2011-09-01

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What, no time off?



Why are they on vacation? Our elected officials have created a major money problem (the budget) and now they are on vacation. When they created the mess by spending too much, why are they not working to fix the problem? We pay them to fix problems. If you or I had this problem we would not go on vacation. These […]

Sheri’ ’s deputy lends a hand



Kids can learn to love great outdoors



Connecting with nature offers many rewards for children. Spending time outside gives kids a chance to exercise in the open air, engage all their senses and enjoy the pleasure of being outdoors. Introducing children to nature can be easy and fun for the whole family. Here are a few tips. Start in the backyard. Children’s first introduction to nature can […]

High School Highlights



Agoura Chargers Mon., Sept. 5: Labor Day-no school Calabasas Coyotes Fri., Sept. 2: NHS meeting/11:25 a.m. Unstrumental auditions/11:30 a.m. ComedySportz audtions/3 p.m. Mon., Sept. 5: Labor Day-no school Tues., Sept. 6: Spirit Week through Fri., Sept. 9 Senior meeting-college application process/7:50 a.m. Fall play auditions/3 p.m. Boys’ basketball parents meeting/ 6:30 p.m. ComedySportz rehearsal/7 p.m. Wed., Sept. 7: Senior meeting-college […]

CHS grad continues baseball career



Trevor Nathanson, a 2008 Calabasas High graduate, has accepted a scholarship to play baseball at the University of Missouri- St. Louis, a Division II college that competes in the Great Lakes Valley Conference. After high school, Nathanson attended Cal State University Easy Bay and Ventura College. He spent last season competing at third base and designated hitter for Ventura College.

Public display



I have never written before but feel this delicate subject needs addressing. It concerns the longterm memorial display on Lindero Canyon near Bowfeild. I myself showed my sympathy with flowers on this makeshift memorial site when this person, unknown to me, was unfortunately killed. Now it is seven months this year that it is a depressing memory forced on the […]

Actress Tippi Hedren to speak at fundraiser



The Havasi Wilderness Foundation of Agoura Hills will host its inaugural fundraiser at 6 p.m. Thurs., Sept. 15 at Hampton’s Restaurant, Four Seasons Hotel, Two Dole Drive, Westlake Village. Actress Tippi Hedren will present a slide show about her tigers and lions in the Shambala Preserve and also the Roar Foundation. The evening will have cocktails, buffet, raffle, silent and […]

Watch out for spiders



California Poison Control System suggests that residents should be on the lookout for spiders, which are increasingly active when the temperature rises. Spider bites can result in small puncture wounds, pain, redness, itching and swelling that can last a couple of days. Most bites occur between April and October and are usually not serious. Many times people think that they […]

Fond farewell




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