2003-12-25

Construction of Yerba Buena School hits a snag —costs may double



Construction of Yerba Buena School hits a snag —costs may double By Stephanie Bertholdo Acorn Staff Writer Progress on the new Yerba Buena Elementary School in Agoura Hills has ground to a screeching halt. Architects now project the cost to nearly double to $22 million so that the site can be preserved environmentally as much as possible. According to a […]

Merry Christmas!



Merry Christmas!

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Survey on health of local children completed, analysis to follow



Survey on health of local children completed, analysis to follow By Stephanie Bertholdo Acorn Staff Writer The "California Healthy Kids Survey" (CHKS), which poses questions to students in grades five, seven, nine and 11 on topics ranging from drug and alcohol use to bullying, has been completed, according to Jim Nielson, director of secondary education in Las Virgenes Unified School […]

Calabasas installs new chief financial officer



By Michael Picarella Acorn Staff Writer Gary Lysik, who took the newly created job of chief financial officer in Calabasas earlier this month, is expected to solve problems. Lysik will find three problems to solve right away: 1. The city has lacked a finance director since last December when Cindy Borchard resigned for a better job. 2. In June, Calabasas […]

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Acorn closed until Monday



Acorn offices will be closed until Mon., Dec. 29. Our office will also be closed next Thurs., Jan. 1. Please enjoy the holidays and drive defensively.

Victorian holiday



Victorian holiday

Now it’s time to enjoy those gifts



Subsidized taxi service gets new provider in city of Westlake Village



The city of Westlake Village has announced a change in cab provider for its subsidized taxi service. Beginning Jan. 1, the new provider will be City Cab. Residents should call (818) 707-2900 to schedule a ride. City Cab vehicles can be identified by their black and yellow color. The Senior and Disabled Transportation Service is for Westlake Village residents over […]