2008-04-17

Comedy improv night to benefit injured CHP officer Tony Pedeferri



Ventura Improv Company will host a fundraiser for California Highway Patrol officer Tony Pedeferri from 6 to 8 p.m. Sun., April 27 at the theater, 34 N. Palm St., Ventura. Tickets are $25 and space is limited. To reserve seats, send checks, payable to “Ventura Area Squad Club” with Tony Pedeferri on the memo line, to Jeff Landau, 3449 Soft […]

FOR THE RECORD



The Dole Great Race of Agoura included the Chesebro Half Marathon, not "Half Mile." Romualdo Sanchez of Montebello finished second in the Half Marathon; Andrew Thompson finished fifth; Myles Cockburn placed sixth; and David Whitworth finished ninth.

Wildlife center holds open house



The California Wildlife Center will hold its spring open house from noon to 4 p.m. Sun., May 4 at the center, 26025 Piuma Road, Calabasas. Visitors will take guided tours of the center, including the intensive care hospital and speciesspecific outdoor rehabilitation enclosures. Refreshments will be served. To make a reservation, call (818) 222-2658.

Dynamic essence of trees



I have often heard that the first impression is the most important. I had never really thought too much about it, but somewhere in the back of my mind I accepted this as good advice. That was until a wise woman asked me, “Why would you want to be friends with anyone who summed you up in a few seconds?” […]

EYE ON LOCAL AREA STOCKS



Company Name Symbol Apr. 16 Apr. 9 Apr. 2 Mar. 26 Headquartered AMGEN AMGN 43.41 41.59 42.45 42.00 THOUSAND OAKS BAXTER BAX 60.43 59.90 59.95 57.49 THOUSAND OAKS BEVERLY HILLS BANCORP BHBC 2.45 2.68 2.49 2.75 CALABASAS CAMINOSOFT CORP. CMSF 0.08 0.08 0.08 0.07 WESTLAKE VILLAGE CHEESECAKE FACTORY CAKE 21.65 21.15 22.68 21.70 CALABASAS COUNTRYWIDE FINANCIAL CORP. CFC 4.99 5.67 […]

Military Leadership academy accepting applications



Freedom Alliance has opened the application period for the Military Leadership Academy. The academy educates, motivates and inspires student leaders, and has graduated more than 700 high school students since its inception in 2001. Students will visit U.S. military installations to learn more about the customs, courtesies and traditions of the military. They will also visit historical sites such as […]

Fundraiser helps fund tree planting in Israel



St. Maximilian to host 14th golf classic



St. Maximilian Kolbe Catholic Church presents its 14th annual Golf Classic at 9 a.m. Mon., May 5 at North Ranch Country Club, 4761 Valley Spring Drive, Westlake Village. The $250 admission charge for individual golfers covers golf, lunch, cocktails, buffet dinner, auction and tee gift. Cocktails and dinner only for non-golfing guests is $65. Tournament proceeds enable the parish to […]

Located Across From The Park In Morrison Ranch



This four bedroom singlestory home is located across from the park in Morrison Ranch’s South Meadows. It has high ceilings and newly the interior was recently painted. The kitchen, which opens up to the family room, includes granite countertops, a stainless steel sink and refrigerator, new appliances and stone floors. There are white Plantation shutters throughout the home, cathedral ceilings […]