2012-04-26

Ice cream for cancer patients



The Wellness Community Valley/Ventura invites families affected by cancer to a free Family Drum Circle and Ice Cream Social from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Sun., April 29 at 530 Hampshire Road, Westlake Village. The event will feature do- it-yourself ice cream sundaes and music led by Brad Anderson, recreational music facilitator. Instruments will be provided. To RSVP, call (805) 379- […]

Solve a mystery with Thomas



The Fillmore & Western Railway Co. will offer a mystery train geared toward kids this weekend. Day Out with Thomas: Mystery On The Rails Tour 2012 will be on Fri., Sat. and Sun., April 27, 28 and 29, departing and returning at the Fillmore & Western Railway Co. station in Fillmore. Little engineers and their families can ride a 15-ton […]

Round 1 to Westlake

. Warriors take lead in first of four Marmonte League events


There’s no such thing as a knockout punch in the four-round Marmonte League boys’ golf tournament. Westlake High, however, made a convincing opening statement at Los Robles Greens Golf Course on Tuesday. The Warriors shot 365, surging to a 16-stroke lead after one round. Calabasas ( 381) nabbed second, followed closely by Thousand Oaks (382), Moorpark (383) and Royal (383). […]

Bump in the road for Old Agoura community

Private speed bump problem for cyclists


Bicycle rider Vince Hull hit a speed bump on a private road in Old Agoura and went flying. The April 6 accident left him unconscious until a passerby found him and called paramedics. The accident, which raises questions about the effectiveness of private road maintenance in the community, happened on a section of Chesebro Road near Driver Avenue. Hull, 56, […]

Sheriff’s Blotter



Agoura Hills Burglars broke into three vehicles parked in the 4000 block of Yankee Drive on April 16. The culprits stole $2,000 worth of golf equipment from one of the vehicles; a briefcase, portfolio, U.S. passport and other items valued at about $140 from the second car; and a $25 purse from the third. Each vehicle sustained about $300 in […]

Fundraiser with a bite



Oak Hills students ‘go green’ and add other color during Earth Week



Los Robles Master Chorale to perform



In the final concert of the season, Los Robles Master Chorale will present “Mostly Mozart” at 8 p.m., Sat., May 5 at Ascension Lutheran Church, 1600 E. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. The chorale will present masterworks of the choral repertoire by Mozart, Haydn, and Verdi under the direction of artistic director Lesley Leighton. Mostly Mozart will feature musical settings of […]

Fehmel’s on fire

Agoura freshman playing magnificent baseball


Freshman Bryce Fehmel is a vital cog in the machine that has become Agoura High baseball. Entering the week, Agoura’s starting third baseman ranked fourth in the Marmonte League with a .385 batting average and was third overall sporting a .484 on-base percentage. Plus, Fehmel’s been playing some Brooks Robinson-like defense at the hot corner. Charger head coach Mike Cordero […]

Congressional candidates to debate



The Acorn Newspapers— in partnership with California Lutheran University and Time Warner Cable—will host a candidates’ forum at 7 p.m. Mon., May 7 inside CLU’s Lundring center (next to Gilbert gym) for the 26th U.S. Congressional District race. It will be the public’s chance to meet the candidates and see them discuss the important issues that face the newly formed […]