November 10, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

New Simi Valley mall not a concern for The Oaks, spokesman says

Renovation, expansion plans still alive

The opening of a sprawling, $300-million mall in Simi Valley last month doesn More...

Health & Wellness

Ovarian cancer focus of new program

They come from different backgrounds. They have different stories and different motivations. More...

Vision consultants to visit Goebel

Free low-vision consultations will be available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fri., Nov. 18 at the Goebel Senior Center at 1385 E. Janss Road in Thousand Oaks. More...

Diabetics urged to have annual eye exams

About 13 million Americans have been diagnosed with diabetes and an additional 5.2 million have the disease and don 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...

Two La Reina students awarded scholarships

Two students recently received special scholarships at La Reina High School in Thousand Oaks, a Catholic college preparatory school for young women. More...

Square dancers to have fun again

The Buckles and Bows Square Dance Club will host a plus-level square dance from 7 to 10:45 p.m., Sat., Nov. 26, at Borchard Community Center, Borchard and Reino roads in Newbury Park. More...

Business

Buy holiday ornament, help worthy cause

Haven Home Furnishings, a store in Thousand Oaks, is collaborating with artist Sean Fox on a custom-designed holiday ornament for this season, with proceeds benefiting the local chapter of the Make-A-Wish Foundation. The collector More...

Pets

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Faith

Terrorism film to be shown

The Conejo Jewish Academy will screen More...

Chabad forms new club for children

Chabad of the Conejo has announced the formation of KidsCorps, a Jewish children More...

Westlake Church of Religious Science announces November topics

The theme of the Sunday morning talks for November is More...

Letters

School board majority—not Michael Dunn— best for CVUSD

While the More...

Letter writer had it wrong on school coffee maker

In my 25 years as a professional educator working with students, teachers and parents on a daily basis, I have made it a personal goal of mine to give respect to all of the people with whom I interact. More...

Still unhappy with Everday Math

Conejo Valley Unified School District (CVUSD) trustees Tim Stephens, Pat Phelps, Dolores Didio and Dorothy Beaubien stated in an Oct. 27 letter More...

Real Estate

Family Friendly Cape Cod Beauty

This family friendly Cape Cod beauty has four bedrooms and two baths. With newer interior designer paint, window treatments, upgraded lighting and smooth ceilings, this charmer has a lot to offer. More...

Horse-zoned Estate on One Acre

This elegant and warm, 2-story home features five bedrooms and five-and-ahalf baths. Double oak and leaded glass front doors open to a dramatic entry with hardwood floors and a large winding staircase with oak banister. More...

Megan Sandoval

Megan Sandoval was welcomed by Michael Schaller and Chuck Leko, owners of Century 21 Adobe Realty, to their Newbury Park office. More...

Props. 74, 75, 76 fail, trustees disagree on impact

Ventura County voters were out of step with the statewide electorate on Tuesday as they narrowly approved two of Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger More...

Three suspects attempt to abduct girl, 17, in T.O.

A 17-year-old girl told police 12 days ago that three men tried to grab her as she walked along Erbes Road in Thousand Oaks, but she was able to get away after kicking her assailant. More...

Community

The city of Thousand Oaks will be conducting the following meetings this month, according to the city manager More...

RSVP for Westlake State of the City

The Thousand Oaks-Westlake Village Regional Chamber of Commerce will sponsor Mayor Mark Rutherford More...

Health problems continue for council member

Thousand Oaks City Councilmember Ed Masry continues to struggle with his health. More...

On the Town

Conejo Players schedules auditions for ‘Finian’s Rainbow’

Conejo Players will host auditions for the musical More...

Chorus to sing barbershop tunes

The RiverOaks Chorus, whose members include Conejo Valley and Las Virgenes Valley residents, will present More...

Volunteers needed for Holiday Homes Tour

The Wellness Community Valley/Ventura is seeking volunteers for its 14th annual Holiday Homes Tour scheduled from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m,. Sat. and Sun., Dec. 3 and 4. More...

Sports

The Acorn’s Fall Sports Playoff Preview

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Westlake girls’ volleyball squad survives tough first-round match vs. Santa Barbara

Warriors advance after four-game victory over Dons

It might have only been a firstround playoff game, but it sure didn More...

Conejo Valley Little League signups

Registration for the Conejo Valley Little League is scheduled for Sat., Nov. 19 and Sat., Dec. 3 at the Fiore Baseball Fields from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Online registration is also now available at www.cvll.net. More...

Police

Newbury Park Someone brandished a toy firearm in an attempt to steal cash at 9:20 a.m. Oct. 31 at a Chevron gas station in the 2200 block of Michael Drive. More...

Family

Video teaches reading tutors how to instill confidence in students

In America today, almost half of all fourth-graders read below the basic level. If children are not confident that they can learn to read by the fourth grade, evidence shows they are much more More...

Local flavorologist

EXCEPTIONAL TASTE More...

Young environmentalists

RANDY THOMSON/Acorn Newspapers RECYCLING WORKS More...

Columns

The question: Can you make a right turn on a red light from the turn-only lane on eastbound Thousand Boulevard onto westbound Westlake Boulevard in Westlake Village? More...