2001-02-01

Conejo Players start the year with a bang

Acorn Staff Writer

The Conejo Players got their 2001 season off to a good start with a superb performance of "The Last Night of Ballyhoo." The show combines comedy and drama to give a slice-of-life look at an Atlanta Jewish society family in 1939, when the news of the day was the premiere of "Gone With the Wind" and Hitler’s invasion of Poland. […]

‘America Sings’ concert coming

Acorn Staff Writer

The Men’s Club of St. Maximilian Kolbe Catholic Church in Oak Park will host "America Sings," an evening of musical entertainment for the entire family on Sat., Feb. 24. John Friel, a member of the St. Max Men’s Club, said that the group is especially excited to have Shelly Cohen, also a member of the Men’s Club, as producer and […]

Jazz vocalist to perform benefit concert



Marlena Shaw, the charismatic singer-entertainer who for four years was vocalist with the Count Basie band and later toured with Sammy Davis, Jr., will bring her personality-sparked show to the Scherr Forum Theatre of the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza at 7:30 p.m. this Sun., Feb. 4. Shaw’s performance will feature blues and ballads as well as a sprinkling of […]

Westlake Art Guild will present a demonstration next Wednesday



The Westlake Village Art Guild will present a demonstration of underpaintings in watercolor by Hal Lambert during its meeting on Wed., Feb. 7, at Thousand Oaks Inn, 75 W. Thousand Oaks Blvd. in Thousand Oaks. The session will begin with a social hour at 6:30 p.m., followed by dinner at 6:45 p.m. and the demonstration at 8 p.m. Dinner for […]

‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ coming to Calabasas



Shakespeare’s "A Midsummer Night’s Dream" will be presented by the Charlens Company, Inc. at the Cast Theater in Calabasas this month. Show times are 7 p.m. Sat., Feb. 3, 10, 17 and 24 and 1 p.m. Sun., Feb. 4, 11, 18 and 25. Tickets are $13 to $15. The theater is at 25000 Mureau Road. The play is co-directed by […]

City councilwoman in Calabasas should stop insulting Lupin Hill Elementary School



It recently came to my attention that at the Dec. 11 City Council/School District meeting, Lesley Devine, a city councilmember, again made a negative comment on the appearance of Lupin Hill Elementary School. As a parent of Lupin Hill students, I am appalled that such a comment would be made at a public meeting. My children have attended Lupin Hill […]

The Perfect Home for Summer



The Perfect Home for Summer Ready for the lazy days of summer? Picture yourself sitting in the private yard, sipping your favorite beverage by an attractive pool and spa trimmed in brick. Designed for comfort and efficiency, this ideal single-level home is at the end of a cul-de-sac siding to open space in a distinctive neighborhood of Thousand Oaks. Highlights […]

A Unique Westlake Village Home



A Unique Westlake Village Home This unique custom home in Westlake Village has been listed for sale through Dilbeck Realtors GMAC Real Estate for $819,000. A gated property, the home’s 4 bedroom, 5 bath floorplan of more than 3,800 sq.ft. features a dramatic entrance, volume ceilings, spacious rooms, floor-to-ceiling fireplace, leaded glass windows, French doors and marble floors. Full bath […]

Century 21 Adobe Realty Names its Top Sales Associates for Production in 2000



Century 21 Adobe Realty Names its Top Sales Associates for Production in 2000 Century 21 Adobe Realty has named its top sales associates for production in 2000 and has announced that it will be receiving the Centurion Award for the 13th successive year. The highest honor in the Century 21 system, the recognition is given only to the top 2 […]

Truly a ‘Waterfront Beauty’



Truly a ‘Waterfront Beauty’ This waterfront beauty in Agoura has been listed for sale through Dilbeck Realtors GMAC Real Estate for $315,000. This 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath home on a cul-de-sac features updated kitchen cabinets and appliances, granite counters, and tasteful tile in the entry and baths. Additional features include neutral carpet and walls, closet organizers, replaced garage door, and […]