2002-04-04

Funny females to be featured in upcoming show ‘Tickling Adam’s Rib’ starts this weekend, Flash Rosenberg to be host



Funny females to be featured in upcoming show ‘Tickling Adam’s Rib’ starts this weekend, Flash Rosenberg to be host Flash Rosenberg will host "Tickling Adam’s Rib," a show featuring a lineup of female comediennes, at 8:30 p.m. on Sat., April 6; at 2 and 7:30 p.m. on Sun., April 7; and at 8 p.m. on Tues., April 9 at the […]

Five Acres, the 114-year-old therapeutic prevention, treatment and education center for abused and at-risk children in Altadena, has recognized the vital contributions of various individuals and organizations, bestowing community service awards during it



Five Acres, the 114-year-old therapeutic prevention, treatment and education center for abused and at-risk children in Altadena, has recognized the vital contributions of various individuals and organizations, bestowing community service awards during its recent annual meeting at the Caltech Athenaeum. The 2002 Community Service Award recipients included Stan Weston of Westlake Village. Weston, who first became associated with the agency […]

Workshops set for nonprofits



Workshops set for nonprofits The Ventura County Community Foundation’s Resource Center for Nonprofit Management will present two workshops on Tues., April 9 at 1317 Del Norte Road, Ste. 150, Camarillo. Both will be taught by Andy Robinson, who has more than 20 years of experience working with nonprofits and has raised and managed $4 million in grants and donations. He […]

Mystery over dinner



Agoura High School’s Department for the Performing Arts presents a "Murder Mystery Dinner Theater" at 6 p.m. on Fri. through Sat., April 19 to 20, in the G Building on the school campus at 28545 W. Driver Ave., Agoura Hills. The April 19 performance is open to students and teachers only; cost is $10. Tickets for the April 20 performance […]

Chargers beat Eagles

Acorn Sports Writer

The Agoura softball team defeated Oak Park, 10-1, in a non-league game played in Oak Park last week. The win improved the Chargers to 6-6-1 overall as Agoura prepared to face Hart on the road in a doubleheader today at 2:30 p.m., before returning home next Tuesday for a home game vs. Westlake in a Marmonte League game. Agoura is […]

Traffic alone is no reason to stonewall new development



Traffic alone is no reason to stonewall new development A recent Acorn ad had the headline "Stop Ahmanson Ranch Project Or Face 101 Freeway Gridlock." Seems any time one wishes to stir people up against development (box stores, Ahmanson, etc.) all they have to do is talk about traffic, e.g., 101 Freeway gridlock or the Kanan interchange. It’s tiresome and […]

Skirball Center to present spring multiculturalism program on Sunday Famous women to be acknowledged



Skirball Center to present spring multiculturalism program on Sunday Famous women to be acknowledged From now through June, the Skirball Cultural Center will present numerous lectures and literary readings by a variety of poets, novelists, scholars and educators. At 2 p.m. this Sun., April 7, Gloria Steinem will participate in the Skirball Foundation lecture series, "Women of the 21st Century." […]

Best way to beat strep throat: avoid it

Acorn Staff Writer

Strep throat is a disease caused by tiny egg-shaped bacteria called Group A streptococci, which cause 10 percent of all sore throats. Cases of strep throat have recently been popping up all over Southern California, but there are specific ways to treat and prevent it. Strep throat isn’t a virus, but rather bacteria. Some of the symptoms are significant fevers […]

Westlake Elementary School fundraiser good but blue SHEILA MASSON/The Acorn



Westlake Elementary School fundraiser good but blue SHEILA MASSON/The Acorn THE BLUE AND THE VICTORIOUS–Westlake Elementary School hosts its United-We-Jog fitness challenge and fundraiser. The school’s goal was to raise $20,000, but the kids ended up getting $28,000. At the top left, Iman Alamdari, 5, wins a bicycle for being the top money raiser between kindergarten and third- grade. At […]

Pet of the Week




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