2008-05-29

A front row seat for lunar spectacle



Sumac Elementary School to host health fair, blood drive



Sumac Elementary School in Agoura Hills will be hosting a health fair from 9 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. on Wed., June 4. The fair will include a blood drive to benefit Children’s Hospital in Los Angeles. Katherine Cassidy, Sumac special education teacher and chair of the event, said the day will focus on the so-called health triangle which teaches that […]

Oak Park student to attend conference

'The Talon' editor heads to New York

Erica Steiner, a junior at Oak Park High School, has been selected to attend this year’s Congressional Student Leadership Conference on media and journalism. The conference is a college-accredited invitational leadership program sponsored by LeadAmerica for academically talented students from across the United States and around the world. The conference is a 10-day program in which students explore print, broadcast […]

Wedding bells



Send us a drawing of dad



Sun., June 15 is Father’s Day and The Acorn is inviting you to take out pen, pencil or crayon and draw a picture of dear old dad. Using the template in the ad on page 14, draw a picture of what your father looks like and send it to The Acorn, 30423 Canwood St. Ste. 108, Agoura Hills, CA 91301. […]

Workshop tackles water pollution, drought issues

Malibu streams and local beaches affected

A public workshop highlighting projects intended to improve water quality in local streams and Santa Monica Bay beaches will be from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tues., June 10 at the Las Virgenes Municipal Water District in Calabasas. The Los Angeles Department of Public Works will host the workshop to discuss ways to improve the quality of beach water, restore […]

Oak Park teen performs community service

Boy's bar mitzvah project becomes full time pursuit

Drew Gregory has been raising money for cancer patients and their families in the community- one step at a time. The Oak Park teenager just completed his third half-marathon on May 10 at the Santa Barbara Wine Country run. By collectinf donations for his efforts, Drew has raised more than $15,000 for local charities. “Nothing feels as good as crossing […]

Students earn doctorates at CLU



California Lutheran University conferred eight doctoral degrees at the graduate commencement ceremony on May 17. The candidates received the Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership program in CLU’s School of Education. Local students are Barbara Semel Parkhurst of Oak Park, Conrad Ulpindo of Simi Valley, and Antonio Adan Castro and Michele Ann Stueck, both of Moorpark. The doctoral program began […]

Beach party is theme at church camp



“Beach Party” is the theme for Vacation Bible School scheduled from 9 a.m. to noon June 23 to 27 at the United Methodist Church of Westlake Village, 1049 S. Westlake Blvd. The program is open to children ages 4 through grade six (current). Activities include singing, crafts and a mission project to help children “surf through the scriptures.” The cost […]

This Home Is Located In Westlake Village And Is Minutes From Shopping



This 3 bedroom, 2 bath home is located in Westlake Village minutes from shopping. The living and dining rooms have two dual-paned sliding glass doors to the enclosed patio, neutral carpet and designer paint. The galley kitchen has been remodeled with newer ceramic tile flooring, granite counters, custom solid hickory cabinets with updated hardware, newer appliances, faucet and sink. There […]


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