2006-04-20

Supporters want Lowe’s on November ballot

Fate of the Westlake store would be decided by a public vote

Old wounds in Westlake Village were reopened last week following a surprise announcement that the Lowe’s big box store might be put to a vote of the people in November. Supporters of the Lowe’s Town Center introduced a ballot measure to the Westlake Village City Council calling for a citywide vote on the controversial project. The council rejected Lowe’s in […]

Woman helps ruined New Orleans rebuild



New Orleans looks much worse in reality than on TV and still needs extensive cleanup more than six months after Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast, Calabasas resident Paige Fowler said in an interview with The Acorn recently. Fowler recently spent two weeks at a FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) camp in St. Bernard’s Parish in Louisiana where she helped […]

Sign-ups open for YMCA summer programs



The Triunfo YMCA will host its summer programs sign up day from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sat., April 22 at Willow Elementary School, 29026 Laro Drive, Agoura Hills. Sign-ups will be taken for day camps at local elementary schools, resident camps and swim lessons. “We have a camp designed for every age group and activities for just about every […]

Religious school earns certification again



Unfair to deny Lowe’s



If one has been following the debate about whether or not there will be a Lowe’s on Russell Ranch Road in Westlake Village, in the vicinity of Costco, consider this. As you sit at home in North Ranch, the Ridge, Sherwood, Russell Ranch, Morrison Ranch or anywhere built on a ridge line, remember that you, too, were not wanted. Go […]

Dilbeck Realtors & Associates Charitable Foundation Will Host Annual Golf Classic



Mark Dilbeck, president of Dilbeck Realtors GMAC and funder of the Dilbeck Realtors & Associates Charitable Foundation, recently announced that the foundation will host its fourth annual Golf Classic on Mon., May 1 at the Oakmont Country Club in Glendale, a course laid out by the famous course designer Max Behr in 1922. Tree-lined fairways, strategically-placed bunkers and treacherous small […]

Plant’s popularity takes root



Meet, greet, relax



The Fabulous Forties singles group for men and women in their 40s invites you to relax and hang out with friends starting at 9:30 a.m. Sun., April 23 at East Coast Bagel on Westlake Boulevard, south of the 101 Freeway near Agoura Road. If the weather is nice the group will also be taking a walk around Westlake Lake. For […]

Scholarships available from Conejo Valley realtors



Marilyn Barilotti, executive vice president of the Conejo Valley Association of Realtors, announced the availability of several $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to high school seniors graduating from any of the nine Conejo Valley high schools. Each school will receive at least one scholarship. Each year the association supports local students and encourages continuing education by financially contributing to their […]

Holocaust’s heroes star in April 25 film



The Conejo Jewish Academy will host an evening of remembrance and inspiration in honor of Yom Hashoah (Holocaust Memorial Day) at 7:30 p.m. Tues., April 25. The program will include a showing of a film by Academy Award winner Aviva Slesin, “Secret Lives: Hidden Children and Their Rescuers During World War II.” The film has won wide critical acclaim for […]


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