2008-04-24

‘A rose by any other name’



Time to test your bone health IQ



Mindy Hermann, a registered dietitian and a nutrition writer for women’s, health and fitness magazines, tells how her mother took a tumble down a flight of stairs. What could have been a tragic accident ended up with nothing more than a bruised wrist and a dent in the wall. Her mom’s lifetime dedication to dairy products paid off. Are you […]

Olympiad makes learning fun



Agoura netters take down shorthanded Westlake squad

Chargers overcome slow start

JANN HENDRY/Acorn Newspapers TAKE THIS- Agoura’s Nat Thompson, a co-captain, puts the ball up for his teammates. For the third time this season, the Agoura High boys’ volleyball team got the better of its rivals from Westlake. The Chargers’ latest victory over the Warriors came Monday night at home in front of a raucous pro-Agoura crowd. After dropping the first […]

Hope Ranch Animal Rescue to host fundraiser with jazz group in Malibu

'Day in the Country' takes place May 18

Hope Ranch Animal Rescue, which recently became an official nonprofit organization, is celebrating its new status with a fundraiser in the Malibu countryside. The event, “A Day in the Country,” will take place on May 18 from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. and will feature entertainment by the Westside Jazz ensemble and a silent auction to benefit the animal rescue. […]

Can’t trust this article



I would like to clarify a statement made in Roger L. Lund’s article “Living trust provides measure of security.” Mr. Lund reported if a person becomes incapacitated, the backup trustee or cotrustee handles the person’s affairs; and, “No courtsupervised conservatorship is required, and everything is done privately. You and your family are spared the entire frustrating, time-consuming and expensive process […]

This Oak Park House Has Been Renovated



This Oak Park house has five bedrooms, three baths and has been renovated. The interior paint, electricity and plumbing have been recently upgraded. There is a lower level bedroom and bath. The backyard has a pool, spa and built in barbecue. For more information on this property, listed at $929,900, call The McLaughlin Group at (818) 259-7775.

Women’s self-defense class



A free self-defense course for women will be held from 2 to 4:30 p.m. Sun., May 4 at Gus Gates Kung Fu and Fitness, 30125 Agoura Road, Ste. G and H, Agoura Hills. The class is for ages 13 and up. For more information, call (818) 865-0555.

Datebook



THURS., APRIL 24 Rose Rustling Ventura County Rose Society meets 6:30 p.m., Ventura County Office of Education Conference Center, 5100 Adolfo Road, Camarillo. Jeri and Clay Jennings talk on “Rose Rustling: A Tradition of Preservation,” propagating old garden roses found in cemeteries, old gardens. Refreshments provided. Visitors welcome. www.venturarose .org. Spring Fling Conejo Valley National Society Daughters of the American […]

Born Learners to hold open house

Preschool celebrates 28 years in the community

Born Learners School will celebrate 28 years in serving the community during an Open House from 5 to 7 p.m. tonight, Thurs., April 24 at 28348 Agoura Road, Agoura Hills. The public, alumnae, current and new students are all welcome. Entertainment will include Scott Spindell’s “Beats Workin’ Band,” silent auctions, raffle, activity booths, hot dogs and refreshments. Born Learners serves […]


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