2009-12-10

Good Samaritan



I would like to take the opportunity to give a giant thank you to the lady who turned in my purse on Thurs., Dec. 3 at about 2:30 p.m. at Sharkey’s in Westlake Village. I don’t know who you are, but when I realized what I had done about 3:30 p.m., I ran back over to that location. I was told by […]

A birthday party at the Community Center



THE SPIRIT OF COOPERATION— Right, Chandra Gero dances with friend and Agoura Hills/Calabasas Community Center charter member Donna McKee (wearing scarf) during the facility’s 10th anniversary celebration last weekend. The building on Malibu Hills Road in Calabasas opened on Dec. 11, 1999 and has a membership today that has grown to 1,400. The Community Center is run by a joint […]

Caretaker robs Calabasas home



Deputies from the Lost Hills Sheriff’s Station arrested two people Dec. 4 on charges of stealing from a 91-year-old local resident.. Buena Park residents Kauzak Tugung, 51, and Evelyn Cubillas, 63, allegedly conspired to steal bank funds and jewelry from the Calabasas home of a 91-year-old man where Tugung worked as a caretaker. Tugung worked in the man’s home for […]

Call for high school jazz musicians



The Ventura Music Festival is sponsoring the third annual Student Jazz Competition, open to all high school students in Ventura, Santa Barbara and Los Angeles counties. The contest winner will play with Latin-jazz percussionist Pete Escovedo when the musician and his ensemble perform at Ventura High School Theatre on Feb. 13. The judges will pick five finalists from submitted CDs. […]