2000-12-21

A Beautiful 2 Story



A Beautiful 2 Story A beautiful 2-story home on a lot of about 80,000 sq.ft. has a fabulous view and lovely floorplan with 4 large bedrooms and 3.5 baths. The master bedroom has a fireplace and a balcony. The warm and comfortable kitchen has wood floors, an eating area and a balcony with a view. This home features a living […]

L.A. County employment kiosks to open



L.A. County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky recently announced implementation of an innovative new program for county job seekers: a multi-media, interactive network of 13 information kiosks strategically placed throughout the county. Yaroslavsky said the network of touch-screen electronic information booths provides immediate information about job opportunities, career counseling, job bank linkages, job search assistance, child care, transportation, One-Stop Career Center locations, […]

Be a good guest at holiday dinners Get invited back: Bring something thoughtful



Be a good guest at holiday dinners Get invited back: Bring something thoughtful When you go to see friends or family for a holiday dinner, remember the expectations for guests. Much is written on the etiquette of being a good host, but there also are rules for being a good guest. Here are a few tips to ensure that you […]

AIDS support group meets in Valley



"Being Alive," a support group for AIDS, meets at 7 p.m. each Wednesday in the doctors conference room at Sherman Oaks Hospital, 4929 Van Nuys Blvd. in Sherman Oaks. For more information, please call the hospital at (818) 889-9259.

Red Cross to offer pet first aid training You, too, can save Rover or Felix––



Red Cross to offer pet first aid training You, too, can save Rover or Felix–– Ventura County residents will have the opportunity to enroll in the American Red Cross Pet First Aid course offered from 8 a.m. to noon, Sat., Jan. 13 at the Ventura County Chapter headquarters, 2355 Portola Road, Ventura. The course teaches pet owners basic first aid […]

Calabasas girl to star in ‘Annie’



Calabasas resident Jacqueline Rosenthal, 9, will play the lead role in the Golden Performing Arts Center production of the musical "Annie" at 7 p.m., Sat., Jan. 20 and 6 p.m., Sun., Jan. 21, at Canoga Park High School. Her brother Brendan, 6, will make his stage debut in the production as well. Jacqueline is a seasoned pro, having appeared in […]

A Lovely Agoura Hills Pool Home



A Lovely Agoura Hills Pool Home On about one-third acre in a lovely Agoura Hills neighborhood is this expanded 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath Morrison East pool home that has been listed for sale by Bev and Saul Ovdat of Young Realtors for $549,900. The single-story residence is highlighted by a family room with a marble fireplace plus a wet bar, […]

Century 21 Adobe Realty Thanks the Community for Help with its Food Drive



Century 21 Adobe Realty Thanks the Community for Help with its Food Drive Century 21 Adobe Realty wishes to thank all members of the community who participated in the company’s biannual food drive for Manna, the Conejo Valley food bank. Manna provides food on a short-term basis to those having difficulty getting enough food to survive and are unable to […]

Mink promoted to full-time public works director

Acorn Staff Writer

The city of Calabasas recently added interim Public Works Director Charles Mink to its roster of permanent employees. Mink has served in the position on a contract basis since September of 1999, and now has been assigned the full-time position, which will officially begin on next Tues., Dec. 26. Mink, who goes by "Chuck," spent the last 15 months doing […]

Post office is a great holiday gift stop



When racking their brains for last-minute gift ideas, a growing number of people are discovering a virtual treasure trove of thoughtful, practical presents in a place you may not have thought of: the post office. The U. S. Postal Service offers a number of delightful products that can be used as stocking stuffers, tips for the newspaper carrier––even fun, active […]


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