2008-05-22

Calabasas picks members for Historic Preservation Commission



Calabasas City Council members have appointed their nominees for the city’s newly created Historic Preservation Commission. Judy Jordan, Kim Lamorie, Victor Pesiri, Taryn Wayne and Debra Bruschaber make up the commission, although there is still one vacancy. Councilmember Barry Groveman has not made his nomination yet. Jordan has served four terms on the Las Virgenes School Board, and Lamorie is […]

City Calendar



The city of Agoura Hills Department of Community Services announces these upcoming events. Unless otherwise noted, all events take place at the Agoura Hills Recreation Center, 30610 Thousand Oaks Blvd. For more information on any event, call (818) 597-7361. •A variety of day camp options for children ages 6 through 10 will be held at Sumac Elementary School this summer. […]

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 email updated information to newstip@theacorn.com. Agoura Chargers Fri., May 23: Staff development day/no school Mon., May 26: Memorial Day/ no school Wed., May 28: Spring dance concert/gym/7 p.m. Thurs., May 29: Finale concert/ G building/7 p.m. Calabasas […]

Viewpoint making noise in postseason

Baseball, softball teams still alive, boys' tennis squad eliminated

Nothing good lasts forever. After winning four straight CIFSouthern Section championships, the Viewpoint boys’ tennis team saw its postseason end earlier than usual Tuesday when it lost 10-8 to Rowland High in the Division IV semifinals. “It went all the way down to the wire,” Viewpoint head coach Asif Azhar said. “Our team played well, but so did Rowland. You […]

Adoptive parents needed



Children’s Bureau, a nonprofit licensed private adoption agency, will hold an information meeting for prospective adoptive parents from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tues., May 27 at the Thousand Oaks Library, 1401 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Families and individuals interested in becoming adoptive parents to a child or siblings are invited to attend the meeting. The agency provides training, services, […]

Urine trouble



This letter for submission is in response to “Here’s the scoop about dogs.” I’ve thought about it and there actually is a chemical difference between human urine and dog urine. Depending on what the dog/human ingests, what shows up in the urine is variable. I imagine your children could urinate on a lawn and actually do the lawn some good […]