2008-05-22

Nature goes out on a limb



Calabasas publishes free summer transportation schedule online



The city of Calabasas has released route schedules for free summer public transportation. Line 1 continues unchanged for the summer, and lines 2 through 7 will begin summer service on either Tues., June 24 or Mon., June 30, depending on the individual line and summer schools served. Lines 2, 3 and 4 will provide looping service for students attending Sumac […]

YMCA and Carl’s Jr. team up for fundraiser



The Triunfo YMCA, serving Westlake Village, Agoura Hills and Oak Park, is teaming up with Carl’s Jr. at 5709 Kanan Road, Agoura Hills for a day-long fundraiser tomorrow, Fri., May 23. From 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., when anyone who brings a Triunfo YMCA “Burger Benefits” flyer to Carl’s Jr. and makes a purchase, the restaurant will donate 25 percent […]

Coping with rising costs



In a time of falling home prices and an uncertain economy, even parents who make good money are worried about the increasing cost of a college education. While public universities in California are still priced well below private colleges, fees are likely to increase at the same time as expected budget cuts, and some students will find it difficult to […]

Pet of the Week



“The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian”



Directed by: Andrew Adamson Starring: Ben Barnes, William Moseley, Anna Popplewell, Skandar Keynes, Sergio Castellitto MPAA rating: PG (for swordplay and mostly bloodless violence) Running time: 144 minutes Best suited for: fans of C. S. Lewis, fans of the original “Narnia” Least suited for: those who haven’t seen the original, perhaps a few C. S. Lewis purists Possessing neither the […]

The Kitchen In This Home Has Been Upgraded With Stainless Steel Appliances And Granite Counters



This custom 1 story home is updated with fabulous kitchen, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops and breakfast bar/center island work space. The family room has a fireplace, and there is a formal dining room and master suite with walk-in closet and jetted tub in master bath. Horse ranch facilities include an arena, tack room, covered pipe corrals and 2 barns. […]

Calabasas tunes up its RV law

Long-term parking no longer allowed

The Calabasas City Council has decided to make major changes to its recreational vehicle parking ordinance after residents in the city continued to complain about the unsightliness of the vehicles and other issues. The current ordinance prohibits a recreational vehicle from being parked in one spot for more than 72 hours. Under a new law, which is expected to be […]

Hikes offer glimpses into Chumash life



Hidden behind the sign on Lang Ranch Parkway, just off the northern stretch of Westlake Boulevard in Thousand Oaks, is a tranquil, historical open space area that contains a cool cave, vivid pictographs, Chumash village replicas, a thick oak grove, a museum and a variety of animals. Visitors may enjoy the Oakbrook Chumash Interpretive Center through a guided tour given […]

St. Max hosts recycling day

Accepting electronic waste

St. Maximilian Kolbe Catholic Church will hold a fundraising and recycling event from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sat., June 7 in the church parking lot, 5801 Kanan Road, Agoura Hills. Community members are invited to bring old computers, monitors, laptops, televisions, printers, cellphones and cameras to the church’s curbside drop-off for recycling.


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