2017-02-02

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Calabasas a ‘wildlife habitat’



The City of Calabasas is putting out the welcome mat for birds, butterflies and other wildlife by registering as a Community Wildlife Habitat with the National Wildlife Federation (NWF). By joining the program, the city says it is making a long-term commitment to wildlife preservation and sustainable gardening practices, such as conserving water, removing invasive plants, planting native plants, and […]

Duo still digging rock and roll music



Peter Yarrow and Noel Paul Stookey will bring their songs and stories to the Kavli Theater at 8 p.m. Fri., Feb. 17 at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 Thousand Oaks Blvd. The iconic folk trio Peter, Paul and Mary made music together for nearly 50 years, arriving on the scene with a 1962 self-titled album and the hit […]

Leaping ahead

Warriors defeat Panthers to climb girls’ water polo standings



In a must-win Marmonte League game for Newbury Park and Westlake, the Warriors rose to the occasion Tuesday. The Westlake High girls’ water polo team showed off its offensive talent in a 20-13 victory against the Panthers on Jan. 31 on the road. After a back-and-forth first half, the Warriors (14-12 overall, 3-4 in league) tightened up their defense and […]

Second cougar kitten killed on 118

Litter almost wiped out

Another young mountain lion has been struck and killed by a vehicle on the 118 Freeway, marking the third time a cougar has died on the same stretch of the Simi Valley freeway since December. The carcass of a female kitten was collected by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife 1 mile east of the Rocky Peak exit on […]

Chinese acrobats tumble into T.O.



The Golden Dragon Acrobats will bring their artistry and athleticism to the Kavli Theatre at 2 p.m. Sat., Feb. 11 at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd. Impresario Danny Chang and choreographer Angela Chang combine award-winning acrobatics, traditional dance, costumes, ancient and contemporary music and theatrical techniques in this show, which is suitable for both […]

Coyotes capture Marmonte League title



MAT ATTACK—Calabasas High wrestlers Deven DeBow, right, and Max Pepess shake hands at practice. The Coyotes captured the Marmonte League championship on Tuesday with a win against Agoura. It’s the program’s first league title since Calabasas seized the Frontier League crown in 2001.

A full life well lived

Calabasas pays tribute to man who shaped the city’s development


Lawrence Dinovitz, a respected family man, friend and businessman who helped build Calabasas, died Jan. 24. He was 78. “He was truly one of a kind and will be missed. His passing was truly premature. He was at the top of his game. Everyone is still in shock and heartbroken,” said Nancy Johns, a longtime friend of the Dinovitz family. […]

Calendar



THURS., FEB. 2 Business-Professional Women Of Conejo Valley 7 p.m. at Camboni restaurant, 75 W. Thousand Oaks Blvd., T.O. Men and women welcome. Lalaine Braime, CPA, presents latest tips on 2016 taxes. Contact: Lydia Steadman. Phone: 818. 889.4953. Documentary Screening 7 to 10 p.m. at Agoura High School performing arts education center, 28545 W. Driver Ave. Screening of “Screenagers: Growing […]

Syd the kid

Oaks Christian girls’ basketball star bound for Princeton



Sydney Boyer’s eyes lit up like Christmas in Whoville. The Oaks Christian High senior recalled her favorite basketball memory. During her sophomore season, Boyer took a charge against Mater Dei’s Katie Lou Samuelson. Today, Samuelson is the best college basketball player on the best college basketball team in the United States, the undefeated University of Connecticut Huskies. “It was a […]


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