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February 9, 2005 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Rancho Santiago Community College District trustees have appointed Erlinda Martinez president of Santa Ana College. She replaces Rita Cepeda, who was moved to a vice chancellor position last summer, a move faculty considered a demotion. Martinez begins her job March 14. She had been vice president for student services/assistant superintendent at Cerritos College in Norwalk since 1995. Martinez has a doctorate in education from USC.
March 25, 1987 | From a Times Staff Writer
Federal authorities here have arrested a Colombian citizen who, according to court papers, is a suspected hit-man who is responsible for about 50 drug-related slayings. Kevin McInerney, assistant U.S. attorney handling the case, said authorities are trying to check the authenticity of the hit-man allegation, which appears in a document attached to a complaint against a Martinez Micolta filed by John Hughes, a special agent of the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service in San Diego.
November 14, 2006 | From the Associated Press
Sen. Mel Martinez (R-Fla.), a prominent Latino who previously served in President Bush's Cabinet, will assume the high-profile post of Republican National Committee general chairman, GOP officials said Monday. Martinez, 60, will remain in the Senate when he takes the reins of the RNC in January, said the officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity to avoid pre-empting a formal announcement.
August 17, 2000
A construction worker was electrocuted late Tuesday while working at a business, officials said. The worker, Edward Delatorre, 24, of Bell was lying on scaffolding in full cardiac arrest when paramedics reached him, according to Anaheim Fire Department spokesman Kent Mastain. He was taken to Anaheim Memorial Medical Center and was pronounced dead shortly after 11 p.m. Anaheim police Sgt.
"One Night Stand" finds an attractive advertising executive (Ally Sheedy), fresh from a divorce from a man she never loved and from the death of her mother, whom she did, going home from a disco with a stranger (A Martinez). Considering how handsome and sexy and confident he is on the dance floor and how vulnerable she is, it is completely understandable that she throw caution to the wind.
November 29, 2008 | Associated Press
A 27-year-old man walking home from a Coldplay concert plunged 30 feet to his death after he tried to leap across a gap in a bridge spanning a riverbed, authorities said. Witnesses saw Guillermo Gomez of Alhambra try to jump across a 10-foot gap that separates the westbound and eastbound lanes of Katella Avenue and fall onto a bike path below, said Anaheim Police Sgt. Rick Martinez. Gomez, who had attended the concert Tuesday night with a relative, died less than an hour later at a hospital, Martinez said.
July 31, 1985 | LORENA OROPEZA, Times Staff Writer
Rodolfo Sahagun, who nine days ago was announced as the winner of $1 million at Hollywood Park, filled in three entry forms in the horse-picking contest, and because of this a court must decide if he must forfeit his prize, a representative for the track's insurance company said. "The rules state no more than one entry per person per contest day. As of today, I know that Mr.
September 1, 1990 | STEVEN HERBERT
While assorted Administration officials and think-tank experts analyze the Persian Gulf Crisis on public affairs programs for the fifth consecutive weekend, an even longer television tradition returns Sunday. Jerry Lewis will host his 25th annual Muscular Dystrophy Telethon, beginning at 6 p.m. Sunday on KTLA Channel 5. Ed McMahon and Leeza Gibbons will co-host the 23-hour event, and KTLA anchorwoman Jann Carl and "Santa Barbara" star A Martinez will host the telethon's local segments.
July 31, 1988
Friends and neighbors today will hold a memorial fund-raiser for the family of Frank Martinez, the Westminster teen-ager slain by police July 16. The event will be from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Siegler Park, at the corner of Park and Olive streets in Westminster. A menudo breakfast will be available at 7 a.m. for $2.50 and $3.50, and a taco lunch for $3.50. A 12:30 p.m.
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