Ventura County Star Local News


Warning: fopen(/srv/users/serverpilot/tmp/wordpressgen/remote-image-cache): failed to open stream: Is a directory in /srv/users/serverpilot/apps/wordpressgen/public/wp-includes/Requests/Transport/cURL.php on line 138

Warning: fclose() expects parameter 1 to be resource, boolean given in /srv/users/serverpilot/apps/wordpressgen/public/wp-includes/Requests/Transport/cURL.php on line 409

The Acorn

  • Fair offers new promotions
    The Ventura County Fair has new admission specials this year. Kids age 12 and under are admitted free on the fair’s Kid’s Day on Fri., Aug. 4. This year on Aug. 4, everyone age 13 and older is admitted for the regular children’s price of $9, a 25-percent savings over ... read more
    Source: The AcornPublished on 2017-07-27
  • Why are my cats fighting, and how do I stop them?
    COMMENTARY /// Cat care By Debrah Regal Special to The Acorn We all start out with high hopes of our darling, loving, little kittens growing up and staying that way. However, Mother Nature has other plans for cats that live ... read more
    Source: The AcornPublished on 2017-07-27
  • British boys’ chorus to sing at Calvary church
    The Libera Boys Choir returns to the USA this summer for shows in California, Texas, Oklahoma and Missouri. After a stop in Orange County, they will perform locally at 7 p.m. Sun., July 30 at Calvary Community Church, 5495 Via Rocas, Westlake Village. Tickets are $15. For details, go to ... read more
    Source: The AcornPublished on 2017-07-27
  • Acorn alumni meeting
    GRAD SCHOOL—These 2017 college graduates who grew up together locally meet June 25 in Oak Park, With Acorns in hand.read more ... read more
    Source: The AcornPublished on 2017-07-27
  • Hopping into patients’ hearts at Los Robles Hospital
    By Angela Swartz Special to The Acorn [img_assist|nid=172863|title=|desc= LOTS TO LOVE—At right, Newbury Park resident Candy Apple holds Henry, her 14-month-old Flemish Giant rabbit. The pair offer comfort to patients, like the one seen above, at Los Robles Hospital.read more ... read more
    Source: The AcornPublished on 2017-07-27
  • Free programs on cancer care
    The Cancer Support Community will offer the following free programs for people with cancer, cancer survivors and their loved ones at 530 Hampshire Road, Westlake Village. Orientation meetings about CSC are available at 7 p.m. Tuesdays and 10 a.m. Fridays. For details or to RSVP, call (805) 379-4777 or visit ... read more
    Source: The AcornPublished on 2017-07-27
  • Bikers help hospital in Pan-Mass race
    Stuart Wood of Westlake Village and Peter Worley of Thousand Oaks will cycle almost 200 miles in the 38th annual Pan-Mass Challenge for cancer research and care. During Aug. 5 and 6, more than 6,200 cyclists from over 40 states and eight countries will cross the state and arrive at ... read more
    Source: The AcornPublished on 2017-07-27
  • Swish Inc.
    BOYS’ BASKETBALL /// Oaks Christian Lions Eliav Appelbaum @EliavAppelbaum on Twitter Jordan Jones is one of the best basketball players in Ventura County.read more ... read more
    Source: The AcornPublished on 2017-07-27
  • Bandy trusts the process of progress
    GIRLS’ BASKETBALL /// Calabasas Coyotes Eliav Appelbaum @EliavAppelbaum on Twitter Jenna Bandy orchestrates practice. At this particular moment, she’s the maestro of the press break. She commands the room, or in this case, the gym.read more ... read more
    Source: The AcornPublished on 2017-07-27
  • Winner of barista contest
    DRINKS ON THE HOUSE— Brewmaster Lauryn Wood wins the 2017 Starbucks Barista District Championship July 22 at the Marriott Hotel in Woodland Hills. She works at Starbucks in the Agoura Hills Vons grocery on Kanan Road.read more ... read more
    Source: The AcornPublished on 2017-07-27
  • L.A. County assessed property value surges
    Spurred on by the robust real estate market, property values in Los Angeles County have risen for the seventh straight year, according to a tax roll report issued July 20 by the county assessor’s office.read more ... read more
    Source: The AcornPublished on 2017-07-27
  • Sotheby’s expands in Calabasas
    Wish Sotheby’s International Realty, a luxury real estate firm, will open its newest office in Calabasas. The new office will service Calabasas, Hidden Hills and adjacent areas including Woodland Hills and the Conejo Valley.read more ... read more
    Source: The AcornPublished on 2017-07-27
  • Community gets second shot at West Village
    By Sylvie Belmond belmond@theacorn.com The New Home Company will host a community development forum tonight to present the latest plans and get public feedback on a mixed housing and commercial project that is proposed for a 13- acre valley where Agoura Road ... read more
    Source: The AcornPublished on 2017-07-27
  • Kids got the beat
    The Ventura County Fair has new admission specials this year. Kids age 12 and under are admitted free on the fair’s Kid’s Day on Fri., Aug. 4. This year on Aug. 4, everyone age 13 and older is admitted for the regular children’s price of $9, a 25-percent savings over ... read more
    Source: The AcornPublished on 2017-07-27
  • Comics bring their stand-up comedy to Hillcrest Center
    The Hillcrest Center for the Arts, along with professional comedian Jason Love, will present the new lineup for the Live Standup Comedy On The Hill performance at 8 p.m. Sat., Aug. 12 at 403 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Johnny Beehner and Vargus Mason will perform at the show, which ... read more
    Source: The AcornPublished on 2017-07-27