2007-06-14

Grads from Oaks Christian have faith in the future



The 150 students at Oaks Christian School who make up the class of 2007 are going placesAlmost all of the graduates at the June 7 commencement at Calvary Community Church in Westlake Village will attend college in the fall. College choices were revealed through a slide show. Each graduating senior was showcased through baby pictures and senior photographs, underscored by […]

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Opera company presents recital



The Center Stage Opera will present a recital of selections from the company’s upcoming production of Charles Gounod’s “Romeo and Juliette” at 7 p.m. Sun., June 17 at St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church, One Church Road, Thousand Oaks. A reception for the vocalists will follow the recital. The full opera will be performed Sat. and Sun., June 23 and 24 at […]

Katy Ho and Bonnie Kronfeld



Katy Ho and Bonnie Kronfeld were congratulated for outstanding production in the month of May by Chuck Leko and Michael Schaller, owners of Century 21 Adobe Realty in Agoura Hills. Ho was recognized for top listings and top sales, and Kronfeld was honored for top gross commission. They can be reached at (818) 338-1100 or stop by 5683 Kanan Road, […]

This Father’s Day has a twis



His father’s motorcycle takes Devin Trudeau, 8, to places his legs never could. This Sunday Devin and his dad will spend Father’s Day like they spend most weekends- riding their Russian-made Ural motorcycle that includes a sidecar. The second grader has trouble walking due to complications from a premature birth and requires a walker. Devin has cerebral palsy and hydrocephalus, […]

Junior Girl Scouts earn top honor



Girl Scout Troop No. 1034 in Oak Park completed the highest form of award at the Junior level in Girl Scouting, the Bronze Award. For their project, they helped a local charity called “Support for the Kids,” which benefits foster and underprivileged children in Ventura County communities. The charity arrange for tutors in the children’s homes and has yearly events […]

Make recycling fun, easy for the whole family



Getting the whole family involved in something as simple as recycling can make a difference and can even be fun and easy. Take glass, for instance. All those jars of pasta sauce, beverage bottles and mayonnaise containers can really pile up. Recycling one glass bottle saves enough energy to power a 60-watt bulb for four hours, a computer for 30 […]

Viewpoint prep school sends motivated graduates into the world



“Every child begins to write his or her destiny at the moment they graduate from high school,” said Sam Haskell, proud parent of a Viewpoint Upper School student who is graduating this year. Haskell was the commencement speaker at the Calabasas school’s graduation ceremony last Saturday. As the former worldwide head of television for the William Morris Agency, president of […]

Let us hear your ‘tails’



The Acorn invites you to send your favorite pet story for publication on the Critter Corner page. We love our pets and want to give them the recognition they deserve. Send your pet story to: The Acorn, 30423 Canwood St., Ste. 108, Agoura Hills, CA 91301; e-mail your tale to newstip@theacorn.com, or fax us at (818) 706-8942.

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