2016-11-17 E-Edition

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Agoura Hills A resident on Chesebro Road reported Nov. 4 that three pistols, one assault rifle, two shotguns and 600 rounds of ammunitions all together valued at about $14,000 were stolen from his home. He later told police he recovered all the goods. The report does not specify how the weapons were recovered. A thief caused about $2,000 worth of […]

Men on a mission

Delivering goods and goodwill to the homeless

Three local men, Steve Bonifede, Ralph Boulware and George Annino, founder of the Santa Comes to Agoura charity, are renewing their annual effort to collect donations for Fred Jordan Missions as Thanksgiving approaches. The men are seeking the community’s help in buying sleeping bags that will be delivered to the mission Fri., Nov. 25. For nearly 30 years, Annino, an […]

Annual food collection for Agoura/Westlake

The Westlake Village Junior Women’s Club will present the 37th annual nondenominational food drive, Santa Comes to Westlake/ Agoura and Beyond, from 9 to 11 a.m. Sat., Dec. 10 at the DIY HomeCenter parking lot, 28750 Roadside Drive, Agoura Hills. The event will feature entertainment with a DJ and performances from local talent including high school cheerleading teams and the […]

World AIDS Day on Dec. 1

Cal Lutheran University will observe World AIDS Day Thurs., Dec. 1 with a panel discussion titled “Positively Speaking,” featuring residents living with HIV/AIDS, from 2:15 to 4 p.m. in Swenson Center 101 on the Thousand Oaks campus. A prayer vigil will follow from 4:15 to 4:45 p.m. on the center’s patio at 141 Faculty St. World AIDS Day was first […]

Early holiday deadlines

Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, The Acorn will be delivered Wed., Nov. 2 3 . The Acorn offices will be closed on Thurs., Nov. 24 and Fri., Nov. 25. The deadline for real estate advertising is today, Nov. 17 and Fri., Nov. 18 for all other advertising and community notices. Happy Thanksgiving everyone!

Westlake Village mayor will be the guest speaker at Iranian Organization meeting


Susan McSweeney, the mayor of Westlake Village, will be the guest speaker at a meeting of the Iranian Organization at 11 a.m. Mon., Dec. 5 at Boccaccio’s restaurant, 32123 Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village. The group meets monthly at the restaurant to celebrate Iranian history, culture and poetry, and to hear presentations by speakers. “Everyone is welcome to join us, […]

What’s that family treasure worth?

John Moran Auctioneers, in partnership with the California Museum of Art Thousand Oaks, will host a Validation Day today from 3 to 7 p.m. Thurs., Nov. 17 at the museum, 1948 Thousand Oaks Blvd., Thousand Oaks. CMATO’s own version of “Antiques Road Show” will answer the question, “What is it worth?” Residents who are curious about a family heirloom can […]

TEDMED simulcast on medicine in Ventura

Community Memorial Health System will host free sessions of the live simulcast of “TEDMED Live 2016,” an annual conference on health and medicine, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thurs., Dec. 1 at the Museum of Ventura County, 100 E. Main St., Ventura. The theme is “What If?” The sessions will be as follows: 8 to 10 a.m.: “Fringe” asks […]



The 2016 presidential election is history. “Get over it and move on,” is the way many people tend to view the whole thing. Not so fast, say the voters on the losing side of Nov. 8 (the majority). Just like the disgruntled voters who were on the losing side in 2008 and 2012 and exercised their right to dissent, the […]