October 20, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Rain, speed factors in another Westlake Boulevard fatal accident

Krystin Shank, 18, died in a car accident around 10:30 a.m. Monday morning on Westlake Boulevard south of Kanan Road in Thousand Oaks, police said. More...

Health & Wellness

Resource Center provides support for difficult pregnancy situations

The Conejo Valley Women More...

Free autism program at UCLA

The Nathanson Family Resource Center at UCLA More...

Breast cancer lecture offered

The City of Hope Cancer Center and Tower Cancer Research Foundation will present a community lecture about the latest treatment options for breast cancer from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thurs., Oct. 27 at the Four Seasons Hotel, 300 S. More...

Calendar

THURS., OCT. 20 Business Mixer Calabasas Chamber of Commerce hosts a business mixer from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Eden Surgical & Wellness Center, 23951 Craftsman Road, Calabasas. Free with RSVP to (818) 222-5680 More...

Schools

Getting into the groove

STRUTTING THEIR STUFF More...

Ideas offered to PTAs

Ventura County PTA members and leaders are invited to gather ideas and resources at a free 7 p.m. PTA Program Expo Thurs., Oct. 27 at the Ventura County Superintendent of Schools building, 5189 Verdugo Way, Camarillo. More...

Vendors needed for boutique

Christ the King Lutheran Preschool is currently seeking vendors for its holiday boutique, More...

Business

The question: Every year, rumor says that the legal age to get a California driver More...

Boutique supports breast cancer research

During October, high-end fashion boutique m.fredric will carry special in-store pink merchandise and pink m.fredric tees, with proceeds being donated to breast cancer research and treatment. More...

Jeans store opens in T.O.

Lucky Brand Jeans recently opened a store at The Oaks shopping center in Thousand Oaks. A national chain with 101 stores, Lucky Brand Jeans designs each neighborhood store with the community More...

Faith

New publication filled with funincluding tongue twisters

Not only are tongue twisters a great way to practice reading and pronouncing words, but they More...

Moms’ group announces monthly activities

The Conejo Valley Chapter of Mothers and More includes mothers in Calabasas, Agoura Hills, Westlake Village, Thousand Oaks, Newbury Park, Moorpark and Simi Valley. More...

Jazz combo to perform at Vespers

The Matt Harris Combo will perform a Jazz Vespers service at 7:30 p.m. Fri., Oct. 28 at St. Patrick More...

Editorials

Occupants of retirement home get plenty of attention, renters at mobile home park are virtually ignored

If you buy a retirement village in Thousand Oaks and then try to gouge the residents with outrageous rent increases, watch out, because the city and county supervisor will try to intervene on behalf of the senior citizens who live there. More...

City to investigate rate increases at senior care facility

In response to complaints from esidents about huge rate hikesThousand Oaks Mayor Claudia Bill-de la Pe More...

Colorful dancer

BILL SPARKES/Acorn Newspapers A DANCE FROM HALFWAY AROUND THE WORLD More...

Kavli seats will be reupholstered

Anyone who More...

Community

La Reina High has new trustees

On Fri., Oct. 14, Bishop Thomas Curry officiated as a newly formed board of trustees was inducted for La Reina High School, a Catholic college preparatory junior and senior high school for girls. More...

Classes set for volunteer policing

The Thousand Oaks Police Department More...

Old Town to be spruced up

The Old Town West neighborhood of Thousand Oaks will get long-awaited improvements through a federally funded program. More...

On the Town

‘Rock the Oaks’ seeks bands

The sixth annual More...

Author to speak

New York Times bestselling author Robert Kurson will lecture on his nonfiction work More...

‘Measure for Measure’ coming to CLU in November

California Lutheran University More...

Sports

‘Fore’ local golf teams gear up for Marmonte League Championship

With the opening round of the Marmonte League Tournament set to get underway today at the Los Robles Greens Golf Course, the girls More...

Querrey nearly pulls a first-round upset at the Calabasas Challenger

Thousand Oaks senior comes up just short againsprofessional foe

On Tuesday morning Sam Querrey was attending class at Thousand Oaks High School. More...

USTA Calabasas Challenger continues through the weekend

HEAVY HITTERS More...

Police

Newbury Park Police arrested someone for public intoxication and vandalism at 10:30 p.m. Oct. 10 in the 1500 block of Newbury Road. More...

Breathtaking Lake, Canyoand City Views

This amazing, designer-perfect 1-story home is located in Lake Sherwood. This 4-bedroom, 3.75-bath home has breathtaking lake, canyon and city views. More...

Perfect for Entertainin

This single-story home has four bedrooms, two baths, more than 1,700 sq. ft. and is move-in ready. It is located on a quiet cul-desac and is situated in a great neighborhood near excellent schools. Enjoy spectacular views of Mt. More...

Letters

Opposes city’s plan for Rancho Potrero

I am very concerned about both the process and content of the city council More...

Leave the open space alone

Save Open Space (SOS) calls to action all children, hikers, horseback riders, joggers and bikers: the scenic pristine overlook of Sycamore Canyon is about to be destroyed by a monstrous lighted wedding tent for hundreds of people. More...

Opposition to cellphone antennas hurts all of us

The NIMBY syndrome (Not In My Back Yard) is alive and well in Thousand Oaks. I have just finished reading the story in the More...