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July 6, 1985
Awarrant was issued Friday for the arrest of a Calabasas man suspected of gunning down a classmate on a busy street, the Los Angeles County district attorney's office said. Robert Rosenkrantz, 18, was charged Friday with first-degree murder in the June 28 shooting death of Steven Redman, a 17-year-old Calabasas High School student, a deputy district attorney in the Van Nuys office said.
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November 6, 2013 | Los Angeles Times Staff
Four days after Calabasas High School teacher Brian Ludmer was wounded in the Los Angeles International Airport shooting rampage, students walked out of classes to protest gun violence. He was shot in the leg during Friday's shooting but is in good condition at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, officials said. “We know he's going through a lot and needs a lot of donations because his medical bills are really rising quickly,” Calabasas High student Sam Kaufman told KTLA-TV . PHOTOS: Calabasas students protest gun violence Describing his reaction to news of the shooting, Kaufman said: “It was really scary because how much more close to home could it get?
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 1, 2000
Does employment during the teenage years interfere with childhood and the fun teens should be having, or does it teach responsibility and the importance of money? HELEN KIM spoke with employed teens and with an employer. BENJAMIN NGUYEN 17, Calabasas High School senior, works at Taco Bell Ibenefit from working because it gives me job experience, more responsibility and money.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 6, 2013 | By Ari Bloomekatz
Speaking from his hospital bed, Brian Ludmer said this week that he used a sweat shirt as a tourniquet to slow the bleeding after he was shot by a gunman at Los Angeles International Airport. "I didn't know what his intention was," Ludmer said, according to CBS Los Angeles . "I only saw me and him. ... I was in total panic. " The 29-year-old Calabasas High School teacher was on his way to Chicago on Friday for a wedding when gunfire broke out in Terminal 3, sending people scurrying for cover.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 24, 2000
Robert Guy Sutton, a former principal at Oak Park High School and Calabasas High School, died at his home in Salinas on Sept. 16 of a heart attack. He was 61. Sutton was born Sept. 23, 1938, in Victorville and grew up in South Pasadena. He graduated from Occidental College, where he majored in physical education, life science and social science. He went on to Cal State Los Angeles, graduating with a master's degree. He played baseball during his high school and college years.
SPORTS
June 12, 1986
The membership of the Calabasas High School Coyote Booster Club wishes to thank you for the coverage you have afforded Calabasas High School's sports teams in your Valley Sports section. Although you have an enormous circulation area extending far beyond the Los Angeles area, the coverage you have given our sports programs and the programs of other area high schools is outstanding. Other newspapers claim that they specialize in Valley news, but your regional coverage is superior.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 9, 1994 | JEANNETTE REGALADO, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A former Calabasas High School teacher, wanted on 30 counts of having sex with a 17-year-old student, was arrested near Seattle on Tuesday when he applied for a Washington state teaching credential. The California warrant for the arrest of Brian McNamara, 37, issued in March, was discovered in a routine fingerprint and background check, and he was taken into custody at his apartment in Issaquah, Wash., east of Seattle, said Deputy Dave Robinson of the King County Sheriff's Department.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 6, 1989
Five students from Taft High School in Woodland Hills have been arrested after a shooting incident outside Calabasas High School, Los Angeles County sheriff's officials said Tuesday. The Taft students had gone to the Calabasas campus Monday seeking revenge for the beating of a fellow student there last week, Detective John Lofthus said. At one point, an unidentified gunman fired several shots at one of two cars the students were riding in, Lofthus said. No one was injured.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 13, 1989
Los Angeles County Supervisor Mike Antonovich ordered the county's Human Relations Commission on Tuesday to investigate racial tensions at Taft High School in Woodland Hills and Calabasas High School, the site of a race-related shooting incident earlier this month. No one was hurt in the Dec. 4 shooting, but county sheriff's deputies arrested six students from the two schools.
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December 8, 1989 | GREG BRAXTON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Responding to a shooting at Calabasas High School, Las Virgenes Unified School District officials said Thursday they are instituting security measures and programs to prevent similar incidents on the campus. Supt. Albert Marley said two rolling gates would be installed at the high school's two parking lots. The campus, which is located on rugged terrain, presently has no gates or fences. "I guess it's just a sign of the times," Marley said.
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November 3, 2013 | By Samantha Schaefer and Lisa Girion
A Calabasas High School teacher wounded in a shooting rampage at Los Angeles International Airport Friday was listed in fair condition, officials said. Brian Ludmer, 29, sustained a bullet wound and will need surgery for a fractured leg as well as extensive physical therapy, officials at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center said in a statement Sunday. The suspected shooter, identified by police as 23-year-old Paul Anthony Ciancia, remained in critical condition. He was wounded by LAX police as he shot his way through Terminal 3 shortly after 9 a.m. Friday, authorities said.
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November 3, 2013 | By Lisa Girion and Samantha Schaefer
As operations at Los Angeles International Airport returned to normal Sunday, a Calabasas High School teacher wounded in a shooting rampage at the airport last week remained in fair condition. Brian Ludmer, 29, sustained a bullet wound and will need surgery for a fractured leg as well as extensive physical therapy, officials at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center said in a statement Sunday. The suspected shooter, identified by police as Paul Anthony Ciancia, 23, remained in critical condition.
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November 3, 2013 | By Lisa Girion and Samantha Schaefer
A Calabasas High School teacher shot by a gunman Friday at Los Angeles International Airport is in fair condition, but faces at least one more surgery, according to hospital officials. Brian Ludmer, 29, sustained a bullet wound and will need surgery for a fractured leg as well as extensive physical therapy, the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center said.  The suspected shooter, identified by police as 23-year-old  Paul Anthony Ciancia,  remained in critical condition.
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September 23, 2006 | Seema Mehta, Times Staff Writer
State schools chief Jack O'Connell swept through the Inland Empire on Friday, urging the governor to sign a bill that would provide nearly $3 billion for the state's worst-performing schools, and honoring a Moreno Valley elementary school recently named among the nation's best. After touring Mountain View Elementary in Riverside, O'Connell extolled the benefits of the Quality Education Investment Act, which Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger is expected to sign in the coming days.
SPORTS
December 15, 2004 | Eric Sondheimer
What are the odds a boy could enter high school at 5 feet 3 and end up playing NCAA Division I basketball? Drew Housman of Calabasas is the 1,000-to-1 longshot who's going to make it. He was so small three years ago that his jersey reached his knees when it wasn't tucked in. "I was swimming in it," he said. He would enter gymnasiums and would be greeted by snickers, smirks and laughter, with fans wondering whether Housman had missed the junior high bus.
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April 17, 2003 | Erika Hayasaki and Jia-Rui Chong, Times Staff Writers
When Internet users log onto schoolscandals.com and click on the Beverly Hills High School link, they will find a message calling one student a "retard" who "deserves to go to hell." A posting in the Frost Middle School chat room describes a student as a "homosexual with a pigeon-like face and a penguin-like body."
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June 30, 1998 | ERIC RIMBERT
The city of Calabasas will hold a Fourth of July celebration on the campus of Calabasas High School. In May, the Las Virgenes Unified School District set up restrictions to prevent damage to the high school campus. City officials agreed to limit attendance and ban alcohol and tobacco on the campus. "This year is the city's first attempt at putting something like this together," said Greg Johnson, the city's community service director.
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June 26, 1998 | ERIC RIMBERT
The newly selected principal of Calabasas High School has resigned before stepping into the job. Lynn McCormack resigned earlier this week for personal reasons, according to the district. She was to begin Aug. 1. The Las Virgenes Unified School District began a new search this week for the successor of Bob Sutton, who retired at the end of this school year. "It's quite a shock," Deborah Coleman, assistant superintendent of personnel, said. "Now we are going to have to start all over."
NEWS
March 20, 2003 | Karima A. Haynes, Times Staff Writer
For more than a year, Calabasas High School band and choir members have thought of little else but their trip to the Heritage Music Festival in New York City. Not only would they be competing against some of the nation's best high school singers and instrumentalists, but they would also see a Broadway show, tour Times Square and take in the view from atop the Empire State Building.
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