JUST RIGHT?—Shoppers browse fruit at the new Farmers’ Market at Agoura High School last Tuesday.

JUST RIGHT?—Shoppers browse fruit at the new Farmers’ Market at Agoura High School last Tuesday.

ArtWalk needs a helping hand

ArtWalk 2002 is seeking volunteers for an annual event, which runs from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sat. and Sun., June 1 and 2, in the east parking lot of The Oaks Mall in Thousand Oaks. ArtWalk 2002 is presented by the Conejo Valley Art Museum. The family-oriented event features more than 160 artists, plus musicians and a hands-on […]

Medical center opens new coronary care unit

Community members, elected officials, staff and supporters of Los Robles Regional Medical Center gathered last week to celebrate the opening of a $3.4 million coronary care unit. The facility reduces the need to divert patients to other hospitals. Ventura County Supervisor Frank Schillo knows firsthand what it’s like to be diverted from a hometown hospital to one farther away, especially […]

Science fair factors in the fun

Pet of the Week

‘TAKE ME HOME’—"Hi, my name’s Picky. I’m an 8-year-old American shorthair,and I’m ready to be adopted from the Agoura Animal Shelter at 29525 Agoura Road." Picky is gentle, loving and doesn’t mind other cats or dogs. Ask about animal identification No. A0956728. Pets occasionally are already adopted, so always call first or check the shelter’s Website at http://animalcontrol.co.la.us. If you […]

Cabaret, auction coming Fri., May 10 to Westlake

Cabaret, auction coming Fri., May 10 to Westlake Westlake Church of Religious Science will host its annual cabaret and auction from 7 to 10 p.m. on Fri., May 10 at 2649 Townsgate Road, Ste. 500, Westlake Village. The public is welcome to attend the event, which will feature live and silent auctions and raffles; a no-host bar and hors d’oeuvres; […]

A sure sign the end is near: Non-stop reality programming

How many reality TV shows can we possibly take? Whether you’re channel surfing, waiting to watch your favorite sitcom or just turning on the television before viewing a videotape or DVD, reality shows are polluting the airways. Morning radio shows even recap reality TV in case you missed any baloney from the night before. A former FCC commissioner once described […]

Farmers’ market opens at Agoura High

Acorn Staff Writer

Farmers’ market fans have a new place to shop in Agoura Hills. In a joint venture between Agoura High School and the Ventura County Certified Farmers Market Association, a new weekly produce market is now open at the high school parking lot on Driver Avenue. The city has been without a farmers’ market since last fall when the Agoura Hills […]

Serving in Uniform

Air Force Airman Tomi L. Williams graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. She earned distinction as an honor graduate. Williams is the daughter of Tanya and stepdaughter of Hugh Coleman of Agoura. The airman is a 2000 graduate of Agoura High School. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Katitz L. Finley, son of Ruty L. […]

Educational seminar here for caregivers

Villa Esperanza Services is offering a free educational seminar, "Care for the Caregivers," geared for caregivers of the elderly. The program is open to the public. For additional information, please call Cathe at (805) 446-1939. Seminars will be offered at the following locations: Newbury Park Library, 2331 Borchard Road, Newbury Park: 10 a.m. to noon, Sat., May 4 and Wed., […]