Century 21 Adobe Realty

Century 21 Adobe Realty in Agoura Hills recognized agents for top achievement in the month of September. Honors went to Bonnie Kronfeld, top listings; Debi K, top sales; and Mary Culp, top grossed commissions. To reach them, call (818) 338-1100 or stop by 5683 Kanan Road, Agoura Hills.

High school homecomings bring out the school spirit

Center for Equality and Justice probes the sanctuary movement

California Lutheran University’s Center for Equality and Justice will sponsor several guest speakers discussing the sanctuary movement in churches. These events are free and open to the public. Bishop Dean Nelson of the Southwest California Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America will talk about how his council is grappling with the issue of churches offering sanctuary to undocumented […]

HIV prevention conference slated

Ventura County AIDS Partnership will host a conference, “HIV Prevention: Innovation and Best Practices,” from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fri., Oct. 26 at Cal State Channel Islands, One University Drive, Camarillo. Topics to be covered include an overview of HIV prevention research, using research in proposals and programs, model programs and resources, community level interventions, popular opinion, empowerment, and […]

Weekend schedule

Moorpark at Agoura Friday, 7 p.m. Newbury Park at Calabasas Friday, 7 p.m. Westlake at Simi Valley Friday, 7 p.m. Thousand Oaks at Royal Friday, 7 p.m. Rio Hondo Prep at Viewpoint Saturday, 1 p.m.

“Michael Clayton”

Once upon a time, celluloid bad guys wore black hats and pencil-thin mustaches and tended to squint a lot. These days they tend to own Forbes-list corporations, accidentally kill people while making record profits, then try to cover up the damage so as not to bother the shareholders. If the carnage is too great to conceal, they tend to hire […]

Kanan drivers, wait your turn

If you consider yourself a fantastic driver and the rest of the drivers on the road just sheep, you’re going to want to skip this letter and go to the next one. Every morning I drive south on Kanan to catch the 101 east into the Valley. Every morning I line up in the lane set aside for the cars […]

This Home Features Extensive Use Of Hardwood Flooring

This home in the guardgated community of Chanteclair Estates in Thousand Oaks is a 3bedroom, 2.5-bath home. It was originally a 4-bedroom and can be easily restored to that configuration. The home features extensive use of hardwood flooring, three fireplaces including one in the master bedroom and a retreat with custom shelving. There are multiple ceiling fans and French doors. […]

Mark Blum, man who repaired and donated bicycles, dies at 54

Called a 'caring, loving man'

Agoura Hills resident Mark Blum, the founder of Mission with Bikes and a longtime friend of the local community, died last week after a long battle with multiple sclerosis. He was 54. A memorial service is scheduled at Calvary Community Church in Westlake Village at 10 a.m. Fri., Oct. 19. A reception will follow the service. Karen Blum, his ex-wife, […]

Registration open for Great Pumpkin Runs

Day-long event slated for Sun., Oct. 28

The Thousand OaksWestlake Village Regional Chamber of Commerce is taking registrations for the 29th annual Great Pumpkin Runs and Health Fair scheduled for Sun., Oct. 28 at the Westlake Village Civic Center, 31200 Oak Crest Drive. The run is part of the city of Westlake Village’s City Celebration and includes 5K, 10K and 1-mile Mayor’s Healthy Run/Walk. Registration begins at […]