2005-05-18

VIPs pay a visit



Community offered durable power of attorney program



Hospice of the Conejo and Livingston Memorial Hospice invites the community to attend a free program on the Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care at 7 p.m. Tues., May 31 at the Newbury Park Library, 2331 Borchard Road, Newbury Park. Guest speakers will be Betty Odello, R.N., Professor of bioethics at Pierce College and Lynn Powe, R.N. and attorney. […]

Agoura Chargers



All events (subject to change) are listed by name, location and time if provided. If calendars are modified, school sources are asked to contact us with updated information at newstip@theacorn.com Agoura Chargers Fri. May 20 Make-up STAR testing Spring play/G Bldg./7 p.m. (through Sat.) Sat., May 21 Relay for Life/stadium (through Sun. Tues., May 24 Board meeting/district office/6 p.m. Wed., […]

Dakota’s proposed for Westlake Village



Dakota’s proposed for Westlake Village 7,000-square-foot steakhouse would include 300-person dining room By Daniel Wolowicz danielw@theacorn.com Plans to build a Dakota’s Mesquite BBQ & Steakhouse restaurant were recently reviewed by the Westlake Village City Council. The restaurant’s proposed location is the corner of Russell Ranch and Lindero Canyon roads in north Westlake Village The restaurant would be one of two […]

Firefighters demonstrate their skills



Event weds music, fashion and art

These teens rock your world

By Michelle Knight knight@theacorn.com Pardeese Ehya has always volunteered to help others. According to her mother, the Westlake High School senior helped in soup kitchens and children’s hospitals as a younger girl. "I think it’s in her blood to help in the community," said Shooreh Maleki Ehya of her 18-year-old daughter. It was only natural that Pardeese (better known as […]

Westlake fifth-graders “work” at Hyatt Hotel



Westlake fifth-graders "work" at Hyatt Hotel On Fri., May 20, fifth-grade students from Westlake Elementary School will visit the Hyatt Westlake Plaza in Westlake Village for Camp Hyatt Career Day, an event that highlights job opportunities within the travel and tourism industry. The students will join more than 2,000 fifth-graders who will "work" at Hyatt Hotels. Every aspect of the […]

Jess Ruf earns business award



The United Chambers of Commerce has selected Jess Ruf’s California Do It Centers and Patio Worlds, as Business of the Year. Ruf, a resident of Malibou Lake, was nominated for the award by the Agoura/Oak Park/Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce, of which he is a board member. Ruf’s companies, which also include Neiman Reed Lumber Company, are located throughout California […]

Cisco’s blaze still under investigation



By Daniel Wolowicz danielw@theacorn.com Ventura County Fire Department officials have not yet determined a cause for the March 9 fire that destroyed Cisco’s restaurant, a popular Westlake Village eatery in the 900 block of Westlake Boulevard. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) is currently investigating the fire to determine if it was a politically motivated act of […]

Learn about estate planning



By Steve Greenwood Attorney at Law Estate planning is a very complicated area of the law where myths abound and which can be harmful to you and your loved ones. Below are some of the more common myths being perpetrated. If I have a good will, probate will not be required and my assets can be transferred immediately to the […]


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