Bob McCord, an active member of the Calabasas community and owner of the popular Sagebrush Cantina in the city's Old Town district, died in his sleep early May 12 as a result of a rare brain disease. He was 69 years old.
McCord was recently diagnosed with CreutzfeldtJakob disease (CJD), a degenerative and incurable brain disease. McCord died within three weeks of his diagnosis, according to Judi Uthus, spokesperson for the cantina.
McCord opened the popular restaurant ...