2006-02-23

Pedestrians hit by car



Three teens were struck by a car and suffered minor injuries at the intersection of Thousand Oaks Boulevard and Lake Lindero Drive on Feb. 10 at approximately 8:30 p.m., police said. Sgt. Phil Brooks of the Lost Hills Sheriff’s Department said the driver, Joseph Mozes, an 18-yearold Agoura Hills resident, was not exceeding the speed limit and was sober at […]

Learn about Gamma Knife



Los Robles Hospital & Medical Center’s h2u program will host a presentation on the Leksell Gamma Knife from 3 to 5 p.m. Thurs., March 2 on the east campus at 150 Via Merida, Westlake Village. Admission is free and includes lunch For reservations, call (805) 370-4888. Eugene Ahn, MD, and Paul Miller, MD, will be the featured speakers. The Leksell […]

Marmonte League sends 13 wrestlers to Masters

Westlake, Calabasas and Agoura represented

Thirteen wrestlers from the Marmonte League have qualified for the CIF Masters Meet beginning Friday at Fountain Valley High School. Leading the league are Moorpark, Simi Valley and Royaleach of which had three wrestlers qualify for Masters during lasweekend’s Southern Section finalsMoorpark will send Reed Dadoune (140 pounds), Eric Bodjanac (152 pounds) and David Johnson (189 pounds). “It’s very good […]

Readers around the country fume over new law



An ordinance by the city of Calabasas to limit outdoor tobacco use in order to reduce secondhand smoke recently sparked national interest. A link to a story in The Acorn about the city’s controversial ordinance was posted on the the Drudge Report (www.drudgereport.com), a wellknown Internet site devoted to hot political topics. In January, The Acorn reported 279,778 page views […]

This Home Is On One Of The Largest Lots In The Tract



This cobblestone house in Thousand Oaks has 4-bedrooms, 3-baths with one bedroom and bath downstairs and about 2,379 square feet. The spacious kitchen opens to a family room with fireplace. One of the largest lots in the tract, it is professionally landscaped and hardscaped with waterfall and koi pond. For more information on this property listed for $914,900, call Sally […]

Canyons make attractive venue for racing, but residents upset



The canyon racers are driving some people crazy. The residents who live on Stunt Road and Piuma Road near Calabasas say the speeding motorists zoom by at all hours of the night. They say they hate noise of the loud vehicles and have safety concerns as well. The residents, including many who are part of the Las Virgenes Homeowners Federation, […]

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THURS., FEB. 23 Chamber Mixer Agoura/Oak Park/Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce hosts a networking mixer at Rustico Restaurant, 1125 Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village featuring food and door prizes. At 5:30 p.m. (818) 889-3150 Wildflower Talk Goebel Senior Adult Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks: From 10 to 11 a.m. there will be a wildflower talk and slide show […]

Viewpoint bounced by New Roads



ADAM DAVIS/Acorn Newspapers SEASON ENDER—Julian Nagendran of Viewpoint elevates for a layup against New Roads during the first round of the CIF playoffs last Friday at Viewpoint. The Patriots lost the game, 82-70, and finish their season with at 15-11 overall record. Viewpoint split the Liberty League title this season with Buckley.

The smoke gets thicker



Regarding the Calabasas ban on smoking in all public areas, I believe that the city council has gone too far. It is my opinion that a person should have the right to do whatever they want to their bodies, so long as they don’t harm others in the process. By criminalizing smoking anytime a Calabasas citizen leaves his property, the […]

Cary and Cyndi Gerken



Cary and Cyndi Gerken of the Gerken Group from Re/Max Olson and Associates Inc., Westlake office, have been commended by Broker/Owner Todd C. Olson and President Keith Myers for their sales production in 2005 totaling more than $17 million. The group also received accolades for achieving “Platinum Club” status for 2005. This honor places them in the top 5 percent […]