Pet of the week

CUTE AS A BUTTON— YoYo is a male, brown and white Shetland Sheepdog/ Papillion mix about 7 years old. He is very friendly and lovable but should be in an adult only home. If you would like to adopt YoYo ask for ID No. A3809567 at the Agoura Hills Animal Shelter, 29525 Agoura Road. Pets may have already been adopted, […]

Gaines in Calabasas

I am writing in support of Fred Gaines for Calabasas City Council. Fred has been an active member of our community since he and his family came to Calabasas over 20 years ago. He has spent his time in our city as a nonstop volunteer. He has done it all, from helping with morning traffic at the elementary school and […]

Shall we dance?

Well, folks, shall we try again? Is this readership ready for another great local event for singles? I ask this because I think it’s time for us to consider getting involved in another adventure together. The last time we tried, about 200 singles showed up for a fun night of meeting and mingling. I know one guy, in fact, who […]

Stand up for kids

Gala dinner and auction to benefit Boys & Girls Clubs

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley will hold its 13th annual Stand Up for Kids gala dinner and auction Sat., Oct. 24, 2015 at the Four Seasons Hotel, Two Dole Lane, Westlake Village. This event is the main fundraising event for the clubs. Evening highlights include a silent and live auction, gourmet dining, entertainment and dancing. Attire […]

Loose tortoise trudges a dangerous path


I think this story is worth a mention, if only to remind people to do the right thing at the right time. One morning in September I’d just dropped my son off at Conejo Creek Soccer Fields, near Janss Road and the 23 Freeway in Thousand Oaks, and was coming out of the exit when I saw a huge tortoise […]