2009-11-12

Sheriff’s Blotter



Oak Park A home burglary was attempted around 6 p.m. Nov. 5 in the 1200 block of Briargate Court. A male, 25, was arrested for selling without a permit at 2:23 Nov. 4 in the 6000 block of Mandeville Place. No Sheriff’s Blotter items were reported this week for Agoura Hills, Calabasas or Westlake Village.

Oak Park Dentistry buys back Halloween candy



SWEETS— Receptionist Tonya Clemens weighs a bag of candy at the Oak Park Dentistry for Children candy buy back. All three of the practice’s offices—Oak Park, Newbury Park and Simi Valley—bought candy from trick or treaters for $1 a pound with a $5 minimum. The candy will be donated to For the Troops.

True life buddy story at Conejo Players



FOLLIES— Larry Robinson as Bert Williams and Cheridah Best as Lottie Williams are part of the Conejo Players’ production of “Bert n’ Eddie.” The story explores the friendship of Bert Williams and Eddie Cantor through the tumultuous years of the famed Ziegfeld Follies. The show runs from Nov. 13 to Dec. 12. For information, call (805) 495-3715 or go to […]

College alumnus honored



The Knox-Lombard Fifty Year Club of Knox College recently awarded a Scroll of Honor to John “Jack” Munson of Westlake Village during the club’s annual homecoming luncheon. The award is presented to members in recognition of lifetime achievements in community service. The Fifty Year Club is an alumni organization of Knox College, Galesburg, Ill. Munson received the award for his […]

Learning about conservation



BE WATER WISE— Mike Ray of Channell Corp./Bushman USA talks about rain water collection at a Landscape and Water Conservation Fair in Calabasas on Oct. 24. The free event, presented by the Las Virgenes Municipal Water District and the Santa Monica Bay Restoration Foundation, included exhibitors, presentations and information about landscaping, gardening, plants and water conservation.

Optical illusion



WHEN PIGS FLY— As an Anna’s Hummingbird flies away at Freedom Park in Camarillo last Monday we are left with the illusion of a flying pig. The bird’s tail looks like a snout.

Course teaches first aid



The city of Agoura Hills Department of Community Services will offer the American Red Cross CPR and First Aid class for non-medical participants who need a course certification card.   The class will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sat., Nov. 21 at the Agoura Hills Recreation Center, 30610 Thousand Oaks Blvd. The cost is $60, along with a $25 […]

Two actors perform ‘Jason’ tale



Performances To Grow On will present Visible Fiction’s “Jason and the Argonauts” at 7 p.m. Fri., Nov. 20 in the Scherr Forum Theatre, Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., Thousand Oaks. The show runs 65 minutes and features two actors. Visible Fictions of Scotland is touring a physical and irreverent telling of the ancient Greek myth. Playing with […]

Santa will come to Agoura again this season

Food collection hits 30-year mark

In keeping with the tradition established by Oak Park resident George Annino, the Westlake Junior Women’s Club will usher in the 30-year anniversary of the annual Santa Comes to Agoura and Beyond food drive. Annino turned the reins for the food drive over to the women’s club this year. Club members and volunteers from other organizations will separate and bag […]

DTS moves into new Calabasas headquarters



DTS Inc. recently moved into a new state-of-the-art facility at 5220 Las Virgenes Road in Calabasas. DTS is a digital technology company that makes decoders for the home theatre, car audio, PC and game console industries. Founded in 1993, DTS’s corporate headquarters are in Calabasas with licensing operations in Limerick, Ireland. It also also has offices in Northern California, Washington, […]


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