2001-08-16

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 […]

Vikings’ Stringer joins another well-liked athlete who died young

Acorn Sports Writer

"I was more frightened than pleased, but as I traveled north I made up my mind that when I took the field in a Cleveland uniform I would forget that I was Joe Sewell and imagine I was (Ray) Chapman, fighting to bring honor and glory to Cleveland." – Indian shortstop Joe Sewell, 1920 One of the things that made […]

James Howard, Agoura Hills resident, is remembered



James Edward Howard, 80, died Aug. 3 at Los Robles Medical Center, Thousand Oaks. He’s survived by his wife of 40-plus years, Margie; daughters Susan, Leslie Ann and Veronica Lynn; sons James Lee and John-Michael; and numerous grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his son Robert in May 1999. A family gathering was planned for Howard’s home in Agoura […]


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