March 2, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Health & Wellness

Special ed advocacy course offered

Rene Folse, an attorney and licensed child psychologist, will present a More...

Fundraiser will benefit Childrens Hospital

The Centennial Guild is a local support group of Childrens Hospital of Los Angeles, comprised of more than 70 volunteers from Malibu, Calabasas and the Conejo Valley. They conduct fundraising activities for the benefit of the hospital More...

Therapeutic Dance coming soon to Fiore Teen Center

The Thousand Oaks Youth Commission is organizing the 16th annual city of Thousand Oaks Therapeutic Dance for disabled Ventura County youth ages 13 and older. The dance will be from 7 to 10 p.m. More...

Calendar

THURS., MARCH 2 Hear Mozart Magic More...

Schools

Elks donate dictionaries

At the recent Grand Lodge Elks convention in Reno, Nev., each Elks lodge adopted the Dictionary Project More...

Update on college kids

Brianne Furino of Thousand Oaks graduated from Abilene Christian University in Abilene, Texas, with a bachelor More...

Parents of TOHS cheer team prospects will meet

Thousand Oaks High School has scheduled a mandatory meeting for the parents of boys and girls who want to try out for cheerleading positions. More...

Pets

a declawed female tabbyand tortoise-colored shorthair cat, needs a home. Miss Pretty can be adopted from the Agoura Animal Shelter at 29525 Agoura Road. To take Miss Pretty home, ask about identification No. 3404400. More...

Police

Newbury Park Police arrested three suspects for drug intoxication, possession of drugs and possession of drug paraphernalia at 9:15 a.m. Feb. 15 in the 500 block of Avenida del Platino. More...

Faith

Documentary to explore truth behind Nazi’s Terezin

The Jewish Genealogical Society of the Conejo Valley and Ventura County (JGSCV), will host a general meeting cosponsored with Temple Adat Elohim from 2 to 4 p.m. Sun., March 5 at the temple, 2420 E. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. More...

Called to the Torah

The following youth will be called to the Torah this month at Temple Etz Chaim, 1080 Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Rabbi Richard Spiegel and Cantor Pablo Duek will officiate. More...

Letters

Tree lover had it all wrong

I appreciate Mr. Joe Krause More...

Please preserve Mount Clef Ridge

For the second year in a row, I have asked the city council to spare Mount Clef Ridge the same fate that so many other places in America have succumbed to. More...

Columns

Grandpa More...

Grief, Bereavement and Mourning Q: I am recently widowed. My family and friends use the words grief, bereavement and mourning. Help me understand what these words mean. Do they all mean the same thing? More...

Real Estate

This Home Has Been Remodeled And Upgraded From Top To Bottom

This 4-bedroom and 2.5-bathroom home with nearly 2,500 square feet has been remodeled and upgraded from tip to bottom. More...

Zane Widdes

Consistent top producing sales associate at Paramount Rodeo Realty More...

Located On An EstateSized Lot

Warmth and charm abound in this gorgeous Bellagio estate located on an estatesize lot in a prestigious Calabasas guard-gated community. More...

Revised plan for The Oaks coming soon

The delay of plans to renew The Oaks mall in Thousand Oaks is over. More...

School district to use new student information system

When teachers and administrators in Conejo Valley Unified School District return to school next fall, they More...

Group asks council to save Mount Clef Ridge in honor of Ed Masry

Members of a local open space advocacy group asked the Thousand Oaks City Council during its meeting last week to dedicate the Mount Clef Ridge open space area in memory of former Councilmember Ed Masry, who passed away in December. More...

Community

No change for local police phone numbers

The telephone number for the Ventura County Sheriff More...

Open classrooms: Another alternative in education

Part II of two parts With increasing competition from charter schools, homeschooling organizations and other options available to parents, public schools are offering creative alternatives to traditional classrooms. More...

Compromise reached on street name dispute

The Thousand Oaks City Council gave its blessing last week to a proposed resolution to the West Kelley/Kelly Road dilemma. More...

On the Town

Oscar Night to benefit CVD grand marshal bid

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Production continues at TOHS

TICKETS AVAILABLE More...

The Academy Awards Is 2005 destined to be the year of the cowpoke? The definitive front-runner for this year More...

Sports

Thousand Oaks’ magical ride heads to Anaheim

Lancers to play Ventura Saturday in CIF Division IA title game

The Thousand Oaks boys More...

OCHS girls’ basketball squad looks to hang another CIF banner

Oaks Christian to face No. 1-seed Marlborough at The Pyramid

Senior guard Danielle Chupp had tears in her eyes. Head coach Don McMaster revealed a look of relief. And most of the remaining players on the Oaks Christian girls More...

Loyola eliminates Westlake in semifinals

JANN HENDRY/Acorn Newspapers SEASON More...

Family

‘Winter’ in Southern California

BILL SPARKES/Acorn Newspapers RESTFUL MOMENT More...

Jewish children’s club to celebrate Purim

Kids Corps is a Jewish club for children ages 5 to 11 sponsored by Chabad of the Conejo. More...

Lupus group to host Family Night

The Conejo Valley Lupus Support Group will host a Family Night program at the 6 p.m. meeting on Tues., March 7 at One Baxter Way, Westlake Village. More...

Editorials

It will take more than words to save Mount Clef Ridge

If the Mount Clef Ridge can be acquired by government agencies and preserved as open space, it would be appropriate to name the property after former City Councilman Ed Masry, a strong advocate of protecting undeveloped properti More...

Good news, bad news for English learners in California Guest opinion

The latest test scores for California More...

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