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July 13, 1997 | JAMES RAIA
The Road Runners Club of America, the largest running organization in the United States, has various usage guidelines for jogging strollers. According to organization literature: * "The RRCA strongly recommends against the participation of baby strollers / joggers in road races and against race organizers creating baby-stroller divisions. The reason for this recommendation is that the inclusion of strollers in races increases the potential for injury to race participants and the children.
September 18, 2010 | By Louis Sahagun, Los Angeles Times
It didn't take long to figure out why a man in a wheelchair had been snapping photographs of the aisles, counters, shelves and bathrooms inside eateries and watering holes in a fashionable eastern Long Beach enclave. On June 30, Powell's Sweet Shoppe; Open Sesame, a Lebanese restaurant; and Panama Joe's Grill & Cantina were served with lawsuits on behalf of Eric Moran alleging that they were in violation of the Americans With Disabilities Act. The violations, each of which could cost a minimum $4,000 in damages, ranged from lacking a restroom grab bar to a restaurant chair out in an aisle.
September 7, 1991
Authorities raided a storage warehouse Friday and found truckloads of stolen goods that included baby strollers, cases of champagne and boxes of cereal, totaling about $500,000. Los Angeles County Sheriff's Lt. Jim Harris said many of the goods were cargoes hijacked from shipping trucks or stolen from various distribution warehouses in Los Angeles County. Deputies served a search warrant at the warehouse at 1914 E. Edinger Ave.
January 16, 1999 | REGINA HONG
Calvary Chapel in Costa Mesa is sponsoring "Thank God for Babies Day" on Jan. 23, the day after the anniversary of the 1973 Supreme Court ruling legalizing abortion. Lisa Burroughs, the organizer for the event, said there will be games for babies and parents, and free baby clothing, strollers and baby furniture will be given out to mothers in need. She said the event, which runs from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 3800 S.
November 11, 1992 | JULIE TAMAKI
A stolen car, 40 tires and a couple of pay telephones were among the items that a crew of workers discovered Tuesday in the third annual cleanup of La Tuna Canyon in Tujunga. The upper canyon is the site of a two-week cleanup by minimum-wage Los Angeles Conservation Corps employees and volunteers from the California Environmental Project, said Scott Mathes, executive director of the project. The second phase of the cleanup, in the lower canyon, will be launched in mid-December, he said.
November 27, 1992 | From a Times Staff Writer
Joey Gomez won the 15th annual Turkey Trot in 31 minutes, 11 seconds, then about 20 minutes later, people at the 10-kilometer race heard sleigh bells: Santa Claus and his reindeer had crossed the finish line. More than 2,700 runners took part in the Dana Point Chamber of Commerce event, making it the largest Thanksgiving race on the West Coast, according to organizers. Some people reveled in the spirit of the holidays and dressed up as Kris Kringle, Rudolph and other reindeer.
May 13, 1999
Antiques are big business in Old Towne Orange, but don't expect this neighborhood of Victorian and Craftsman-style homes to turn into a commercial carnival any time soon. Here, time seems to move at a slower pace as out-of-towners pushing baby strollers through the rows of quaint antique stores mingle with dog-walking locals in a sociable parade of window-shopping, polite bargaining and people-watching. Calendar Live!
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