2014-10-02

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Carbon dating the Acorn Newspapers



Next month marks the 40th anniversary of the first Acorn newspaper. At least we think it’s 40. The Agoura Shopper News made its debut on Nov. 14, 1974 as a promotional publication for the late Vance Moran, an Agoura pioneer and local business leader who used the newsletter to promote his store, the Whizin Market. A pair of cashiers at […]

Shiver me timbers! Kids come ashore for library’s pirate day



Teaching teens to work through their problems




The thrill is gone. The excitement of a new school year has worn off. Classes have fallen into expected patterns, friendships have become routine, even the lunch menu is committed to memory and offers nothing new. What’s next? Complaints. “School is boring.” “I’m sick of my friends.” “My teacher’s a real jerk.” Parents, take comfort in knowing that these grievances […]

Concert with tenor Jeffrey Sean Dokken



The United Methodist Church of Westlake Village will host the California Tour 2014 Concert at 4 p.m. Sun., Oct. 12 in the sanctuary at 1049 S. Westlake Blvd. Tenor Jeffrey Sean Dokken, a graduate of Newbury Park High School and the University of Redlands School of Music, and renowned pianist Juan Carlos Escudero from Ecuador will perform a variety of […]

Other local football matchups



Thousand Oaks (5-0) at Agoura (1-3) Outlook: Agoura is coming off of a bye. Thousand Oaks is coming off an emotional overtime victory. Something has to give when the Chargers and Lancers catch up on the football field. Agoura’s offense has looked dynamic at times with QB Brenner Marsh at the controls. Marsh has completed 48 of 73 passes (66 […]

Political Cartoon



Fun and games in Westlake



The City of Westlake Village will present its 12th annual City Celebration from 3 to 8 p.m. Sat., Oct. 18 at the Civic Center, 31200 Oak Crest Drive. White Oak Elementary School will have a Family Festival with rides, bake sale, silent auction, cakewalk and photo booth from 3 to 8 p.m. Tickets are $5 off if purchased at the […]

Tailgaters thank benefactors



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