2006-12-28

Agoura Hills General Plan looks at city’s past, present and future



A “snapshot” of Agoura Hills’ past, present and future drew a roomful of residents to city hall for a look at the first phase of the city’s General Plan update. The framework for city development is updated every 10 years. Mike Kamino, director of planning and community development, called the document the city’s “constitution.” Agoura Hills incorporated in 1982 and […]

Malibu Canyon Corporate Center sold



Jeff Johnston, president of the Johnston Group, announced the recent sale of its Calabasas complex, Malibu Canyon Corporate Center, to the Lincoln Property Company. The sevenbuilding, 321,000 square-foot office park on Agoura Road, which sold for approximately $90 million, represents the second largest single office sale in the Conejo Valley this year. The sale included land adjacent to the park […]

Learn to research family tree



The Jewish Genealogical Society of the Conejo Valley and Ventura County will host a meeting, co-sponsored with Temple Adat Elohim, from 2 to 4 p.m. Sun., Jan. 7 at the temple, 2420 E. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. The topic will be “How to begin your genealogy research.” Attendees will learn how to fill gaps in the family tree, how to […]

Rose Acosta



Rose Acosta was recognized as Prudential California Realty’s Camarillo office’s top selling agent for September 2006. She was also honored as top producer in July for the Camarillo office. Acosta has been a Ventura County resident for more than 30 years and a licensed realtor for nearly twenty. Her primary area of expertise is in residential sales and marketing, and […]

Acorn Bits



The Agoura HillsCity Council meets on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. in the council chambers at city hall, 30001 Ladyface Court. Business hours are Monday through Thursday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Fridays, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. For information on programs, services and meetings, call (818) 597-7300 or visit www.ci.agoura-hills.ca.us.

EYE ON LOCAL AREA STOCKS



  CompanyName                 Symbol         Dec.27     Dec.20     Dec.13     Dec.6       Headquartered MGEN                                       A                68.46 M                              69.45 G                                            69.84 N                                                         69.89 A                                                                                                                            THOUSANDOAKS EVERLYHILLSBANCORP               B                8.12 H                                8.22 B                                              8.27 C                                                           8.59 B                                                                                                                            CALABASAS AMINOSOFTCORP.                     C                0.36 M                              0.27 S                                              0.22 F                                                           0.15 C                                                                                                                            WESTLAKEVILLAGE HEESECAKEFACTORY                 C                24.90 A                              24.85 K                                            26.19 E                                                         26.75 C                                                                                                                            CALABASAS OUNTRYWIDEFINANCIALCORP.                       42.76 C                                41.15 F                                              40.46 C                                                           41.75 C                                                                                                                            CALABASAS IGITALINSIGHTCORP.                 D                38.49 G                              38.45 I                                              38.34 N                                                           38.37 D                                                                                                                            CALABASAS IODES,INC                               D                35.99 I                              36.15 O                                              37.16 D                                                           42.31 D                                                                                                                            WESTLAKEVILLAGE TS,INC.                                   D                24.54 T                              24.69 S                                            25.94 […]

Keeping the faith

After a bad burn, young girl undergoes several surgeries

While camping at Pismo Beach last month after Thanksgiving, Adam George’s 22-month-old daughter, Faith, fell into the family’s campfire, severely burning her hand. George’s wife, Amber, and Faith had gone out to sit by the fire to relax after dinner. Faith walked a few feet away from her parents to get a toy. On her way back she tripped and […]

Exclusive Wood Ranch Home With Pebble Teck Pool



This 4/5 bedroom, 4 bath executive home is located in Woodranch and backs to open space. The backyard has a new pebble teck pool and spa with wa terfall and grotto, covered patio, large grass area and privacy. With one bedroom, one bath downstairs, the home also features a living room with a fireplace and high ceilings, a formal dining […]

Westlake Village plans for the future



After 25 years in existence the city of Westlake Village has created a 10year plan to help determine the community’s future direction. More than two years in the making, the 2015 strategic plan was presented at the Dec. 12 City Council meeting. The document includes a vision statement and goals that revolve around the theme of retaining Westlake Village as […]

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Leaving California

Leaving California One of my students recently visited several colleges in Texas, where other high school students on the college tours asked her why she would want to leave California. It’s a good question. Living in Southern California, it’s easy to take for granted the sunny weather, nearby ocean and easy access to both outdoor activities and cultural opportunities. So […]


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