CTV now available at Calabasas mobile home park

By Michael Picarella pic@theacorn.com CTV, the Calabasas cable access TV network on Channel 3, is now being offered to the residents of Calabasas Village Mobile Estates at 23777 Mulholland Highway in Calabasas. CTV offers its viewers live coverage of city council, city commissions and city board meetings, a benefit much needed in the mobile home park, according to park officials. […]

Hanukkah fest glows at library

By Saria Kraft kraft@theacorn.com Chabad of the Conejo joined the Chabad of Simi Valley on Sunday to host the sixth annual Hanukkah festival at the Reagan Library in Simi Valley. Rabbis Moshe Bryski and Nosson Gurary welcomed nearly 800 guests to the new Presidential Learning Center. Grandparents cradled babies, all bundled in wet- weather gear, while parents helped little ones […]

Space heaters can be hazardous

A recent fire in Encino apparently caused by a floor heater coming in contact with a "live" electrical cord claimed the life of a 7-year-old boy. His mother and father were critically injured in the blaze, which started before dawn on Tues., Nov. 21. The couple’s 10-year-old daughter escaped injury. It hasn’t been determined yet whether the house was equipped […]


THURS., DEC. 9 Chamber Holiday Mixer Agoura/Oak Park/Las Virgenes Chamber of Commerce hosts a Holiday Mixer at 5:30 p.m. at Law Offices of Masry & Vititoe, 5707 Corsa, Westlake Village catered by Cisco’s. Special Christmas door prizes plus winner of cruise to be announced. (818) 889-3150 Chanukah Festival Chabad Jewish Center of Thousand Oaks celebrates with a Chanukah Family Festival […]

Chicklets win first place in local tourney

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Calabasas cable channel offers diverse programming

The Calabasas cable access channel, CTV on Channel 3, offers a variety of programming. CTV offers live meeting coverage of the city council, planning commission, library commission, parks and recreation commission, traffic and transportation commission, environmental commission, communications and technology commission and the tree board. Most meetings are rebroadcast or can be viewed again at anytime through an archive system […]

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Holiday stress can be dealt with

The holiday season can be stressful for many people. Often it’s the stress of trying to live up to unrealistic expectations. Many factors can take their toll on emotional well being: rushing around; attending to extra social obligations; being alone; spending too much money; or overindulging in food and drink. The California Department of Consumer Affairs has tips on dealing […]

SUN., DEC. 12

SUN., DEC. 12 Leonis Holiday Fest Leonis Adobe Museum, 23537 Calabasas Road, Old Town Calabasas, hosts a traditional Victorian Holiday Party from 2 to 5 p.m. with carols, activities, ranch animals, refreshments and a visit from Santa, who’ll hold court in a holiday setting circa the 1880s. Half off admission of 50 cents to $4 if guests bring a canned […]