2016-10-27

Lots of laughs with Dana Carvey



Emmy Award- winning comedian Dana Carvey will bring the laughs to Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza’s Kavli Theatre at 8 p.m. Sat., Nov. 12. Carvey was a regular on “Saturday Night Live” for seven years, beginning in 1986. His characters include The Church Lady, Hans from bodybuilding duo Hans and Franz, Grumpy Old Man and Garth, the most excellent co-host […]

Agoura man threatens Muslims




Mark Feigin, a 40-year-old Agoura Hills resident, is out on bail following charges he committed a hate crime by threatening to kill Muslims at the Islamic Center of Southern California in Koreatown. According to various news reports, Feigin called the center on Sept. 19 and left several hate-filled messages. The following day he reportedly threatened to kill Muslims at the […]

Westlake Inn spa expansion submitted




Westlake Properties Inc., owner of the Westlake Inn, has filed an application with the city to build a 23,000-square-foot spa facility. The 17-acre property at 31943 Agoura Road is home to a 141- room hotel and three restaurants: Stonehaus, Bogies and Mediterraneo. Some neighboring homeowners are concerned that a spa expansion will make noise and traffic problems in the area […]

Schools honor young scholars



MERITORIOUS—Above, four Oak Park High School seniors are semi-finalists for the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program. From left are Principal Kevin Buchanan, Tara Foroohar, counselor Randy McLelland, Grigory Manyak, counselor Suzie Stasiefski, Matthew Yerich and Alexander John. At left, counselor Emily Ritchey congratulates 17-year-old Calabasas High School senior Christopher Derdena, Commended Scholar in the National Merit Scholarship Program, during a […]

The Acorn’s High School Football Game of the Week

Oaks Christian Lions (6-2) vs. St. Bonaventure Seraphs (5-3) Friday, 7 p.m. at Larrabee Stadium, Ventura High


Who needs defensive stops when a team’s offense fires on all cylinders? It’ll be another shootout when Oaks Christian High’s football team travels to take on St. Bonaventure at Ventura High’s Larrabee Stadium. The Marmonte League foes are similar in many ways. “Defensively, they’ve had trouble—but so have we,” Oaks Christian head coach Jim Benkert said. “We’re maybe a little […]