2008-05-22

Moorpark College bids adieu to grads in style



They’re just Nuts for Mutts



The seventh annual Nuts for Mutts Dog Show and Pet Fair will be from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sun., June 1 at Shepard Stadium at Pierce College, 6201 Winnetka Ave., Woodland Hills. Highlights include a mixed breed dog show with panel of celebrity judges, pet fair, pet adoptions, vendors selling pet-related items, food, live music, silent auction, kid’s corner […]

Scouts sponsor Monopoly contest



The Ventura County Council Boy Scouts of America will host the second annual and officially sanctioned Monopoly Tournament in Ventura County at St. Paschal Babylon Catholic Church, 155 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Registration begins at 8 a.m. and is open to the public. The event also includes a raffle, silent auction, and refreshments for purchase. The tournament will have […]

FOR THE RECORD



•The correct number for the Pet Emergency Clinic in Thousand Oaks is (805) 492-2436. •Kyle Gronich is the correct spelling for the name of the player picture last week on the AYSO Arsenal youth soccer team.

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 […]