2011-10-13

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Screaming Eagles will fly again



A sign along the 101 Freeway dedicated to the Army’s 101st Airborne Division that was destroyed by an out-of-control vehicle will be replaced next month. Kelly Markham, a Caltrans spokesperson, said her agency plans to install the sign in its original location—near the Westlake Boulevard exit—in mid-November at a cost of $1,600. It reads “The Screaming Eagles Highway 101st Airborne […]

Sheriff’s Blotter



Agoura A vandal caused $ 100 in damage shattering a window on a car parked in the 5900 block of Lake Lindero Drive Sept. 30. Someone stole two bicycles worth $6,000 from an open garage in the 5700 block of Tennyson Drive Sept. 29. A burglar stole a $1,500 bicycle and $400 worth of accessories from a garage in the […]

Holiday stockings for troops overseas



As the holidays approach, a local nonprofit wants to make the season bright for U.S. troops overseas. Project Holiday Stocking, founded in 2003 by Denise Snavely of Oak Park, collects filled stockings that will be sent to service men and women stationed in Afghanistan. In the past eight years the nonprofit has shipped more than 29,000 holiday stockings to U.S. […]

‘Grasshoppers’ attack in Thousand Oaks



Young Artists Ensemble’s Hillcrest Players will present “Attack of the Giant Grasshoppers” at 1 and 3 p.m. Sat., Oct. 15 at the Hillcrest Center for the Arts, 403 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. The Hillcrest Players offers children ages 7 to 14 an opportunity to perform in one-act plays. “Attack of the Giant Grasshoppers, or Leaf Me Alone” by Robert […]

Jewish fair is slated



The second annual Jewish County Fair will take place from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sun., Oct. 16 on the grounds of the Shalom Institute Camp and Conference Center, 34342 Mulholland Hwy., Malibu. The event is family friendly and open to the community. The outdoor celebration is the one of the biggest Jewish community fairs in Southern California. The event […]

How Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine Can Help Insomnia



It is estimated that 30 to 40 percent of adults suffer from insomnia. Insomnia may manifest as difficulty falling asleep, difficulty staying asleep, waking up too early or poor quality of sleep. Stress, hot flashes or restless legs may keep you awake or wake you up during the night. Excessive dreaming or sleep apnea may prevent you from getting the […]

Cartoon



Steinhardt joins agency



Barry Steinhardt, a resident of Agoura Hills and member of the Las Virgenes Municipal Water District board of directors, has been elected to the Region 8 Board of the Association of California Water Agencies, which includes Los Angeles and Ventura counties. ACWA’s mission “is to assist its members in promoting the development, management and reasonable beneficial use of good quality […]

Behavior pattern




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