2006-10-12

Local Native American art on display



The National Park Service is presenting a fine art exhibit featuring watercolor, charcoal and pencil drawings by Sam S. Banagas from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekends through Sun., Oct. 29 at the Satwiwa Native American Indian Culture Center off Lynn Road in Newbury Park. The program is free to the public. Banagas, a mineral resource inspector for the state […]

The roots of vandalism



I want to comment on the vandalism and crimes in Oak Park and crimes in general. If it is teenagers or young people committing these crimes then I blame the media. Particularly the music and movie industry. I see rap music as having a strong influence on young people nowadays. These rappers glorify violence, gangs, shootings and corrupt values as […]

It’s The Ideal Wood Ranch Location



It’s the ideal Wood Ranch location with lake access just a few doors down and is situated on a cul-de-sac location with a large entertainer’s yard. The setting is very tranquil and peaceful. The large master suite has a private viewing balcony, oversized vanity with two sinks, his/hers closets and a large soaking tub. A cook’s kitchen features a center […]

Volunteers needed for trail work



Conejo open space enthusiasts are being sought to help clean up and maintain area trails during the 16th annual COSCA Trail Work Day, Sat., Oct. 21. Volunteers should meet at the entrance to the Conejo Community Center Botanical Gardens off Gainsborough Road in Thousand Oaks. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. and trail cleanup will take place from 8 a.m. until […]

Walking for Alzheimer’s



IN MEMORY OF-From left, Ken Grabot of Thousand Oaks, Alexis Becht of Calabasas, Jeanne McIlravy of Moorpark, Susan Becht of Calabasas, Nancy Biederman of Thousand Oaks and Nila Neukum of Culver City, take part in the Alzheimers Association Memory Walk along Thousand Oaks Boulevard on Saturday. The three-mile walk, sponsored by the Central Coast Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association, began […]

Last Week’s Top Performers



Adam Fish, DL, Agoura: The senior lineman posted three sacks as AHS downed Simi Valley 28-19. Westlake defense: The boys in blue pitched a shutout against Royal, holding the Highlanders to 143 total yards, including 29 rushing yards on 23 carries. The Warriors won the game 31-0. Jordan Mannisto, P/PK, Westlake: Manisto, a junior, averaged 40.3 yards per punt in […]

Rotary Club welcomes the ‘Accidental CEO’

Speaker is a successful entrepreneur, author

The RotarClub of CalabasasAgoura Hills wihost successful entrepreneur and author Tom Voccolat today’s meetinin Calabasas. Voccola wrot”The AccidentaCEO: A leader’Journey from Egto Purpose.” An “accidental” CEO of three companies himself, Voccola is an accomplished speaker, writer and cofounder and past chairman of the Los Angeles area CEO Round Table for the American Electronics Association. With his wife, Frances, Voccola recently […]

Likes Callero for Triunfo district



I would like to take this opportunity to ask all the voters living within the Triunfo Sanitation District to reelect Norma Callero to the Triunfo Sanitation District’s board of directors. I have known Norma for over 20 years. In that time she has proven that she has the knowledge and qualifications to be a leader on the Triunfo Sanitation District’s […]

Affordable Home in Newbury Park



This is a wonderful home for a first time buyer. It has 3 bedrooms and 3 baths and a very livable 1577 sq. ft. The beautiful backyard is filled with fruit trees, which can be enjoyed by the covered patio. There is a separate laundry room. And for the family with children, it is located within the highly acclaimed Conejo […]

Deputy promotes motorsport safety



Hugo Mosquera has always had a passion for motorcycles. Since he was young, Mosquera has loved cruising the open road, as many riders do today. But according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department detective, the difference he sees between himself and too many of today’s bikers is training. Mosquera has used his platform to start a program dedicated to […]