2009-12-24

2009-12-24 E-Edition

Take Your Acorn on Vacation



No harm will come by cleaning up the environment today



Let me understand the logic of those who deny climate change such as Sarah Palin, Sen. Inhofe and the Republican Party, to name a few. If we believe their premise that global warming due to CO2 emission does not exist and we do nothing, what will happen? If we do nothing, believing that global warming is a hoax, we will […]

Did rain fall on the first nativity?



Schools look at advertising to help ease budget woes



Private advertising on public school buildings? Reserve your space now. The Las Virgenes Unified School District board and parentfaculty club members floated the idea of marketing campus buildings to bring in extra income for the cash-strapped district. Officials believe that if local businesses advertised on school buildings and sponsored fields, pools and other campus areas, the budget gap could be […]

Agoura’s game plan is simple: Win the Marmonte title

Charger boys a confident group

First place or bust. After missing out on the top spot by one point in the Marmonte League standings last season, the Agoura High boys’ soccer team wants to contend for a league championship. “Anything but a league title would be disappointing,” senior goalkeeper Brian Felberg said. “When we play to our full potential, I believe no one can keep […]

Generations enjoy visit together



Church to offer job search workshop



Lighthouse Career Transition Workshop will be presented from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sat., Jan. 9 at Lighthouse Church, 3353 Old Conejo Road, Newbury Park. The program is free and includes a complimentary continental breakfast and lunch and a workbook. Human resource professionals specialized in recruitment will teach job-hunting strategies. Topics include using the Internet for job searches, career search […]

Calabasas grant will help MRT with headquarters expansion



The Calabasas City Council unanimously approved a grant of $50,000 that could lead to the headquarters expansion of a prominent environmental agency. Mountains Restoration Trust is a nonprofit land trust whose mission is to preserve natural acreage in the Santa Monica Mountains through restoration, education and land acquisition. The money will pay for a team of consultants to prepare an […]

Rugby players sought



Orca Rugby is looking for players to participate in the Ventura County-based league. The league has four teams for boys ages 12-19 and girls 15-19. Teams practice on Thursdays at Pepper Tree Park in Newbury Park. Games are on Saturdays. For more information, visit www.orcarugby.org or e-mail recruiter@orcarugby.org. Registration closes Jan. 10. In addition, the recently formed Ventura County Rugby […]


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