2011-04-07

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Stop the speeding



Unfortunately, as an 18-year resident of a home on Lake Lindero Drive, I can attest to the speeding that takes place on a daily basis. I have also called the city, the police and even The Acorn to report this situation on numerous occasions to no avail. Does someone have to get killed to get some attention? With the warm […]

“Win Win”



Rated: RAcorn Rating Guide: Some films are lobster thermidor— bold and tasteful, succulently rich, the perfect occasional feast. Other films are kobe beef teppanyaki— rare morsels that dazzle the senses, unforgettable delicacies. So many recent films, however, are of the appalling peanut butterand pickle sandwich variety—and one is amazed at just how many attempts are continually made (and promoted) hoping […]

Teen art show next week



The Westlake Village Art Guild’s annual teen show will exhibit 39 junior and senior high school students’ selected works from 400 entries for judging and cash prizes. The show will be open for viewing during museum public hours from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Tues., April 12 and from 10 a.m. to noon and 1:30 to 3 p.m. Sat., April 16 […]

High School Highlights



Agoura Chargers Fri., April 8: Fly By Night performance/ quad/lunch ComedySportz/G building/6 p.m. Mon., April 11: AP pre-administration/ A1/7:50 a.m. ASB commissioner interviews Tues., April 12: AP pre-administration/ A1/7:50 a.m. ASB commissioner interviews Mr. AHS meeting/L4/lunch Charger Club meeting/A1/7 p.m. Wed., April 13: AP pre-administration/ A1/7:50 a.m. ASB commissioner interviews PFC meeting/9 a.m. IB art show/G building/7 p.m. Thurs., April […]

Having a tea party



The politicians in Sacramento and Washington, D. C., have ignored the American public for too long. Instead of cutting spending to resolve the deficits, they continue to live large and support ever increasing governments, state and federal, by raising taxes. The American taxpayer is tired of the same old rhetoric about hurting the school kids. It’s time to get rid […]

Art show at Galleria



The Arts Council of the Conejo Valley will host a new exhibit, “The Voice of the Arts Presents,” from April 7 through June 28 at The Galleria at the Hillcrest Center for the Arts, 403 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. An artists’ reception and installation of the new board of directors of the arts council Valley will take place from […]

Girls’ soccer team a winner at tourney



Datebook



THURS., APRIL 7 Camarillo Democratic Club Meets in Orchid Building, 816 Camarillo Springs Road, Camarillo. Socializing 6:15 p.m. Program 7 p.m. Sheriff Geoff Dean guest speaker. Question-and-answer time. Free, open to public. Phone: 805.484.6601 Time: 7:00 p.m. Date: 4/7/2011 Business & Professional Women’s Club Meets at Hyatt Westlake Plaza, lower lounge near bar, 880 S. Westlake Blvd., Westlake Village. Nancy […]

Say no to taxes



Soon we will be inundated with TV ads telling us that we must vote to approve a five-year continuation of the “temporary” two-year sales and DMV tax increase that is due to expire soon. Californians will hear how our schools, police and fire departments, prisons and so forth will suffer if we don’t approve the increase. Mostly, I suspect that […]


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