2010-09-16

The Acorn’s High School Football Game of the Week

Thousand Oaks Lancers (1-0) at Westlake Warriors (1-0) Tonight, 7:30 p.m.

They are jellyfish in a sea of sharks. Watch tonight’s starting quarterbacks—Nick Isham of Westlake High and Avondre Bollar from Thousand Oaks. In the chaos that surrounds them on any given snap, Isham and Bollar can slip and slide through would-be tacklers with Charlemagne-like composure under fire. With a football in their hands, the senior signal-callers are part David Blaine, […]

Square dance classes offered in Simi



Boots and Slippers Square Dance Club of Simi Valley is offering beginning square dance classes from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Mondays at the Simi Valley Senior Center, 3900 Avenida Simi. The club is not affiliated with the center. The first night is free for new students. Additional classes are $6 per evening. Enrollment is open through Sept. 27. Couples and […]

FCC licensing class offered to radio buffs



The Conejo Valley Amateur Radio Club will conduct an amateur radio license training program for eight weeks from 7 to 8:45 p.m. Wednesdays, starting Sept. 29, 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 giving on a Sunday […]

Bless your pet



The annual Blessing of the Animals service will take place at 10:15 a.m. Sun., Oct. 3 on the patio of St. Francis of Assisi Episcopal Church, 280 Royal Ave., Simi Valley. The community is welcome to bring pets, including horses. Each pet will receive a blessing from Bishop Sergio Carranza. All animals must be on a leash or bridle or […]

Answer to Sept. 9 ‘inquiring mind’



I’m with “Inquiring mind” let- ter writer Jim Shahan when he asked his questions in the Sept. 9 issue of The Acorn. 1. Why can’t people pick up after their pets? They’re lazy! But if they were to get caught and get that $200 fine, maybe they would think twice. Our city budget isn’t big enough to have observers out […]

Weekend schedule



Lucerne Valley at Viewpoint Today, 4 p.m. Calabasas at Royal Tonight, 7 p.m. Oak Park at Chino Tonight, 7 p.m. Simi Valley at Agoura Tonight, 7 p.m. Oaks Christian vs. St. Bonaventure Friday, 7:30 p.m. (at Larrabee Stadium)


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