July 11, 1988 |
Mozart, the most merciless of composers in exposing the true abilities and musical depth of his interpreters, is not for the timid of heart. Courage and resource must equip every would-be Mozartean--but especially when this master's music is taken out of doors.
September 9, 1993 |
Tuesday nights at Hollywood Bowl tend to be high-energy affairs, the beginning of a new week usually infecting the Los Angeles Philharmonic and its loyal subscribers with optimism and good cheer. Not this week, when the final Tuesday concert of the 1993 summer season found both the resident orchestra and its apparently distracted audience (reportedly numbering 10,213) a little out of sorts.
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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.
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April 21, 2002 |
During the eruptions over fraud in TV quiz shows of the 1950s, many of the whistle-blowers were sore losers who fumbled the answers under the unforgiving glare of studio lights. What history may most remember about Charles E. "Stoney" Jackson Jr. was that he was a sore winner.
August 4, 1985 |
Here is a list of victims and survivors of the crash of Delta Air Lines Flight 191 as provided by the airline, hospital officials and family members. The name of one victim is not included pending notification of relatives. Killed on the ground: Mayberry, William; Vicksburg, Miss. Passengers, known dead: Ageloff, Scott; Miami. Anderson, Carrie; Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Anderson, Curtis; Fort Lauderdale. Bailie, Ronald; San Fernando Valley. Banner, Ms. T.; San Francisco.
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October 4, 1991
Former Granada Hills Chamber of Commerce President David Russell Miller has been indicted in Sanford, Fla., on first-degree murder charges in the Sept. 15 shooting death of one of his two wives. Miller was indicted by a Seminole County grand jury Wednesday in the death of Jayne Miller, 33. The woman, who married David Miller in February, was shot seven times after an argument with him outside a Sanford storage business, police said.
January 28, 2013 |
WASHINGTON - Hillary Rodham Clinton leaves her post as secretary of State next month with a split judgment on her diplomatic career: She's won rave reviews from the American public and the president, but maybe not a prominent place in the diplomatic history books. Job approval ratings for the former senator and first lady are at stratospheric levels, suggesting that her four years as chief U.S. diplomat could be an important asset if she runs for president in 2016. But scholars and diplomatic insiders say she has never dominated issues of war and peace in the manner of predecessors Dean Acheson or Henry Kissinger, or laid down an enduring diplomatic doctrine.
April 13, 1986
I am the 234th reader. Please send me Edy Williams' still as soon as possible. Thank you. I can't wait! DAVID C. MILLER Northridge
November 24, 1987
David J. Miller has been named president and chief executive for Triax Entertainment Group, a Los Angeles-based worldwide motion picture distribution company. Miller previously was senior vice president-marketing and distribution for International Film Marketing Inc.