Citizens’ advisory committee now forming

The city of Westlake Village is seeking interested residents to serve on its newly formed Westlake "2015" Citizens’ Committee, which has been established to assist the city in determining the major issues of the community and what it should be like in the next decade. Tasks of the committee will include assisting the city in selection of a consultant to […]

Bids sought for new Yerba Buena Elementary School based on original plan

By Stephanie Bertholdo bertholdo@theacorn.com The Las Virgenes Unified School District (LVUSD) Board of Education last week decided to open the bidding process for the new Yerba Buena Elementary School. Trustees solicited bids based on the original plans because downsizing the project without specific details proved to be futile. WLC Architects, Inc. presented downscaled design changes that would have supposedly reduced […]

Reserve space

soon for
chamber of commerce
Spring Expo

Reserve space soon for chamber of commerce Spring Expo The Thousand Oaks-Westlake Village Regional Chamber of Commerce is currently taking reservations for its Spring Business Expo and Trade Show, scheduled for Thurs., May 6 at the Hyatt Westlake Plaza. About 2,000 sightseers are expected to attend the 5 to 8 p.m. event that’s free to the public. The early registration […]


“Eternal Sunshine

of the Spotless Mind" Directed by: Michel Gondry Starring: Jim Carrey, Kate Winslet, Tom Wilkinson, Kirsten Dunst, Mark Ruffalo and Elijah Wood Rated: R (for adult language, slight sexual innuendo and drug reference) Running time: 110 minutes Best suited for: love story aficionados, the hopelessly romantic, Carrey and (screenwriter) Kaufman fans Least suited for: may be too esoteric/disjointed for the […]

Agoura Hills man missing

Agoura Hills resident Timothy Perryman, 53, was reported missing to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department on Monday. Detective Diane Harris of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Homicide Division, Missing Persons Detail, said authorities are seeking public assistance in locating Perryman. Family members last saw Perryman on Sun., March 28 at around 1 p.m. After removing his photos and […]

Six new members named to

Boys & Girls Club Board of Directors

Boys & Girls Club Board of Directors The Boys & Girls Club of Conejo & Las Virgenes has named six new members to its board of governors: Chris Cuilty, CFO, Westlake Village Inn of Westlake Properties in Westlake Village; Mario J. de los Cobos, director of community, government and alumni relations at California State University Channel Islands in Camarillo; Donna […]

Acupuncture arrives in Westlake Village

Acupuncture Heal Inc. has just opened in Westlake Village. Three acupuncturists practice acupuncture, herbal treatment and Tui Na (Chinese massage) in addition to prevention programs, such as integrating diet and breathing exercise (e.g., Tai Chi or Qi Gong) in their treatment. They specialize in health care and pain management without the use of synthetic drugs, emphasizing the natural healing process. […]

Agoura Hills

A minivan window was damaged and a professional’s amplifier was stolen. The $5,300 loss occurred the night of March 18 in the 5400 block of Alfonso Court. The total loss was $2,520 after a vehicle window was shattered between 10:50 and 11:50 p.m. March 19 in the 30400 block of Canwood Street and a stereo and CDs were stolen. Between […]

Icon of the ‘60s rocks Moorpark

By Lori Porter porter@theacorn.com Although some residents may have thought they felt an earthquake, it really was just Richie Havens performing at The Theater on High Street in Moorpark Saturday night that shook things up. Havens, just one of many performers highlighted at Woodstock in 1969, another earth-moving event, seems too big to visit Moorpark. But Havens doesn’t seem to […]