Health symposium coming

A free public education program on "The Prevention of Heart Disease" will be presented from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sat., Feb.12 at the Hyatt Westlake Plaza, 880 S. Westlake Blvd.

Calabasas residents stage walk to qualify for breast cancer event

By Stephanie Bertholdo bertholdo@theacorn.com In order to participate in the Avon Walk for Breast Cancer in September, several Calabasas residents will be hosting a walk on Sat., Jan. 29. The group hopes to raise enough funds to qualify for the annual event. Renae Lindsay, captain of the "Starbucks Friends" team, said those who want to participate should meet at the […]

Free candlelight wine tasting

Leeward Winery invites the public to help celebrate its 26th anniversary by attending a Candlelight Varietal Wine Tasting event from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sat. and Sun., Jan. 29 and 30, at 2784 Johnson Drive, Ventura. Admission is free. The event will feature varietal wine tasting from vineyards including Edna Valley, Bien Nacido and Napa Valley. Leeward Winery will […]

Breaking new ground

The entire congregation of The Church of the Epiphany Episcopal in Oak Park participated in a groundbreaking ceremony last Sunday for the church’s new multi-purpose education building. The traditional-style church with its steeple and stained glass windows sits on a hill at the corner of Kanan Road and Churchwood Drive, across the street from Oak Hills Elementary School. The new […]

Wolfson for council

As a resident of Calabasas for more than 15 years, I was thrilled to learn that Jon Wolfson was running for council member of the City of Calabasas. I met Jon and his family when I first moved to this beautiful city. Jon shares the same concerns, hopes and dreams that my family and I have for the City of […]

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Community to help with tsunami relief

The Chiropractic Sports Institute of Westlake Village (CSI) is working with Ceylynco contractors and community volunteers to host a Feb. 10 fundraiser for Sri Lanka tsunami victims. The institute will offer services that day and donate 100 percent of its fees to Ceylynco to build homes for surviving families. Rebuilding a home in Sri Lanka costs about $1,400 dollars. The […]


Cantina hosts Super Bowl party

Sagebrush Cantina will host a tailgate party at 1 p.m. Sun., Feb. 6 at 23527 Calabasas Road, in Old Town Calabasas. Super Bowl fans are invited to attend this themed football party in the restaurant’s giant event tent. Patrons will receive a souvenir T-shirt and beer mug with a complimentary beer. A special tailgate party menu featuring hot dogs, hamburgers, […]

Chabad to dedicate new mikvah

Chabad of the Conejo is inviting the public to the dedication ceremony and grand opening of its newly completed mikvah at 11 a.m. Sun., Feb. 6 at Chabad of Oak Park, 5998 Conifer Street. The mikvah, or ritual bath, is an essential component of Jewish life. According to Rabbi Yitzchak Sapochkinsky, "mikvah lies at the heart of the beauty and […]

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Mary Sue Maurer

Election for Calabasas City Council is coming in March. Our family has resided in Calabasas for 11 years and I’ve watched with awe at the dysfunctional behavior of our city council. What an important time to have your voice heard by voting for Mary Sue Maurer. I’ve worked with her on several different community projects and have always been impressed […]