August 19, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Health & Wellness

Parents taught communication with babies through signing More...

Business

Simi Valley Town Center to hold job fair

Job seekers in Ventura County will have the opportunity to interview with dozens of retailers, including name brands in fashion and fine dining, at the Simi Valley Town Center Job Fair from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sat., Aug. More...

Fit2bthai Restaurant opens in Moorpark’s LA Spring Center

Fresh food, fresh ideas, fresh new faces More...

Faith

B’nai B’rith seeks land for lowincome housing

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Calvary Chapel Tierra Rejada to sponsor ‘Family Fiesta’

Calvary Chapel Tierra Rejada has scheduled an afternoon of family fun at Tierra Rejada Park, Moorpark from 2 to 4 p.m. Sun., Aug. 21. Crafts, games and refreshments will be offered for children from preschool to preteen. More...

Family

Kiwanis to serve annual Lobster Fest

The Kiwanis Club of Santa Susana will present its annual Lobster Fest from 3 to 8 p.m. Sat., Aug. 27 at Rancho Tapo Park, 3700 Avenida Simi at Lemon Drive, Simi Valley. More...

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Letters

Could the Hitch accident be due to Caltrans negligence?

The accident on Hitch Boulevard on Mon., Aug. 15 was devastating to everyone. The loss oan entire family is painful and can More...

ould the paper ublish a list or volunteers?

It is wonderful to have a local paper that keeps us informed of the news and activities in Moorpark. More...

Editorials

Nothing is more important than saving lives

Our hearts go out to the family and friends of the Covarrubias family, tragically whisked off the face of the earth on Monday. How can they cope in the aftermath of such an incredible tragedy? They More...

Real Estate

Dos Vientos Home with Curb Appeal

The Gallery is the quiet gem tract of Dos Vientos. It More...

Builder Quality Remodeled Home

With custom builder quality, this totally remodeled 4-bedroom, 2.5-bath home features a kitchen with walk-in pantry, custom cabinetry, granite counters and professional appliances. More...

Model Grand Opening Next Month at Brentwood in Simi Valley

Home buyers eager to take advantage of premodel grand opening prices are sparking summer sales at Richmond American Homes More...

Threat of lawsuit compels city to retract deposit request

Following a brief protest against the city of Moorpark, the Simi Valley/Moorpark Republican Assembly and Friends of the Border Patrol will be allowed to conduct their anti-illegal immigration meeting without being forced to pay for addition More...

BILL SPARKES / Acorn Newspapers HITCH BOULEVARD LEFT TURN LANE More...

Community

Moorpark schools excel on standardized tests, but room still exists for improvement

Summer isn More...

Moorpark man arrested for attempted robbery

A Moorpark resident was apprehended in connection with an attempted robbery and carjacking that occurred in Moorpark on Sun., Aug. 14. More...

Local charity requests donations of school supplies

Catholic Charities is requesting donations of school supplies for Moorpark children of lowincome families, including crayons, No. More...

Schools

Moorpark College names new executive vice president

The Ventura County Community College District Board of Trustees has approved the hiring of Dr. Pam Eddinger as Moorpark College More...

Sports

Twin Titans

Is there life at Grace Brethren football after Chad Kackert? The brothers Elmore sure think so

When a 6-foot-5, 240-pound quarterback who moonlights as a Division I-caliber defensive end runs downfield with the football and a full head of steam, serious consequences are imminent. It More...

Successful summer ends for former MHS pitcher

Recent Moorpark graduate and former Musketeer pitcher Brett Hunter knew he could ill afford to take the summer off from baseball just because Moorpark wasn More...

On The Town

Camarillo Air Show to honor aviation inventor

The Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Chapter 723 25th annual Air Show will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fri. and Sat., Aug. 27 and 28 at the Camarillo Airport, 555 Airport Way, Camarillo. More...

Jazz concert to play at Gardens of the World

The Summer Jazz Concert Series, More...

Gay and Lesbian Pride event to take place

The Ventura County Rainbow Alliance will present its annual Gay and Lesbian Pride event from 1 to 6 p.m. Sat., Aug. 27 at Mission Park on downtown Main Street, Ventura. The event is free and open to the public. More...

Columns

Subject: A family road trip — a wrinkle in time

It often strikes me as odd that we humans can be so much alike and yet so different. Equally thoughtful and educated folks can look at the same issue and come up with completely different opinions. More...

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