2008-06-12

Use our Datebook



The Acorn invites community members to submit brief blurbs for free inclusion in our weekly Datebook calendar. Datebook is devoted to announcements of local events that are offered free of charge to the public or require a minimal fee; exceptions are made. The types of items we welcome would include club meeting notices, garage/bake sales which benefit a worthy cause, […]

Neftin sponsors safety days



As part of the grand opening celebration for a new Mazda store, Neftin Westlake Car Company will sponsor a child safety event Fri. and Sat., June 13 and 14. The dealership will provide parents with a free child safety kit including digital fingerprints and photograph. Local police and fire department personnel and vehicles will be there for children. The store […]

Redell to be enshrined into High School Hall of Fame

Oaks Christian football coach has won six CIF championships

Later this month, Oaks Christian head football coach Bill Redell will be going on an important trip to Colorado Springs, Colo. No, it’s not a recruiting trip. Thanks to a high school coaching resume more impressive than a Jimi Hendrix greatest hits album, Redell will be inducted into the National High School Athletic Coaches Association Hall of Fame on June […]

Library presents a night at the opera



As a culmination to the L.A. Opera Talk series, the Friends of the Platt Library will host an evening of live opera at 7 p.m. Tues., June 17 at the library, 23600 Victory Blvd., Woodland Hills. L.A. Opera’s Craig Colclough and Karen Vuong, along with Paul Floyd at the piano, will perform of the opera’s greatest hits and highlights from […]

Roy Belson



Roy Belson, President of RE/MAX Estates and Barbara Riddle, Sales Manager have announced the grand opening of RE/ MAX Estates, Agoura. Please join them from 5 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, June 17 for appetizers, refreshments and door prizes. Real estate professionals, as well as members of the community, are invited to meet and great RE/ MAX Estates’ top producers, […]

Local artist documents her father’s 50-year career in advertising



Suzanne Mandel Canter of Agoura Hills always knew that her father, Saul Mandel, was a talented artist, animator and graphic designer in the advertising field. Seeing the scope of his career in pictures, she’s been inspired to tell his story. In paying tribute to her dad’s life in advertising, Mandel Canter strayed from her usual work as a children’s book […]

Chamber events



The Calabasas Chamber of Commerce has announced upcoming events. •A Chamber business mixer will take place from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thurs., June 19 at Fins Creekside, 23540 Calabasas Road, Calabasas. Admission is free. •A Calabasas Chamber of Commerce Luncheon will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thurs., June 26 at Calabasas Country Club, 4515 Park Entrada, Calabasas. […]

Experience trumps scoreboard at All-Star football game



This was one occasion where losing didn’t sting so much. For the final game of their high school careers, many of the area’s most talented seniors gathered at Larrabee Stadium in Ventura on a scenic Saturday afternoon for the 35th Ventura County EastWest All-Star Football Game. Although his East team was defeated by the West, 29-10, Agoura High quarterback Doug […]

Dads are appreciated



My dad, John, is a man that everyone should have the pleasure of meeting. He’s the man that would encourage you to live life to its fullest. You might meet him playing baseball. He’s on Desert Storm, the winning team of 80year-olds that took first place in the World Championship for 2008. My dad plays outfield three days a week, […]

Located In Old Agoura



This home is located in an area of Old Agoura where the minimum lot size is 1 acre. The property is privately gated and was recently remodeled from top to bottom. There is a National Park with miles of trails across the street. For more information on this property, listed at $1,500,000, call Nona Green at (818) 426-2292 or pay […]