2008-06-19

Boys & Girls Club gets new president



Mark Elswick has been named president and CEO of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Conejo and Las Virgenes. Elswick comes to the club after spending nearly 16 years in leadership positions at YMCA branches throughout southern California. The Cal State Northridge alumnus holds a Bachelor of Science in kinesiology with an emphasis on coaching and teaching. His tenures at […]

Ruth Rose



Ruth Rose of White House Properties Westlake Village has been awarded top sales and listing agent for the month of May. Her production of $5.6 million has put her in the No. one sales agent position. Rose has been a member of the “Ambassador Club,” which represents the top five percent of agents companywide, for several years. Rose has been […]

Oak Park, big and spectacular



Oak Park High School’s Class of 2008 was not only the biggest class in the history of the school, with 352 graduates, it is part of the largest student population bubble in the history of the nation. The June 12 commencement ceremony at the high school football stadium was joined by Oak Park Independent School, which graduated an additional 15 […]

Leonis Adobe Museum offers benefits to new members



The Leonis Adobe Museum and Valley Cultural Center are teaming up to benefit members of the community who join the cultural center at the $100 level and higher. New Valley Cultural Center members will receive a family membership for two adults and up to four children to the Leonis Adobe Museum that will give them free admission to the museum […]

Oak Park Independent School Class of 2008



Elizabeth Ann Abate, Ashley Nicole Allen, Kaitlyn Elizabeth Anderson, Laura Lynn Atkinson, Thomas Anthony Baklayan, Kenneth Allen Bales, Zachary Scott Blaich, Shannon Christine Bunch, Talia Natale Cognata, Kiley Coleman, Carlyn Brooke Costello, Mary Katherine Daniels, Alyssa Kate Degennaro, Tiffany Lynn Doherty, Aryana Mehry Eshtehardi, Cornell Ewell, Jonathan Scott Harari, Ayla Marie Kell, Jillian Eve Maddocks, Adam Jeffrey Quinn, Talia Elyse […]

Los Robles Hospital presents scholarships



The following local high school seniors have been awarded scholarships from Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center: Agoura High School: Veenadhari Chavakula and Jason Kurian La Reina High School: Michelle Jabbour Louisville High School: Katie Boryk Moorpark High School: Kendall Fisher, Lacey Valenza and Jessica Sworzyn Newbury Park High School: Cheyenne Bingham, Krishna Desai, Radha Desai, Ashlie Mejia and Sara […]

What’s new on DVD



Film and television author Randy Williams reviews the latest movies, television shows, documentaries and music programs now available for purchase online and at retail stores. Indiana Jones: The Adventure Collection (Paramount)- One of Hollywood’s most iconic characters is now available for the first time on DVD as a triple feature package. “Raiders of the Lost Ark,” “Temple of Doom” and […]

Many Custom Features



This home has a custom, newer kitchen with cherrywood cabinets, stainless steel appliances and travertine floors. The family room has wood floors and the formal dining room has crown molding and wood floors. For more information on this property, listed at $839,000, call The Manos Team, Coldwell Banker, at (805) 495-1048.

Mandatory water rationing a possibility



California’s water-supply crisis has prompted the board of directors of the Las Virgenes Municipal Water District to consider adopting mandatory water conservation measures. If approved, the water conservation practices will become effective July 1, said John Mundy, LVMWD general manager. Some measures being considered are: prohibiting residential irrigation between the hours of 10 a.m. and 5 p.m., banning the use […]

Music industry makes note of student songwriter



Carson Caccamise, 13, is a singing, songwriting, guitar- and piano-playing, all-around music professional. The Lindero Middle School student, who will enter eighth grade at the Agoura Hills school in the fall, sold his first song when he was 5 years old. “It got started as a punishment,” said Carson’s father, Joe Caccamise, a songwriter himself. “Every time he got mad […]


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