Elected officials worry over Rocketdyne waste disposal

Elected officials worry over Rocketdyne waste disposal By Michael Picarella Acorn Staff Writer Rocketdyne recently dumped what’s alleged to be radioactive waste into the Calabasas Landfill and the Sunshine Canyon Landfill in Granada Hills and both U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) and Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky voiced their concerns last week. Recent reports, according to Yaroslavsky, indicate that […]

Environmental studies take Calabasas employee to South Africa

By Michael Picarella Acorn Staff Writer Calabasas resident Robin Hull, the city’s volunteer program coordinator, will join an expected 60,000 people at the Johannesburg, South Africa Summit 2002 conference later this month. The Aug. 26 to Sept. 4 conference will address environmental issues such as pending water shortages and the dangers of fossil fuels and greenhouse gas emissions. The event […]

Hovanec-Nekovar nuptuals

Jackie Hovanec and Jon Nekovar were married July 5 at the Guardian Angel Cathedral, Las Vegas, with a reception following at the Paris Hotel. The couple both graduated from Agoura High School as well as Arizona State University. The bride is the daughter of Gene and Vicky Hovanec of Agoura Hills. She was recently hired as a marketing manager at […]

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This chorale could use a few more voices; auditions set

This chorale could use a few more voices; auditions set Auditions for the San Fernando Valley Master Chorale will be at 7:30 p.m. Mon., Aug. 26 at the Masonic Lodge, 5122 Tujunga Ave., North Hollywood and at 7:30 p.m. Wed., Aug. 28 at Pierce College, 6201 Winnetka Ave., Woodland Hills. Music will be provided. The 100-voice Chorale, with representation from […]

Summer Concerts in the Park draw to a close

Summer Concerts in the Park draw to a close

Rotary Club to meet in Calabasas

The Rotary Club of Calabasas/Agoura Hills meets 7:30 a.m. Thursdays at the Calabasas Golf & Country Club, 4515 Park Entrada, Calabasas. On Aug. 29 guest speaker Priscilla Brehm of Morton Capital Management will discuss "What Now?" At the Sept. 5 meeting the guest will be Mary Sistrunk, principal of the new middle school at 22450 Mulholland Highway, Calabasas. Visiting Rotarians […]

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Stacey Anne Lehman, daughter of Kevin and Robyn Lehman of Westlake Village, and Michael Morgan Talbot, son of Jack and Marilyn Talbot of T. O., will wed on Sept. 21 at St. Mary Magdalen Church, Camarillo, with a reception to follow at Sherwood Country Club, T. O. A 1994 graduate of Westlake High School, the bride-to-be received her bachelor’s degree […]

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New West Symphony executive director to retire

New West Symphony has announced that Executive Director Betsy Blanchard Chess will step down at the end of the Symphony’s fiscal year on Aug. 31. Chess has served as the Symphony’s executive director since 1998. Prior to that she had served on the New West Board of Directors since the Symphony was created in 1995. She and her husband, Richard, […]