Student honor roll

Indiana State University at Terre Haute awarded the President’s Scholarship to Benjamin Vertelney of Calabasas. Vertelney is among 20 incoming students from across the country selected for the honor. The scholarship covers the cost of housing and in-state tuition and carries a fouryear value of more than $74,000. At Calabasas High School, Vertelney was captain of the cross country team, […]

As vacation season approaches, keep your Acorn in hand

With the end of the school year almost upon us, families are already planning their summer vacations. The kickoff for the 2015 vacation season is Memorial Day, and AAA reports the May 23-25 weekend could see the highest travel volume for the holiday in the past 10 years. More than 37 million Americans are expected to journey at least 50 […]

At The Library

The Agoura Hills Library will offer the following activities at 29901 Ladyface Court. In addition, patrons may bring used books to the Book Cellar as well as the library. Proceeds are used to support library programs and to purchase new materials. For pick-up of large collections, call (818) 584 7219. For more information, call (818) 889-2278. The Agoura Readers Book […]

Moms fill bags for needy kids

‘Marvelous’ show at Agoura High School

’Marvelous Wonderettes’ opens June 5

One of the most famous clichés in Hollywood was the “Hey, let’s put on a show!” story line in films starring Mickey Rooney and Judy Garland. Eighty years later, two Agoura High School students are saying the same thing. Erin Ticktin, 17, and Lyrissa Leininger, 15, first got the idea to codirect a musical last December while attending a party […]

Congregation awaits completion of church

Sanctuary built in Byzantine style

The Rev. Gary Kyriacou likened the process of building a church to the ebb and flow of water in a creek. The priest has helped the congregation of St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church through the ups and downs of establishing the church in a new location that can accommodate more people. “Whenever we had an obstacle, it was like water […]


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Coyotes savor ‘storybook finish’

David Hershman has coached the Calabasas High boys’ and girls’ swim teams for 38 years. Steve Snyder has roamed Royal’s pool deck for the past 36 seasons. Their careers culminated in a brilliant crescendo on May 14 at the Riverside Aquatics Complex. The Coyote boys’ squad earned the runner-up trophy at the CIF-Southern Section Division 3 finals. The Highlander girls […]


THURS., MAY 21 Channel Islands Gulls Spring Hat Luncheon 11 a.m. at Yacht Club at Channel Islands Harbor, 4308 Tradewinds Drive, Oxnard. Luncheon at noon. Wear a hat to celebrate spring. Raffle tickets sold for prizes; proceeds go to charities. Luncheon cost: $25 prepaid. Contac t : Shi r ley. Phone: 805.263.6062. Democratic Club Of Moorpark 6:30 p.m. at Michael […]