2001-01-11

Westlake defeats Lancers in girls’ soccer

Acorn Sports Writer

Westlake’s regionally top-ranked girls’ soccer team defeated Thousand Oaks in an important early season showdown between the two Marmonte League and Conejo Valley rivals Saturday. The Warriors were led by Lauren Baer, a forward/midfielder, who scored two goals and Jenna Ainsworth, a forward, who had a goal and an assist. Sara Silver-Hill, a forward also scored for Westlake, which improved […]

Auto Show highlights New production and concept cars on display downtown



Auto Show highlights New production and concept cars on display downtown By Michael Binstock Acorn Automotive Editor The Greater Los Angeles Auto Show, now running through this weekend, is one of the world’s largest auto shows with over 1,000 vehicles in five different exhibition halls at the LA Convention Center. The scope of the show is immense, with everything from […]

A Chef’s Kitchen Highlights this Wonderful 4 Bedroom, 2.5-Bath Home Close to Schools



A Chef’s Kitchen Highlights this Wonderful 4 Bedroom, 2.5-Bath Home Close to Schools This 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath home has more than 2,300 sq.ft. and a 3-car garage, and it was only built in 1999. The master retreat has a master bath, separate shower and jacuzzi tub, a mirrored closet and a walk-in closet. The chef’s kitchen has upgraded maple […]

If You Enjoy Fresh Air and Star Lit Nights, You Will Love this Sunset Hills Home



If You Enjoy Fresh Air and Star Lit Nights, You Will Love this Sunset Hills Home Nestled in the beautiful area of Sunset Hills, you’ll enjoy fresh air and starlit nights. This 4 bedroom single-story home has an open floorplan and is on a quiet, serene cul-de-sac. Recently refurbished, this former model has brand new Berber carpet and kitchen tile, […]

FDA info available at Website



The Website of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration: www.fda.gov has been newly redesigned to give visitors quicker, easier access to the information they need. The site contains news and information about recently approved medical products, safety alerts and much more, including: Automated e-mail lists to which you can subscribe to keep up with the latest news about products the […]

Children’s programs coming to Calabasas



The city of Calabasas Library will present at 4 p.m. today a program geared for children in the second grade and older. The program will introduce "Kit," the newest American Girl in the popular children’s book series. Children will learn about the Great Depression through games, stories and activities. To register, please call the library at (818) 878-9585. At 4 […]

Cancer support group forming



West Hills Hospital offers a support group for those diagnosed with cancer. The group meets 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays beginning Tues., Jan. 16 in the hospital’s Education Classroom, fourth floor, 7300 Medical Center Drive, West Hills. There’s no fee to attend, and family members and friends are welcome. Facilitators/counselors are Dvora Freeman, MFT, Lisa Kritzell, MSW, and cancer survivors […]

Red Cross and pet food company team up to make pet first aid video



American Red Cross of Greater Los Angeles has partnered with Iams Dog & Cat Foods to create a 60-minute video that teaches basic first aid for dogs and cats. Among the issues addressed on the video are how to: Protect both you and your pet from injury. •Perform rescue breathing and how to help when your pet is choking. •Stop […]

Suzuki reinvents the SUV

Acorn Automotive Editor

For many years, Suzuki has had a reputation for producing small but innovative vehicles. Better known in the motorcycle and marine worlds, Suzuki found their niche as a pioneer in the small SUV market. With the introduction of the 2001 Grand Vitara XL-7 this is Suzuki’s largest and most versatile vehicle ever. The XL-7 offers seven passenger seating, a more […]

Real Estate Advisor

Attorney at Law

Real Estate Advisor Q. What is a mechanic’s lien? A. A mechanic’s lien is a form of security, much like a deed of trust, that creates an interest in real estate to assure payment for material furnished or services provided for its improvement. The holder of the mechanic’s lien can foreclose on the property if the obligation for payment is […]


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