2013-01-16

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On a Sunday scroll



HONORED TRADITION—Above, Chabad of the Conejo members in a procession from Reyes Adobe Park to the Chabad Center for Jewish Life on Canwood Street in Agoura Hills on Sun., Jan. 13. They carried a newly-completed Torah scroll written in honor of the late Rabbi Mordechai Meir Bryski, father of the Chabad of the Conejo executive director Rabbi Moshe Bryski. Consisting […]

Dangerous Kanan intersection demands caution



Entries sought for county fair poster



The Ventura County Fair has opened the annual fair poster contest for youth in grades five through 12 who live in Ventura County. The theme of the 2013 Fair is “Boots, Barns and Banjos” and will serve as the guideline to the imagery. Artwork can be in any medium but may not be three-dimensional and cannot use glitter or metallic […]

Company supports kids’ club



Panel discusses religious intolerance



The next event in the “Something to Chew on” series sponsored by the Place Adventist Fellowship and Thousand Oaks Seventh-day Adventist Church will be a panel on religious discrimination since 9/11 at 2:30 p.m. Sat., Jan. 19 at the Grant Brimhall Library, 1401 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Three panelists will look at the issue from an Islamic, Sikh and […]

Sheriff investigated for sexual harassment

Lost Hills chief removed from Calabasas station


Capt. Joseph Stephen of the Lost Hills Sheriff’s Station is one of three Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department leaders under investigation for alleged sexual harassment. Stephen, a 27-year veteran of the sheriff’s department, became captain at the Malibu/Lost Hills station on Agoura Road in Calabasas in February 2010. According to a Los Angeles Times story, the department’s Special Victims Bureau […]

Calabasas considers block grants



The Calabasas City Council will hold a public hearing Jan. 24 about projects that will be submitted to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for funding through the Community Development Block Grant Program next fiscal year. The public is invited to attend the meeting, which starts at 7 p.m. in the Council Chambers of the Calabasas Civic Center. […]

The Other Side of 50

My favorite life-enhancing gadgets for boomers

You know that stage of life between being a young, healthy, vibrant 20-something and needing medication reminders and Lifeline pendants? I think many of my friends and I are there. It’s that time of life when a simple gadget newly introduced into your life could make living just a little easier. We are still vital, competent people; we just appreciate […]

Poker tournament includes raffe, lunch



The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley will present the second annual Texas Hold ’em Poker Tournament from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sat., Feb. 9 at the North Ranch Country Club, 4761 Valley Spring Drive, Westlake Village. The tournament is open to players at all levels including those without prior experience. The day’s events will include prizes […]


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