2001-02-01

Truly a ‘Waterfront Beauty’



Truly a ‘Waterfront Beauty’ This waterfront beauty in Agoura has been listed for sale through Dilbeck Realtors GMAC Real Estate for $315,000. This 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath home on a cul-de-sac features updated kitchen cabinets and appliances, granite counters, and tasteful tile in the entry and baths. Additional features include neutral carpet and walls, closet organizers, replaced garage door, and […]

Cop says drug abuse among teens would drop if parents were more involved

Acorn Staff Writer

Cop says drug abuse among teens would drop if parents were more involved Being nosey in your child’s life isn’t bad and good parenting could keep your children off drugs, according to Dep. David Bates of the Lost Hills Sheriff’s Station. Bates, a full-time drug awareness teacher in Las Virgenes Unified School District as part of the sheriff’s STAR program […]

Adult school classes seek to fulfill creative tendencies



Conejo Valley Adult School (CVAS) offers a variety of courses that will fulfill anyone’s creative tendencies. Among the upcoming classes are: Sat., Feb. 10 from 9 a.m. to noon: "Embossed and Special Stationery" will teach students how to use their imaginations to create beautiful works of art that can serve as cards and stationery. Held in room 4, the cost […]

GOP celebrates Reagan birthday



Former President Ronald Reagan’s 90th birthday will be celebrated on Tues., Feb. 6 by the Conejo Valley Chapter of the California Republican Assembly with Lt. Col. Chaunchy F. McKearn (Ret.) as guest speaker. The observance will begin at 7 p.m. in Palm Court II of the Clarion Palm Garden Hotel, 495 N. Ventu Park Road in Newbury Park. The donation […]

Shriners offer free children’s screenings



Shriners hospitals help children of needy families with orthopedic or burn problems. They provide no-cost screening clinics to identify children under age 18 who can benefit from these services. All care provided at Shriners Hospitals is free of charge. For more information, please call Elizabeth DeFilippo at (213) 368-3376.

Oak Park’s Cindy Verity: An athlete for all seasons

Acorn Sports Writer

Cindy Verity is from the old school regarding the way she’s approached high school sports for the Oak Park Eagles. In a day and age when more and more student-athletes concentrate on only one sport, hoping to earn a college scholarship in that chosen sport, Verity has chosen to maximize her high school career. She’s earned three letters in volleyball […]

There Goes the Neighborhood!

Feng Shui

There Goes the Neighborhood! I have bad feng shui. I just found out yesterday, when a friend visited my home. He acted like he had never entered a house through the bathroom before. Over the course of the afternoon, I learned about the laws of feng shui, which monitor every aspect of existence. It was like having another more neurotic […]

Live In the Comfort of Knowing That Your Family is Safe Behind the Gates that Protect This Camarillo Home



Live In the Comfort of Knowing That Your Family is Safe Behind the Gates that Protect This Camarillo Home This brand new view home in Camarillo features 4 bedrooms and 4.5 baths, a gourmet kitchen with granite counters and master suite equipped with a jetted tub. In a private gated community with fantastic views, the property is within walking distance […]

Ventura County won’t file criminal charges against teens blamed for 600-acre blaze

Acorn Staff Writer

Ventura County will attempt to recover $250,000 from the families of four teens who were charged with starting a 600-acre brush fire last Dec. 26, but have dropped all criminal charges against the three juveniles and one 18 year old in connection with starting the fire. The blaze ignited near Lindero Canyon Road and spread across 600 acres of land. […]

Neighbors Oak Park Theater Committee wants help from a bond issue

Acorn Staff Writer

Neighbors Oak Park Theater Committee wants help from a bond issue Last Thursday, Paul Luttrell, Chairman of the Oak Park Theater Building Committee met with Martin Klauss, assistant superintendent of business and administrative services in Oak Park Unified School District about attaining more support for the theater Oak Park wants to build. It’s proposed to cost $5.5 million. When Oak […]


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