2006-06-08

Las Virgenes okays Measure G



Measure G6, the Las Virgenes Unified School District’s $128 million bond measure, was approved with 64 percent of the vote in Tuesday’s election. The bond needed 55 percent to pass. “We are very pleased with the overwhelming support for our schools,” Board President Cindy Iser said. “The voters obviously value education and its importance to our community and the future.” […]

Conejo Players announces auditions for next comedy



The Conejo Players will host auditions for the musical comedy “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum” at 7:30 p.m. Sun. to Tues., June 25 to 27 at the theatre, 351 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. Callbacks will be at 7:30 p.m. Wed., June 28. The show is scheduled for performances from Aug. 25 to Sept. 23, […]

California Oaks in the business of lending



California Oaks State Bank, a locally-owned $100 million community bank, has announced a broad new spectrum of loans available to customers. While all community banks offer the traditional commercial banking products, Cal Oaks has added Small Business Administration (SBA) lending and accounts receivable financing as two additional features. This broad array means that the bank can tailor its lending capability […]

Agoura’s title dreams vanish in the blink of an eye

Chargers' lead slips away in bottom of seventh inning

In all its majesty, baseball can be a cruel and unforgiving game. The Agoura Chargers were three outs away from winning last Saturday night’s CIF-SS Division I championship matchup against Lakewood. Junior right-hander Robert Stock was on the mound at Angel Stadium in Anaheim and he was throwing a gem of a ballgame, allowing three hits and no runs through […]

V-chips give parents control



While parents want to protect their children from offensive or inappropriate TV programming, many don’t know that the tools they need may already be right in their living room. Every television 13inches and larger built since 2000 contains a V-chip, which can block individual channels or programs depending on content. This technology lets parents determine what is appropriate for their […]

June 14 meeting will address Agoura Village



There are some real issues with the Agoura Village Plan residents need to be made aware of. The first issue is this project approves the zoning for three large developments on Agoura Road without the proper studies. The second is the traffic study (funded by developers) uses a base of zero for the traffic there now, so the study is […]

Waited long enough



In Agoura Hills and Calabasas, the most important construction projects in a decade are making headlines. Both projects are ambitious and promise to be good for the community, but they’ve taken way too long to complete. Agoura Village is a proposed 135-acre mixed-use commercialresidential development in the Agoura-Kanan-Cornell road vicinity. With its combination of housing, pedestrian-friendly retail stores and exciting […]

Katy Ho



Century 21 Adobe Realty announced that Century 21 Real Estate Corporation recently recognized Katy Ho as one of the company’s top producers nationwisde when it honored her with the company’s coveted Diamond-level Century 21 Masters Award. Diamond-level status is award to an agent who has met a minimum sale sproduciton. A gold-plated lapel pim with a dimaon accent is awarded […]

School breaks ground on $15 million center



Nearly 100 key donors, parents, school and city of Westlake Village officials attended a groundbreaking ceremony May 31 for a new $15 million academic and activities center at Oaks Christian School in Westlake Village. The center will be called Bedrosian Pavilion, named after major donors John and Judy Bedrosian of Los Angeles. The new building will be a two-story, 29,000-square-foot […]

Future Foundation predicts life in 2016



Lacking a crystal ball or time machine, the Conejo/Las Virgenes Future Foundation decided to take a glimpse into the future by inviting a panel of experts to hypothesize what life may be like in 2016. According to the group’s mission statement, the Conejo/ Las Virgenes Future Foundation serves “as a catalyst and a facilitator” for developing models of future living […]


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