September 22, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Indictments handed down in construction-site burglaries

A dozen defendants have been indicted for their participation in a string of commercial and construction-site burglaries that have plagued area businesses as well as businesses throughout Southern California and other parts of the United States, More...

Health & Wellness

Walk to benefit Heart Association

The 3-mile Ventura County Heart Walk will include free health screenings, entertainment

Hundreds of residents will literally take steps to improve lives when they participate in the 11th annual Ventura County Heart Walk at 8 a.m. Sat., Oct. 1 at the Westlake Village Civic Center. More...

National Alliance for the Mentally Ill to present education program

The 12-week free course is scheduled to run on Thursdays beginning Oct. 6

The National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI) of Ventura County will sponsor the Family-toFamily Educational Program designed for family members and significant others of persons diagnosed with serious mental illness. More...

Alzheimer’s Association to host memory walk

The Alzheimer More...

Calendar

ETHTHURS., SEPT. 22 AARP Simi Chapter American Association of Retired Persons AARP Simi Chapter No. 3605 meets 1 p.m. at Simi Valley Senior Center, 3900 Avenida Simi, Simi Valley. More...

Schools

Cleaning for a cause

SOCCER SUDS More...

CLU to host peace symposium

California Lutheran University (CLU) will host a symposium on More...

Swim event set for disabled

The Westlake High School Aquatics Booster Club will host a free swimming and water polo clinic for youth ages 8 to 20 with physical and developmental disabilities from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sun., Oct. 2 at the school pool. More...

Business

Carpet business serves Ventura, L.A. counties

Family-owned Done Rite Carpet Care and Restoration is now providing services to residents and commercial businesses throughout the Conejo Valley and as far as Calabasas. In business a dozen years, the company is headquartered in Ventura. More...

Local investment firm has new office

The Adam-Remmenga Investment Group of Wachovia Securities has relocated to 2829 Townsgate Road, Ste. 200, Westlake Village. More...

Police

Newbury Park Police arrested someone for possession of drugs and drug intoxication at 11:40 a.m. Sept. 13 in the 2400 block of W. Hillcrest Drive. More...

Family

CLU voice teacher to perform on Saturday

California Lutheran University music faculty member Angela Price will perform a concert at 8 p.m. Sat., Sept. 24 in Samuelson Chapel on the CLU campus, 60 W. Olsen Road, Thousand Oaks. More...

Assistance League donates backpacks

Assistance League of Conejo Valley has provided nearly 1,300 backpacks filled with school supplies to local children in need for the school year. More...

The moon a Lancer fan?

JANN HENDRY/Acorn Newspapers MOMENT TO REMEMBER More...

Editorials

City does its part to help Katrina victims

We can be proud that the city of Thousand Oaks will give $250,000 to help the victims of Hurricane Katrina. It says a lot about our city. More...

Real Estate

Sales Gallery Opening Soon at Brighten Lane

Brighten Lane, by the LA/Ventura Division of Centex Homes, will offer homebuyers the opportunity to live in the highly coveted and charming Newbury Park area of Thousand Oaks. More...

Teri Pacitto

Teri Pacitto, estates director at Paramount Rodeo Realty, has been congratulated More...

Rick Gaviati

Rick Gaviati was recently congratulated by Bob Verna, manager of Coldwell Banker More...

City will donate $250,000 to help Katrina recovery

Recognizing the devastation left behind by Hurricane Katrina as More...

T.O. officials confident city is ready for an emergency

The hurricane devastation in the Gulf Coast states has many communities, including Thousand Oaks, reviewing their own disaster preparedness. More...

La Reina seniors have fun

JANN HENDRY/Acorn Newspapers SENIOR SOAKERS More...

Community

Town hall meetings proposed for Lowe’s project in Westlake Village

danielw@theacorn.com If city of Westlake Village officials can overcome several logistical hurdles, they may host two town hall meetings to present information on the proposed Lowe More...

Foundation gives $50,000 to CVUSD

The Conejo Schools Foundation presented a $50,000 check to the school board last week. More...

A celebration of leadership

YMCAs ARE PLACES FOR LEADERS More...

On the Town

Don’t miss ConejoFest

The Kiwanis Club of Thousand Oaks will host More...

Free concerts at Pepperdine

The Pepperdine University Fine Arts Division will present a series of free music department performances from October through December on the campus at 24255 Pacific Coast Hwy., Malibu. More...

Hadassah to host luncheon

Hevra-Hadassah of Conejo Valley will host its fourth annual luncheon, boutique and silent auction at 10 a.m. Sun., Oct. 30 at Sherwood Country Club in T.O. More...

Sports

The Acorn’s High School Football Game of the Week

Newbury Park Panthers (1-1) at Oak Park Eagles (2-0) Friday, 7:30 p.m.

Following a 393-yard sixtouchdown performance against Rio Mesa last week in which he completed 92 percent of his passes (23-of-25), Newbury Park quarterback Jordan LaSecla may have very well surpassed Peyton Manning as the most sought af More...

Weekend Schedule

Thousand Oaks at Camarillo Friday, 7 p.m. Hueneme More...

Marmonte Standings

League Overall T.O. 0-0-0 2-0-0 Agoura 0-0-0 2-0-0 Royal 0-0-0 2-0-0 Simi Valley 0-0-0 2-0-0 More...

Pets

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Faith

Nonprofit sponsors prayer breakfast

The Magis Institute, a nonprofit Catholic organization based in Irvine, will sponsor the Southern California Catholic Prayer Breakfast on Tues., Sept. 27 at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, 555 W. Temple St., Los Angeles. More...

St. Paschal Baylon Church concert to help Relay for Life

The Singing Judes of St. Jude More...

Jewish genealogical group to meet

The Jewish Genealogical Society of Conejo Valley and Ventura County will host an inaugural meeting from 2 to 4 p.m. Sun., Sept. 25 at Temple Adat Elohim, 2420 E. Hillcrest Drive, T.O. More...

Letters

Displeased with four members of the school board

Let More...

Owners of recreational vehicles have rights, too

Regarding the Sept. 8 issue, page 4 starts with the More...

She likes editorial but will respect the sunshine

Thank you for your interesing Sept. 1 editorial about the sesons here in sunny California anhow they seem and how they a( More...