2010-09-09

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Influx of dogs and cats at animal shelter

Second feline can be adopted free

Twenty-one dogs and 51 cats went up for adoption at the Agoura Animal Shelter after Los Angeles County officials seized them from an unsanitary kennel on Aug. 19. The animals were removed from an unlicensed rescue facility in the unincorporated area of Agua Dulce. A total of 100 dogs and 200 cats were taken and divided among six county shelters. […]

Back to school responsibilities not just for students, but also for parents



School reopened Sept. 1 in the Las Virgenes and Oak Park Unified School Districts, proving once again that time does indeed fly. Many of us are left wondering,” Where did summer go?” Vacations are over, kids are back in class and it’ll be Halloween before you know it, even Thanksgiving. Wasn’t it just graduation? While children may act unhappy that […]

Fundraiser presents ‘cool’ games



“Las Vegas Cool,” an evening of Las Vegas-style games and entertainment, will take place at 7 p.m. Sat., Sept. 11 at Los Robles Greens Banquet Center, 299 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. The evening will feature games, food, entertainers, prizes, showgirls, and live auctions. DJ Kryptonite will provide music. The event will be presented by Los Robles Hospital, its volunteers […]

Marmonte standings



40 years ago in a land far away, positive thinking saved his life



It took several months of pacing an 8-by-8-foot Communist prison cell to teach Charlie Plumb a lesson and change his mindset. Plumb spend nearly six years as a prisoner of war in Vietnam, but emerged a victor. He said his faith and resilience allowed him to overcome anger, boredom, fear and torture. “When you blame other people, then you deny […]

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Rotarians host tourney



The Rotary Club of Westlake Village Sunrise will host the 24th annual Golf and Tennis Tournament on Mon., Sept. 20 at the North Ranch Country Club. The tournament will raise funds for the Prostate Cancer Foundation. To play in the tournament, call Jim Eckley at (805) 650-7654 or e-mail jim.eckley@natplan.com. The Rotary Club of Westlake Village Sunrise meets at 7 […]

Tri-Valley standings



Barbecue to kick off Youth Musical Theatre’s season



Youth Musical Theatre will launch its next show with a potluck barbecue at 5 p.m. Sun., Sept. 12 at Woodland Hills Community Church, 21338 Dumetz Road, All interested youth and their families are invited to come hear about the free fall acting and auditioning workshops as well as auditions for the group’s next show, “Ragtime.” Auditions will be Nov. 13 […]


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