2006-01-19

Internet telephony New calling service debated



While nearly four million Americans are enjoying the stateof-the-art-features and low cost of internet telephony, few are aware of the many complications that can accompany broadband phone use. Fire and police officials say, for example, that many users of Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) phone services are unaware that they do not have basic 911 services. VoIP telephony, the cutting […]

Mothers of the Year share wisdom



On Saturday the California Association of American Mothers Inc. (CAMI) honored 20 Southern California women as Mothers of the Year at the Moorpark Country Club. “Motherhood by far and away is the most important job in the world,” said Moorpark City Councilmember Keith Millhouse. “Mothers build the foundation of our future.” CAMI Second Vice President Tahne Lutz gave guests an […]

Therapist offers help



Board-certified clinical hypnotherapist and registered physical therapist Joyce Kamin will present a course in “Stress Reduction and Relaxation through Hypnosis” from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesdays beginning Jan. 25 at the Agoura Hills Recreation Center, 30610 Thousand Oaks Blvd., Agoura Hills. The three-session course is offered for a $35 fee. “Hypnosis is an effective tool and a drug-free choice for […]

Collegiate tennis stars hit Sherwood Country Club

Top-ranked men

Six NCAA men’s college tennis teams currently ranked in the top 20 nationally sent players to last weekend’s Sherwood Collegiate Cup 2006 at Sherwood Country Club in Thousand Oaks. The four-day event got underway last Friday with a 32-man field for the singles tournament and a 16-team doubles field. All six universities represented—UCLA (No. 5), Baylor (No. 7), Pepperdine (No. […]

Singer/songwriter to perform in Agoura Hills



Singer/songwriter Bob Franke will perform at 6 p.m. Sun., Jan. 22 as part of the Concerts at the Bodie House series in Agoura Hills. Tickets are $15. The address will be provided upon RSVP to (818) 621-8309. Famed ‘60s folksinger Tom Paxton said of Franke, “I always think of Bob as if Emerson and Thoreau had picked up acoustic guitars […]

Steve Young



Chuck Leko and Michael Schaller, owners of Century 21 Adobe Realty, congratulate these agents for outstanding production in December: Steve Young for top listings, Allan Argano for top sales and Tom Swift for top gross closed commission. “All of our associates are working very hard to provide the best service to our clients and the community,” said Leko. “We are […]

Westlake Lowe’s vote scheduled



The Westlake Village City Council was expected to vote last night on whether to approve a zoning change that would allow the construction of a Lowe’s home improvement store. The city’s action wasn’t known at press time, but for an up-to-theminute report on the Lowe’s situation and whether or not the big box store was approved, visit www.theacorn.com.

Liberty Film Festival founders to speak at Republican club



The public is invited to attend the Malibu Republican Women’s group meeting at 11 a.m. Thurs., Jan. 26 at Villa Graziadio on the Pepperdine University school campus, 24255 Pacific Coast Hwy. in Malibu. The guest speakers are Govindini Murty and Jason Apuzzo, co-founders of the Liberty Film Festival, said to be Hollywood’s first conservative and libertarian film festival. Their topic […]

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THURS., JAN. 19 New Year’s Mixer Agoura/Oak Park/Conejo Valley Chamber will host a New Year’s Mixer at 5:30 p.m. catered by Cisco’s at the Agoura Hills/Calabasas Community Center, 27040 Malibu Hills Road, Calabasas. (818) 880-2993 Chamber Mixer Mega Mixer with Calabasas/ Chatsworth/Porter Ranch and Woodland Hills chambers at A Rental Connection, 21260 Deering Court, Canoga Park, from 5:30 to 7 […]

Wrestling with the best




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