Water board names officers

The Board of Directors of Las Virgenes Municipal Water District ((LVMWD) has elected new officers for two-year terms selecting Charles Caspary of Hidden Hills as president; Joseph Bowman of Westlake Village as vice-president; Ann Dorgelo of Agoura Hills as secretary; and Glen Peterson of Agoura Hills as treasurer. Board members Caspary and Bowman also took the oath of office for […]

Tightly knit bunch

Young adults are invited to join members of the Thousand Oaks Library’s Teen Advisory League and Westlake High School’s "Sheep Club" for two informal knitting programs at the Thousand Oaks Library, 1401 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. The first get-together will be from 7 to 8:45 p.m. Thurs., Feb. 10; the second will be at the same time on Thurs., […]


JAN. 29   Puppet Show City of Calabasas Library, 23975 Park Sorrento, Calabasas will present "The Stroud Puppets in Grandpa Jake’s Basement Puppet Show" at 2 p.m. for ages 3 and up featuring fun, stories and song. Free tickets required; pick up at reference desk with proof of library card. (818) 225-7616, ext. 8

Part two of a column that began last week

Part two of a column that began last week: I believe a big reason for the increasing amount of specialization we see in high sports is the advent of club teams that operate year-round when the athletes aren’t involved in their high school seasons. For a price, these clubs allow players to compete continually in their perspective sports in between […]

‘East Meets West’ concert is Jan. 28

‘East Meets West’ concert is Jan. 28 The Westlake Village Music Society, a community outreach program sponsored by Music Ministry at United Methodist Church of Westlake Village, will host an "East Meets West" concert at 7:30 p.m. Fri., Jan. 28 at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 32111 Watergate Road, Westlake Village. The Pacific Harmony String Quartet will perform. Their program will include […]

Murder hearing postponed for Agoura woman

By Stephanie Bertholdo bertholdo@theacorn.com The preliminary hearing setting for April Soma, the Agoura Hills woman accused of murdering her husband on New Year’s Eve, was postponed by Van Nuys Superior Court until Feb. 25. If both parties are prepared at this time, the preliminary hearing date will be scheduled. No testimony is expected at the preliminary hearing setting. Soma pleaded […]

Spring has sprung

Chamber to host annual installation luncheon

Chamber to host annual installation luncheon The Agoura/Oak Park/Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual officer installation luncheon at 11:30 a.m. on Thurs., Feb. 3 at the Westlake Village Inn in Westlake Village. Special guests include Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky, Los Angeles City Councilman Dennis Zine, California Assemblywoman Fran Pavley and Ventura County Sheriff Bob Brooks. […]

Lions have all the makings of another title team

Blessed again with talent and plenty of depth, the
Oaks Christian girls

Blessed again with talent and plenty of depth, the Oaks Christian girls’ soccer team remains a favorite to repeat

Folk ensemble comes to Kavli

The Sarah Sommer Chai Folk Ensemble will perform at 7:30 p.m. Thurs., Feb. 10 in the Kavli Theatre at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd. The 45-member Canadian-based ensemble performs Israeli music and dance to live orchestra and singers. The concert is part of the ensemble’s 41st anniversary season celebration and will feature dance and […]