Agoura Hills Vandals caused $2,000 in damages to a vehicle while the owner was shopping at the USA Gas Station on Kanan Road July 20. The culprits allegedly committed the crime because the vehicle’s owner didn’t want to give them money to buy food. Burglars stole two tennis bracelets valued at $4,000, two rings worth $23,000 and a wallet with […]

Angels in our community

I would like to say thanks to all the wonderful people who took time out of their Sunday evening to help me. I was on my way to the Dean Torrance concert in the park when I fell and broke/dislocated my ankle at Agoura High School. There were two women who stopped and gave me comfort while we were trying […]

This Home Has An Open Floor Plan

This 5bedroom, 4bathroom Westlake Village home was built in 1996 and is approximately 3,349 square feet. The home has an open floor plan and has been upgraded with plantation shutters, carpeting and tile floors, custom lighting and ceiling fans. There is an elegant living room and a formal dining area with French doors. The kitchen has a slab granite center […]


•Kerrie Sadler wrote the story last week about the life and death of John McKittrick, not Sophia Fischer. Fischer contributed to the story only. •The Movies and Smoothies program at the Agoura Hills Library is for teenagers only. The library is sponsoring Open Gaming on Sat, Aug. 11, not on Sat., Aug. 4.

Hostess of Fox TV’s ‘On the Lot’ on the lookout for new film talent

Adrianna Costa, host of the Fox reality television show, “On the Lot,” which gives aspiring filmmakers from around the world the chance to earn a $1million development deal at DreamWorks, lives a dream of her own. An Agoura Hills native, Costa was plucked from CNN’s “Headline News” to host the new show, created by television and film legends Mark Burnett […]

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THURS., AUG. 2 Doc Discusses Vets Democratic Club of Camarillo meets 7 p.m., UFCW Hall, 816 Camarillo Springs Road. Special guest Judith Broder, MD, of The Soldiers Project, speaks about veterans’ mental health issues. Public invited. Joan or Bob Rust, (805) 484-6601. Exotic Violets Thousand Oaks African Violet Society meets 7 p.m., Redeemer Lutheran Church, 667 Camino Dos Rios, Thousand […]

Or Ami members help dress foster children for fall

Early Saturday morning on July 28, Or Ami parents and teens gathered at the Mervyn’s store in Canoga Park to help foster children choose new clothes for the new school year. Temple volunteers chaperoned young children through the store aisles to pick out appropriate clothing. Mervyn’s provided many of the participating foster children with a $100 shopping spree and a […]

Remembering Michael Reardon

It was with sorrow that I read about Michael Reardon, who is missing after being swept off a cliff in Ireland, in this week’s Acorn. I moved to Oak Park in January 2004. My son and I were new, and we knew no one here. Shortly, after, it was Michael’s daughter Nicolette’s birthday, and the whole class was invited to […]

This Lovely Silver Strand Cottage Has Ocean Views

This Silver Strand cottage has ocean views from the roof top deck. This home has it all and shows like new. There’s a vaulted ceiling in the family room and a fireplace. The kitchen has granite counters with newer cabinets with pull-out drawers, under counter lighting and stainless steel appliances. The house has 2bedrooms, one with a built-in desk. Other […]