2003-12-18

Holy Trinity Lutheran announces Christmas services



Christmas services will get underway at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church during the regular 8:30 and 11 a.m. services on Sun., Dec. 21 at the church, 1 West Avenida de los Arboles, corner of Mountclef Blvd., Thousand Oaks. During these services there will be a celebration of choral music, "Sing Praises to Him." The Senior Choir and instrumental accompaniment will be […]

Special perks offered to last- minute holiday shoppers



Last-minute gift seekers at The Oaks Mall in Thousand Oaks will have help making their purchasing a little less frenzied from 8 p.m. to midnight Mon., Dec. 22. Night owl shoppers will be rewarded with free gift-wrapping of all Oaks purchases and free valet parking, as well as complimentary snacks at some of The Oaks eateries. Entertainment will be provided […]

Report in Calabasas says money was wasted in fight against Ahmanson



By Michael Picarella Acorn Staff Writer Calabasas released a report last week that says that the city mismanaged the Ahmanson Ranch litigation. Ahmanson was a 3,050-home, two-golf-course development that Washington Mutual wanted to build north of Calabasas in Ventura County. The city and other entities fought the Seattle-based bank for 12 years. California recently purchased the land so it will […]

Classical music studies available



Recent studies have shown that nearly 60 percent of the U.S. population is interested in classical music. Studies have also proven that young people with arts and music exposure score higher on SATs. Yet state agencies are cutting funding for the arts and schools have all but eliminated music education. In the midst of these challenging times, Michael Tilson Thomas […]

Financial Advisor in Thousand Oaks Earns Distinction



Patricia A. Fishman, a financial advisor with American Express in Thousand Oaks, has been selected for the company’s President’s Recognition Award. This award recognizes American Express financial advisors who have consistently provided the highest quality of advice to clients within their practice. Fishman, who was nominated by her peers within the company, has been an advisor for four years at […]

Westlake earns 3-0 win vs. Oak Park in soccer

Special to The Acorn

Westlake earns 3-0 win vs. Oak Park in soccer By Steve Ames Special to The Acorn It’s more than a game when the girls’ soccer teams of Westlake and Oak Park high schools play. It’s the continuation of friendship. The most recent renewal of the friendship was last Friday, and Westlake was the game’s winner, 3-0, over the host Eagles.Both […]

Season for giving celebrated at St. Paschal Baylon Church ––parishioners collect food



Season for giving celebrated at St. Paschal Baylon Church ––parishioners collect food Members of St. Paschal Baylon’s Men’s Club, church volunteers and St. Paschal schoolchildren will be filling food baskets to be distributed to 75 pre-selected needy families in the Conejo Valley this Sat., Dec. 20 in the parking lot of the church at 155 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. […]

Adults over 50 can usher in New Year at Goebel Center



Adults ages 50 and up are invited to celebrate the arrival of 2004 at a New Year’s Eve Dance from 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Wed., Dec. 31 at Goebel Senior Adult Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Presented by the Conejo Recreation and Park District and Goebel Senior Center Commission, the event will feature live music, hors d’oeuvres, […]

LVUSD Board reorganizes



The board of education in Las Virgenes Unified School District (LVUSD) reorganized at last week’s board meeting. Judy Jordan once again took the helm as board president, marking her fourth term as leader. Gordon Whitehead was appointed as vice president of the board and Cindy Iser became clerk. Jordan replaced Terilyn Finders as president. Finders was honored at the ceremony […]

Woods finishes two strokes behind winner in T.O.



Woods finishes two strokes behind winner in T.O.


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