2003-11-13

For the record



In last week’s article on Las Virgenes Unified School District’s Academic Performance Index (API), the scores for Sumac Elementary School in Agoura Hills were inadvertently left out. Sumac scored 829 in the API, demonstrating a 32 point increase over the previous year. The benchmark for California schools is 800. Sumac Elementary School is eligible for monetary awards for outstanding academic […]

Senior Concerns hosts annual sale



Art auction will benefit Hospice



The Loving Heart Hospice Foundation and TLC Home Hospice of Ventura County cordially invites all art lovers to an art auction featuring fine art with a heart theme. This silent auction will feature such well-known artists as Kate Yarbrough, Celia Reich and CSUCI art professor Jack Reilly, who have all volunteered their talent to create "heart art" for this event. […]

Oak Park cross country teams ready for championship runs

Special to The Acorn

The race has just begun for the Oak Park boys’ and girls’ and the La Reina High girls’ cross country teams. Oak Park, after winning the Tri-Valley League Meet at Oak Canyon Park in Oak Park last Thursday, will join fellow TVL member schools and the La Reina High Regents girls’ team in the upcoming California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) Southern […]

Food association offers tips for packing safe school lunches



Knowing the ABCs of food safety can help parents provide a safer and more nutritious lunch. Here are some pointers from the National Food Processors Association: A: Avoid cross-contamination when preparing food. Do not use the same utensils for raw meats and other products. When preparing lunch, be sure to refrigerate items such as tuna, cold cuts, egg salad and […]

Councilman says thank you for his reelection



Councilman says thank you for his reelection I want to use this letter to express my appreciation to so many people who were involved in my reelection campaign for the Agoura Hills City Council. Thank you to the voters of this great city for seeing through the personal attacks, misinformation and big money of one of the candidates and appreciating […]

Westlake women host Gingerbread Boutique



Leonis Adobe to host holiday open house

All items in
the shop will be on sale at event


All items in the shop will be on sale at event Leonis Adobe Museum will host a holiday open house from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sat., Nov. 15 at 23537 Calabasas Road, in Old Town Calabasas. In a Victorian holiday setting featuring refreshments and unique gifts, the museum will be offering shoppers a 10 percent discount on purchases. Tea […]

‘Disco Dash’ raises funds for OPHS track



Eagles build for the future in volleyball

Acorn Sports Writer

The Oak Park girls’ volleyball team has finished in fourth place in the Tri-Valley League—out of the playoffs. The Eagles were 3-7 in league and 5-12 overall, but the good news for head coach Meredith Mangum is that all 12 players will return next season. None are graduating. "Ten out of 12 of them are now playing club volleyball," said […]


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