2002-10-17

Drop-off sites



Drop-off sites The "Santa Comes to Agoura and Conjeo Valley-Las Virgenes" committee is seeking local businesses to be official drop-off sites for collecting nonperishable foods and household items. Representatives of the food drive will place a decorated collection box in your place of business and a sign for your window for November. Businesses that participate will be listed as official […]

Two informative lectures planned for senior citizens



The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program will present two seminars this month of interest to senior adults in the community at the Goebel Senior Adult Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. "Seniors Against Investment Fraud," from 1 to 4 p.m. Thurs., Oct. 24, teaches participants how to avoid becoming a victim of scam artists. Seniors are often targeted in […]

Internet-based support group helps breast cancer patients



Internet-based support group helps breast cancer patients The Wellness Community (TWC) and faculty from the University of California, San Francisco and Stanford University are undertaking a collaborative research study to fully evaluate the effectiveness of Internet and face-to-face support groups as compared to the TWC educational programs. In a preliminary study conducted by the group on the Effectiveness of Electronic […]

Sheriff’s blotter

Agoura Hills

Two vehicles were broken into and burglarized in the 30100 block of Agoura Road. Between 12:05 and 8 a.m. Oct. 4 in one incident, it wasn’t initially known what was stolen, but damage to the vehicle was $300. In the other incident, a vehicle window had $400 damage and a laptop computer, a wristwatch and a pager were stolen ($3.090 […]

All candidates should have participated in the water district forum



All candidates should have participated in the water district forum If you read the newsletter that came with our water bill this month, you know that parts of our water system are almost 50 years old and will soon require costly replacement or rehabilitation. Will that cost be borne largely by current users or will developers and owners of vacant […]

Learn more about the food drive on Adelphia



Learn more about the food drive on Adelphia Learn more about the food drive on Adelphia The "Santa Comes to Agoura" food drive is subject of short program that will be telecast on Adelphia cable-TV’s public access Channel 8. Here’s the schedule of playback times: Saturdays, Oct. 12 through Nov. 30 at 12:30 p.m. Sundays, Oct. 13 through Nov. 24 […]

Dirty, worn, tattered U.S. flags to be retired during ceremony

Event set for this Sun., Oct. 21

Dirty, worn, tattered U.S. flags to be retired during ceremony Event set for this Sun., Oct. 21 Thousand Oaks Elks Lodge No. 2477 will conduct its 11th annual Elks Flag Retirement Ceremony at 1 p.m. Sun., Oct. 21 at the lodge, 158 Conejo School Road, Thousand Oaks. Participating in the event will be the lodge’s sponsoring boys, girls, Brownies, Cub […]

Hours expanded for Senior Concerns in T.O.



Hours expanded for Senior Concerns in T.O. Senior Concerns, the nonprofit agency serving frail elderly and special-need seniors and their families in Ventura and western Los Angeles counties, is now providing additional relief to caregiving families by almost doubling the daily operating hours of its expanded Adult Day Center to 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. The center is at 401 […]

CJA offers workshop on parenting adults ‘Religion should and could bring the family closer together…’ ––Rabbi Moshe Bryski



CJA offers workshop on parenting adults ‘Religion should and could bring the family closer together…’ ––Rabbi Moshe Bryski The Parenting Center, a project of the Conejo Jewish Academy, will offer a workshop titled "All Grown Up" at 7:30 p.m. Mon., Oct. 21 at 30345 Canwood St., Agoura Hills, which will focus on the struggles of parenting adult children and/or married […]

Candidate rebuts statement made by his opponent



In the Oct. 3 Acorn, Jack Solomon’s letter shows he needs to get his facts straight. He states I have tried to "scrap the … composting facility" and "replace it with a … fertilizer plant." Both statements are incorrect. I have proposed that other methods be investigated to deal with sludge. New technologies are available. I have not recommended that […]


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