2005-05-18

Oak Park government is back at full strength



Oak Park government is back at full strength By Daniel Wolowicz danielw@theacorn.com The Ventura County Board of Supervisors unanimously accepted Supervisor Linda Parks’ nominations of Bonnie Biddison and Jay Kapitz to fill two seats on the Oak Park Municipal Advisory Council. Biddison and Kapitz were chosen out of a field of 18 applicants and will be sworn in at the […]

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Repealing state control over dairy pricing was the focus of The Acorn’s front page this week in 1975. Local businessman Vance Moran had initiated the controversy several months earlier when he sold butter for less than the state permitted. The issue was publicized and local residents signed petitions calling for the repeal. A bill was sent through the state’s Senate […]

Agoura Hills dancers take first place



Agoura Hills Dance and Performing Arts Center students won a host of top prizes at the "Thunderstruck" Dance Competition on May 7 in Alta Loma. The "Workin’ Day N’ Night" tap number received the "lightening gold" and "first place overall" trophy and cash awards. Dancers were Ari Imazu of West Hills, Alex Epstein, Becca Hirsch, Jenna Bermann and Carly Melber […]

Trinity Clothing



The gala grand opening of Trinity Clothing Company, a new upscale women’s boutique, will be from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sat., May 21 at 3691 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd. at the Paseo Marketplace in Westlake Village across from the Auto Mall). The clothing store owners are sisters Deanna and LaVonne Grady. "We’ve got hors d’oeuvres and music," said Deanna […]

VIPs pay a visit



Community offered durable power of attorney program



Hospice of the Conejo and Livingston Memorial Hospice invites the community to attend a free program on the Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care at 7 p.m. Tues., May 31 at the Newbury Park Library, 2331 Borchard Road, Newbury Park. Guest speakers will be Betty Odello, R.N., Professor of bioethics at Pierce College and Lynn Powe, R.N. and attorney. […]

Agoura Chargers



All events (subject to change) are listed by name, location and time if provided. If calendars are modified, school sources are asked to contact us with updated information at newstip@theacorn.com Agoura Chargers Fri. May 20 Make-up STAR testing Spring play/G Bldg./7 p.m. (through Sat.) Sat., May 21 Relay for Life/stadium (through Sun. Tues., May 24 Board meeting/district office/6 p.m. Wed., […]

Dakota’s proposed for Westlake Village



Dakota’s proposed for Westlake Village 7,000-square-foot steakhouse would include 300-person dining room By Daniel Wolowicz danielw@theacorn.com Plans to build a Dakota’s Mesquite BBQ & Steakhouse restaurant were recently reviewed by the Westlake Village City Council. The restaurant’s proposed location is the corner of Russell Ranch and Lindero Canyon roads in north Westlake Village The restaurant would be one of two […]

Firefighters demonstrate their skills



Event weds music, fashion and art

These teens rock your world

By Michelle Knight knight@theacorn.com Pardeese Ehya has always volunteered to help others. According to her mother, the Westlake High School senior helped in soup kitchens and children’s hospitals as a younger girl. "I think it’s in her blood to help in the community," said Shooreh Maleki Ehya of her 18-year-old daughter. It was only natural that Pardeese (better known as […]


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