December 23, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Health & Wellness

Don’t let travel hassles ruin the holidays

The presents are wrapped and bundled with care in anticipation that the whole family soon will be there. But traveling isn More...

Youth with social disorders, anxiety sought for UCLA study

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

Experts stress a concussion is no laughing matter

As various sports seasons kick into high gear at high schools across the country, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is working to raise awareness about concussion through a new multimedia educational tool kit titled More...

Schools

Students raise funds for heifer charity

Mesa Verde Middle School in Moorpark is sponsoring a More...

‘Hakuna matata’

RANDY THOMSON/Acorn Newspapers HAMMING IT UP More...

On The Town

Art needed for T.O. show

The Thousand Oaks Art Association More...

‘Do you hear what I hear?’

RANDY THOMSON/Acorn Newspape O NIGHT DIVINE More...

Radio to air Dickens tale on Christmas Eve

Actress Charlene Tilton, former star of the television series More...

Letters

The problems with North Park

Things are becoming thoroughly obnoxious. More...

Christmas is a national holiday

Regarding the Dec. 16 opinion article on Christmas, I hope the writers of your opinion piece checks their facts more carefully in its news pieces than it does in this article. In it they repeat the More...

North Park debate continues

So Ed Freeman ( Moopark Acorn Dec. 9) would like to know who I am. I am a 20-year resident of Moorpark who cares deeply about the city I live in. More...

Acorn article prompts city officials to call special meeting on North Park

By Sylvie Belmond belmond@theacorn.com

The North Park Village and Nature Preserve debate came back to life at Wednesday More...

City council revises sign ordinance

The Moorpark City Council recently voted 4 to zero to forbid human More...

The meaning of Chanukah illuminated

This year, Chanukah begins at sundown on Dec. 25. The eightday festival is marked by lighting candles on the menorah. Local Jewish families will celebrate with blessings, games and festive foods. More...

Community

City hires new engineer, public works director

Yugal Lall, an 18-year resident of Moorpark, was recently hired to serve as the city More...

Firefighters fulfill errand of mercy

GIFTS OF GOOD CHEER More...

Law officers provide toys for needy

Each year, employees of the Ventura County Sheriff More...

Business

Men continue to ‘ring’ in the New Year

With only a few more days left until Christmas and Hanukkah, shoppers are still dashing through shops for that last-minute gift they hope will make this year a memorable one. More...

Sports

Nobody asked me, but: This time of year is when the little children of the world should be resting and having fun, not playing in non-stop tournaments requiring families to travel vast distances so their kids can get a leg up on all the oth More...

V.C. Bombers win Simi Christmas Tourney

BOMBERS BLAST COMPETITION More...

Moorpark boys’ soccer squad sees its fortunes change

Past failures give way to new hope for Musketeers

What a difference a year makes. After winning only one game a season ago, the Moorpark boys More...

Calendar

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

Columns

Subject: The holida

By Brent E. McCoy

both Christmas and the first might of Hanukkah. Kwanza will begin the following day. Since all of these events commence within 24-hours of each other, 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...

Real Estate

Shea Homes Says Light Up The Holidays And Read With Your Child

Lending a seasonal theme to its multi-faceted literacy awareness campaign, Shea Homes, which has been honored as one of America More...

Lake Sherwood Estate Overlooking the Fairway

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