Weekend schedule

Viewpoint at Rio Hondo Prep Friday, 7 p.m. Agoura at Oaks Christian Friday, 7 p.m. Westlake at Calabasas Friday, 7 p.m. Moorpark at Thousand Oaks Friday, 7 p.m. Simi Valley at Newbury Park Friday, 7 p.m.

How you voted on Nov. 2

Governor of California Whitman (R) Brown (D) California 47% 50% Agoura Hills 49% 47% Calabasas 47% 50% Hidden Hills 62% 36% Westlake Village 57% 40% Prop. 19 (marijuana legalization) Yes No California 46% 54% Agoura Hills 50% 50% Calabasas 51% 49% Hidden Hills 50% 50% Westlake Village 45% 55% Prop. 20 (Congressional redistricting) Yes No California 61% 39% Agoura Hills […]

National Charity League opens new Conejo chapter

National Charity League Inc. has formed a new chapter in the Conejo Valley. The Vista Robles chapter will accept new members until Fri., Nov. 18. Daughters should be in grades seven through 11. The Vista Robles chapter will host the opening mother-daughter kickoff for founding members on Sun., Nov. 21. NCL has more than 160 chapters across the country and […]

St. Jude seniors to honor veterans

The St. Jude Senior Group will host a meeting honoring all veterans at 12:30 p.m. Wed., Nov. 17. A musical PowerPoint presentation by Gene Valentino will discuss “The Greatest Generation,” followed by short talks by several veterans. A light lunch will be served. A donation of $5 is requested. For location and more information, call (805) 495-5680.

A Halloween post-mortem

Your Oct. 28 article on Hempstead Street was engaging and probably added some additional visitors (thanks a lot), but some of your comments were curious. I appreciated the promotion, but I have never worked for any studio. My son-in-law, Travis Shaffer, however, is a foreman in a studio shop and he is our primary set builder, along with our good […]

Marmonte standings

Water district to install automated meters

Water meter readers in Calabasas should find it easier to carry out their jobs over the next several years. Of the approximate 20,000 meters in the Las Virgenes Municipal Water District, almost 3,000 have been converted to an automated reading system. The district recently announced it would automate meters along Mulholland Highway in Calabasas. Switching to an automated system reduces […]

Fernando Award winner

Christmas Shoppe to benefit families

ACTION Foundation, a community-based outreach group, will be sponsoring the seventh annual Community Christmas Shoppe benefiting Ventura County families in need. The shoppe will take place at StoneBridge Community Church where more than 150 low-income families will be provided toys on Sat., Dec. 11 Donations of items are needed to stock the shoppe. The community is asked to drop off […]

Chabad not a ‘banquet hall’

In The Acorn’s recent issue, letter-writer Louis Fishtein makes the claim that Chabad of Oak Park contains “a banquet hall for weddings” in a residential district. I’ve attended this small, “hamlish” synagogue for eight years and I can tell you with certainty that there have been no banquets, weddings or receptions in this small little space since I’ve been there. […]

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