November 29, 2012 RSS feed / Letters

Smart meter optout fees going up

Our most recent utility bills gave notice that Edison and SoCalGas have applied to the Public Utilities Commission for a draconian increase in smart meter opt-out fees.  The increase would take fees from $75 initial fee plus $10 per month (for S More...

Wants to picket against TOT

If you are disgusted with the current schedule, stops, inconsiderate treatment of, indifference to and downright inefficiency of Thousand Oaks Transit (TOT) to passengers and drivers, may I suggest we do something?  Would you consider a picket l More...

A thank-you note for a random act

To Arlene “Pay It Forward”: Our lives touched momentarily Thanksgiving eve in the Westlake Trader Joe’s checkout line as we were being attended to by James in his provocative and funny turkey hat.  More...

Anti-Prop 30 letter inaccurate

Mr. Kaplan’s letter (“Prop. 30 padded union pensions,” Acorn, Nov. More...

Blame Congress for economy

Never before in U.S. history have so many been asked to sacrifi ce so much to save so very few political reputations.  Who do you believe is responsible for today’s economy, President Bush or President Clinton? Answer: neither.  More...

Your turn to speak

Just as physical exercise is good for the body, First Amendment exercise is good for democracy.  The Acorn Letters to the Editor section gives you an excellent opportunity to put your freedom of speech to work by voicing opinions, thoughts and c More...