Oak Park schools hailed as ‘distinguished’

Oak Park High School and Medea Creek Middle School were recently named as 2019 California Distinguished Schools, applauded for making gains in the area of academics and performance standards. The 162 schools across the state that won the award were recognized for achieving exceptional student performance for two consecutive years, or for closing the achievement gap during the previous two […]

Shapiro named SCAG rep

Calabasas Mayor David Shapiro has been elected as the Southern California Association of Governments, Regional Council District 44 representative. SCAG is the nation’s largest metropolitan planning organization, representing six counties, 191 cities and more than 19 million residents. SCAG undertakes a variety of planning and policy initiatives to encourage a more sustainable Southern California. “I am honored to have been […]


Westlake library program on stopping bullying A program on Bullying Prevention for kids ages 5 to 17 and their caregivers will take place from 1 to 3 p.m. Sat., April 20 at Westlake Village Library, 31220 Oak Crest Drive. Attendees can learn about bullying and the tools to prevent it. The workshop will be presented by GET SAFE, an organization […]

Chili and cars, a perfect weekend

Are your taste buds ready? The 43rd annual Thousand Oaks Chili Cook-Off and Craft Brew Festival will be from noon to 5 p.m. Sun., May 5 at Conejo Creek Park North, 1379 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. VIP ticket entry is 11 a.m. The all-day, family-friendly event will feature over 40 chili tasting booths. Free unlimited chili tasting is included […]

Program on ocean pollution

Las Virgenes Unified School District will present a free screening of the documentary “A Plastic Ocean” at 6 p.m. Wed., April 24 at Agoura High School, 28545 Driver Ave. The film poses that in the near future there will be more plastic in the ocean than fish. The documentary discusses where the plastic waste goes and what can be done […]

Calabasas dentist says he’s clean

A Boston federal court accepted a not guilty plea Monday from Calabasas resident Homayoun Zadeh for his role in the college admissions scandal. An associate professor of dentistry at USC who also practices in Ventura, Zadeh was charged with conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud and honest services mail and wire fraud, as well as conspiracy to commit money […]

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