Traffic enforcement to get a booster shot in Calabasas

By Michael Picarella pic@theacorn.com Traffic enforcement in Cala-basas should get three new law officers in the next several weeks, according to Mayor Pro Tem Barry Groveman. Their job is to alleviate traffic congestion and reduce reckless driving. In October, the Calabasas City Council called for the addition of three new traffic cops. The city will add a community service assistant, […]

Filmmakers win top drama award at fest

By Michael Picarella pic@theacorn.com Today, with the help of affordable moviemaking equipment, many of the area’s youth have been transforming images and ideas from their imaginations into movies that they crank out almost as fast as they imagine them. Calabasas High School student Jordan Berk, 16, and his neighbor, Andrew Mumm, 17, who attends Chaminade High School in West Hills, […]

Spirit Day good fun


Mixer in Calabasas Calabasas Chamber of Com-merce hosts a mixer from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Kessler & Resnick Dental Designs, 28632 Roadside Drive, Agoura Hills. $5-$10. RSVP to (818) 222-5680

LCMS student presents ‘Kids Walking for Kids’

Carnival, silent auction, food will help raise funds for charity

Lindero Canyon Middle School eighth-grader Jenny Tannenbaum will present her fifth "Kids Walking for Kids" event from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sun., May 23 at Willow Elementary School, 29026 Laro Drive, Agoura Hills. The walk raises money for Variety––the Children’s Charity. This year’s event will feature a carnival with inflatable attractions, carnival games and prizes, a silent auction, raffle […]

Pet of the Week

Opponent of gay marriage gives his rebuttal

Opponent of gay marriage gives his rebuttal This letter is in response to my critics. The income tax law lowers the tax rates for those filing a joint return, but not for married persons filing as individuals. The marriage files the return; both the husband and the wife must sign. The legal analogy with business contracts therefore fails, in that […]

Bluegrass comes to Paramount Ranch

Arboretum to host several events

Old stone sinks and animal trough planters are scarce and expensive today, but they’re must-haves for true fans of traditional garden accessories or accents. The Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden will offer a workshop that will teach participants how to make a hypertufa (a process using a tufa rock-like medium, for creating instant garden antiquities) planting pot from […]

Writing, junior safari, other summer camps offered

Writing, junior safari, other summer camps offered A variety of summer camps will be offered on the campus of Moorpark College, 7075 Campus Road, Moorpark. Among the camps are the following. Call for applications and registration details. Young Writer’s Camp will be offered from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Mon. through Fri., Aug. 2 to 13, for grades 3 to […]