Kids who don’t act their age

Ask Ms. Bonnie

Question: I admit that I get impatient and annoyed with my 3-year-old son. The problem for me seems to be that I expect him to act “older” because he often acts and thinks like his 5-year-old sister. How can I remember that my son is only acting his age? This is a common parenting conundrum with a smart, sweet and […]

Riders saddle up at Rancho Potrero

Against the backdrop of Mount Boney, Julia Moore rushed to tuck in her crisp white button down shirt and secure her helmet before saddling up and heading to the competition arena under a bright blue sky. After she completed her dressage event, Moore dismounted and ran to hug her trainer, Ride On employee Steven Carlson. “I did it, Steven!” she […]

Power of Pink moves online

Los Robles Health System’s 25th annual Power of Pink virtual seminar is underway for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Los Robles will debut a new online program on prevention, diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer at 6 p.m. every Tuesday throughout October, The “virtual living room only” event presents a roster of medical experts on staff from Los Robles Health System […]

Double trouble

Agoura football team defeats rival twice in one year

The Chargers made history. They’re the first team ever to win two Kanan Bowls in one calendar year. Agoura High’s football team defeated rival Oak Park 23-7 on Oct. 9 at home to improve to 6-1 overall and fortify its spot at No. 2 in the Acorn Power Poll. Jackson Meehan was the player of the game. The versatile Agoura […]

Eagles seek softball coach

Oak Park High is looking to hire a junior varsity softball head coach. Interested applicants can email athletic director Tim Chevalier at tchevalier@opusd.org.

The Acorns Power Poll

1 Simi Valley (8-0) 2 Agoura (6-1) 3 Rio Mesa (5-2) T-4 Camarillo (4-3) T-4 Royal (4-3) T-4 Thousand Oaks (4-3) T-4 Westlake (4-3) T-4 Oak Park (4-4) T-4 Calabasas (3-4) T-4 Newbury Park (2-4) T-4 Oaks Christian (2-5) Outlook: Simi Valley and Agoura are the area’s top two high school football teams. It’s not a coincidence that they also […]

Local PR firm does rebranding of its own

Mustang Marketing, a full-service marketing agency in Ventura County, has unveiled a new brand identity. The firm says its updated logo embodies the qualities that have made the company successful over the past three decades while also capturing its future. “Since 1986, our clients have come to depend on our ability to infuse the right combination of seriousness, fun, strategy […]

Premier America partners with Boys & Girls Clubs

Premier America Foundation and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Oxnard and Port Hueneme have joined forces to deliver financial education to local teens. The partnership includes a $100,000 commitment by the foundation and a matching funds campaign by local law enforcement to promote financial empowerment in underserved and low-income communities. Among the local support for the partnership is […]