2001-01-25

Seniors learn about Agoura Hills programs CHUCK ROGERS/The Acorn



Seniors learn about Agoura Hills programs CHUCK ROGERS/The Acorn ENROLLING––The Agoura Hills Recreation Center is filled with activity when hundreds of local senior citizens meet, talk and sign up for workshops, dance instruction, yogi lessons, jazzercise, music classes and excursions that are available all year. More than 20 activities were represented by teachers and instructors. Information is available at Agoura […]

Westlake Village prepares for 20th birthday



Westlake Village became a city on Dec. 11, 1981 and allready the Westlake Village City Council has been discussing and planning a celebration for the city’s 20th anniversary. Although some of the plans are incomplete, a great deal has already been done. A street banner will soon announce the anniversary. Time capsule items are being collected. Pictures and words explaining […]

Presidential panel studies cancer treatment



The USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center will host the President’s Cancer Panel in Los Angeles. It will conduct a series of public meetings Feb. 1 and 2 to examine the challenges of extending quality cancer care to people throughout the country. The three-member panel, which reports to the president of the United States, is hosting seven regional meetings across the […]

Experience ethnic L.A. through a one-day tour



Experience ethnic L.A. through a one-day tour Los Angeles Pierce College Extension is offering a tour to explore the rich culture of Los Angeles from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sat., Feb. 10. The tour will highlight the diversity of L.A.’s neighborhoods. Tour stops will include St. Sophia Cathedral and a stop at a Greek tavern for traditional Greek […]

Eagles stay hot in girls’ hoops as Bregar stars in big win over Seraphs

Acorn Sports Writer

Eagles stay hot in girls’ hoops as Bregar stars in big win over Seraphs The Oak Park girls’ basketball team defeated Tri-Valley League rival St. Bonaventure last Thursday, 62-49, in a game played at the Seraphs’ home court in Ventura. Oak Park senior Michelle Bregar scored 30 points to lead the Eagles who improved to 4-0 in league play (13-5 […]

Young Artists Ensemble presents ‘Little Shop of Horrors’



DYING FOR SEYMOUR––Valerie Chamberlain as "Audrey," Hank Florence as "Seymour" and inside the man-eating alien plant known as "Audrey II," Rob Schneider, rehearse a scene from an adaptation of Roger Corman’s 1960 horror movie, "Little Shop of Horrors." Directed by Georgeanne Lees, The Young Artists Ensemble will be presenting this upcoming musical comedy this Fri., Sat. and Sun., Jan. 26, […]

A 3 Bedroom Townhouse



A 3 Bedroom Townhouse You’ll fall in love with this two-year-new, 3-bedroom, 2.5-bath gated townhome in Wood Ranch (Simi Valley). It has been highly upgraded with new tile and carpet, built-in entertainment center and china cabinet. Enjoy the view from the master bedroom, and also enjoy the very private yard that backs to open space and has a covered patio […]

Gary and Cyndi Gerken



Cyndi and Cary Gerken of the Gerken Group have been congratulated for achieving the No. 1 position at Coldwell Banker Town & Country for the year 2000. They not only rank No. 1, but are 13th in California and 53rd in the nation within the Coldwell Banker system. The Gerkens’ reason for success: they provide superb service to every buyer […]

Candidate forum scheduled



All Calabasas City Council candidates have been invited to participate in a Candidates’ Forum from 7:30 to 9:15 p.m. Mon., Feb. 5 at Las Virgenes Municipal Water District, 4232 Las Virgenes Road, Calabasas. Doors will open 7 p.m. The event is co-sponsored by the Las Virgenes Homeowners Federation and Calabasas Park Homeowners Association. Seven candidates are seeking three seats. Upon […]

Promoting peace takes participation 10 Things You Can Do To Teach Peace



Promoting peace takes participation 10 Things You Can Do To Teach Peace Be violence-free. Refrain from using violent words or actions; use conflict management skills. Discipline with dignity. Set clear expectations and consequences without resorting to physical or verbal abuse. Discuss ethics, values and violence with your children and other members of your household. Teach empathy. Help children develop the […]


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