Cancer survivor makes the cut by donating hair to Locks of Love

Acorn Staff Writer

A cancer survivor who lost 40 percent of her right lung grew her hair for more than two years and had it cut off recently to donate to less fortunate cancer victims. Susan Lee of Thousand Oaks was diagnosed two years ago with lung cancer during a routine examination. "I was just in for a checkup," Lee said. "But they […]

Woodcrest Preschool to host concert

Woodcrest Preschool will host children’s entertainer/recording artist Dan Crow in their first family concert at 7 p.m. on Fri., Nov. 9 at the school, 107 Teardrop Court, Newbury Park. Crow is the star of the Emmy Award-winning "Just for Fun," and is a three-time Gold Parents’ Choice winner seen regularly on Nickelodeon and The Learning Channel. He has composed more […]

Methodist services planned

Pastor Rob Calderhead will speak at the 9 and 10:30 a.m. worship services on Nov. 4 at United Methodist Church, 1049 Westlake Blvd., Westlake Village. Stephen Hansted Meadors, associate pastor, will speak at the casual 8 a.m. service. The Praise Singers lead music at 9 a.m., the Chancel Choir, Melody Makers and Karenjo Crump, soprano, will sing at 10:30 a.m. […]

City council challenger also wants your vote

City council challenger also wants your vote I am writing this brief letter in order to thank John Loesing and The Acorn for publishing my candidate profile in the Oct. 25 edition of the paper. I would like to take this opportunity to clarify one small part of the article if I may. The article states, "He proposes a land […]

Scaffolding ugly in Westlake/T.O.

Scaffolding ugly in Westlake/T.O. Scaffolding ugly in Westlake/T.O. For a long time now I’ve been wondering about those street lamps in the Coco’s shopping center and the scaffolding that is taped around each one of them. Doesn’t anyone else find them an eyesore that should be repaired so that we don’t have to look at yellow tape around each lamppost? […]

‘Santa Comes to Agoura’ fast approaching

The "Santa Comes to Agoura" program is scheduled for Sat., Dec. 1 at the Do-It Center on Roadside Drive, Agoura Hills. This is the 22nd year the program will be reaching out to help local neighbors in need. Any local businesses interested in joining in as a drop-off spot for non-perishable foods may call Patti Jo Wolfson at (818) 889-8338 […]

Runners compete in Great Pumpkin Race MICHAEL COONS/The Acorn

Runners compete in Great Pumpkin Race MICHAEL COONS/The Acorn STARTING BLOCK—Runners in the 5K race leave the starting line Sunday morning in the 23rd annual Thousand Oaks-Westlake Village Regional Chamber of Commerce’sGreat Pumpkin Race in Westlake Village. It was at the Hyatt Westlake and was co-sponsored by Blue Cross.

State superintendent visits LCMS MICHAEL COONS/The Acorn

State superintendent visits LCMS MICHAEL COONS/The Acorn SPECIAL GUEST—State Superintendent Delaine Eastin listens to the Lindero Canyon Middle School (LCMS) Fiddlers Philharmonic during her visit to LCMS last Monday.

‘Everlasting Punishment’ is topic

"Everlasting Punishment" is the subject of the Bible lesson-sermon at the 10 a.m. service on Sun., Nov. 4 at the Christian Science Church, 305 Conejo School Road, Thousand Oaks. Sunday School for youth up to age 20 is also at 10 a.m. Testimony meetings are at 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Childcare is provided both days. For more information, please call (805) […]

Likes Corridori, Reinhardt, Wachs

Likes Corridori, Reinhardt, Wachs Another election, another group of candidates. The forums are over and it’s now time to start making up our minds to choose the people who are best qualified to lead our city. I have found it almost too easy to pick the candidates that I believe are the best for Agoura Hills: Ed Corridori, Jeff Reinhardt […]

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