Schools are off to a reasonably good start

By Stephanie Bertholdo bertholdo@thacorn.com Las Virgenes Unified School District opened with relatively few problems on Sept. 1. According to Donald Zimring, deputy superintendent, the glitches were minor. The H Building at Calabasas High School was found trashed, he said. The vandalism might have been a senior prank, Zimring added. A new bus system, which is being subsidized by the city […]

GOP opens new headquarters

GOP opens new headquarters The 41st Republican Central Committee has opened new headquarters to serve the West Valley at 19318 Ventura Blvd. in Tarzana. Registration and efforts to support the Republican candidates in the Nov. 2 election are in progress at the headquarters, open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Literature highlighting candidates and important election issues […]

Arthritis Support Group resumes its meetings

The Arthritis Support Group of the Conejo Valley offers encouragement and support, provides medical and educational opportunities, and encourages attendees to share problems and learn ways to cope. The group meets from 10 a.m. to noon the second Saturday of each month at the former Westlake Hospital, 4415 S. Lakeview Canyon Road, Westlake Village. The topic for the Sept. 11 […]

The Acorn’s High School Football Game of the Week

Westlake Warriors (0-0) at
Hueneme Vikings (0-0)

Westlake Warriors (0-0) at Hueneme Vikings (0-0) Friday, 7 p.m. By Kyle Jorrey jorrey@theacorn.com Friday night will mark the start of this season’s high school football schedule, and no team’s performance will be more closely scrutinized than that of defending CIF Div. IV champion Westlake—which opens its season on the road against defending Pacific View League champ Hueneme. Though they […]

Donations sought for unwed mothers

Senior Girl Scout Kelsey Nolan in conjunction with the confirmation program at St. Maximilian Kolbe Catholic Church will sponsor a "Silent" Mom and Baby Shower for Angels Way from noon to 3 p.m. Sat., Oct. 2 and from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 5:15 to 6:45 p.m. Sun., Oct. 3 in Room 2 at the church, 5801 Kanan Road, […]

This play will give chills to its audience

This play will give chills to its audience Elite Theatre Company is presenting "Blood Relations" through Sun., Sept. 19 at the Petit Playhouse, 730 S. "B" St., Heritage Square in downtown Oxnard. This "chilling" play-within-a-play reveals the stifling repression and puritanical Victorian influences of the late 19th Century that may have driven Lizzie Borden to the axe-wielding act of desperation […]

Jewish High Holy Days arrive soon

Young filmmakers who received $30,000 for movie to premiere project

By Michael Picarella pic@theacorn.com Just over a year ago, Agoura Hills filmmakers Brandon Nicholas, 19, Brian Hahn, 16, and Shae Horton, 16, premiered a movie they made. It was called "Oniroi." A day after the screening, a couple (who prefers to remain anonymous), impressed by the work and curious about what the boys could do with more money, contacted them, […]

Post Polio Support Group resumes its meetings with an open discussion on Saturday

Post Polio Support Group resumes its meetings with an open discussion on Saturday The Post Polio Support Group will meet at 1:30 p.m. Sat., Sept. 11 in the Fireside Room at United Methodist Church, 2394 Erringer Road, Simi Valley (at the corner of Erringer and Cochran). The event will feature an open discussion as the group resumes its regular monthly […]

Weekend schedule (home team listed first)

El Camino Real vs. Calabasas

Weekend schedule (home team listed first) El Camino Real vs. Calabasas Friday, 7 p.m. Buena vs. Agoura Friday, 7:30 p.m. Viewpoint vs. CSDR Friday, 7 p.m. Verdugo Hills vs. Oak Park Friday, 7 p.m. Ventura vs. Moorpark Friday, 7 p.m. Thousand Oaks vs. Crescenta Valley Friday, 7 p.m. Newbury Park vs. Cienega (Ariz) Friday, 7 p.m. Muir (Pasadena) vs. Oaks […]

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