2002-03-07

Scrambled art is in good taste



Speak strongly



Los Angeles Pierce College Extension is offering a class that will teach participants the secrets of speaking or singing with range, resonance and strength. The class will also teach participants how to communicate with clarity, charisma and confidence. Students will be taught how to project a whole new image on stage, at the lectern or on the phone. "Voice Strengthening […]

Exhibit at calvary Church continues through Sunday



Exhibit at calvary Church continues through Sunday One of Southern California’s only church-based, juried art exhibitions will continue through Sun., March 10 at Calvary Community Church, 5495 Via Rocas, Westlake Village. The competition was interfaith. Exhibited works represent 43 artists and were judged on their spiritual dimension and artistic skill. The exhibition, themed "In the Beginning," includes sculpture, oil, acrylic […]

Some public officials worry about prayers at city council meetings

Acorn Staff Writer

Some public officials worry about prayers at city council meetings The city of Westlake Village held a goal session meeting that included a call for the reinstatement of prayer at city council meetings. Agoura Hills already has prayer to begin its council meetings, but Burbank has been taken to court over a similar policy. Agoura Hills Mayor Denis Weber reinstated […]

Library to feature young adult center

Acorn Staff Writer

The city of Westlake Village recently received a $10,000 grant from state Assemblywoman Fran Pavley (D-Woodland Hills) for the purchase of computer equipment to be placed in a new young adult center in the city’s library at 31200 Oak Crest Drive, just off of Agoura Road. The young adult center will offer students in middle and high school grades the […]

DATEBOOK THURS., MARCH 7



DATEBOOK THURS., MARCH 7 Singles Support One Again Inc., Thousand Oaks Chapter, singles support and social organization for divorced, widowed, separated men and women, meets 7:30 p.m. every Thursday at United Methodist Church, 1049 Westlake Blvd., Westlake Village. (805) 985-5459 Help is Here A new support group is forming for parents who have lost a child due to a drug/alcohol […]

Words of Hope



By Dr. Jon Wilson A Community of Love I’m sure you have heard or have been reading about John Walker. John Walker is the American from Marin County in Northern California who was captured for fighting with the Taliban. A Time magazine article indicated that his parents decided not to push their Christian faith down his throat, so they raised […]

Plans for Kanan Road interchange with 101 Freeway modified by Caltrans

Acorn Staff Writer

The Kanan Road/101 Freeway interchange in Agoura Hills must undergo several major design changes before it can be approved by the California Department of Transportation, city officials said last week. Caltrans advised city officials the $21 million project failed to meet certain design standards the department enacted last year. The changes mainly affect the on and off ramps that are […]

Serving in Uniform



Air Force Airman Jonathan A. Rohde has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. He is the son of Barbara Oliver of Oak Park and Charles Rohde of Van Nuys. Air Force Airman Rebecca M. Engel has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. She’s the daughter of […]

Schools celebrate ‘Read Across America,’ birthday of Dr. Seuss



Schools celebrate ‘Read Across America,’ birthday of Dr. Seuss


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