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City of Calabasas and ‘robocalls’



When I signed up for the Calabasas Connect-CTY Emergency Notification System, I thought it was just that, an emergency notification system. In fact, to quote the city website, “What types of messages will be sent using the service? Any message regarding the safety or welfare of our community would be disseminated using the Connect-CTY service. Examples would include severe weather […]

Boys & Girls Clubs hosts workshop on robotics



The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley and Las Virgenes will offer Robotics Hands-on STEM (science technology engineering and math) workshop programs at four middle schools in Agoura Hills and Thousand Oaks on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday afternoons, and at Chaparral Elementary School in Calabasas in a special early afternoon program on Wednesday (for first- though fifth-graders only). […]

New year begins at JNet



Temple Etz Chaim will host a meeting of the nonprofit JNET organization from 6:45 to 9 p.m. Thurs., Jan. 17 at the temple, 1080 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. JNET is a 10-chapter community of Jewish business people, professionals, tradespeople and corporate executives. Four new branches are scheduled to open this year. There is no charge to attend the first […]

Community forum to address parental concerns




The Friends of Oak Park Schools Education Foundation will host a community forum Mon., Jan. 28 at the Oak Park High School pavilion. According to Barry Myerson, president of the foundation, the forum will keep residents and parents up-todate on school issues such as attendance, the budget and safety. After the opening session, attendees will be encouraged to get together […]

They like Shapiro for City Council



As we approach the city council election on Tues., March 5, we would like to encourage Calabasas voters to consider casting one of their very important votes for David Shapiro. We have known David Shapiro for over 15 years. Our kids grew up together and our families attended the same temple. He is a wonderful family man who has tirelessly […]

Genocide survivor to speak at CLU



A survivor of the Rwanda genocide will speak at California Lutheran University at 7:30 p.m. Fri., Jan. 25 in Samuelson Chapel at 60 W. Olsen Road, Thousand Oaks. Immaculée Ilibagiza will discuss the political and social factors that led up to the genocide, how she struggled to stay alive and life today. After the death of her country’s president sparked […]

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High School Hi Lights



Agoura ChargersFri., Jan. 18: Final exams/Sat.,Jan. 19: Spirit team competition/gym/8 a.m.ASB winter retreat/off campusMon., Jan. 21: Holiday-no schoolTues., Jan. 22: Faculty meeting/Gbuilding/12:30 p.m.Every 15 Minutes meeting/A1/7 p.m. Calabasas CoyotesFri., Jan. 18: FinalsSophomore fundraiser/Woodland Hills ice rink Freshman shirt sales/11:30 a.m.Mon., Jan. 21: Holiday-no schoolTues., Jan. 22: Spirit Weekthrough Fri., Jan. 25Vision and hearing testingthrough Fri., Jan. 25Freshman shirt sales throughFri., […]

Elect Bozajian



I am proud to endorse the candidacy of James Bozajian for the Calabasas City Council. Although most politicians try to manipulate and sway those who disagree with them, James listens and learns from those who disagree with an unbiased heart and an open mind. He has served Calabasas with honor, grace and a keen intelligence, while earning praise and respect […]


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