For the record

Robert Benton of the Volunteers in Policing (VIP) program in Westlake Village was a Level I (unpaid) reserve lieutenant with the city of San Fernando Police Department. Benton is not a retired, former full-time salaried law enforcement officer. It was the Colorado River Aqueduct pictured in last week’s paper.

Directory here

The Thousand Oaks/Westlake Village Regional Chamber of Commerce has received their 2002/2003 Chamber Directories. Every year the directory is updated. It contains not only member information regarding its 1,600 members, but includes demographics, history, the area’s largest employers, maps, city profiles, county and community phone numbers, clubs and organizations, churches and synagogues, schools and colleges, plus much more. Anyone wishing […]

Datebook THURS., APRIL 25

Datebook THURS., APRIL 25 Nifty ‘50s Nights Oak Park High School’s Performing Arts Department presents the musical "Grease" at 7:30 p.m. tonight, Fri.-Sat., and also 2:30 p.m. Sat. matinee in Scherr Forum Theatre, Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 Thousand Oaks Blvd. $10-$15. (818) 991-8848 Rick Rhodes TOHS Spring Concert Thousand Oaks High School Music Department presents Spring Concert at […]

Agoura runner Welch provides leadership for Chargers

Agoura runner Welch provides leadership for Chargers Chris Welch is an Agoura senior who’s run track for four years and cross-country for three. He won the 1600-meter and 3200-meter races in the Chargers boys’ win over Newbury Park last Thursday in Newbury Park. "He is a scholar-athlete," said Missy Andrews, co-head coach along with Jeff Thomas of the Agoura track […]

Mother’s Day Breakfast set for Sun., May 12

Mother’s Day Breakfast set for Sun., May 12 Boy Scout Troop No. 127 of Agoura Hills will host their 39th annual Mother’s Day Breakfast from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sun., May 12 at Malibou Lake Lodge, 29033 Lake Vista Drive, Agoura. The menu includes "all you can eat" ham and eggs, pancakes, orange juice, coffee, tea or milk. […]

Calabasas resident wants to go back home, but is stopped by mold

Acorn Staff Writer

Musty odors in the home of Calabasas resident Karla LaFebre seemed to come from the carpet. The smell might have been eliminated with a coat of paint on the walls. But after losing her hair, suffering from respiratory problems and her two kids battling severe nosebleeds and serious skin disorders, LaFebre looked into the problem and learned that mold was […]

Workshop for females: ‘Smart Women Finish Rich’

Los Angeles Pierce College Extension is offering an educational workshop, "Smart Women Finish Rich," that provides participants with seven steps to help them achieve financial security and fund their dreams. The steps include "learn to earn," "put your money where your values are," "build financial baskets" and others. The workshop "will provide the tools and programs needed to create a […]

Agoura High School students still shooting for the stars

For the second year in a row, a team from Agoura High School (AHS) has been selected to fly their experiment aboard a space shuttle in the NASA Student Involvement Program (NSIP) 2001-2002 Competition. NSIP is a national program that stimulates math, science, technology, and geography excellence through competitions for students in grades 3 to 12. Student entries are judged […]

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‘Salute to USO Shows and Glenn Miller’ coming to Civic Arts Plaza

Television and Broadway entertainer John Davidson will star in "Salute to the USO Shows and Glenn Miller" at 8 p.m. on Wed., May 15 at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza. He’ll perform with the Tex Beneke Big Band, vocal group String of Pearls, comedian Paul Desmond and award-winning dancer Skip Cunningham. In addition to numerous TV stints as an […]