2011-12-08 E-Edition

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Availability of painkillers at all-time high

Painting a path to heroin

Part two of a three-part series In his six years as an ER physician at Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center in Thousand Oaks, Dr. Matthew Beatty has treated scores of individuals who’ve harmed themselves with drugs or alcohol. Lately, he’s noticed a particular trend. “I used to see a lot more of the typical alcohol-related stuff . . . […]

Economist to present forecast at business event

The California Lutheran University Center for Economic Research and Forecasting will present its Fourth Quarter California and United States Economic Forecast from 7:30 to 9 a.m. Thurs., Dec. 15 at the Sportsmen’s Lodge Events Center, 12833 Ventura Blvd., Studio City. CERF executive director Bill Watkins will present the forecast and answer questions. The event will also include a continental breakfast. […]

Christmas celebrated at Leonis Adobe

In the season of giving . . .

Calabasas business award

MyCorporation, a Calabasas based provider of online document filing services for clients who wish to form a corporation or limited liability company, recently won a Stevie Award for Women in Business. The company was named Best Overall Company in Business Services Under 100 Employees for its support in helping entrepreneurs throughout the country get their business started by incorporating and […]

Santa’s helpers come to Agoura and beyond

Winter fun in Westlake Village

The city of Westlake Village has been celebrating its 30th anniversary throughout the year with special programs that will culminate in the final Winter Wonderland event at 1 p.m. Dec. 11 at Berniece Bennett Park, 31800 Village Center Drive. The park will have snow for sledding, snowman building and target snowball throwing. The event will also have a holiday cookie […]

Science is fun in new play at Discovery Center

Gold Coast Theatre Conservatory will perform the comedy “Science Schmience” at 1 p.m. Sat. and Sun., Dec. 10 and 11 at the Discovery Center for Science and Technology, 43 W. Thousand Oaks Blvd., Thousand Oaks. The play was rewritten and produced specifically for the Discovery Center and will be performed within the exhibits, a first for both the conservatory and […]

Chabad to host lecture on the power of stories

Rabbi Moshe Bryski, executive director of Chabad of the Conejo, will deliver a lecture on “Make Your Story a Masterpiece” at 8 p.m. Mon., Dec. 12 at the Conejo Jewish Academy, 30345 Canwood St., Agoura Hills. This talk will explore the deeper meaning and power of stories, from Biblical times through the present day. There is no fee but prior […]

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