2013-09-05 E-Edition

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Lake dredging wasn’t enough

I was pleased to read of the dredging done at Lake Lindero in the Aug. 22 Acorn; however, I spotted an appreciable numerical error in one of the statements. The very localized spot dredging was done to remove buildups of earth immediately downstream of the inlet spillway and immediately upstream of the dam. The rest of the lake was left […]

New auto dealership a shining example

Volunteers who care

United Way of Ventura County invites the community to participate in its 24th annual Day of Caring from 9 a.m. to noon Sat., Sept. 28. Some afternoon projects are available as well. This event will bring together teams and individuals to help nonprofit organizations in the community. Many projects are available to families, youth groups and children of all ages. […]

City to host bus trip for ‘Book of Mormon’

Award-winning musical coming to Pantages Theater in L.A.

The Agoura Hills Recreation Center will sponsor a bus trip to the Tony Award-winning musical “The Book of Mormon” at Pantages Theater in Hollywood on Thurs., Jan. 23, 2014. The bus will depart from the rec center, 30610 Thousand Oaks Blvd., at 4:30 p.m. and return at 11:30 p.m. The play, written by the creators of “South Park,” follows two […]

Marmonte East standings League Overall

Newbury 0-0-0 1-0-0Simi Valley 0-0-0 1-0-0St. Bonnie 0-0-0 1-0-0Westlake 0-0-0 1-1-0Royal 0-0-0 0-0-0

Feels the pain of alienated parents

I’m pleased to see Stephanie Bertholdo’s (Aug. 15) article “What happens when one parent poisons a child against the other parent” shed some light on the realities of parental alienation lurking amongst us. Parental alienation tears a child from a parent in the most inhumane manner, making them feel they have to make a choice between parents when none should […]

Student sought for Community Center board

The Agoura Hills/Calabasas Community Center is accepting applications for the Agoura Hills student member and Calabasas student member position on its board of directors. The center’s board of directors acts as the governing and policy making body of the Joint Powers Authority in the operations, control, improvements and planning of the center, personnel and fi scal operations. Student members are […]

Local filmmaker accepts challenge

In seven days, Westlake Village resident Joth Riggs wrote, directed and produced an ambitious short film inspired by a biblical message. In 10 minutes, the film tells a story of heartbreak, separation and forgiveness. “Heartfall” was nominated for 12 awards at the 168 Film Festival Aug. 10 in Los Angeles, including Best Director, Film, Actor and Actress, Screenplay and Cinematography. […]

Punky’s back for festival

Kids’ costume parade is new this year

The Calabasas Chamber of Commerce and the City of Calabasas will again host the Pumpkin Festival Kick-Off Mixer by raising the festival mascot, Punky, to the rooftop of Acura 101 West from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thurs., Sept. 19 at 24650 Calabasas Road, Calabasas. The event, which is open to businesses and community, will feature food vendors, entertainment, a raffle […]