2002-01-24

Local talent goes on display

Acorn Staff Writer

Seven local young musicians showcased their extraordinary talents Saturday evening as they performed in the New West Symphony Discovery Artists Concert 2002 at the Fred Kavli Theater in the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza in Thousand Oaks. Each gave a solo presentation, accompanied by the New West Symphony under the direction of Boris Brott. The music varied as much as […]

Class helps kids deal with stress



Recognizing that stresses impacting families can either strengthen or scar a child, Calvary Community Church invites parents of children ages 6 to 11 to enroll children in a class that equips kids with tangible life skills through games, skits and small-group discussions within an environment of positive affirmation, guidance and fun. Calvary’s "Confident Kids" program offers children skills and perspective […]

Free tuition to be offered Members of the military can obtain a free college education in select fields



Free tuition to be offered Members of the military can obtain a free college education in select fields Established in 1951, Grantham College of Engineering has earned the distinction as one of the oldest fully accredited colleges offering distance education in the information technology or engineering technology fields. Members of the military may obtain a college education in these fields […]

Students called to Torah



Sara Lauren Gralitzer, daughter of Richard and Stacy Gralitzer of Agoura Hills, became a Bat Mitzvah on Dec. 15 at Temple Adat Elohim in Thousand Oaks. She also participated in the Friday night service. Rabbi Alan Greenbaum officiated. Sara’s a seventh grade scholastic honor student and a Presidential Fitness Award winner at Lindero Canyon Middle School (LCMS). She plays the […]

Shocked, dismayed



I stopped reading Mr. Love’s "So It Goes" column long ago, dismissing it as nothing more that the immature ranting of a spoiled child. I’m not sure what prompted me to read his "Inglewood 90310" article. But unfortunately, I did. I’m sorry to report to you that I read the entire article. Every last word. I have enjoyed your paper […]

Participants sought for Calabasas pageant



The first casting and planning session for the "Juan de Anza en Calabasas Pageant" will be this Sat., Jan. 26 at Juan de Anza Park, 3701 Lost Hills Road, Calabasas Hills. A business meeting is scheduled from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m., and the first casting call follows from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. The pageant is presented annually by the Calabasas […]

Pint-sized sports to be offered to children



The city of Agoura Hills Department of Community Services offers a variety of tot sports classes beginning the week of Jan. 28. Each class has a fee of $32. Classes include tot-sized basketball, soccer, T-ball and "Sportsmania" which provides a variety of sports tots may sample. The age range for participants is 3 to 6 years. Classes are available on […]

Agoura High junior to attend leadership forum on law Teenager to be among more than 200 students



Agoura High junior to attend leadership forum on law Teenager to be among more than 200 students Michael Lieberman, a junior at Agoura High School, has been selected to participate in the National Youth Leadership Forum on Law (NYLF/LAW) from Jan. 29 through Feb. 3 at the Hyatt Regency in Los Angeles. Having demonstrated academic achievement and an active interest […]

Temple Etz Chaim Men’s Club sponsors weekend lecture series



Temple Etz Chaim Men’s Club sponsors weekend lecture series During the weekend of February 1 to 3, Temple Etz Chaim Men’s Club will sponsor its second annual Scholar-in-Residence Weekend Lecture Series. This year’s scholar will be Rabbi David Booth from Ocean, New Jersey, and he will be presenting lectures and discussions regarding "A Judaism for the New Millennium." The lecture […]

Not everyone is full of hatred



I would like to thank Jason Love for enlightening me about the black animals that live in Inglewood. I thought people lived there! I have a friend that lives in Inglewood, well actually an ex-friend. Now that I know he hates me because I am white, I have crossed him off my Christmas card list! I hope he moves out […]


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