2012-04-05

Widow visits husband’s namesake



At the end of March, Rona Ramon, widow of Israeli astronaut Col. Ilan Ramon, made a visit to Southern California to celebrate the renaming of Ilan Ramon Day School in Agoura Hills. The first event celebrating her visit was a March 26 luncheon at the Beverly Hills Hotel co-hosted by the 1939 Club and Ilan Ramon Day School. The 1939 […]

Expo centers on seniors



The cities of Agoura Hills, Calabasas and Westlake Village, and the Agoura Hills/Calabasas Community Center will present the 15th annual Senior Expo from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wed., April 25 at the community center, 27040 Malibu Hills Road. The free event will feature booths and displays from organizations, vendors, senior services and screenings, as well as door prizes and […]

Eyes open



The Sheriff’s Teenage Traffic Offender Program (STTOP) wants you to be the eyes and ears of the community. If you witness a case of reckless driving, call STTOP at (818) 880- 5420. To learn more, visit www.sttop.net.

A home refuge

Camarillo couple with six adopted special needs children walk in L.A. Marathon to raise money for nonprot group


Dona and Jim Perry finished the Los Angeles Marathon on Sunday in much the same way the Camarillo couple has faced the other challenges in their life—side by side. “I wouldn’t have ever thought of even doing this if we weren’t going to do it together,” said Jim, an accountant. “It was something that we wanted to accomplish as a […]

Church offers interactive website



New Hope Lutheran Church has launched its allnew interactive website, www.newhopeagoura.com. The site features interactive directions to the church, a public Prayer Wall, recent sermon videos, and a listing of ministries and outreach programs. The church invites the public to Easter services at 8:30 a.m. for contemporary style worship or 11 a.m. for traditional Lutheran liturgy at 29295 Agoura Road, […]

Tips for making the home senior friendly



More seniors than ever before are living healthy independent lives well into their golden years. And a vast majority want to remain in their homes as long as possible, according to the National Aging in Place Council. However, most houses were not built to adapt to seniors’ changing needs as they age. By 2030, Americans 65 and older will make […]

Forgotten veteran buried in Westlake



HONOR, DUTY— Left, U. S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Daniel Stephens holds a folded American flag next to the casket of Air Force veteran Richard Keachie, who died in January but whose body was left unclaimed by family members. Pierce Brothers Valley Oaks Memorial Park in Westlake Village provided a graveside service.

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 […]


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