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Lindora hosts appreciation day today

Lindora Comprehensive Weight Control will host a Patient Appreciation Day throughout the day today, Thurs., Feb. 17, at 30885 Thousand Oaks Blvd., Westlake Village. Guests will have an opportunity to meet Lindora founder Marshall Stamper, M.D., and Lindora president and CEO, Cynthia Stamper Graff. The event will feature special presentations, door prizes and gifts. In addition, there will be healthy […]

‘Understanding your teen’ seminar at Emmanuel

‘Understanding your teen’ seminar at Emmanuel Emmanuel Presbyterian Church, 588 Camino Manzanas, Thousand Oaks, will host a seminar from 9 a.m. to noon, Sat., Feb. 19 titled "Understanding your Teenager." The public is welcome to attend. The keynote speaker, Tim Smith, is a Christian lecturer and author who has experience working with youth to develop life skills. The seminar will […]

Event celebrates theater arts

For the record

Regarding last week’s story about The Acorn and the Agoura/Oak Park/Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce Spring Fest coming April 9, the location of the event, the Oak Park Community Center, is located adjacent to Oak Canyon Community Park, but has a separate address. The correct address for the Oak Park Community Center is 1000 Kanan Road.

School principal under fire, but gains student, parent support

J. Guidetti

By Stephanie Bertholdo bertholdo@theacorn.com About 100 parents and students came to last week’s Las Virgenes Unified School District meeting to show support for Calabasas High School Principal J. Guidetti, whose contract is up for renewal. Friction between Guidetti and teachers at the high school has some members of the school community worried that Guidetti’s contract will not be renewed. Gordon […]

Mediterranean-inspired furniture is here

Homeowners all over Los Angeles have been busy remodeling their homes or decorating newly acquired residences. Once construction is done, the challenge then turns to furnishings. The options have just increased dramatically with the addition of Villagio Furnishings in the West Valley. Never before has a homeowner here had access to Old World, Mediterranean-inspired, semi-custom, handmade furniture. Villagio has timeless […]

Assisting seniors in crisis situations

The Eldercare Locator, a service of the U.S. Administration on Aging, offers an "In Touch" plan to help families establish ways to assist older relatives in emergency situations. While many older Americans today are active and healthy, they sometimes need help, especially in a crisis situation. Mental or physical health problems, limited finances, and language differences can contribute to delayed […]

Celebrate Lent at Westlake Lutheran

Sunday worship services are at 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. at Westlake Lutheran Church, 2630A Townsgate Road, Westlake Village. Lenten services are at 7:30 p.m. each Wednesday during the season of Lent. Sunday School for ages preschool through adult begins at 9:45 a.m. Childcare is provided all morning. For information, call (805) 497-4888 or visit the website at www.westlakelutheran.com.

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