2004-10-14

Two-day workshop will teach children about making movies



Two-day workshop will teach children about making movies Movies by Kids is a creative program designed to teach students the process of filmmaking and animation. Movies by Kids will offer its annual Scary Halloween Movie Workshop from 5 to 9 p.m. Fri. and Sat., Oct. 29 and 30 at the Agoura Hills/Calabasas Community Center, 27040 Mali-bu Hills Road, Calabasas. Advance […]

Abortion only one of several issues



Partial birth abortion is only one of the hottest topics of this coming election. How about the brave men and women sent by Mr. Bush to Iraq who are witness to death and mutilation of human beings who have already had a taste of life? Mr. Moses, spare us the gory details you wrote about and hope in your lifetime […]

For the record



We had some recent money problems. An article in the Sept. 30 edition had some faulty dollar amounts regarding how much money the Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy would allocate for the purchase of Soka University. The Conservancy would use $4 million from Prop. 50 funds and $6 million from Prop. 40 funds—not $9.5 million and $12.5 million respectively. Regarding a […]

Change smoke alarm batteries when Standard Time returns



Home fires affect the lives of American families every 85 seconds. That’s why the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) and more than 5,700 fire departments nationwide "keep going" and urge families to Change Your Clock, Change Your Battery™. Participation is easy. When you change your clocks back on Sun., Oct. 31, make sure to also change the battery in […]

Breast cancer testing, screening crucial for proper treatment

Fairfax-Northern Virginia Hematology

By Dr. Nicholas Robert Fairfax-Northern Virginia Hematology This October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month will inspire millions of women to participate in breast cancer walks and races, schedule mammograms or talk to their doctors about breast health. However, recent studies show that most women are only screened for breast cancer half as often as is recommended by physicians. Women over 40 […]

Marmonte Standings



League Overall Team W-L-T W-L-T Newbury 2-0-0 4-1-0 Royal 2-0-0 3-2-0 T.O. 1-1-0 4-1-0 Agoura 1-1-0 3-2-0 Moorpark 1-1-0 2-3-0 Westlake 1-1-0 2-3-0 Simi Valley 0-2-0 2-3-0 Calabasas 0-2-0 0-5-0

Lecture on stem cell research enlightens community



By Lori Porter porter@theacorn.com Redeemer Lutheran Church of Thousand Oaks hosted a presentation Sunday on stem cell research. Timothy Osslund, PhD, a scientist and researcher from Amgen’s Pharmaceutical Division, was the featured speaker. The Rev. Elroi Reimnitz of Redeemer invited Osslund to speak on an issue that voters will consider on the Nov. 2 ballot when they cast votes on […]

Letter on partial birth abortion condemned



Phil Moses’ unnecessarily graphic account of partial birth abortion was profoundly disturbing and had no place taking up space in a newspaper. Who takes pleasure, as Mr. Moses seemed to, in graphically explaining this disgusting procedure and writing to a paper so that others are exposed to his sadistic portrayal of this type of abortion? Furthermore, his self-righteous, judgmental closing […]

Lost Hills Station to host Open House



The Malibu/Lost Hills Sheriff’s Station will host an Open House from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sat., Oct. 23 at 27050 Agoura Road, Calabasas. Families are invited to attend and learn about public safety. Special appearances will be made by an L.A. County Fire Department’s helicopter, an Urban Search and Rescue vehicle and a paramedic squad. The L.A. County search […]

Family fiesta to mark Reyes Adobe opening on Saturday



The Reyes Adobe Rancho, California’s newest historic landmark, located off Reyes Adobe Road in Agoura Hills, will be the site of opening day festivities hosted by the city of Agoura Hills from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sat., Oct. 16. Rancho-era culture and activities that will be featured include early California music and dance; adobe brickmaking for kids; kids’ games […]


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