2006-08-31

Students back in school with clean slate



Facing the possibility of declining enrollment, Oak Park administrators say they are pleased to report that more students started school this week than in years past. “Enrollment seems to be up,” said Tony Knight, Oak Park Unified School District superintendent. “We thought we’d be down quite a few students, but it doesn’t look like it. We had more people moving […]

Entries sought for photo contest



The National Park Service invites outdoors enthusiasts to enter their best photograph of any site within the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area in their annual “Spirit of the Mountains” photo contest. Categories are: plants (flowers, grasses and trees); animals including reptiles, mammals and birds; insects; scenic shots (vistas, seasons and water); people in parklands; and elements of change (earth, […]

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New tenant for Townsgate Tech Lee & Associates agents Marc Spellman, Mark Leonard and footwear and accessories appealing to one of the largest and most rapidly growing demographics in the nation. They currently operate over 134 stores in premium malls across the nation. Nutrition store Mike Tingus completed a $3.3 consolidates million, multi-year lease encompassing 15,271 square feet with The […]

Westlake Warriors



Last season’s results: (Tied for 6th in Marmonte, 3-7 overall). After entering 2005 with so much talent and heavy expectations, Westlake’s season came to a crashing halt thanks to a rash of injuries to key players such as Jeff Rapoport, Jeff Miller and Erik Schneider. A 40-0 shutout victory in the season opener was followed by five consecutive losses. The […]

‘Where is God?is sermon topic



The Rev. Gary Alan Dickey’s communion message will be “Where is God?” at the 8, 9 and 10:30 a.m. worship services Sun., Sept. 3 at the United Methodist Church of Westlake Village, 1049 Westlake Blvd., Westlake Village. Sunday School classes for all ages will meet at 9 a.m. Childcare will be available during the 9 and 10:30 services. For more […]

Don’t believe Lowe’s ‘spin’



Michael Edelstein and Barbara Ericson are both right on point in revealing truth instead olies as regards the Lowe’s projecand the information being disseminated. The document which Erickson referred to in pointing to the truth about design controwas prepared by the city’s attorney at the direction of the city council and is available for all to verify for themselves on […]

This Home Is Light And Open



This lovely Thousand Oaks home has 4-bedrooms, a bonus room, 3-baths and is approximately 3,088 square foot per builder. This home has a light and open floorplan with neutral carpeting, custom tile and window treatments. There is an elegant living room with a vaulted ceiling, a family room with a fireplace and wet bar, and a formal dining room. The […]

Las Virgenes campuses open



Las Virgenes Unified School District fall classes opened yesterday with slightly fewer students overall, but more kindergartners at some campuses and increases at the Agoura Hills and Calabasas high schools. “We’re still in a slight decline,” Deputy Superintendent Donald Zimring said. “We were just above 12,000 last year and we anticipate being just below 12,000 this year.” Enrollment numbers at […]

Acorn Newspapers lose a longtime friend



There aren’t enough people like Claire Vereczky Malis. Now there’s one fewer. She died on Sunday at 83 and the sun isn’t shining as brightly now that she’s gone. We met in the late ’80s. The Acorn needed somebody who could rewrite press releases and take care of Datebook, our calendar of events. Claire had already worked here. She knew […]

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Oak Park Unified

          DistrictOffice Switchboard: (818)735-3200           Administration     Dr. Tony Knight, Superinten- dent: TKnight@opusd.k12.ca.us     Cliff Moore, Asst. Superinten- dent: cmoore@opusd.k12.ca.us     Debra Burgher, Principal, Brookside Elementary School: dburgher@opusd.k12.ca.us     Leslie Heilbron, Principal, Oak Hills Elementary School: lheilbron@opusd.k12.ca.us     Jon Duim, Principal, Red Oak Elementary School: jduim@opusd.k12.ca.us     Laurel Ford, Principal, Medea Creek Middle School: lford@opusd.k12.ca.us     Lynn McCormack, Principal, Oak   Park   High   School: lmccormack@opusd.k12.ca.us     Lou Tabone, Principal, Oak View […]


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