2001-09-27

Eagles are 3-0

Acorn Sports Writer

The Oak Park football team improved to 3-0 last Friday night, easily handling L.A. Baptist (1-1), 35-0, in a home game. After a blocked punt by senior defensive end Matt Koller late in the first quarter, Eagle running back Monte McNair, a senior, caught a touchdown pass of 24 yards from senior quarterback Brendon Anderson. Oak Park’s seniors dominated throughout […]

Vote for Corridori



We in Agoura Hills now have a dedicated, experienced and competent city council. I think we should keep it that way. The four sitting councilmem-bers and Mayor Ed Corridori don’t always agree with each other on city issues, but that leads to healthy review and argument. Ed Corridori has been an excellent mayor and councilmember and has encouraged these debates […]

United Way to set new campaign goal



The new fundraising goal for the United Way of Ventura County’s 2001/02 campaign will be unveiled from noon to 1:30 p.m. tomorrow Fri., Sept. 28 at the Orchid Building in Camarillo. Funds raised during the campaign will go to support the 52 Untied Way member agencies that provide 102 health and human services programs to county residents. Special guest speaker […]

Animated inflatables come to life



TubeWorks, Inc. of Agoura Hills, creator of award-winning SkyDancer animated inflatables, recently introduced "Superhero eXtreme" dancing inflatables. "An innovation in giant inflatables, Superheroes use all-new UniPort (patent pending) technology to supply energy to any event requiring color, visibility and exciting movement such as arm waving, dancing legs and acrobatic maneuvers," according to TubeWorks. Suggested uses include: entrance displays, promotional and […]

Conejo – Las Virgenes Sports Beat

Chargers battle
injuries as league season begins


Conejo – Las Virgenes Sports Beat by Wayne Harrison Chargers battle injuries as league season begins Conejo – Las Virgenes Sports Beat Chargers battle injuries as league season begins As the Marmonte League football season begins, Agoura is fighting injuries and the Chargers won’t be at full strength when they open up at home vs. Royal (2-1) tomorrow at 7 […]

Where’s the art in public places?



Where’s the art in public places? This letter is regarding the sculpture that Reed’s Furniture was required to provide. My understanding was this was part of the agreement that allowed them to build the two stores across from each other. There were a number of short articles in which they wanted to place a sculpture of a chair with people […]

Attorney running for LVUSD Board

Acorn Staff Writer

Calabasas lawyer Cindy Iser and her husband, Larry, fought hard against the new middle school on Mulholland Highway, a busy, sometimes dangerous road that led to parent concerns. Today, construction is underway on the 35-classroom facility, but Iser has no regrets about her struggle to pursue different sites where she thought the school might be cheaper and safer for children. […]

Local business picks up award



Promotional Concepts, a promotional marketing firm in Westlake Village, has been awarded the first place Gold Award in the 2001 GAMA (Graphic Arts Management Association) Self Promotion and Marketing Awards Competition held recently. The award for "general advertising/spot color" category was given to Promotional Concepts for their presentation folder that they sent out to acquaint businesses with the type of […]

Church opens skatepark with gala event



EYES ON THE ROAD––Teens and other young people flocked to Gateway Foursquare Church in Agoura Hills last weekend for the opening of a new skatepark. The International Church of the Foursquare Gospel has more than 2,000 congregations, including the one in Agoura Hills. Call (818) 889-4147 for more information about the church and hours of operation for the skatepark.

City must stop the makeshift used car lot



City must stop the makeshift used car lot I’ve noticed a disturbing trend, people parking their cars for sale on Kanan Road. Weekdays there are at least a dozen vehicles of all shapes and sizes parked close to the off-ramp, and on the weekends the numbers swell to two to three dozen. People slow down to gawk at the selection, […]