Agoura Hills City Council reorganizes

By Stephanie Bertholdo Acorn Staff Writer Agoura Hills Mayor Pro Tem Dan Kuperberg took the oath of office as the city’s new mayor at Monday night’s reorganization. Kuper-berg started his third term of public service with a promise to forge ahead with projects and goals, despite California’s fiscal problems that continue to funnel down to cities. Kuperberg received unanimous approval […]

Art auction to help Loving Heart Hospice

The Loving Heart Hospice Foundation and TLC Home Hospice of Ventura County will host "The Art of Hearts," an art auction featuring an "art with a heart" theme from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Fri., Dec. 5 at the Renaissance Hotel, 30100 Agoura Road, Agoura Hills. The auction will close at 8 p.m. Music, cocktails, appetizers, raffles and door prizes will […]

Basketball clinic scores two years

Viewpoint students get a lesson in geography during trip to water district

By Stephanie Bertholdo Acorn Staff Writer Students from Viewpoint School in Calabasas were recently treated to a field trip at Las Virgenes Municipal Water District (LVMWD) to participate in the observance of International GIS Day. GIS stands for "Geographic Information System," and the eighth- and ninth-grade students who attended the event learned how geography and computer technology can be integrated […]

Lecture will take Torah’s perspective on war and peace

Guest speaker Rabbi Shmuel Klatzkin, Ph.D. of Dayton, Ohio will deliver a lecture titled "War and Peace—A Torah Perspective" at 8 p.m. Mon., Dec. 8 at Conejo Jewish Academy, 30345 Canwood St., Agoura Hills. His lecture will focus on how to reconcile Judaism’s vision of a utopian world of peace with its acceptance of, and at times insistence on, war. […]

Calabasas is working for traffic safety

Calabasas is working for traffic safety "Safety First" is finally the highest priority along the two-mile stretch of Mulholland where the pedestrian and vehicle traffic of five major schools will soon converge. Thank goodness we now have new leadership willing to focus on traffic safety in the very critical corridor. It is long since overdue. At a time when attention […]

Grant awarded in Oak Park

The Community Foundation for Oak Park has presented the Rancho Simi Recreation and Park District with a grant of $2,500 to support dedication ceremonies for the new community center in Oak Park. The dedication has been tentatively scheduled for Jan. 11 and will mark the opening of the new center and surrounding gardens at Oak Canyon Community Park. "The Foundation […]

Stagecoach Inn knows how to throw a holiday party

Various festivities are planned
at December 14 event

Various festivities are planned at December 14 event The community is invited to attend a holiday celebration from 1 to 4 p.m. Sun., Dec. 14 at the Stagecoach Inn Museum, 51 S. Ventu Park Road, Newbury Park. Various festivities are planned. Attendees can greet Santa as he arrives in a Model A Ford and enjoy cider and cookies on the […]

Winter camp offered to special needs kids

PAUSE4kids will offer a Social Skills Camp winter session for children with special needs from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays, Dec. 22 through Jan. 2, meeting in "natural community settings." The two-week camp is open to youth ages 4-18 and will feature arts and crafts plus "fun activities" with an emphasis on social skills. Children can […]

Teen advisory committee applicants sought

The city of Agoura Hills is currently accepting applications for the 2004 Teen Advisory Committee open to youth ages 11 through 17 who’d like to become involved with the Teen Recreation Program, assist with program development and city-sponsored special events and discuss issues that affect local youth and more. The committee will meet at 4 p.m. the last Wednesday of […]