Local teens honored by Agoura Hills City Council for volunteer work

By Stephanie Bertholdo Acorn Staff Writer Eighty-seven 11- to 15-year-old teenagers were recognized at last week’s Agoura Hills City Council meeting for participating in the city’s summer VIP recreation program. Nick Newkirk, the Agoura Hills Recreation Center’s community services coordinator, explained that VIP stands for "Volunteers Inspire Progress." The 18-year volunteer program was designed to give teens a taste of […]

Early detection of breast cancer saves lives––mammography effective

For the last 19 years, the National Breast Cancer Awareness Month (NBCAM) Board of Sponsor members have been working collectively to "Pass the Word" throughout the country that early detection of breast cancer saves lives. This year, they are depending on the general public to join in this national effort to "Pass the Word" to as many women as possible […]

Don’t forget maintenance

The last thing you want to hear is your engine grinding to a halt. Yet, more than 20 percent of consumers neglect key parts like belts and hoses, placing their cars in danger for major repairs. Prevention is vital. The parts that cause your car to die suddenly and strand you are things like belts, hoses, fuel pumps, water pumps […]

City of Agoura Hills offers ‘Parents Night Out’

The city of Agoura Hills Department of Community Services is currently accepting registration for its "Parents Night Out" program that will be offered from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturdays, Nov. 1 and 22 and Dec. 13 at the Agoura Hills Recreation Center, 30610 Thousand Oaks Blvd. The program is open to ages 3 through 13. The fee is $20 for […]

Candidate says he’s ready to serve

Candidate says he’s ready to serve I am running for the Agoura Hills City Council because I want to give back to my hometown. My family moved to Agoura Hills in the 1980s because of the exceptional school district and the high quality of life. I attended Lindero Canyon Middle School (LCMS) and graduated from Agoura High School (AHS) in […]

Honorable Mentions in Our Annual ‘Take Your Acorn on Vacation’


Honorable Mentions in Our Annual ‘Take Your Acorn on Vacation’