Scuffle at Community Center

Authorities dispersed a crowd of 50 people that had gathered outside of the Agoura/Calabasas Community Center at 10 p.m. on April 9. According to reports, a fight started by a group of young men inside the center spilled outside and resulted in the injury of two people. Sheriff’s deputies were called to the scene, but no arrests were made. Inside, […]

T.O./Westlake Chamber recognized as one of the state’s best

The Thousand OaksWestlake Village Regional Chamber of Commerce has earned 4-star accreditation from the U. S. Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber completed the rigorous accreditation process at the end of 2005, and was informed recently that it had been awarded 4-star accreditation for “its effective organizational procedures and outstanding contribution to positive change in the community.” “Accreditation is one of […]

Local teacher chosen for national seminar

Agoura Hills resident Laurie Charnley, an English teacher at Channel Islands High School in Oxnard, has been selected from a national applicant pool to attend one of 28 summer study opportunities supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities. The Endowment is a federal agency that each summer supports seminars and institutes at colleges and universities throughout the country so […]

Earth Week encourages families to walk more

Westlake Village artist to exhibit work

“Illusions of Timelessness,” an exhibit of photographic images by Westlake Village resident Terese Pencak Schwartz, opens Tues., May 2 at Gardens of the World, 2001 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., Thousand Oaks. The show continues through June 4, with an artist’s reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Sat., May 6. Gardens of the World is open Tuesday through Sunday from 9 […]

Neta and Tom Foster

Prudential California Realty welcomes the veteran team of Tom and Neta Foster to the Thousand Oaks regional office. The Fosters recently moved to the Conejo Valley to continue their real estate career of over 30 combined years. Since moving to Southern California in 1967, they lived in the La Canada Flintridge area. The Fosters specialize in residential, commercial, investment properties, […]

Parents needed to help with curriculum

The Las Virgenes Unified School District is seeking residents who live within the district’s attendance area to serve on the district Curriculum Council for a two-year term ending June 2008. Applicants need not be teachers or former teachers and a college degree is not necessary. Applicants should have a strong interest in curriculum and instruction in the school district. The […]

Players raise more than the bet

JANN HENDRY/Acorn NewspaperNO BLUFF-Dealer Russ Whalen directs a game of Texas Hold ‘Em at last weekend’s poker and bingo fundraiser to help refurbish the Calabasas High School lunch area. CHS parent John Muellerleft, feels good about the hand he’s dealt. Chris Godfrey (standing with arms crossed) and his wifeRed, helped organize the event. Below left, Natalie Blossom joins Cindy Goldstein […]

Variety show to display young talent

Get ready for another night of entertainment and fun at Lindero Canyon Middle School in Agoura Hills. Principal Ronal Kaiser and master of ceremonies Don Stark, a Lindero parent who appears as Bob Pinciott on “That ’70s Show,” will host the third annual Lindero Late Night Variety Show at 7 p.m. Fri., April 28 in the gymnasium at Lindero Canyon […]

Westlake High dance team presents hip-hop workshop

The Westlake High School Dance Team is offering a hiphop dance workshop for youth ages 5 through 13 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sat., May 20 at Westlake High School, 100 N. Lakeview Canyon Road, Westlake Village. Check-in will begin at 8:45 a.m. Participants will go through a warm-up with the dance team and then learn some exercises and […]