Red Oak students collect toys for needy kids

JOY OF GIVING—Students at Red Oak Elementary School collect more than 800 toys for sick and handicapped children during the holidays. The toy drive was organized through Accredited Health Care Services.

Girls’ soccer team on fire

ON FIRE—The Agoura/Westlake Girls U-10 All-Star team, the Fireballs, celebrate their first place win in the Simi Valley New Year’s Soccer Tournament. The team scored 16 goals and had only one goal scored against them. Back row: Coach Alan Howard. Middle row, from left: Gabbie Garrison, Ally Spooner, Sarah Howard, Eve Cornelius, Paige Harrington and Coach Debbie Harrington. Front row: […]

More on Israel

This is in response to reading Patricia Ahmad’s letter of Jan. 8, “Both sides are at fault in IsraelHamas conflict.” Ms. Ahmad, you seem to be confusing the people of Gaza with the terrorist organization Hamas. Israel withdrew from the Gaza strip in 2005. The people of Gaza had a chance to start a new life. The border crossings were […]