Theater thriving at Calabasas High School

The Calabasas High School Drama Program steps back in time to present the 1939 classic comedy, “The Man Who Came to Dinner.” Bill Garrett, theater teacher in his eighth year at CHS, said he selected this play, written before his students’ parents were born, for its witty dialogue and cast of great parts that would allow his students a chance […]

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Seeds for the future

A COMMUNITY DIGS IN– Below, volunteer Nahall Emadi of Woodland Hills plants acorns along the trail at de Anza Park in Calabasas. At left, Boy Scout Segal Ismael of Agoura Hills displays one of the seeds that may one day become a mature oak tree. The Mountains Restoration Trust organized the Oct. 28 tree planting in conjunction with National Make […]

Westlake Village cooks up fall festival

HOTCAKES- Left, Westlake Village City Manager Ray Taylor prepares pancakes for the Triunfo YMCA and Agoura/ Las Virgenes Optimist Club pancake breakfast before the Great Pumpkin Runs begin at the Westlake Village Civic Center on Sunday. The all-day Westlake Village City Celebration drew 2,000 participants, many in Halloween costumes, including some 600 runners and walkers. Below, White Oak Elementary School […]

Teacher of the Year heads to state

Jeanne Sbardellati’s ability to teach children and adults the wonders of technology has earned her the prestigious award of Teacher of the Year for Los Angeles County, administrators announced at a recent Las Virgenes Unified School District board of education meeting. Sbardellati is one of 16 teachers in the county to be chosen from a pool of 81,000. The honor […]

New cardiology medical practice opens

University Cardiovascular Medical Group, a cardiology practice, has opened a new satellite facility within the California Health and Longevity Institute in Westlake Village. The new office gives residents of the Conejo Valley many of the same services the group offers at its flagship office on the UCLA campus in Westwood. The Westlake Village location is open to all patients seeking […]

Last week’s top performers

Jordan Mannisto, PK, Westlake: Mannisto’s 50-yard bomb as the clock expired lifted WHS to a 17-14 victory over crosstown rival Thousand Oaks. Doug Shumway, QB, Agoura: Shumway did it on the ground and through the air against Royal last week. The senior signal-caller ran 21 times for 169 yards and two touchdowns while also tossing a pair of scores. Jamie […]

Canyon hosts ‘Chewed Up’ tour

Louis C.K., who was born Louis Szekely (pronounced SEK-kay), will bring his “Chewed Up” national tour to The Canyon club in Agoura Hills on Nov. 2. “Chewed Up” will also be shot for an HBO special to air in 2008. Szekely is an Emmy Awardwinning stand-up comedian, writer, actor and producer. He cowrote “I Think I Love My Wife” with […]

This Affordably Priced Home Is On A Lagoon Setting

Bernyce Green and Norm Kaman of Dilbeck Realtors are pleased to announce their new listing in the waterfront community of Westlake Bay in Westlake Village. This affordably priced 2-bedroom, 2.5-bath home plus family room and 1-car plus 1-carport town home is on a lagoon setting with a little cascading waterfall, steps from the lake. The community has its own clubhouse […]