Agoura Hills On Sept. 4, thieves broke into the Twisted Oak Tavern on Agoura Road, smashing a glass window, damaging drywall and prying open several doors, which caused $700 in damage. They also pried open cash registers and stole over $1,150 in cash. Security footage showed two people were responsible. Someone stole three skateboards from the bed of a pickup […]

‘Help me, I’m lost’

There are many ways pets get away from us: open gate, open front door, leash comes loose. Before you lose a pet, here are some steps to take that will help you get that pet back. Get your dog or cat microchipped. It’s how the vet’s office or animal shelter will know how to find you. Be sure to keep […]


THURS., SEPT. 13 Somis Thursday Club 11:15 a.m. at 5380 Bell St., Somis. Richard Weiss plays piano and explains about operas. Cost: $15 at door for catered lunch. RSVP requested. Phone: 805.388.1275. Email: crusin222@gmail.com. Simi Valley Community Council 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Best Western Posada Royale Hotel, 1775 Madera Road. Representative from Many Mansions affordable housing to speak. […]

Remembering 9/11

Pet of the Week

HIGH ENERGY—Young Morton has an engaging personality. He is playful and participates in doggie playgroups. Meet Morton, ID No. 5195705, at the Agoura Hills Animal Care Center, 29525 Agoura Road. Occasionally pets have already been adopted, so check Los Angeles County Animal Care and Control before visiting the shelter.

Westlake Warriors (4-0) vs. Moorpark Musketeers (3-0)

— Friday, 7 p.m. at Moorpark High School —

The Acorn’s High School Football Game of the Week The Musketeers haven’t forgotten. Last year, Moorpark lost to Westlake by three points. The sting of defeat never wore off for the Green Machine. “It was tough,” said Alec Powell, a Moorpark senior running back who recently picked up a scholarship offer to Stetson University. “This is really big for me. […]

Calabasas movie extravaganza rolls out the indies, shorts, classics

Fifth annual film festival runs through this weekend

The curtain is up for the Calabasas Film Festival, which continues through the weekend. Founded in 2014 by Natalie Khoury and Kelley Fries, the festival is heading into its fifth year with a new lineup of diverse and potentially award-winning films including, “Song of Back and Neck,” “Colette,” and “What They Had.” This year there will be major industry executives, […]

Just chillin’ on a hot Socal day

The Acorn Power Poll, Week 4

1. Thousand Oaks (0-4) In a heartwarming gesture, Thousand Oaks players walked to the Saugus sideline to give white roses, shake hands and hug their opponents before last week’s game. The tribute was for Christian Nsubuga, a Saugus junior football player who died earlier in the week. The Lancers lost the game 42-6 at College of the Canyons. Trevor Howarth […]

Oak View grad steps into uniform

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