2001-09-13

Where to help in response to the terrorist attacks



Where to help in response to the terrorist attacks Tuesday’s terrorist acts in New York, Washington, D.C. and Pennsylvania injured many victims and created a desperate need for blood. The American Red Cross is responding by collecting blood from donors nationwide and transporting it back east. Your help is needed. The Red Cross has extended its hours at Southern California […]

Creek cleanup scheduled for this Saturday



Cornell Preservation Organization, Heal the Bay and state Assemblywoman Fran Pavley’s office are hosting the Medea Creek Cleanup from 9 a.m. to noon, Sat., Sept. 15 at the intersection of Kanan and Cornell roads, Agoura. Families are invited to participate in helping to clean up the environment and explore little-known local waterways. Limited supplies and refreshments will be available on […]

Triunfo YMCA offers Babysitter’s Club



The Triunfo YMCA will offer the Babysitter’s Club program at 5:30 p.m. for six Wednesdays beginning with CPR on Sept. 19. The class is designed to better aid sixth to eighth graders in child-watching techniques. Classes will run 2 to 4 hours and provide more than 12 hours of professional training. Subsequent sessions will cover first aid, safety and emergencies, […]

After-school enrichment program to get underway



The cities of Agoura Hills and Westlake Village are accepting registration for the Lindero Canyon After-school Enrichment Program getting underway the week of Oct. 15. The program is open to youth ages 11 to 14 and features a variety of classes presented from 3:15 to 5:15 p.m., Mon. to Thurs. Classes will include computers, homework zone, basketball, cartooning, babysitter-in-training, junior […]

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WRAP THIS, PLEASE–Westlake’s Ryan Wiesehan makes certain this Buena Bulldog ball handler’s progress is stopped cold during the Warriors’ 43-19 victory last Friday night at Westlake.

Sermon topic: ‘Substance’



"Substance" is the subject of the Bible lesson-sermon at the 10 a.m. service on Sun., Sept. 16 at the Christian Science Church, 305 Conejo School Road, Thousand Oaks. The keynote text is from I Timothy 6:11. Sunday School for youth up to age 20 is also at 10 a.m. Testimony meetings are held at 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Childcare is provided […]

Consider the alternatives to Home Depot



Years ago the Agoura Hills City Council created a Redevelopment Agency to control, beautify and upgrade the freeway corridor. With this came additional powers to accomplish their goals. Since then, many quality development opportunities have passed by, opting for neighboring communities. Some very beautiful projects were lost, most without big boxes. Agoura Hills (needs) new revenue resources to pay for […]

Jewish community prepares for the High Holy Days MICHAEL COONS/The Acorn



Jewish community prepares for the High Holy Days MICHAEL COONS/The Acorn ROSH HASHANAH, YOM KIPPUR–Rabbi Moshe Bryski of Chabad of the Conejo, left, demonstrates the shofar. Above right, members of Temple Beth Haverim gather with three members who hold the Torah: Rabbi Gil Alchadeff, right, Nili Ziv, center, and Randy Friedman. High Holy Days start with Rosh Hashanah next Monday […]

HIKING––About 40 people gathered at Oak Canyon Community Park in Oak Park to support the La Leche League of Thousand Oaks and Agoura Hills on Saturday. La Leche League is support group for mothers who breastfeed their babies. For more information about th



HIKING––About 40 people gathered at Oak Canyon Community Park in Oak Park to support the La Leche League of Thousand Oaks and Agoura Hills on Saturday. La Leche League is support group for mothers who breastfeed their babies. For more information about the group, call Liz Pierce at (805) 493-2723. World walk for breastfeeding

Another sure sign of autumn MICHAEL COONS/The Acorn



Another sure sign of autumn MICHAEL COONS/The Acorn CHEERS––Kurt Sauter of Thousand Oaks, left, and Rich Maier of Moorpark make a toast at the Oktoberfest on Sunday in Newbury Park. The annual event was sponsored by Newbury Park Rotary Club and supported a variety of worthy causes.


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