2007-12-27

Homes aglow throughout the community



Cancer foundation to mark 30th anniversary



The Jonsson Cancer Center Foundation/UCLA Conejo Valley Guild will host a membership brunch to celebrate its 30th anniversary at 11 a.m. Tues., Jan. 8 at the Los Robles Golf Club, 299 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. The speaker will be a cancer survivor. The event will also honor the guild’s founding members and past presidents. Cost is $36 per person, […]

Hot hangers



Lana Osterholt, president and founder of Hot Hang-Ups in Westlake Village, designs fashionable purse hangers that are small enough to fit inside a purse and strong enough to endure a good hang. The hangers can hold everything from a small clutch to a large handbag, keeping valuables safe and off the floor. Hot Hang-Ups come in more than 150 designs, […]

Art contest for Ventura County residents



The Buenaventura Art Association will sponsor the 22nd annual juried open art competition, which is open to all professional and amateur artists who reside in Ventura County. The competition will award cash prizes totaling $1,600 for Best of Show, first place, second place and third place. Only one Best of Show prize will be awarded. Two awards will be given […]

The Grounds Of This Home Features More Than Thirty Palm Trees



The grounds of this Deer Ridge home contain more than 30 palm trees. The 4-bedroom, 3bath floor plan includes a bonus room. The home has hardwood floors and new carpet and tile, and has been recently painted. There is a paved vehicle/RV area to the side of the garage. One bedroom and one bathroom are downstairs. For more information on […]

Early deadlines



The Acorn newspapers have early deadlines for the next edition because of New Year’s Day. Real estate ads must be reserved by 11 a.m. today, Dec. 27, for the Jan. 3 edition. All press releases and letters to the editor are also due today at 11. Space for display advertisers must be reserved by 11 a.m. Fri., Dec. 28 for […]

Volunteer Opportunities



Residents are invited to participate in any of the following volunteer opportunities in the area. For more information or to sign up, call the phone number listed for the event. •The Alzheimer’s Association, California Central Coast Chapter is offering a free support group facilitator training Tues., Jan. 15 from noon to 4 p.m. at The Palms, 111 N. Wells Rd., […]

Girl Scouts donate to food bank



5K run slated for New Year’s Day



Naval Base Ventura County, Point Mugu will hold its second annual “Year 2 Year 5k Run” starting at 11:50 p.m. Mon., Dec. 31 and finishing Tues., Jan. 1 at the Point Mugu gym. The course will be lit by bonfires and moonlight. All runners will receive glow sticks and an event shirt. Refreshments will be served at the end of […]

Lori Mills



Prudential California Real Estate agent Lori Mills of the Camarillo office has been nominated and selected as agent of the month for the central coast. She will be featured in the December issue of Broker/Agent magazine. Mills is a top producer for Prudential California Realty Camarillo and has made it her life’s mission to be an advocate for her clients- […]