Conejo Valley Days seeks theme ideas for this year’s event

Conejo Valley Days seeks theme ideas for this year’s event The theme contest for the 2004 Conejo Valley Days (CVD) festival is still accepting entries. Last year more than 130 themes were entered into this annual contest. The winner, selected by the CVD committee, will have the opportunity to ride on a float in the CVD parade and have $100 […]

Public art stolen in Calabasas

By Michael Picarella Acorn Staff Writer An original sculpture, "The Ride," that was on display in front of the Calabasas-based headquarters of Helmet House, a motorcycle helmet and apparel national distributor, was stolen earlier this month. Helmet House employees were shocked, they said, when they saw the artwork missing. "The Ride" is a custom-made bronze sculpture of a male motorcyclist […]

Eagles stay unbeaten, travel to Nordhoff

Eagles stay unbeaten, travel to Nordhoff The Oak Park football team defeated Bishop Diego, 22-7, in a game played at Oak Park High School last Friday night, and with the win, the Eagles improved to 6-0 on the season and 2-0 in the Tri-Valley League. Oak Park kept pace with Oaks Christian (6-0, 2-0) and Nordhoff (5-1, 2-0), both currently […]

Friday night teen concerts continue at Community Center

The Agoura Hills/Calabasas Community Center will host two more teen concerts this month at their facility, 27040 Malibu Hills Road, Calabasas. The shows begin at 7 p.m. and cost is $6 at the door except for the Oct. 31 show which is $10. On Fri., Oct. 24, the bands Bradley, Toy Boat, Harmony in Kaos and Lexington are scheduled to […]

Soteras will enable better cooperation with schools, cops

Soteras will enable better cooperation with schools, cops I am endorsing Alex Soteras for Agoura Hills City Council. Since moving to Agoura three years ago, Alex has played an instrumental part in making me feel welcome. When he introduced me to many business and local leaders, and through the relationships that developed, I realized his abilities as a leader himself. […]

If Davis is gone, Pavley, Kuehl should be next

The Conejo has overwhelmingly voted to recall Gov. Davis and to replace him with a moderate, Arnold Schwarzenegger. Davis’ far left politics and catering to special interest groups at the expense of the California economy is what led to his downfall. It’s these same rotten politics that also accounted for the poor showing of Bustamonte in the election. Unfortunately the […]

Girl, 10, wins equestrian endurance race

By Lori Porter Acorn Staff Writer Sierra Zontelli of Agoura Hills is only 10, but she’s years ahead of many when it comes to racing horses. Zontelli recently came in first place at the Manzanita 25-Mile Equestrian Endurance Race in Manzanita, Calif. just outside of San Diego. The win was no small feat for this fifth grader who attends Sumac […]

Deadline is 5:30 p.m. tomorrow for applicants to Calabasas Planning Commission

Deadline is 5:30 p.m. tomorrow for applicants to Calabasas Planning Commission The terms of three Calabasas planning commissioners will expire on Oct. 31. The city calls for interested residents to apply for an open seat by 5:30 p.m. tomorrow. Current commissioners Jack Solomon and Jonathan Wolfson, who were appointed in June when the council reorganized the commission, have reapplied. Martha […]

OCHS Lions remain undefeated after rout of Kilpatrick

Acorn Sports Writer

The Oaks Christian football team remained undefeated when it easily defeated Kilpatrick, 63-6, on homecoming night last Friday in Westlake Village. The Lions improved to 6-0 overall and 2-0 in the Tri-Valley League on the season. Lions head coach Bill Redell said his team rebounded well after what he described as a sub-par outing the week before, particularly in the […]

Jazz at church

Emmanuel Presbyterian Church will host "An Evening of Song and Jazz" at 7:30 p.m. Sat., Oct. 25 at the church, 588 Camino Manzanas in T.O. The concert will feature Joanna Bushnell and Matt Harris directing the CSUN Jazz "A" Band. The program will feature jazz favorites, show tunes and original music, "plus some delightful surprises," according to Bushnell. Tickets are […]