Library needs volunteer help

The Friends of the Agoura Hills Library are seeking volunteers to assist them with their move from the present Las Virgenes Library, 29130 Roadside Drive, to the new Agoura Hills Library, 29901 Ladyface Court, just off Agoura Road, east of the Renaissance Hotel. Volunteers will be needed to work at both sites 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Mondays through to […]

Westlake Women’s Club to host garage sale to help victims Event is planned for this Saturday

Westlake Women’s Club to host garage sale to help victims Event is planned for this Saturday The Westlake Village Women’s Club (evening section) is sponsoring a garage sale from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., this Sat., Oct. 6 at 3230 Windriver Circle, Westlake Village. All proceeds from the sale will be used to support the U.S. and the victims of […]

Inoculations fight flu before it gets you

Influenza often strikes hard and fast and for an estimated 40,000 Americans it can be fatal. For most individuals, influenza or "flu" is a virulent infection that causes severe aches, chills, fever and a persistent cough, leaving them bedridden for days and lethargic for weeks. But for people over age 50, an attack of influenza can lead to serious long-lasting […]

Calabasas resident joins scholar’s society

Jacqueline Raphael of Calabasas has accepted membership in the National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS) and will be honored during a campus ceremony this fall at the University of Wisconsin at Madison. NSCS is a highly selective, national nonprofit honors organization that recognizes first and second year undergraduate students who excel academically. "NSCS provides the opportunity for students, like Jacqueline, […]

Agoura Bibile Fellowship lists upcoming services

"Living Large for God" will be Pastor Dave Gudgel’s message at the 9:30 and 11 a.m. services on Sun., Oct. 7 at the Agoura Bible Fellowship (ABF), 5564 Foothill Drive, Agoura Hills. This is part of his continuing series on "The Prayer of Jabez," taken from a prayer from a little-known Bible hero in I Chronicles. "The prayer of Jabez […]

Terrorists attacks have backfired

As all Americans should, the Community Resource Council (CRC) condemns the terrorist acts against the United States on Sept. 11. The irony is that the very attacks intended to tear us apart ended up bringing us closer together. CRC, a local, grassroots nonprofit organization providing a variety of services to our local communities, challenges the citizens of the Conejo and […]

For the record

Due to the editor’s defective typing, New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani’s last name was misspelled in a photo caption last week. We had it with two "L"s. An event was cancelled for last Saturday, but notification came after our deadline. We apologize to anyone who was inconvenienced by going to a celebration of the acquisition of Zuniga Pond. That […]

Equestrian school decides to get people into the act

Foxfield Riding School in Westlake Village has introduced a new sport called "peoplejumping." What is peoplejumping? It’s just like jumping horses around a course—but the jumpers going over the obstacles are human, not equine. Peoplejumping has always been a popular pastime for kids at Foxfield, especially the ones at summer camp. Billy Postel of Newbury Park decided to make it […]

Camp welcomes adults with cancer

Cancer Hope Foundation, a nonprofit organization, will offer its first Camp Keepsake program on Oct. 26 to 28 at Camp Mt. Crags in Calabasas. The camp welcomes adults with cancer along with up to five members of their family and/or friends to attend this cost-free camp that includes accommodations in cabins, meals, entertainment as well as on-site medical care. Attendees […]

Brookside to host fall fest

Brookside Elementary School will host its first Fall Festival and Boutique from noon to 4 p.m., Sun., Oct. 28 on the school campus at 165 N. Satinwood Ave., Oak Park. The festival will include games, inflatables, a rock climbing wall, pumpkin painting, a petting zoo, food and much more. The boutique will feature many local vendors selling crafts, jewelry, children’s […]