2008-09-18

Restaurant owner takes over Stage Door

Venue will focus on children's plays

Paul Schell, owner of Blue Ultra Lounge and Restaurant in Agoura Hills, announced that he and his partner, Carlos Costa, will take over the Stage Door Theatre lease in November. Ventura resident Diane Salerno owns the property and terminated a lease with Gale Trumbeaux and Michael Monteleone, who operated the small community theater for the past 28 years. Trumbeaux and […]

Los Robles cancer seminar will address the changes experienced by aging men



In recognition of Prostate Cancer Awareness month, Los Robles Hospital & Medical Center will sponsor a free community seminar, “Understanding Prostate Changes as a Man Ages,” from 9 to 10 a.m. Thurs., Sept. 25 at The Oaks mall near Macy’s Women’s store on the lower level, in Thousand Oaks. Attendees should enter the mall on the south side near Johnny […]

The Acorn’s High School Football Game of the Week

Diamond Ranch Panthers (1-1) at Oaks Christian Lions (2-0) Friday, 7:30 p.m.

Local high school football fans will finally get a glimpse of one of the state’s top-ranked teams Friday night when the Oaks Christian Lions host the Diamond Ranch Panthers. OCHS, No. 16 in the latest CalHiSports.com state rankings and No. 1 in the CIF-Southern Section Northwest Division coaches’ poll, has outscored its first two opponents—Bakersfield Christian and Muir—by a combined […]

Fire safety expo helps educate public

The department plans to conduct teaching events at least once a year

The Los Angeles County Fire Department last week unveiled its “Wildland Fire Protection Initiative,” a new educational series developed in response to the recent spate of fires in the area. Maria Grycan, community services representative for the department, told Agoura Hills City Council members that the fire department’s inaugural fire expo, “Living in the Fire Zone,” will take place from […]

Fast, but not street legal



LIKE A SPEEDING BULLET—George Poteet’s Speed Demon is among the world’s fastest car and motorcycle streamliners. The vehicle will participate in an international land speed competition on Sat. and Sun., Sept. 20 and 21 in Bonneville Flats. The exotic cars were on display last week at World Class Motoring in Agoura Hills.

Rebecca Baumgartner



RE/MAX Olson & Associates would like to congratulate Rebecca Baumgartner for her sales production in the month of July with sales totaling over $2.5 million. Baumgartner has 20 years of real estate and mortgage experience, serving the SimiMoorparkVentura, San Fernando, Conejo Valley and Santa Clarita Valley areas. She can be reached at (805) 501-0407.

Oaks Christian mourns the loss of Paul Long

Popular teacher victim of train wreck

When people remember Paul Long, they rarely recall just one man. With Long came his wife and son—they were a package deal. They were inseparable. Long, who was an English teacher at Oaks Christian High School in Westlake Village, was one of the 26 people who died in the horrific Metrolink crash last Friday. He was riding home from his […]

Reporter finds motivation to complete Extreme Boot Camp in Calabasas

Six weeks of grueling daily exercise pays off

When the chance to try out one of those much-advertised fitness boot camps came across my desk, I was excited. I had set some goals for the summer, and the six-week, five-day-a-week program started immediately—no time to overthink and chicken out. I was out of shape and lacked motivation, and Extreme Boot Camp Calabasas seemed like the jump-start I needed, […]

Weekend schedule



Oak Park at Royal Friday, 7 p.m. Hueneme at Calabasas Friday, 7 p.m. Saugus at Westlake Friday, 7 p.m. Camarillo at Agoura Friday, 7 p.m. St. Genevieve at Viewpoint Saturday, 1 p.m.

Space exhibit lands at Oil Museum



The California Oil Museum will host a new traveling exhibit, “A View From Space” from Oct. 3 through Dec. 28 at 1001 E. Main St., Santa Paula. The exhibit will open at 6 p.m. Fri., Oct. 3 with a special reception and viewing party hosted by the Ventura County Astronomical Society. Families are invited to bring children to this event […]


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