2001-01-04

Wildlife Center seeks your help



Wildlife Center seeks your help The California Wildlife Center is hosting its "Wild Hearts" Valentine Gala on Feb. 10. This year’s annual event, to be held at Calamigos Ranch in Malibu, will be an elegant yet fun evening featuring a cocktail reception, dinner, dancing, live and silent auctions and much more. A 501(c)3-registered nonprofit organization, the California Wildlife Center rescues […]

Thinking of Adding on to Your Home? Winter Can Be a Very Good Time to Build That Extra Bed or Family Room You’ve Wanted By John M. Azar



Thinking of Adding on to Your Home? Winter Can Be a Very Good Time to Build That Extra Bed or Family Room You’ve Wanted By John M. Azar The seasons are changing and we are approaching the end of the year. It’s a better time to remodel or add on that new room you have been thinking about. The building […]

Fire department to seek $250,000 in restitution

Acorn Staff Writer

Fire department to seek $250,000 in restitution Last week’s 600-acre Westlake fire cost about $250,000 to suppress and the Ventura County Fire Department will seek restitution from the four teenagers who allegedly caused it, officials said Friday. The figure is an estimate by financial representatives from the fire department as well as the California Department of Forestry, according to Sandi […]

2001 not just another year in Calabasas

Acorn Staff Writer

All eyes looked up to the hill behind The Commons on New Year’s Eve, as Calabasas kicked off the year 2001––and its 10th anniversary year––with flashing lights and pyrotechnics lighting up a 55-foot model of the Eiffel Tower. The festivities began around 8:30 p.m., when the city treated attendees to sumptuous treats made by Café Marmalade and MiPiace, restaurants bordering […]

Computer class offered to seniors



The city of Agoura Hills Department of Community Services is offering a beginning computer class and "Word" class for ages 50 and up. The beginning computer class is from noon to 1 p.m. on Thursdays from Jan. 18 through Feb. 22. Participants will learn about computer hardware, operating systems and windows, using software programs that are easy to understand. The […]

Westlake at .500 mark



Westlake at .500 mark The Westlake boys’ basketball team defeated Yosemite 76-51 last Friday night in the Brea Olinda Tournament, as senior forward Tyler Adamczyk scored 20 points and grabbed 10 rebounds. Junior forward Devin Entrikin also pulled down 10 boards for the Warriors. On Saturday, Calvary H.S. defeated Westlake in double overtime, 77-73. In that contest, the Warriors (5-5) […]

Acorn Editorial Submission Policy



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 […]

Alan and Andy Bredesen have been commended by Prudential California Realty broker/owner Bob Majorino and sales manager Nancy Eke for their outstanding production. In a recent 60-day period, the Bredesens sold seven properties valued at more than $2.7 mil



Alan and Andy Bredesen have been commended by Prudential California Realty broker/owner Bob Majorino and sales manager Nancy Eke for their outstanding production. In a recent 60-day period, the Bredesens sold seven properties valued at more than $2.7 million. Recipients of Prudential’s prestigious President’s Circle Award, the Bredesens are ranked among the top real estate professionals nationwide. They specialize in […]

L.A. County D.A. to speak here



L.A. County D.A. to speak here Steve Cooley, the newly elected Los Angeles County District Attorney, will be the keynote speaker at the Agoura/Las Virgenes Chamber of Commerce installation luncheon later this month. Cooley defeated incumbent Gil Garcetti in the November general election. The Agoura Hills luncheon will feature the swearing in of the Chamber’s new board of directors, including […]

Investors acquire land, plan office building



Citing a "critical shortage of Class A office space in the immediate corridor," a local investment group has acquired property on Thousand Oaks Boulevard in Thousand Oaks previously occupied by Rubber Duck Auto and Tire Repair for $3.1 million and plans to redevelop the site into a 60,000 square-foot office building. The three-story structure is expected to have an estimated […]


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