2017-04-27

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Agoura Hills accepting community grant applications



The Agoura Hills Community Outreach Grant Program is accepting applications for monetary grants from organizations and charitable groups that serve the community. In the past, the city has subsidized Many Mansions, Triunfo YMCA, Conejo/Las Virgenes Future Foundation and various programs at Agoura High School. Applications are available from the city manager’s department at Agoura Hills City Hall, 30001 Ladyface Court. […]

Community embraces Westlake Village Street Fest



FESTIVITIES FOR ALL—At top, the community turns out in full force for a fun afternoon at the Westlake Rotary Club Street Fair in Westlake Village on April 23. Clockwise from above right: Westlake Village resident Korie Pelegrino shops for some jewelry at one of the many fair booths. The Summers siblings from Westlake, 12-yearold Nick and 9-year-old Ella, stop by […]

Calabasas student heads to West Point



DUTY, HONOR, COUNTRY—Eric Moraly has received an appointment to the Class of 2021 at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. In June, Eric is scheduled to graduate from the Army and Navy Academy in Carlsbad, Calf., where he was an officer in the Battalion Command and the captain of the school’s cross country team. Eric and his fellow plebes […]

Freeway closed in Calabasas for bridge work



All lanes of the 101 Freeway in Calabasas will be closed on four consecutive nights starting at 12:01 a.m. Tues., May 2, Caltrans said. The full freeway closure is required for bridge construction at the US-101 interchange at Lost Hills Road in the City of Calabasas, west of the San Fernando Valley in Los Angeles County. The following schedule is […]

Local agent discusses counterterrorism role

‘We put a lot of energy into tracking known weapons’


In this uncertain world, in these dangerous times, it’s comforting to meet the experts who have your back. James Peaco, an FBI special agent with the rather formidable title of Weapons of Mass Destruction Coordinator, discussed his role in the fight against terrorism at an April 20 meeting of the Conejo/Las Virgenes Future Foundation. CLVFF is a think-tank organization tasked […]

For those who have ‘slipped the surly bonds of earth’

Hot Flashes

Last weekend, Mr. Fixit and I escaped the drudgery of dirt clods and leaky valves for a trip to Cinépolis to catch “Going in Style.” Those tickets decimated our movie budget for the next millennia and, if I do the math, it comes out to about a buck a laugh. If you know the cost of Cinépolis, you know I […]

HIGH SCHOOL HIGHLIGHTS



Agoura Chargers Fri., April 28: Spring musical/ main stage/7:30 p.m. Sat., April 29: Spring musical/ main stage/2 and 7:30 p.m. Hall of Fame/6 p.m. Tues., May 2: Dance meeting/ A1/6:30 p.m. Thurs., May 4: Spring dance concert/main stage/7 p.m. Oak Park Eagles Fri., April 28: Spring rally/ gym/11 a.m. ComedySportz/pavilion/7 p.m. Mon., May 1: AP tests through Thurs., May 11 […]

SHERIFF’S BLOTTER



Agoura Hills A vandal caused $2,000 in damage scratching the paint and puncturing the tires of a vehicle parked on Freetown Lane April 15. A bag containing tax documents was stolen from a car parked on Rista Drive April 14. The culprit shattered a window to get into the vehicle. A vandal caused $ 400 in damage to the cargo […]

Girls to compete in the annual ‘Brownilympics’



Girl Scouts of California’s Central Coast will celebrate their “Brownilympics” from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sat., May 6 in Thousand Oaks and Sat., May 20 in Simi Valley. Each spring, the Brownilympics offers sports activities to first-grade Daisies and second- and third-grade Brownie Scouts. The event, which is run by fathers, features a patch-design contest as well as auditions […]


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