Residents will get fluoridated water

By John Loesing Acorn Staff Writer The Metropolitan Water District (MWD), the largest water agency in the state, voted Feb. 12 to add fluoride to the drinking water of millions of Californians and two local residents are being given credit for the effort. Dr. Jonathan Ziv, an Agoura Hills dentist, and Glen Peterson, a board member of both MWD and […]

Pack No. 227 celebrates

Pack No. 227 celebrates Cub Scout Pack 227 of Agoura Hills will host its annual Blue and Gold Banquet to celebrate the 93rd anniversary of the Boy Scouts of America and the 73rd anniversary of Cub Scouting. This year’s theme is "California Dreaming—A Celebration of Our State’s Natural Wonders and National Parks." In addition to viewing displays made by scouts, […]


THURS., FEB. 20 Alzheimer’s Info Sunrise Assisted Living/Alzheimer’s Association provides support group for caregivers, families and community with concerns on dementia and Alzheimer’s from 7-8 p.m. third Thursday of each month at 9012 Topanga Canyon Blvd., West Hills. RSVP: (818) 701-9550 Sheran For Moms, Moms to Be La Leche League of Agoura Hills meets 10:30 a.m. to provide breastfeeding support […]

Conejo Jewish Academy to host medical ethics lecture

The Conejo Jewish Academy will host a lecture, "Jewish Bio-Medical Ethics—Ancient Answers to Some Very Modern Questions" at 8 p.m. next Mon., Feb. 24 at their facility, 30345 Canwood St., Agoura Hills. With medical miracles of the last century providing unprecedented opportunities to intervene in fundamental biological processes, science has also generated a nightmare of "new" moral dilemmas. The lecture […]

No to Groveman

On televised candidate forums, Barry Groveman states he feels "very strongly about the battle to stop Ahmanson." But records from his last bid for public office in 2000 list a contribution from Ahmanson’s lead attorney, Charles Cohen. His current endorsement list includes Ahmanson supporters. Groveman’s campaign literature states he has "considerable experience dealing with the emerging chemical known as perchlorate […]

West Hills Hospital is new sponsor of Agoura Hills Concerts in the Park

West Hills Hospital is new sponsor of Agoura Hills Concerts in the Park The city of Agoura Hills Department of Community Services has announced that West Hills Hospital and Medical Center will be the major sponsor of the city’s 2003 summer "Concerts in the Park" series. Five free concerts will be presented June through August at Chumash Park in Agoura […]

Calabasans to take road trip to Solvang

Calabasans to take road trip to Solvang The city of Calabasas Community Services Department is offering an excursion to Solvang from 7:45 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thurs., March 27 departing from de Anza Park, 3701 Lost Hills Road, Calabasas. The Danish-flavored community of Solvang is located near the Santa Ynez Valley, inland of the Santa Barbara area. Guests will visit […]

Gala is tomorrow night at Reagan Library

The Thousand Oaks-Westlake Village Regional Chamber of Commerce will host its annual gala celebration and recognition dinner/dance beginning at 6 p.m. Fri., Feb. 21 at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum, 40 Presidential Drive, Simi Valley. The event, "A Night in Casablanca," will honor outstanding members of the community. Awards to be presented include "Business of the Year," "Man […]

Children’s concerts coming to Civic Arts Plaza

Children’s concerts coming to Civic Arts Plaza The Conejo Valley Adult School will present entertainment for the younger set in a series of concerts next week at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., as part of its Conejo Valley Children’s Concert Series. Dan Crow will deliver his trademark "Zany Songs and Stories" at 9:30 and […]

Sibilia, Groveman best candidates

As a long-time and very active citizen of Calabasas I find myself worried, embarrassed and disgusted with the sad state our present council is in. I have known each member for many years and can say unequivocally that as individuals they are intelligent, dedicated, well informed and capable. When this council was elected, many of us who worked the campaigns […]