October 13, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Masry’s leg amputated

Thousand Oaks City Councilmember Ed Masry has suffered another health-related setback. More...

Health & Wellness

Free workshop to offer ovarian cancer information

Local women fighting ovarian cancer and their families can explore ways to educate and empower themselves at a free workshop hosted by The Wellness Community Valley/Ventura from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Thurs., Oct. 27 at More...

Local agencies begin providing flu shots

Ventura County Public Health (VCPH) will be partnering with various community hospitals from October through December to provide flu shots for seniors and other individuals with highrisk heart and lung conditions, diabetes or asthma. More...

Tips offered for helping children cope with diseases

Seeing the devastation of Hurricane Katrina on the news every evening has left us all feeling helpless and anxious. The intensity of the disaster is inescapable for adults and children alike. More...

Calendar

THURS., OCT. 13 Discover Antarctica Conejo Gem & Mineral Club will host speaker Sal Scarpato discussing More...

Schools

All events (subject to change) are listed by name, location and time if provided. If calendars are modified, school sources are asked to contact us with updated information at this e-mail address: steve@theacorn.com. More...

T.O. resident helps model farm project

Lindsay Adamski, a T.O. resident, was among 150 freshmen at Providence College who participating in the college More...

Police

Newbury Park Vandals caused $200 in damages between 9 p.m. Oct. 2 and 7 a.m. Oct. 3 in the 900 block of Tapies Court. More...

Letters

Trustee Mike Dunn needs a reality check

Regarding More...

Happy with RV decision

After 18 months of debates on recreational vehicle parking, I want to applaud the Thousand Oaks City Council for coming to a decision to allow RV parking on our own property. More...

Schools need to consider PFAs and PTOs

I was surprised to see a commercial last night on Fox News with Justine Fischer from Thousand Oaks opposing Prop. 76. She was identified as a PTA state commissioner (one of many midlevel activist positions). More...

Editorials

The fewer SUVs we see, the better for all of us

Anyone who More...

CLU convocation highlights ‘Students for a Global Society’

California Lutheran University will host its annual Founders Day Convocation on at 10 a.m. Fri., Oct. 21 in Samuelson Chapel on the campus at 60 W. Olsen Road, Thousand Oaks. The theme for this year More...

Bush appoints UCLA doctor to Holocaust Council

Joel M. Geiderman, MD, cochair of the Emergency Department at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, has been appointed by President Bush to serve as vice chairman of the Holocaust Memorial Council, the governing body of the U.S. More...

Plan to upgrade Two Winds finally moving forward

After years of debate, the public equestrian center in Newbury Park got another push forward in the long-awaited plan to upgrade it and make it a permanent site. More...

School board recommends vote ‘no’ on Proposition 76

The Conejo Valley Unified School District Board of Education voted to oppose a state measure on the November ballot that would make significant changes to the way the state budget is formed. More...

Offices/assisted living facility to replace mobile home park

Residents of a Newbury Park mobile home community will have to move to make way for a new medical office building and an assisted living facility for the elderly. More...

Celebrating life

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Community

Council rejects open space deal as too costly

It wasn More...

For the record

Regarding haunted houses within 30 miles of Thousand Oaks and an article that ran in the July 14 More...

Suspects arrested in county burglary ring

Twelve suspects were arraigned on three indictments by the Ventura County Criminal Grand Jury on Fri., Sept. More...

On the Town

Feeling the music

JANN HENDRY/Acorn Newspapers GUITAR GROOVES More...

Full Story

CLU students show design journals

The design journals of multimedia students at California Lutheran University will be on display from Mon., Oct. 17 through Mon., Oct. More...

Sports

The Acorn’s High School Football Game of the Week

Simi Valley Pioneers (5-0) at Newbury Park Panthers (4-1) Friday, 7 p.m.

First place in the Marmonte League standings will be at stake Friday night when the Newbury Park Panthers host the Simi Valley Pioneers. More...

Weekend Schedule

Thousand Oaks at Westlake Friday, 7 p.m. Oaks Christian More...

Marmonte Standings

League Overall Simi Valley 2-0-0 5-0-0 Newbury 2-0-0 4-1-0 More...

Family

Children need free play time

Children love to imitate their parents, from pulling clothes out of mommy More...

Elks to retire old flags

Thousand Oaks Elks Lodge No. 2477 will conduct its 15th annual Elks Flag Retirement ceremony at 1 p.m. Sun., Oct. 23 at the lodge, 158 Conejo School Road, Thousand Oaks. More...

Celebrating their heritage, culture

BILL SPARKES/Acorn Newspapers POWDER FIGHT More...

Real Estate

Private Rear Yard for Entertaining

This darling singlestory, 3-bedroom, 2-bath home has 1,700 square foot. More...

Shirley Richards

Shirley Richards of Coldwell Banker Westlake Village Centre has been announced as her office More...

The Ovdat Team

Bev, Saul and Tami of The Ovdat Team once again were highly commended by the president and vicepresident of Re/Max on the Boulevard, Jay and Roy Belson, for their outstanding August performance. More...