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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 4, 2000
Vernon Merritt III, 59, a photojournalist who chronicled the Vietnam War and efforts to integrate the South during the turbulent 1960s. After graduating from the Art Center in Los Angeles, Merritt returned to his native Alabama where he photographed voter registration drives and segregation protests for the Black Star photo agency. His photographs appeared in a number of publications including Newsweek, the Saturday Evening Post and Life.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 27, 1995
"It would be interesting, if not useful, to consider where one would go in Los Angeles to have an effective revolution. . . . If one took over some public square, some urban open space, who would know? A march on City Hall would be inconclusive. . . . The only hope would seem to be to take over the freeways."--Charles W. Moore, late dean of the Yale School of Architecture
REAL ESTATE
April 6, 1986
Several well-known architects, landscape architects, the sculptor who designed the 1984 Olympics gateway figures, and urban planners, as well as community representatives constitute the 12-member jury chosen to judge the entries for a multimillion-dollar redevelopment of Pershing Square in downtown Los Angeles. Deadline for the first-stage entries in the two-stage competition is May 31. Details are available from Professional Advisor, Pershing Square Design Competition, 523 West 6th St.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 6, 1990
A group of Inglewood residents began a recall effort against Councilman Garland Hardeman last week just six months after he took office. The residents charged in their complaint that Hardeman is consistently late for council meetings, does not respect council colleagues and staff, and has "attempted through threats, intimidation and coercion to profit from his position on the City Council."
ENTERTAINMENT
December 20, 1993 | LEONARD FEATHER
Penland Polygon is the apt name of a many-sided quintet led by the drummer Ralph Penland and presented Friday at the Jazz Bakery. With the exception of Robert Hurst III, the fine bass player well known as a member of "The Tonight Show" band, Penland's musicians are relatively unfamiliar, though their talent takes little time to become evident. The front line comprises Charles Moore on trumpet and Gerald Pinter on tenor sax (occasionally soprano).
ENTERTAINMENT
March 9, 1989 | ZAN STEWART
Before an overflow throng at CalArts' Roy O. Disney Hall in Valencia on Tuesday night, bassist Nedra Wheeler conducted a wide-ranging recital that proved there are many facets to her musical personality. Wheeler and her troupe investigated free-form world music improvisations, hard-edged modern swing and the blues.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 14, 1985 | Robert Hanley
After about a dozen moves in the last 15 years, UC Irvine's extension program finally has a permanent home. Housed in a pair of one-story buildings completed recently on the sprawling Irvine campus, the university extension now has about 13,000 square feet of elbow room for classes and offices. Jay Schlicting, manager of promotions and information systems at UCI extension, said the department previously was based wherever room could be found.
NEWS
October 22, 1985
Ten more Californians were selected this morning for a chance to win up to $2 million in the California Lottery. The 10, along with 10 others selected last week, with gather at a Hollywood television studio Monday night and take turns spinning a wheel to determine whether they will win $10,000, $50,000, $100,000 or $2 million.
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