First-year coach pleased with progress

Joe Snyder and Jim Benkert, the longtime coach of the Westlake High School football team, have taken over as the co-head coaches of the Westlake track team this year. Snyder, who also coaches cross country during the fall and who worked with distance runners on the track team the past several years as an assistant coach, said the new coaching […]

L.A. planners call for Heschel changes

By John Loesing Acorn Staff Writer The Los Angeles Regional Planning Commission last week told Heschel West School officials to make several changes to the proposal for a new school east of Old Agoura. The commission wants the 165,000 square-foot Jewish Dayschool to make planning revisions that include improvements in grading, carpooling and lighting, among other items, according to a […]

Park superintendent wants better trails

Improved trails, community involvement
are top priorities of new

Improved trails, community involvement are top priorities of new superintendent By John Loesing Acorn Staff Writer Almost 470,000 people visit the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area each year. Woody Smeck, the SMMNRA superintendent, can’t greet them all, but he’d like to. The affable 40-year-old served as the park interim superintendent for 18 months following the departure of former boss […]


CITY OF CALABASAS A1–NOTICE INVITING SEALED BIDS LAS VIRGENES ROAD MEDIAN IMPROVEMENTS SPECIFICATION NO. 98-9-10 FEDERAL FUNDED PROJECT #HP21L-5463 (010) IN THE CITY OF CALABASAS, CALIFORNIA PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Calabasas as AGENCY, invites sealed bids for the above stated project and will receive such bids in the office of the City Clerk, 26135 Mureau […]

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FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT The following person(s) is(are) doing business as: 1) ESSEX BUSINESS SERVICES 5699 Kanan Rd, Ste. 358, Agoura Hills, CA 91301. Essex of Oak Park, Inc. 5699 Kanan Rd., Ste 358, Agoura Hills, CA 91301. This business is conducted a corporation. The registrant commenced to transact business under the fictitious name or names listed has not yet […]

Indian Hills art students stand out

Indian Hills art students stand out Fifteen Indian Hills High School art students recently exhibited their work at the Calabasas Homegrown Festival for the Environment at De Anza Park. All works were made from recycled materials such as hub caps, shipping crates and milk cartons. In the Ventura County Youth Art Show and Competition themed "The World Around Us," Indian […]

Coyotes track team battles adversity

The Calabasas boys’ track team won the Frontier League championship last year but this year—in their first year competing in the tough Marmonte League—the Coyotes under head coach Ken Kennett have faced hard times. "It’s been extremely difficult," Kennett said at the Marmonte League track championships last Friday at Royal High School in Simi Valley. "The league is very, very […]

Drug dealers also don’t want Boys and Girls Clubs in local areas

There are a few people who continue to voice the opinion that Boys and Girls Clubs are a good thing but should not be allowed on school property, even though the schools’ principals and the school site councils have recommended approval after extensive evaluations. Why has approval been recommended? Because of the benefit to the children primarily, but also because […]

Fundraising drive tries to minimize cutbacks in Las Virgenes schools

Las Virgenes Educational Foundation, an all-volunteer nonprofit organization dedicated to ensuring the quality of educational opportunities for children in Las Virgenes Unified School District (LVUSD), has been campaigning to raise $3 million to prevent projected cutbacks from the district’s budget in the 2003/2004 academic year. The LVUSD Board of Education is expected to make its first round of recommended cutbacks […]


Notice is hereby given under and pursuant to Chapter 10, Section 21705 of the Division 8 of the Business and Professions Code and provisions of Section 21703. The right, title and interest of the following person or persons listed below, will be sold at public auction sale at Conejo Valley U-Store-It, 29055 Agoura Road, Agoura, CA., 91301. on May 17, […]

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