2006-02-02

Contractor picked for Kanan interchange

Work finally gets underway thimonth

Security Paving Company in Sun Valley will begin work on the 101 Freeway/Kanan interchange project at the end of February, Agoura Hills Assistant City Manager Jim Thorsen said last week. “Did you ever think you would get to this day,” Mayor Denis Weber said. “To see this thing finally show up on the agenda is a testament to many things,” […]

Leads club to open in Westlake



Ali Lassen’s Leads Club is currently accepting applications from professional business people to join its Westlake Village chapter. This will be a Thursday lunch group. Business professionals interested in joining should call Marla Rodriguez at (800) 767-7337 for more information. Prospective members will have the opportunity to visit a chapter near them to hear business people talk about how Leads […]

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Comedy to explore fathers and sons



The Rubicon Theatre Company will host the Southern California premiere of “Ben Franklin: Unplugged,” written by and starring Josh Kornbluth of “The Josh Kornbluth Show” on PBS. The show previews Thurs. and Fri., Feb. 9 and 10, and opens at 7 p.m. Sat., Feb. 11, continuing through Sun., March 5 at Rubicon Theatre, 1006 E. Main St., Ventura. Opening night […]

Send us your love



“Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.” —Robert Frost For better or for worse, we want to hear your Valentine’s Day stories. Whether it was the night you fell in love with that special someone, or the day your date stood you up before one evening’s romantic dinner, we want to hear about it. Please keep your stories […]

Carol Manion



Carol Manion of Coldwell Banker’s Agoura/Oak Park office was recently recognized by the Conejo Valley Association of Realtors with the President Pin for her 25 years of continuous membership. Carol is a consistent top producer with over $9 million in closed sales in 2005. Carol can be reached at (818) 735-4115.

Driver runs vehicle into city hall, causes estimated $30,000 in damage



A driver ran his car into the Agoura Hills city hall building and caused nearly $30,000 in damage, officials said. “On Tues., Jan. 17, an individual lost control of his vehicle and drove it into the southwest corner of the building, breaking windows, damaging exterior window frames and the exterior wall,” City Manager Greg Ramirez stated in a written report […]

Resident named to VP post



Westlake Village resident Mark A. Hafner has been reelected as vice president of the Commercial Financial Association (CFA). Hafner graduated from UC Santa Barbara with a bachelor’s in business economics. He joined Celtic Capital Corp., a firm founded by his father, in 1985. Currently he is president/CEO of the Santa Monica-based firm. Founded in 1944, CFA is the trade group […]

Let’s hear your ‘tails’



The Acorn invites you to send your favorite pet story for publication on the Critter Corner page. Not to exceed 300 words, your story can be about an interesting occurrence, or an inspirational moment involving your pet. Maybe there was a close call with danger, and perhaps your pet became a hero. Or may be you just want to tell […]

Improv class opening soon



Actors and non-actors alike will learn how to trust their wits, conquer their fears and think fast on their feet in a fun and supportive environment when the Theatricum Botanicum offers its annual improvisation class for adults. The class is from noon to 2:30 p.m. Sundays, Feb. 12 through April 23 (no class Easter Sunday, April 16) at 1419 N. […]


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