2000-11-23

Volvo revolutionizes in-car communication

Acorn Automotive Editor

Imagine driving down the freeway and your car tells you that you are low on fuel and that at the next exit is a gas station that accepts your specific credit card and shows you directions to get there. Imagine a car that realizes that you have a specific service problem, diagnoses it and even makes an appointment with your […]

A Beautiful Four Bedroom Lang Ranch Home



A Beautiful Four Bedroom Lang Ranch Home This beautiful Lang Ranch home with 4 bedrooms, 3 baths and a 3-car garage has an extremely functional floorplan. There are tile floors in the entry, kitchen, family room and downstairs bath. The living room has vaulted ceilings and white wood blinds on most of the windows. The spacious kitchen has a garden […]

Topanga tree planting is scheduled



L.A. County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky recently announced that about 5,000 trees along various county streets in the Topanga area will be trimmed between January andMarch. Workers will trim the trees in consultation between his office, the county’s Department of Public Works as project administrator, local homeowners’ associations and agencies, including the L.A. County Forestry Division and the Resource Conservation District. […]

Advice: Balance bottom line



"Spend wisely," the long-standing philosophy of corporate finance executives, still rings true. In a survey of chief financial officers (CFOs), nearly one-third (31 percent) of respondents said that reducing expenses will be most critical to their business in the next two years. Expanding operations and recruiting and hiring followed. The survey was developed by RHI Management Resources, a consulting services […]

Celebrate the Season at Oak Park Shopping Center



Celebrate the Season at Oak Park Shopping Center Holiday shoppers will be treated to musical entertainment from 1 to 3 p.m. each Saturday afternoon during the holiday season at Oak Park Shopping Center on the southeast corner of Kanan and Lindero Canyon roads in Oak Park. Strolling musical groups scheduled to perform are: Nov. 25: Fleet Street Brass; Dec. 2: […]

Season ends for Youth Football Eagles



Agoura’s run for a Senior Division Super Bowl title came to an end last week with a 32-20 loss to Thousand Oaks in the Pacific Youth Football League playoffs. The Agoura Eagles won their playoff opener, beating Santa Paula 28-6. In the win over Santa Paula, Cory Smits threw two touchdown passes to Shawn Trowbridge. Dustin Rhoades had a two-point […]

Sportsfield plan is a win-win situation



Sportsfield plan is a win-win situation Congratulations to all regarding the relationship between Calvary Community and the city of Westlake Village. Hooray for the sports teams that will soon have their new fields. Bravo to the neighbors and residents surrounding lot 79 that will continue to enjoy their quiet open space. Kudos to Calvary for embracing this community and opening […]

A Lovely, Upgraded Single-Story Ranch Home



A Lovely, Upgraded Single-Story Ranch Home This lovely upgraded 1-story ranch style home has been freshly painted inside and out. There is hardwood flooring throughout and Saltillo style ceramic tile in the kitchen, also gorgeous French doors in the living and dining rooms. The kitchen has newer appliances and white tile countertops and the home has central heating and air […]

What’s up with that? CHUCK ROGERS/The Acorn



What’s up with that? CHUCK ROGERS/The Acorn LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION––Travel the 36000 block of Mulholland Drive, south of Troutdale and next door to The Rock Store, and you might wonder what’s up with all the grading, leveling and terracing just across from Seminole Springs Mobile Home Park. Following a few phone calls, The Acorn learned that eight two-story homes in […]

Calabasas man promoted at Sanwa Bank



Steve Beilinson of Calabasas has been promoted to the position of senior vice president at Sanwa Bank California, it was announced recently by Rick Davis, executive vice president for Sanwa’s Commercial Group Credit Division. As senior vice president/credit supervisor and team leader of Commercial Group Credit for Sanwa’s Southern Commercial Banking Region, which includes Agoura Hills and its surrounding area, […]


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