2006-04-27

Westlake Yacht Club launches new season



Ready to welcome guests



National Merit scholars named



Three local high school students were announced among the first group of Merit Scholarship winners for 2006. Jeffrey Su (Agoura High School), Eilish Boisvert (Westlake High School) and Alan Gilder (Newbury Park High School) were among 88 California students in the first round of corporate-sponsored National Merit Scholarship awards. National Merit Scholarship Foundation officials announced that 1,000 high school seniors […]

Oak Park has Slam ‘N’ Jam good time



JAMMIN’ FOR DOLLARS-Above, The Oak Park High School Jazz Band performs prior to the Slam ‘N’ Jam Fest last Sunday. The fundraiser featured culinary treats, entertainment by local bands and a basketball show starring the Harlem Ambassadors and Oak Park Drill Team. Right, Kevin Feinbloom of Thousand Oaks dances with Lade Majic of the Ambassadors. Left, Oak Park Dream Team’s […]

Westlake High students tackle intense, mature drama



The Westlake High School theater department will present Tennessee Williams’ drama “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” from Thurs. to Sat., May 4 to 6 and Thurs. to Sat., May 11 to13 in the school’s theater at 100 N. Lakeview Canyon Road, Westlake Village. All performances begin at 7 p.m. “Everyone familiar with this show, particularly those who remember Paul […]

Be animal wise



Now that spring has officially sprung and baby animals are being born in our backyards, we need to be cautious when dealing with the wildlife that surrounds us. Because constant development of neighborhoods and businesses is taking over previously untouched land, wild animals are forced to live in closer proximity with humans. With few alternatives available, they have no choice […]

Chuck Leko and Michael Schaller



Century 21 Adobe Realty announced that Century 21 Real Estate, franchisor of the world’s largest residential real estate sales organization, recently recognized the office with Century 21 Quality Service Pinnacle Award for 2005. “The Quality Service Pinnacle Award is an integral part of the Century 21 System’s commitment to excellence and recognizes Century 21 Adobe Realty’s dedication to this making […]

Group targets child slavery in carpet industry



The Indian carpet industry is hiding something, and we’re not talking about the stains or scratches on your flooring. While the arabesque rugs produced in the Uttar Pradesh region of India are noted for their beauty, many believe that the manufacturing of these carpets also relies on brutality and ugliness. Taking advantage of cheap labor, rug and carpet producers often […]

Baseball, softball competition open for youth



The city of Agoura Hills Department of Community Services will host the ninth annual Pepsi: Pitch, Hit and Run Competition on Sun., May 7 at Forest Cove Park, 5451 Forest Cove Lane, Agoura Hills. This contest is free to participants. Registration is at 1:30 p.m., with the competition starting at 2 p.m. This contest is for youth ages 7 to […]

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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 this e-mail address: newstip@theacorn.com. Agoura Chargers Fri., April 28: “Songs of a New World”/G Bldg/7 p.m. Sat., April 29: “Songs of a New World”/G Bldg/7 p.m. Mon., May 1: AP exams/through […]


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