2012-05-17

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School district office named after Zimring




The Las Virgenes Unified School District board decided April 24 to name the district offi ce in Calabasas after outgoing Superintendent Donald Zimring. The building on Las Virgenes Road will be renamed “Donald M. Zimring Administrative Support Center.” Calabasas resident and LVUSD parent Stephanie Williams headed a campaign to rename the district after the superintendent. Williams said Zimring elevated the […]

Santa Monica mayor eyes district that includes Agoura



Richard Bloom hopes that his experience as a three-term mayor of Santa Monica, his stewardship of the environment, and his ideas to boost the economy and create jobs in coastal Southern California will earn him a seat on the newly formed 50th Assembly District, which includes Agoura Hills, Malibu and Santa Monica. The primary election is June 5. Bloom, 58, […]

Exhibit is out of this world



Surviving the freshman year of college



The Parent Education Committee of Calabasas High School will present a program titled, “Got Into College—Now What? Tips For a Successful First Year of College” from 7 to 9 p.m. Tues., May 22 in the CHS Library/Media Center, 22855 W. Mulholland Hwy. The presentation will provide students and their families with advice on how they can make their first year […]

Ocular issues depend on patient’s age

COMMENTARY Aye eye, Doc


In our last column about learning the best treatment for vision correction surgeries, we considered treatment plans for those 18 to 45 years of age. In this installment we are going to look at choices for individuals 45 to 65 years old. These years are interesting times, both in our lives and in our eyesight. Kids grow up and fly […]

Rethinking college in today’s world



We’ve heard this statement before, but now, because of the high jobless rate facing college graduates, it’s truer than ever: Not all young people should be pressed to attend college. Not all of them are cut out for a higher education. So here’s a bit of advice for the soon-to-be high school graduates from Calabasas, Agoura, Oak Park, Oaks Christian […]

Repairs complete, Agoura Road open again



The lane restrictions on Agoura Road between Kanan and Cornell roads have ended as progress continues on the new water pipeline under construction by Las Virgenes Municipal Water District. Traffic can now move freely in both directions and there is access to all businesses and restaurants from both east and westbound lanes of Agoura Road. The lane restrictions were necessary […]

Deputies lend a hand



They’ve got talent




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