2000-12-21

Westlake star returns

Acorn Sports Writer

Things were going relatively well for Rich Sanders in his first full season at the helm for the Westlake High boys’ basketball team. Then, 6-foot-6 Tyler Adamczyk, who led the team in scoring and rebounding last year, decided to play. He earlier had decided not to play due to his burgeoning career as a pitcher in baseball. When Adamczyk came […]

Chanukah will begin at sundown tonight



Chanukah begins at sundown tonight, Thurs., Dec. 21. It celebrates the events that occurred more than 2,300 years ago in the land of Judea, now known as Israel. Chanukah is a celebration of the victory of the Maccabees over the Syrians. Following their victory, the Maccabees went to the temple in Jersusalem, which had been desecrated by the Syrians. After […]

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The Acorn welcomes your letters and comments. “Letters to the Editor” should be no longer than 300 words, although The Acorn reserves the right to make occasional exceptions to this policy. Hand-written letters are acceptable only if they are legible. Letters must contain the writer’s telephone number and address, for verification purposes only. Anonymous letters will not be accepted and […]

Tom Geiser and Joan Young



Tom Geiser and Joan Young Tom Geiser, a consistent top producing sales professional with Young Realtors, was congratulated by Joan Young, president, for being named among the firm’s top listers for the third quarter of 2000 with a listing production of nearly $2.5 million. Geiser, among the top 10 luxury homes professionals in the nation, has set up shop in […]

Oak Park youngster beats cancer

Acorn Staff Writer

Bryce Arenson, 6 and a first grader at Oak Hills Elementary School, attended a party at UCLA’s Jonsson Cancer Center last week to celebrate his victory over cancer. There was food, music, Santa Claus, and a slide show of many cancer patients, including Bryce, showing their journeys toward beating the disease. Arenson was 5 years old when his parents and […]

Agoura 4-H Club still growing strong CHUCK ROGERS/The Acorn



Agoura 4-H Club still growing strong CHUCK ROGERS/The Acorn 4-H CLUB––Celebrating the 25th anniversary of Agoura’s 4-H Club are (left to right): treasurer Tyler Barns, president Elizabeth Kissling, secretary Chris Kissling, and vice president Michael Cobaugh. The event occurred last week in the multipurpose room at Willow Elementary School in the city of Agoura Hills. The club’s current board of […]

Medical center staff gives gifts to needy LISA ADAMS/The Acorn



Medical center staff gives gifts to needy LISA ADAMS/The Acorn ‘WE HELP OTHERS IN MORE WAYS THAN ONE’––Hospital admitting personnel (left to right): Lynn Saunders, Patty Suhl, Mickey Payne and hospital chaplain Mike McDonald help gather gifts for needy families during the holidays. The families gave wish lists to local charities such as St. Vincent de Paul and Lutheran Social […]

Warriors look impressive with Sanders

Acorn Sports Writer

When Westlake hired Rich Sanders to take over as the boys basketball coach in the middle of the season last year, it picked man who had a lot of experience engaged in successful enterprises. For almost 30 years, Sanders was a sales representative for Johnson and Johnson, a company whose products we’ve probably all used. In his newest challenge, Sanders […]

Bar Mitzvah will be celebrated on Jan. 20



Bar Mitzvah will be celebrated on Jan. 20 Aaron Michlin, son of Susan and Willard Michlin of Moorpark, will celebrate his Bar Mitzvah on Sat., Jan. 20 at Temple Etz Chaim in Thousand Oaks. Rabbi Richard Spiegel, spiritual leader of the temple, and Cantor Jeff Cohen will officiate. Joining in Aaron’s celebration will be his sister Rachel, grandparents and many […]

This Almost New One Story has 3 Bedrooms



This Almost New One Story has 3 Bedrooms This home in immaculate condition has been listed for sale through Dilbeck Realtors GMAC Real Estate for $439,000. An almost new 1-story home, the great floorplan features 3 bedrooms and 2 baths, spacious rooms, vaulted ceilings, wood floors, custom carpeting, ceramic tile floors in the kitchen, wood blinds, crown moldings, ceiling fan […]


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