December 22, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Deadlines advance because of the holidays

Both offices of the Acorn Newspapers will be closed on Mon., Dec. 26 in observance of Christmas and Chanukah. More...

Sports

Newbury Park girls’ basketball team creating matchup problems

Panther players big and quick

Marmonte League opponents will be looking up at the Newbury Park girls More...

Panthers win a classic over Moorpark

JANN HENDRY/Acorn Newspapers TEXTBOOK TACKLE More...

Lady Lancers fall to Agoura, 3-0, in Marmonte League girls’ soccer contest

TOHS hosts Moorpark tonight

Coming off a pair of solid results against top competition More...

Faith

Candlelighting service set for tonight

The Westlake Church of Religious Science will celebrate December More...

Universalist services will honor all holidays

The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship will offer holiday services this weekend to honor multiple faith traditions. All events are free and, except as noted, will be at the Goebel Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. More...

Workshop will teach you how to achieve your goals

The Calabasas Center of Dynamic Living will sponsor a workshop with guest speaker Mary Manin Morrissey from 1 to 4 p.m. Sun., Jan. 8 at the the Country Inn, 23627 Calabasas Road, Calabasas. Morrissey will also be the guest speaker for the 10 a.m. More...

Letters

Procedure that city council used to replace Masry was fair, complete

As one of the applicants for the city council seat that was vacated, I, too, would like to have seen the city of Thousand Oaks hold a special election. More...

The people have been handcuffed by the pro-growth city council

We deeply mourn the loss of Edward Masry, one of the few remaining liberal and humanistic More...

The city council ignored what Masry stood for by appointing his replacement

Down at city hall in Thousand Oaks the other night, like Dickens said, it was the best of times and the worst. More...

Real Estate

The Back Yard Of This Lovely Estate Has A Custom Spa, Fireplace And Huge Manicured Lawns

This magnificent Lake Sherwood French estate overlooks the second fairway, a spectacular location on an over-halfacre lot with total privacy. The tremendous floor plan has 6-bedroom, 6.5bath with nearly 6,900 square feet. More...

Sonya Chang

Sonya Chang of White House Properties, Westlake Village has been congratulated by owner/broker Marty Williams for being the top sales agent during November with sales of over $1.3 million. More...

with Jordan Cohen

Jordan Cohen, estates director at Re/Max Olson & Associates Inc., Estates Brokerage, was honored for his record-breaking sales production in a twomonth period with sales totaling over $52 million. This accomplishment exceeded his previous company More...

Happy Chanukah

JANN HENDRY/Acorn Newspapers SPECIAL CHANUKAH EVENT More...

City must spend more for law enforcement

The city of Thousand Oaks will pay an additional $1.145 million this year for law enforcement services it contracts from the Ventura County Sheriff More...

Two new planning commissioners needed

Two unscheduled vacancies exist on the city of Thousand Oaks Planning Commission in the aftermath of the resignation of Ed Masry and the promotion of former planning commissioner Tom Glancy to the city council. More...

Community

Council reorganizes, Gillette new mayor

The Thousand Oaks City Council held its annual reorganization meeting last week, selecting a new mayor, paying tribute to former Councilmember Ed Masry, who More...

Westlake Village resident new medical director at Los Robles Hospital

Westlake Village resident Barry Thall, MD, has been appointed to the position of medical director of Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center in Thousand Oaks, effective Jan. 1. More...

Amid holiday joy, a reminder about driving

The holiday season can be the most dangerous time of the year for drivers and pedestrians. Given that speeding is a factor in roughly 30 percent of all traffic fatalities, there are plenty of reasons to slow down this holiday season. More...

Calendar

SUN., DEC. 25 Chabad Chanukah Festivities Today from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. More...

Schools

Public high schools encourage music participation

BANDING TOGETHER More...

Youth sought for UCLA study

The Child OCD, Anxiety and Tic Disorders Program at UCLA More...

Cabrillo Music Theatre has new director

Veteran director Lewis Wilkenfeld of Los Angeles has been appointed artistic director for Cabrillo Music Theatre. The group presents musical productions at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza. More...

Police

Newbury Park Someone stole gasoline from a truck between 6 p.m. Dec. 9 and 8:15 a.m. Dec. 12 in the 3200 block of Grande Vista Drive. The dollar loss wasn More...

Family

Into the giving tradition

A HAPPY SEASON More...

Promote resiliency in children

Resiliency is essential to success. Resiliency provides the ability to deal with life More...

Raising Old Glory for another day of school

LEARNING HOW TO TREAT OLD GLORY More...

Editorials

When it comes to holiday shopping, it’s better late than never

With only three days before Christmas, many of you are already done with your shopping. Some of us, however, still have More...