Local actor in spotlight

By Michael Picarella pic@theacorn.com As a teenager, Westlake Village actor Brian Napolitan, 24, said he often felt self-conscious about being overweight and often would act like someone else to feel better about himself. He has since used acting as a form of therapy for life’s hardships. A Northern California native, Napolitan has already starred in two feature-length movies, several short […]

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day

Viewpoint School wins Bravo award

By Daniel Wolowicz danielw@theacorn.com Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up. —Pablo Picasso Viewpoint School Headmaster Robert Dworkoski fosters Picasso’s belief that all children are artists. That philosophy was affirmed when his school recently won the 2005 Bravo Award for excellence in arts and education. "It was an exhilarating feeling […]

Growing moms clubs reflect national trend

By Sophia Fischer sfischeracorn@yahoo.com Agoura Hills moms looking for play dates for their children and interaction with other moms are invited to join a new chapter of the MOMS Club. The first official chapter event is Fri., March 18, at 10:30 a.m. in Old Agoura Park. Healthy snacks will be provided. No RSVP is necessary; just show up. Sue Jacobs […]

Students need to be aware of porn viewers

Students need to be aware of porn viewers Regarding the issue of the men viewing pornography in the Oak Park Library, the school district is going to do the same thing about it as they are doing about the registered sex offender that lives across the street from Medea Creek Middle School. Nada. Nothing. They cannot and will not do […]

Dance group raises funds

Students at Retter’s Academy of Dance have raised more than $2,500 for the United Way International Tsunami Relief Fund through T-shirt sales. Student members of the Thoughfulness Committee (TLC) created T-shirts with a large pink heart in the background and the word "Danceitarian," indicating that these dancers also focus on humanitarian endeavors. TLC was created under the leadership of Executive […]

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