Local residents carry on love affairs with their cars

JANN HENDRY/Acorn Newspapers CAR CRAZY- Left, Ferrari Owners Club drivers gather in the largest rolling Ferrari event in the country. Over 100 drivers brought their high-powered cars to The Commons in Calabasas before the start of the 11th annual Summer Run to Pt. Mugu last Sunday. Above, several vintage Corvettes are parked in the front of the Four Seasons Hotel […]


My son is almost 4 years old. He’s gone almost all four years of his life without really being scared of anything. As a toddler, he used to climb over the couch onto a bordering saucer toy and then onto a nearby table- something like you might see in a dangerous high-wire-type circus act- without any fear at all. My […]

Grand jury recommends elections for Triunfo board

The Triunfo Sanitation District board should be an all-elected body and should have an independent general manager, according to a report issued last week by the Ventura County grand jury. Triunfo, which oversees water and sanitation services in Oak Park, North Ranch, Bell Canyon, Lake Sherwood and parts of Thousand Oaks, is run by a fivemember board, but only two […]

Study the science of fear

The California Science Center will present “Goose Bumps! The Science of Fear” from Wed., July 4 to Mon., Dec. 31 at 700 State Drive, Los Angeles. The interactive, 6,000square-foot exhibit will allow guests to test their own fears and rate their physiological responses. Areas include the Fear Challenge Course, Fear Lab, Faces of Emotion and Fear and Society. Admission is […]

How homeowners can prevent foreclosure

The risk of foreclosure is a growing concern in many parts of the country due to softening housing markets, tightening credit and rising interest rates. Fortunately, there are steps homeowners can take to prevent foreclosure. The first step is for borrowers to contact their lender or a certified credit counselor. Despite available resources for working through tough times, many people […]

4th of July C E L E B R A T I O N S

Calabasas 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular at Calabasas High School, 22855 W. Mulholland Hwy. Tickets on sale now at Calabasas Tennis & Swim Center and Juan Bautista de Anza Park. No on-site ticket sales. Admission is $10; children under 2 are free. Also Lakeside Fun Run, Summer Splash Party and Pet Show at Calabasas Lake. Bring pets at 11 a.m.. […]

Pony Baseball teams excel

Lois Y. Fosberg

Daughter, Sister, Wife, Mother, Grandmother and Friend June 2, 1943 – June 21, 2007 Lois Y. Fosberg, 64, passed away suddenly in her home on June 21. Lois was a long time resident of Agoura Hills, California. She was born in Lodi, California, to the Reverend and Mrs. Louis Baumbach in 1943. In 1962, she married Sterling (“Stu”) V. Fosberg. […]

“Evan Almighty”

Directed by: Tom Shadyac Starring: Steve Carell, Morgan Freeman, Lauren Graham, Wanda Sykes and John Goodman MPAA rating: PG (mostly, I believe, for bird poop) Running time: 90 minutes Best suited for: Families. (Frankly, even 6- and 7-year-olds should have fun with this one) Least suited for: the GodandHollywood-don’t-mix crowd I sit here, the clock ticking, staring into an angry […]

Family day at the park

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