Strong showing for area high schools in Commissioner’s Cup

Oaks Christian boys earn fourth-place finish

The CIF-Southern Section has announced the top 10 girls’ and boys’ high school athletic programs for the 18th annual Commissioner’s Cup. Area schools Thousand Oaks, Oaks Christian, Rio Mesa and La Reina were all honored for athletic achievements. On the girls’ side, Corona del Mar took top honors in scoring 16.5 points on the strength of four runnerup finishes and […]


Council members go unchallenged

Three Westlake Village City Council incumbents have filed to run in the November 2009 election. Mayor Bob Slavin, Mayor Pro-Tem Mark Rutherford and Councilmember Sue McSweeney are seeking reelection. No other residents filed. The deadline was Fri., Aug. 7. There are no challengers in Agoura Hills City Council race, either. Incumbents Denis Weber, Harry Schwarz and Bill Koehler are running […]

Community bands seek musicians

The city of Agoura Hills Department of Community Services, the Las Virgenes Unified School District and the city of Westlake Village will host the fall performance of the Community Concert and Jazz bands at 4 p.m. Sun., Oct. 11 at Agoura High School, 28545 Driver Ave., Agoura Hills.  Rehearsals begin 7 p.m. Tuesday nights starting Aug. 25 in the Agoura […]

Top honors for Retter’s Rhythm Machine Dance Company

Members of the internationally ranked Rhythm Machine Dance Company of Retter’s Academy of Dance received top honors at L.A. Dance Magic Nationals in Anaheim recently. The company performed a jazz piece choreographed by Gina Badone and a contemporary piece choreographed by Jenn Parsley. Senior company members received the high score of their divisions and first overall national placement for senior […]

Family Concert In Calabasas

SUN., AUG. 16

6 p.m. at amphitheater behind Calabasas Library, 200 Civic Center Way. Musician Dan Crow performance ends Summer Reading Program. Free, no tickets needed. Limited seating. Stroller parking available. Phone: 818.225.7616 Time: 6:00 p.m. Date: 8/16/2009 THURS., AUG. 13 IWOSC Ventura County Satellite Group 10 a.m. to noon at Sherwood Country Club. RSVP via e-mail for admittance to community. Kathleen Rogan, […]

Starz shine bright at lacrosse tourney

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I called our representative’s office in Los Angeles to ask when Congressman Waxman  would hold a town hall meeting to see where all the stimulus money is coming from, and the response was one scheduled meeting at UCLA Aug. 21 at 10 a.m.  Not really a town hall, but a UCLA forum where he sits on an energy panel. Nothing about the rest […]

Mountain View Estates to be newest Calabasas acquisition

Not all residents are happy

Calabasas officials were expected to vote last night to annex Mountain View Estates despite the protest of a vocal few who want the plush neighborhood development just north of the city boundary to remain part of unincorporated Los Angeles County. The 385home gated community is at Mureau Road and Mountain View Drive east of town. Last week, Mountain View residents […]

Concert features Jersey Boys tunes

The city of Agoura Hills Department of Community Services and The Acorn announce the fourth and final concert in the summer Concerts in the Park series for 2009.  “Walk Like a Man: A Tribute to the Jersey Boys” will be presented at 6 p.m. Sun., Aug. 16 at Chumash Park, 5550 Medea Valley Drive, Agoura Hills.  The concert is free […]