2009-10-29

Halloween bash planned at Bogie’s



Bogie’s nightclub will host a Halloween bash for guests 21 and over starting at 8 p.m. Sat., Oct. 31 through 1:30 a.m. Sun. Nov. 1. The cover charge is $10.  Bogie’s is a free-standing nightclub on the grounds of Westlake Village Inn, 31943 Agoura Road. The event will have costume contests with prizes, ghoulish drink specials and free giveaways. Bottle service and […]

Annual Holiday Homes Tour to benefit Wellness Community’s cancer programs



The Wellness Community Valley/Ventura has launched ticket sales for the 18th annual Holiday Homes Tour, a self-guided tour of four Conejo Valley homes, scheduled from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sat., Dec. 5 and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sun., Dec. 6. The event is the organization’s largest fundraiser, with proceeds funding free programs of support and education for […]

Doo-wop at Valley College



The Los Angeles Valley College Emergency Services Department in conjunction with the LAVC Foundation will sponsor the Fall Fling 2009 concert, “DooWop Rock ‘n’ Roll” at 7:30 p.m. Sat., Nov. 7 in the college Monarch Hall Auditorium, 5800 Fulton Ave., Valley Glen. The a cappella vocal group The Mighty Echoes will perform. They will sing doo-wop oldies of the 1950s […]

Jazzy Sunday afternoons to feature music from ’20s to ’50s



A new music program has been launched for seniors at the Agoura/Calabasas Community Center. The Jazzy Sunday Afternoon Concert series debuted Oct. 1 and continues this Sun., Nov. 1, with more music from Bob’s Big Band, featuring Bob Door, a Calabasas resident. The band will play music from the 1920s through the 1950s, said Annemarie Flaherty, executive director of the […]

FOR THE RECORD



•A headline in last week’s paper said, “Woman robbed in Oak Park shopping center.” The incident took place at the North Ranch shopping center in adjacent Thousand Oaks. •Although members of the Oak Park Municipal Advisory Council (MAC) and the Ventura County Board of Supervisors said the board meeting on Oct. 13 at Oak Park High School was the first […]

Guest opinion

Water rates reflect higher wholesale costs

The Acorn acknowledged the reduction of imported water supplies and raised questions about water rates and policies. The public deserves a response. It’s no secret that Southern California is in the third year of very dry conditions that have increased demands for imported water. Federal court rulings have imposed new water supply constraints to protect the environment and comply with […]

Political Cartoon



New Marmonte League does little to improve the plight of Calabasas



Much has been said about last week’s stunning CIF-Southern Section vote that placed powerhouse programs Oaks Christian and St. Bonaventure in the Marmonte League for football only, creating a 10-team league that is already being touted as one of the state’s toughest. The thought of the Calabasas football team on the same field with Oaks and St. Bonnie sends shudders […]

Study group to discuss the Torah



Members and non-members of Congregation Or Ami will gather twice a month to delve into Torah portions as they question, discuss and debate important themes in the sacred Jewish text from 9 to 10 a.m. beginning Sat., Oct. 31 at the synagogue, 26115 Mureau Road, Ste. B, Calabasas. Or Ami’s rabbinic intern Julia Weisz will lead the study group. Weisz is […]

Rabbi gives lecture series

Talks to explore the joys of Judaism

Rabbi Moshe Bryski will present the Academy Lecture Series at the Conejo Jewish Academy, 30345 Canwood St., Agoura Hills. The talks are open to the community. Bryski has been the executive director of Chabad of the Conejo for 26 years. He is also the founder and director of the Conejo Jewish Academy in Agoura Hills. In November 2008 Bryski was […]