Simpson awarded top employee honor

For almost three decades Jean Simpson has poured her heart and soul into her work with atrisk students in the Las Virgenes Unified School District. Simpson’s devotion to students at Agoura High School earned her the honor of this year’s school district Classified Employee of the Year. “It’s actually a thrill to be recognized because special education today is a […]

Called to the Torah

•Rachel Rosensweig was called to the Torah as a bat mitzvah on Oct. 11 at Temple Etz Chaim of Thousand Oaks. She is an eighthgrade student at Medea Creek Middle School and the daughter of Allison and Bob Rosensweig of Oak Park. •Philip Braun was called to the Torah as a bar mitzvah on Oct. 18 at Temple Etz Chaim […]

There goes the neighborhood

Am I the only person concerned about my neighborhood? I’ve lived in Oak Park for 15 years, and while I enjoy reading The Acorn every week, what I really enjoy is reading the Sheriff’s Blotter and rarely seeing a crime incident in Oak Park. Well, not anymore. One week we were the only neighborhood with crimes, and this past week […]

The 15th Annual Newbury Park Adventist Academy Fall Classic

The 15th annual Newbury Park Adventist Academy Fall Classic raised more than $40,000. The event was held on Aug. 25 at the Sunset Hills Country Club and approximately 85 golfers, including students, faculty members and local church pastors, participated. The tournament was followed by a Mexican lunch buffet, awards and raffle. In the last 15 years the tournament has raised […]

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