Anacapa Island offers summer fun

From pristine beaches and lakes, rugged islands and attractive museums, Ventura County has much to offer for a quick getaway without jet lag. Andrea Moe, David Stoltz and Catherine French enjoy the Channel Islands wilderness so much they decided to work or volunteer for the Channel Islands Park Service. Moe is a marine naturalist who grew up sailing and wind-surfing […]

Good times continue for Little League All-Stars

Tom McNutt’s three-run home run in the bottom of the fourth inning capped a nine-run rally Monday as the Conejo West All-Stars defeated Thousand Oaks American 12-3 in a Little League elimination game at Colina Middle School. Although he’d been used sparingly as a reserve throughout the 11and 12-year-old tournament, McNutt’s blast was as unexpected as it was emotional for […]

Youth called to the Torah

Alexis Rosenthal was called to the Torah as a bat mitzvah on Sat., June 17 at Temple Etz Chaim. She is the daughter of Rochelle and Jon Rosenthal of Westlake Village and a ninth-grader at Westlake High School. Garrett Stanton, a seventhgrader at Medea Creek Middle School, was called to the Torah as a bar mitzvah on Sat., June 24 […]

Can’t compare Heschel with Agoura Village

We must question Chamber of Commerce President Louis Masry’s reasoning in making the comparison between our new town center, Agoura Village, and the Heschel West School. Agoura Village is a town center that will provide shopping, entertainment and dining which can be enjoyed by all the residents of Agoura Hills and at once support the city’s tax base with revenues […]

Enjoy Lovely Lake Views

This prime Agoura Hills house with 2,465 square feet per assessor sits on waterfront on quiet cul-de-sac and has more than $200,000 in expansion and remodeling upgrades. There are lake views from the designer granite and travertine country French kitchen. The French doors in both kitchen and family rooms open to lush, private backyard on the lake. Entertainers will enjoy […]

Vacation without leaving home

Local park agencies have a wide range of activities planned to help anyone coping with a bad case of summer doldrums. And you don’t even have to be an avid hiker or ardent nature lover. All that is required is a high tolerance for fun and/or curiosity about the wild world around us. Here are some upcoming highlights. Most events […]

Three OCHS football players crack ESPN’s top 10

The preseason accolades just keep piling up for the Oaks Christian football team. OCHS has three players ranked among the top 10 in the nation for the Class of 2007 in the recently released ESPN Top 150 for high school football recruits. Quarterback Jimmy Clausen was rated the No. 1 overall prep player. Clausen has already committed to play for […]

‘The Tempest’ to let loose

The city of Westlake Village continues its free summer special event series with an outdoor production of Shakespeare’s romance “The Tempest” at 7 p.m. Fri., July 14 at the Westlake Village Civic Center courtyard, 31200 Oak Crest Drive, Westlake Village. The production will be staged by Classics in the Park, a local Shakespeare company. Picnickers are welcome. Dinner from Romio’s […]

Lowe’s petition moves ahead

I want to thank everyone who worked so diligently to ensure we gathered enough signatures to place the Town Center at Westlake Village on the Nov. 7 ballot. And I want to thank everyone who signed the petition. I’ve supported this project from the very beginning because I believe firmly that this is the right project for our community. I’m […]

Dick and Terry Goodrich

Coldwell Banker Westlake Village Centre realtors Terry and Dick Goodrich were recently congratulated for their excep tional listing and sales production that exceeded $9 million during a recent 60day period. The Goodrich Team has more than 17 years of combined experience in representing buyers and sellers of residential real estate and are members of Coldwell Banker’s President’s Elite, an honor […]