FRI., JUNE 1 Orchid Show And Sale 2 to 6 p.m. today at Grant Brimhall Library. 1401 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Also 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and noon to 3 p.m. Sunday. Demos on orchid dividing and potting 3 p.m. Friday; also 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday. Orchids and companion plants, potting mix and fertilizer for […]

Closing time for Coyotes

Calabasas makes deepest postseason run among Acorn teams

Prep baseball season’s come and gone. Calabasas High made the deepest playoff run of any Acorn team in the CIF-Southern Section postseason. The Coyotes (21-10 overall, 10-5 in the Marmonte League) reached the Division 2 quarterfinals, falling to Beckman 7-2 on May 25. Calabasas, which won its final four league games to share the Marmonte title with Newbury Park, beat […]

Morrison Estates home with pool, spa

This single-story, four-bedroom home is in Morrison Sutton Valley Estates. The manicured landscaping and a brick walkway lead to an open floor plan with volume ceilings and spacious entertainment rooms. Numerous windows allow for natural lighting. The kitchen and breakfast area have wood flooring. The cook’s kitchen includes GE stainless steel double oven, a center island with storage, abundant cabinetry […]

Triunfo backs wise water use

In Leigh Haikin’s letter to the editor (“Help with water”) in the May 24 edition of The Acorn, the writer makes the assumption that Oak Park Water Service does not plan to participate in the new lawn replacement program to be offered by the Metropolitan Water District and that OPWS “is not doing all they can to promote conservation and […]

There’s always something fun brewing in Westlake

Acorn Epicurean

If you want a whale of a good time and some great brews and grub, head over to what locals are calling the “Beermuda Triangle” in Westlake Village and sample the goodies offered by Westlake Brewing & Libations. Owned by the husband-and-wife team of Larry and April Moisan of Simi Valley, this spot is spot-on for local craft-beer lovers who […]

Track & field stars gear up for state meet

The CIF State Track & Field Championships will have a local flair. Fourteen athletes from Acorn high schools will compete at the state meet this weekend at Buchanan High in Clovis. Kyla Robinson-Hubbard, a junior at Calabasas High, became a Masters champ in the girls’ 300-meter hurdles by crossing the finish line in 41.82 seconds last weekend at El Camino […]

Custom North Ranch residence with three-car garage, hobby area

This North Ranch custom home has a grand foyer with spiral staircase leading to the second floor. The foyer opens to the living room with vaulted ceilings, natural light, custom crown moldings and views of the pool and oak tree. The first floor has a huge family room with a built-in unit plus a fireplace, wine bar and refrigerator. The […]

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