Sheriff’s Blotter

Agoura Hills A $3,000 bicycle was stolen between 8:30 and 8:35 p.m. April 12 from outside a business on Thousand Oaks Boulevard. The bike was locked up but the thief cut the lock. A thief broke into a truck parked outside Vons on Kanan Road on April 9 and stole a dolly, radio, safety box and a hook worth $400. […]

Platt Library opera talk and reading

The Friends of Platt Library will host the following free activities at 23600 Victory Blvd., Woodland Hills. L.A. Opera talk at 6:15 p.m. Tues., May 8 featuring a representative of the opera company, who will discuss the upcoming performances of Giuseppe Verdi’s “Rigoletto.” The company says the play is more than a cornerstone of the opera repertoire; it’s also one […]

Today’s demographics have created shift in real estate market

COMMENTARY /// Issues and solutions

Years ago, when the local communities were in the planning stages, the demographics were very different from what they are today. Most potential buyers were young families who found an abundance of new housing that their incomes could support. Now they are seniors, and many cannot afford to sell their homes because of the tax structure. Today’s young families cannot […]

Local is a winner of Lennon song writing contest

Alexandria Paris Williams, a young musician who lives in Cornell in rural Agoura, won a grand prize in the John Lennon Songwriting Contest with her song, “No Place Like Home” in the children’s category. She advances to the next stage of the competition. Alexandria wrote the song last year when she was 11, together with her mother, Nitanee. The girl […]

2018-04-26 E-Edition

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Helping out

The City of Agoura Hills will run its fifth annual Community Service Days event from 9 a.m. to noon Sat., May 5 at Chumash Park, 5550 Medea Valley Drive. The event brings citizens and groups together with their neighbors in various community improvement projects. Volunteers will be involved in projects from planting, trash pick-up, painting railings in parts of Old […]

Scandinavian fest a Nordic-style celebration

Century 21 sales associate in top 1 percent

Century 21 LLC has recognized sales associate Christy Rueckert with the Double Centurion Producer Award for outstanding sales production in 2017. The award is given to sales associates who are among the top 1 percent of real estate professionals nationwide. Rueckert is the 2017 top volume agent for the Camarillo office of Century 21 Troop Real Estate. She has received […]

Community fest offers line dancing lessons

Put on your boots and fanciest cowboy hat and head over to Conejo Valley Days’ Golden Horseshoe stage for county music and line dancing Fri., May 11 at Conejo Creek Park South, 1300 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Professionals and beginners can learn line dancing under the guidance of instructor Kristal Lynn Konzen. Lessons are at 5:30 and 7:30 p.m. […]

Give Mom her moment in the sun

Even the simplest show of appreciation can make a mother’s heart melt. Besides words of gratitude, the best gift a child can give a mother is time spent together: a conversation, a shared meal, a walk along the shoreline, a visit to the museum or a bike ride to the park. While women travel many different paths to become parents, […]

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