Agoura High Student Council to host an auction

The Agoura High School Student Council has announced that its biggest fundraiser, the Silent Auction, has been scheduled for 7 to 9:30 p.m. on Sat., Dec. 6 in the AHS gym. "Fiesta, Fiesta" is the theme for this year’s auction. Hundreds of items will be auctioned, including hotel stays and a complete living trust. A live auction is planned for […]

Future Foundation hosts CLvFFies

Educators, others recognized for service this year

By Stephanie Bertholdo Acorn Staff Writer The Conejo/Las Virgenes Future Foundation (CLVFF) presented its second annual CLvFFie Awards program last month at the Sherwood Country Club, where individuals and organizations are honored for service to their communities. Educators were in the limelight this year, capturing two of the six awards. Ron Kaiser, principal at Lindero Canyon Middle School (LCMS) in […]

Support group now forming for those who’ve suffered from depression

A depression support group is forming at Church of the Epiphany in Oak Park to help those with depression to explore new treatment options. The group is open to anyone interested in participating. For those who’ve suffered one or more serious depressive episodes in their lifetimes, the likelihood that they’ll get depression again is 70 percent or higher. Maintenance level […]

Quick Take

Here’s my shortest quick take on record: There has never been a better pro football coach than Bill Parcells! No more about that for now, but he’ll be the subject of a future feature. Story of the Week Bobby Hull played pro hockey for 23 years, from 1957-1980. He was appropriately named the Golden Jet for his great skating speed. […]

College kids need to know about electrical safety

To help keep kids electrically safe at home and at school, the Electrical Safety Foundation International has a brochure "Oh No! Not More Rules!!" for safe dorm room living for college students, and a Home Electrical Safety Quiz poster for younger children. "A lot of deaths, injuries and property loss can be avoided by following some simple rules," said Michael […]

We need a new emergency room

In response to the editorial "Last call for a new ER," I wholeheartedly agree that the communities of Agoura Hills, Westlake Village and Oak Park need a more accessible ER. The new ER needs to be placed conveniently enough that the people of our communities can get there in a shorter time. Another possibility is that a new ER could […]