2019-01-17

Calabasas denied Spirent annexation

Agoura Hills will try to claim the contested 43-acre site


A request by the City of Calabasas to annex a 43-acre parcel of land in Liberty Canyon from Los Angeles County was turned down last week, closing the door on the city’s hope for an additional $600,000 in yearly tax revenue. The property, which lies at the intersection of Agoura Road and Liberty Canyon Road outside the city limits, contains […]

The Eagle flies high at Troop 745

Six boys earn Scouting’s top rank

Boy Scout Troop 745 recognized six scouts for earning the rank of Eagle Scout at a Court of Honor ceremony Jan. 12 at St. Jude the Apostle Church in Westlake Village. The new Eagle Scouts are: Nick Rubi, Julian Giessinger, Jack Oswald, Patrick Szyman, Andrew Johnson and Evan Johnson. Nick, Jack, Patrick, Andrew and Evan attended St. Jude the Apostle […]

Take steps to help fire, shooting victims

PlyoJam Dance Fitness will host a benefit class from 4 to 6 p.m. Sun., Jan. 20 at Agoura High School, G Bldg., 28545 W. Driver Ave. All proceeds will be donated to the Las Virgenes Fire Relief for those affected by the wildfires and the Conejo Valley Victims Fund for victims of the Borderline Bar shooting. Founders of PlyoJam Dance […]

Rain keeps residents on edge

Back-to-back storms strike

The promise of several more days of steady rain and the threat flooding and mudslides prompted public safety officials to call for mandatory evacuations in certain Woolsey fire burn areas this week. Residents of 300 homes in Oak Park, Malibou Lake, Malibu and several other neighborhoods were told to leave their homes. A senior living facility in Newbury Park was […]

Meet the league members

Assistance League Conejo Valley will hold a special Meet and Greet and Thrift Shop Peek at 4:30 p.m. Wed., Jan. 30 and 9:30 a.m. Thurs., Jan. 31 at its Thrift Shop, 2853 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., Thousand Oaks. Refreshments will be served. Guests can meet some of the league members, learn about the philanthropic programs the league supports, see the […]

Resident named chief of staff

Physician is board certified

Dr. Brigeli Westerband, a resident of Westlake Village, has been elected chief of staff of Dignity Health-Glendale Memorial Hospital. Her two-year term started Jan. 1 Westerband’s duties include enforcing the medical staff bylaws, rules and regulations, and keeping staff up to date on changes at the nonprofit, acute-care hospital. Board certified in both emergency and internal medicine, Westerband ran a […]