2014-09-18 E-Edition

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Agoura candidates face off in LVMWD

Six candidates are running for three open seats on the Las Virgenes Municipal Water District board of directors. The five-member board oversees sewer services and potable and recycled water delivery for Agoura Hills, Hidden Hills, Calabasas, Westlake Village and surrounding unincorporated areas. Each director represents one of five divisions. This week, The Acorn is profiling the two candidates for Division […]

Science center visit

The Leisure Age group of Ascension Lutheran Church will sponsor a trip to view the California Science Center’s Pompeii Exhibition and the Imax Theater film “Forces of Nature” from 9:30 a.m. to about 6 p.m. Thurs., Oct. 16. Members of the community can take part. The trip, via deluxe motor coach, will leave from the church parking lot at 1600 […]

New twist on golfing makes sport fun for the whole family

They’re playing on a golf course, but they’re kicking a soccer ball? How is that possible? FootGolf is the latest craze in golf course entertainment and course officials say it’s now being offered at Lake Lindero Country Club in Agoura Hills. The game is played with a regulation size-5 soccer ball on a golf course facility with shortened holes and […]

Musicians needed

The Agoura Hills Department of Community Services and the City of Westlake Village will host the fall performance of the Community Concert and Jazz Bands at 4 p.m. Sun., Oct. 26 at Lindero Canyon Middle School, 5844 Larboard Lane, Agoura Hills. Matt McKagan will direct both bands. Rehearsals take place at 7 p.m. Tuesdays in the Lindero Canyon Middle School […]

Starbucks robbed

Starbucks at the Agoura City Mall on Kanan Road and Thousand Oaks Boulevard in Agoura Hills was robbed at about 5:30 a.m. on Tues., Sept. 16, sheriff’s deputies said. Sgt. Tui Wright of the Lost Hills Sheriff’s Station said an adult Hispanic male with a slight build entered the coffee house in the early morning hours and held three employees […]

Come clean Sat. at the creek

Organizers of the 16th annual creek cleanup in Agoura Hills are seeking volunteers to help pick up trash at a local creek from 9 a.m. to noon Sat., Sept. 20. The cleanup is organized by the City of Agoura Hills in conjunction with Heal the Bay’s annual coastal cleanup day, when thousands of participants worldwide will remove trash and debris […]

Concert presents Chinese music

California Lutheran University’s Department of Languages and Cultures, as well as the Pacifi c Pearl Music Association and the Center for Asian Performing Arts, will present a free Chinese Moon Festival concert at 7 p.m. Sat., Sept. 20 on campus in Samuelson Chapel, 165 Chapel Lane, Thousand Oaks. Traditional Chinese and Western music will be performed by local groups, including […]


THURS., SEPT. 18 Channel Islands Gulls 11 a.m. at Pierpont Inn, 550 San Jon Ave., Ventura. Social hour 11 a. m. Raffle to support local charities. Lunch costs: $25 prepaid. RSVP requested. Contact: Shirley. Phone: 805.263.6062. Simi Valley Art Association 7 p.m. at Simi Valley Library, 2969 Tapo Canyon Road. Lynne Fearman presents a black-and-white value demonstration. Admission: $7 nonmembers. […]

Restrictions on door-to-door salespeople

Door-to-door salespeople in Agoura Hills will have a tougher go of it now that the city has put limits on their activity. On Aug. 13, the City Council approved an ordinance that redefines and regulates home door-todoor solicitation. Doug Hooper, assistant planning and community development director, said there has been an increase in door-to-door solicitations in the city and residents […]