2002-02-28

Ahmanson report says frogs, plants are safe

Acorn Staff Writer

Ahmanson report says frogs, plants are safe By John Loesing Acorn Staff Writer A new environmental report released last week by Ventura County says the first phase of the 3,050-home Ahmanson Ranch development poses no significant threat to a pair of endangered species discovered at the site three years ago. As long as the developer takes certain precautions, the endangered […]

Great Race is back on track

Acorn Staff Writer

Organizers have announced the return of the Great Race of Agoura, cancelled last summer because it lacked volunteers. The 16-year-old race will be run on Sat., March 23 under new sponsors and new leadership. The newly published Los Angeles Sports and Fitness Magazine will produce the event with the help of a volunteer labor pool from Triunfo YMCA, said magazine […]

If the shoe fits …



If the shoe fits …

Exploding in color



City of Calabasas better prepared for emergencies than most communities

Acorn Staff Writer

City of Calabasas better prepared for emergencies than most communities By Michael Picarella Acorn Staff Writer Since the tragedies of Sept. 11, President George W. Bush has told Americans repeatedly to get ready for emergencies. The city of Calabasas seems better prepared than most. About seven years ago following the Northridge quake, Calabasas residents Dr. Arnold Bresky, (a former obstetrician […]

Donations for Agoura High School garage sale sought to help Sober Grad Nite



The community is invited to donate items for the Agoura High School garage sale from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sat., March 16 in the teachers’ parking lot. The school is at 28545 W. Driver Ave., Agoura Hills. This is a fundraising event for the school’s Safe and Sober Grad Nite, a drug and alcohol-free all-night event that is […]

Congressman relies on his record

Acorn Staff Writer

U.S. Rep. Henry Waxman (D-Los Angeles) joined Congress in 1974, the nation’s first major election following the Watergate affair. Today, the 62-year-old congressman seeks reelection on the heels of the another potential scandal threatening Republicans; Enron. Waxman is using the Enron bankruptcy and possible ties of the nation’s seventh largest corporation to the White House as campaign fodder in the […]

Calabasas Library to close during relocation process



The Calabasas Library will move to its new home soon. Presently located in Calabasas City Hall, the library will close at 5 p.m. tomorrow, Fri., March 1. The library will relocate to a 12,000 square-foot space at 23975 Park Sorrento, Building B of the Calabasas Park Centre (adjacent the Commons). The grand opening will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on […]

Calabasas motivational artist paints a picture of hope

Acorn Staff Writer

Micheal J. Herman might not have the big voice box and Hollywood good looks of most people in his profession, but he does have that special something—that intangible— that makes him one of the busiest motivational speakers on the circuit today. People believe in him. The 35-year-old Calabasas resident will tell funny stories and give inspirational speeches to more than […]

Jumping for a cause