Water polo teams rule the pool

A lucky break for a lonesome duck

Humans are more prone to form cliques than are members of the wildlife community. Yet for many years, a trio of large domestic ducks that had adopted Seminole Lake in rural Agoura as their permanent home formed a distinct clique. They’d previously been spotted at Malibu Lagoon and Malibou Lake. It was easy to track their movements and identify them […]

Lewd behavior on Calabasas beach bus

A 46-year-old man was arrested Aug. 7 for allegedly making lewd gestures and comments to children on a public beach bus that travels from Calabasas to Malibu. Authorities began investigating William Russell Hix on Aug. 4 when a girl told a Calabasas city parks and recreation employee that her 14-year-old brother had been approached on the bus by a man […]

Water district wins finance award

Las Virgenes Municipal Water District was awarded a District Transparency Certificate of Excellence by the Special District Leadership Foundation in recognition of the district’s efforts to promote transparency in its operations and governance to the public. Agencies must demonstrate extensive and sustained efforts at transparency. Examples include: timely filings of financial reports with the state controller’s office; evidence of community […]

Tiny tots win big

Pet of the week

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