2001-09-13

We need consistent water billing periods



My extremely high water bill recently received from the Las Virgenes Municipal Water District (LVMWD) prompted my closer examination of my bill. I noticed that my previous six bills, going back to last August, had billing periods of 57 to 62 days, averaging 61 days. My latest bill, covering the hottest time of year when we normally consume the greatest […]

DISCUSSING TRAFFIC—Agoura Hills Mayor Ed Corridori, left, and City Councilman Jeff Reinhardt, center, meet with U.S. Rep. Brad Sherman (D) at his Woodland Hills office and discuss transportation issues relative to the city. Topics included improvements to



DISCUSSING TRAFFIC—Agoura Hills Mayor Ed Corridori, left, and City Councilman Jeff Reinhardt, center, meet with U.S. Rep. Brad Sherman (D) at his Woodland Hills office and discuss transportation issues relative to the city. Topics included improvements to the Kanan Road/101 Freeway interchange (slated to begin next year) and the possible expansion of bicycle routes linking Oak Park to the Santa […]

Theme ideas wanted for 2002 CVD



The Conejo Valley Days (CVD) office will be accepting theme ideas for the spring 2002 Conejo Valley Days event through Fri., Oct. 5. The theme should be short, no more than one line, and capture the spirit of the annual community festival. Entries are limited to three per person. The winner will ride in the Conejo Valley Days Parade and […]

Children’s sports injuries can be prevented



Children’s sports injuries can be prevented You encourage your children to play sports because you know it can be good for them. But you also worry that they’ll get hurt. Every year, children experience sprains and strains, growth plate injuries, repetitive motion injuries, and heat-related injuries. Here are some things you can do to help prevent or reduce the risk […]

Local woman receives master’s



Erin Kelly of Oak Park will receive a master’s of science degree in exercise and sport sciences from Ithaca (New York) College’s Division of Graduate Studies, following completion of summer fieldwork. She previously earned a bachelor of science degree from SUNY Binghamton.

Words of Hope



Words of Hope By Dr. Jon Wilson Within the next minute, someone in North America will attempt to take his or her own life. Within an hour, at least one will have succeeded. Around the world, more than 1,000 people a day die as a result of suicide. Most authorities estimate eight or ten unsuccessful attempts for every death. This […]

Channel Islands Ballet to perform



Channel Islands Ballet will perform "Postcards from France" at 7:30 p.m., Sat., Sept. 29 and at 2:30 p.m., Sun., Sept. 30 in the Scherr Forum at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., Thousand Oaks. The production features "Pas de six de la Vivandiere" choreographed by Arthur Saint Leon, a world premiere by internationally acclaimed French […]

Landscaping destroyed roses



I live in a townhouse at the end of Alizia Canyon. The homeowners (Westcom) association informed us that "a new landscape company was hired to remove what you have planted or it will be destroyed." Some of us planted roses years ago. One gentleman had roses in his wife’s memory. She died from cancer. He was not granted a reprieve. […]


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