Summer in Agoura Hills

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Early summer, before every day stretches into an endless parade of searing hot sun-scorched misery. The first concerts in the park, the ice cream truck, the trips to the beach. The feeling that school doesn’t start again for a long, long time. We adults know the truth, that school starts again in just a handful of weeks, but even though the kids are getting older, we shield them from it. How many more years will summer mean a break for them? For now, let them feel the freedom. Let them play.

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Kowalski for School Board in LVUSD

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I have worked hard to support Las Virgenes Unified School District as a parent, a volunteer, and an employee. That’s why I support Kiyomi Kowalski for School Board. Kiyomi Kowalski and her two sons Our family moved to Agoura Hills in 2010, intent on enrolling our older son, who was about to enter Kindergarten, at […]

Drink Recipe: Volcano Screwdriver with Mongibello Blood Orange Juice

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What! A blog post? Yes, I do still blog from time to time. In fact, I have a backlog of posts just waiting for me to finish and publish. It’s just that, well, life gets in the way sometimes, okay a lot of times. But never fear – I have come upon a chunk of […]

The Dime Picnic: a Wine, Beer, and Food Festival

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The Dime Picnic The people who brought the SIPurbia Wine and Beer Festival to Paramount Ranch are back with a new plan: a “daycation,” if you will. The Dime Picnic, with tastings of local wines, beers, spirits, and food, will be held at a private estate in Hidden Valley on October 14. But this time, there are only […]