2008-05-29

Students learn the environment



This week, Las Virgenes Community Learning Center (CLC) students experienced their first hike in a new program with the outstanding Mountains Recreation Conservation Agency (MRCA) naturalists. As a parent who attended the program, I observed the students’ excitement build as MRCA naturalists encouraged the children to use all five senses in learning about the eco-system of our local Santa Monica […]

This End Unit Is Located Across From A Greenbelt And Within Walking Distance To Pools And Spas



This two-story townhome has 3 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms. The end unit is located across from a greenbelt, near guest parking within walking distance of the community pools and spas. The home has a formal dining and living room with a stacked stone fireplace and a slider to the enclosed flagstone patio. The kitchen features updated appliances, maple cabinetry and […]

Musicians show polish in the Big Apple



Agoura High School students Mor Frankie and Nicole Saphos received recognition for Outstanding Trumpet and Outstanding Bass at the 13th annual Essentially Ellington Jazz Band Competition earlier this month in New York. Agoura was one of 15 U.S. high schools to qualify for the annual high school music competition. Eighty-two bands entered the competition by submitting a recorded performance of […]

City Calendar



The city of Agoura Hills Department of Community Services announces the upcoming events. Unless otherwise noted, all programs take place at the Agoura Hills Recreation Center, 30610 Thousand Oaks Blvd. For more information on any event, call (818) 597-7361. •An Italian excursion club for adults will take place at 6 p.m. Tues., June 10 and Sat., June 28. The June […]

School holds Olde World Faire



Lindero Canyon Middle School’s seventh-graders will hold the 22nd annual Olde World Faire from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Fri., May 30 at the school, 5844 Larboard Lane, Agoura Hills. Students will dress in traditionacostumes from the middle ages and Renaissance and will fashion goods for demonstrations and trading.

Synagogues on a march to assist Darfur

Event will raise funds and awareness about genocide

On June 1, synagogues throughout Los Angeles will participate in a Walk for Darfur to raise funds and awareness about the genocide that has claimed 400,000 lives and displaced another 2.5 million people over the past five years in the western region of Sudan. Congregation Or Ami in Calabasas has signed up 105 walkers to participate in the walk. Students […]

Endorses Pavley for Senate



Please join me in voting for Fran Pavley for Senate on June 3. I believe that by endorsing Fran Pavley, an experienced teacher, mayor, Agoura councilwoman, and three-term California State Assembly member, that the education of our children will be improved. The education of tomorrow depends on the education dollars spend today. We need creative improvements in our state’s future […]

Mai Matthesen



RE/MAX Olson & Associates would like to congratulate Mai Matthesen and her team for their sales production in the month of April, with sales totaling over $2.3 million. Matthesen has more than 18 years of involvement in the real estate business, believes that attitude is the key to success. “Negotiation skills, knowledge about a specific neighborhood, the ability to listen […]

Peeping Tom is arraigned



Ten days after the arrest of an Oaks Christian School maintenance man accused of secretly videotaping female students in a locker room, parents and administrators say they are satisfied with the way the incident has been handled so far at the Westlake Village campus. Hilario Hernandez Medina, 39, was arrested on May 19 after an Oaks Christian employee discovered a […]

Caregivers may enter essay contest



The Home Instead Senior Care office serving Ventura County will sponsor the third annual “Give a Caregiver a Break” essay contest to honor family caregivers for their tireless service and dedication. The contest will award $16,000 in free caregiving services to the winning essay writers. In 500 words or less, nonprofessional family caregivers can write about their caregiving experiences, including […]


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