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May 17, 1985 | BARRY S. SURMAN, Times Staff Writer
A 33-year-old Corona man pleaded not guilty Thursday to drunk driving and vehicular manslaughter charges stemming from an accident that caused the death of his infant son. Rosario Castro was arrested Thursday morning and charged in connection with a May 4 roll-over accident that resulted in the death of his 4-month-old son, Eddie, and injured his wife, five of his children and himself.
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July 9, 1986 | BARRY S. SURMAN, Times Staff Writer
Just 10 days after authorities from four counties claimed to have broken a major avionics theft ring, police here arrested four men who allegedly had $100,000 worth of stolen aircraft electronics. Corona police also seized $20,000 in cash, two ounces of methamphetamine and several handguns in Monday's raid in the parking lot of a Corona motel, said Lt. Bob Martin, commander of detectives for the Corona Police Department.
SPORTS
April 15, 1995
Defensive midfielder Chris Sproule of La Canada High has made a verbal commitment to San Diego State. Sproule, a four-time All-Rio Hondo League selection in soccer, scored four goals and added eight assists for the Spartans in last season. La Canada was 25-0 last season and won the Southern Section Division IV championship.
SPORTS
July 16, 2000
Event: 129th British Open golf championship. Dates: July 20-23. Defending champion: Paul Lawrie. Site: The Old Course at St. Andrews. Length: 7,115 yards. Par: 36-36--72. Format: 72 holes (18 daily) stroke play. Playoff, if necessary: Four holes, stroke play. Purse: 2.75 million British pounds (approximately $4.4 million). Winners share: 500,000 British pounds (approximately $800,000).
SPORTS
October 18, 1994 | CHRIS BAKER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Clipper center Elmore Spencer stormed out of practice Monday night at UC Irvine, changed into his street clothes in a bathroom and walked three miles to the team hotel. Teammate Charles Outlaw and assistant coach Jim Brewer tried unsuccessfully to talk him out of leaving. Spencer, who declined comment, didn't attend a mandatory team meeting and breakfast Monday morning or a team luncheon before practice. Clipper Coach Bill Fitch was baffled by Spencer's unexpected departure.
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October 19, 1998 | MICHAEL GOTTLIEB
More than 200 Special Olympians from San Diego to San Luis Obispo will compete in the fourth annual "5-a-Side" Soccer Tournament at Cal Lutheran University on Saturday. The opening ceremony will be at 8:30 a.m., and competition starts at 9. After the competition, athletes will receive awards, prizes and goody bags at a 4:30 p.m. ceremony.
SPORTS
October 19, 1994 | CHRIS BAKER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Hurry back Stanley Roberts, Coach Bill Fitch and the Clippers need you. The Clippers could have used Roberts, who has practiced only once after reporting to training camp overweight and out of shape, in Tuesday night's 120-104 exhibition loss to the Lakers before 18,052 at the Pond. It was the largest crowd in the 25-year history of the franchise that played in Buffalo and San Diego before moving to Los Angeles in 1984.
NEWS
April 14, 1994 | From Associated Press
A man stormed into a fiber optics plant Wednesday and opened fire with a handgun, killing two former co-workers and wounding two others. The gunman later killed himself, authorities said. "We looked out over the plant floor--we saw people just running at random. And it was just a pop, pop, pop. We never did see the guy," Sid Gregory, an employee at Sumitomo Electric Fiber Optics Corp., told WRAL-TV.
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July 20, 1989 | STEVE PADILLA, Times Staff Writer
Responding to warnings that they should tread lightly on the legendary and star-lined Hollywood Walk of Fame, backers of the Newhall Western Walk of Fame have agreed to change the name of their sidewalk tribute. From now on, the walkway along San Fernando Road will be known as the Newhall Walk of Western Stars, said Bob Martin, who heads the committee that maintains the landmark for the Downtown Newhall Merchants Assn.
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May 12, 1996 | MARY F. POLS
A few brightly colored ribbons can go a long way. Winning a red one--signifying a second place--in the Special Olympics track and field championships Saturday in Ventura made Peter Breisig throw his arms above his head in a two-fisted victory salute. Having two blue ones pinned to her T-shirt made Gerri MacIntosh break into a bashful smile. And the multicolored array across his chest representing first-, second- and third-place finishes had John Patchett bursting with pride. "I won!"
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