2006-03-30

LVUSD test score highlights



+Las Virgenes Unified School District scored 860 out of 1,000 +LVUSD scored in the top 10 percent of 8,000 schools tested +Every elementary and middle school in the district posted scores above 800 +Agoura and Calabasas high schools earned 818 and 822 respectively +Yerba Buena Elementary School earned the highest base API score of 925 +On a scale of 1 […]

Boy competes in state geography bee



In what city is the California state-level National Geographic Bee held ? The answer is Sacramento. While this question might have been a brain teaser for some, the answer was obvious to Sam Geldin, a 12-year-old seventh grader at Medea Creek Middle School in Oak Park. Sam will be competing in the geography bee state finals this year. On March […]

Silent auction items needed



The Wellness Community Valley/Ventura will celebrate 15 years of providing support, education and hope to people fighting cancer at the 15th anniversary gala fundraiser on June 9 at Sherwood Country Club in Westlake Village. The Wellness Community is requesting silent and live auction items for the gala. Proceeds will benefit the organization’s free programs. The gala will culminate a week […]

Agoura Arsenal wins baseball tournament by scoring runs in bunches



Calabasas Method Fest takes center stag



Want to see a movie before it becomes the next “Blair Witch Project,” “Pi” or “El Mariachi?” The eighth annual Method Fest, open to industry professionals and the public, begins tomorrow night in Calabasas with the Los Angeles premiere of Jason Matzner’s “Dreamland,” starring Agnes Bruckner, Kelli Garner, John Corbett, Justin Long and Gina Gershon. It’s the story of a […]

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The Agoura Hills Library presents the following activities in April. The library is at 29901 Ladyface Court, Agoura Hills. N a t i o n a l L i b r a r y Week 2006 will be celebrated with a countywide book sale and bake sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sat., April 1. The book sale will […]

Joan Osborne



Both the top lister and top sales awards for January went to Joan Osborne at Prudential California Realty’s Camarillo office. She has consistently won these awards and many more since becoming a real estate sales professional in 1962. Osborne’s other accolades include Prudential’s Chairman’s Platinum, Chairman’s Gold and President’s Circle awards. These are presented in honor of outstanding production. She […]

Ventura County grand jury seeks participation from community



Some residents in Ventura County want to do more to fulfill their civic obligation than just pay taxes. In an effort to identify the more altruistic among us, the Ventura County grand jury recently hosted a public open house to recruit new members. Grand juries were incorporated into the United States judicial system in 1791 under the Fifth Amendment. California […]

A step back in history



Free women’s health screenings



Free women’s health screenings for underinsured and uninsured women are scheduled from 9 a.m. to noon Sat., April 8 at Kaiser Permanente, 365 E. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. The first 100 women may receive breast self-exam and breast cancer education, a breast exam by a healthcare provider, a mammogram and a pap smear, blood pressure screening, cholesterol and diabetes screening […]


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