2004-11-18

AHS grad starts clothing line



By Lori Porter porter@theacorn.com Kelly Markiewicz, 23, a 1999 graduate of Agoura High School, has created Kween Clothing, her very own designer fashion line. Inspired by vintage fashions, Kween Clothing takes one-of-a-kind looks from the 1950s through 1980s and re-creates them for the modern woman. Kween revisits fashion from the days of "I Love Lucy" to the birth of hip […]

Singers receive ‘Top 10’ honors



Members of the Channelaire Chorus, Ventura County chapter of Sweet Adelines International (SAI), returned home from the International Convention and Competition in Indianapolis, Ind., as one of the "Top 10 Barbershop Choruses" in the world. The competition began about a year ago when more than 600 choruses worldwide competed in their individual regions for the international competition. The 32 regional […]

Twelve-step recovery program starts Dec. 9

Addictive behaviors will be addressed at temple

Twelve-step recovery program starts Dec. 9 Addictive behaviors will be addressed at temple Congregation Or Ami of Calabasas invites the community to attend the first meeting of its monthly Madraygot Jewish 12-step recovery program at 7:30 p.m. Thurs., Dec. 9 at the synagogue, 26115 Mureau Road, Ste. B, Calabasas. People who are recovering from an addiction to alcohol, drugs, eating, […]

The Acorn looks at first-round football CIF Southern Section matchups

Ocean League

The Acorn looks at first-round football CIF Southern Section matchups Ocean League’s No. 2 seed Culver City (8-2) vs. Marmonte’s No. 2 Agoura Chargers A little background: Agoura begins its playoff run full of steam after ending the regular season with four consecutive wins—the last three in convincing fashion. Led by their well-executed aerial assault, the Chargers and quarterback Cory […]

Music of Ravel, others to be performed



The Westlake Village Music Society, a community outreach program sponsored by Music Ministry at the United Methodist Church of Westlake Village, will host a "Pizazz a la Carte" concert at 3 p.m. Sun., Nov. 21 in the sanctuary of Westminster Presbyterian Church, 32111 Watergate Road, Westlake Village. Featured performers are Lawrence Sonderling, violin; Stephen Custer, cello; and Christine DeKlotz, piano. […]

Book sale to benefit

Oak Park Library

Oak Park High School senior Lindsay Bailey, a Girl Scout working on her Gold Award, the top award in Scouting, has organized a used-book sale to benefit Oak Park Library. The sale will be from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sat., Nov. 20 in the Pavilion at Oak Park High School, 899 N. Kanan Road, Oak Park. All proceeds from […]

Westlake Rotary to host annual shopping spree

Event will take place at JCPenney Co. department store in The Oaks mall

Event will take place at JCPenney Co. department store in The Oaks mall The Rotary Club of Westlake Village (noon) will host its annual clothes shopping spree at JCPenney Co. in The Oaks mall for children from Interface’s Children’s Resource Program. The event will take place from 7 to 10:30 a.m., before the store’s regular hours. Each child, accompanied by […]

THURS., NOV. 18



THURS., NOV. 18 Chamber Mixer The Agoura/Oak Park/Las Virgenes Chamber of Commerce hosts a networking mixer at 5:30 p.m. featuring food and door prizes at Reeds Furniture, 28401 Canwood St., Agoura Hills. (818) 889-3150 Yaroslavsky Is Guest Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky will discuss "Overview of the State of the County" as guest speaker at Calabasas Chamber of Commerce […]

Tennis event in Westlake



On Nov. 20 and 21, the Pacific Life Open will host an amateur doubles tournament at the Pacific Tennis Club in Westlake Village. Both men and women, age 19 and above, will compete for the right to advance to the Pacific Life Open Club Championships scheduled for March 7 at the legendary Indian Wells Tennis Garden in Indian Wells, Calif. […]

Neil Simon’s ‘Rumors’ coming to Thousand Oaks



The Vagabond Players will present the Neil Simon comedy "Rumors" from Dec. 3 to 19 at the Theatre on the Hill, Hillcrest Center for the Arts, 403 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. The show features a group of friends invited to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the New York City mayor and his wife. Guests discover mysterious, baffling circumstances upon […]


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