2008-01-24

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EYE ON LOCAL AREA STOCKS



Company Name Symbol Jan. 23 Jan. 16 Jan. 9 Jan. 2 Headquartered AMGEN AMGN 44.75 47.49 47.65 46.60 THOUSAND OAKS BAXTER BAX 61.28 64.91 64.17 57.79 THOUSAND OAKS BEVERLY HILLS BANCORP BHBC 4.49 4.65 4.87 5.14 CALABASAS CAMINOSOFT CORP. CMSF 0.06 0.10 0.10 0.10 WESTLAKE VILLAGE CHEESECAKE FACTORY CAKE 20.07 19.24 19.05 22.04 CALABASAS COUNTRYWIDE FINANCIAL CORP. CFC 6.00 5.94 […]

Sheriff’s Blotter



Burglars stole work tools valued at $800 from a storage shed in the 25200 block of Walker Road Jan 9. They also caused $300 in damages to get into the structure. Thieves stole a $600 purse containing a wallet, a passport, a driver’s license and $50 in cash from a vehicle parked in the 4200 block of Flintock Lane Jan […]

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Library offers break room for students



Teens can take a break from studying in the finals break room from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sat., Jan. 26 at the Agoura Hills Library, 29901 Ladyface Court. The room will have video and board games, music, magazines and books available, as well as snacks for sale courtesy of the Friends of the Library. There is a limit of […]

Night of Champions in Woodland Hills



The Woodland Hills-Tarzana Chamber of Commerce will host their Night of Champions celebration dinner, dance and sports entertainment night at 6 p.m. Sat., Jan. 26 at the Hilton Woodland Hills, 6360 Canoga Ave. The evening will include a silent auction, live auction, dinner, installation of the incoming board of directors, special honors, awards, dancing and sports entertainment including virtual games […]

DAR announces winners of annual education contests

Feb. 4 gala will take place in Agoura Hills

The Conejo Valley Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution has announced the winners of the annual education contests. An awards gala is scheduled for 7 p.m. Mon., Feb. 4 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Agoura Hills. Each winner will receive a monetary gift and certificate at the event. •In the American History Essay Contest, the […]

FOR THE RECORD



Save Open Space is the only organization named as the plaintiff in the lawsuit against the Triangle Ranch development in Agoura. Cornell Preservation Organization is not a coplaintiff in the lawsuit.

District has homework to do

New guidelines govern student work load

By Stephanie Bertholdo  bertholdo@theacorn.com After more than two years of meetings and studies, the Las Virgenes Unified School District has issued revised homework guidelines for its students. The six-page report establishes expectations regarding daily homework and long-term projects for students in kindergarten through grade 12. The amount of homework, how it’s graded, the quantity of homework and the various responsibilities […]


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