2002-08-22

Seniors can take starter’s computer class in Agoura Hills



The city of Agoura Hills Department of Community Services will offer a "Beginning Computer Class" for senior adults age 50 and up from noon to 1 p.m. Thursdays, Sept. 12 to Oct. 7, at the Agoura Hills Recreation Center, 30610 Thousand Oaks Blvd. Participants will learn about computer hardware, operating systems, Windows and utilize software programs that are easy to […]

For the record



A headline was incorrect last week when it said that city officials told the Westlake Lake Management Association to clean up the lake. The city only granted permission for the cleanup. And David DuVarney’s name was misspelled in the same article.

Agoura Pony 11, 12 year olds win Bronco Division World Series

Acorn Sports Writer

The Agoura 11- and 12-year-old Pony Baseball all-stars did something they will remember for the rest of their lives. They won a World Series in the Bronco Division—the 11- and 12-year-old division—of Pony Baseball. The Agoura team consisted of Robert Stock, Blair Walters, Chad Standrowicz, Steven Keller, Shane Kroker, Jordan Mannisto, John Marciniak, Trent Hoerman, Harrison Bedell, Mitchell Halpert, Spencer […]

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Promises to keep water rates down



I promised to cut water rates to customers by 10 percent when I campaigned for my first term as director of the Las Virgenes Municipal Water District (LVMWD). This likely contributed to my landslide victory. To do this was not easy and it took two years to do so. The election of two new directors and my assistance in their […]

Summer concerts in a groove



Are child abductions up or are media paying more attention?

Acorn Staff Writer

Are child abductions up or are media paying more attention? By Gregory Koteles Acorn Staff Writer A child missing. The police searching frantically for clues. Distraught parents hoping for the best and fearing the worst. In the past few months, this nightmare has seemingly replayed itself over and over on television screens nationwide: 4-year-old Jessica Cortez, 7-year-old Erica Pratt, 5-year-old […]

Agoura team members revel in aftermath of World Series victory

Batters erupt for 50 runs in 22 innings to spark spectacular finish in final four games

The Agoura Pony Baseball team that won the Bronco 11- and 12-year-old division World Series championship in Monterey recently was excited that its four-year wait to get to "The Show" had been achieved. "I’ve been trying to win the World Series since my first year of Mustang (the 9-10 year-old division of Pony Baseball)," said Robert Stock, whose team had […]

Temple Aliyah to host open house



Temple Aliyah will host an open house at 7:30 p.m. tomorrow night, Fri., Aug. 23 preceding the 8:15 p.m. Shabbat Services at the Temple, 6025 Valley Circle Blvd., Woodland Hills. Guests will have an opportunity to meet the temple’s clergy: Rabbi Stewart Voegl, Rabbi Rachel Bovitz, Hazzan Mike Stein and Cantor Mindy Harris. For more information, please call (818) 346-3545.

Doesn’t agree with Waxman on European anti-Semitism



Doesn’t agree with Waxman on European anti-Semitism The Acorn reported on Congressman Henry Waxman’s address on American Involvement in the Middle East, sponsored by the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, in its Aug. 8 issue. In the article, Congressman Waxman is reported to have said that anti-Semitism is a problem in Europe. I lived in Europe most of my life. […]


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