Creek busters clean up Las Virgenes

Stream restoration almost complete

As Los Angeles County underwent development through the years, many of its creeks and streams were turned into concrete-filled channels that could better accommodate the winter flooding that sometimes occurs. But slowly, over time, the concrete deteriorated, broke apart and turned some of the area’s most scenic waterways into a jumbled concrete mess that were not only an eyesore but […]

City turns attention to Topanga gateway

With the bold new Lost Hills 101 Freeway overpass in Calabasas now completed, officials will continue their push to make sure travelers who enter the city from any direction know exactly where they are. Only one entrance point into the city limits remains without a welcome-to-Calabasas monument sign—at Old Topanga Canyon. There, the city is building raised medians on Valmar […]

Weekend schedule

Calabasas at Westlake Friday, 7 p.m. St. Genevieve at Agoura Friday, 7 p.m. Thousand Oaks at Moorpark Friday, 7 p.m. St. Bonaventure at Newbury Park Friday, 7 p.m.

Young actors get their ducks in a row

Hillcrest Players in association with Young Artists Ensemble will present “Duckfest: An Ostracized Ostrich’s Tale of Redemption” at the Hillcrest Center for the Arts, 403 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Performances are at 1 and 3 p.m. Sat., Oct. 13 and 20. The play is the latest work by published playwright Victoria Sayeg, based on a story by Sayeg and […]

High School Highlights

Agoura Chargers Fri., Sept. 28: Homecoming pep rally/gym/10:05 a.m. Sat., Sept. 29: Homecoming dance/gym/7 to 11 p.m. Thurs., Sept. 4: Club rush/main quad/10:15 to 10:45 a.m. Calabasas Coyotes Fri., Sept. 28: Karaoke night/ multipurpose room Sat. and Sun., Sept. 29 and 30: Practice ACT boot camp/8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Mon., Oct. 1: Dance team parent meeting/library/6:30 p.m. Wed., Sept. […]

On stage, Mayor Gaines talks up Calabasas

Tells audience to embrace ‘growth and change’

Mayor Fred Gaines said that if better days are still to come in Calabasas, the city will need to change with the times. Delivering his Sept. 20 State of the City address at the Calabasas Civic Center, Gaines praised the city’s accomplishments of the past year, particularly the completion of the Lost Hills freeway overpass. “There’s no room for looking […]


Raise a glass for Conejo Uncorked

Venture into wine country right here in the Conejo Valley. The Conejo Valley Kiwanis will present the third annual Conejo Uncorked from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Fri., Nov. 2 at Los Robles Gardens, 299 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. The fundraiser for adults 21 and over is the club’s major event of the year. Conejo Uncorked will have premium wine […]

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Oak Park teen charged in T.O. burglary rampage

Two 18-year-olds accused of crimes

Two Conejo Valley residents are accused of going on a late-night crime spree in Newbury Park. Cody Marshak of Oak Park and Kailey Brown of Thousand Oaks, both 18, were arrested this week on suspicion of burglary and theft following an investigation by the Thousand Oaks Police Department. Police say the pair burglarized the Smoke Store, Tobacco Royale and Julie’s […]

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