Daily Archives: September 1, 2011

Kids who learn to appreciate nature will carry their passion through life

Tips to encourage young people to get out of the house Source of this article: The Thousand Oaks Acorn, Sept 1, 2011. Courtesy North American Precis Syndicate Inc. Connecting with nature offers many rewards for children. Spending time outside gives … Continue reading

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Equine lovers want to corral public support on September 10

Arabian horses parading with colorfully costumed riders will be among the attractions at the seventh annual Day of the Horse in Thousand Oaks. Source of this article: The Thousand Oaks Acorn, Sept 1, 2011. By Anna Bitong, annab@theacorn The event … Continue reading

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Mountain lion killed crossing the 405 Freeway

The 15-month-old male may have collided with a vehicle near the Getty Center. The National Park Service had outfitted the animal with a tracking device. Source of this article: The Los Angeles Times,¬†September 1, 2011¬† By Bettina Boxall, Los Angeles … Continue reading

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