2015-05-21 E-Edition

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Don’t ruin the Chesebro space

Being a student of Agoura High School and a long-term resident of Agoura Hills, I understand how important the Chesebro Meadow is to our community. We use the meadow as a trail for nature walks, the school’s cross country team, horseback riding, and hiking. It is a key gateway into Chesebro park, not just for people, but for the wildlife […]

How her garden grows

Just as Adam is linked to the concept of original sin, so is he often thought of as the original gardener. In “ Paradise Lost” John Milton writes of the prelapsarian Eden: “Our first two parents . . . in the happy garden placed, reaping immortal fruits of joy and love.” I found my happy garden on Mulholland Highway in […]

Agoura seeks tennis coach

Agoura High has a coaching opening. The Chargers are accepting applications for girls’ tennis head coach. Applications and details about the position can be found at https://www.edjoin.org/Home/ JobPosting/661637. For more information, email Agoura athletic director Garrett Lepisto at glepisto@lvusd.org.

Senior directs ‘Plaza Suite’ at OPHS

The student-directed play, “The Plaza Suite” opens tonight at Oak Park High School. Senior Monica Hennessy is the latest student director to tackle the big job of directing a play. The Oak Park High “Spotlight” tradition is carried out during the fourth quarter of every school year. “Every year during fourth quarter at Oak Park High School all seniors who […]

Sights of Spring

Mailbox theft

To add to an article placed in the May 14 issue regarding mailbox theft, I too had the exact same thing happen to me. Back in March, my husband dropped off a letter for me at the same Agoura Post Office drivethrough at approximately 9:30 p.m. The next day, I checked my bank balance only to see that a check […]

Experts suggest seniors plan in advance for housing options

As the population of the United States grows older—the Pew Research Center estimates that every day 10,000 people in the U.S. turn 65—aging parents and their adult children will have to make decisions about housing. Should Mom and Dad stay in their home, called “aging in place,” or will they require new accommodations? When aging in place is not an […]

Are Eagles ready to scale such great heights?

Janeane Garofalo in T.O.

Comedian Janeane Garofalo will perform at 7 p.m. Sun., May 31 at the Scherr Forum Theatre, Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 Thousand Oaks Blvd. Garofalo has had roles in films such as “The Truth About Cats and Dogs,” “Wet Hot American Summer,” “Ratatouille,” “Steal This Movie,” “Reality Bites,” “Romy and Michelle’s High School Reunion,” “Mystery Men,” “The Ten” and […]