We asked our readers to share stories about how they met the love of their life. Their answers warm the heart.

HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY 2008! My father, who served on the local Selective Service Draft Board, told me about this very lovely secretary. I asked him to get her telephone number. I called and we had a really nice conversation. She transferred to California from New York City because of the weather. We talked several times over the next couple of […]

At the Library

Agoura Hills The Agoura Hills Library announces its calendar for FebruaryAll activities will be at the library29901 Ladyface Court. For more information on any program, call (818) 889-2278. •Winter storytime for toddlers and preschoolers will run through March 12. The program includes stories, music and crafts. Storytime for preschoolers ages 3 to 5 is Tuesdays at 11 a.m. Toddler storytime […]

New TO-Westlake Chamber board announced

Organization celebrates at Four Seasons dinner dance

The new board of directors for the Thousand OaksWestlake Village Regional Chamber of Commerce are in place. The board officers are chairman, Mark T. Jessee of Law Offices of Mark T. Jessee; chair emeritus, Ken Doyle of Warner Pacific Insurance; chair elect, Madeline Hess of Sage Publications; secretary, Robert Cabral of Robert Cabral Consulting; treasurer, Dave Friedl of CR Print, […]

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Recycling strategy

One simple way Calabasas residents can assist our city in meeting the ambitious goal of recycling 75 percent of our waste by 2012 is to switch out their small 64gallon recycling can for the larger 95gallon recycling can. There is no extra collection fee or delivery charge for the new 95-gallon recycling can. Simply call Waste Management directly at (818) […]

Large Townhouse With City Views

This large townhouse has a view of the city from almost every window, and shares only one wall with neighbors. The floor plan is very open with front room, den, formal dining area, breakfast bar and an eat-in kitchen area. The living room, all three bedrooms and master bathroom have vaulted ceilings. The kitchen includes newly refinished cabi nets, tile […]

Agoura Hills accepting applications for grants

City will award up to $20,000

Community organizations and charity groups that serve the Agoura Hills community are invited to apply for monetary grants through the city’s Community Outreach Grant Program, Greg Ramirez, city manager, said. Depending on the grant requests, the city has set aside between $16,000 and $20,000 for the program, Ramirez said. In the past, the city has subsidized a variety of groups […]

Agoura Hills honors volunteers

City also remembers Thom Bancroft, tennis organizer

Volunteerism is alive and well in the city of Agoura Hills. To thank the hundreds of volunteers who keep the city’s events and programs humming smoothly, Agoura Hills hosted its 20th annual Volunteer Recognition Night on Jan. 23. According to recreation supervisor Meredith Petit who organized the event, 275 people were invited to attend a reception at city hall. Agoura […]

Vantage at Westlake opens

The Vantage at Westlake, an $18-million office condominium project in the Westlake Village portion of Thousand Oaks, opened recently with more than 80 percent of its space sold, Westcord Commercial Real Estate Services announced. A development of TR Funding of Westlake Village, The Vantage at Westlake is a twostory structure comprising 34,000 square feet of class-A office space. The building […]

Learn pet safety, rescue tips

The Conejo Recreation and Park District invites dog and cat lovers to learn more about their pets’ health by taking a Petsaver class 1 to 5 p.m. Sat., Feb. 23 at Hillcrest Center, 403 W. Hillcrest Drive in Thousand Oaks. The class includes rescue breathing, choking management, wellness assessment, heat injuries, poisoning, bleeding protocols, bites and stings, dental care, injury […]