2015-04-02

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Says annual race a big success



On behalf of Danny and Traci Greenberg, the Great Race directors, all the vendors and runners, a big thank you to the over 500 volunteers who helped make this event even possible, and the 30th year so memorable. Your community spirit, enthusiasm and thoughtfulness were appreciated by the runners as they passed by or were helped at the expo prior […]

Volunteers needed for cleanup event



California State Parks Foundation’s 17th Earth Day Restoration and Cleanup event presented by PG&E will take place across the state Sat., April 18 and locally at Malibu Creek State Park. Over 75 volunteers, including families, are needed for tasks such as planting, and staining and removing invasive plants. Registration will close Mon., April 13. Check-in time will be 8:30 a.m. […]

Amgen cutbacks don’t let up




Thousand Oaks-based biotech giant Amgen has announced another round of layoffs. This time, however, they won’t affect its local headquarters. The reorganization will result in about 300 jobs lost from its Onyx Pharmaceuticals facilities in San Francisco. Amgen purchased Onyx Pharmaceuticals, which produces cancer drugs, for $9.7 billion in October 2013. In a companywide March 9 memo, Amgen chair/CEO Bob […]

Calendar



THURS., APRIL 2 Marines And FMF Corpsmen 6 p.m. meet-and-greet with dinner at Elks Lodge No. 2492, 1561 Kuehner Drive, Simi Valley. Marine Corps League Reagan Detachment 597 business meeting at 7 p.m. All Marines and corpsmen welcome. Contact: Ken Honaker. Phone: 805.416. 4063. Email: JrViceMCL597@gmail.com. Web: www.MCL597.org. Democratic Club Of Camarillo 6: 30 p. m. in Orchid Build- ing, […]

Playing for charities



Disappointed at Arbor Day event



The annual Calabasas Arbor Day Celebration was held at Gates Canyon Park on Sat., March 21. For the past 10 years my family has gone out and participated in the celebration. We always go and plant new trees, and watch the old trees we planted get bigger and bigger every year. I was saddened to see the lack of participation […]

Calabasas Chamber of Commerce supports water awareness



EYE ON LOCAL AREA STOCKS



Festival has plethora of musical styles

Rock, country, funk, salsa and yes, even Elvis slated

The 32nd annual California Strawberry Festival on Sat. and Sun., May 16 and 17 will feature the Grammy Award-winning Mariachi Divas as well as ongoing musical entertainment on two stages. Following is the concert schedule. Festival Stage, Sat., May 16 10:15 a.m.: Oxnard High School Jazz Band 11:20 a.m.: Berry Battle of The Bands contest winner 12:30 p.m.: Road Brothers […]


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