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 […]

Republican women’s group to meet during luncheon at Reagan Library



The new Westlake Village Republican Women’s Federated will host a luncheon on Thurs., March 7 at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library, Simi Valley. The business meeting will start at 11 a.m. followed by a buffet lunch at noon. The cost is $30 and reservations are required by calling Virginia Crandall at (805) 497-6013. Guest speaker will be television and radio […]

College aps accepted by Internet



Virtually every public and private university in the country now accepts applications on-line. "It has been made perfectly clear to counselors that Web-based applications are the preferred method of receiving applications," said Oak Park High School counselor Randall McLelland. The Internet is preferred because the programs have accuracy checks built into them. Internet applications can be processed within three hours […]

Church members help clean the campus



Measure H serves the few, not the many



Measure H serves the few, not the many Agoura Hills voters are urged to say no to Measure H on March 5. This poorly written proposal rewrites the city’s ordinances to protect the turf of the three local businesses who sponsored it. Stop for a moment and think. If anyone associated with the city were to write a law that […]

Caution urged on spending money



"Don’t just read about it," Director Dorgelo urges her readers in her letter to the editor about the compost facility of the Las Virgenes Water District in your issue of Feb. 7. Director Dorgelo might follow her own advice when it comes to her remarks about the sludge-processing equipment of Dry-Vac Environmental of Rio Vista, Calif. Her lengthy letter indicates […]

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 […]

‘Rock and Roll the Dice’ fundraiser coming to Chaparral Elementary School



SCHOOL PROGRAMS WILL BENEFIT––Chaparral Elementary School in Calabasas will host its annual "Rock and Roll the Dice" auction and casino fundraiser March 9 at the Agoura Hills/Calabasas Community Center. Fourth-grader Julia Chang, shown in the photo, won a personalized recording session last year with producer Howard Benson, left, of the group P.O.D. and acclaimed recording engineer Mike Plotnikoff. Many celebrity […]

CONGRATULATIONS––Calabasas High School students have been selected to participate in the All-State Honor Band and/or the All-Southern California Honor Band. Clockwise from the top left: Aaron Meyer, Daniel Reyes, Jesse Tenenbaum, Bradley Aaronson, Nadia P



CONGRATULATIONS––Calabasas High School students have been selected to participate in the All-State Honor Band and/or the All-Southern California Honor Band. Clockwise from the top left: Aaron Meyer, Daniel Reyes, Jesse Tenenbaum, Bradley Aaronson, Nadia Pasillas, Lana Fogel and Avi Bialo. Those accepted on the All-State Honor Band are Aaronson, Bialo, Meyer, Pasillas and Reyes. In the All-Southern California Honor Band […]

Congregation Or Ami of Calabasas to host guest speaker in program starting tomorrow



Congregation Or Ami of Calabasas to host guest speaker in program starting tomorrow Congregation Or Ami of Calabasas will host its first scholar-in-residence program on Fri. and Sat., March 1 and 2. Al Vorspan, director emeritus of the commission on social action for the Union of American Hebrew Congregations, will speak at three sessions about different aspects of social justice. […]


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