2012-04-26 E-Edition

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Agoura community pitches in at Relay For Life

CAUSE AND EFFECT—When the community chips in, good things happen. Each year the Agoura Relay For Life cancer fundraiser is held at Willow Elementary School. Agoura Hills residents Stacey Batt, Darrow Milgrim, Laurie Milgrim and Julie Marcus formed a team called Through and Thick that participated in the weekend-long walkathon. See full story on page 12.

Golng legend on the green

Pet of the Week

PLAYFUL—Brutus is a 2-year-old pit bull. He is energetic and playful. He is also housebroken and has had some training. Brutus would love to be the only pet in his new home. To adopt Brutus, ask for animal ID number A4400456 at the Agoura Hills Animal Shelter, 29525 Agoura Road. Occasionally pets have already been adopted, so check http://animalcare. lacounty.gov […]


THURS., APRIL 26 Ventura County Rose Society 6:30 p.m. at Ventura County Oce of Education Conference Center, 5100 Adolfo Road, Camarillo. Members and guests share information on their roses. Bring three roses in jelly jar. Contact: Dawn-Marie Johnson. Phone: 805.523.9003. Web: www.venturarose.org. Conejo Valley Cloggers 6:45 to 9 p.m. at Old Meadows Center, 1600 Marview Drive, Thousand Oaks. Appalachian-style tap […]

High School Hi Lights

Agoura Chargers Fri., April 27: Grad Nite garage sale drop-off/4 p.m. Spring musical/7 p.m. Sat., April 28: Grad Nite garage sale/7 a.m. Spring musical/7 p.m. Tues., May 1: TAB meeting/7 p.m. Wed., May 2: Kanter concert/7 p.m. Thurs., May 3: IBPA meeting/ A1/6 p.m. Calabasas Coyotes Fri., April 27: STAR testing Senior field trip/ Golf N’ Stuff/8:30 a.m. Dance concert/7 […]

Give Mom her due

Mother’s Day is Sun., May 13, and The Acorn wants your mom to receive the recognition she deserves. In 100 words or fewer, please write and tell us about your favorite Mom Moment. Whether it’s a poignant memory, a funny incident that happened or just a few kind words for Mom, your thoughts are important. Even if she’s passed on, […]

The Other Side of 50

Putting the focus on senior hunger

Every day in our community some 5,000 seniors struggle to put the right food on their tables. Faced with financial challenges, physical limitations or isolation, they face a dilemma— whether to skip meals or choose cheaper, less nutritious meals. Linda is a 72-year-old widow with low income living in Thousand Oaks. She developed cancer last year and frequently returns to […]

Take Your Acorn on Vacation

Three nights left for ‘Little Shop of Horrors’

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