Calabasas High to raise funds for FSHD

Facioscapulohumeral dystrophy (FSHD) is a progressive, asymmetric degradation of muscles that strikes victims independent of age and gender. The disease is estimated to occur in 1 out of 14,000 Americans. Throughout March, Calabasas High School will sponsor “The Month For FSHers” to raise funds for FSHD research. Students will sell origami hearts in honor of patients with FSHD. The name […]

Defending Klub Calabasas

I must say I was disappointed to read the recent articles in The Acorn concerning the Calabasas Klubhouse Preschool. I am a mother of two current students at the school. I feel very fortunate that we found this amazing preschool for our children, and each year when I see parents lined up after camping out overnight to enroll their children, […]

The performance of a lifetime

A Feb. 17 birthday surprise for Susan Wolf—a singer, songwriter and entrepreneur from Westlake Village—turned into a dream come true. Wolf’s husband, Marcus Ryle, orchestrated a special concert starring Wolf and a 30-piece ensemble. “It was one of the most extraordinary and surreal moments of my life,” said Wolf, a mother of two. A week before her 50th birthday, Wolf […]

Pet of the Week

Food drive is ‘good for your body’

Curves International kicked off the 2012 Curves Food Drive on March 1 with a challenge to all Curves Clubs to meet or exceed last year’s donations. Each club, including Curves of Newbury Park, is asking members to donate bags of nonperishable food or cash throughout March to support the local community food bank. In addition, Curves of Newbury Park will […]

Wants to keep Klub in operation

Calabasas council members are going to have choose whether they support giving our kids a head start in education so that they and the USA can compete in the world economy, or support the few dog walkers that want to use—hopefully not pollute—the park during weekdays. The park is actually already open to all on weekends. My granddaughter has been […]

Tennis, anyone?

The Calabasas Tennis & Swim Center will host the 2012 USTA Men’s Pro Tennis Championships of Calabasas from Sat. to Sun., March 10 through 18 at the center, 23400 Park Sorrento. The USTA Pro Circuit event is the pathway to the U.S. Open and tour-level competition for aspiring tennis players. Qualifying for the $15,000 event will run March 10 through […]

BRAVO for the Agoura High Jazz Band

Those with cancer have day of ‘magic’

The Wellness Community Valley/ Ventura invites adults and children with cancer, cancer survivors and their families to the eighth annual “Daniel’s Day of Magic” from 2 to 4 p.m. Sun., March 11 at the Wellness Community Valley/ Ventura, 530 Hampshire Road, Westlake Village. A professional magician will perform, and light refreshments will be served. The celebration is in memory of […]

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