2012-10-25

Do we help our schools or not?



Our local school districts have become victims of their own success. Despite the massive budget cutbacks the districts have had to endure, they continue to outperform their peers up and down the state. In Ventura County, Oak Park Unified School District received the top ranking in the recent Accountability Progress Report and its key component, the Academic Performance Index, or […]

At the Library



The Calabasas Library will present the following events in November at 200 Civic Center Way. The library will be closed Nov. 11 for Veterans’ Day and Nov. 22 and 23 for Thanksgiving. For more information, call (818) 225-7616 or visit www.cityofcalabasas.com/library. Thurs., Nov. 1 at 5 p.m. in the multipurpose room, Stephen Burleigh will give free college admissions advice to […]

Dance class to benefit research



Dance instructor Jennifer White will present Dance for the Cure from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Sun., Oct. 28 at California Dance Theatre, 5863 Kanan Road, Agoura Hills. Cost is $15. Funds will benefi t breast cancer research. Roxanne Lee will teach a jazz class. All ages and abilities are welcome. White and her four sisters attended Oak Park schools. White’s […]

Teen studies game design at summer program in Israel



College arrived early for one high school student. Eden Weizman, a senior at Harvard Westlake School, skipped the usual summer camp, jobs and beach trips to develop a new game in Israel. Eden, a resident of Oak Park, was among 38 high school students to participate in the SciTech program at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology in Haifa, an innovative […]

Warriors ready for TV’s bright lights




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