2001-08-09

Republican women to register voters



Conejo Valley Republican Women, Federated will conduct voter registration from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Aug. 10 and 11 at the Ventura County Fair. Their booth will be located in the Commercial Building and voters may register or change address, name, party, etc. The voter registration chairwoman is Mary Tapie.

Therapeutic horsemanship helps kids

Acorn Staff Writer

A year ago it was nothing but a couple of abandoned barns surrounded by 14 over-run acres of Newbury Park land, but today the equestrian facility at Walnut Grove Park off Lynn Road has become home to a life-enhancing therapy program for disabled children. Conejo Recreation and Park District (CRPD) entered into partnership with nonprofit group Ride On to lease […]

Lightning goes 3-1 in Simi Tourney



The Agoura Lightning, a 9-year-old travel team from Agoura Pony Baseball, finished 3-1 in the 10 and under division of the Simi Invitational Tournament. Agoura was the only 9-year-old team to reach the semifinals and finished tied for third among the 13 teams entered in the tournament. The Lightning won their first game over the Simi "C" team by a […]

Televised city proceedings are high drama



I was sorry to read the unfortunate circumstances surrounding the resignation of Calabasas Mayor Janice Lee, but not sorry to read that it was broadcast live on local cable. In the same week, the Thousand Oaks City Planning Commission met regarding improving their wireless communications services. It, too, was broadcast live on local cable. I happened to be channel surfing […]

Agoura Hills takes steps to protect wildlife corridor

Acorn Staff Writer

Agoura Hills takes steps to protect wildlife corridor Powerful public agencies have spent many years and millions of dollars trying to ensure the Liberty Canyon wildlife corridor remains a safe haven for fauna trying to cross the 101 Freeway. But the final defender of this narrow stretch of land, currently a target for development, could be the city of Agoura […]


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