2013-06-20 E-Edition

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Bark Park still too small

I was hoping to read in your article that the famous Bark Park was going to be expanded to a larger area. I live around the corner and never go there because of the ridiculous size of this leashless dog park. With all the open space around this dog park, can’t they somehow find more room to expand this for […]

Breaking records in the water

SWEPT AWAY—The Calabasas Ci ty Council honors the Calabasas High’s boy’s varsity relay team and two divers for their record-breaking season. From left, Denis Resnik, Ben Hardin, Aaron Schwartz, Chandler Lee, Coach David Hershman, Casey Rakaushas and Jenny Stein. In addition to breaking school swim records, several members of the team qualified for CIF competition.

Animal licenses checked

From June 22 through 30, license “ambassadors” from Ventura County Animal Services will go door-to-door in the unincorporated areas of Ventura County to check that pet owners are up-to-date with their California animal licensing requirements. The inspectors will verify the status of pet licenses, sell and renew licenses at the door, and distribute dog spay/neuter vouchers that reduce the cost […]


THURS., JUNE 20 Channel Islands Gulls 11 a.m. at Ric’s restaurant, 2500 Las Posas Drive, Camarillo. Hat contest and charity luncheon. Prizes for most outrageous, funniest hats. Raffle drawing supports charities. $25 prepaid for lunch. RSVP requested. Contact: Shirley. Phone: 805.263.6062. Wine Trail Celebration 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Park View Court at The Collection at RiverPark, Oxnard. Tastings and […]

Huskies persevere on diamond

This dog park seems confining

I am a dog trainer, dog lover and a volunteer at the Agoura animal shelter for over 11 years. I have three dogs of my own. I live within walking distance from the Bark Park and was excited to bring my dogs there a few years back. Once I began learning, going to seminars, conventions and educating myself on dog […]

Camp David Gonzales students make strides at Solar Cup event

Students from Camp David Gonzales School, a juvenile detention center in Malibu Canyon, earned a perfect score at the 2013 Solar Cup competition last month for their public service announcement promoting water conservation. The team’s PSA video is a series of drawings illustrating how hundreds of gallons of water are wasted when people wash their cars or water their lawns. […]

Inpatient, outpatient—what’s the difference?


When you go to a hospital, does it make any difference if you’re considered an “inpatient” or an “outpatient”? Yes, it does. Your hospital status—whether the hospital classifies you as an inpatient or outpatient—affects how much you pay for hospital services like X-rays, drugs, and lab tests. It also may affect whether Medicare will cover care you get in a […]

Musical pokes funs at love

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