Creek work starts July 18

The city of Calabasas will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for the Las Virgenes Creek restoration project at 6 p.m. Wed., July 18 at the creek location next to the Starbucks on 26531 Agoura Road. The city put the project to bid in June and received four qualified bids. Olivas Valdez, Inc. was the lowest qualified bidder and was expected to […]

On a 12-game streak

Agoura Chamber

The Agoura/Oak Park/Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce is having a Margarita and Tequila Tasting Reception July 26 at the Alamo Bar and Grill Restaurant in Agoura Hills. The restaurant is at 5617 Kanan Road. For more information, call (818) 889-3150.

Playing through pain

Conejo Valley Little League Juniors All-Stars rise up during a dark moment

With heavy hearts, the Conejo Valley Little League Juniors AllStar team took to the field this past week and competed like champions. These young men, their coaches, parents and fans, were coping with the death of a close friend and teammate, 13-year-old James Street of Thousand Oaks. Street died following a skateboarding accident on July 4. He was not wearing […]


Directed by: Michael Bay Starring: Shia LaBeouf, Megan Fox, Josh Duhamel, Rachael Taylor, Jon Voight, John Turturro, Anthony Anderson Rated: PG13 (intense CGI violence, brief adult situations with sexual humor, slight adult language) Running time: 145 minutes Best suited for: adolescent and teenaged boys, Hasbro shareholders, Transformers (the toy) junkies, likely NASCAR and “Terminator” fans as well. Least suited for: […]

Demise of our culture is to blame

This letter is in response to Carrie Rackow’s letter of July 5. She states: ‘The Bush administration has been systematically destroying the foundation that this great nation was built on.” Carrie, I don’t think it’s the Republicans that have destroyed our foundation. It is our permissive culture as your nemesis Bill O’Reilly stated in a recent column speaking about the […]

This Home Has A Basketball Court, Fruit Trees And A Large Patio

In an Old Agoura neighborhood, this home has approximately 2,000 square feet of living space, including an indoor laundry room, central heating and air, an attached two-car garage and a tile roof. Surrounded by mountain vistas, the home also features a parklike backyard with a basketball court, fruit trees and a large patio, all set on nearly 1 acre of […]

Public input taken on new Calabasas General Plan

City's character and environment are major concerns

According to the results of a General Plan workshop held last month at the Agoura/Calabasas Community Center, Calabasas residents appear to be mostly in agreement about what’s best for the future of the city. About 30 people took part in the planning session. A draft of the updated General Plan was posted at the meeting, and participants were asked to […]


Westlake Chamber

The Thousand Oaks-Westlake Village Regional Chamber of Commerce will host a networking Breakfast of Champions from 7 to 9 a.m. Fri., July 12 at the Los Robles Greens Banquet Center, 2999 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. Registration begins at 6:45 a.m. with an Early Bird drawing at 7 a.m. Guest speaker is Jason Thayer of Data Preserve who will share […]