2005-10-13

Family hosting exchange student



The Rotary International’s worldwide Student Exchange program is sponsoring Yusi Guo from Beijing who will stay one year with the family of Thousand Oaks Rotary Club member Tony Principe. The Principes live in Westlake Village Yusi, 16, is in the 11th grade at Westlake High School where she hopes to make the school’s varsity basketball team. Other Rotary Club members […]

Registration for the Great Pumpkin Runs now underway



The Thousand Oaks-Westlake Village Regional Chamber of Commerce is now taking registrations for the 27th annual 5K, 10K Great Pumpkin Runs, 1-mile walk/run and Health Fair scheduled for Sun., Oct. 30 at the Westlake Village Civic Center, 31200 Oak Crest Drive, Westlake Village. Registration will open at 7 a.m., with the races and walks starting at 8 a.m. The health […]

Check October, it’s breast cancer awareness month



Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women. This year, 213,000 women and 1,700 men will learn they have the disease. If caught early, breast cancer can be readily treated and often cured. Years ago, the only treatment for breast cancer was a mastectomy, surgical removal of the entire breast. Now, doctors can allow most women with earlystage cancer […]

Other local football matchup

Thousand Oaks (4-1) at Westlake (1-4) Agoura (3-2) at Royal (3-2)

Outlook: Since 1973, Westlake and Thousand Oaks have faced off 25 times. Both schools have won 11 games and there have been three ties. Westlake let a 16-point halftime lead slip away against Simi Valley last week en route to a 29-23 loss, the Warriors fourth straight defeat and second loss in Marmonte play. Unless Westlake can find a way […]

Ditto on SUVs



A tip of the hat to Michael Reardon for his letter addressing the dangerous situation in the Oak Park area regarding the moms who are driving their kids to school in their Escalades or Navigators, completely engrossed in their cellphone conversations. Michael steps up and is unafraid to address something many may find politically incorrect. The day before I saw […]

More support for Koehler



I endorse Bill Koehler for city council. First, Bill’s experience makes him the most qualified candidate to hold a position on our city council. Bill has been on the city planning commission for about 12 years, including five years as chairman. Before that, Bill was the president of the Morrison Ranch Homeowners Association. I have known Bill for about five […]

Maria Sais



Maria Sais is being congratulated by Syd Leibovitch, president/broker of Paramount Rodeo Realty and Demetra Kalivas, branch manager of the Woodland Hills office for her volume of over $1.4 million in listings and $1.6 million in opened escrows for the month. Reach Maria Sais at (818) 9991-2030 or on her cell at (818) 427-5670. Visit her website at www.maria sais.com.


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