2001-05-31

Calabasas praises the efforts of Heal the Bay



The city of Calabasas recently recognized the efforts of Heal the Bay to educate and involve the public in regional water quality issues and protection of the Malibu Creek watershed. Malibu Creek would receive substantial amounts of erosion from Washington Mutual’s massive Ahmanson Ranch project, located in Ventura County at the headwaters of Malibu Creek, according to Ahmanson opponents. The […]

CROWNED––Above left, Chelsea de Vera, 13, stands with choreographer Laura Klein after being crowned Junior Miss Dance of Southern California. Below left, Catherine Ricafort, 14, stands with choreographer Autumn Federici after she was crowned Teen Miss Dan



CROWNED––Above left, Chelsea de Vera, 13, stands with choreographer Laura Klein after being crowned Junior Miss Dance of Southern California. Below left, Catherine Ricafort, 14, stands with choreographer Autumn Federici after she was crowned Teen Miss Dance of Southern California. Both winners learned their craft at the California Dance Theater in Agoura Hills. Winners from Agoura Hills

Chiropractors offer advice on kids’ back health Here are some healthy tips offered to you by the American Chiropractic Medical Group:



Chiropractors offer advice on kids’ back health Here are some healthy tips offered to you by the American Chiropractic Medical Group: •Use an approved car seat that supports your baby’s head and neck. Most states require the use of car seats for children under the age of 4 and weighing less than 40 pounds. Make sure the child’s safety seat […]

Community college gives students a leg-up on university degree



With high school graduation drawing near, students are faced with the decisions of what the summer or fall semester will bring. Many students who qualify for universities with strong high school grades and SAT scores are still opting to take the benefits community colleges have to offer. The new Fast-Track Honors and the current Pierce Honors programs help students finish […]

The Month of June is



National Pet Adoption Month…. Please Open Your Heart and Your Home to a Dog or Cat From Your Local Animal Shelter or Pet Adoption Program.

Living wage law discussed

Acorn Staff Writer

Oak Park has a healthy budget and won’t feel the effects of Ventura County’s new living wage law until at least 2002, county officials said last week. The new law approved last month by the Ventura County Board of Supervisors requires the county to pay its employees at least $8 an hour plus benefits or at least $10 an hour […]

Calabasas girl leads walk for charity



Last year, Jenny Tannenbaum of Calabasas organized the first "Children Walking for Children" walk to raise money for the Variety Club Children’s Charity of Southern California. The Viewpoint School student raised $3,000. This year, the fifth grader has already raised more than $5,000 and hopes to raise more by the date of the 2K walk, Sat., June 2. Participants will […]

Pierce College offers community recreation opportunities



Los Angeles Pierce College Extension is offering an open recreation program, "Weekend Community Lap Swimming," for participants age 16 and up. The pool is open from noon to 2 p.m. through June 24 at the college campus, 6201 Winnetka Ave., Woodland Hills. Pool admission is $2 per swim (lap swimmers only). Pierce College Extension is also offering an open recreation […]

Agoura students rev high in automobile competition



Students Eric Ortiz and Kristen Cordell recently represented Agoura High School in the Student Auto Skills Competition, sponsored by Ford and AAA. They competed in a field of 15 teams and took 5th place during the two-day competition. Ortiz and Cordell participated in the two-stage competition comprised of a written test and a trouble-shooting skills competition. In the skills competition, […]

Bible learners shine in competition



SMART WINNERS–Members of the Agoura Bible Fellowship team won first place at the area-wide Awana Bible-Quizzing competition held recently in Santa Clarita. Congratulations to the seventh-grade contestants. From left, Mykal Collins, Timothy Jun, ChristineHur, Elizabeth Horn, Emily Philpot and Coach Russ Livergood, standing behind. For more information on Awana Christian Clubs for ages 3 through high school, call Agoura Bible […]


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