2002-10-17

Women’s Club gears up for the holidays, too



Women’s Club gears up for the holidays, too The Westlake Women’s Club will host a fundraiser/holiday party, "Holiday Fantasy," on Fri., Nov. 8 at North Ranch Country Club, Westlake Village. Proceeds from the event will benefit about 40 local charities, according to the club. Limited tickets remain and may be obtained by calling (818) 991-4773. The cost is $40 and […]

Status of Chinese women explored



The status of women in China will be discussed during a lecture by Cal State University Northridge political science professor Jane Bayes from 10 a.m. to noon Wed., Oct. 30 in conference room 1214 of the Education Building on the west side of the campus at 18111 Nordhoff St., Northridge. The public is invited to join Bayes as she talks […]

Incumbent Bob Kahn seeks fourth term on school board in Oak Park



By Gregory Koteles Acorn Staff Writer Incumbent Bob Kahn of the Oak Park Unified School District Board of Education was busy with dialysis treatments on several occasions when called for his candidate’s profile. His wife, Eileen Kahn, answered for him. Bob Kahn is a public school man through and through, according to his wife and unofficial spokesperson and campaign manager […]

Rabbi to lead trip to Israel



Rabbi to lead trip to Israel Rabbi Moshe D. Bryski, executive director of Chabad of the Conejo, will lead a "Solidarity Mission to Israel" from Sun., Dec. 22-Tues., Dec. 31, departing from Los Angeles. A "Mission Orientation and Information Meeting" will be at 7 p.m. this Sun., Oct. 20 at the Conejo Jewish Academy, 30345 Canwood St., Agoura Hills. The […]

Likes Peterson for water board



Likes Peterson for water board I am happy to support Glen Peterson for the water board. In times of political uncertainty (i.e., you don’t know who to trust), it is a relief to know our water source is safe, as Glen Peterson is keeping an eye on our interests. Our water is excellent, rates are low, and we even have […]

Jafra welcomes Mrs. America, Mrs. World

Winners showcase brains and beauty

Jafra welcomes Mrs. America, Mrs. World Winners showcase brains and beauty Jafra Cosmetics International rolled out the red carpet for recently crowned Mrs. America 2003 Kristi Phillips and Mrs. World 2002 Nicole Brink Friday at its Westlake Village headquarters. The Mrs. America and Mrs. World pageants are beauty contests open exclusively to married women. Emphasizing that glamour does exist within […]

Planetarium launches series of shows

CSUN presentations will be offered at 7 p.m. the first and third Saturdays of every month
for six months


CSUN presentations will be offered at 7 p.m. the first and third Saturdays of every month for six months The public is invited to explore the mysteries of the evening skies as Cal State University Northridge (CSUN) launches a series of shows in the university’s planetarium. Shows will be presented 7 p.m. the first and third Saturdays of every month […]

Candidates’ forum set for Oak Park



The Community Foundation for Oak Park will host an election forum at 7:30 p.m. Wed., Oct. 23 in room G-9, Oak Park High School, 899 N. Kanan Road, Oak Park, for candidates of the Oak Park Unified School District Board of Education and the board of directors of Rancho Simi Recreation and Park District. The forum will be moderated by […]

Hadassah hosts tea/luncheon at North Ranch Country Club



Hadassah hosts tea/luncheon at North Ranch Country Club The Hevra/Conejo Group of Hadassah Southern California will host a tea/luncheon and fashion show from noon to 3 p.m. Sun., Oct. 27 at North Ranch Country Club, Westlake Village. Proceeds will benefit the Hadassah Center for Emergency Medicine. The cost is $45 per person and the afternoon will include lunch, keynote speaker […]

Be sure to vote



The federal government is declaring war in our name, in the name of democracy. The only tool we have to counter special interests, and those that would subvert our government for their own purposes, is our vote. On Nov. 5 we have the right to exercise our right to vote, to tell our representatives what we think. While there is […]


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