2008-09-04

Manslaughter charged in jogger’s death

Woman struck by motorist

Family, friends and members of a saddened community attended funeral services Tuesday to remember the life of Karey Marsh, 46, who was jogging on Lindero Canyon Road near Oak Park last week when she was struck and killed by a motorist. The 100-seat chapel at Pierce Brothers Valley Oaks Memorial Park in Westlake Village was filled to capacity. Others viewed […]

Coffee for newcomers



Westlake Village Newcomers Club invites both newcomers and long-time neighbors to the annual Kickoff Coffee from 10 a.m. to noon Tues., Sept. 9 at the Westlake Yacht Club, 32123 Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village. The club offers a variety of social events. For information, call (805) 496-3205.

Weight loss tips offered



For people who are watching their waistlines, it’s important to get off to a good start. Here are a few helpful weightloss tips: •Read ingredient labels. Ingredients are listed in amount order, so for those looking to cut sugar, make sure it is not high on the list. •Keep a food diary. It will help dieters recognize trouble spots, like […]

CIF keeping parents informed with monthly online newsletter



The California Interscholastic Federation State Office has begun distributing a monthly electronic newsletter designed for parents of the more than 735,000 high school student athletes in the state. As a result of discussions during numerous Parents Advisory Committee meetings held throughout the state last year, one suggestion that was repeatedly brought forth was for the CIF to distribute relevant information […]

Friday night’s parent time



Thousand Oaks New Life church will provide free babysitting service from 6 to 9 p.m. Fri., Sept. 26 at 5740 Corsa Avenue, Westlake Village. Parents may drop off children ages 1 to 12 and then enjoy a night off. Children will be supervised. Activities include games, prizes, a Jolly Jump and pizza. Space is limited and preregistration is required. For […]

Gallery to host artists’ reception



Topanga Canyon Gallery will hold an opening reception for the two-person show “Recent Work” from 5 to 8 p.m. Sat., Sept. 6 at the gallery, 120 N. Topanga Canyon Blvd. The exhibit features work by Kate Browning and Rebecca Catterall. Browning is a graduate of Otis College of Art and Design. She works on graphite drawings and abstract oil paintings. […]

Political Cartoon



Calabasas, ACLU reach accord on public grant ordinance

Law allegedly discriminated

Criticism and the threat of legal action from the American Civil Liberties Union has prompted the city of Calabasas to alter a city resolution on the awarding of public grants after the ACLU claimed the law was unconstitutional. The ACLU sent a letter raising constitutional concerns and threatening possible litigation last month after hearing that the Calabasas City Council had […]

Picnic petitioners



UNITED WE STAND—Karin Quimby explains a petition against Proposition 8 to Agoura Hills resident Russ Kohn during the annual Labor Day Democratic Party picnic at Conejo Creek Park in Thousand Oaks on Monday. Prop 8 addresses the issue of same-sex marriage.

Agoura Hills City Calendar



The city of Agoura Hills Department of Community Services announces these events. For more information, call the Agoura Hills Recreation Center at (818) 597-7361. •A Mature Drivers’ Renewal Course, presented by Agoura Hills Department of Community Services Senior Recreation Program, will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tues., Sept. 9 at the Agoura Hills Recreation Center, 30610 Thousand […]


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