2006-05-25

We can’t bear it – more sightings occur

Reporter gets firsthand look at latest visit from black bear

Another California black bear sauntered down from the mountains last Saturday, wending its way through Agoura Hills and jumping the backyard fences in Oak Park. There was a second sighting Sunday near Lindero Canyon Road and Bowfield Street in the North Ranch area of Thousand Oaks, but authorities aren’t sure if it was the same bear. Then on Tuesday another […]

Avian awareness



Local businesses affected by Kanan construction



There is a price for progress. The Kanan/101 freeway interchange construction may improve traffic flow upon completion, but some businesses in Agoura Hills feel the price they’re paying for the public good is too high. While some business owners have embraced the inevitable compromises they’ve been forced to make, others continue to negotiate with city officials. Invoking powers of eminent […]

Mazel tov! Jewish school receives accreditation



The accreditation of the religious school at Temple Beth Haverim in Agoura Hills has been renewed, officials said. It is the second time the school has been honored with accreditation. The first award was in 2000. The school is eligible to apply every six years. “Accreditation is validation that the school is going in the right direction in terms of […]

The home field advantage



Local residents were made proud six years ago when Agoura Hills resident Fran Pavley won election to the 41st California Assembly District. The newest favorite son hoping to represent our region in Sacramento is Barry Groveman, an environmental attorney and member of the Calabasas City Council. The other candidates in the Democratic primary are from Santa Monica. A Democrat is […]

Ferrari crash kills Oak Park man



Feline health tips offered to keep popular pets purring



One in three U.S. households owns at least one cat, making cats the most popular pet in America.According to the Humane Society of the United States, cats outnumber dogs by more than 11 million in the U.S., equalling more than 77 million cats which are kept as pets. With kitten season approaching, even more people will be welcoming new feline […]

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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., May 26: Comedy Sportz/G Bldg./6 p.m. Mon., May 29: Memorial Day/ no school Wed., May 31: ASB installation lunch Thurs., June 1: TAB meeting/ […]

Services at Lutheran Church



Westlake Lutheran Church hosts services at 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. every Sunday morning. Sunday School for all ages, preschool through adult, is at 9:40 a.m. Childcare is provided all morning. The church is at 2630A Townsgate Road. For more information, call (805) 497-4888 or visit www.westlakelutheran.com.

Largest 605 Model With A Huge Kitchen And Built-Ins



In Oak Park, this Morrison Sutton is the largest 605 model on large, private view lot with 5-bedrooms, 3.5-baths, pool, spa and sports court. There’s a huge kitchen with center island, large family room with built ins, fireplace, wet bar, French doors, crown molding, ceiling fans, wood blinds and shutters. The master suite has a sitting area, fireplace, walk in […]


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