Bob Larkin, a former Ventura County Republican Party chairman, has filed papers to oppose state Assemblywoman Audra Strickland (RThousand Oaks) in the 37th Assembly district. Larkin, who lives in Westlake Village, owns an insurance agency. He and his wife, Donna, have six children and five grandchildren. The primary election will be held on Tues., June 6.
One old axiom goes, “April showers bring May flowers,” while another advises, “Bloom where you are planted.” Volunteers certainly take root in the communities-and in the hearts-of those they serve. There are lots of opportunities to grow as an individual through sharing your time, even just a few hours a week. Camarillo: Interface Children Family Services is seeking volunteers interested […]
Even an unrelenting downpour and one absent CIF official couldn’t keep the Westlake swim team out of the pool Tuesday afternoon for a scheduled dual meet with Adolfo Camarillo. And although the times of the performance won’t be official-thanks to the apparently hydrophobic gentleman from CIF-head coach Todd Irmas kept a positive spin on the event. “Hey, at least it […]
Curious visitors will get a hands-on experience with sea stars, gentle swell sharks, crabs, sea urchins, sea cucumbers, snails, and abalone at “Museum Gone Wet & Wild: Awesome Aquatic Adventures,” from noon to 3 p.m. Sat., April 8 at the Ventura County Museum of History & Art, 100 E. Main St., Ventura. Marine biologists and UCSB students will use an […]
A sign is posted at the entrance of the Calabasas Library and also at the entrance of the adjacent building which reads: Smoking is not permitted in this building. Warning: This building contains chemicals known to The State of California to cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm. Calif. Health & Safety Code Sec. 25249.6. Both buildings are owned […]
Syd Leibovitch, president/broker of Paramount Rodeo Realty, and Branch Manager Marie Cole of the Simi Valley office, recently congratulated Sharon Staples for her sales production of $3.23 million. Sharon’s knowledge and experience of the real estate markets both at home and abroad and how she adapts these strengths to selling homes is certainly a factor in her success, said Leibovitch. […]
Speed limits in Calabasas might be set too slow or too fast in particular areas and Calabasas Public Works Director Robert Yalda plans to conduct a speed survey to make any necessary adjustments. The state requires cities to conduct a speed limit survey every seven years. Cities will generally set up radar in an unmarked car (unmarked so that drivers […]
Samantha Spencer, an eighthgrade student at Los Cerritos Middle School in Thousand Oaks, was honored as 2005 Youth of the Year by the Boys & Girls Clubs of Conejo and Las Virgenes during a dinner at the Tierra Rejada Golf Club on Sun., April 2. Throughout the year, Boys & Girls Clubs select members as Youths of the Month. Youth […]