2005-03-02

Golf tourney benefits Special Olympics

Event aids people with developmental disorders

By Stephanie Bertholdo bertholdo@theacorn.com Kristine Johnson is a gymnast, a power lifter, a golfer, tennis player, and a competitive bocce ball athlete. For the past 20 years, Kristine, 36, has honed her skills as an athlete in the Tri-Valley Special Olympics. She’s also become an advocate for the Special Olympics, encouraging other youngsters and adults with Downs Syndrome to participate […]

Local residents named to Dean’s List

College students
make the grade


College students make the grade Tufts University in Boston has named the following local residents to their 2004 Dean’s List Honors: Matthew Leeds of Calabasas; and Jessica Lessing and Alison Meisel, both of Oak Park. Meghan Dana Joss, a sophomore at Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Va., has earned Dean’s List status for the fall 2004 term. She is […]

Funding a new position



Barbershop chorus coming



The San Fernando Valleyaires Barbershop Chorus, under the direction of Tom Raffety, proudly present their annual show "It’s About Time," featuring special guest quartet "OC Times." The event is 7:30 p.m. Sat., March 5, at the Reseda High School Auditorium located at 18230 Kittridge Street. Tickets are $10 and up. For info, call Bill Horst 882-4917, Cliff Jacobs 357-3997, or […]

Wolfson can provide better leadership



I have been a resident of Calabasas for over 15 years and believe now is a critical point in the life of the city. We need citizens on the city council who can lead us and not use the council position for their own personal agendas. I believe Jon Wolfson is the person who can provide us with better and […]

Shelter families to benefit from event



Building Industry Association/Greater Los Angeles-Ventura Women’s Council chapter will host its annual "Spring Basket Luncheon" on Wed., March 23 at the Westlake Village Inn, 31943 Agoura Road, Westlake Village. This event supports several battered women and children shelters such as Haven Hills, Restore, Coalition to End Domestic Violence and Sexual Abuse, La Posada New Economics for Women, and With Love, […]

Year of the Rooster



Cardinal presides at Mass to celebrate marriage



Cardinal presides at Mass to celebrate marriage Cardinal Roger Mahony presided at a special Mass for couples celebrating 25, 50 or more years of marriage during 2005 on World Marriage Day, observed on Sun., Feb. 27 at a 3:30 p.m. service at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, 555 W. Temple St., Los Angeles. Hundreds of anniversary couples […]

Fins Creekside hosts benefit for employee



Fins Creekside, a Calabasas restaurant, will host a buffet brunch benefit for Ingrid Kreheiel, a 10-year restaurant employee suffering from serious health problems, on Sun., March 6, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. All proceeds from the brunch will go directly to Kreheiel, who is also known throughout the Conejo Valley for her work at Erika’s Bakery in Westlake Village. […]

Bozajian is best of both worlds



Bozajian is best of both worlds I first met James Bozajian during his initial campaign for the Calabasas City Council. I was both amazed and impressed by the depth of knowledge he accumulated about the issues affecting the city in anticipation of that campaign. During the eight years he served as council member and the two terms he served as […]