February 9, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Thousand Oaks has a new fire chief

Thousand Oaks has a new fire chief. After serving the city for 5 More...

Health & Wellness

Hearing-impaired group to meet on Valentine’s Day in Simi Valley

The Hard of Hearing group will meet at 2 p.m. Tues., Feb. 14 in the Simi Valley Senior Center, 3900 Avenida Simi, Simi Valley. More...

Church library has Braille materials

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church has recently opened its Braille library. The church is at 1 W. Avenida de Los Arboles, Thousand Oaks. Call (805) 492-1234 for more information. More...

RSVP for heart health program

In recognition of heart disease as the No. 1 killer of women, and in affiliation with the American Heart Association, the Thousand Oaks Republican Women Federated will present a More...

Calendar

THURS., FEB. 9 RSVP for Club Lunch RSVP is due by today to attend the Westlake Women More...

Schools

Day school to honor teachers

St. Patrick More...

TOHS dance teawins awards

The Thousand Oaks High School dance team began its 2006 competition season at the recent Esperanza Dance Showcase, earning several awards. More...

Pets

JANN HENDRY/Acorn Newspapers PERCHED AND PRETTY More...

Police

Newbury Park Police arrested a motorist for possession of an open container of alcohol in a vehicle at 9:45 p.m. Jan. 26 on Gerald Drive at Dena Drive. More...

Faith

Church to host benefit for Many Mansions

Unity Center Church will present its signature fundraiser, MusicFest II, at 6:30 p.m. Fri., Feb. 10 at Goebel Senior Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. The theme is More...

Nun to receive La Reina Alumna Award

Sister M. Anncarla Costello of the Sisters of Notre Dame will receive the La Reina High School Distinguished Alumna Award at a school honor assembly on Fri., Feb. 10. More...

Methodist Church to honor Scouts

Scouts will be recognized during the 8, 9 and 10:30 a.m. worship services Sun., Feb. 12 at the United Methodist Church of Westlake Village, 1049 Westlake Blvd., Westlake Village. More...

Letters

Law enforcement: Do we have too much of a good thing?

As a citizen of Oak Park, I want to thank East County Station of the Ventura County and Lost Hills Station of the L.A. County sheriff More...

Calls for change on the city council

With elections on the horizon and changing of the guard on our council, the news media allows reviews of our politicians More...

The Lakes should use valet parking exclusively

My wife and I went to The Lakes shopping center for dinner the other night. After driving around the self-parking lot for several minutes and finding no parking spots, we decided to valet park. More...

Heads up for high school wrestling

BILL SPARKES/Acorn Newspapers COMPETING IN THE CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH More...

Mistrial stuns local family whose daughter was killed in traffic collision

The two-week trial of Agoura Hills resident Diana Shakhov ended in a deadlocked jury last week, stunning the family of 17year-old Nicole Johnson, who was killed in an automobile accident that was blamed on Shakhov More...

Construction industry says housing crisis has hit California

The California Building Industry Association (CBIA) continues to express alarm over what it calls an ongoing housing crisis in Southern California. More...

Community

City council again reviews its goals

Part I of two parts Affordable housing, Lynn Road traffic improvement and the new California Lutheran University swimming pool are among 11 goals identified by the Thousand Oaks City Council as top priorities for the city this year. More...

ArtWalk applications available

Artists, food concessionaires, musicians and volunteers interested in participating in ArtWalk More...

City launches wellness program for employees

In January, the city of Thousand Oaks Human Resources Department launched its new employee wellness program, developed to maximize the health of city employees by promoting physical activity, nutrition, stress management and improved quality More...

On the Town

Exhibit to showcase Jewish artist

Chabad of the Conejo will host an art exhibit showcasing the work of Jewish artist Michoel Muchnik at 7 p.m. Sun., Feb. 12 at 30345 Canwood St., Agoura Hills. Admission is free. Light refreshments will be served. More...

One-woman show coming to T.O.

Rita Andriello will bring her one-woman show, More...

Writers’ Club to host romance novelist

In line with hosting a meeting on Valentine More...

Sports

Westlake boys’ soccer team eyes back-to-back league titles

Showdown vs. Royal set for Friday

The race for the Marmonte League boys More...

California Stars capture President’s Cup

LOCAL SOCCER CHAMPS More...

Local grapplers shine at Marmonte League championships

Pair of Westlake wrestlers win individual titles

Moorpark More...

Family

Children will have fun at The Lakes

The Lakes shopping center invites children ages 10 and under to their Lakes Kids More...

Kids’ garden open on Sundays

The Kids More...

Storyteller to share tales of love

Storyteller Jim Woodard will share several stories of love, motivation and intrigue at 2:30 p.m. this Valentine More...

Columns

The location: Crosswalks The problem: Some motorists seem to disobey or not know the general pedestrian right-ofway and crosswalk rules of the road. One reader said that she More...

Real Estate

Aviara Real Estate Celebrates Its One Year Anniversary And Is Poised For Continued Growth

Aviara Real Estate, one of the Conejo Valley More...

Mei Huan

Mei Huang of Coldwell Banker More...

Steve Young

Chuck Leko, broker/ owner of Century 21 Adobe Realty, announced that Steve Young recently earned the Century 21 System More...