2014-06-05

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911 call couldn’t save Westlake wayward bear




A local couple tried to raise the alarm about the presence of a black bear near the 101 Freeway on Memorial Day, but their efforts to save the animal failed when it was killed in traffic. Calabasas residents Jonathan Kramer and his wife, Katrina, were driving on Thousand Oaks Boulevard about 9:40 p.m. May 26 when they saw the bear […]

Westlake citizens awarded for service




The City of Westlake Village has a tradition of recognizing citizens for their community service. Last week, the council acknowledged three women for their volunteer work, civic pride and commitment to the betterment of the community. The 2014 awardees are Irmgard Wood, Kateri Alexander and Lucinda Laurence. Alexander, who received the Citizen of the Year Award, will donate a $500 […]

Calabasas Landfill hosts waste roundup

Residents can safely dispose of electronic and hazardous waste

Los Angeles County residents will have the opportunity to safely discard of household hazardous waste as well as e-waste from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sun., June 8 at the Calabasas Landfill Scale Area, 5300 Lost Hills Road, Agoura. The free Countywide Household Hazardous and E-Waste Roundup Program event will accept such items as antifreeze, unused pharmaceuticals, car batteries, used […]

Calendar



THURS., JUNE 5 Thousand Oaks Stamp Club 7 p.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, T.O. Contact: Richard Countess. Phone: 818.889.2669. Lifetree Cafe Discussion 7 p.m. at 71 Loma Drive, Camarillo. “Doctor Danger: What Every Patient Needs to Know” features filmed interview with Dr. Martin Makary, cancer surgeon at Johns Hopkins. Free. Contact: Phil Hamilton. Phone: 805.482.3313. […]

Summer at Naval Academy



Jacob Ingber, a student at Oak Park High School, is among the approximately 2,550 young men and women from around the nation and abroad who have been invited to participate in the 2014 Summer Seminar program sponsored by the U.S. Naval Academy. Summer Seminar is a six-day leadership experience to help educate and prepare selected high school seniors who are […]

Dababneh tops Shelley




Matt Dababneh and Susan Shelley were the only two candidates in the June 3 primary for the 45th Assembly District, and even though Dababneh prevailed with more than 54 percent of the vote, the two will meet again in November for a winner-take-all election. Shelley received 45.5 percent of Tuesday’s primary vote. A former chief of staff to U. S. […]

Calabasas student has eye for the camera




Mitchell Rosenberg’s success in filmmaking belies his young age. At 16 he has already begun making a name for himself in the competitive industry. The work of the junior at Calabasas High School has been recognized in competitions locally and even at the White House. Mitchell, a student of both film and acting, began entering his work in competitions last […]

Westlake Women’s Club luncheon meeting



The Westlake Women’s Club will have its last meeting for the 2013-14 club year on Tues., June 10 at the Westlake Village Inn, 31943 Agoura Road, Westlake Village. The newly elected executive committee for the upcoming year will be installed by club founder Helene Ross. Members to be installed are: president, Claudia Salfen; first vice president, Jeanne Edwards; second vice […]

What’s New On DVD?




In celebration of Memorial Day, Hollywood has rolled out several war-themed titles, including the recent “Monuments Men,” the Russian hit “Stalingrad” and Germany’s “Generation War.” “ The Monuments Men” (Sony) Based on a true story, this is the tale of an unlikely World War II platoon charged with rescuing thousands of art masterpieces from the Nazis and returning them to […]


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