2012-04-05

Spring charity boutique



The Art of Being



The view from the freeway isn’t that good There was once a large group of travelers who were seeking to enhance their view of the country they lived in. They wished to know all of it more fully, and the distant mountains called to them silently, promising them a view that would change their lives forever. They set out with […]

Calabasas tennis team reaches a new level

Coyote boys ranked sixth in Division 1


The Coyotes aren’t just winning tennis matches. They’re dominating like top- ranked Novak Djokovic playing against Alexei Filenkov, buried at No. 1,941—or last—in the ATP singles rankings. Calabasas High’s boys’ tennis team improved to 10-1 overall and 6-0 in the Marmonte League after throttling Westlake on the road on Tuesday. CHS plays host to Agoura today at 3 p.m. After […]

Public workshop addresses Three Springs tank




About 70 people attended a workshop hosted by Las Virgenes Municipal Water District at White Oak Elementary School on March 24 to hear details on the district’s Backbone Improvement Program, a plan that includes construction of a 5-million-gallon water tank at Las Virgenes Reservoir above the Three Springs community of Westlake Village. The new tank and other improvements to pumping […]

Learn from a pro



Holocaust survivor to speak



Congregation Or Ami will present Holocaust survivor and author Clara Knopfler at 6:30 p.m. Wed., April 18 at 26115 Mureau Road, Ste. B, Calabasas. Knopfler will share her journey from Jewish ghetto, to Auschwitz, Riga, two labor camps in East Prussia, and a death march to liberation in January 1945, followed by a three-month long walk back to her birthplace […]

Boxers bring the pain at Golden Gloves



Dog Day Afternoon



Westlake reinvesting capital




Unlike many cities still struggling with budget downturns, Westlake Village continues to receive a steady stream of revenues from its business community and popular hotels. The funds allow the municipality to maintain programs and services for its 8,300 residents. City’s general fund revenues are up almost 7 percent According to a midyear budget report presented at the recent City Council […]

Tips for landscaping




There are many simple solutions that will help your landscape thrive while saving you time and money. The following are four little-known secrets. The first involves a check valve, which is an irrigation component that easily attaches to any spray head. It prevents water from draining out after the irrigation valve shuts off. Did you know that installing check valves […]