Stork arrives early in Oak Park

Baby girl born inside family car

Kaya Cummings greeted the world a little earlier than expected on Tuesday morning, April 22. The 7-pound, 14-ounce baby girl was delivered inside a car in Oak Park while her parents were making their way to the hospital. The birth occurred at about 1:30 a.m. on Oak Forest Drive. Kaya’s parents, Clint and Curran Cummings of Moorpark, were en route […]

Former Agoura High School student works on a zero-emissions car

Agoura grad races to finish

Agoura grad races to finish STEPHANIE BERTHOLDO/Acorn Newspapers FUELING THEIR IMAGINATION- Students Jorge Pena Lopez and Jeff Jonokuchi speak with former Assemblymember Fran Pavley about their work in the international Formula Zero competition that aims to create a zero-emissions car. Pavley, who championed several "green" bills while in office, gave the students tips on who to contact to gain support […]

High School Highlights

All events (subject to change) are listed by name, location and time if provided. If calendars are modified, school sources are asked to e-mail updated information to newstip@theacorn.com. Agoura Chargers Fri., April 25: Comedy Sportz/G building/6 p.m. Musical rehearsal/G building/3 p.m. Mon., April 28: Musical rehearsal/ G building/3 p.m. (through Tuesday) Wed., April 30: Musical/G building/7 p.m. (through Thursday) Calabasas […]

Smashing a school record

Church presents classic musical

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will present Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s rock musical “Joseph and the Technicolor Dreamcoat” at 7:30 p.m. Fri. and Sat., April 25 and 26, as well as May 2 and 3 at 1600 Erbes Road, Thousand Oaks. Matinee shows on Sat., April 26 and May 3 are at 3 p.m. The […]

Meet opera’s ‘bawdy women’

Sunday Salons at Two presents a program on “The Bawdy and Bodacious Women of Opera” at 2 p.m. Sun., May 4 at The Globe Theater, 1909 N. Topanga Canyon Blvd., Topanga. This concert features the music of opera’s “baddest girls and punctures the myth that all of opera’s women are consumptive maidens perishing for love.” A narrator and three singers […]

One-Story Dos Vientos Home

This is a one-story home in Dos Vientos. The backyard has an Infinity edge pool with Hydrazzo crushed marble surface. There is a guest suite with a separate living area, bathroom and kitchenette. The home also has a woodburning outdoor fireplace, outdoor kitchen with concrete counter, built-in barbecue and side burners, oversized sink, dishwasher, builtin side by side refrigerator/freezer and […]

Situation ‘not good’

Glen Peterson of the Las Virgenes Municipal Water District board attended last week’s Calabasas City Council meeting to present a gift of books for the city’s library, but he also carried bad news concerning the area’s water situation. A local water shortage is being felt due to a slender, two-inch long fish called the Delta Smelt, which was named a […]

Women’s club previews summer fashions

Big Sunday comes to Oak Park

Oak Park schools are collecting donations of gently used and new books for disadvantaged students in kindergarten through twelfth grade in Oxnard. The collection will support Big Sunday, an annual communitywide service day held this year on Sat. and Sun., May 3 through 4. Thousands of volunteers from Los Angeles to the Conejo Valley will participate in a variety of […]