2007-09-20

Views Of The Ocean



This Silver Strand cottage has views of the ocean from the rooftop deck. This home has a vaulted ceiling and fireplace in the family room. The kitchen includes granite counters, new cabinets with pull out drawers, under-counter lighting and stainless steel appliances. One of the two bedrooms has a built-in desk. There are remodeled bathrooms, dual-paned windows, a newer roof, […]

Calabasas expands recycling program



Calabasas apartment and condominium residents have gotten some unexpected visits from their city’s staff this month. Evening and Saturday employees of Calabasas have been traipsing around the city distributing blue recycling baskets to help residents of housing complexes get their bottles and cans to the appropriate parking lot garbage bin. The baskets make it easier to sort items in the […]

Sprucing up the backyard living space



The backyard can provide great additional living space for the family so long as it’s a comfortable, inviting place to be. Here are a few easy tips to help spruce up the backyard this season: •Ready the yard. Before doing any major backyard redecorating, start with a clean canvas, and that means weeding. Herbicides are one option, but for a […]

Spin doctor plies his trade



HIDDEN TALENT- HAPA, renown disc jokey of Los Angeles, gives a spinning lesson to Alex Husak, 13, of Simi Valley at the day camp for children with epilepsy held at Camp Mt. Crag in Calabasas last Saturday. Both individuals have been diagnosed with epilepsy.

Board to discuss election plan



The Oak Park Unified School District school board will hold a special study session at 6:30 p.m. Tues., Oct. 2 at the Oak Park Library, 899 N. Kanan Road, Oak Park. The focus of the meeting will be on parcel tax renewal and future bond elections. Parents and community members are invited and encouraged to attend, comment and ask questions. […]

Sheriff’s Blotter



Agoura Someone stole a fanny pack containing a $275 digital video camera that was unintentionally left at the Adobe Cantina on Agoura Road on Sept. 9. Vandals caused $2,000 in damage to a motor home parked on Lewis Road on Sept. 7. Calabasas Vandals caused $500 in damage to a vehicle parked on Stunt Road on Sept. 9. They also […]

The generation of over-consumption



Last month I was mildly amused while entering our fair community of Oak Park. I was greeted by signage on the bulletin board that urged me to save water because every drop counted- a message from a district that continues to flood the streets and sidewalks on a nightly basis. Now I see that we have chosen to continue the […]

Prudential California Realty



Most successful companies understand that true inspiration comes from within the organization. There are certain individuals who have specific strengths and excel in those areas. In embracing that concept, broker/owner Bob Majorino of Prudential California Realty and his management team chose outstanding agents from each of their five offices to form a Distinguished Speaker Series. There will be eight seminars […]