2006-02-23

WHS choir to perform



Westlake High School Choir will present its “Tonight’s the Night” concert from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Thurs. through Sat., March 2 to 4, in the Westlake High School theatre, 100 N. Lakeview Canyon Road, Westlake Village. There will also be a performance from 1 to 3 p.m. Sat., March 4. Their repertoire “includes an abundance of fun and flashy song […]

Heschel West accepting applications



Applications for next fall are now being accepted for sixth and seventh grades at HescheWest Middle School. The seventh grade is new for 2006 and an eighth grade will be added to the Agoura Hills school in 2007There will be a middle schooopen house from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sun., Feb. 26 aHeschel West’s campus, 27400 Canwood St., Agoura […]

Brookside to hold blood drive



Brookside Elementary School will conduct an American Red Cross Blood Drive on Tues., Feb. 28 from 2 to 8 p.m. in the school’s multi-purpose room. For further information or to schedule an appointment, contact Margo Garb, RN, at (818) 597-9144, or e-mail her at margogarb@sbcglobal.net, or etescher@hotmail.com.

Village Voices Chorale offers scholarships



The Village Voices Chorale is offering vocal scholarships to serious music students who wish to pursue a career in vocal music. Applicants need to have a strong academic record, an outstanding music background, and letters of recommendation from a music specialist. Candidates must currently be enrolled in a university or college. Applications will be mailed to schools this month, or […]

Speaker to address youth mental health



Ross Szabo, director of Youth Outreach from the National Mental Health Awareness Campaign, will present¬†schoolwide assemblies at Oak Park High School on Mon., Feb. 27, including one during school hours for students.¬† Szabo will lead an informative session for parents about mental health in teenagers at 7 p.m. in the school pavilion, 899 N. Kanan Road, Oak Park. He will […]

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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 this e-mail address: newstip@theacorn.com. Agoura Chargers Fri., Feb. 24: Spring musical/G Bldg./7 p.m. Sat., Feb. 25: Spring musical/G Bldg./7 p.m. Mon., Feb. 27: AP sales at AAC (through Friday) Thurs., March […]

Oak Park schools and taxpayers to have a bonding experience

$106 million needed for class upgrades

The Oak Park Unified School District Board of Education approved a pair of bond measures for the June ballot that would provide $106 million for campus upgrades. The money raised by the two bonds, known as Measure A and Measure B, plus $9 million of state funds, will pay for the district’s new $115 million facilities master plan. Two bonds […]

District hires elementary school counselors



Children with emotional, social and behavioral problems are on the rise and the Las Virgenes Unified School District has responded by hiring a team of elementary school counselors. Kelly Lowry, Royce Daniels and Kelly Meador share counseling duties at the eight elementary schools in the district. Meador is a full-time counselor and rotates her visits between Round Meadow and Lupin […]

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Cooking up something good Clean machine CPA expands Owner Bob Amirian has announced the opening of a full-service hand carwash at 24115 Calabasas Road in Calabasas, next to the Mercedes Benz dealership). Amirian’s father operated the small 76 gas station for over 20 years. The new business includes not only a hand car wash and detail center, but also a […]

Bark Busters comes to Calabasas



Bark Busters, the world’s argest dog training company, announced it’s expanding into he Calabasas area. Franchise owners Nikki and Ray Reyes said they selected Calabasas for their new business because it enjoys a “dog-loving culture” and has a need for a training service that can address canine behavioral issues, such as barking, aggression, separation anxiety, hyperactivity and general unruliness. “Most […]