Community Center receives honors

The California Joint Powers Insurance Authority recently recognized the Agoura Hills/Calabasas Community Center for its 2009 risk management performance. The authority gave the community center three awards: Best Overall Performance—Worker’s Compensation Program, Best Overall Performance—General Liability Program and Most Improved Worker’s Compensation Program. “These awards recognize the (community center’s) achievements in managing and controlling its liability and workers’ compensation risks” […]


Common sense will keep pets safe

During the early morning hours on Sept. 2, a resident of Moorpark discovered that the family dog had been attacked and killed by what appeared to be a very resourceful predator. The incident occurred next to an undeveloped hillside and it was later revealed that the attacker was probably a mountain lion. The undeveloped areas in and around Calabasas, Agoura […]

Concert to fill local food pantries

Holy Trinity hosts outdoor music fest

Music4Meals, a concert event to drive food donations for local food pantries, will take place from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. Sat., Sept. 19 at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 1 W. Avenida de los Arboles, Thousand Oaks. The event will be on the church grounds in front of the sanctuary, weather permitting. A variety of musical groups will perform ’50s and […]

Conejo Chabad to celebrate High Holy Days

Services will take place at eight locations

Chabad of the Conejo will be hosting High Holiday Services at eight locations in the Conejo Valley: the Hyatt Westlake Plaza Hotel in Westlake Village, Willow Elementary School in Agoura Hills, and at the Chabad Centers in Westlake Village, Thousand Oaks, Agoura Hills, Newbury Park and Calabasas. The Hyatt services will include separate programming for children. Catered Rosh Hashanah dinners […]

Christian Science topic of discussion

First Church of Christ, Scientist, Camarillo will host a free talk titled “Just what is Christian Science?” at 7:30 p.m. today, Sept. 17 at the Camarillo Library community room, 4101 Las Posas Road. International speaker and practitioner of Christian Science healing Marceil DeLacy will discuss the ideas shared in the classic text on Christian healing, “Science and Health with Key […]

Moses and Miriam visit Congregation Or Ami

New braves, squaws join Indian Guides

Fundraiser slated for equestrian campground

Plans for the Ronald Reagan Equestrian Campground, which will be built on land once owned by Reagan and his wife Nancy, will be displayed at a fundraiser for the campground Sat., Sept. 26 at Mill Creek Equestrian Center, Topanga. The event will begin with a reception at 5:30 p.m., followed by a dressage demonstration at 6:30 p.m. and dinner at […]

Area’s coolest lemonade stand

Brothers Jordan and Jeremy Dake found that refreshments can really hit the spot and raise money to boot. The Lindero Middle School students dreamed up a fundraising lemonade stand last year and fulfilled that dream recently when they hit their goal of raising $4,250. The funds will purchase a mobile entertainment unit for The Starlight Foundation and will will travel […]