Cell phone antennas reluctantly approved in Calabasas

The Calabasas Planning Commission reluctantly approved a conditional use permit recently for Nextel Communications to install 15 cell phone antennas on the roof of its Calabasas business site at 5220 Las Virgenes Road. Planning Commissioner Jack Solomon said he would rather approve the installation of additional equipment on that building than see artificial palm trees accommodating the antennas. Planning commissioners […]

YMCA programs foster family relationships

By Michael Picarella pic@theacorn.com Triunfo YMCA in Westlake Village is asking parents to spend some quality time with their kids. The Y offers three programs that foster understanding and companionship among family members. The Indian Guide/Indian Princess program, the Papoose program and the Trailblazer program aim to strengthen family life, according to Y officials. "These three family programs are all […]

Local firm translates for Olympics

Westlake Village-based Agnew Tech-II, a translation and multilingual video recording firm, recently worked with Big Screen Network Productions, Inc. (BSN) to translate their video board programming from English to Greek for every venue and sport at the 2004 Summer Olympic Games and the Paralympic Games in Athens, Greece. "It was an honor to work with BSN Productions in translating for […]

St. Maximilian to offer two

Bible programs

St. Maximilian to offer two St. Maximilian Kolbe Catholic Church will conduct two Scripture programs beginning this month at the church, 5801 Kanan Road, Westlake Village. Both sessions will begin Mon., Sept. 20. From 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.: "A Journey Toward Freedom" will explore the foundation of the Jewish faith, the journey of Exodus. From 7:30 to 9 p.m.: "Living […]

School nurses needed in LVUSD

School nurses needed in LVUSD School nurses are responsible for much more than Band-Aids, taking temperatures and calling 911 when an emergency occurs. The state of California has mandated certain requirements of the schools that are performed by school nursing professionals. These include but are not limited to review of immunization records, health assessments for special education, audio and visual […]