2006-07-06

Almost Completely Remodeled



The Ovdat Team of Bev, Saul and Tami presents its newest listing, a 5-bedroom, 2.5-bath house of about 2,400 square feet that has been almost completely remodeled, including a child-safe pool, spa, waterslide, large grassy area and shaded patio in the oversized back yard. Lavish upgrades include a remodeled kitchen with granite counters, cherry cabinets with glass inlays and roll-out […]

Dem club will discuss Iraq



The Democratic Club of the Conejo Valley and the Global Exchange Speaker’s Bureau will present a program with Carlos and Mlida Arredondo from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wed., July 12 at the Thousand Oaks Library, 1401 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. On Aug. 25, 2004, Carlos Arredondo was informed by U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) representatives that his son, Marine Lcpl. […]

Twenty years, one foot at a time



On March 1 this year I celebrated the 20th year of my Agoura podiatry practice. I know it’s a clich, but how quickly the time has passed. The first day in practice I saw two patients and I cannot for the life of me remember how they found me, but I wouldn’t be surprised if it was through The Acorn. […]

District 13 Little League All-Star Tournament underway



The mile-long smile on 12year-old Tyler Chaney’s face told the entire story. Down by a run with two outs and the bases loaded in the bottom of the fourth inning Monday afternoon, Chaney ripped a fastball beyond the left-center field wall to give the Conejo West All-Stars a 6-3 lead over Sunset of Oxnard. “That felt good,” Chaney said. “It […]

Kingsmen selects Shakespeare festival apprentices



A total of 13 high school students have been selected to be junior apprentices for the 10th annual Kingsmen Shakespeare Festival. Featuring performances of two Shakespeare plays, the festival is presented every Friday, Saturday and Sunday now through Sun., Aug. 6 in Kingsmen Park at California Lutheran University, 60 W. Olsen Road, Thousand Oaks. The apprentices will work backstage assisting […]

Complete Marketing Advantage



Complete Marketing Advantage, known as “CMA,” is one powerful real estate networking group. Formed in late 2000, this group consists of 28 of the Conejo Valley’s finest real estate agents from 13 different offices, all working together to serve their clients’ needs. This networking group goes above, beyond and over the top to market their clients’ listings, find their buyers […]

Local dog walker featured on on National Geographic



Who says you can’t get on TV just because of whom you know? Catherine Cobb, who owns a Calabasas dog walking/sitting/pet massage business called Fido Fitness, recently taped an interview on National Geographic’s TV show “Dog Whisperer” because one of her clients knew Cesar Millan, the show’s host. On the show, Cobb spoke of the danger rattlesnakes pose to pets. […]

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THURS., JULY 6 Woodworkers Meet Conejo Valley Woodworkers Association meets 7 p.m. at Redwood Middle School, 233 W. Gainsborough Road, Thousand Oaks. Noted master craftsman Robert Arnold will share his knowledge about making Shaker boxes and bending wood. Visitors welcome. (805) 492-2968 Camarillo Concert Camarillo Community Band performs at 7 p.m. in Constitution Park, Camarillo. John Stava, new band director […]

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Agoura Hills Vandals caused $500 in damages to a Dodge truck parked on Rainbow Crest June 20. Someone threw a rock and shattered the living room window of a home on Forest Cove Drive June 16. The loss was $1,500. Vandals shattered a glass window at a business in the 5311 block of Derry Avenue and caused $900 in damages. […]

Guitarist joins Bodie House concert lineup



MAN AND HIS MUSIC-Singer/songwriter James Lee Stanley brings his unique music to the Concerts at the Bodie House on Sat., July 15. Stanley began his recording career at age 14 and has performed with Bonnie Raitt, Chick Corea, Robin Williams, Bill Cosby, Peter Tork and others. Stanley has made 20 albums, available through his Beachwood Recordings company. For concert information, […]