‘Mystic Day’ generates funds to fight cancer

Acorn Staff Writer

Last Saturday was no ordinary day at the Hyatt Westlake Plaza Hotel where out of town guests were probably wondering what was going on. Outside the main lobby, artists were busy painting landscapes and designing homemade greeting cards and inside the lobby, the atrium area and ballroom the rooms buzzed with shopping, bidding, raffles, palm readings, psychic forecasts and astrology. […]

Gelb and Chase

Lisa Anne Gelb and Eric Steven Chase were married on Sept. 23 at the home of Lisa’s parents, Robbi and Rickey Gelb of Calabasas. Eric’s parents are Sharon and Barry Allen of Oak Park. The bride is a graduate of Arizona State University with a degree in recreation, management and tourism with a minor in business. She’s currently employed with […]

Los Robles named top hospital in county

The nation’s leading independent healthcare performance measurement firm, the National Research Corporation (NRC), has named Los Robles Regional Medical Center Ventura County’s preferred hospital for the year 2000. This is the fourth consecutive year that Los Robles hospital has been chosen a Consumer Choice Award winner. The recognition was given based on results of an extensive survey of Ventura County […]


THURS., NOV. 16 It’s Fair To Remember West Valley Christian Women’s Club: "A Fair to Remember" topic at 11:30 a.m. at Calabasas Golf and Country Club, 4515 Park Estrada, Calabasas. $16.50. (818) 706-8046 Demo’s In Oil Thousand Oaks Art Association: Oil painting demonstration by Jeremy Lipking at 7:30 p.m. at Thousand Oaks Community Gallery, 2331A Borchard Road, Newbury Park. $3. […]

Temple’s construction begins

Construction has begun on the new Education and Community Center of Temple Etz Chaim, according to Rick Newberger, vice president of temple development. The first phase of the project designed by award-winning Carde-Ten Architects of Santa Monica should be complete in nine months. Phase two of the new school and community space should be finished the following year. Currently, underground […]

Saves on insurance

Saves on insurance Now that Oak Park has a ZIP Code (91377) independent of Agoura and Agoura Hills, all residents are entitled to the lower auto insurance premium predicated on our Ventura County location. In addition you may well be entitled to some restitution of overpayments in previous years. In my case, obviously misinformed or uncaring employees assured me over […]

An Almost New One Story Home

This home in immaculate condition has been listed for sale through Dilbeck Realtors GMAC Real Estate for $445,000. Almost new, the 1-story 3 bedroom, 2 bath home features a great open floorplan, spacious rooms, vaulted ceilings, wood floors, custom carpeting, ceramic tile floors in the kitchen, wood blinds, crown moldings, ceiling fan and organized closets. The beautiful yard has a […]

Terry Freidin

Terry Freidin Terri Freidin of Prudential California Realty has been recognized by broker/owner Bob Majorino and branch manager Darrell Bradbrook for her recent statistics during a select period. She listed and sold properties in excess of $1.4 million. Freidin recently became a recipient of Prudential’s prestigious President’s Circle Award, placing her in the top 3 percent nationwide out of more […]

Giving to the food bank CHUCK ROGERS/The Acorn

Giving to the food bank CHUCK ROGERS/The Acorn DOING A GOOD DEED––Going door-to-door through their Calabasas’ neighborhood on Saturday, Cub Scout Pack 127 fills wagons with food for Manna’s Food Bank. The project, chaired by Jeanet Moltke, garnered full support from the Scout’s families and their neighbors. Pack 127 members are pictured with the collected food. Front, left to right: […]

Treats with no tricks CHUCK ROGERS/The Acorn

Treats with no tricks CHUCK ROGERS/The Acorn SHARING THEIR SWEETS––Sumac Elementary School students from the fourth grade class of Robyn Lorchard and Diane Ensey surprised a room full of Fitzgerald House senior citizens with "trick or treat" candy that they accumulated during Halloween night. The candy was presented in each student’s trick-or-treat bag adorned with added glitter and ribbons. Distributing […]

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