Bartos-McGirr get married

Blythe Pilar Bartos and Michael Page McGirr were married Sat., April 9 at St. Jude’s Catholic Church, Westlake Village. The bride is the daughter of Joseph and Pilar Bartos of Agoura Hills. She attended Yerba Buena Elementary School, Lindero Canyon Middle School and Agoura High School, and graduated from the University of Chicago School of Medicine. She is a first-year […]

Los Robles receives new high-tech equipment

The first installation of a Gamma Knife machine between Los Angeles and San Francisco took place April 2 at Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center in Thousand Oaks. The equipment gives local residents the most advanced brain tumor treatment available. The Leksell Gamma Knife is the latest generation in noninvasive treatment of benign and malignant brain tumors, vascular malformations and […]

OC netters maintain dominance over Oak Park

By Kyle Jorrey jorrey@theacorn.com With the Lions riding an eight-game win streak and the Eagles a seven, something had to give Tuesday night in the first meeting of the season between the Oaks Christian and Oak Park boys’ volleyball teams. Unfortunately for the Eagles, it was the Lions that ended up doing most of the taking on a night that […]

Sail Away in Thousand Oaks

The Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza Foundation will present Noel Coward’s nautical-themed comedy "Sail Away" at 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Sun., April 24 in the Janet and Ray Scherr Forum Theatre at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza. "Sail Away" is the story of a cruise director who finds love and happiness in the arms of a younger passenger. Tickets […]

Casino night hits the jackpot

By Daniel Wolowicz Danielw@theacorn.com Laissez les bon temps rouler! Or for those who don’t speak French—let the good times roll! If you’ve ever been to Mardi Gras in New Orleans, you know it’s an invitation to have a great time. That’s why the Brookside Elementary School Parent Teacher Association chose the celebration as the theme for its school fundraiser. The […]

Brown, Kapich engagement

Samara Joy Brown, the daughter of Robin and Shirley Brown of Calabasas, will marry Kevin Edward Kapich, the son of Rich and Debi Helferich of Encinitas and Gary and Yosi Kapich of Canoga Park, on July 3 at the St. Julien Hotel in Boulder, Colo. The bride-to-be is a graduate of the University of Colorado at Boulder, where she earned […]

Colon cancer not deadly if caught early

Although Bob Miller, 59, of Agoura Hills, followed the American Cancer Society’s recommendations for nutrition and physical activity, when it came to regular colon cancer screenings, Miller fell short. It was an oversight that could have cost him his life. Colon cancer is the third most common cancer in men and women in the U.S. and the second-leading cancer killer. […]

A cheerleader’s tale

By Kyle Jorrey jorrey@theacorn.com Even in an arena full of thousands of raging basketball fans, Samantha Reiss’s smile still makes her a crowd standout. As a one of 18 members of the Golden State Warriors girls cheerleading and dance team, the 1999 graduate of Agoura High School spent 41 nights this past season on center court at The Arena in […]

Café features European art

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