2000-09-28

Duckworth promoted to city manager in Calabasas

Acorn Staff Writer

After an extensive nationwide search, the Calabasas City Council named Donald Duckworth as the new city manager at its meeting last week. Duckworth joined the city staff as interim city manager on March 1. Although originally he wasn’t to be considered for the permanent position, the council asked him to become a candidate after reviewing the work he’d done for […]

Send those pictures now



Time’s running out to enter your super snapshot in The Acorn’s Y2K vacation photo contest. The last day to submit entries for "Take The Acorn on Vacation" is Sept. 30 but, since that noteworthy date is on a Saturday, our kindhearted judges have consented to postpone the deadline until Mon., Oct. 2. We’re agreeing with them and will accept entries […]

State candidates to speak at forum



State candidates to speak at forum The Valley Industry and Commerce Association (VICA) state issues committee will host a candidates’ forum from noon to 1:30 p.m. Fri., Oct. 20 at the Airtel Plaza Hotel, 7277 Valjean Ave., Van Nuys. Registration and a networking reception will begin 11:30 a.m. State Assembly districts to be covered will include districts 41, 43 and […]

Westlake wins battle of Southland titans

Acorn Sports Writer

Any question about whether this year’s Westlake football team can make a serious attempt at repeating as CIF champions should have been answered in last Thursday’s regionally televised 23-13 victory over Hart. It was a day when Westlake assistant coach Mark Shihabi celebrated the birth of a child. It was a day when Todd Feiereisen proved he could handle the […]

Congregation offers free High Holy Day services Congregation Or Ami of Calabasas will host the following High Holy Day worship services, open to community members free of charge:



Congregation offers free High Holy Day services Congregation Or Ami of Calabasas will host the following High Holy Day worship services, open to community members free of charge: At 2 p.m. Sat., Sept 30, Rosh Hashannah, a family/children’s service will be offered at the Agoura Hills Calabasas Community Center. Community members, their families and friends are also invited to participate […]

This One Has A Sunny Master Suite



Atop gated County Club Estates in Westlake Village’s North Ranch is this dramatic 6 bedroom home. Its stately-size rooms include an office/guest quarters retreat, an endless kitchen with maple cabinets and limestone countertop and floors, as well as a living room with walls of birch. The sunny master suite features 2 baths. The home is priced at $3,195,000, and may […]

This enchanting 3 bedroom, 2 bath cottage in Westlake Village has been listed for sale through Dilbeck Realtors GMAC Real Estate for $579,000.



This enchanting 3 bedroom, 2 bath cottage in Westlake Village has been listed for sale through Dilbeck Realtors GMAC Real Estate for $579,000. You must see to believe this beautifully remodeled and unbelievably unique home. Its popular redwood floorplan offers a granite kitchen. It has a spectacular master bath, faux painting, and lovely paver floors throughout. The cottage is situated […]

A special time of year CHUCK ROGERS/The Acorn



A special time of year CHUCK ROGERS/The Acorn PREPARING TO CELEBRATE–Rosh Hashanah begins at sundown tomorrow night, Sept. 29. Preparing to celebrate the Jewish New Year is Rabbi Moshe Bryski of Chabad. It should be noted that the shofar will not be blown until Sunday because Rosh Hashanah begins on the Sabbath. High Holy Days will continue with Yom Kippur […]

Colors and scents featured at new boutique



Seasonal colors and scents take shape at Sephora, The Oaks’ Mall beauty retailer that offers an innovative new concept in shopping for cosmetics, fragrances and well-being products. Sephora is distinctly different; it’s hands-on self-service, touch, feel, smell and sample. All products are arranged alphabetically and by specific categories to give customers freedom to explore with no assistance, if desired, to […]

Candidate forums set for Thousand Oaks



On Wed., Oct. 11, the Thousand Oaks-Westlake Village Regional Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a candidates’ forum for the Thousand Oaks City Council. It will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center of Thousand Oaks High School, 2323 N. Moorpark Road in Thousand Oaks. For more information, please call the chamber at (805) 370-0035. The Thousand Oaks Acorn, […]


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