2015-02-26

2015-02-26 E-Edition

In This World, Odd Parents Are Cool Parents



Letter



I went to the meeting at the LVUSD offices with infectious diseases expert Dr. Matteo Dinolfo to learn about vaccines and the measles outbreak. One parent asked what chances a fully vaccinated person had of contracting measles. Dinolfo said a fully vaccinated person was 98 percent protected against measles, yet couldn’t explain why 18 percent of measles cases in Disneyland […]

Fundraiser features raffle for trip to Israel



Chabad of the Conejo will host AdarFest—an evening of comedy, entertainment, spirits and hors d’oeuvres to benefit the Chabad Food Bank—at 7 p.m. Sun., March 1 at the Agoura Hills Sheraton Hotel, 30100 Agoura Road. The event will feature renowned comedian Mark Schiff as well as the kosher comedy hypnotist show of Marc Bachrach. The program is non-sectarian and is […]

Yerba Buena acclaimed for gifted education program




Yerba Buena Elementary School in Agoura Hills has achieved top status as a model school for gifted education. The school was recognized by the California Association for the Gifted with a Five Star Gifted Program Award at the association’s annual conference on Feb. 27 in Palm Springs, principal Christina Desiderio said. “Yerba has received the Five Star Award in recognition […]

Eagle girls’ basketball team soars, stumbles



Just another teen prank, or something more serious?

Monkey business in Agoura Hills


Teens, at least presumably they’re teens, are playing a dangerous game in Agoura Hills. During the past month, some Agoura Hills residents have been startled out of a deep sleep by the sound of banging on the their home doors and windows. Bruce Grant, who lives on Jon Dodson Drive north of Reyes Adobe Park, was awakened on Feb. 15 […]

Calabasas cyclists on board for Milt Olin memory ride



Glam Day for charity



The Conejo Valley Chapter of National Charity League Inc. will present the Hollywood Glam Day of Giving from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sun., March 8 at the Hyatt Westlake Plaza, 880 S. Westlake Blvd., Westlake Village. The event will have a boutique, opportunity drawings and light refreshments. The Modelette Class of 2017 will present a fashion show at 1 […]

Express shunt surgery for glaucoma management




NP When it comes to proper glaucoma management, there are different treatments available which can reduce or eliminate the condition. However, when initial treatments like I stent or lasers have not had the desired effect, there is express shunt surgery for glaucoma management, which offers hope. While this particular form of surgery does have potential complications, it is also proven […]


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