2005-03-02

Three cheers for Westlake



Valentines live on



All together now



Mystery writer to host meeting



Mystery writer Patricia Smiley, author of "False Profits," will be the featured speaker of the Ventura County Writers Club meeting at 7 p.m. Tues., March 8 at Borders Books, 125 Thousand Oaks Blvd. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, please call Karen Gorback at (805) 496-6204. The club is sponsoring a poetry contest open […]

Padgett hopes to stop wasteful city spending



Padgett hopes to stop wasteful city spending Having lived in Calabasas for 14 years, I’m glad to be able to serve our city. I have been elected twice to the board of directors of the Las Virgenes Water District. There, I was able to cut the cost of water by 10 percent and to block a planned increase in sewer […]

By Sophia Fischer sfischeracorn@yahoo.com



By Sophia Fischer sfischeracorn@yahoo.com A drama involving a horse took place at the Old Agoura home of Micki and Bob Salzman this week in 1975. Photos and a story about the incident appeared in The Acorn. One of the couple’s horses fell into a pipe trench dug for a sewer connection the day before. Bob heard his horse, Bo Jangles, […]

Paramedic move leaves Malibou Lake worried

Squad relocates to other side of freeway

By Stephanie Bertholdo bertholdo@theacorn.com Fire officials tried to calm fears last week about the relocation of a paramedic squad in Agoura Hills that some residents say would delay emergency response times to locations south of the 101 Freeway. The meeting, sponsored by the Los Angeles County Fire Department and the office of Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky, took place […]

Teens want dog park in Agoura Hills



By Stephanie Bertholdo bertholdo@theacorn.com Three dog-loving Agoura Hills teens have decided to take on city hall as a class project. Justin Rushing, 13, Kevin Goller, 13, and Scott Wilson, 14, are eighth-grade students at Lindero Canyon Middle School who have decided that Agoura Hills could use a dog park. The boys are trying to make their project a reality while […]

Music education stressed in March 10 concert broadcast



If you’re in tune with the notion that music is the heart of education, then you’re in harmony with millions of people around the world. An annual worldwide concert is bringing music to the ears of music lovers from about 175 countries. Aptly named "The World’s Largest Concert (WLC)," the WLC was created by the National Association for Music Education […]

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