2009-12-31 E-Edition

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SELPA to offer surrogate parent training

The Ventura County Special Education Local Plan Area (SELPA) will offer special education surrogate parent training from 2 to 4:30 p.m. Tues., Jan. 12 at Ventura County SELPA, Santa Paula Room, 5100 Adolfo Road, Camarillo. This workshop is for community members who are willing to serve as an educational surrogate for special education students whose parents have had their educational […]

Agoura Hills signs agreement to join Thousand Oaks Chamber

The city of Agoura Hills confirmed earlier reports that it is joining the Thousand Oaks/ Westlake Village Regional Chamber of Commerce in a new partnership that goes into effect Jan. 1. Agoura Hills had a falling out with its own Agoura/Oak Park/ Conejo Valley Chamber more than five years ago and there were no signs that the cold relationship between […]

Pacific Festival Ballet wows with ‘Nutcraker’

New Year’s resolved

My wife made a New Year’s resolution to be a neater person on my behalf. I decided to be less analretentive on her behalf. At a party the other night, we met a couple who mirrored us—the girl was the anal-retentive one and the guy was the messy one. “Opposites attract, don’t they?” the guy said. “He’s always leaving the […]

Sheriff’s Blotter

Agoura Hills A thief stole jewelry valued at about $4,100 from a home on Vista Del Arroyo Oct. 26. Someone stole $1,100 worth of tools from construction site on Lost Hills Road Dec. 14. Someone stole a $1,600 television, a $600 necklace, a $200 DVD player and a $150 computer monitor from a home on Luis Drive Dec. 15. A […]

Westlake seeks survey input

Westlake Village conducted a citywide survey the past two months regarding community issues, programs and projects. Results are about to be released. During a City Council meeting at 6:30 p.m. Wed., Jan. 13 in the council chambers at 31200 Oak Crest Drive, Westlake Village, officials will hear a report from the consulting firm True North Research that will summarize the […]

Ensemble jazzes it up

The Conejo Valley’s Jazz Community Service Ensemble treated the residents at Sunrise Senior Living in Westlake Village to a holiday jazz concert on Dec. 6. The senior residents were treated to holiday jazz tunes. The jazz ensemble is a volunteer student-run group that performs jazz concerts for those in the community. The target audience includes the aging, sick and those […]

Chamber, fire department relationship sparked

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