Agoura Hills marijuana dispensary closed

Some believe copier business was a front

The Conejo Wellness Center, a medical marijuana dispensary in Agoura Hills, has agreed to va- cate the Agoura Road office building by Oct. 23. A settlement agreement was reached between the owners of the building and Ri- chard Tavolieri, the alleged owner of the marijuana cooperative. All Brand Copiers and the Conejo Wellness Center are listed at the same address-29399 […]

Women to host Brandeis fundraiser

The Conejo Valley chapter of Brandeis University National Women’s Committee will host a luncheon to raise funds for the university at 11 a.m. Wed., Oct. 11 at the Westlake Village Inn, 31943 Agoura Road. The guest speaker will be E. Randol Schoenberg, the attor- ney who sought to return five Gustav Klimt paintings stolen by the Nazis to his client, […]

Local blood drives

+Sun., Oct. 1, 8 to 12:30: Emmanuel Pres. Church, 588 Camino Manzanas, Thousand Oaks. Call (800) 715-3699 to make an appointment. +Thurs., Oct. 12, 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Neftin Westlake Volvo, 3550 Auto Mall Drive, Thousand Oaks. To make an appoint- ment, call Cynthia or Laura at (805) 497-9404 or (818) 889-3635.

Agoura runners blaze a trail at Griffith Park

Held in the challenging hills surrounding the Greek Theater in Griffith Park, the Bell-Jeff Invi- tational provided the Agoura High boys’ and girls’ cross-country teams with the opportunity to show their strength. Chris Baird ran to an impres- sive fourth-place finish with a time of 15 minutes, 20 seconds in the boys’ varsity race, which fielded 146 contestants. His sister, […]

United Methodists to honor lay staff worker

Church will celebrate Worldwide Communion Sunday

Nancy Moravec, director of Christian life at the United Meth- odist Church of Westlake Village, will be recognized for her 25-year commitment to ministry at the church during the 9 and 10:30 a.m. services Sun., Oct. 1. The Covenant Ring- ers and Footprints will provide music at both services. The day also marks Worldwide Communion Sunday. The Rev. Gary Alan […]

Play readings at Stage Door

The Stage Door Theatre will offer free play readings at 7 p.m. on each Sunday in October at the theater, 28311 Agoura Road, Agoura Hills. Reservations are suggested due to limited seating and can be made by calling the phone numberprovided below. The scripts are “Dear Liar” by Jerome Kilty on Oct. 1; “A Couple of White Chicks Sitting Around […]

In A Quiet Corner

This beautiful 2 bed- room, 2 bathroom condo- minium is located in a quiet corner of Thousand Oaks and has shady trees out in front of the property. Settle into your freshly painted and well-maintained end unit featuring an open, bright interior, large private covered deck for year-round barbequing, private storage area, newer appliances, and a great pool area for […]

2006 Acorn on Vacation Winner!

2006 Acorn on Vacation Winner! VIEW FROM THE TOP-Mike Steffen of Calabasas celebrates from the summit of 19,335-foot Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania. Mike, a 15-year-old Calabasas High School student, is joined by climbing partner Carl Ovsapyan, left. Kudos to Mike for packing his Acorn newspaper all the way to the top of the snow-tipped volcano. We know every ounce counts […]

Noted authors guests at local writers club

The West Valley Branch of the California Writers Club will host writers and publishers Jerry and Deborah Newark at the group’s meeting on Sat., Oct. 7 in the Katzenburg Building at the Movie Television Fund Resi- dence off Mulholland Drive in Woodland Hills. Club members will meet from 1 to 3 p.m. and the Newarks will speak from 1:15 to […]

Hyperbaric oxygen for anti-aging

The popularity of hyperbaric oxygen as an anti-aging mecha- nism appears to be growing. Once seen only in the confines of large hospitals and research-based medical centers, hyperbaric oxy- gen chambers are now found in medical offices, spas and even some beauty salons. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy re- fers to intermittent treatment of the entire body with 100-percent oxygen at greater […]