2015-04-09

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FOR THE RECORD



Norm Buehring, who was quoted in the March 26 article about the Lost Hills bridge improvement groundbreaking in Calabasas, is vice president of the Community Association of Saratoga Hills. Candice Weber is the president. The two changed positions in January.

Vendors show their wares at home remodeling show



The 40th Conejo Valley Home Remodeling Show will take place from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sat., April 18 and 10 a. m. to 5 p.m. Sun., April 19 at the Westlake Hyatt, 880 S. Westlake Blvd., Westlake Village. The show will showcase local contractors, landscapers, interior designers, solar installers and other home improvement professionals, including Budget Blinds of Calabasas […]

Women’s mini retreat to offer workshops



The “Come Away” Women’s Mini-Retreat will take place from 8:15 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sat., April 25 at The Bridge Church/ EV Free, 999 Rancho Conejo Road, Thousand Oaks. The event is for all women age 16 and up and will include keynote messages, live music, workshops, catered meals and numerous door prizes. The program is presented by the Bridge […]

Teens perform coming-of-age musical in T.O.




This weekend at the Hillcrest Center for the Arts in Thousand Oaks, Panic Productions premieres “13,” a coming-of-age musical with a score by Jason Robert Brown that played on Broadway for a few months in 2008. The show features a predominantly teenaged cast playing middle schoolers who are dealing with fitting in with their peers while struggling to stand out […]

Are city streets too soggy?



Thousand Oaks Boulevard is a main artery through the communities of Agoura Hills, Westlake Village and Thousand Oaks. But why haven’t we stopped the overwatering of the grass islands that run through our towns? The new YMCA project at T.O. Boulevard and Lindero Canyon Road waters the mangroomed natural hillside during the heat of the day. This is not acceptable […]

Ca$h for Gold



Professor to discuss Muslims in America



Hussain, a professor of theological studies at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, will present a talk on “Islam and the Building of America” at 6 p.m. Tues., April 14, at California Lutheran University in Ullman Commons 100/101 at 101 Memorial Parkway, Thousand Oaks. For 15 years, Hussain examined how American Muslims have lived out their religion as a minority […]

Protect yourself against Medicare gaps




Medicare helps pay for a variety of health services, such as flu shots, hospital stays and hospice care. But it doesn’t cover everything, and it doesn’t cover all your out-of-pocket costs. Many services covered by Medicare require co-payments, coinsurance and deductibles. You can purchase supplemental insurance to cover these gaps in Medicare. Such insurance is called Medicare Supplement Insurance, or […]

HOA adding to the water bill



Something interesting is happening at Shadow Ridge condominiums in Oak Park. The board of directors has made efforts in keeping HOA dues as reasonable as possible, and I commend them for doing so. However, something troubling has occurred with regard to the HOA dues and water charges. Without the required majority HOA approval, the board contracted with a third-party water […]


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