2002-10-03

LVUSD sets new school boundaries



By John Loesing Acorn Staff Writer Dissension over the new middle school in Calabasas appears to have finally run its course. After struggling for almost five years over matters such as where to locate the new school and how to appease construction-weary neighbors, Las Virgenes Unified School District (LVUSD) still faced two remaining issues of controversy at last week’s board […]

Scouts seek fundraiser support



Golf tourney, banquet set for Oct. 14 Boy Scout Troop 775 of Westlake Village will host its fifth annual golf tournament and banquet on Mon., Oct. 14 at Sunset Hills Country Club, T.O This is the troop’s only fundraising event of the year, and proceeds go towards purchasing camping gear, equipment and offsetting the costs of outings for the Scouts. […]

Mothers & More to host Open House



Mothers & More to host Open House Mothers & More to host Open House The Woodland Hills Chapter of Mothers & More, a nationwide network of support for woman altering their careers over the course of their active parenting years, will host an Open House from 1 to 3 p.m. Sun., Oct. 6 at The Secret Garden coffee and tea […]

More land likely for SMMNRA



The U.S. House of Representatives has unanimously passed legislation co-sponsored by U.S. Reps. Elton Gallegly (R-Simi Valley) and Brad Sherman (D-Sherman Oaks) that would expand the boundaries of the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area (SMMNRA) to include vital open space areas currently outside of the park’s boundaries. The Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area Boundary Adjustment Act, HR 640, […]

Oak Park cross country staying on course

Special to The Acorn

If the Oak Park boys’ cross country team is to win a California Interscholastic Federation Division IV championship this season at Fresno, the boys first want to beat Fillmore for the Tri-Valley League championship even before meeting the Flashes at the state level. Fillmore is the No. 1 Division IV team in the CIF-Southern Section with five or six runners […]

Russian harpist to give recital

Friends of Music will present the show on Sunday at the Thousand Oaks United Methodist Church

Friends of Music, a music support group at the Thousand Oaks United Methodist Church, will present harpist Ekaterina Noumerova in recital at 4:30 p.m. Sun., Oct. 6 at the church, 1000 Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. A native of Leningrad, Russia, she has served as principal harpist with the Moscow Stanislovsky Music Theatre, the Tchaikovsky Opera and Ballet Theatre and the […]

2nd, 3rd Place Winners and Honorable Mentions in Our Annual ‘Take Your Acorn on Vacation’



2nd, 3rd Place Winners and Honorable Mentions in Our Annual ‘Take Your Acorn on Vacation’ Thank You for Participating in our Annual Take Your Acorn on Vacation Photo Contest. Every Entry is a Winner. We’ll Print Photos Through August, so Watch for One of Your Entries or That of Your Friends. And Don’t Forget to Take The Acorn with You […]

Residents happy with 911



By Michael Picarella Acorn Staff Writer Not everyone has been pleased with the service or the response time from using the emergency phone number, 911. But North Ranch resident Sylvia Sherwood, 67, isn’t one of them. She and her husband Walter, 72, for the first time had to use 911 and they found it a lifesaver. About a month ago […]

Outdoor bands to rock T.O.



Outdoor bands to rock T.O. The Alex Fiore Thousand Oaks Teen Center will participate in the California Arts Day Celebration by hosting an outdoor Battle of the Bands from 1 to 6 p.m. Sat., Oct. 5 at 1375 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. The lineup will include: Insignia, August Ends, Polyvinyls, As You Wish, Ember, Aria Decline and Respira. Other […]

Ballet brings color of Mexico to T.O.



Ballet brings color of Mexico to T.O. Ballet brings color of Mexico to T.O. The Ventura County Super-intendent of Schools will present Ballet Gran Folklorico de Mexico in two performances for students at 10 a.m. and noon Wed., Oct. 10 in the Kavli Theatre at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd. Hailing from Mexico City, […]


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