April 28, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

District selects assistant superintendent

Moorpark Unified School District officials appointed Teresa Williams to serve as assistant superintendent for personnel services effective July 1, at a regular school board meeting Tuesday. "I am excited about being a More...

Health & Wellness

Hospice workers serve good cause

April 23 to 29 is National Volunteer Week, a time to recognize the efforts of the country's many thousands of men and women who give of their time and talents to help others. More...

Volunteer shares his experiences

April 23 to 29 marks National Volunteer Week, a time to honor all those volunteers who give selflessly of their time and talent to serve those in need. More...

Give space to opossoms

Now that spring has officially sprung and baby animals are being born in our backyards, we need to be cautious when dealing with the wildlife that surrounds us. More...

Schools

Seniors invited to college info night

With high school graduation rapidly approaching, Moorpark College is hoping to reach high school seniors have not yet decided on an educational path, as well as those who have already chosen Moorpark College. More...

Faith

Free film to be screened for Holocaust Remembrance Day

The Jewish Life Center of Simi Valley will screen the film "Paper Clips" at 7 p.m. Sun., April 30 at the Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center, 3050 Los Angeles Ave., Simi Valley to commemorate Holocaust Remember Day (Yom Hashoah). More...

Learn about Israel at synagogue presentation

In celebration of Israel Independence Day, Wendy Lewis of Learn Israel will show an informative PowerPoint presentation, "Israel: Small Country, Big Ideas" tonight, Fri., April 28 at Congregation B'Nai Emet, 4645 Industrial St., Ste. More...

On The Town

"Friends With Money" Directed by: Nicole Holofcener More...

'Aladdin' is perfect family fare

Surf's up in the Sahara, dude. Once again, something never before witnessed in the known universe is transpiring at the historic Theater on High Street in old town Moorpark. More...

Relay for Life a success

The 600 participants in the Moorpark Relay for Life walked around the Moorpark High School track for 24 hours last weekend to help the American Cancer Society save lives through cancer education, research and patient support. More...

City hires theater manager

The Moorpark Redevelopment Agency, in a four-to-one vote, has hired independent contractor L.J. Stevens to manage the Theater on High Street. More...

Take back the streets: One community's battle

Part two of three parts For most Moorpark residents, spray-paint vandalism is nothing more than the occasional eyesore encountered on the way to work, while running errands, or when stopping by a friend's house. More...

Community

Two Moorpark schools receive state distinction

Arroyo West and Campus Canyon elementary schools were among 377 elementary schools selected as 2006 California Distinguished Schools. More...

On our way to Monterey

MUSIC MAKERS-The Chaparral Middle School Jazz Band was honored to be chosen to play at the "Next Generation" Monterey Jazz Festival on April 21 to 23. More...

Tell us why your mother is special

Mother's Day is May 14 and the Moorpark Acorn wants your mom to receive the recognition she deserves. More...

Business

Local lawyer promoted within communications company

Salem Communications recently announced that Christopher J. Henderson has been promoted to the position of vice president, corporate counsel. More...

Sports

Former MHS baseball standouts are a hit as college freshmen

Bogoyevac and Hunter take their games to the next level

They grew up together and played their high school baseball at Moorpark, both graduating from the school last June. More...

Cheap Dodgers tickets available

For one night only, sports fans can get Dodgers tickets for $5 off the regular price per ticket while also raising funds to help train fledging journalists. More...

On your marks. Get set. Go. It should be a real barnburner today down at Moorpark High as many of the county's finest track and field athletes converge for the Ventura County Championships. More...

Calendar

FRI., APRIL 28 GOP Women Conejo Valley Republican Women Federated host Tim Donnelly, leader of the California Minuteman Corp. during their 11:30 a.m. luncheon meeting at Plug Nickel Restaurant, 717 Lakeside Ave., Westlake Village. More...

Editorials

Everyone wins when agencies work together

A new day is dawning for the arts in East Ventura County. More...

Real Estate

Beautiful Cul-De-Sac Estate in Agoura

The Joann Kepler Collection presents: the most prestigious Agoura Hills neighborhood is the setting for this 7-bedroom and 6bathroom remodeled Morrison Highlands cul-de-sac estate. More...