2015-01-08 E-Edition

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CRPD winter classes Priority registration for Conejo Recreation and Park District’s winter classes for residents of Thousand Oaks, Newbury Park and the Ventura County portion of Westlake Village will be taken online only from 6 to 9 a.m. Fri., Jan. 9 at www.crpd.org/reg. After 9 a.m., district residents can register online, by mail, fax or in person at CRPD facilities […]

Charity toy drive showcases rare cars

Motor4Toys Charitable Foundation and The Auto Gallery of Calabasas recently brought holiday cheer to the students at Chaparral Elementary School. For the last eight years, Chaparral has participated in the annual Motor4Toys Charity Toy Drive. This year, Motor4Toys and The Auto Gallery team showed their thanks by bringing a collection of rare and exotic cars and collector vehicles to the […]


THURS., JAN. 8 JNET Networking 7 to 9 p.m. at Temple Etz Chaim, 1080 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Network with Jewish business leaders and owners. No charge to attend first two meetings. Contact: Steven Marche. Phone: 805.374.6000. Email: Steve@homeloands411.com. Email: www.jnetonline.org. FRI., JAN. 9 Encore Club 9:30 a.m. at Thunderbird Mobile Home Park, 200 S. Conejo School Road, Thousand […]

Nature in all its glory

Oak Park hike leads to New Year’s resolution

The dog and I were taking a rest on an Oak Park trail high above Lindero Canyon Road when a jogger came upon us unexpectedly. “Come on through, my dog’s leashed,” I called to her, not wishing to present any impediment. “No, that’s okay. I always turn back here. I never go past this point,” she said, and split. Those […]

Prohibition? Not in this town!

Providing care for the caregivers

Inaugural event will recognize the custodians of loved ones

For the growing number of Conejo Valley residents who are caring for an elderly, sick or disabled family member, it can be a struggle to balance their own needs with those of their loved ones. But on Sat., Jan. 31, the cities of Westlake Village, Agoura Hills and Thousand Oaks, along with the Greater Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce and […]

Let us hear your ‘tails’

The Acorn invites you to send your favorite pet story for publication on the Critter Corner page. We love our pets and want to give them the recognition they deserve. Send your pet story to: The Acorn, 30423 Canwood St., Ste. 108, Agoura Hills, CA 91301; email your tale to newstip@theacorn.com.

No joke, Craig calling it quits