Westlake Village shows it really cares

The city of Westlake Village has launched a new program, CityCare, which gives residents the opportunity to report any maintenance or service concerns at any time, day or night. Some of the services covered by CityCare include the ability to report broken sprinklers on public property, street light outages, street repairs, graffiti and information on general cityrelated services. CityCare can […]

Angels Ball brings heavenly help to Casa Pacifica

White Oak steps back in time

Girls jump through hoops for win

Plenty of blame to go around

I am amused over recent letters that lay the blame for the economic crisis on either the Democrats or the Republicans. Fact is that regardless of which party, all of Washington, from Congress to the White House, played some major role that got us where we are today. The mortgage meltdown, as just one cause, developed when Washington trashed banking […]

Wanted — candidates to run for Ventura County Sheriff

Deputies union sending out feelers

For the first time in more than 30 years, there might be a race for Ventura County Sheriff. The yearlong campaign, expected to start this summer, has many in the department predicting it will be one of the most politically charged races in the 2010 election. Last week, the Ventura County Sheriff’s Deputies Association— the union that represents 750 deputies […]

Community Forum hosts film, discussion on nuclear weapons

The Community Forum group will present two events at the Conejo Valley Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 3327 Old Conejo Road, Newbury Park. •A free public showing of James Tusty and Maureen Castle Tusty’s film “The Singing Revolution” will be at 7:30 p.m. Sat., March 14. The documentary tells how the Estonian people peacefully regained their freedom and helped topple an empire. […]

Something to prove

Marmonte League spring preview: Baseball

Agoura Hills travel team is No. 1

Q. Should I spread mulch under my trees?

A. The benefit of using organic mulch around trees appears to be a guarded secret, because I rarely see it used effectively. There’s no other thing you can do for a planted tree that’s more beneficial for its health, vigor and longevity than spreading mulch within the drip line of the tree. The drip line is the outer area of […]