2010-03-18 E-Edition

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Agoura girls take title, donate to Haiti

Dangers of coal are overstated

Mr. Adler’s letter “True cost of coal” in The Acorn March 11 raised several concerns regarding the use of coal for electricity generation. His concerns were valid for coal-fired plants in operation in previous decades. He is concerned about sulfur dioxide. Modern coal fired plants use or should use sulfur scrubbers that eliminate all but a miniscule portion of the […]

Chorale, children’s choir perform

The Los Robles Master Chorale and Los Robles Children’s Choir will present a joint concert, “Reflections,” at 4 p.m. Sun., March 21 at Ascension Lutheran Church, 1600 E. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Under the direction of the children’s choir artistic director Donna Young, the youths of Bel Canto will sing Handel’s “Art Thou Troubled?” and “If You Sing an Allelu” […]

First flashlight egg hunt

Fifth- and sixth-grade students are invited to Agoura Hills’ first Flashlight Egg Hunt from 8 to 10 p.m. on March 26 at Reyes Adobe Park, 30400 Rainbow Crest Drive. Children should bring a flashlight, basket and school I.D. card. After the hunt, kids can redeem their eggs for prizes. The cost is $5. For information, call the Agoura Hills Recreation […]

Amateur radio FCC licensing class offered

The Conejo Valley Amateur Radio Club will be conducting an amateur radio license training program from 7 to 8:45 p.m. for eight Fridays starting April 2 at the East County Sheriff’s Station, 2101 E. Olsen Road, Thousand Oaks. This technician license class is the entry level for amateur radio. The final exam for licensing will be given on a Sunday […]

Tri-Valley League honors standouts from winter season

The Tri-Valley League had many outstanding performances during the winter sports season. Here are the players from Oaks Christian, Oak Park and La Reina who were named all-league: Boys’ basketball Steven Brodie of Oak Park is the most valuable player in TVL boys’ basketball. Oaks Christian’s Tom Roanhaus is the coach of the year. First team: Oaks Christian’s Blair Holliday, […]

Magical day for children

Boys & Girls Clubs to host PlanetBravo summer camp

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Conejo & Las Virgenes, operating at Colina Middle School, will host PlanetBravo’s Techno-tainment Summer Camp for four one-week sessions in June and July. Established in 2003, PlanetBravo offers computer and technology courses to elementary and middle school students in a safe, nurturing environment. PlanetBravo offers training in video game design, robotics, movie production and […]

Agoura Valley Women’s Club turns 40

March 20 celebration is planned

The Agoura Valley Woman’s Club will celebrate its 40-year anniversary of community service with an English tea party from 11:30 to 2 p.m. Sat., March 20 at the Hampton Inn and Suites in Agoura Hills. The party, “Past, Present and Future,” will be a celebration for all past and present members and an invitation for prospective members to learn about […]

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