2000-09-21

Young and talented



AARON MAIER, an Agoura Hills 7 year old, takes a pair of first place awards for his oil paintings at the recently completed Ventura County Fair. Aaron is a second-grader at Willow Elementary School, but he’s been painting for three years.

Calabasas Center gets facelift

Acorn Staff Writer

A festive grand re-opening is planned for this weekend as the Parkway Calabasas Center becomes the Courtyard at The Commons. The shopping center located directly across the street from The Commons of Calabasas on Calabasas Road has undergone extensive remodeling and a sign change to announce its new name. "We’ve spent a lot of time, effort and energy to upgrade […]

Relay for life helps fight cancer LISA ADAMS/The Acorn



Relay for life helps fight cancer LISA ADAMS/The Acorn WELCOMING CANCER SURVIVORS – Iraj Broomand, mayor of Westlake Village, adresses cancer surviors and their supporters at last weekend’s Relay for Life in Newbury Park at the high school football stadium. The fundraising event was sponsored by the Greater Conejo Valley Chapter of the American Cancer Society. Walkers and joggers generated […]

‘Kidnastics’ comes to Pierce



Los Angeles Pierce College Extension is offering "Kidnastics" for ages 3-4 to explore and improve motor skills, strength and coordination through use of gymnastics equipment such as hoops, balls and bean bags. Class will be 4 to 5 p.m. Fridays or 8 to 9 a.m. Saturdays, Sept. 29-Dec. 9. The registration fee is $48 and the college is at 6201 […]

Students against alcohol



Oak Park High School’s varsity football captain Jacob Colson and varsity cheerleading captain Nicole Purkey joined 100 other athletes to help kick off the annual "Cops ‘n Jocks" anti-alcohol program. Representatives from 22 local schools came in uniform to Eagle Stadium Sept. 3 to pose for a picture and film a commercial promoting the anti-alcohol program. Posters will be made […]

What exactly is an auto safety recall?

Acorn Automotive Editor

I’ve lost count of the number of time that I have used the word "recall" on these pages over the past weeks. My "e" mail is also full of this word and it’s just not about tires. It occurred to me that while we know and use the word many of us might not know exactly what we are referring […]

Stephen Christie of the Christie Group at Century 21 LaCarre, has announced that Kathy Bradford is a new partner.



Stephen Christie of the Christie Group at Century 21 LaCarre, has announced that Kathy Bradford is a new partner. Stephen Christie of the Christie Group at Century 21 LaCarre, has announced that Kathy Bradford is a new partner. The Christie Group, continuously ranked No. 4 in the nation in real estate sales, is setting new goals. The team bases its […]