Special moment

Athletes are coming here for the 2015 World Games

Calabasas will roll out the welcome mat next year for a delegation of Special Olympics athletes prior to the opening of the 2015 World Games in Los Angeles. Calabasas has been selected as a host city for the games’ Host Town program. About 60 people gathered in front of Calabasas City Hall on April 23 for a Special Olympics “Host […]

Pee Wee deputies visit Lost Hills station

A DAY AT THE OFFICE—Five-year-old Maximilian Jensen of Westlake Village, above center,finds a good spot for a nap on a bed inside a Malibu/Lost Hills Sheriff ’s Station jail cell as the other kids visiting with him explore the area. The children toured the station as part of a Pee Wee Deputy program on April 26. The program allowed 3- […]

Pinewood Derby raring to go in T.O.

Conejo Valley District of the Boy Scouts of America, Ventura County Council, will host its districtwide Pinewood Derby race on May 3 at the Janss Marketplace, Hillcrest Drive at Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. Races are scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. The event is open to all registered Conejo Valley District Cub Scouts. More than 100 Scouts and Cub Scouts […]

Eye on the Conejo

A wonderful place to live, work or raise a family Local citizens are praised for their volunteerism. I’d like to think that our community has one of the highest rates nationwide with regard to the public giving their time to worthy causes and nonprofit organizations. As a member of the Kiwanis Club of Thousand Oaks, I’ve learned that the biggest […]

Agoura softball team tags foes

High School Hi Lights

Agoura ChargersFri., May 2: CommissionerinterviewsDance concert/performingarts education center/7 p.m.Sat., May 3: SATHall of Fame/ Los RoblesGreens/6 p.m.Dance concert/performingarts education center/7 p.m.Mon., May 5: AP exams throughFri., May 16Wed., May 7: Parent educationnight/A1/7 p.m. Calabasas CoyotesFri., May 2: Cheer interviewsincoming freshmen/3 to 4 p.m.Cheer tryout clinic/4 to 6 p.m.Sat., May 3: Cheer tryouts/10a.m. to 2 p.m.Mon., May 5: PFC meeting/library media […]

Agoura will fight Calabasas annexation

Lberty Canyon in dispute

The Agoura Hills City Council voted last week to oppose annexation of property next to the Agoura neighborhood of Liberty Canyon by the City of Calabasas. At the April 23 Agoura Hills City Council meeting, a group of community leaders, former mayors and Liberty Canyon homeowners filled the council chambers and demanded that the city take a stand against its […]

Sheriff’s Blotter

Agoura Hills Someone stole a $ 5,000 shipping storage container and $ 2,500 worth of tools from a property on Kanan Road April 1. A burglar took $18,000 worth of jewelry from a home on Hunt Club Court between Dec. 18 and April 18. Calabasas Someone caused $ 200 in damage to the door of a recreation vehicle at a […]

Family Men

Relaxed axed Our house is loud. Conversations bounce all over the place, usually a few at a time. There’s little focus. So I completely understand when outsiders feel the need to escape. Which is why I wanted to send my wife for a Mother’s Day massage. She’d appreciate the break. “People don’t try to escape us,” my 10-year-old son said […]

YMCA summer camps taking sign-ups

Families can camp at Cataline Island

The YMCAs serving eastern Ventura County, Westlake Village and Agoura Hills are registering kids for summer resident camps. Camp fees include all travel, food, lodging and camp activities. Financial assistance is available. The Triunfo YMCA resident camp will be at Camp Fox on Catalina Island from June 29 through July 5. Triunfo Y serves Agoura Hills, Westlake Village and Oak […]