‘One Book, One City’ will promote reading, mayor says

The city of Agoura Hills has joined a growing trend in California to promote reading, conversation and a closer family connection. “One City, One Book” was initiated in 1998 by the Washington Center for the Book. Mayor Dan Kuperberg wants to put the program to work in Agoura Hills. The program is already underway in homes and schools and is […]

Republican women to hear combat colonel

The Westlake Village Republican Women Federated will host a luncheon at 11 a.m. Thurs., Sept. 20 at Bellavino, 3707 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., Thousand Oaks. Lunch will be served at noon. The guest speaker will be Col. James D. McGinley of the U.S. Marine Corps who has recently returned from Iraq. He will share stories and pictures from his deployment […]

Use child’s car seat on plane

When packing for that muchneeded vacation, don’t forget to take your child’s car seat for airplane flights or for driving to or at your final destination. Currently, all 50 states have some sort of mandatory car seat usage law on the books. Though California’s child seat law is better than some states, a few, such as Kansas and Washington, go […]

Student club brings recycling bins to Willow Elementary School

Willow Elementary celebrated the start a new school year with the purchase of four new recycling collection bins. The Kids FACE (Kids for A Clean Environment) Club has added the new bins to enhance its recycling program at the school. Altogether, Willow has seven recycling bins throughout the school campus. Water bottles and aluminum cans are collected for redemption. Staff, […]

Weekend schedule

Ventura at Agoura Friday, 7 p.m. Muir at Oaks Christian Friday, 7 p.m. Camarillo at Newbury Park Friday, 7 p.m. Viewpoint at Twin Pines Saturday, 2 p.m. Oak Park at Cathedral Saturday, 7 p.m.

Open house at Hebrew school

Calabasas Hebrew School will host an open house and shofar making at 9 a.m. Sun., Sept. 9 at Bay Laurel Elementary School, 24740 Paseo Primario, Calabasas. For more information, call (818) 591-SHUL (7485).

Pepperdine hosts musical

The KSLG Playhouse Theatre Players will present “When Divas Were Divas: Remembering . . . Their Lives, Their Way” at 8 p.m. Sat., Sept. 22 at the Smothers Theatre, Pepperdine University, 24255 Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu. The musical production pays tribute to Lena Horne, Bessie Smith, Billie Holiday, Josephine Baker and Sarah Vaughan. Tickets, $40 for the public and $10 […]

Lora Martin and Michael Radonic

Prudential California Realty’s Thousand Oaks Regional office recognized Lora Martin and Michael Radonic as its top selling agents for June 2007. Twenty-five years of combined experience is what makes the difference in this team. They understand that preparing to make a move requires insight, skill and experience to discover all options when considering a real estate transaction. Radonic and Martin […]

Acorn Bits

The Agoura HillsCity Council meets on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. in the council chambers at city hall, 30001 Ladyface Court. Business hours are Monday through Thursday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Fridays, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. For information on programs, services and meetings, call (818) 5977300 or visit www.ci.agourahills.ca.us.

Henry Waxman to speak at Democratic club meeting

The Democratic Club of Conejo Valley will host U.S. Rep. Henry Waxman (D-Los Angeles) at 10:30 a.m. Sun., Sept. 16 at the Conejo Recreation and Park Community Room, 403 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Waxman will speak on congressional oversight. A limited question-and-answer session will follow the presentation. Refreshments will be served. For more information, call Jay Kapitz at (818) […]