2014-08-21 E-Edition

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Caltrans seeks large grant for wildlife

Animals can’t cross 101 corridor

Progress is being made on the development of a long-awaited wildlife crossing at Liberty Canyon Road in Agoura Hills but not as quickly as some would like. The freeway underpass at Liberty Canyon is one of the only places left in the area where cougars and other animals can move in and out of the Santa Monica Mountains. Earlier this […]

Getting ready for kickoff

Lutheran church celebrates 50 years of ministry

King of Glory Lutheran Church at 2500 Borchard Road, Newbury Park, is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. To mark the occasion, the church will have a special worship service at 9:30 a.m. Sun., Sept. 21. Former pastors and parishioners have been invited to join the congregation and the Rev. Steve Simpson on this day. The church is also observing […]

Big catsfind survival diffcult

Mountain lions managing to survive in the Santa Monica Mountains do so with increasing challenges. Researchers studying these large carnivorous cats find that the lions are almost completely cut off from other populations by freeways, which act as fences. Due to their isolation, local mountain lions show dangerously low levels of genetic diversity, the researchers’ study shows. In the past […]

Take Your Pick at Home Consignment Center

It started quietly 20 years ago—it’s now a $50 million per year business. The Home Consignment Center in Calabasas opened its first store in Danville, Calif., in June 1994. The partners promoted high- quality furniture priced to sell fast and rejected the traditional consignment approach of initial overpricing followed by numerous markdowns. The Home Consignment Center was built on great […]

Program on Ignatian spirituality

The Rev. Randall Roche, SJ, director of the Center for Ignatian Spirituality at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, will speak on Wed., Sept. 10 at the Serra Center at Padre Serra Catholic Church, 5205 Upland Road, Camarillo. The evening will begin with hospitality at 6:30 p.m., followed by the talk from 7 to 8 p.m. Roche will discuss “ […]

Sheriff’s Blotter

Agoura Hills A woman tried to break into a home in the 2900 block of Laro Drive Aug. 10. According to a sheriff’s bulletin, a blond woman wearing black clothing peered into the windows of the home about 6:30 a.m. and tried to open the front and side doors. She was not able to enter the house but stole a […]

Chasse Will Help Promote Worthy Causes With Parties

Next event will be Sept. 7

Looking for something different to do while joining forces to make a difference in the community? For those who are interested in trying new things while doing something truly different to benefit others, then look no further. Chasse Au Trésor is in the business to work with organizations that want to offer something other than the traditional Christmas party or […]

Boat loads of food