2016-01-07

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Los Robles volunteer of 20 years dissed because of dyed hair

Purple hair creates rift with hospital regulations


If it weren’t for a positive attitude and kind comments from strangers, it could’ve been a blue Christmas for one lavender-haired hospital volunteer. Since 1998, Lisa Adkins has volunteered at Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center in Thousand Oaks. Hers was one of the friendly smiles visitors saw when they walked through the doors and needed directions, had general questions […]

Feels good to do good



Gulls prefer suburban setting




On a recent afternoon, an immense flock of gulls appeared high above Agoura Road near Reyes Adobe Road in Agoura Hills. There must’ve been between 50 to 100 birds, if not many more, spiraling in the air as if caught in a tornado’s funnel. The birds spun and swarmed in what seemed more like an act of disorientation and regrouping […]

Eye On Local Area Stocks



Bobcat pays visit to Calabasas home



HOLIDAY GREETING—While attending a Christmas day family gathering at a home on Eddingham Avenue and Cairnloch Street in Calabasas, David Oliva took these photos of a lone bobcat that a family member spotted about 40 feet away on a backyard hill. Oliva was using a Canon SX50 camera. “Funny thing, we have three dogs that were in the backyard and […]

Viktoria Larson- Green



Pet of the week



FUN-LOVING—DJ is a male, black Cavalier King Charles spaniel mix about 6 years old. He is a happy-go-lucky dog that likes to play. If you would like to adopt DJ ask for ID No. A4908508 at the Agoura Hills Animal Shelter, 29525 Agoura Road. Occasionally pets have already been adopted, so check http://animalcare.lacounty.gov before visiting the shelter.

Man arrested for mail, indentity theft




Detectives from the Lost Hills Sheriff’s Station arrested a Reseda man Jan. 7 on suspicion of multiple counts of mail theft, credit card fraud and identity theft involving local residents. While conducting a search inside the Reseda home of Wilfredo Marquez, 32, detectives recovered a slew of stolen credit cards, bank checks, driver licenses, mail box keys and other personal […]

Oak Park MAC seat open



One seat is open on the five-member Oak Park Municipal Advisory Council (MAC), officials announced. The qualifications for serving are Oak Park residency and voter registration. Each MAC term lasts four years. The deadline for submitting an application is Feb. 15. Oak Park MAC public meetings are generally held the fourth Tuesday of each month at the Oak Park High […]


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