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By Jeffrey Wayne Maulhardt

The amorphous Conejo Valley this present day encompasses the southeastern section of Ventura County in and round Thousand Oaks, together with Newbury Park and Lake Sherwood, close to the place the I-101 exits la County at Westlake Village on its method west and north. Human heritage within the Conejo Valley dates again to the looking and collecting days of the Chumash local americans. the quick Spanish and Mexican sessions extra a couple of adobe structures, erected for respites taken via vaqueros and later livestock rustlers on those rolling grasslands north of the coastal Santa Monica Mountains. within the nineteenth century, a grand resort used to be built, and a degree direction was once verified. Grain farmers attempted to tame the thirsty hills of the Conejo Valley prior to the arriving of scenic neighborhoods and shops after international conflict II.

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