2012-12-13

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Fresh & Easy stores could soon expire




Fresh & Easy stores are bracing for a possible shut-down due to sluggish grocery sales in the U.S. and abroad. Nine Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Markets in Ventura County are affected. The stores are in Oak Park, Thousand Oaks, Simi Valley, Moorpark, Camarillo, Oxnard and Ventura. British supermarket giant Tesco, the Fresh & Easy owner, reportedly plans to exit the […]

Family Men

Distaste test

There’s a problem in my marriage. My wife demands that I taste her food when we go out to eat. It’s like she’s Al Qaeda launching a war on my meal enjoyment. Why can’t we each just eat what we chose to order? If I wanted what she ordered, I would’ve ordered it. With my decision to get a particular […]

Sign up for track/field team



United Track Club offers athletes of varying abilities opportunities to be successful. The concentration and discipline needed for running and field events will benefit athletes after the season is over. Athletes also leave with fond memories of the competition and the team camaraderie. Children from ages 6 through 13 compete in five age groups. Workouts run from 5:30 to 7 […]

Agoura company wins patent case



Nomadix Inc., an Agoura Hills manufacturer of public access gateways on the Internet, has settled a patent infringement case brought by the company against Hewlett-Packard before the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California. The settlement includes a license to HP under key portions of Nomadix’s patent portfolio in Internet access technologies. Terms of the agreement remain undisclosed. […]

Rancho Simi seeks representatives



Rancho Simi Recreation and Park District is seeking candidates to represent the Oak Park community. The Oak Park Recreation and Park Planning Committee meets quarterly at the community center on Kanan Road. It addresses park planning, development and recreational programming within the unincorporated county region. Nominations for two positions will be open until 5 p.m. Tues., Jan. 15. The elections […]

Beary Best club



B&G Club offers before-school program



Lindero Canyon Boys & Girls Club, a branch of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley, has started a new before- school program on the campus of Lindero Canyon Middle School, 5844 Larboard Lane, Agoura Hills. The club will be open from 7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., allowing for parents to drop off their children before work. The […]

Chamber hosts open house



The Calabasas Chamber of Commerce will host a holiday open house at the Chamber office, 23564 Calabasas Road, Ste. 101, from 1 to 5 p.m. Thurs., Dec. 20. Guests can drop by the office for refreshments and to meet the Chamber staff, board of directors, deputies and fellow Chamber members. The Chamber office will be closed Christmas Eve and Christmas […]

They’re not bridges to nowhere, they are lifelines to the city



Slice it how you will, but Agoura Hills always has been and will be a freeway community, forever tethered to the U.S. 101 by a series of four exits: first Liberty Canyon, then Chesebro, Kanan and Reyes Adobe as cars head north. In Agoura, all activity points to the freeway, and the local interstate bridges serve as an important conduit. […]


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