2016-02-18

City wage adjustment misses the mark



The City of Calabasas employs 135 people on a part-time hourly basis with no benefits. They do however, have an “Hourly wage range/step schedule.” This matrix shows that there are 10 steps in each job category, the same type of matrix that is used for full-time employees. On Oct. 28, 2015 City Council approved Resolution 2015-1480 approving a new salary […]

AT THE LIBRARY



The Agoura Hills Library offers the following activities at 29901 Ladyface Court. In addition, book donations can be dropped off at the Book Cellar or library to help fund programs. For large-collection pickup, call (818) 584-7219. For more program information, call (818) 889-2278. A new Book Club for fourth- and fifth-graders will discuss “Mr. Lemoncello’s Library” by Chris Grabenstein at […]

Walk to uncover medicinal uses of plants



A second plant walk on the medicinal uses of California native plants has been added Sat., Feb. 20 as the originally scheduled 10 a.m. hike is full. Reservations are being taken for a 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. hike that day starting at the Santa Monica Mountains Interagency Visitor Center, 26876 Mulholland Hwy., Calabasas. Jim Adams, Ph.D, professor in the USC […]

Complaint about the senior center



I’ve been a resident of the Mulwood area of Calabasas since 1971. I am happy to report that I will be 80 years old this year and am in good health due mainly to the fact that I am able to exercise regularly. I generally travel almost 20 miles per day to get to and from the Agoura Hills/Calabasas Community […]

Learn about dinosaurs at Oak Park Library



The Ventura County Library System will host an Education Through Nature presentation titled “Dynamic Dinosaurs!” at 2:30 p.m. Sun., Feb. 21 at the Oak Park Library, 899 N. Kanan Road. The free event is for all ages. Attendees can become paleontologists by examining museum-quality replicas of real dinosaur fossils. They will understand the concept of extinction and have the opportunity […]

Health chats



Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center will present Health Chats, free community health education seminars, at The Oaks mall, Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Refreshments will be provided during both presentations. Understanding Dementia and Alzheimer’s: Reducing Your Risk?” will run from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Thurs., Feb. 18 in the lower level near Macy’s Men’s and Home Store. The speaker will […]


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