2009-08-27

Johnston to help team on the rebound

Gridiron impact report: Viewpoint Patriots

Players never forget their first touchdown. Drew Johnston remembers his well. Johnston made a diving 25yard catch in the corner of the end zone for his first high school touchdown during his freshman season against Webb. A juniortobe for the Viewpoint football team, Johnston wants to relive that memory in real time, over and over and over again. “Looking back […]

A barrel of fun at Pt. Mugu’s second annual surf contest



Diamonds dazzle at nationals



Tickled over the new school year



CLU among best in west



California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks is ranked 18th on the 2010 U.S. News & World Report list of top schools in the West offering bachelor’s and master’s degrees. CLU has placed among the top 20 western regional universities for 15 years. The new rankings are posted at www.usnews.com and will be featured in the September edition of U.S. News […]

Oaks Christian Middle School opens



High School Highlights



Agoura Chargers Fri., Aug. 28: Movie night/quad/ 7:30 p.m. Sat., Aug. 29: Mock SAT/A-1/ 8:45 a.m. Tues., Sept. 1: Tab meeting/faculty dining room/7 p.m. Thurs., Sept. 3: Music booster meeting/G building/7 p.m. Calabasas Coyotes Fri., Aug. 28: Coyote Connect social/7 p.m. Mon., Aug. 31: Calendar meeting/8 a.m. CSF/12:05 p.m. Tues., Sept. 1: Academic Council meeting/6:50 a.m. Administrative staff meeting/ 8 […]

Desiderio takes the helm at YB



Christina Desiderio settled into her new post as principal of Yerba Buena Elementary yesterday with a focus on minimizing the impacts of the battered school budget and maximizing the educational experiences for children. Desiderio replaced Brent Noyes, who resigned from the Las Virgenes Unified School District on July 21 to accept a job as a principal in the South Pasadena […]

STAR testing website up



State Superintendent of Public Instruction Jack O’Connell recently launched a new website to give parents and teachers a much better understanding of the state’s California Standards Tests (STAR testing). “This new online resource is the product of parent, teacher, and community member requests for a tool to help parents better understand their children’s test scores,” O’Connell said. “We hope that […]

Sheriff’s Blotter



Agoura Hills A thief stole an $800 computer, a $200 wireless router and a $20 garage remote opener from a car parked in the 5900 block of Gleam Court Aug. 1. On Aug. 1, someone stole a bag containing work documents valued at $200 from a car parked in the 5900 block of Misty Court. Two more car thefts occurred […]