2005-12-01

Hats off to the local ladies



Outdoor ice skating open at The Lakes



The Lakes, a Caruso Affiliated shopping center that opened last summer adjacent to the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, has transformed one of its lakes into an outdoor ice skating rink for the winter season. The rink will be open through Jan. 8. “The ice rink at The Lakes is the only outdoor rink in Ventura County and is one […]

Local girls compete in USA Gymnastics state finals



Learn about love from expert



Dianne Porchia, the Calabasas-based founder of Porchia’s WISH (Whole Integrated-Self Health), will host a free seminar on Tues., Dec. 6 entitled “Commitment To Love: A New Approach In Loving Communication.” Porchia will talk about “The Nine Traps Of Unconscious Loving”and how to build a solid foundation for a successful relationship, and also how to improve your communication skills and reconnect […]

Trojans on the verge of history



There’s no denying it. Standing on the Howard Jones Football Field during the USC football team’s practice Tuesday evening, it’s clear that with each drill, each tackle, each snap of the ball, the No. 1 team in the nation is preparing for the game that will have the entire nation watching this Saturday when they take on UCLA at the […]

Yaroslavsky slated to narrate ‘Lincoln Portrait’



Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky will bring the sensibilities of a political figure to his first public performance as narrator of Aaron Copland’s “Lincoln Portrait” at 8 p.m. Fri., Dec. 2 at CSUN’s Performing Arts Center. “Copland’s ‘Lincoln Portrait’ is evocative of one of the most significant periods in our history and the role that one of our greatest […]

Attention, CD thief



I live in the Fountainwood area of Agoura Hills. The other night someone went into my car that was parked in my driveway, and took a small black CD case. I am a yoga instructor and the items in that case were my collection of yoga CDs. I’m almost positive that whoever you are, you really have no interest in […]

Cozy 3-Bedroom Cottage in Lovely Granada Hills Neighborhood



This rose-covered cottage in the Granada Hills neighborhood features a remodeled kitchen, great floor plan, large family room with stone fireplace, cute back yard with fruit trees and three cozy bedrooms. For more information on this property priced at $599,000, call Eric Alter and Tom Bernold of Coldwell Banker Center at (805) 495-1048.

Charming and Upgraded Agoura Hills Home



This 3-4 bedroom pool home was extensively remodeled with stone style flooring, friezee carpet, french windows and doors, plus recessed lighting. Enter through the oak and leaded glass door with side panels. The sunken living room has a stone fireplace and an oak french bay window. French windows also enhance the dining and family rooms. The remodeled kitchen has newer […]

Don’t let dangerous driving ruin holidays



The holiday season can be the most dangerous time of the year for drivers and pedestrians. Given that speeding is a factor in roughly 30 percent of all traffic fatalities, there are plenty of reasons to slow down this holiday season. And as the season kicks off, here are four major points to keep in mind, courtesy of Autobytel’s “Take […]


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