2014-10-30

Sheriff’s Blotter



Agoura Hills Someone stole $250 in cash and a $150 set of keys from a vehicle parked on Rainbow Crest Drive Oct. 14. A thief stole a $500 iPhone from a patron at Padri restaurant in the 29000 block of Agoura Road Oct. 11. Calabasas A burglar stole a $400 purse containing a Social Security card, driver’s license, credit cards […]

Yes for Shriver



With an unassailable 14-year environmental track record, I believe Bobby Shriver will not only continue Zev Yaroslavsky’s legacy of protecting open space and our natural resources, but he will advocate for our wildlife corridor overpass, support rodenticide-free Santa Monica Mountains and uphold the Local Coastal Program. Bobby was the first candidate to support the LCP, the only one who came […]

Not-so-affordable housing




Apartment dwellers throughout eastern Ventura and western Los Angeles counties are being forced to dig deeper into their pocketbooks to make their monthly rent payments. The cost of renting an apartment in the county surged between January and July due to increased demand and a low number of vacancies, according to a recently released survey by the Venturabased Dyer Sheehan […]

Eye on the Conejo

Saving water a necessity

If California doesn’t have at least three wet winters in a row, water experts say, our drought will reach historic proportions. One or two wet winters will help, but to reverse the drought, we need several seasons with significantly above-average precipitation, especially in the Sierra Nevada mountains. It’s the responsibility of every Californian to conserve water. There are no exceptions. […]

High School Hi Lights



Agoura Chargers Sat., Nov. 1: ComedySportz/ performing arts education center/ 6 p.m. Thurs., Nov. 6: Fall concert/ performing arts education center/ 7 p.m. Calabasas Coyotes Sat., Nov. 1: Saturday school/8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Sun., Nov. 2: Peer support training/ lecture hall and music room/8 to 10 a.m Mon., Nov. 3: PFC meeting/9:30 a.m. Tues., Nov. 4: Winter blood drive/6 to […]

Canyon standings



Let us hear your ‘tails’



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