Agoura Hills freeway work progressing nicely

Interchange is turning around

By Stephanie Bertholdo   bertholdo@theacorn.com Notice any improvements to the Kanan Road interchange? A new looping southbound onramp opened last week, bringing to an end decades of frustrating left turns onto the freeway that snarled traffic and caused lengthy delays on the overpass bridge. A new southbound onramp for motorists heading northbound on Kanan Road also has opened. The two loop […]

Casino night to raise funds for school

There will be plenty of gambling at The Canyon club in Agoura Hills on March 25, but it will be for a good cause- – kids. Friends of Oak Park Schools is hosting Casino Royale at 5 p.m. that Sunday to raise funds for the Oak Park Unified School District. Besides games like blackjack and roulette, the evening will feature […]

Boys & Girls Clubs name ‘Youth of the Year’

Award recognizes academic performance, moral character goals, poise and more

Virgilio Garcia, a seventh-grade student at Los Cerritos Middle School in Thousand Oaks, was honored as 2006 Youth of the Year by the Boys & Girls Clubs of Conejo and Las Virgenes during a March 9 dinner and awards ceremony at the Renaissance Hotel in Agoura Hills. The law firm Weston Benshoof Rochefort Rubalcava MacCuish sponsored the event. Throughout the […]

UCLA hosts cancer survivor day

An educational seminar for cancer survivors will be from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sat., April 14 at the Covel Commons at Sunset Village on the UCLA campus. The seminar is intended to help survivors deal with the aftermath of treatment and improve their quality of life. Experts from the university and other academic centers will discuss long-term and late […]

Red Rockets power their way to first place

Jay Leno cracks ’em up at The Canyon


Rita Kraft

Prudential California Realty’s Camarillo office recognized Rita Kraft as its top selling agent for December 2006. A resident of Camarillo since 1983 and a licensed broker since 1989, Kraft is no stranger to awards and accolades. She is a past president of the Camarillo Association of Realtors, and was honored as Realtor of the year in 1992. She works extensively […]

Hamburger is city’s new ‘drive time’ employee

With just one year under his belt as assistant to the city manager in Agoura Hills, Nathan Hamburger has made his mark, not only with his help coordinating the city’s freeway interchange improvements, but in several other areas as well. At a recent City Council meeting, Hamburger unveiled some of his pet projects–a slick new city website (www.ci.agourahills.ca.us/) and a […]

Special Olympics will benefit from sale

Ventura County Special Olympics will hold its second annual parking lot sale from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sat., March 17 in the Ventura Harbor Village overflow parking lot on the corner of Schooner Drive and Harbor Boulevard. Because the sale is taking place on St. Patrick’s Day, all purchasers, and anybody who stops by wearing green, will receive a […]

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