2003-10-30

Calabasas High School drama students compete in Fall Festival



Vote for Loewe



Two weeks ago, I had the pleasure of meeting Dylan Loewe as he walked door to door in my neighborhood. I have never met a candidate who was as interested in hearing about my concerns with the school district as he was in explaining his ideas and potential solutions. In fact, he even followed up with me a week after […]

Calabasas celebrates preservation of Ahmanson Ranch

T.O. Acorn Editor

As the smell of ritual sage wafted through the air and voices sang traditional Native American songs, members of the Chumash Indian tribe performed a special blessing ceremony last weekend at Ahmanson Ranch near Calabasas. They gave thanks that the ranch will be left undisturbed and open to the public. Dressed in full Indian regalia and speaking in somber tones, […]

‘W-h-e-e-e-e-e!’



CSUN professor awarded grant on human development, cancer



Cal State Northridge biology professor Steven Oppenheimer has been awarded a grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to continue an ongoing research project on human development and cancer. The $288,686 award, titled "Mechanisms of Adhesive Interactions," will be paid in two installments of $144,343 and will fund the MBRS Score Program Supplement until June 30, 2005. MBRS Score […]

Westlake tops T.O. in tennis showdown, both vie for playoffs

Special to The Acorn

Westlake tops T.O. in tennis showdown, both vie for playoffs By Steve Ames Special to The Acorn Because of the strength of the Calabasas High School girl’s tennis team, taking first place in the Marmonte League this season doesn’t seem likely for Westlake or Thousand Oaks. But a California Interscholastic Federation playoff berth for the Warriors and Lancers remains a […]

Annual membership show scheduled



The Thousand Oaks Art Association will present its annual membership show, "It’s All in the Game," from Nov. 2 through 30 at the Thousand Oaks Community Gallery, 2331 Borchard Road, Newbury Park (adjacent the Newbury Park Library). Gallery hours are from 1 to 5 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays. The public is invited to an opening reception from 6 to 8 […]

Westlake Village appreciates tax dollars from Agoura Hills



As Westlake Village residents, we are delighted that Larry Brown asserts that "Big box stores have no place in Agoura Hills." We appreciate all the taxes we receive from shoppers from Agoura Hills, Calabasas, Thousand Oaks, Simi Valley and even Malibu as they patronize our Costco store. We are fortunate to have the convenience of a local big box store. […]

Red Cross was ready in Thousand Oaks



By Lori Porter Acorn Staff Writer When the Simi Valley fire was forcing families from their homes and threatening areas including Moorpark and Thousand Oaks, the Red Cross set up a shelter Saturday at the Thousand Oaks Community Center next to Thousand Oaks High School. It was ready to stay open indefinitely. The T.O. shelter was to have handled potential […]

Local dance school is 15 years old



A Step in Time School of Dance in Calabasas is pleased to be celebrating its 15th year of serving the dance community. During the past 15 years, students have performed at Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center in NYC, the Sydney Olympics, Sydney Wonderland and Fox Studios. They’ve also done several performances on cruise ships such as The Norwegian Star, Viking […]


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