2014-09-25

Chabad to celebrate Yom Kippur services



Chabad of the Conejo will host Yom Kippur services, beginning with the Kol Nidre service at 6:30 p.m. Fri., Oct. 3 at various locations. Over 3,000 people are expected to join Chabad for the Day of Atonement. Services will continue on Sat., Oct. 4 starting at 9:30 a.m. The Yizkor memorial service will be at noon, and the Neilah services […]

Tee off for Agoura basketball



The inaugural Agoura High School Basketball Golf Tournament will take place at 10:30 a.m. Mon., Oct. 13 at the Spanish Hills Country Club, 999 Crestview Ave., Camarillo. The event will feature golf and dinner in an effort to raise funds for the ball program. The hole-in-one prize is a Subaru Outback. Registration and a putting contest will start at 10:30 […]

Plant was at root of Lincoln’s mom’s death




Nancy Hanks Lincoln, who was born Feb. 5, 1784 and died Oct. 5, 1818, was married to Thomas Lincoln. They had a daughter named Sarah and a younger son named Abraham, the future president of the United States. They also had a third child named Thomas, who died in infancy. The Lincolns had been married for 10 years when they […]

Feeling ill about wildlife corridor



I felt like throwing up when I saw the Calabasas e-news extolling the virtues of supporting the wildlife corridor. Calabasas, which has done virtually everything possible to destroy the integrity of any wildlife corridor, now wishes to jump on the bandwagon. Every shred of scientific data from numerous environmental groups has demonstrated beyond any doubt that Chesebro Meadow is imperative […]

No drugs down the drain



The Las Virgenes Triunfo Joint Powers Authority, comprising the Las Virgenes Municipal Water District and Triunfo Sanitation District, encourages customers to dispose of unused and expired pharmaceutical materials on National Take Back Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sat., Sept. 27. Collection bins will be open at the Lost Hills Sheriff’s Station at 27050 Agoura Road in Agoura and […]

Classic car show will rock



The Rock Community Church and Hillcrest Christian School will present the third annual Cars at the Rock classic car show from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sun., Sept. 28 at 384 Erbes Road, Thousand Oaks. Over 80 classic cars will be displayed, including hot rods, Model A, muscle cars and more. The free family-friendly event will also feature a live […]

Stars come out in San Diego



History on view during annual student trip



Registration has begun for the annual Spring Vacation student tour to the nation’s capital. The trip, which is open to area middle and high school students in grades eight and above, has become an annual tradition and will celebrate its 38th year of operation in 2015. Three, one-hour parent information meetings have been scheduled: •A.E. Wright/A.C. Stelle Middle Schools, 1 […]

Mystery of the Agoura Hills graffiti



A fanciful image that appears to be the same as the iconic “Andre the Giant Has a Posse” drawing created by famous graffiti artist Shepard Fairey appeared briefly on the water tank above Agoura Road in Agoura Hills last week. But just as quickly as it went up, city workers took it down, apparently in response to complaints by residents. […]


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