Attorney running for LVUSD Board

Acorn Staff Writer

Calabasas lawyer Cindy Iser and her husband, Larry, fought hard against the new middle school on Mulholland Highway, a busy, sometimes dangerous road that led to parent concerns. Today, construction is underway on the 35-classroom facility, but Iser has no regrets about her struggle to pursue different sites where she thought the school might be cheaper and safer for children. […]

Local business picks up award

Promotional Concepts, a promotional marketing firm in Westlake Village, has been awarded the first place Gold Award in the 2001 GAMA (Graphic Arts Management Association) Self Promotion and Marketing Awards Competition held recently. The award for "general advertising/spot color" category was given to Promotional Concepts for their presentation folder that they sent out to acquaint businesses with the type of […]

Church opens skatepark with gala event

EYES ON THE ROAD––Teens and other young people flocked to Gateway Foursquare Church in Agoura Hills last weekend for the opening of a new skatepark. The International Church of the Foursquare Gospel has more than 2,000 congregations, including the one in Agoura Hills. Call (818) 889-4147 for more information about the church and hours of operation for the skatepark.

City must stop the makeshift used car lot

City must stop the makeshift used car lot I’ve noticed a disturbing trend, people parking their cars for sale on Kanan Road. Weekdays there are at least a dozen vehicles of all shapes and sizes parked close to the off-ramp, and on the weekends the numbers swell to two to three dozen. People slow down to gawk at the selection, […]

Used vehicle sales on Kanan to end soon

Acorn Staff Writer

Sooner or later you see them in just about any community; public areas such as streets and parking lots where people display vehicles that they want to sell. It happened almost overnight in Agoura Hills. The east side of highly traveled Kanan Road just north of Canwood Street suddenly became lined with cars and trucks plastered with "for sale" signs. […]

Youth celebrate the red, white and blue

TO THE VICTIMS––Logan Schwartz, a third grader at Willow Elementary School in Agoura Hills, puts a message on an American flag that will be sent to New York City Mayor Rudolph Giulliani. Twenty students in Stacy Boltinhouse’s class worked on the project. Below, Oak Park High School cheerleaders hold flags and candles during a moment of silence and vigil before […]

Lutheran services Westlake Lutheran Church hosts the following services and programs each week:

Lutheran services Westlake Lutheran Church hosts the following services and programs each week: Sunday worship services are at 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. Nursery care is provided all morning. Sunday School is at 9:40 a.m. Ages pre-school through adults are invited to attend. Fellowship Night will be from 6 to 8 p.m., Wed., Oct. 10. Dinner is at 6 p.m. and […]

There’s never been a better time for praying

As I sit here still stunned at the events of Sept. 11, I can only get madder and madder. All of us over the last few years have watched a liberal America taking form. Some of us have tried to do something about returning to our forefathers’ values. Some of us have not. Safe to say, all of us now […]

Celebrating another award winner MICHAEL COONS/The Acorn

Celebrating another award winner MICHAEL COONS/The Acorn OUT AND ABOUT––From left to right, Agoura Hills Mayor Pro-Tem Denis Weber, John Ruthford, chairman of the YMCA, and Alex Soteras, president of the Agoura-Oak Park-Las Virgenes Chamber of Commerce pose for a photo taken recently at Calamigos Ranch in Agoura before the YMCA-Amgen Leadership Award was presented to Stan Kurland and Countrywide […]

Response is incredible

Response is incredible The Acorn has been overwhelmed with publicity and photographs of good samaritans who helped generate funding for worthy causes in conjunction with the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. We’ll try to print as many as possible in the next few weeks. At the recent varsity football game at Calabasas High School, the Calabasas cheerleaders sold more than 100 […]