Tips on crime prevention

Residents can learn how to protect themselves from crime by following these simple, common sense suggestions. Share these tips with your neighbors and friends too, and make it tough for criminals to work in your neighborhood. While You Are at Home Always keep your doors and windows locked. Install deadbolt locks on all your doors. Keep your home well lit […]

Weekly speakers coming to Rotary meetings

The Rotary Club of Calabasas/ Agoura Hills meets at 12:10 p.m. Thursdays at the Native Cafe, 23536 Calabasas Road, Calabasas. Visitors and guests are always welcome. For information about the club, call (818) 888-0138. The roster of upcoming guest speakers is as follows: Thurs., March 23: Dr. Terry Paulson, “the Will Rogers of management consultants.” Reservations required; call the above […]

Seuss comes alive on stage

Calabasas High School will present “Seussical, the Musical” at 7 p.m. from Tues., March 21 to Sat., March 25 in the campus theater at 22855 Mulholland Hwy., Cala-basas. There will also be a 2 p.m. performance on March 25. Tickets range from $7 to $10 and are available by calling (818) 222-9991. The musical involves all the familiar Dr. Seuss […]

Does IQ or personality lead to success?

Is focusing on academic achievement the answer for success in life or is guidance in developing social skills more important? What the researchers say Professor Rebecca Marcon from the University of Northern Florida told Business Week magazine, “Students trained in social and emotional skills perform better in future school years . . . Boys who attend kindergartens that focus on […]

Would like to be treated better

Many thanks for your informative and balanced article on the spike in traffic citations (“License and Registration, Please,” March 9). Having been recently cited by the Lost Hills Sheriff’s Station for an unlawful right turn, I have personal experience with this “out of control” department. Not only was the citation highly questionable, but the officer was both surly and arrogant, […]

Dick and Terry Goodrich

Terry and Dick Goodrich were recently recognized by manager Bob Verna of the Westlake Village Centre office of Coldwell Banker for their outstanding performance in 2005. For the second year in a row, the Goodrich Team achieved recognition within the prestigious Coldwell Banker’s International President’s Elite. This honor is reserved for fewer than 4 percent of the realtors within the […]

Bond measure gets school board approval

The Las Virgenes Unified School District has voted unanimously to place a $128 million bond measure on the June ballot. The cost to voters will be no more than $25 per $100,000 property valuation, the school district said. Each school in the district outlined projects that were needed over the next 10 years. According to the school board’s Terilyn Finders, […]

Women’s club to show fashions

The Westlake Women’s Club will present its 37th annual spring fundraiser, “Fashions on Parade,” at 10 a.m. Fri., April 21 at the Hyatt Westlake Plaza, 880 S. Westlake Blvd., Westlake Village. The public is invited. The festivities include a complimentary champagne reception, piano music, silent auction, boutique shopping, raffle, door prizes and gourmet luncheon. The Oaks mall will present fashions […]

Expo offers camp advice

Families are invited to attend the “Kids, Camps and Connections Expo” from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sat., March 18 at the Agoura Hills/Calabasas Community Center, 27040 Malibu Hills Road, Calabasas. The event will provide information on a wide variety of day and residential camps, plus family friendly travel. Call (888) 544-1042 or visit www. whatsupforkidsexpo.com.

Borealis to host grand opening event

Adventurers are invited to take part in the festivities as Borealis Expedition Adventure Resource celebrates its grand opening beginning at noon, Sat., March 18 at the store in the Janss Marketplace, Thousand Oaks. The family event will feature live music, a climbing wall, gear and hiking clinics and prize raffles. The store, which prides itself on being “the ultimate resource […]