2005-08-18

Local scout meets world explorer at national jamboree



Eagle Scout Jeff Lyon, 16, of Agoura Hills, received more than a camping experience at the National Scout Jamboree held recently at Fort A.P. Hill, Va. He met record-setting explorer and adventurer Steve Fossett. Fossett, 62, visited the jamboree, including the subcamp named for him. The exploring theme of this year’s jamboree is based on the 200th anniversary of the […]

Cancer support group to meet



The Transition Group, for those who have experienced the loss of someone from cancer, will meet from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thurs., Aug. 25 at The Wellness Community Valley/Ventura, 530 Hampshire Road, Westlake Village. For more information, please call (805) 379-4777.

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Response to Student lawsuit



As your new superintendent, I ask you to please understand that I cannot and will not discuss personal information regarding any student incident. But you do need to know that as soon as the information was brought to us regarding the sexual abuse lawsuit reported in last week’s Acorn, we undertook an immediate investigation. As soon as the investigation confirmed […]

Troy Markas



Troy Markas was recently congratulated by branch manager, Vicki Earnest of the Troop Real Estate office in Agoura Hills for his outstanding production in a recent 30-day period. Markas was awarded the top sales award for the month of July. Markas’ professionalism and knowledge are an asset that keep his clients coming back. Reach Troy Markas at (818) 338-9102.

Calabasas Pumpkin Festival returns



Many residents were disappointed to hear last year that the Calabasas Chamber of Commerce had to postpone its popu ar Calabasas Pumpkin Festival. Those people will be happy to know that this year the festival is back. The 2005 Calabasas Pumpkin Festival is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sun., Oct. 23 at Juan Bautista de Anza Park, 3701 […]

Bunions also affect children



About 10 percent of the adult population has a bunion, and many times it is so painful or interferes with shoe wearing that it is surgically corrected. Oftentimes, by the time the patients get to surgery, they have caused damage to the bunion joint and sometimes damaged the neighboring joints and toes. Wouldn’t it be nice, many patients ask, if […]

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Agoura Hills Someone stole $775 in cash from an unlocked vehicle parked in a driveway on Dovetail Drive on Aug. 3. The driver’s door was left open. Car thieves broke into a home on Rolling Ridge Drive and stole a $1,000 laptop from the top of a bed before moving to the garage where they drove away in the homeowner’s […]

The bear facts



A year ago this month my friends Colleen and Robert adopted “Bear Bear” from the Agoura Animal Shelter. He was a “Pet of the Week” dog, an old dog, and little did he know that that day would be his lucky day. You see, my friends did what no one else would do for Bear Bear, they took him home, […]

Vicki Zachary and Nava Shmorak



Vicki Zachary and Nava Shmorak of Paramount Properties were congratulated by president/ broker Syd Leibovitch and the Calabasas branch manager Lu Duffy. Together as a team, Zachary and Shmorak have had over $700,000 in listings and over $1 million in sales so far this month. Zachary has been involved in the real estate industry for over 19 years in planning, […]


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