May 19, 2017 RSS feed / Letters

Scrap the plan for apartments

At the Neighborhood Council No. 3 meeting May 11, the vote was unanimous to reject the proposed four-story apartment project for Bellwood Center plaza. More...

Looking forward to 2018 fair

On Sat., May 13, the Simi Valley Chamber of Commerce was extremely proud to host its 40th annual Simi Valley Street Fair on Cochran Street between Galena and Sequoia.  More...

Few scholarships for special ed kids

I have noticed that during this time of year many high school students are given scholarships for academic achievement. However, I see few scholarships given to special education students who do their very best to achieve academic excellence.  More...

A shout-out to Santa Su staff

As the school year comes to an end, I just wanted to take a minute to thank the staff at Santa Susana High School. Whether they are the yard duties who always have smiles, secretaries, attendance, Mrs. More...

The definition of ‘awesome’

One of my favorite teachers on campus at Royal High School is Mr. Daley. He is a supportive, kind, outgoing and outstanding teacher. He is always willing to help you out, no matter what you are going through. More...

Senate Bill 54 belongs on ballot

After reading the May 5 article about “sanctuary state” bill SB 54, I have to wonder why this bill, which defies our federal government and the powers given to that government by the Constitution, is to be rammed through our California go More...

Acorn is for all, including kids

Thank you to the Acorn for printing pictures children drew of their mothers. Thank you also to the many teachers that organized their classes to draw them. More...

Let’s help Knight be forthright

On Tues., May 9 I joined three other interested constituents in Simi Valley at Rep. Steve Knight’s office to clarify the congressman’s reasoning for voting to repeal the Affordable Care Act. More...

Bicyclists, be careful on streets

This is for all of the bicyclists who ride on the bicycle lane marker, some of whom weave into the adjacent traffic lane now and then.  More...