2008-05-01

This Property Has Olive Trees, Italian Cypress And Nearly Ten Acres



This is on a 422,900 square foot lot with more than 6240 feet of interior space. The property has Olive trees, Italian Cypress, nearly 10 acres of mostly usable land surrounded by open space. The residence has 5 bedrooms and 5.5 baths, including a media room that could be a sixth bedroom. The entry has a Rosa Verona marble mosaic […]

Agoura author helps chronicle life of outstanding female athlete



Women’s sports pioneer Lisa Leslie is more than just the first female to dunk a basketball- she’s a star off the court with prolific dealings in fashion, business and broadcasting. “Don’t Let the Lipstick Fool You, the Making of a Champion” is a new hardcover by Kensington Books that chronicles the life and career of the WNBA (Women’s National Basketball […]

Saving costs too much



I recently put $50 worth of gasoline in my car. I don’t have a monster truck or a Hummer or an SUV. And I don’t have two gas tanks in my car or some huge vessel that holds enough gas to last four months. I have a small 4-cylinder Mazda hatchback with a gas tank equivalent in size to some […]

Studio H Offers Giveaway



Studio H will celebrate its Grand Opening for six months with professional blow-dryer giveaways valued at $80 and exclusive product demonstrations. The salon has recently added to an already varied and experienced staff that includes a specialist in hair extensions, Paul Mitchell educators, and contributing creators of Wella hair color. Goldwell Color and Phyto, an all-natural hair care line, is […]

SCLA playoffs begin this weekend



The first round of the Southern California Lacrosse Association postseason gets underway Sunday at Newbury Park High with Westlake (2-6) taking on Calabasas (0-8) at noon. Sunday’s winner will play topseeded Agoura (71) Tuesday at 8:30 p.m., also at NPHS. Tuesday’s other second-round matchup will pit host Newbury Park (7-1) against Thousand Oaks (4-4) at 6:30 p.m. The SCLA championship […]

Dick Van Dyke headlines annual high school music benefit



Actor/singer Dick Van Dyke will star for the seventh year in the annual benefit concert for local high school choral programs at 4 p.m. Wed., May 14 at the Kavli Theatre in the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza. This year’s show is titled “Song and Dance Man” and will feature Van Dyke singing, dancing and serving as master of ceremonies. […]

Remodeled And Features Slab Granite And Designer Tile



This one-story cottage has vaulted ceilings and a fireplace between the living room and the den. The home has been remodeled and features slab granite and designer tile. The Country French kitchen has newer cabinets with designer detailing, granite countertops and stainlesssteel appliances, including a refrigerator. All flooring has been updated with wood and carpeting and tile. The two baths […]