Local politics take center stage Nov. 8 when voters go to the polls to decide a pair of city council and school board races, several state legislative propositions, and a development project in Calabasas that has split the community into two warring factions. In the race for the Agoura Hills City Council, challenger Todd August was leading in campaign contributions […]
The directors of the Thousand Oaks-based Discovery Center for Science and Technology were chosen to be presenters at an international conference of museums and science centers—again. The Association of Science and Technology Centers (ASTC) held its annual conference Oct. 15 to 18 in Virginia. Included in the organization’s more than 500 members are world-famous museums, science centers, nature centers, aquariums, […]
The public is invited to enjoy a Victorian holiday setting, refreshments and free museum admission during Leonis Adobe Museum’s annual Open House on Sat., Nov. 12, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The open house includes the holiday gift bazaar, with 20 percent discounts on all items in the Museum Store, including unique decorations, gift items, rare books, children’s toys […]
Agoura High School’s 40member marching band performed at Rose Bowl Stadium Sat., Oct. 22 as part of UCLA’s annual band day. The high school band practiced with UCLA’s marching band and then played at halftime in front of thousands of spectators.
The Acorn invites you to send your favorite pet story for publication on the Critter Corner page. Not to exceed 300 words, your story can be about an interesting occurrence, or an inspirational moment involving your pet. Maybe there was a close call with danger, and perhaps your pet became a hero. Or may be you just want to tell […]
The question: Every year, rumor says that the legal age to get a California driver’s license will be changed from 16 to 18. Will the legal age to get a driver’s license actually be changed to 18? The answer: Currently, there is no law that says the legal age to get a California driver’s license has changed from 16 to […]
Ken and Barbie Heller of Coldwell Banker Westlake Village Promenade, were recently congratulated for having sold 35 condo units since Sept. 24, 2005 and having listed and sold over $17.3 million during a recent 30-day period. The Heller’s are ranked among the top five for the Westlake Village Promenade office 2004, and are continually ranked among the top producers for […]
Iemanya Oceanica will host its inaugural Charity Soiree 6 to 10:30 p.m. Sat., Nov. 5 at the Sherwood Country Club, 320 W. Strafford Road, Thousand Oaks. The event will include a champagne reception, dinner with wine by Sherwood Country Club’s Executive Chef Alberto Vazquez, live and silent auctions, interactive contests, live dance entertainment and a keynote speaker, the world’s top […]