2009-03-12

Oak Park hosting disaster preparedness clinic

Officials will go through the paces

Planning makes all the difference in surviving a disaster, and to educate residents on how to protect themselves, Oak Park High School will host an emergency preparedness clinic from 7 to 9 p.m. Mon., March 16 in the school’s pavilion. Ventura County fire Capt. Brian Dilley will discuss how to prepare home and family for a fire, earthquake or other […]

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Reach Out to Your Local School District

Las Virgenes Unified

District Office Switchboard: (818) 880-4000 Administration Donald Zimring, superintendent: 878-5225 Mary Schillinger, assistant superintendent of education: (818) 878-5218 Dan Stepenosky, assistant superintendent of personnel: (818) 878-5212 Karen Kimmel, chief business official: (818) 878-5203 Rose Dunn, director of elementary education: (818) 8785219 Jim Nielsen, director of secondary education: (818) 8785220 Susan Curtis, director of pupil services: (818) 878-5216 Robbie Amodio, director […]

Scholarly weekend to explore history of modern Israel



The Temple Etz Chaim Men’s Club will sponsor a Scholar-in-Residence Weekend: The History of Modern Israel from Fri. to Sun., March 20 to 22 at the synagogue, 1080 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. The scholar-in-residence will be Dr. Stephen M. Berk, professor of history at Union College in Schenectady, N.Y. He is a scholar in Holocaust and Jewish studies. He […]

Coaches score



I want to thank all the Agoura High School boys’ soccer coaches under the direction and administration of head coach Andrew Staiano, this year’s Marmonte League Coach of the Year, and assistant varsity coach Walter del Olmo. This years frosh/soph parents and boys enjoyed being coached by two AHS alumni/soccer players—head coach Jordan Levy and assistant coach Kevin O’Malley. They […]

Reyes Adobe explores Native American roots



Republican women host wine, cheese meeting



The Westlake Village Republican Women Federated will hold a wine, cheese and appetizers event from 5 to 7 p.m. Thurs., March 19 at Boccaccio’s restaurant, 32123 Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village. Cost is $25. Spouses and guests are welcome. Attendees are asked to bring phone cards to send to overseas troops. Invited guests will be Ventura County District Attorney Greg […]

Honor roll



•Michelle Vaisman of Agoura Hills made the honor’s list at Mary Baldwin College in Staunton, VA. While dean’s list students have 3.503.74 grade point averages, the honor list is reserved for students who have grade point averages of 3.75-4.0. •Two Agoura Hills residents were named to the Dean’s List at Boston University for the fall semester. They are Rina Beyda […]

At the Purim carnival



Going to bat for the OPHS baseball coaches



On Wed., Feb. 25 the parents of the Oak Park High School varsity baseball team met with school district administrators, OPHS Principal Andrea Mallen, Assistant Principal Stuart McGugan, Assistant District Superintendent Clifford Moore and both of the school’s athletic directors, Dick Billingsley and Ann Pettit. The purpose of the meeting was to learn why varsity baseball coaches Chris Sale and […]