CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 16, 2010 |
David D. Miller, founder of the Miller's Outpost retail chain that became a shopping mall staple in California and eventually became known as Anchor Blue, has died. He was 86. Miller died Oct. 8 from congestive heart failure at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles after a six-year battle with Parkinson's disease, according to a statement by his family. In 1947, with his brother Lou, he opened Miller's Surplus, an Army and Navy surplus goods store that became a small chain of stores in Southern California.
June 17, 2010 |
From Johannesburg, South Africa — The geometry of the World Cup can be complicated this early in the tournament, especially when the straight line between the ball and the net is not necessarily the path that this particularly stubborn sphere will follow. It was David Miller who started these mathematical thoughts spinning Thursday. Miller, one of the most literary and respected of international sportswriters, was at Soccer City in Johannesburg to see Argentina multiply the problems facing South Korea, which the Albicelestes did comfortably by winning, 4-1. This is the 14th World Cup for the 75-year-old English author, his debut having come in Sweden in 1958 when, he recalled, things were very much different and his match tickets were posted to his home two weeks before the beginning of the tournament that launched Pele to global fame.
April 14, 2009
Underwater photographer: An article in Monday's Section A about Daniel Wheeler's pictures snapped from backyard pools referred to Duncan Miller Gallery owner Daniel Miller as David Miller.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 25, 2003 |
David Miller buried the father he never got to know on Friday. Under an afternoon sun obscured by coastal fog and smoke from inland wildfires, a five-member rifle squad fired off a 15-shot salute at Wood- lawn Cemetery in Santa Monica. They were honoring an Army Air Forces pilot who had survived nearly two years of service in the Pacific during World War II, only to die on a routine flight just weeks after the Allies declared victory over Japan. It has been 58 years since 1st Lt.
October 7, 2000 |
Tustin Coach Myron Miller thinks Matt McCoy is the best-kept secret in Orange County this season. But he won't be once game tapes of Tustin's victory Friday start circulating. McCoy had a school-record seven sacks, batted down a pass and recovered a blocked punt in the end zone in the Tillers' 35-14 victory over seventh-ranked Santa Margarita in front of about 3,500 at Tustin High.
September 1, 2000
1999 RECORD: 8-4 overall, 4-0 in league COACH: Myron Miller (43-18-1 in 5 seasons at school) RETURNING STARTERS: 9 on offense, 7 on defense TOP RETURNERS Matt McCoy, LB/RB, 6-1, 200, Sr.; Chris Chester, TE/LB, 6-4, 235, Sr.; Ben Baker, OL, 6-7, 290, Sr.; Steve Diaz, OL/DE, 6-0, 215, Sr.; Clark Pilcher, OL/DL, 6-0, 230, Sr.; Tony Diep, OL/DL, 6-0, 230; Sr.; Ricky Miller, OL/RB, 6-3, 235, Jr.; David Miller, QB, 5-9, 180, Sr.; Carlos Ramirez, DB/RB, 5-9, 175, Sr.