2012-03-29

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The politician’s ego



It is amazing how sanctimonious our public officials have become by proclaiming their self-importance with the practice of placing their names on public works and projects. I would like to know what mindset permits our publicly elected officials to appropriate their names to public facilities that have been paid for by taxpayers. As a tax-paying citizen, I take umbrage of […]

At The Library



Agoura The Agoura Hills Library, at 29901 Ladyface Court is offering the following activities. Call (818) 889-2276 for information. •The City of Agoura Hills’ third annual One City, One Book program concludes Sat., March 31. This year’s book choice was “Born To Run” by Christopher McDougall. McDougall will participate in a question-and-answer session and book signing at 6 tonight, Thur., […]

Bowls of Hope runneth over



Calender



THURS., MARCH 29 Spring Charity Boutique 5:30 to 9 p.m. at Los Robles Greens Golf Course, 299 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. Shopping, hors d’oeuvres, cash bar. Fundraiser for Westlake Village Junior Women’s Club. Free admission. Web: www.westlakejuniors.org. Personal Computer Club 6 p.m. at Goebel Senior Adult Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Information on using tablets, iPads, Androids, […]

Southern Section gives Marmonte appeals two thumbs down




Appeals denied. The CIF- Southern Section Playoff Groupings Appeal Committee voted down a pair of appeals from the Marmonte League on Tuesday afternoon regarding postseason placement for high school football and girls’ water polo teams. Earlier this month, the CIF-SS proposed moving the Marmonte from the Northern Division into the Pac-5 Division for football playoffs beginning this fall. The Pac-5 […]

More on the black and white, silent movie debate



I’ve had some time to figure this out now. According to Mr. Jeffrey Combs, who I can only assume is an artiste in some area of the motion picture industry, it is more work to make a motion picture in black and white. In other words, it takes more trouble in order to cheat us of seeing an entire movie […]

A talented group



Buddhist Center to host open house



The Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center will celebrate its one-year anniversary at the Water Court by hosting an open house with various events starting at 11 a.m. Sat., March 31 at 910 Hampshire Road, Ste. I, Westlake Village. The open house will begin with a free two-hour meditation workshop taught by Rebecca Gauthier, resident teacher at the center. istrator and director […]

Beatles and Stones will battle it out tomorrow




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