2004-07-08

Stand-up citizens score again



Novices to learn about computers



The Agoura Hills Department of Community Services is offering an Introduction to Computers class for adults 18 and up from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursdays, July 15 through Aug. 5, at the Agoura Hills Recreation Center, 30610 Thousand Oaks Blvd., Agoura Hills. The class will teach the basics of computer operation. Participants will learn about computer hardware, MS-DOS and Microsoft […]

CSUN course offered in T.O.



CSUN course offered in T.O. Cal State University Northridge Extension is offering a "Human Resources Management" class as part of its Master of Public Administration program from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays, July 10 to Aug. 7, at the Thousand Oaks Inn, 75. W. Thousand Oaks Blvd. The course fee is $705. The Master of Public Administration is a […]

Turn your vacation into a spiritual journey



If you are looking for a vacation to lift your spirits, you may be interested in visiting some of the world’s most inspiring and revered spiritual sites in the country. Where can you see these sites? Surprisingly, they are in Washington, D.C. The modern museums at the Pope John Paul II Cultural Center offer an environment for people of all […]

Military stood tall during Reagan ceremonies



I wish to express my gratitude to all our military personnel who performed so magnificently during former President Ronald Reagan’s funeral events. Your dedication to duty and professionalism created the pageantry that allowed each of us to feel the unity and majesty of our great nation. A hearty well done. Karmen Brower Calabasas

Assemblywoman visits



Become a tourist in your hometown

Even if you

Even if you’re only a few miles from home, check into a hotel Just about everyone could use a weekend getaway, but sometimes the rush of traveling or high gasoline prices can make you rethink your plans. Fortunately, there is a happy medium between a far-flung weekend and the same old boring routine. The next time you’re itching for a […]

Local students earn kudos, graduate



Douglas Kane, Jr. Douglas Kane, Jr. (Rob), a 2000 graduate of Agoura High School, was commissioned as a Navy Ensign on May 28 during graduation ceremonies at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md. Ensign Kane graduated with a degree in computer science and was selected to attend the Naval Post Graduate School in Monterey, where he will earn a […]

Sunday’s message will be about Job



Sunday’s message will be about Job "A Man Named Job" will be the message delivered by Rev. Mary Lacalle when Unity Center Church meets at 10 a.m. Sun., July 11 at 1414 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., Ste. 113, Thousand Oaks, in the Gold Coast Plaza. Music will be performed by accompanist Zach Spencer and vocalist John Clement. Youth education and […]

Public praised for helping young victims of AIDS



Thank you very much for publishing my article in the May 13 edition of The Acorn about the Baraka Library for orphan children who are victims of AIDS in Makobe, Kenya. It meant a lot to see the article published because we knew that people would be able to learn about what we were doing, and participate if they are […]


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