2010-10-21

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Walk the Channel on Saturday



The community is invited to “Walk the Channel” from 9 a.m. to noon Sat., Oct. 23 alongside the south branch of the Arroyo Conejo creek bank that runs from Wendy Drive to Borchard Road, Newbury Park. During the two-mile roundtrip walk, presentations will be given on beautification, nature and the watershed and public safety. Speakers include Norma Camacho, director of […]

The self travels lightly



I was working as a musician in the 1970s, and very late one night during a recording session at Capitol Records, George Harrison just sort of wandered in and sat down to listen. Since he knew the producer of the session, he decided to stay for a “few minutes.” We all sat and talked, drank a few beers and sang […]

Says water rates comparatively low



Barry Steinhardt runs with the slogan “against high water rates.” Sounds like a strong battle cry—if LVMWD rates were indeed high. “High” compared to what—rates paid by neighboring communities? That can’t be right, since LVMWD customers enjoy the lowest water rates by a huge margin compared to Oak Park, Thousand Oaks, and other cities. He keeps blaming the supposed “high” […]

Marmonte standings



Art exhibit for breast cancer awareness



Spread a little Sunshine



Chabad of the Conejo is seeking volunteers to assist with a new outreach program for senior citizens, The Sunshine Club. Volunteers are matched with a senior whom they visit weekly to give companionship and assistance. The club also hosts a monthly Senior Sunday program at major assisted living facilities in the Conejo Valley. These events include music and dance. A […]

Community link



We have been residents of the Morrison Ranch and Fountainwood developments of Agoura Hills since the mid-80s. We are very familiar with the Jeff Smith family and their longtime involvement with the Las Virgenes Management Water District as board members. Jeff has been instrumental in explaining their conservation program to the public and assisting the district with their budget. It […]

Tri-Valley standings



Family fun on Trick-or-Treat Street



The Conejo Recreation and Park District will offer a night of safe Halloween activities for young children from 6 to 9 p.m. Sat., Oct. 30 on the fields behind the Thousand Oaks Community Center, 2525 N. Moorpark Road. The annual Haunted Trail, which will be open from 7:15 to 9 p.m., is a short Halloween hike appropriate for children of […]


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