2008-06-05

Fresh berries taste great, good for you



In the past, eating raspberries and blackberries meant picking fruit from thorny bushes. Today, reaping the berry harvest means nothing more than a trip to a farmers market or grocery store. Cooked, raw or frozen, blackberries and raspberries seem like miracle foods. They can’t cure every ailment, but with a high fiber content, vitamin C and plenty of antioxidants, berries […]

Recently Remodeled On The Golf Course In Thousand Oaks



This home, located on the golf course in Thousand Oaks, has recently been remodeled with a brick and precast exterior and mansard slate roof with dormer windows. The property is nearly one acre spanning two lots, and includes picnic grounds with oak trees, limestone and hardwood floors, a twostory foyer with a sweeping staircase, picture windows, a pool and spa. […]

Recycling reminder

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Several recycling round ups are planned for next week in Calabasas. The city is holding a free electronic waste collection on June 7 at Calabasas City Hall from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Acceptable items include laptops and personal computers, microwave ovens, printers, radios, stereos and telephones. A free water-based paint and used oil collection will be held June 14 […]

Agoura Hills City Calendar



The city of Agoura Hills Department of Community Services announced these upcoming events. Unless otherwise noted, all events take place at the Agoura Hills Recreation Center, 30610 Thousand Oaks Blvd. For more information on any event, call (818) 597-7361. •A Cuban style Salsa Camp for children ages 7 to 10 will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Mon., […]

Strategic plan will help asthmatics



Bringing attention to a disease that strikes one out of six children in the state, the American Lung Association of California has endorsed the California Department of Public Health’s new five-year Strategic Plan for Asthma in California 2008-2012. The plan provides strategies to improve the health and quality of life of the more than 5 million Californians affected by asthma […]

summer music camp



Students entering grades one through eight are eligible to apply for the 16th annual Pizazz summer musical arts camp from Aug. 11 through 15 at the United Methodist Church of Westlake Village, 1049 S. Westlake Blvd. The camp is sponsored by the church’s music ministry but uses a nonreligious arts curriculum. Camp hours are 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday […]

Tigers take bite of the competition



WINNERS- The Agoura Tigers celebrate with their first place trophies from the Camarillo Vipers U-10 baseball tournament on Memorial Day. The team includes Kai Gomez, Ben Baird, Brandon Shearer, Brandon Lowe, Hayden Luff, Austin Kratchovil, Sean Fitzwilliam, Mike Osborn, Justin Gastwirth, Ky Feldman and Tony Contreras. The manager is Armando Gomez and the assistants are Dave Baird and Mike Shearer.

Located Near The Pool And Spa



This Agoura townhome is located near the community pool and spa, and faces the greenbelt. There is a fireplace in the living room and an indoor laundry area, as well as an enclosed patio and attached garage. For more information on this property, listed at $279,900, call Ken and Barbie Heller at (805) 496-3291.

Andrea Mallen is new Oak Park principal



It will be a homecoming of sorts when Andrea Mallen takes over as principal of Oak Park High School on July 1. When Mallen replaces Lynn McCormack, who is retiring, she will return to the Conejo Valley where she lived and worked for more than 25 years. In 2004 she left the area to be an assistant principal at Palm […]

Walk for Darfur




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