New pump station to help Oak Park

When Oak Park residents turn on their home faucets, the water flows from a pumping station in the Santa Susana Pass and through a single pipeline constructed in the 1960s. The pipeline was built by the Calleguas Water District, which supplies water to thousands of homes in Oak Park, Simi Valley and Thousand Oaks, among other areas. Representatives from the […]

At the Library

The Agoura Hills Library at 29901 Ladyface Court will present these free programs in February. For more information, call the library at (818) 889-2278. Music ‘n’ Motion at 9:30 a.m. Fri., Feb. 2. For babies and toddlers. Conducted by Linnea Richards. Practice ACT and SAT exams at 9 a.m. Sat., Feb. 3. For teens ages 14 to 18. Toddler/Preschool Story […]

High School Highlights

Agoura Chargers Fri., Feb. 2: ComedySportz/ black box/6 p.m. Mon., Feb. 5: Dance team meeting/ faculty dining room/6 p.m. Wed., Feb. 7: Life After High School/A1/3 p.m. Calabasas Coyotes Fri., Feb. 2: Black History Month trivia/lower quad/lunch Staff luncheon/multipurpose room/12:12 p.m. Sat., Feb. 3: Academic decathlon/ Pacifica High School Regional dance competition/ Thousand Oaks High School Sun., Feb. 4: Regional […]

Sheriff’s Blotter

Agoura Hills A thief stole two bags out of a car parked in a garage on Grey Rock Road on Jan. 21. The bags contained $100 in gift cards as well as credit cards and a health insurance card. One of the cards was later used at a Thousand Oaks gas station for a $54 purchase. The night of Jan. […]


THURS., FEB. 1 Goebel Stamp Club 6:30 p.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Preview for huge stamp auction. Contact: Jeff Goldstein. Phone: 805. 358.6162. Friendly Book Discussion 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Grant Brimhall Library, 1401 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Discussion of“The Road to Character” by David Brooks. Guests welcome. Business/Professional Women Of […]

Louisville school names new president

Sister is LHS alumna

The Louisville High School board of directors, with the approval of the member board of the Sisters of St. Louis, recently appointed Sister Donna Hansen as president of the school. Hansen attended Louisville High School and joined the order of the Sisters of St. Louis after her graduation. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in mathematics, a lifetime teaching credential, […]

Calabasas charged up about EV stations

Electric vehicle owners in the Calabasas area will soon have more places to charge their cars. At its Jan. 24 meeting, the Calabasas City Council voted in support of a plan to install three new electric vehicle charging stations at De Anza Park, the Calabasas Tennis and Swim Center and on Calabasas Road near The Commons. Each station allows for […]

Zoo animals hit the road in musical

Young Artists Ensemble will present “Dreamworks’ Madagascar: A Musical Adventure Jr.” from Feb. 2 through 25 at the Hillcrest Center for the Arts, 403 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Performances are 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Shows with the addition of actors with special needs with YAE youths will be presented Feb. 23 through […]

The sound of CHS music

The Calabasas High School music program will host its annual online auction through Sun., Feb. 4. Auction items include four tickets to a live taping of “The Voice,” four hours of professional recording studio time, four VIP seats to “Conan,” a four-person VIP tour of Paramount Studios, a Palm Springs timeshare and a numbered “La La Land” piece of artwork […]

The ever-evolving 101 Freeway

The origin of the 101 Freeway stretches deep into California’s history, tracing a north-south line through the state that follows a path set by Spanish missionaries who traveled these parts long before the bear rode the flag and America was still rolling westward. Over time, the course of the now 1,500-mile-long roadway—dubbed El Camino Real (the King’s Road)—underwent many twists […]