Sherman gets more tax dollars for bicycle lanes on local streets

More good news is on the way for area bicycle enthusiasts. Agoura Hills, which recently added bicycle lanes to a 2.5-mile stretch of Agoura Road east of Kanan Road, received word that it now has the funds to make improvements west of Kanan Road. A $500,000 federal grant was announced Nov. 30 by the office of U.S. Rep. Brad Sherman […]

Conejo Valley GOP women win awards

The Conejo Valley Republican Women Federated (CVRWF) recently received commendations from the California Republican Women Federated. The local chapter was honored with three club membership awards: first place for number of new members, first place for highest total of members in club category, second place for largest increase in membership; and first place for highest number of voter registration at […]

Holiday Deadlines

The editions of the Acorn newspapers on Dec. 27 and Jan. 3 will require early deadlines for both real estate advertising and editorial items. For the issue of Dec. 27, space must be reserved by noon, Thurs., Dec. 20. And for the issue of Jan. 3, the advertising deadline is noon, Thurs., Dec. 27. Editorial items are also due on […]

Retired hockey star tries the links

WATCH OUT—Retired NHL standout Wayne Gretzky watches his shot at the first hole of the Pro-Celebrity tournament of the Williams World Challenge at Sherwood Country Club on Tuesday.

Comic actress to give one woman show

Comic actress Bea Arthur, best known for her popular roles in television’s "Maude" and "The Golden Girls," stars in a one-woman show, "…And Then There’s Bea," at 8 p.m. from Dec. 26 to 30, and also at 2 p.m. on Dec. 29 to 30, in the Kavli Theater at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza. She will be accompanied at […]

Oak Park could become a community service district

Acorn Staff Writer

The Oak Park Municipal Advisory Council is considering the formation of a community service district, a form of government that might give the MAC a greater measure of self control. The east Ventura County community has long dabbled with the idea of incorporation, but the cost to create and run a city is expensive and MAC officials are concerned the […]

Accepting toys

Westlake Village optometrist Dr. Steven Henteleff is hosting a Toys for Tots Drive this Christmas to help less fortunate children have a happy holiday. Toys may be dropped off between 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. through Dec. 21 at Henteleff’s office, 2867 Agoura Road, Westlake Village, in the Village Glen Shopping Center. Toys should be new and unwrapped. For more […]

Steps to reduce holiday stress

Steps to reduce holiday stress The holidays are a stressful time for many people, but if you have arthritis, holiday stress may be taking a greater toll on your body and mind. People with arthritis or related diseases, such as lupus or fibromyalgia, go through the same kinds of stressful periods as everyone else, but the effects of stress could […]

Holiday tennis camp at CLU

The Conejo Recreation & Park District Sports Office is accepting applications for the Total Tennis Academy Holiday Tennis Camp for ages 7 to 18 (coed) which will run from Dec. 26 through Jan. 5 on the campus of California Lutheran University, 60 W. Olsen Road, Thousand Oaks. Camp director is CLU assistant men’s tennis coach Scott Christie. The structured schedule […]

Concert to feature the work of Bach

The second in the series of Camerata Pacifica Baroque concerts—featuring music of the German master of the Baroque, Johann Sebastian Bach—will be staged at 8 p.m. on Sun., Dec. 16 in the Forum Theatre at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza. Joining Camerata’s musical director Corey Jamison at the harpsichord in the "All Bach Concert" will be soprano Catherine Webster, […]

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