2007-04-05

Oak Park man helps organize rally to raise global warming awareness



Conejo Valley residents concerned about the effects of global warming will rally at 10 a.m., Sat., April 14 at the Grant Brimhall/ Thousand Oaks Library, 1401 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. The purpose of the rally is to urge Congress to cut carbon dioxide emissions by 80 percent by 2050 as part of the Step It Up 2007 Campaign. Event […]

Chargers take title again



Post-polio group to meet



A post-polio support group will meet at 1:30 p.m. Sat., April 7 at the United Methodist Church, Fireside Room, 2394 Erringer Road, Simi Valley. The guest speaker will be from R&J Prosthetics. For more information, call Sharon Ertel at (805) 4859664.

Westlake boys’ tennis team wins a grudge match against Agoura

Emotions high as Warriors prevail at home

The Agoura High boys’ tennis team has played outstandingly this year by posting a record of 72 in Marmonte League play. Unfortunately for the Chargers, those two losses were to Westlake. Westlake created some breathing room in the Marmonte Tuesday by beating AHS for the second time this season, this time by a score of 10-8. The Warriors are undefeated […]

Easter at United Methodist



The Rev. Gary Alan Dickey’s message for Easter Sunday will be “Stones That Easter Rolls Away,” at identical 9 and 10:30 a.m. worship services April 8 at the United Methodist Church of Westlake Village, 1049 Westlake Blvd., Westlake Village. Special music will be provided by the Easter choir with organ, hand bells, brass and timpani. There will be no 8 […]

More about those pesky CC&Rs



To Mr. Gardner (Acorn, March 22), CC&R stands for Covenants, Conditions and Rules, and they are part of every community that shares community space. Freedom without rules is anarchy. Everyone who buys property in these types of communities is bound by the rules when they purchase and should read and understand them fully and be prepared to abide by those […]

Located On A Cul-De-Sac



A spacious 4-bedroom, loft, 3-bath home has about 3,066 square feet and is located on a cul-de-sac. It has a resort-style backyard with a freeform gray-bottomed pool and therapeutic spa. The backyard is surrounded by bouquet canyon rock decking and has landscaping, a gazebo and a view. The family room, which has been doubled in size, is a “great room” […]

Low-cost auto insurance available locally



Insurance Commissioner Steve Poizner has announced that the California LowCost Automobile Insurance Program is available in Ventura County, among other regions in the state. The program offers lowincome good drivers the opportunity to purchase auto insurance for less than $400 a year. The lowcost program provides drivers with state-required liability coverage for under $400 a year; in many counties the […]

My Stuff Bags receives sizable donation



My Stuff Bags Foundation, a nonprofit organization that provides duffel bags filled with new belongings to abused, neglected and abandoned children, has received a $19,860 grant from the Sketch Foundation for its “My Stuff Bags for LoAngeles Children Project.” The Sketch Foundation supports Southern California nonprofit organizations that focus on improving the quality of children’s lives and increasing their self-esteem. […]

Footnote to podiatrist’s Honduras visit



I am back from my annual January trek to Honduras with a team that performs clubfoot surgery on local children. We performed 30 surgeries during the visit. The venture is sponsored by the Rotary Clubs of Westlake Village Sunrise and of Agoura Hills/Oak Park and is paid for with the proceeds from a car raffle. This year our prize is […]


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