2007-10-04

St. Jude presents Golf Classic



The St. Jude the Apostle Catholic School inaugural Golf Classic will be Mon., Oct. 22 at the Sunset Hills Country Club, 4155 Erbes Road in Thousand Oaks. Tournament fees are $185 for individual golfers and $740 for a foursome. Proceeds will support the Westlake Village school. The Golf Classic will feature a barbecue lunch followed by a 12:30 p.m. shotgun […]

Tri-Valley standings



Fund awards grants to women and girls



The Ventura County Community Foundation has awarded eight grants totaling $60,000 to programs for women and girls in Ventura County. The Women’s Legacy Fund, an endowed grant-making fund at the foundation, has a goal of improving opportunities for women and girls in Ventura County. This year, a total of $60,000, generated from the fund’s endowment, was granted to local nonprofit […]

Fluoridated water seen as dangerous



About a year ago, upon hearing of this draconian plan to introduce yet another highly toxic chemical besides chlorine into our water supply, namely fluoride, I wrote, as a professional health care practitioner, a highly researched piece for The Acorn on the horrific dangers of ingesting fluoride. It was not printed; instead, another staff writer emasculated and “watered down” my […]

Kim Gill



The award for top producer from Prudential California Realty’s Thousand Oaks Regional office for July 2007 was won by Kim Gill. An award-winning professional for more than a decade, Gill is wellversed in many real estate specialties: relocation, residential, investment properties, fine homes and creative financing. Her client approach emphasizes constant communication and strong negotiation. Gill also has experience in […]

Calabasas Rotary to meet



The Rotary Club of Calabasas meets for lunch on Thursdays at the Native Cafe, 23536 Calabasas Road, Calabasas. Meetings are from 12:10 to 1:30 p.m. Cecilia Aguilera Glassman, CEO of the Los Angeles Children’s Museum, will speak at the meeting today, Oct. 4. The general public and visiting Rotarians are welcome. For information or reservations, call (818) 888-0138.

Mobile Mammography Project



The Breast Cancer Prevention Fund has recently awarded the Ventura County Cancer Task Force $100,000 for the Health Care Agency Mobile Mammography Project, sponsored by the Ventura County Medical Resource Foundation. “I am so proud to receive these funds that will greatly enhance our outreach through the Mobile Mammography Project. This project will reach many uninsured women and provide mammography […]

Cheer squad to hold clinic



The Oak Park Cheer Squad will hold its annual Football Cheer Clinic from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sat., Oct. 6 in the pavilion at Oak Park High School, 899 N. Kanan Road. Participants will learn football cheers and dance and will perform a halftime routine Fri., Oct. 12 at the OPHS football game versus Grace Brethren. Cost of the […]

Last week’s top performers



Nick Owens, QB, Westlake: The senior completed 19-of-27 passes for 257 yards and three touchdowns during the Warriors’ 39-13 victory over Calabasas. Curtis Peterson, WR, Westlake: Peterson caught five passes for 109 yards and scored two touchdowns in Week 4. Doug Shumway, QB, Agoura: Although AHS lost its Marmonte League opener to Thousand Oaks, 37-26, Shumway threw for 245 yards […]

Green festival Saturday



One hundred experts on green living will showcase their products during the Malibu Organic and Green Festival from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sat., Oct. 6 between Cross Creek and Webb Way off Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu. The festival features awardwinning green builders, green products, a children’s Eco Village with handson opportunities and “green” merchants. Patrons can visit with […]


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