2000-09-21

Homeowners rally in opposition to Westlake park plans

Acorn Staff Writer

Residents in First Neighborhood of Westlake Village were to attend the monthly homeowners association (HOA) meeting last night at the First Neighborhood Community Center to discuss plans by a city of Westlake Village consultant to build a soccer field at White Oak Elementary School and other amenities at Bennett Park, adjacent the school. A flyer distributed to homeowners stated that […]

Submit your choice for Outstanding Educator



The Agoura/Las Virgenes Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for its "Outstanding Educator Award." One educator from each of the following schools will be honored: Agoura, Indian Hills, Oak Park and Oak Hills high schools; Lindero Canyon, A.E. Wright and Medea Creek middle schools; Willow, Sumac, Yerba Buena, White Oak, Brookside, Oak Hills and Red Oak elementary schools. Members of […]

MOMS Club is seeking Oak Park mothers



The Oak Park MOMS Club is currently seeking Oak Park mothers with new babies to fill up a couple of play groups now forming. Those with newborns, crawlers or toddlers interested in meeting other Oak Park mothers are invited to call Laura Ornstein at (818) 991-0683.

Leonis Adobe to be site of culture fest



The Calabasas Cultural Festival at Old Town will be celebrated from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sat., Oct. 7 on the grounds of historic Leonis Adobe, 23537 Calabasas Road. Admission is free. Among the many living history demonstrations for children and adults alike are pottery making, sculpturing, butter churning, yarn spinning and knitting, and tortilla making. In addition, the […]

Art festival set for Calabasas



The inaugural Old Town Calabasas Fine Art Festival will be 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sat., Sept. 30 and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sun., Oct. 1. This outdoor event will be at Creekside at Calabasas Road in Old Town Calabasas. Artists will display works in acrylics, etchings, photography, oil, watercolors and sculpture, as well as ceramics, stained glass, woodcrafts, […]

Maccabi athletes bring home the gold



A host of local athletes scored highly at this summer’s Maccabi games for Jewish athletes, especially the Testan boys from Oak Park. 14-year-old Michael Testan played on Los Angeles’ gold-medal winning boys’ basketball team. Also on the team was 14-year-old Adam Davis. Brent Testan, 14, won gold medals in the 100-meter and 400-meter relays and a bronze medal in the […]

DARE programs to benefit from



The Conejo Valley DARE programs will benefit from their single largest source of funds when more than 300 Corvettes circa 1953-2001 will be displayed Sunday, Sept. 24 during our local All Corvette Car Show. Redline Corvette’s eighth annual event, scheduled from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Courtesy Chevrolet, is targeted as a day of fun for families. Admission is […]

“We at Coldwell Banker Town & Country are proud to announce the election of Peter Greer to the position of secretary/treasurer of the Conejo Valley Association of Realtors for the year 2001,” said Guy Standing, regional manager. This is an



"We at Coldwell Banker Town & Country are proud to announce the election of Peter Greer to the position of secretary/treasurer of the Conejo Valley Association of Realtors for the year 20 "We at Coldwell Banker Town & Country are proud to announce the election of Peter Greer to the position of secretary/treasurer of the Conejo Valley Association of Realtors […]

Environmentalists unhappy with Calabasas creek water

Acorn Staff Writer

Environmental workers on Calabasas’ city staff have been conducting extensive testing on local creek water and they aren’t pleased with what they’ve found: high levels of bacteria, sediment, debris and trash. The polluted water from the creeks travels down to the ocean and causes beach closures, said Heather Merenda, storm water program manager for the city. Merenda wants people to […]

‘Operation School Bell’



The Assistance League of Conejo Valley is helping area students prepare for a successful year through its Operation School Bell project. The program provides backpacks filled with age-appropriate school supplies, binders filled with lined, pens, pencils, scissors, markers, crayons and other school supplies. Among Conejo Valley students benefiting from the project were pupils at Glenwood, Park Oaks, Manzanita, Conejo and […]


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