May 26, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Health & Wellness

American Diabetes Association to host first local Tour de Cure bicycle ride fundraiser

More than 18 million Americans have diabetes, including 5 million people who aren More...

Alternative arthritis medicines can help relieve pain

About 70 million Americans have arthritis and a new survey by the Rippe Lifestyle Institute shows many are living with arthritis pain needlessly because they don More...

Local 14-year-old cancer patient to have surgery

Moorpark 14-year-old, Breanna Pflaumer, was diagnosed with inoperable brain cancer on Dec. 28, 2004. The Acorn is running updates on Breanna More...

Schools

Area teachers, retirees and students shine at the Moorpark Unified School District Awards event

TEACHERS RETIRE More...

Moorpark College holds commencement

Moorpark College held its commencement ceremonies on May 19 at the Campus Center Quad, Moorpark. The speaker was Ventura County Star publisher Tim Gallagher. More...

Faith

Houses of worship

Community Christian Church, the Rev. Mike Wooley. 216 Moorpark Ave., (805) 529-3572. More...

On The Town

Cajun Festival will feature tastes of New Orleans

The 16th annual Cajun Creole Music Festival in Simi Valley is the biggest of its kind west of the Mississippi River and will bring the jovial ambiance of New Orleans to this area for two days. More...

Letters

Suprized at Simi council’s reaction

I was somewhat surprised to read of Simi Valley City Council More...

Editorials

Take time on Monday to remember why it’s a holiday

Many Americans have forgotten why we celebrate Memorial Day. Plenty of us will enjoy a day in the park or spend time with family or friends this holiday weekend, but we won More...

Trapping, relocating wildlife not a good idea

Live-trapping and relocating a wild animal isn More...

Memorial Day not always celebrated the same way, vets say

For most people, Memorial Day is synonymous with the first holiday weekend of summer, but for those who served in the military or who lost a loved one in a war, Memorial Day is a day of remembrance. More...

Moorpark School District honors retirees, faces budget challenges

By Sylvie Belmond belmond@theacorn.com The Moorpark Unified School District trustees recently honored seven employees who are about to retire after a long career at MUSD. More...

Biking for a good cause

GEARING UP FOR A RIDE More...

Community

Deputy revives boy pulled from pool

Ventura County Sheriff More...

Moorpark Active Adult Center spotlights events

The city of Moorpark will present the following free activities in June for senior adults. More...

‘Night of Shattered Glass’ remembered

MAKING A POINT More...

Business

Business forum gets mixed reviews

Local business owners recently packed a conference room at the Grand Vista Hotel in Simi Valley with hopes of getting in on new business opportunities the Simi Valley Town Center mall might bring their way. More...

Sports

Jacobs advances to round of 16

Moorpark sophomore Drew Jacobs thought his season might be over two weeks ago when a rib injury he suffered in the semis kept him out of his Marmonte League championship match against Calabasas More...

Nobody asked me, but

While it is exciting when one horse wins the first two legs of the Triple Crown, the fact is that in this day and age, it will be nearly impossible for one horse to win all three races in such a short amount of time. More...

Calendar

SAT., MAY 28

Fun Fair in Topanga Topanga Days Country Fair featuring Bohemian culture, alternative music and country and bluegrass fun plus Children More...

Columns

Subject: Let’s all help out

Recently, the mayor over in Simi Valley, Mr. Paul Miller, has expressed concerns regarding the North Park development. More...

Real Estate

This Darling Home Is Extremely Well Kept

This darling single-story home with two bedrooms and one-and-a-half bathrooms is extremely tidy and well kept. The home opens up to a very light and bright More...

A Magnificent English Country Estate in T.O

One of Lake Sherwood More...

Stroll To Peppertree Park

This fabulous view property located in a planned unit development has lovely greenbelts and is only a stroll to Peppertree Park. More...