Let us hear your ‘Tails’

The Acorn invites you to send your favorite pet story for publication on the Critter Corner page. Not to exceed 300 words, your story can be about an interesting occurrence, or an inspirational moment involving your pet. Maybe there was a close call with danger, and perhaps your pet became a hero. Or maybe you just want to tell us […]

Cowboy music fest highlights the West

The Western Music Association California Chapter will host a concert of cowboy music at 2 p.m. Sun, Oct. 21 at Rancho Cordillera del Norte, 9015 Wilbur Ave., Northridge. Performers include cowboy Michael Tcherkassky; Dave Stamey, nationally acclaimed cowboy entertainer; and Trails and Rails, a western group from San Diego and winner of the WMA Harmony Award at the 2005 WMA […]

Carol Kirschbaum stands out

After listening closely to the four candidates at the Oct. 11 Westlake Village City Council forum, I believe that one of them really stands out among the others: Carol Kirschbaum. Carol demonstrated her depth of knowledge about current and past issues which are critical to the citizens of Westlake Village. She stressed her commitment and goals to keep Westlake a […]

Rebecca Baumgartner

Rebecca Baumgartner was congratulated for her sales production in the month of September by Re/ Max Olson & Associates. She had sales totaling more than $6.8 million. Baumgartner is known as “The Real Estate Goddess” and has 20 years of real estate and mortgage experience. She serves the Simi/ Moorpark/Ventura, San Fernando, Conejo Valley and Santa Clarita Valley areas. Baumgartner […]

Reach Out to Calabasas

The Calabasas City Council generally meets the first and third Wednesday of every month at 7.30 p.m. at city hall. Meetings are telecast live on CTV cable Channel 3. Broadcasts are repeated the following Thursday at noon and on Saturday at 10 a.m.

A beautiful day on the lake

High School Highlights

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: newstip@theacorn.com. Agoura Chargers Fri., Oct. 19: Cabaret Night rehearsal/G building/3:15 p.m. Sat., Oct. 20: PSAT Cabaret Night/G building/7 p.m. Mon., Oct. 22: Red Ribbon Week (through Oct. 26) Tues., Oct. 23: […]

Kitty rescued after two days in a tree

CATCALL- Howard Ferguson, a Westlake firefireghter, cuddles a kitty rescued from a 50-foot cyprus tree in Westlake Village earlier this week. The cat, now named Howard after his knight in shining armor, lives with Jill Coop, right. The cat spent two days in the tree, crying for help. When numerous neighbors contacted the fire department, firefighters were given special permission […]

Cellist makes solo debut

The New West Symphony’s second 200708 Masterpiece Series concert will be at 8 p.m. Sat.Oct. 20 at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd. in Thousand Oaks. The program will feature the symphony’s principal cellist Mark Tanner in his solo debut with the orchestra. Tanner will play Concerto No1 in Eflat Major for Cello and Orchestra, […]

Kirschbaum makes fiscal sense

The Westlake Village candidate who makes the most concrete points and actually backs them up with facts is Carol Kirschbaum. She’s very detail-conscious. I like that. This gal’s done her homework! I like the fact that she has investigated our voters’ issues and shared valuable information. I like knowing the facts on all the developments here in Westlake. She demonstrated […]