Fellowship breakfast includes speaker

The Westlake Chapter of Aglow International, a nondenominational Christian fellowship of women caring for women around the world, invites all women to attend a breakfast from 9:15 to 11:30 a.m. Fri., July 16 at Los Robles Greens Banquet Center, 299 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. Breakfast begins at 9:30, followed with music by Tom Smith. The guest speaker, Jennifer Alfaro, […]

Parks on the job

I am very pleased about Ventura County Supervisor Linda Parks’ recent re-election and want to commend her responsiveness to her East County constituents. On Mon., June 28 I e-mailed the Ventura County Public Works Department and cc’d Supervisor Parks’ office to describe a large street pothole that had developed following this winter’s heavy rains. On Tues., June 29 I received […]

Honor roll

Acorn Bits

•Among the graduates at Boston University last month were Hayley Botwin of Oak Park, who received a Bchelor of Arts in sociology. •Three Agoura Hills residents graduated from the Massachusettes University: Alexander Abzug received a bachelor’s degree in health, magna cum laude; Lisa Sutton of Agoura Hills, Juris Doctor in law; and Perrin Donaldson, bachelor’s degree in communication. •Jonathan Wright […]

WAGS on a roll

Penny Project funds poverty programs

The 162 churches participating in The Penny Project, sponsored by American Baptist Home Mission Societies, have collected more than three million pennies to raise awareness of child poverty and to support programs that serve these children and their families. The project, which launched a year ago, was inspired by 60,000 pennies gathered by youth of First Baptist Church, New London, […]

Get girls’ lacrosse

I am in total agreement with Stu Adelsberg’s plea to have girls’ lacrosse become a CIF sport at Agoura High School and other local schools. I share Mr. Adelsberg’s frustration in trying to make this happen. As the team/parent rep for the girls’ high school club lacrosse team for the past three years, I started the process of trying to […]

Locals lead club soccer team into national tourney

The Real So Cal boys’ U-17/18 Academy soccer team hopes to add the word “national champions” in front of its name. Real So Cal, a competitive club based in Woodland Hills, features eight players from the Acorn’s coverage areas. The club will compete with seven other academy teams at the Development Academy Finals at the Home Depot Center in Carson […]


THURS., JULY 8 Conejo Gem & Mineral Club Meeting 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Hillcrest Center for the Arts, 403 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Steve Wolfe gives program on petrified wood. Public welcome, no fee. Pebble Pup workshop (youth program) during the meeting. Phone: 805.494.7734 Contact: Rob Sankovich Email: rmsorca @adelphia.net Web: www.cgamc .org Time: 7:30 p.m. Date: 7/8/ […]

On top of the soccer world

Agoura Hills and Westlake Village on parade