2014-11-26

Experts say heavy pot bad for young brains




While marijuana use has been legalized in many states for medical purposes, and in four for recreational use, long-term research indicates that teens who smoke pot could be damaging their brains. According to long-term studies by the New England Journal of Medicine and others in New Zealand and Sweden, pot affects the teenage brain differently than the brains of adults. […]

Says campaign signs are a waste



As the election season rolls around every year, we are greeted with a familiar sight on lawns and street corners around town: the campaign sign. These signs are a negative externality plaguing our town. They have little social benefit and a large private benefit to the campaigns that used them. The signs are a visual pollutant that takes away from […]

Boutique shopping helps homeless pets



A holiday boutique benefiting homeless pets in need of medical care will run from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sat., Dec. 13 at the Agoura Animal Shelter at 29525 Agoura Road. The boutique is part of the shelter’s fundraising for Healthcare for Homeless Animals, formerly Malibu Pet Companions, an all-volunteer organization that has funded medical care for homeless pets at […]

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Take Your Acorn on Vacation




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