Painting by numbers

Westlake Village city officials say homes that have their addresses painted on the curb are more visible to visitors and emergency responders. The City of Westlake Village periodically contracts with a professional service to paint the numbers on public streets at no cost to residents, and the next citywide house number painting project is scheduled to take place this summer […]

Student wins gold medal for shot put

Teen aced Junior Olympics at age 10

Agoura High School freshman Kushaal Tadepalli tossed the 4K-gram shot put a distance of 55 feet, 1.50 inches to win the youth boys’ gold medal at the USA Youth Nationals on July 6 in Edwardsville, Il. Two days earlier he threw the 1K-gram discus 172 feet, 8 inches to win the bronze. As a 10-year-old athlete in 2009, he won […]

Don’t be vein when it comes to healthy feet

Podiatry health

This column is about a littleknown problem called chronic venous insufficiency (CVI). If you are under 50, and trim, healthy and activem then you do not have to read any further. Enjoy your jog. For others, this problem can sneak up on older persons and have significant ramifications. If you complain that your legs are heavy, or you have: thick, […]

Masked man arrested in Hidden Hills crime spree

Ronald Snyder, a 75-year-old Chatsworth man, was arraigned in Los Angeles Superior Court July 16 for a recent Hidden Hills crime spree that included robbery, burglary, assault with a deadly weapon and impersonating a peace officer. Lost Hills Sheriff’s deputies responded to a burglary call in the 24600 block of Long Valley Road in Hidden Hills on the morning of […]

City, volunteers celebrate Calabasas Library milestone

Employees and volunteers who love books celebrated the fifth anniversary of the Calabasas Library with a birthday cake and a volunteer recognition at Founders Hall on July 14. “The Calabasas Library is a true community center that serves people of all ages,” said City Librarian Barbara Lockwood. Calabasas left the Los Angeles County Library system in 1998. For the next […]

Track the clues at CSI camp

This summer, the City of Agoura Hills and the Lost Hills Sheriff’s Department will offer two, one-week CSI Teen Camps for youth ages 12 to 14. The camps will run from 9 a.m. to noon weekdays, July 22 through 26 and July 29 through Aug. 2 at the new Agoura Hills Community Recreation center and the Malibu/Lost Hills Sheriff’s Station. […]

Camarillo chapel aging gracefully

St. Mary Magdalen Catholic parish celebrates 100 years

St. Mary Magdalen Chapel and its landmark tower sit on the top of a hill in Old Town overlooking the city. The chapel on Ventura Boulevard will celebrate its 100th anniversary in 2014. Its congregation kicked off a yearlong celebration last weekend with the rededication of the chapel’s first cornerstone. The July 6 event featured a bilingual Mass followed by […]

Some don’t like route Calabasas took with new roundabouts

The three new traffic circles being installed on Park Sorrento in Calabasas are upsetting some residents who believe the roundabouts, designed to slow traffic, will create hazards for pedestrians, bicyclists and drivers in their community. Calabasas Public Works director Robert Yalda said the traffic circles on a short stretch of Park Sorrento at Park Adelfa, Park Jacaranda and Park Olivo […]

‘Waltons’ shopkeeper Joe Conley dies

Joseph Herbert Conley, an actor best known for his portrayal of Ike Godsey, postmaster and owner of the Jefferson County general store in the long-running television series “The Waltons,” died on July 7. He was 85. During a memorial service at St. Maximilian Kolbe Catholic Church in Westlake Village on July 13, Conley was remembered by family members and friends […]

Salon keeps Calabasas in style

Salon Nuuvo in Calabasas recently received national recognition as a finalist in the North American Hairstyling Awards, the most prestigious awards ceremony in the beauty industry, held each year in Las Vegas. Business owner Raychel Harrison has enjoyed a distinguished career as a hairstylist, platform artist, American Board certified hair colorist and award-winning salon owner. In 1998, Harrison left California […]

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