Five run for two seats on Oak Park MAC

Voters in Oak Park will choose between two incumbents and three challengers in November’s election. Two existing members of the Oak Park Municipal Advisory Council (MAC) and three others are running for two seats in the upcoming election. Originally elected in November 1995 and 2000 respectively, incumbents Todd Haines and Deena Parry have decided to seek reelection. Challenging for the […]

AAUW to sip coffee, chat, then host education event

The American Association of University Women (AAUW), Thousand Oaks Branch, will host a Coffee and Chat at 9 a.m. Sat., Sept. 4 at Greenhouse Café, 652 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. "Find out who’s who and what’s what" and how to get involved with AAUW. New, old and current members are welcome to attend. For information on this event, please […]

Nursing mothers have their own support groups

La Leche League of T.O. offers mother-to-mother breast-feeding support and information for pregnant or breastfeed-ing moms in a relaxed atmosphere. The group will meet at 10 a.m. Wed., Sept. 1 at the Newbury Park Library, 2331 Borchard Road, Newbury Park. Babies are welcome and the meetings are free. For information, call Liz at (805) 375-9355. La Leche League of Agoura […]

Pet of the Week

‘JUST SO YOU KNOW––I DON’T LIKE OTHER CATS’—Sadie, a 10-year-old female brown tabby is very talkative and friendly with people, but she doesn’t get along with other cats, so she’ll be the perfect single pet from the Agoura Animal Shelter at 29525 Agoura Road. Ask about identification No. A1178632. Occasionally pets have already been adopted, so please call (818) 991-0071 […]

Famed classical guitarist to perform at Pepperdine

The Pepperdine University Center for the Arts 2004-05 season gets underway at 8 p.m. Sat., Sept. 18 in Smothers Theatre with a concert by classical guitarist Christopher Parkening and baritone Jubilant Sykes. Tickets, priced at $60, are currently on sale and available by calling (310) 506-4522. The theater is on the campus at 24255 Pacific Coast Hwy., Malibu. The concert […]

Air Force band performs

Volunteers needed

United Way of Ventura County is inviting volunteers to participate in a "Day of Caring" event from 9 a.m. to noon Sat., Sept. 11. All volunteers will receive a "Day of Caring" T-shirt for their participation and are invited to attend a free fiesta breakfast at the United Way, 1317 Del Norte Road in Camarillo. Cisco’s Mexican Restaurant in Camarillo […]


THURS., AUG. 26 My Neighbor’s a Skunk National Park Service Visitor Center Courtyard, 401 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks, is site of "On the Edge: People & Wildlife Program" at 7 p.m. Sponsored by NPS, Mountains Restoration Trust, California Wildlife Center, The Nature of Wildworks and the Mountain Lion Foundation, the program will teach residents how to avoid people/wildlife conflicts. […]


Agoura Two extension ladders valued at $400 were stolen between 5 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Aug. 10 in the 2400 block of Sierra Creek Road. Also stolen from a carport at the same location on Aug. 12 were 30 vintage books valued at $500. Agoura Hills Two mailboxes were knocked over ($250 damages) by a vehicle around 3 a.m. Aug. […]

Detailing shop a nice addition to Agoura Hills

Detailing shop a nice addition to Agoura Hills Finally, the Agoura Hills Planning Commission has approved a vehicle detailing shop on the corner of Canwood Street and Reyes Adobe Road. After living in Agoura Hills for 13 years, looking at that corner that looks like a dump with trash and standing water always present, it’s a relief to have a […]