2008-05-01

Earth Day brings out all of nature’s friends



AU NATUREL–8-year-old Caitlin Gallagher, at left, is tickled by the sight of a skunk munching on treats at the Calabasas Earth Day festival April 26 at Las Virgenes Creek. The animal rescue organization Nature of Wildworks manned one of the booths. The event took place at a portion of the creek, below, that is being restored. IRIS SMOOT/Acorn Newspapers

Reagan Library to host Larry Elder broadcast



The Ronald Reagan Presidential Library will host Larry Elder starting at 3 p.m. Fri., May 9 at the library, 40 Presidential Drive, Simi Valley. KABC 790 will broadcast “The Larry Elder Show” from 3 to 7 p.m. live from the library’s Presidential Learning Center. Attending the broadcast is free, but reservations are required. Elder will sign copies of his book […]

What’s on tap



The city of Agoura Hills will host the following events. •The Community Concert Band will hold their spring concert at 5 p.m. Sun., May 4 at the Westlake Village Civic Center, 31200 Oak Crest Drive, Westlake Village. • A Cheer and Song Fun with Poms class for children ages five to eight will run from 4:15 to 5:15 p.m. Fridays […]

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Agoura Chargers Fri., May 2: Musical/G building/7 p.m. Mon., May 5: AP exams Tues., May 6: AP exams CAHSEE make up TAB meeting/faculty dining room/7 p.m. Wed., May 7: AP exams/Late start CAHSEE make up Thurs., May 8: AP exams An Evening of Jazz/7 p.m. Calabasas Coyotes Fri., May 2: Staff luncheon/library/ 10 a.m. Music boosters meeting/12:05 p.m. Murder mystery […]

Landecker will be a Trojan



Calabasas High junior shortstop Adam Landecker has made a verbal commitment to play baseball for USC. Landecker, an honor student at Calabasas, was recruited by several high-profile programs from the Pac-10 and Big West conferences, as well as other universities nationwide. “I’m very excited,” Landecker said. “USC was always my first choice. “Everything about USC is what I want. The […]

“Forgetting Sarah Marshall”



Directed by: Nicholas Stoller Starring: Jason Segel, Kristen Bell, Mila Kunis, Russell Brand, Bill Hader MPAA rating: R (for graphic nudity, sexual content, adult language and situations) Running time: 112 minutes Best suited for: Apatow acolytes Least suited for: avoiders of graphic sexual frankness and/ or body parts Seems that writer/director/producer Judd Apatow has quickly become the John Hughes of […]

Located In A Gated Community



This home in a gated community in Sycamore Canyon has five bedrooms, a bonus room, and a four car garage. Recent upgrades include marble, granite, wood floors, stainless steel appliances, and a backyard with a pool, spa, and outdoor kitchen. For more information on this property, listed at $1,899,000, call (805) 4183273.

Has anyone seen the eyeglass burglar?

Police take dim view of thefts

Police are seeking anyone who may recall suspicious activity regarding recent burglaries at two optical retailers in Thousand Oaks. Someone broke into an optometry office near Thousand Oaks Boulevard during the middle of the night last week. And an optical shop in The Oaks mall was burglarized during the night earlier in April. Both lost a significant amount of designer […]

Sports gift makes fun for all



Josh Bock wants to help kids who can’t afford to play league sports and enjoy the games as much as he does. For his bar mitzvah, Josh, 12, is collecting used sports equipment for Sports Gift. The nonprofit organization provides equipment to underprivileged children throughout the world, and promotes sportsrelated community service projects to youth in the United States. Josh […]

Popular Relay For Life walk-athon returns to Agoura this weekend



On Sat., May 3 at 10 a.m. more than a thousand people dedicated to the fight against cancer will gather at Willow Elementary School in Agoura Hills for the annual Relay For Relay walk-athon. Teams will include coworkers, family members, loved ones and friends who have made a commitment to walk around the school track for 24 hours in a […]


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