Two CHS students honored

The Economic Alliance of the San Fernando Valley recently recognized two Calabasas High School students with their "Steve Allen Excellence in Education" award. Daniel Karlin and Peter Lu were honored for posting a perfect 1600 on their Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT). The award is named for long-time Valley resident and entertainer Steve Allen, who valued learning and spent much of […]

East beats West in football all-star game

Acorn Sports Writer

Corey Mazza of Thousand Oaks caught two touchdown passes, a Lancer teammate, Jesse Ainsworth, kicked two field goals and Dustin Croick of Agoura and Kyle Uebelhardt of Royal shared the quarterbacking duties—Uebelhardt throwing two touchdown passes, Croick one—to help lead the East all-stars to a 27-7 win over the West all-stars in the 30th annual East/West High School All-Star Football […]

Westlake Village youth receives multiple awards at dance competition

Christian Denice, 15, of Westlake Village, a student at Agoura Hills Dance and Performing Arts Center, earned a First Place Platinum award for his solo dance "3 A.M." at the recent Showstopper’s convention at the Disneyland Hotel in Anaheim. With his lyrical solo, choreographed by Jana Nolte, Denice was victorious competing against 18 other 15-year-old soloists in a tough division. […]

Search firm to find new Calabasas financial director

Calabasas has been without a city finance director since Cindy Borchard resigned in December for a better job. The city council last week approved to pay a search firm $20,950—Ralph Anderson and Associates—to find a replacement. An interim finance director is temporarily filling the position. The city conducted an unsuccessful search on its own, according to a memo to the […]

Couples work on relationships

Program to offer practical advice on the challenges in relationships

An eight-week program for couples will be offered at 8 p.m. Tuesdays beginning June 17 at the West Coast Men’s Center, 5310 Derry Ave., Ste. A, Agoura Hills. The couples group will provide men and women the opportunity, in a supported environment, to address issues in their relationships with other couples who are experiencing similar challenges. The primary goal is […]

Boy Scouts receive Eagle Scout Award

And in all-star baseball, East also beats West in Moorpark

Special to The Acorn

If it was a game just for fun, the East discovered there’s nothing more fun than winning as it beat the West, 10-2, in the sixth annual Jim Parker All-Star Game Sunday afternoon as more than 300 spectators watched at Moorpark College. The game, which matched Ventura County’s best senior high school baseball players, was sponsored by the Ventura County […]

Ballet student dances solo

Thousand Oaks High School sophomore Brianna Meyer will be among three dancers giving a solo performance when Oakley Ballet Center of Camarillo stages a full-length romantic ballet at 7:30 p.m. Sat., June 14 and at 2:30 p.m. Sun., June 15 at the Newbury Park High School Performing Arts Center. She’s trained at Oakley since age 11 and has attended the […]