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 […]

Alanna Moorman’s parents touched

A child is a treasure chest of hopes, dreams and possibilities. It is unthinkable when all of that ends suddenly. Our family’s tragic loss of our daughter Alanna in the accident last month that also took 12-year-old Alessandra Amati’s mother and grandparents will forever alter our lives. Her spark, her compassion, her humor and her love can now only grace […]

Volunteers help build ‘Gordon’s House’

The walls of “Gordon’s House” began to come together on Aug. 10 as volunteer workers from the Episcopal Diocese of Los Angeles and Habitat for Humanity Orange County took the next step in building a home begun as part of the youth program at General Convention. The structure is named in honor of the late Rev. Canon Gordon Yeaton, priest […]

Farmers market opens in Agoura Hills

Free Family Movie Showing

Disney’s “Lady and the Tramp” screened on outdoor screen, St. Paul Lutheran Church, 30600 Thousand Oaks Blvd., Agoura Hills. Free admission, popcorn, candy, drinks. Bring lawn seating. Outside food okay. No alcohol, pets. Phone: 818.889.1620 Contact: Judy Time: 7:00 p.m. Date: 8/28/2009 THURS., AUG. 27 American Sewing Guild 7 to 9 p.m. at Kingdom Sewing Center, 1790 Los Angeles Ave., […]

Oaks Christian Middle School opens

Trail repairs lead to ill will

Your recent article “Path clear for Medea Creek trail repairs” mentions in passing that a layer of dirt 3- to 4-inches deep was placed on an unused practice field behind the school and that it had been watered and seeded for dust mitigation. The fact is that for several days dump trucks deposited load after load of dirt, creating a […]

Catholic store moves to new location

GodSpace Catholic Books, Gifts and Music has moved to a new site at the Janss Marketplace, Hillcrest Drive and Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. The store is across from Gold’s Gym, between Tuesday Morning and Kookie Krazy, in the former site of Crafters Guild & More Boutique. Store hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday. For more information, […]

YMCA Youth & Government program hosts informational barbecue dinner

Students entering grades nine through 12 are invited to a free Triunfo YMCA Youth and Government information barbecue from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thurs., Sept. 10 at Deerhill Park, 6700 Doubletree Road, Oak Park. Youth and Government is a YMCA hands-on program that brings together teenagers from around the state to learn about the inner workings of government. Last year, […]

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 […]