2014-02-13

Help for cancer patients

Movies, meditation and talks offered

Cancer Support Community Valley/Ventura/Santa Barbara will present the following free programs of support and education for people with cancer, cancer survivors and their loved ones in February. All events will take place at 530 Hampshire Road, Westlake Village. To RSVP for events or for details, call (805) 379-4777 or visit www.CancerSupportVvsb.org. Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction eight-week course with Catherine Baum from […]

Alvarez is Oak Park’s ‘go-to guy’

Boys’ basketball star leads Eagles, ranked No. 6 in Division 3A poll


The Oak Park High boys’ basketball team lost all five starters from last season. One player cannot replace five. Michael Alvarez isn’t a savior, but he’s helped propel Oak Park from a nebulous unproven entity to a respectable, tough, defensive- minded unit that’s found its identity. Alvarez averages 20 points, 5.5 rebounds and 2.3 steals per game for the Eagles, […]

A rigged recovery



I read a recent letter in The Acorn from someone I’ll call Ms. Smith. I usually laugh them off as people who have gotten all their information from Fox News, but do not peer out from under its bubble to learn the whole truth. Ms. Smith seems like a nice person, the type of compassionate conservative that George Bush said […]

Details on program submissions



The Art in Public Places program was launched in 1989 to boost the aesthetic appeal of the Agoura Hills community. The program features a wide range of artwork, incorporating a variety of styles, themes and media. New commercial building projects that meet the minimum of 30,000 square feet, or any residential subdivision of at least 40 units, are required to […]

Health expo seeks exhibitors



Vendor and exhibitor opportunities are available at the Conejo/ Las Virgenes Future Foundation’s Community Health Expo IV: Healthy Living for a Healthy Future to run from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sat., April 12 at the Agoura Hills/ Calabasas Community Center. The goal of the Health Expo is to educate the community on options for healthy living and to provide […]

Football stars take games to next level