2012-03-22 E-Edition

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Correcting the VRSD overcharge

I will ask for an impartial third party to check out the recycled water overbilling of Sherwood Country Club by Triunfo Sanitation to verify the amount owed. It was Triunfo’s contract staff from Ventura Regional Sanitation District that made the fiveyear long billing errors, and it is VRSD now telling Triunfo how much is owed to Sherwood. Also, I want […]

LVMWD workshop

The Las Virgenes Municipal Water District board of directors will hold a special board meeting at 9 a.m. Sat., March 24 on the district’s Backbone Improvement Program, which includes the proposed construction of a 5-milliongallon storage tank at Las Virgenes Reservoir in Westlake Village. The meeting will be at White Oak Elementary School, 31761 Village School Road, Westlake Village. Topics […]


• Air Force Airman Ryan A. Mann graduated from eight-week basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force. Mann is the son of Heather Hyman of Agoura Hills and a 2006 graduate of Agoura […]

Take Your Acorn on Vacation


THURS., MARCH 22 Great Race Sports & Fitness Expo Noon to 7 p.m. today, noon to 6 p.m. Friday at Agoura Hills/Calabasas Community Center, 27040 Malibu Hills Road, Agoura Hills. Indoor rock wall, activities, entertainment, vendors, race registration. Free, for public. Web: www.greatraceofagourahills.com. Ventura County Rose Society 6:30 p.m. at Ventura County Office of Education Conference Center, 5100 Adolfo Road, […]

Oaks Christian gala on tap

Oaks Chris t ian School will host its 2012 gala dinner auction from 5:30 to 10 p.m. Sat., March 31 at the campus, 31749 La Tienda Drive, Westlake Village. The theme is “Destiny . . . A Hope and A Future.” The event will begin with a silent auction along with gourmet cuisine and beverages served on the Dallas Flight […]

Anthem fallout

To those who have health insurance, how the rooster comes home to roost. You voted against “Obamacare,” well done. You stopped the “socialist takeover of healthcare” despite the fact you’ve never actually lived in a country with government healthcare. It’s against the Republic, it’s wrong. Well, gee, I just woke up and found my healthcare provider cut off Los Robles […]

Agoura Hills approves design for new rec center

Following a series of community meetings to hear what residents want the new Agoura Hills recreation center to look like, city officials have approved a preliminary design. The center will be built near the existing civic center on Ladyface Court. In August, the city signed a contract with Roesling Nakamura Terada Architects (RNT) in Ventura. The company was tasked with […]

The silver rings of Zuma

That day, there was a great big ring around the sun, too, a huge prismatic circle bleeding color into a streaky whitewash of cirrus clouds. That day, it was hotter than average for fall and windier than heck. Three days earlier there’d been rain. The wind helped dry out the fire road although puddles remained, showing peeling layers of dark […]