The many benefits of tea

The next time you drink to your health, you may want to grab a cup of tea. It is a healthful and refreshing drink, and green tea in particular provides antioxidants. Studies performed on these antioxidants indicate that they may be beneficial in contributing to the prevention of certain cancers and may assist in lowering cholesterol and blood pressure and […]

CIF state championship football games will remain in SoCal

The Home Depot Center in Carson will remain the host site for the CIF State Football Championship Bowl Games, CIF Executive Director Marie M. Ishida announced Monday. The CIF State Office and the Home Depot Center signed a three-year deal that will run through the 2012 season. Home Depot Center was selected over Bakersfield College’s Memorial Stadium, Buchanan High School […]

Drowning in water rates hikes

Oak Park residents should be sickened by the continuous water rate increases by the Triunfo Sanitation District. I recall when they were using the imminent drought and supposed overusage of water by Oak Park residents as a pretext to increase rates just a few months ago. Oak Park residents responded by cutting their water usage, while nature responded by providing California with […]

Celebrate Presidents Day at Reagan Library

Storytelling, crafts for the family

The Reagan Library will present the 18th annual Presidents Day Celebration from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mon., Feb. 15 at the museum, 40 Presidential Drive, Simi Valley. The program includes the following family events. •Presidential storytelling by president and first lady look-alikes Abigail Adams, George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. •Musical entertainment by the Los Cerritos Instrumental Music, Thousand Oaks […]

New planning commissioners join panel

Michael Justice and Rick Moses have been appointed to the Agoura Hills Planning Commission, replacing Curtis Zacuto and Cyrena Nouzille on the panel. After Zacuto and Nouzille chose not to reapply for their positions on the panel, it was up to Agoura Hills Mayor Bill Koehler and Councilmember John Edelston to fill the void. Koehler appointed Justice and Edelston’s choice […]