A wing and a prayer

Woman saves dogs, one at a time

The e-mails that Tammy Sue Roberts fears receiving the most are those from the animal shelters she visits often. The lists that crowd her inbox aren’t filled with the dogs and cats who have been adopted by a new family or have recovered from an injury. They are long lists of animals who have a day, sometimes hours, before they […]

Meet ‘Malice’ author at the New JCC at Milken

The Rosenkrantz Library will present author Robert K. Tanenbaum at 7 p.m. Wed., July 25 at the New JCC at Milken, 22622 Vanowen St., West Hills. In addition to writing mystery novels such as “Fury,” Enemy Within” and his most recent book, “Malice,” Tanenbaum is a trial lawyer and has been the homicide bureau chief for the New York district […]

Baseball tournament to raise funds for ALS patients

The Third Annual CytRx Strike Out Lou Gehrig’s Disease All-Star Youth Baseball Tournament will take place today through Sunday in Thousand Oaks. Produced by The Greater Los Angeles Chapter of the ALS Association, in conjunction with Conejo Valley Little League, the tournament will host youth baseball teams from throughout Central and Southern California in a four-day competition. All proceeds from […]

Parents at fault

Lorena Billig is upset about a “speeder” at 20 miles per hour in her neighborhood while her children are playing in the street apparently with her permission. Wake up, Lorena. It is against the law for children to play in any street. A mother who allows her children to play in the streets is endangering her children and should be […]

This New Westlake Village Listing Features An Office And A Gym

This new listing in Westlake Village features 5 bedrooms, office and gym with approximately 4,655 square feet. Expansive grounds include of 0.46 acre with waterfalls, pool, spa and outdoor barbecue pavilion. Home is in a gated community on a cul-de-sac. For more information on this property listed at $2,075,000, Teri Pacitto of Rodeo Realty at (805) 4944663 or (805) 444-7013.

Water and sewer rates will go up

LVMWD cites higher costs, regulatory issues

By Stephanie Bertholdo  bertholdo@theacorn.com The Las Virgenes Municipal Water District announced potable water rates and sewage costs will increase over a five-year period starting Nov. 1. Sewer charges for single-family dwellings will rise about 47 percent during the first year and will double by year five. The increase in the cost of drinking water is the first in 12 years […]

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Senior Retreat resident is ready to celebrate her 101st birthday

Lu Dog awards live on Web

Lu Dog Basketball Camp is presenting live webcasts of its closing ceremonies for the first time, allowing working parents to watch the award presentations. If someone can’t make it to the California Lutheran University campus in Thousand Oaks on Friday, they can see and hear the ceremony live by visiting the website www.kingsmenbasketball.com. The live stream will allow viewers to […]