2010-08-12 E-Edition

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At Reyes Adobe Park, 5464 Reyes Adobe Road, Agoura Hills. Screening “Hook” outdoors at sunset. Children’s crafts and interactive games begin 6:30 p.m. Historic grounds open to public. Free. Sponsored by Agoura Hills Department of Community Services. Phone: 818.597.7361 Contact: Agoura Hills Rec Center Web: www.ci.agoura-hills.ca.us Time: 6:30 p.m. Date: 8/14/2010 THURS., AUG. 12 IWOSC Ventura Writers Group 10 a.m. […]

Premiere helps couples plan their weddings

Water district salaries balloon

Voter apathy in the United States is most worrisome at the local level where personally important issues often receive scant ballot box attention. While state and national elections usually attract a large voter turnout, the local city council, school board and water board races do not. Even though Thomas Jefferson once said, “The price of freedom is eternal vigilance,” it’s […]

Chinese medicine explored

The Wellness Community Valley/Ventura will present to “An Introduction to Integrative Oncology and Chinese Medicine Therapies” with Huabing Wen, MD from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tues., Aug. 17 at 530 Hampshire Road, Westlake Village. The free program is for cancer patients, survivors and family members. Wen will discuss how Chinese medicine can be applied to each phase of a cancer […]

Bloated public benefits need to come to a halt

About 40 years ago the public employees were not happy making less than so-called civilians even though they had much better security. They wanted what an employee in the private sector had in the way of benefits. Our politicians eventually gave them better benefits than the private sector. These benefits are way out of line with the private sector. It […]

Agoura ordinance controls cell tower placement

Growth of wireless industry leads to complications

A new Agoura Hills ordinance hopes to control the growth of wireless communications facilities in the city. The law stems from a disagreement over the safety of a proposed cell antenna at Lindero Canyon Middle School. The city denied T-Mobile’s request, saying that other sites in the city were more appropriate for the tower. The Federal Communications Act of 1996 […]

Guests to ride the rails for fundraiser

B&G event to benefit Santa Clara Valley youth

The Great Train Robbery fundraising event, benefiting the Boys & Girls Club of Santa Clara Valley, will depart at 6 p.m. Sat., Sept. 11 from the Fillmore & Western Railway station in Fillmore for a round trip excursion. Guests will be treated to an appetizer buffet, provided by Santa Clara Valley restaurateurs, on each car as well as a full […]

Chamber concerts coming to church

Women work out in T.O. park

The Desperados is a free exercise group for women of all ages that meets from 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. Monday through Thursday at Thousand Oaks Community Park, 2525 N. Moorpark Road, next to the high school. Participants work out in both cardio and weight training, using bands and hand weights. The group starts with stretches then moves into strength training […]

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