2014-09-25

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Pet of the Week



High School Hi Lights



Agoura Chargers Fri., Sept. 26: Fall recess-no school Sat., Sept. 27: ACT course/9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Mon., Sept. 29: ACT course/3 to 6 p.m. Tues., Sept. 30: SAT course/3 to 6 p.m. Fundraiser/The Habit/4 to 9 p.m. Wed., Oct. 1: ACT course/3 to 6 p.m. Parent education nights/7 to 9 p.m. Calabasas Coyotes Fri., Sept. 26: Fall recess-no school […]

Last week’s top performers



Matt Corral, QB, Oaks Christian: In his first start, the freshman Lion passed for three touchdowns and rushed for three more scores—all in the first half. Ryan Knauer, LB/WR, Agoura: The senior had an interception and five tackles for the Chargers. Christian Williams, RB, Agoura: Williams rumbled for 99 yards on 13 carries. Chris Brooks, RB/ WR, Calabasas: Brooks led […]

Makeover underway at Camp Kilpatrick



The obsolete, barracks-style buildings at L.A. County’s juvenile detention facility, Camp Kilpatrick, will soon give way to a new housing philosophy that calls for improved, more intimate living quarters to be built at the rural Malibu facility. The reformatory camp, located on Encinal Canyon Road, was featured in the “Gridiron Gang,” a feel-good movie inspired by the camp’s winning football […]

Highway Patrol watches for speeding near 101/23 construction

Speed limit was lowered in response to rise in accidents


Caltrans and the California Highway Patrol continue to encourage drivers to watch their speeds near the 101/23 interchange construction zone. In response to a noticeable uptick in traffic collisions since construction on the 101/23 expansion began in March, Caltrans reduced the speed limit from 65 to 55 mph on the 101 before and after the 23 interchange. Initially, flashing signs […]

Making new friends in the community



Reyes Adobe Days offers new twist




The Reyes Adobe Days festival will offer new attractions when it returns to Agoura Hills next month for its 10th anniversary. The four-day festival that celebrates California culture and local rancho lore is scheduled for Thurs. through Sun., Oct. 9 to 12 with new attractions such as the Farmhouse Tent. According to Agoura Hills recreation manager Zach Miller, the tent […]

Candidate wants to maintain Oak Park ‘legacy’




If he’s elected to the Oak Park Unified School District Board of Education, Steve Vanderbok says, he will tackle funding issues and the “graceful” implementation of Common Core state standards. The five-year Oak Park resident is a business development executive at IBM. He says his experience on the job has prepared him for the role of school board trustee. “I’m […]

Week 3 scores



• Oaks Christian 61Antelope Valley 13• Sierra Canyon 42Agoura 13• Carpinteria 45Oak Park 24• Pacifica 41Calabasas 21• Newbury Park 51Dos Pueblos 0• Thousand Oaks 35West Ranch 0• Moorpark 52Huntington Beach 49• Camarillo 22Simi Valley 20


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