Restless legs? This seminar can help

Community members can learn about the latest treatments for restless legs syndrome from neurologist Lorne Label, MD, on the medical staff of Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center, at a free seminar from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Thurs., May 15 at The Oaks mall on the lower level in front of Macy’s Men’s and Home Store, Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. […]

No answers yet in death of teen who went walking on freeway

Young man killed when he was struck by Westlake driver

A 17-year-old boy from Los Angeles was killed last Friday night after he was struck by a car on the 101 Freeway in Thousand Oaks. Jorge Ceballos was walking in an undetermined direction on the southbound 101 Freeway between the Rancho and Hampshire road exits around 11:20 p.m. May 2 when he was hit by a car driven by 26-year-old […]

Whimsical weekend

ARTFUL DECOR— During the annual fine arts festival last weekend at Calabasas Civic Center, resident Victoria Castillo, above, examines the creations by artist Dale Talley. At right, Lauren Blumberg of Calabasas and Arlene Michelman of Sherman Oaks look at the work of Adam Rubinstein.

Medea Creek students win big at Ventura County Science Fair

Colin Takeda to move on to nationals

Medea Creek Middle School in Oak Park is cultivating young scientists to explore, hypothesize and synthesize information to create new technology and come up with their own scientific breakthroughs. At the 60th Ventura County Science Fair held at the Ventura County Office of Education on April 2, several MCMS students qualified for the state competition. Medea Creek science teacher Cindy […]

WLV is ready for summer fun

The City of Westlake Village will kick off its 11th season of summer entertainment with the following family-friendly shows. The TGIF shows will take place at 7 p.m. Fridays at the Westlake Village Civic Center, 31200 Oak Crest Drive. May 30: Jazz Night with the award-wining jazz bands from Lindero Canyon Middle School and Agoura High School. Lamppost Piazza will […]

Hospital earns ‘A’ safety rating

A recent survey on how well hospitals protect patients from accidents, errors, injuries and infections gave Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center in Thousand Oaks an “A” rating. The Hospital Safety Score, a patient safety survey, was compiled and administered by The Leapfrog Group, an independent industry watchdog. The score is the only hospital safety rating to be peer-reviewed in […]

WLV council awards grants to nonprofits

Westlake Village officials awarded $100,000 in grants to 29 organizations that provide community and cultural programs benefiting the residents of the city. Recipients of the 2014 grants include the Cancer Support Community Valley/ Ventura/ Santa Barbara, Conejo Free Clinic, Triunfo YMCA, Westlake Junior Women’s Club, Meals on Wheels and programs at Agoura High, Lindero Canyon Middle and White Oak Elementary […]

Mom-daughter discuss mental illness

Engage Treatment Programs will offer Parents Night Out from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tues., May 20 at 650 Hampshire Road, Ste. 104, Westlake Village. Terry and Kelsey Carrol, a mother-daughter pair, will share their personal story about their journey through mental health and substance abuse. Terry Carroll has been with Engage since 2013 as a parent mentor. She is a […]

A mile a day keeps kids smiling

Concert series makes beautiful music