More volunteers needed for Medea Creek cleanup day

'Everybody's holding hands here. This is the first time we've gone into Agoura Hills.' — Colleen Holmes, CPO president

The Cornell Preservation Organization (CPO) is preparing for a creek cleanup day on Sat., Oct. 25, but organizers say more volunteers are needed to remove the trash and debris from Medea Creek and other waterways that flow to the ocean. The city of Agoura Hills, the Resource Conservation District of the Santa Monica Mountains, the county of Los Angeles and […]

Dressing for Halloween

J Girl Lingerie and Cosmetics is carrying Halloween costumes by Foreplay and Trashy Lingerie. In addition to costumes, J Girl makeup artists will provide Halloween makeup for party needs. Clients may call the store for prices and to set up an appointment with one of the makeup specialists. The store has its own line of cosmetics for every occasion, including […]

Last week’s top performers

Westlake defense: The Warriors held Newbury Park’s vaunted rushing attack to 54 yards on 20 attempts during a 35-12 home win in Week 6. Cody Skene, RB/DB, Oak Park: The senior running back scored a pair of second-half touchdowns to lift OPHS to a 21-14 come-from-behind victory over Carpinteria. He finished with 82 yards on 17 carries. Sean Conrad, RB, […]

Play Review

'The King and I' returns

“The King and I” is the first of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein’s musical plays to be based on a true story. Cabrillo Music Theatre has assembled a stellar cast in presenting this opulent show at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza. The performance is as beautiful to see as it is to hear. The plot is based on the […]

Carole & Manny Hernandez

Carole Hernandez of Prudential California Realty’s Camarillo office was congratulated by Broker/owner Bob Majorino and Branch Manager Jim Chutuk for recently earning her e-Certification. ECertification recognizes members of the Prudential Network who are competent using the Internet and technology in their real estate business. The first of its kind in the real estate industry, the eCertified designation provides consumers access […]

Recruitment begins for temporary census takers

The Los Angeles Regional Census Center will conduct testing for persons applying for short-term positions in census taking starting January 2009. Nonsupervisory positions include administrative assistant, recruiting assistant, office clerk, crew leaders, crew leader assistant and enumerator/lister. Salaries range from $11.25 to $18.50 per hour. Applicants must be U.S. citizens 18 years or older and must pass an examination. Local […]

Klein and Associates Expands

Klein and Associates Educational Therapists and Consultants Inc. has announced the recent expansion and relocation of its offices. Staff members have extensive experience as educators and therapists of children, adolescents and young adults who possess a variety of different learning styles. Each student and family is provided with an individualized program to best address their needs. Programs offered include Fast […]

Shiney a star for Oak Park High

For many years, all Matt Shiney wanted was to be on the Oak Park High varsity boys’ cross country team. Ever since he was in fourth grade, Shiney and a couple of his friends would run trails in Oak Park, Agoura and Westlake. During his first two years at OPHS, Shiney ran on the frosh/soph and junior varsity teams. He […]

Local violinist to perform

Violinist Trina Boman, a Thousand Oaks resident, will solo with the Ventura College Symphony Orchestra at its Winner’s Circle concert at 8 p.m. Sat., Oct. 25 at the school, 4667 Telegraph Road, Ventura. Boman won the 2008 Henry Schwab Ventura County Violin Contest. Tickets will be available at the door on the night of the show. Cost is $10 for […]

Julie Nolan

Julie Nolan won the award for Top Listing Agent from Prudential California Realty’s Thousand Oaks Regional office in June 2008. Nolan has been a resident of the Conejo Valley since 1984. She understands the importance of maintaining the Quality Service Certified Platinum Designation, which can be used only by those who have met training and performance standards, and who maintain […]