CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 19, 1992 |
A former San Fernando Valley civic leader who was married to two women simultaneously has been convicted of murdering his wife in Florida during a confrontation over his double life. David R. Miller, 42, former president of the Granada Hills Chamber of Commerce and founder of the San Fernando Valley Leadership Foundation, faces 25 years to life in prison when he is sentenced in February, said Steve Plotnik, assistant state attorney in Seminole County, Florida. A Sanford, Fla.
February 14, 2013 |
The Rohauer Library has been legendary among cinephiles for decades. The collection of more than 700 titles, acquired by the late film archivist-producer-distributor Raymond Rohauer, is a treasure trove containing the classic silent comedies of Buster Keaton, the shorts and epics of D.W. Griffith, experimental films from such directors as Man Ray, Rudolph Valentino's final film, Lon Chaney's 1925 version of "The Phantom of the Opera" and even a...
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 29, 1991 |
In his Granada Hills office, David Russell Miller surrounded himself with reminders of the things that meant the most to him. A fixture at civic and business functions across the San Fernando Valley, the former Chamber of Commerce president covered a wall in his office with the photos of the important people he knew and had met. There was the governor, local assemblymen, international figures such as Oliver North, even Desmond Tutu. But there was no photo of his wife, Dorothy.
December 18, 1998 |
Practices have been canceled for much of the week at USC as players take their final exams, but that doesn't mean basketball has fallen completely by the wayside. "We didn't have practice for a few days but still we're working hard on individual stuff," forward Sam Clancy said. "I need to be in the gym every day." The freshman from St. Edward High in Lakewood, Ohio, who moved into the starting lineup a few games ago, took his last exam of the fall semester Thursday.
August 14, 1990 |
Amateur footage of CBS anchorman Dan Rather talking to sailors in the boiler room of the carrier Independence was offered to other networks, but there were no takers. "I thought it was shabby," NBC foreign editor David Miller said of the tape's quality. Rather was among network correspondents on the aircraft carrier Monday as it steamed in the Gulf of Oman. The rules of the press pool required CBS to share the footage that a sailor took of Rather as he explored the ship and interviewed crewmen.
September 14, 1987
An American diplomat in Panama was reportedly detained by police while observing an anti-government rally in which one protester was killed and five were wounded, rally organizers and the U.S. Embassy said. Information was being sought on the detention and whereabouts of David Miller, an embassy economic adviser who was watching the demonstration, embassy spokeswoman Cynthia Farrell said.
September 23, 2000 |
7 TONIGHT CAL STATE FULLERTON You don't have to wait until November for rivalry week in Orange County high school football. This matchup of former Golden West League teams is as heated as it gets. Servite has won five of the last six meetings, but records don't mean much when these teams play. Tustin is hoping to bring quarterback David Miller back into the fray after he missed the season's first two games because of knee surgery.