2001-08-16

Unity Church meets Sunday



"Soul Power from Seat of the Soul," will be the subject of Rev. Irma Oestmann’s message at the 10 a.m. service on Sun., Aug. 19 at Unity Center Church, 1414 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., Ste. 109, Thousand Oaks. Zach Spencer will provide piano music. Children’s church will begin at 10:10 a.m. Childcare is provided for tots. People of all faiths […]

Offers gratitude



During this past July, Oak Park (as well as neighboring communities of Agoura, Calabasas, Camarillo, Westlake, Thousand Oaks, Moorpark, Simi and Ventura) was host to over 190 foreign students from 12 different European and South American countries through EF Educational Homestay Programs. Not only did local families open their hearts and homes to these wonderful teens, [but] many of our […]

Train talk Historian for Walt Disney will visit Reagan Library -Page 17



Train talk Historian for Walt Disney will visit Reagan Library -Page 17

Local woman named Miss Yosemite Valley



Jaclyn Dyan Grossman, 23, a 1995 Agoura High School graduate and 15-year resident of Agoura Hills, was recently named Miss Yosemite Valley 2001. The Miss Yosemite Valley Pageant, an official preliminary to the Miss America Pageant, was a "by invitation only" pageant, the participants being the first and second runnersup from Miss America Preliminary Pageants in California. The competition consisted […]

Dance Auditions Will be Sept. 8 in T.O.



Dance Auditions Will be Sept. 8 in T.O. The Academy of Dance and School of Performing Arts will host performance company auditions on Sat., Sept. 8 at 3262 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., Ste. 260, Thousand Oaks. The audition schedule is as follows: for ages 5-8 (mini division), noon to 1 p.m.; ages 9 to 12 (junior division), 1 to 2 […]

Bank to sponsor school supply drive for needy kids



Bank to sponsor school supply drive for needy kids California Federal Bank’s Agoura Hills location is sponsoring a Back to School Supply Drive through Sept. 7. They’re asking the community to donate school supplies that will be distributed to children at Sumac Elementary School in Agoura Hills. The needs include: pencils, pens, colored pencils, crayons, paper, folders, binders; art supplies […]

In memory of Leo Evans



Leo M. Evans, 88, died Aug. 2 after a battle with cancer. Born May 30, 1913 in Brantford, Ontario, he was a former furniture retailer, educator and lecturer. He’s survived by his wife Joyce, children and grandchildren: Stuart Evans, Bradley and Jennifer; Judy and Harris Steinberg, Brian and Jason; Lori and Gray Becker and Carly. A memorial service is planned […]

A leader Oak Park High School junior has the right stuff -Page 22



A leader Oak Park High School junior has the right stuff -Page 22

Local Boy Scouts attend National Jamboree

Special to The Acorn

Scouts Darren Gunn, Scott Gunn, Travis Meggini, Brad Parker, Joe Stralka, Ben Stralka and Brandon Leafman from Agoura took a three-week trip and toured historical sites in Boston, New York City, Philadelphia, Valley Forge, Gettysburg and Williamsburg. The high point of the trip was the 10 days spent at the 2001 National Scout Jamboree. The Jamboree was held at Fort […]

Popular Golf Shop in Thousand Oaks Opens Simi Valley Store



Popular Golf Shop in Thousand Oaks Opens Simi Valley Store . In 1965, Roger Dunn was among the first professional golfers to establish an off-course golf specialty retail store and commit himself to better serving golfers’ needs by stocking a wider variety of golf equipment and accessories than was typically found in an on-course pro shop. Roger Dunn Golf Shops […]


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