2001-12-06

Three vehicles collide on 101 BRUCE LEHMANN/The Acorn



Three vehicles collide on 101 BRUCE LEHMANN/The Acorn ACCIDENT SNARLS TRAFFIC—The northbound 101 Freeway just west of the Reyes Adobe Road onramp was the site Monday morning of a three-vehicle mishap. This Volvo became disabled on the right shoulder and was struck by a Ford Crown Victoria, which was in turn broadsided by a Dodge Durango, according to CHP information […]

Gifts can make a difference in young lives A book, ‘Lighting the Way’ tells real life stories about children



Gifts can make a difference in young lives A book, ‘Lighting the Way’ tells real life stories about children This year, fewer people are getting so caught up in the frenzy of the holiday season that they forget to reflect on the true meaning of this magical season: to celebrate peace and compassion and to find joy in helping those […]

Lupin Hill opens new music room



Lupin Hill Elementary School, at 26210 Adamor Road in Calabasas, recently hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate completion of their music room. With the completion of the music room, Lupin Hill students now have rooms dedicated to their art, computer and music programs. The music room is part of extensive renovations currently underway at the school made possible by passage […]

Prayer vigil for peace scheduled



The Sisters of Notre Dame invite the public to a prayer vigil for peace from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Wed., Dec. 12, Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, at the Notre Dame Center, 1776 Hendrix Ave., Thousand Oaks. To pray for peace throughout the world, especially for protection from terrorist attacks, the Sisters will lead the Rosary every […]

Acorn Editorial Submission Policy



The Acorn welcomes your letters and comments. “Letters to the Editor” should be no longer than 300 words, although The Acorn reserves the right to make occasional exceptions to this policy. Hand-written letters are acceptable only if they are legible. Letters must contain the writer’s telephone number and address, for verification purposes only. Anonymous letters will not be accepted and […]

Agoura Village development would get bold new look

Acorn Staff Writer

Agoura Village development would get bold new look Consultants are back at work designing plans for the proposed Agoura Village development in Agoura Hills. The Agoura Village Specific Plan is a 4-year-old development blueprint that calls for a pedestrian-friendly shopping area with retail stores and restaurants along Agoura Road between Kanan and Cornell roads. The project went dormant until recently […]

Calabasas firm is purchasing American toy legend FAO Schwartz

Acorn Staff Writer

Calabasas-based Right Start Inc. (NASDAQ: RTST), a high-end retailer of children’s educational products, announced it will buy portions of retailing icon FAO Schwarz in a bid to become the nation’s leading purveyor of upscale toys, games, books and multimedia. Right Start will take over 22 of 40 FAO Schwarz stores—including the company’s famous Fifth Avenue store in New York City—Internet […]

Family Math Night a success



LOOK MOM! —Jared Cohen, 6, of Thousand Oaks, reacts with glee after winning a game of "Turn Over 10" during Family Math Night at Westlake Elementary School in Westlake Village on Monday. The object was to turn over cards that added up to 10.

Church services listed



St. Paul Lutheran Church holds worship services at 9 and 10:30 a.m. each Sunday at 30600 Thousand Oaks Blvd., Agoura Hills. Children’s church is also at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday Advent services are at 7 p.m. preceded by soup suppers at 6 p.m. Nursery care is provided at all services. Pastors Jim Henkell and Mark Schaefer will preach a series titled […]

Corridori says ‘Thank You’



I would like to thank the voters of Agoura Hills for choosing me to continue serving on our city council. A special thank you to all of the people who contributed, or volunteered their time or put a sign in their yard to help with my campaign. I am grateful for your support and humbled by the trust you have […]


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