2010-06-10

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THURS., JUNE 10 Independent Writers Association Southern Calif. 10 a.m. to noon at Sherwood Golf Club, 320 W. Stafford Road, Thousand Oaks. Tax columnist Eva Rosenberg discusses how IRS views a professional writer. Limited time for sharing writing. No shorts or jeans permitted in golf club. $2 fee. RSVP by e-mail required. Contact: Dawn Wood Email: aubewood@verizon.net Time: 10:00 a.m. […]

Lives transformed at Westlake Institute



Eight residents living in the greater Conejo Valley/Ventura County region are undergoing a “body, mind, spirit” transformation as a result of a contest sponsored by the California Health & Longevity Institute in Westlake Village. The participants were chosen from more than 100 applicants to participate in the six-month “Project Transformation,” a personalized health program that touches on all aspects of […]

Janss tunes up for concert series



The annual free summer concert series will be Wednesdays from 6 to 8 p.m. June 16 through Aug. 25 at Janss Marketplace, Moorpark Road and Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. June 16: The Long Run June 23: Escape June 30: Silver Beatles July 7: Urban Dread July 14: Jumpin Joz July 21: Carlos the Tribute July 28: Copycats Aug. 4: Hollywood […]

Westside pool irks residents



When Calabasas proposed an $8-million water park at the gateway to the Santa Monica Mountains, the community turned out in droves to protest it. Although Councilmembers Bozajian and Maurer recognized their duty to represent the overwhelming majority of residents opposed to the concept, Mayor Groveman said he wasn’t “scared by numbers” and voted with Councilmembers Wolfson and Washburn to pursue […]

Scholarship awarded



A $1,000 Best Buy scholarship has been awarded to Katlyn Rhatigan. She is a student of Louisville High School in Woodland Hills and the daughter of Kevin and Sharon Rhatigan. She plans to attend Texas Christian University. This year Best Buy has awarded scholarships to 1,000 students. Recipients were selected based on academic achievement, community involvement and/or work experience.

State board nabs contractors suspected of doing business without licenses

Sting in Calabasas includes one Oak Park business

Seven suspected unlicensed operators were caught during a Contractors State License Board sting in Calabasas on May 27. Members of the board’s investigative fraud team posed as homeowners and invited the contractors to bid on a variety of painting, masonry, tile and floor jobs. When the suspects bid more than $500 for a job, they were ordered to appear in […]

Summer clubs, camps for kids



The city of Agoura Hills Department of Community Services announces these upcoming programs. Unless otherwise noted, all events will take place at the Agoura Hills Recreation Center, 30610 Thousand Oaks Blvd. For more information or to register, call (818) 597-7361. •The babysitter’s training workshop will be from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wed., July 7 at the Agoura Hills City […]

Girls’ softball team is No. 1



Calabasas pool plan has leaks



In an interesting twist of logic, the schools just laid off all their kids for a week so they wouldn’t have to lay off teachers. And Calabasas is going to spend $4 million on a pool? Do the Eastsiders think they’ll have the Tennis and Swim Center to themselves if only the Westsiders had their own place to swim? It […]


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