2004-10-28

AHS hosts comedy night



The ComedySportz team at Agoura High School will begin its new season on Fri., Oct. 29 with a Halloween-themed show in the G Building at the school, 28545 Driver Ave., Agoura Hills. The junior varsity team performs at 6 p.m., varsity at 7 p.m. ComedySportz is a national improvisational comedy theatre experience described as "fun for the entire family." The […]

Likes Blasman



I had the pleasure of serving on the Oak Park Unified School District Board of Education for eight years with Wayne Blasman. Wayne’s leadership and business background were tremendous assets to the board, and I am confident he will be an innovative, productive member of the Triunfo Sanitation District’s board as well. Oak Park Unified School District is a significant […]

Students to collect eyeglasses for Halloween



Youngsters in Calabasas are planning to collect more than Halloween candy for Sight Night, a project begun by Brighton Ring, a junior at Viewpoint Upper School in Calabasas. "They’ll help give the gift of sight by gathering used eyeglasses while they trick-or-treat in our community," Brighton said. The used eyeglasses collected will be recycled and hand delivered to people in […]

International singer coming to town



By Sophia Fischer sfischer@theacorn.com International singing star Noa, who has sung for the Pope, for presidents, and with some of the world’s leading musicians, will bring her spiritual, mystical style to the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza for a performance at 7:30 p.m. on Sun., Nov. 28. Sponsored by Temple Beth Haverim in Agoura Hills, the concert will mark Noa’s […]

Local firm offers products for memory-based hardware



BetterRAM.com is a division of Westlake Village-based Xplain Corporation. BetterRAM is a mail order, retail sales and distribution company offering a wide collection of memory products ranging from computers to cameras to other devices such as routers. "The great thing about BetterRAM.com’s build to order approach is that customers get exactly what they need, with less overhead and lower costs, […]

Chargers bear down in race for Marmonte title



By Steve Ames Special to the Acorn Agoura High School’s water polo team has more than one goal this season. One is obvious, the one at the end of the pool where the team literally scores it goals. The other will be to win this season’s Marmonte League title or at least get a berth in the California Interscholastic Federation […]

‘The Skin of Their Teeth,’ fall play at Agoura High, a satire with a serious side



The Agoura High School Theatre Department’s fall production will be Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play, "The Skin of our Teeth," described as a satirical farce with serious undertones about the end of the world, with a dinosaur and a mammoth making appearances. The "brilliantly written" play is deemed appropriate for the entire family. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. The […]

Stark best for Triunfo



Stark best for Triunfo I am writing in support of reelecting Ron Stark to the Triunfo Sanitation District Board of Directors. I have known Ron for over 10 years and have also had the privilege of working with him for several years. He has consistently been a tenacious champion and guardian for his community. He has fought hard to bring […]