Agoura Hills City Calendar

The Agoura Hills Department of Community Services announces its upcoming events calendar. Unless otherwise noted, events will be held at the Agoura Hills Recreation Center, 30610 Thousand Oaks Blvd. For more information, call (818) 597-7361. •Weight Loss Challenge and Nutrition Programs will be held Monday nights at 6:30 p.m. and Thursday mornings at 10:30 a.m. The 12-week program teaches proper […]

Lupin Hill classrooms vandalized

Two classrooms at Lupin Hill Elementary School in Calabasas were vandalized on Jan. 9 or 10, according to a Las Virgenes Unified School District official. Rhonda Bacot, director of maintenance and facilities, said a window was broken and a laptop computer was stolen. She said the burglar also sprayed both rooms with a fire extinguisher, leaving a mess which took […]

The scoop on new Calabasas pet ordinance

Pick up after your animal, the city says

Calabasas City Council members are on their way to approving an ordinance that will require residents to clean up after their pets. The council will introduce the second reading of the proposed law at its next meeting, Wed., Jan. 28, before voting to pass it. The new law would require pet owners to carry plastic bags and pick up after […]

Goodbye to Chamber executive

Thousand OaksWestlake Village Regional Chamber of Commerce president and CEO Janet Levett recently announced her retirement, effective the end of January. The board of directors has selected an interim CEO to lead the Chamber—Jill Lederer, local businesswoman, former board chair of the Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce and chamber Woman of the Year. We thank Levett for her service and […]

Remodeled Agoura Hills Townhome

This is a totally remodeled 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms Agoura Hills townhome. This home has a light and open floorplan and is approximately 2,409 square feet per tax assessor. It is highly upgraded with a custom wrought iron staircase, stone like tile floors throughout the first floor, wood laminate flooring throughout the second floor. This townhome feels like a single […]

Students take part in leadership mission

Ten ethnically and racially diverse high school juniors from the greater Los Angeles area represented the AntiDefamation League Pacific Southwest Region on the ADL Grosfeld Family National Youth Leadership Mission in Washington, D.C. on Nov. 16 to 19, 2008. Alexis Taneman of Oak Park High School, Emilie Maddison and Nicole Hayes of Westlake High School, and Josh Hershman and Zach […]

Oak Park High equestrian club riding high after just a few months

Oak Park High School’s equestrian club is only a few months old, but the group has already distinguished itself. The club is in ninth place among 78 teams after only three competitions in the Interscholastic Equestrian League of Los Angeles. Junior Camille Fagan is the overall novice division champion, and freshman Leah Gunn holds second place in the freshman equitation […]

Watch pets for possible health issues

Good veterinary care for a dog includes preventative care, according to veterinarian Dr. Susan Nelson, assistant professor of clinical sciences at Kansas State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. Nelson recommends that dog owners take their adult dogs to the veterinarian twice a year for checkups. Dogs in their senior years may need to be brought in for checkups more frequently. […]

Placing the blame

Right-wing talk show hosts would have you believe that the nation’s economic crisis was caused by one little gay fellow named Barney and the Community Reinvestment Act, or in other words, that other favorite rightwing scapegoat, poor minorities. Pursuant to almost a decade of Republican control of all three houses of government, massive fraud, corruption and exponential government spending, what […]

Single Story Property In The Heart Of Thousand Oaks

Here is a single story property in the heart of Thousand Oaks with more than half an acre complete with an oversized barn currently used to house two horses, a corral and stalls. This property still has more than enough space to build a resort size pool. This 1960 home has 4 bedrooms and 2 full baths, as well as […]