2013-10-17

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Tank warfare



I must say, the little fiefdom that has been created around the LVMWD is kind of scary and demands everyone’s protest. These guys—yes, guys—are elected officials. Therefore, they represent the residents of this community. Water is a precious commodity in our region and we all must be mindful of what it takes to have it whenever we want it. For […]

‘Hunger Games’ activities for teens at WLV Library



The Westlake Village Library will host a Hunger Games Teen Challenge at 3:30 p.m. Sat., Oct. 26 at 31220 Oak Crest Drive, Westlake Village. This event for teens ages 12 through 18 will feature challenges, activities and contests based on “The Hunger Games” book series. For more information, call (818) 865-9230 or visit www.colapublib.org.

Malibu Farmers Market is Hip



The Malibu Farmers Mar- ket runs every Sunday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Here, local farmers unveil a wide variety of organic, freshly grown produce. You’ll see visitors exchanging recipes with farmers; chefs and celebrities shopping for their restaurants and families; a rock climbing wall and a kids’ petting zoo; free food tastings; and a dining area with tables, […]

Music show to help CHS



FUNDRAISER—Composer/ pianist Aaron Meyer, above, and his All-Star Band, a 10-piece ensemble of some of L.A.’s best studio musicians, will present a musical extravaganza to benebit the Calabasas High School music program at 8 p.m. Sat., Oct. 19 at the CHS Performing Arts Center. Left, guest vocalist Jennifer Leigh Warren of Broadway’s “Little Shop of Horrors” and “Big River” will […]

Weekend schedule



Endorsement for Agoura council



It is my honor and pleasure to support and endorse for re-election to the Agoura Hills City Council: Mayor Denis Weber, Mayor Pro Tem William Koehler and Councilmember Harry Schwarz. These three council members are the essence of citizen legislators: They volunteer endless hours to support our community and act with integrity, caring and thoughtfulness. They have stewarded our city […]

Other Side of 50

Child rearing doesn’t end for some seniors

Dori has been taking care of her two children by herself since she was 18. She anticipated that many of the financial challenges, the emotional ups and downs, and the constant juggling act would end once her children became adults and headed out on their own. I know what you’re thinking: This is going to be a story about the […]

Center Helps People with Addiction, Anxiety



Dr. Shari Corbitt, her husband, Peter, and their two young daughters have been residents of Oak Park for several years. Educated at Yeshiva University in New York City, Shari Corbitt is a licensed psychologist, and has been the clinical director of Sierra Tucson in Tucson, Ariz., and vice president of Promises Treatment Centers in Malibu. Corbitt is now focusing on […]

Oldies concerts cruisin’ into T.O.



Cruisin’ Oldies Concerts ofLos Angeles, a nonprofit arts presenter of tribute concert shows,has announced its 2013-14 seasonat the Scherr Forum, ThousandOaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 E.Thousand Oaks Blvd.Sun., Nov. 3 at 3 p.m.: HotAugust Night, a tribute to NeilDiamond.Sun., Nov. 10 at 3 p.m.:“Sock Hoppes and Soda Shoppes:The Musical That Rocks!” starring The Wonderelles.++Sat., Feb 15, 2014, at 7:30p.m.: Swing […]