THURS., JUNE 11 IWOSC Satellite Writers Group Independent Writers of Southern California inaugural meeting at Sherwood Country Club, Golf Club House, 320 W. Stafford Road, Thousand Oaks. Open to all writers. Bring writing, ideas, problems, questions. Free parking, receive directions at guard house. Phone: 805.402.7979 Contact: Dawn Wood Email: aubewood @verizon.net Time: 10:00 a.m. Date: 6/11/2009 Conejo Valley Republican Women […]

Westlake seniors pick prom over volleyball

It was a strange end to a successful season for the Westlake High boys’ volleyball team. The Warriors faced Loyola last Saturday night in the final of the Division I CIF Southern California Regional Volleyball Championships without their seniors, who were attending the school’s prom on the same evening. Devoid of its big guns, Westlake lost in three games by […]

Party town, USA

The Agoura Hills planning commissioners just approved a nightclub in the old Milano restaurant near Reyes Adobe Road. It appears that these commissioners didn’t realize that by allowing dance instruction here, it could mean scantily clad dancers giving demonstrations. By permitting a cover charge and security guards, their approval made the establishment a nightclub. Nightclubs can bring in crime, night […]

Frances Lewis

Frances Lewis, branch manager of the Coldwell Banker Westlake Village Regional office, recently commended Barbara Preston for posting more than $8.6 million in listings and sales during a recent period. Preston attributes her real estate success to more than 17 years of experience representing clients throughout the Conejo Valley and surrounding areas, and the numerous referrals from satisfied clients. Preston […]

Women’s club welcomes new members

The Westlake Village Junior Women’s Club hosted the annual installation dinner at Boccaccio’s Ristorante in Westlake Village in May. The club installed 22 new members and introduced the new 2009-10 board members. The current co-presidents, Roselle Wolfe and Roubina Coleman, will continue in their positions in the coming year. They introduced the new board members and thanked the outgoing board […]

Conejo Realtors select new leaders

The chairs and vice chairs of the committees of the Conejo Valley Association of Realtors were commended by Connie Reed, the association’s president, for their outstanding work at a recent recognition luncheon at the Mandevilla restaurant in Westlake Village. Those honored included the Affiliate Committee, chaired by Laura Berg, and the Membership Events Committee, chaired by Deborah Montague. The two […]

Pet of the Week

High school cheats

I was left with anger and sadness after reading the article last week regarding the Agoura High students who were suspended after getting caught changing grades in class. One of the fathers has turned this around so that his kid is a victim. No, the real victims are the kids who actually did the work and earned their A. The […]

Light And Open Single Story Floor Plan With Center Island Kitchen

This home has 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms and is approximately 2,262 square feet. It has a light and open single-story floor plan with recently painted interior and exterior and upgraded maple and chiseled stone floors. The living room has plantation shutters and a brick fireplace. This home has a center island kitchen with granite counters, updated appliances, walk-in pantry and […]