November 24, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Learning about bread, sharing gratitude

BILL SPARKES/Acorn Newspapers ROLLING -IN-DOUGH TRADITION More...

Health & Wellness

Know the symptoms of lung cancer

This year, nearly 175,000 Americans will learn they have lung cancer. Knowing the signs of lung cancer can help you catch it early, and may contribute to survival. More...

Cancer program seeks holiday donations

The Wellness Community Valley/Ventura More...

Reflux common in kids

Your baby or toddler might be more than simply a fussy eater. More...

Calendar

SAT., NOV. 26 Square Dancers Buckles & Bows Square Dance Club hosts plus level square dance with A-1 tip from 7 to 10:45 p.m. at Borchard Community Center, 190 N. Reino Road, Newbury Park. $6. (805) 499-2920 More...

Schools

TOHS band wins again

The Thousand Oaks High School (TOHS) marching band under the direction of Marty Martone won awards at a recent competition in Indianapolis, Ind. More...

CSUCI students win media arts awards

For third straight year students take top honors

Five California State University Channel Islands students won honors at the recent 2005 CSU Media Arts Festival. More...

Expert offers dating tips every teenager should know

With drugs, physical abuse and rape among youth said to be on the rise, teen dating can be dangerous. More...

Business

Salon celebrates expansion

Pacific Breeze Salon will be hosting its Grand Reopening party from 6 to 8 p.m. on Fri., Dec. 2. The salon is celebrating the completion of its newly expanded hair salon. More...

Columns

The question: If a shopping center parking lot, or other private road, only has the word More...

Real Estate

Custom-Designed Home With Pool in First Neighborhood Has Been Recently Remodeled

The stunning, 1-story First Neighborhood pool house was extensively rebuilt in 1999. More...

You Can Own This Golfer’s Paradise, Near Wood Ranch

This immaculate 4bedroom home offers a bonus room which could be the fifth bedroom or a room of many uses. The home is located on a corner in a planned development with community pool and spa. I t More...

Exquisite Curb Appeal with Lush Floral Gardens

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City takes another look at affordable housing

With the rising costs of housing, both for rent and purchase, the challenge of providing affordable housing is a problem nationwide. More...

Unusual night sky

JANN HENDRY/Acorn Newspapers FIREWORKS, AND IT ISN More...

Parent unhappy with school’s ‘suggested $120 donation’

The Parent Teacher Association (PTA) for Lang Ranch Elementary School in Thousand Oaks raised thousands of dollars last week in its only fundraiser, a Jog-A-Thon. More...

Community

Newbury Park Between 4:30 p.m. Nov. 11 and 9:30 a.m. Nov. 13 in the 4800 block of Borchard Road, someone stole $30 from a snack shop. More...

Noted Conejo Valley resident dead at 87

The Conejo Valley lost a presidential appointee and local business leader earlier this month when Robert D. Nesen of Thousand Oaks passed away after a brief illness. More...

Friends to help popular Westlake High music instructor with his weight problem

The local music community is reaching out to help one of its own. More...

On the Town

Tree of Life to be lit Dec. 4

Hospice of the Conejo invites the public to attend the inaugural community tree lighting ceremony for the 2005 Tree of Life from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Sun., Dec. 4 at Gardens of the World, 2001 Thousand Oaks Blvd. More...

Village Voices to ring in the holidays

The Village Voices Chorale will present their holiday concert, More...

Chorus to present annual show

The award-winning Channelaire Chorus, a women More...

Sports

Thousand Oaks’ cross-country runners ready for State Meet

Behind Fletcher, Lady Lancers earn second-place finish at Mt. SAC

The Thousand Oaks High girls More...

TOHS upset by Rio Mesa

TOUGH TO TAKE More...

The ultimate challenge

Newbury Park football team looks to upset powerhouse St. Bonaventure squad

Doug Flutie and his Boston College teammates should More...

Letters

CVUSD math scores are improving

In the Nov. 10letter to the Thousand Oaks Acorn More...

Child vandals the fault of parents

I am writing this letter on behalf of the students and families of Weathersfield Elementary School. The question I would like to ask is, what are More...

Please keep track of your kids

Do you know what your kids do on a Sunday afternoon? Someone More...