2004-05-27

Traffic fines in Oak park school zones to double



By Lori Porter porter@theacorn.com Motorists in Oak Park should pay closer attention to how they drive in school zones. The Oak Park Unified School District Board of Education recently voted 3-2 in favor of increased fines and penalties for traffic violations that occur within school zones. The action was taken in accordance with Assembly Bill 1886. It will affect all […]

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Rewards of playing too great to lose because of lawsuit



Martin Atkinson-Barr was whining, complaining and throwing a temper tantrum about Agoura Pony Baseball when I was 13 and is still doing so today, bringing his Ebenezer Scrooge attitude to Agoura Pony Baseball. I have lived my full 20 years of life in Agoura Hills. I spent 10 of those years playing baseball for Agoura Pony Baseball, two years umpiring, […]

Parents, kids upset by dismissal of teacher



Several second-grade students and parents at Brookside Elementary School in Oak Park were upset last week after a teacher was suddenly dismissed from her post as a long-term substitute teacher. In what’s described as a conference that did not go well, the teacher was fired during the school day last Fri., May 21, upsetting many parents who learned their children […]

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Sumac to offer summer camps



The city of Agoura Hills Department of Community Services has openings in both its Little Learners Summer Camp for kids 5 and 6 and Camp Summer Fun for kids 6 through 10. The camps run from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, June 14 through Aug. 12 and will be held at Sumac Elementary School in Agoura Hills. […]

Stop suing, let the kids play ball



I have been reading with interest Mr. Atkinson-Barr’s reasons why the Agoura Pony Baseball organization should no longer be at Lupin Hill. I am a grandparent who attends all my grandson’s baseball games. Many of these games are at Lupin Hill. I have never seen any drinking of beer or hard liquor. I have never seen "tailgate parties." What I […]

Oaks Christian, Wayne Gretzky, others host fundraiser



By Lori Porter porter@theacorn.com With David Murdock and Janet and Wayne Gretzky as hosts, Oaks Christian School presented its fourth annual dinner/auction, "An Evening in the Garden," last Saturday at Murdock’s Ventura Farms estate. Almost 800 guests were in attendance and proceeds from the event will benefit the school’s financial aid and scholarship program. OCS is committed to providing financial […]

Annual Artist Studio Tour

Coming June 5 and 6

Topanga Canyon Gallery will host its third annual Artists Studio Tour from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sat., June 5 and from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sun., June 6. The public is invited to view the artists’ work at the gallery and may then tour the artists’ studios located throughout the canyon on a self-guided tour. There will be […]


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