2002-01-10

Free seminars address senior fitness, avoiding injuries while skiing



Free seminars address senior fitness, avoiding injuries while skiing Physicians from West Valley Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine will present two free patient education talks on Wed., Jan. 16 in the Conejo Valley. The medical group’s physicians are residents of the local community and are team physicians for several of the local schools. The talks are part of a series being […]

How to be a roadside Good Samaritan



Knowing what to do in case you encounter a car crash can go a long way toward driving down the risk of injury and even death. Here, from the U. S. Department of Transportation (DOT), are five steps even untrained bystanders may be able to take: 1. Stop to help. Park a safe distance from the crash site, and turn […]

Computer classes for seniors now being offered



Computer classes for seniors now being offered Adults ages 50 and up are invited to participate in the Senior Recreation Program of Agoura Hills. Registered program participants may enroll in many classes including a "Beginning Computer Class" offered from noon to 1 p.m. Thursdays, Jan. 17 through Feb. 21 at the Agoura Hills Recreation Center, 30610 Thousand Oaks Blvd. In […]

Medders a coach’s delight



Lyndsey Medders stars for the Harvard-Westlake girls’ basketball team. At the beginning this week, the team had a record of 10-5 despite playing a grueling nonleague schedule. "Team-wise, my goal for the next two years is to go 20-0," said Medders, who notes that she’s the only returning starter from last year’s championship team (Danielle Butte, also a junior, is […]

Auto show highlights

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The all new 2002 BMW 7 Series debuts


Acorn Automotive Editor The all new 2002 BMW 7 Series debuts The new BMW 7 Series made its North American debut at the Greater Los Angeles Auto Show last week. The flagship 745i and the long wheelbase 745Li were shown prior to going on sale at the end of this month. According to BMW, the fourth generation flagship sets new […]

Vandals strike on New Year’s Eve at Annandale



Lost Hills Sheriff’s Station is investigating a rash of New Year’s Eve tire-slashing incidents at the Annandale condominium complex in Agoura Hills. Vandals cut the tires on 19 vehicles between 1 and 8 a.m. on Jan. 1, according to reports. A single tire was slashed on 15 of them, according to sheriff’s Dep. J.T. Manwell. Four vehicles had two tires […]

Lots of laughs on the way



Lots of laughs on the way Santa Susana Improv Comedy presents "Got Comedy…The Lost Episodes" at 7:30 p.m. on Sat., Jan. 12 in the Scherr Forum Theatre at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza. The group presents music parodies and improvisational comedy in an interactive format that includes audience suggestions. Their performance will track various eras of comedy from the […]

Music/movement classes coming to Calabasas



Music/movement classes coming to Calabasas The city of Calabasas Community Services Depart-ment is offering a Mommy/Daddy & Me Music and Movement class from 11 to 11:35 a.m. on Tuesdays at the Calabasas Tennis & Swim Center and from 11 to 11:35 a.m. on Fridays at De Anza Park, beginning the week of Jan. 21 and running for eight weeks. The […]

Scores from earlier this week



The Oaks Christian boys’ basketball team improved to 13-0 after beating AGBU, 89-32, Tuesday night in a game played in Westlake Village. Michael Hornbuckle, a 6-foot-2 sophomore guard scored 17 points to lead the Lions, while Alec Avedissian, a 6-foot-2 sophomore guard, had 13, and Scott Freeman, a 6-foot-2 freshman forward, added 10. The Calabasas girls’ basket-ball team improved to […]

Mini announces prices



Mini announces prices In preparation for the brand’s U.S. launch this spring, MINI announced pricing for the MINI Cooper and MINI Cooper S. The base MSRP for the 115 hp MINI Cooper is $16,850 and $19,850 for the 163 hp MINI Complementing MINI’s size, both models are competitively priced yet offer the high levels of standard and optional features expected […]


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