for 'Integrity in Community Service'

The Agoura/Oak Park/Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce last week presented its annual Edward L. Masry “Integrity in Community Service” awards. Sponsors included: City of Calabasas, Do It Center, Agoura’s Famous Deli, Audience Planners, Bernie Wickman, Calabasas Auto Spa, Coastal Vision, Inc., Gelb Enterprises, Geldin Insurance, Heschel West Day School, J.A. Orefice Co., Dr. David Michelson, Millennium Investments, Musick, Peeler & […]

Westlake Village plans birthday celebration

Event includes breakfast and family activities

The Fourth Annual Westlake Village City Celebration will be 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sun., Oct. 29 at the Westlake Village Civic Center, 31200 Oak Crest Drive, Westlake Village. The day’s events also mark the 25th anniversary of the city. The celebration will start with a breakfast of pancakes, sausage and orange juice for $3 per person, hosted by the […]

Residents bring Carmen Steffens store to U.S.

Westlake Village entrepreneurs Leticia Willingham, Mark Willingham, Susan Curtis and Phillip Curtis announced the opening of a U.S. flagship Carmen Steffens store in the Westfield Fashion Square in Sherman Oaks, marking the first major foray of the Brazilian high fashion brand into the U.S. market. The Westlake group owns both the store and the brand name for the entire United […]

The Acorn’s High School Football Game of the Week

Westlake Warriors (7-0) vs. Agoura Chargers (5-2) Friday, 7 p.m.

Two Marmonte League rivals heading in opposite directions will lock horns Friday night when Agoura hosts Westlake in a matchup with major postseason implications. For the Chargers, losers of their last two games following a 5-0 start, success against the Warriors will depend on getting back to the basics, head coach Charlie Wegher said. “I don’t care who we’re playing,” […]

Pumpkin people

GRINNING GOURDS-Oak Park Neighborhood School students deliver their decorated pumpkins for display at Trader Joe’s market at 3835 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., Westlake Village. Trader Joe’s donated the pumpkins to the schoolchildren, who transformed them into Halloween pals.

No on Measure H6

The campaign slogan in favor of H6 says “Repair Oak Park schools without raising taxes.” First off, $71 million is an obscene amount of money and in my opinion it represents a gross excess in funding for the needs of this small district. Second and even more troubling from an ethical perspective, the California Constitution mandates that a two-thirds majority […]

New Custom In Old Agoura

New custom in old Agoura, this house has nearly 4,000 square feet of living space with 5 bedrooms and 5-1/2 baths. Professional kitchen has granite, custom cabinets, center island, breakfast bar, Viking professional stainless steel appliances, and a Butler’s pantry with wine refrigerator. Huge master bedroom with hisand-hers closets, fireplace and private access to the back covered patio with mountain […]

Spirit of Hope awards to be presented

New Directions for Youth, including Patti Jo Wolfson of Calabasas, vice chairman, will present the 2006 Spirit of Hope Awards dinner at 6 p.m. Thurs., Nov. 9 at the Beverly Hills Hotel, 9641 Sunset Blvd., Beverly Hills. The evening will include a cocktail reception, silent auction, dinner, dancing and entertainment. Sally Thompson will be honored with the Spirit of Hope […]

Friendship Circle hosts fair

The Conejo Valley Friendship Circle will host a communitywide kick-off fair from 1 to 3 p.m. Sun., Oct. 29 at 30345 Canwood Street in Agoura Hills. Families with special needs children and teenagers interested in volunteering are encouraged to attend the fair. The Friendship Circle is a local nonprofit organization that pairs teens with special needs children. As part of […]

Pobuta follows proper protocal

Protocol Agency Inc., a Westlake Village company, announced that Ron Pobuta has joined the firm as the National Director of Healthcare Services. Pobuta has more than eight years experience as an executive search consultant recruiting primarily in the healthcare sector. Pobuta’s specialty is placing senior level operational and clinical professionals in the long term care sector, such as directors of […]