Meteor shower tomorrow

Before sunrise tomorrow, watch the skies for what’s expected to be a spectacular meteor shower, NASA officials said. From late July through August every year, meteors called Perseids fly out of the constellation Perseus into the night skies. Stargazers this month will see colorful fireballs, occasional outbursts and usually long hours of gracefully streaking meteors, according to NASA. Experts say […]

Local students attend special seminar

The following students were among the 250 students selected from more than 1,200 applicants to attend Pepperdine University’s annual Youth Citizenship Seminar (YCS) held recently on the Malibu campus: Agoura: James Leonard of Agoura High School. Oak Park: Brooke Cowgill of Oak Park High School and Jennifer Nunez of La Reina High School. Thousand Oaks: Michelle Gorback and Adam Potischman, […]

On top of the world

Jordan Cohen

Jordan Cohen, estates director at Re/Max Olson & Associates, Inc., estate brokerage, Westlake Village office was commended for his production in June with sales totaling over $7.9 million. Cohen was the no. 1 agent for all the Re/Max offices in California for 2004 (about 10,000 agents). In addition, he ranked no. 4 in the United States and no. 6 worldwide, […]

Pierce to open registratio

The Encore and Oasis older adult educational, cultural and wellness programs at Pierce College invite seniors in the San Fernando and Conejo Valleys to register for fall classes on Wed., Aug. 17 from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Campus Center at Los Angeles Pierce College, 6201 Winnetka Avenue in Woodland Hills. Fitness class demonstrations will be given during […]

Calabasas alumnus to attend UCLA film/ TV school

Mark Humphrey, a 2003 graduate of Calabasas High School, has been admitted as a film and television major at UCLA for the fall term. Mark has been a student in the UCLA Honors Program since fall 2003. At UCLA, Mark writes for the Daily Bruin newspaper and covers music and entertainment for its weekly db Magazine. This summer, he is […]

The Lakes opens with a splash

C E L E B R ATE—F a h y a Markbreiter watches as her daughter Nicole, 7, and her friend Emily Keith, 5, are stumped by the ring trick during opening festivities last week for The Lakes shopping center in Thousand Oaks ring trick. Below, 1-year-old Samantha Schmidt of Westlake Village enjoys the scenery. The new shopping center is […]

Stately Tudor Estate Situated on about 1.5 Acres

This stately tudor estate is gated and private with about 1.5 acre of usable lot. The 5-bedroom, 5.5-bath home features a grand entry with spiral stairway, formal living and dining rooms plus a handsome family room with gentlemen’s bar. Highlights include a remodeled kitchen with custom cabinetry, granite counters and top-of-theline appliances. Additional features are beautiful french doors and leaded […]

Westlake ‘high seas’ adventure

Players use summer to spring into fall

The Agoura High baseball team, beginning its bid to be a strong contender during the Marmonte League ‘06 spring season, completed play in the Valley Invitational Baseball League with a 16-9 record and seventh place in the 22-team league. It was the best showing by a local team. Agoura Head Coach Scott Deck is optimistic about the Chargers’ future, but […]