Park Service offering shuttle service

The National Park Service is providing a new shuttle program called ParkLINK that will take riders to the beach and other stops in the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, including Malibu Creek State Park. The charge is $1 for each ride or $5 for a day pass. Officials say riders will enjoy spectacular vistas while riding in comfort. They […]

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Filled with unsightly, overgrown weeds, the center divider on Kanan Road in Oak Park was in dire need of cleaning up, according to an article in The Acorn this week in 1975. After Ventura County submitted a high estimate, a landscaping contract for the work was awarded to a Van Nuys nursery. Plants and grass were to be installed along […]

Learning the culture of other countries

oncert to benefit potlight the Arts

Spotlight the Arts Foundation will host a benefit concert featuring contemporary instrumental music by pianist/composer Aaron Meyer at 7:30 p.m. Sat., July 23 at the Louis B. Mayer Theater on the Motion Picture and Television Fund campus, 23388 Mulholland Drive, Woodland Hills. In presenting this performance, Spotlight the Arts intends to showcase local talent and raise money toward the construction […]

David Friedman

David Friedman was congratulated by broker/ owner Syd Leibovitch and Calabasas branch manager Lu Duffy for his outstanding achievements. Friedman closed seven deals in the past 30 days for a total of $5 million in closed sales. He currently has $6 million in listings and $6 million in escrow. Friedman continues to be one of the top producers company wide […]

Upgrades for Mae Boyer

Workers will soon replace the 15-year-old play equipment at Mae Boyer Park in Oak Park. The board of directors for the Rancho Simi Recreation and Park District will review the project during the board’s meeting on Thurs., July 21 at the Oak Park Community Center and Gardens, 1000 N. Kanan Road. Residents are encouraged to attend to learn more about […]

League installs new board

Assistance League of Conejo Valley recently installed its 20052006 board of directors during a luncheon at North Ranch Country Club with over 60 members in attendance. MaryKay Phanstiel will serve as president for a second term. Other elected officers include Yana Packard, vice president of membership; Carol Garris, vice president of philanthropy; Shirley Eichhorn, vice president of fundraising; Barbara Suciu, […]

Westlake High pair earn McDonald’s scholarships

Two Westlake High School seniors were among the 25 graduating high school seniors awarded $1,000 scholarships through the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southern California/Scholars of Tomorrow program. Lydia Lo of Thousand Oaks and Shaira Hameed of Westlake Village were selected for “excelling in the classroom and demonstrating leadership in the community,” according to Clayton Paschen III, president of the […]

Broadway in Malibu

Magnificent North Ranch Estate

Built in 2001, this magnificent North Ranch Mediterranean estate has almost every amenity possible. The 5-bedroom home is almost 8,000 square feet with a grand entry, state-of-the-art kitchen, office, game room, media room, sweeping spiral staircase with travertine stairs, exercise room off the master and more. The resort-quality backyard is designed by renowned landscape architect James Dean with stone pool, […]