2000-11-02

Prepare now for the rainy season The Ventura County Fire Protection District suggests the following to prepare for the rainy season:



Prepare now for the rainy season The Ventura County Fire Protection District suggests the following to prepare for the rainy season: Prepare now for the rainy season The Ventura County Fire Protection District suggests the following to prepare for the rainy season: Remove debris from rain gutters on roof. Be sure that all drains in yards, driveways and pool decks […]

Breath Games coming Sunday



Breath Games, an Olympic-style track and field event for children ages 5-14 with asthma, will be 1 to 4 p.m. Sun., Nov. 5 at Cal State University Northridge. The American Lung Association of Los Angeles County conducts this annual event to provide children with asthma an opportunity to run, jump and play like regular kids. All participants will receive T-shirts, […]

Take an ecological tour of beautiful Anacopa



Los Angeles Pierce College Extension is offering a one-day boat excursion to Anacapa Island. The trip will provide opportunity to view Arch Rock and the island’s rugged coastline, explore the beach and tidepools, snorkel in the National Marine Fish Sanctuary, visit caves and cliffs of the island or see the panoramic view of the Santa Barbara Channel. Instructor Joe Frantz, […]

Cross country meet is rescheduled



Due to bad weather, the Ventura County cross country championships, originally sccheduled for last Friday at Lake Casitas in Ojai, then rescheduled for this Monday, have been postponed indefinitely––perhaps canceled––because of rain. Laura Jakosky of Agoura High School and Mark Nevers and Ben Saxey of Oak Park are expected to participate in the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) prelims on Sat. […]

High school jazz band plays for General Motors



Arlene Reindel of GM’s Thousand Oaks PR staff presented a $1000 check to Kyle Luck, leader of Westlake High School’s Jazz Band when they performed last week at a luncheon to announce GM’s sponsorship of the new PBS TV series, "Jazz."

Rufener is the people’s choice



Ken Rufener is the choice of the people. Why? Because there’s no substitute for experience, judged and measured by the yardstick of excellent performance. For those of you who think change is necessary, remember that as Benjamin Franklin once said, "All change is not progress." How can you disregard or ignore success? Please continue your confidence and support in your […]

Real Estate Advisor

Chulak & Shiffman
Attorneys at Law


Real Estate Advisor Chulak & Shiffman Attorneys at Law Q. The management company for our homeowners association provides maintenance services which makes me uncomfortable. Is there a problem with this arrangement? A. Yes. When a management company provides maintenance services to an association, it creates a conflict of interest which cannot be addressed satisfactorily. Management companies have the responsibility (a […]

A Great Piece Of Horse Property



A Great Piece Of Horse Property A great horse property with views and one-of-a-kind architecture this magnificently upgraded home of about 3,818 sq.ft. is on a lot of nearly 36,000 sq.ft. There are 2 separate legal lots. The house has a gourmet kitchen with Corian counters, a granite-top island, a Thermador cooktop, double Thermador oven, and a regular/convection/microwave top oven. […]

Notary seminar coming soon



The National Notary Association (NNA) will present a "How to Become a Notary Public" course from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Thurs., Nov. 30, at the Renaissance Hotel, 30100 Agoura Road, Agoura Hills. The Notary exam will follow the seminar at 4:30 p.m. The purpose is to educate individuals about their duties and responsibilities so they can notarize correctly and […]

Red Ribbon contest drives home a point

Acorn Staff Writer

Genevieve Powers-Absey of Agoura Hills got the ride of a lifetime during Red Ribbon Week last week. A bunch of cool rides, as a matter of fact. The sixth-grader from Lindero Canyon Middle School won an essay contest, "What it Takes to be a Drug-Free Teenager in the Year 2000," and as a reward, she and four of her friends […]


Category Pages are limited to 90 days. Please use the archive page or the search box to find older articles.