Arsenal found in Calabasas

Resident arrested for bombs, weapons

A Calabasas man is being held on $5 million bail after deputies discovered a large collection of weapons and explosives in his home. Michael Bruce O’Connell, a 57-year-old resident of Calabasas Highlands, was arrested July 14 on eight felony counts of possessing weapons, destructive devices and ingredients to make destructive devices, according to Det. F. Bausmith of the Lost Hills […]

Girls’ Night Out event to benefit foster youth

The United Women’s Leadership Council presents Girls’ Night Out from 5 to 8 p.m. Mon., Aug. 4 at Boccaccio’s Restaurant, 32123 Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village. The event is a benefit to support female foster youth ages 15 to 19. The party will include hors d’oeuvres, no host bar, silent auction, and Meathead Movers in tuxedoes as servers. The price […]

Local Business Briefs

Chamber hosts Fine Wine evening The Woodland Hills-Tarzana Chamber of Commerce will host its 2nd Annual Fine Wine at 5:30 p.m. Wed., Sept. 24 at the Tarzana Community and Cultural Center on the corner of Ventura and Vanalden. The Chamber says the networking event presents an opportunity for members and prospective members to meet and chat. Fine wines and hors […]


The Westlake Lutheran Church holds worship services every Sunday at 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. at 2630A Townsgate Road, Westlake Village. Childcare is provided all morning. Visitors are welcomed. For more information, call (805) 497-4888 or visit www.westlakelutheran.com.

“Mamma Mia!”

Directed by: Phyllida Lloyd

"Mamma Mia!"   Starring: Meryl Streep, Amanda Seyfried, Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, Stellan Skarsgard, Dominic Cooper, Julie Waters, Christine Baranski MPAA rating: PG (probably because somebody hollers "Bollocks!") Running time: 107 minutes Best suited for: musical and Streep fans Least suited for: the machismo, the unhappy, the utterly nonspontaneous, punk rockers (go see "Reefer Madness, The Movie Musical" instead) Me? […]

Ronit Zoldan

Syd Leibovitch recently congratulated Ronit Zoldan upon her outstanding success, maintaining her sales record amongst the top seven percentile of agents nationwide. Based in the Calabasas office of Rodeo Realty Inc., Ronit specializes in the San Fernando and Conejo Valleys assisting many investors from overseas, handling both residential and income properties. As a builder developer herself, she assists many clients […]

Summer scene includes Movies in the Park

IT’S SHOWTIME—Movies in the Park have become a popular summer pastime in the local communities. Above, 5-year-old Mollie Joseph plays on the jungle gym at Three Springs Park in Westlake Village while waiting for the sun to go down and the movie “Superman” to begin. Below, a girl sits under the stars at Reyes Adobe Park in Agoura Hills where […]

Toastmasters Club meets every Wednesday morning

The Daybreakers of Westlake chapter of Toastmasters International meets 6:30 to 8 a.m. every Wednesday at the Baxter Building, One Baxter Way, Westlake Village. Guests are welcomed to attend and enhance their public speaking skills. There is no fee for guests to attend. For more information, call Yousra at (818) 448-0192.


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Bluegrass comes to Gateway

COUNTRY SOUNDS—The Laurel Canyon Ramblers will perform at Gateway Church in Agoura Hills on Sat., Aug. 16. Proceeds will support those affected by polluted water in Africa. For information, call (818) 889-4147.