Rainfall brings beach hazards

Because of the recent rainfall, the county health officer is cautioning residents who are planning to visit Los Angeles County beaches to be careful of swimming, surfing, and playing in ocean waters around discharging storm drains, creeks and rivers. Bacteria, debris, trash and other public health hazards from city streets and mountain areas are likely to enter ocean waters though […]

Registration opens

The Oak Park Unified School District announces K-5 school registration for the 2011-2012 school year. All local residents with new students in grades K-5 should contact their resident elementary schools beginning the week of Jan. 24 for times to register or visit www.oakparkusd.org for more information. Oak Park residents with elementary students in grades K-5 who are new to OPUSD […]

Bella Donna, Desperado, to play The Canyon

Tribute bands will perform Fri., Jan. 21

Bella Donna—A Tribute to Stevie Nicks and Fleetwood Mac, and Desperado, an Eagles tribute band, will perform rock classics on Fri., Jan. 21 at The Canyon, 28912 Roadside Drive, Agoura Hills. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the show begins at 8:30 p.m. The band’s name Bella Donna comes from the title of the multiplatinum selling first solo album released […]

Rich man, poor man

I am a 72-year-old resident of Agoura Hills. I live with my son and his family because my only income is Social Security and is not enough for me to have my own apartment. I can’t believe the government for the second year in a row says the cost of living hasn’t gone up so there will be no cost-of-living […]

Work to begin at freeway and Lindero

Local residents who use the Lindero Canyon thoroughfare to travel north and south in Westlake Village will soon have an easier drive. The city will begin a new phase of work to improve traffic flow and safety on the road and at several intersections near the 101 Freeway. The project is scheduled to begin later this month and be finished […]


Trained pets to take the stage at Civics Arts Plaza

Gregory Popovich lives a dog’s life, but he wouldn’t have it any other way. For the past 15 years, Popovich has performed with dozens of his trained dogs and cats. His show, Popovich Comedy Pet Theater, comes to the Fred Kavli Theatre at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza at 7 p.m. Fri., Jan. 14—his only Ventura County appearance. Popovich […]

High School Highlights

Agoura Chargers Mon., Jan. 17: No school Tues., Jan. 18: Charger Club meeting/A-1/7 p.m. Wed., Jan. 19: Final exams through Fri., Jan. 21 Calabasas Coyotes Fri., Jan. 14: NHS meeting/12:05 p.m. Murder mystery night/7 p.m. Sat., Jan. 15: NHS tutoring/8:30 a.m. SAT Catalyst boot camp/9 a.m. Sun., Jan. 16: SAT Catalyst boot camp/9 a.m. Mon., Jan. 17: No school Tues., […]

Calabasas comedy show this weekend

Barry “The Bulb” presents “Comedy Comes to Calabasas” at 9:30 p.m. Sat., Jan. 15 at Spumoni restaurant, 26500 Agoura Road, Calabasas. The inaugural comedy show lineup will feature comedians Jerry Corley, David Conolly, Kim Hopkins, Barry Keller and Brian Zuanich. The show contains adult material. The cost is an $8 cover charge plus drinks. Free parking is provided. For more […]

What about OCHS?

After reading your article of Jan. 6 announcing this year’s individual football awards in the Marmonte, I was a bit confused. The first seven paragraphs were spent honoring players from Westlake, Thousand Oaks, and St. Bonaventure, with honors for the league’s most valuable player for “nearly” leading his team to the CIF title, as well as other individual awards for […]