Dave Moorman earns seat on school board

Iser and Whitehead reelected

Voters in Las Virgenes Unified School District returned two incumbents and elected one newcomer to the board of education on Tuesday. Four candidates ran for three school board seats. The newest member is Dave Moorman, a tireless fundraiser and volunteer for the local public schools. Incumbents Cindy Iser, a Calabasas attorney, and Gordon Whitehead, an Agoura Hills certified public accountant, […]

Oak Park royalty

Runner goes the distance for charity

Westlake resident Sam Maddox has run marathons in both Los Angeles and New York. This past weekend’s race was different, however, because more than personal accomplishment propelled him to finish the ING New York City Marathon. As one of 16 members of Team Reeve, an athletic fundraising program of the Christopher Reeve Foundation, Maddox personally helped raise more than $2,000 […]

Marmonte Standings

League Overall Newbury 5-1-0 7-2-0 Moorpark 5-1-0 6-3-0 T.O. 4-2-0 7-2-0 Agoura 3-3-0 6-3-0 Royal 3-3-0 5-4-0 Simi Valley 2-4-0 5-4-0 Westlake 2-4-0 3-6-0 Calabasas 0-6-0 0-9-0

Harry Potter hocus pocus

HOGWART’S WEST—Magician Tony Daniels places a levitation spell on Chloe Kuelbs, 5, of Calabasas in the tradition of the mythical school for witchcraft and wizardry during the Harry Potter Celebration at the Calabasas Library last Saturday.

Dismissal of Soloman was unwarranted

Jack Solomon has been abruptly ousted from the Calabasas Planning Commission in a Machiavellian minuet orchestrated by city council members. When he was appointed two-anda-half years ago, he was called “the conscience of the scenic corridor.” During those years, Solomon spoke up forcefully for the environment, only to be outvoted by the pro-developer sentiment that now dominates the commission and […]

Proceeds Donated to Yerba Buena Elementary School

Sandra Bennett donated 100 percent of the proceeds on hand-made “Halloween Survival Kits” which sold for $10 a piece, as well as 100 percent of the proceeds on a “Silent Bid Auction” for three larger Emergency Kits, valued at more than $300. Bennett, associated with Troop Real Estate in Westlake Village, said, “I love my community and it is a […]

Event a success

Heroic firefighters, great weather, donated food and grateful families—the perfect combination for a wonderful community barbecue on Oct. 29 as approximately 1,000 people came to Deerhill Park in Oak Park to say thank you for a job well done to firefighters from Los Angeles County, Ventura County and the city of Los Angeles. I’d like to personally thank many of […]

Ride On roundup

Ounce of prevention best medicine for flu

The single best way to prevent the flu is to get vaccinated each fall, experts say. The American Lung Association in Partnership with Maxim Health Systems has developed an electronic influenza vaccine clinic locator. Go online to the website www.flucliniclocator.org, enter a zip code and a date or dates, and read the information about clinics scheduled in nearby. Good health […]