2008-02-21

Heschel names new headmaster



Oak Park resident Tami Weiser began duties Feb. 11 as the new Head of School at Heschel West. The Jewish day school east of Agoura Hills said Weiser’s hiring resulted from a nationwide search. Weiser was formerly the principal at Palisades Elementary School, which became a California Distinguished School in 2006 under her leadership. She also was the assistant principal […]

Restaurant owner lives out the American dream



It hardly seemed possible that after leaving his native Mexico and working for 30 years as a dishwasher in the United States, Ben Guardado would someday own his own restaurant on American soil. Guardado moved to the U.S. from Jalisco, Mexico when he was 18. For three decades he washed dishes at Jack’s Deli in Westlake Village, but through hard […]

Kinesis Fitness Workout Now Offered in Westlake Village



Kinesis Fitness in Westlake Village has designed a 30minute workout that works every muscle in the body and burns 30 percent more calories than traditional gym training or exercise. Members only have to do this workout three times a week for 30 minutes for results. The facility offers stateoftheart Europeandesigned Kinesis equipment that incorporates stretching and workout routines on a […]

Girls’ lacrosse league expands to Conejo

SCLA to field squads in Oak Park, Agoura and Newbury Park

The Southern California Lacrosse Association is hoping the addition of three new teams in its girls’ division can help spark a growing interest in the sport. Last November, the SCLA added teams in Newbury Park, Oak Park and Agoura to compete in a girls’ division that already included squads from the San Gabriel Valley, La Quinta and Temecula. The three […]

The 80th Academy Awards



Remember “Four Weddings and a Funeral”? Oscar’s picks this year in the Best Picture category might aptly be referred to as “Four Death Knells and a Birth.” Man’s darkly sinister inhumanity to man has a definitive thematic stranglehold. And then there’s “Juno,” an ode to our upcoming generation’s sense of freedom and maturity, a colorful wildflower sprouting in this year’s […]

This Home Features An Entertainer’s Yard With A Swimming Pool, Spa With Waterfall And New Stacked Stone Barbecue Center



This home has a very open floor plan. The decorative double entry doors lead into an elegant living room with maple wood floors throughout, 5″ baseboards, vaulted ceiling with recessed light and a big window with marginal grids. There is a spacious dining room with a newer chandelier in the center. Newer vinyl windows have been recently installed throughout. The […]

Creek restoration unveiled to the public this Saturday



After more than seven months of restoration and construction, the city of Calabasas is ready to officially celebrate the reopening of the Las Virgenes Creek. A ceremony and gathering will be held Feb. 23 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the creek project site on Agoura Road near Las Virgenes Road. The event is free and the public is […]

Students learn about good old days



New automotive store arrives in style



Team Santos wins Region 4 title




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