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Great Race: A couple’s labor of love

By Sophia Fischer sfischer@theacorn.com When 4,000 runners take to the streets of Agoura on March 19 to compete in a series of races, they will mark an important community milestone—the 20th anniversary of the Great Race of Agoura. The anniversary is especially significant because the event, which includes a 10K, a 5K, a half marathon and a kids’ one-mile fun […]


NOTICE OF MODIFICATION & SITE PLAN/ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW APPLICATION APPLICANT: Terri Kupfer 29679 Kimberly Drive Agoura Hills, CA 91301 CASE NO.: 05-MOD-001 LOCATION: 29679 Kimberly Drive (A.P.N. 2056-053-036) REQUEST: Request for a Modification from Zoning Ordinance Section 9243.3(F) to locate a single-story addition within 18 feet of a combined side yard setback instead of 22 feet REVIEWING BODY: Zoning Administrator LOCATION […]

Ear tube surgery is most common surgery for children

Each year, more than half a million ear tube surgeries are performed on children, making it the most common childhood surgery performed with anesthesia. Inserting ear tubes may: •reduce the risk of future ear infection •restore hearing loss caused by middle ear fluid •improve speech problems and balance problems •improve behavior and sleep problems caused by chronic ear infections Ear […]

Teachers have mixed feelings about extending kindergarten pilot

By Stephanie Bertholdo bertholdo@theacorn.com Teachers surveyed in the Las Virgenes Unified School District were lukewarm in the their responses to the possibility of lengthening the school day of kindergarten students. Ann Eklund, district director of early education, presented survey results to board members at a recent board meeting. The kindergarten teachers responded to the anonymous survey on a variety of […]

YMCA plans to add pilot league for youth basketball

YMCA plans to add pilot league for youth basketball Beginning in April, the Triunfo YMCA will become the newest Jr. Lakers youth basketball partner in the Los Angeles area serving Agoura Hills, Oak Park and Westlake Village. The Triunfo YMCA is planning on offering a pilot league for 6 through 14 year olds. The Y’s program will emphasize fun, fair […]

Wolfson an asset to the community

Wolfson an asset to the community Jonathan Wolfson has integrity. I have know Jonathan for the past five years as well as his family. I strongly believe he would be a strong asset to the City of Calabasas. I encourage you to vote for Jonathan Wolfson in the upcoming elections. George Annino Agoura Hills

Fire destroys mobile home

No injuries

No injuries— cause not known A Calabasas mother and her teenage son lost their mobile home in a fire last week. The Los Angeles County Fire Department was dispatched Feb. 16 to the Calabasas Mobile Home Park on Mulholland Highway at about 2:20 p.m. But they didn’t arrive in time to save the structure, which was engulfed in flames. The […]

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CITY OF CALABASAS NOTICE THAT ALL BALLOTS FOR THE GENERAL MUNICIPAL ELECTION TO BE HELD ON TUESDAY, MARCH 8, 2005 WILL BE COUNTED AT A CENTRAL COUNTING PLACE The City Clerk of the City of Calabasas has authorized that Calabasas City Hall, 26135 Mureau Road, Council Chambers is designated as the central place to count the ballots for the General […]