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November 17, 1998 | KATHRYN BOLD, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Behind a cluster of buildings, beyond the cars racing along Fullerton's Harbor Boulevard, is a garden tilled, tended and enjoyed by children whose lives have been uprooted by abuse and neglect. "It's a little secret garden back there, behind a concrete jungle," said Pat Williams, known as the Garden Lady. "No one knows it's here."
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November 17, 1998 | KATHRYN BOLD, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Behind a cluster of buildings, beyond the cars racing along Fullerton's Harbor Boulevard, is a garden tilled, tended and enjoyed by children whose lives have been uprooted by abuse and neglect. "It's a little secret garden back there, behind a concrete jungle," said Pat Williams, known as the Garden Lady. "No one knows it's here."
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October 20, 1990 | MARLA CONE
In a novel, cost-free and risk-free way to assist a charity, the Orange County Board of Supervisors has agreed to lend its name to a Fullerton youth shelter so that the operators can arrange a $15-million loan at tax-exempt rates. The money will be used by Florence Crittenton Services of Orange County to almost triple the size of its home, which houses pregnant teen-agers and other youths.
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September 24, 1992 | RICK VANDERKNYFF, Rick VanderKnyff is a free-lance writer who contributes regularly to The Times Orange County Edition.
Saturday will see a couple of competing musical benefits in Orange County--one with a country flavor, one with a rock and folk theme. Hollywood Hoedown at Knott's Berry Farm is a Western-themed event whose entertainment roster includes Kyle Waites and the Confederacy, Wylie and the Wild West Show, the Apple Dumpling Child Cloggers and 1880 Gun Fighters (a stunt show team).
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October 26, 1991 | CARLA RIVERA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The story is a familiar one to child welfare workers: A young girl is removed from the care of her emotionally unstable mother, but after only a few months of family counseling is returned, under the theory--and policy--that families should be swiftly reunified. In this case, the theory proves to be too optimistic: The mother's condition worsens, the child is abused and is removed from the home again.
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September 24, 1992 | RICK VANDERKNYFF, Rick VanderKnyff is a free-lance writer who contributes regularly to The Times Orange County Edition.
Saturday will see a couple of competing musical benefits in Orange County--one with a country flavor, one with a rock and folk theme. Hollywood Hoedown at Knott's Berry Farm is a Western-themed event whose entertainment roster includes Kyle Waites and the Confederacy, Wylie and the Wild West Show, the Apple Dumpling Child Cloggers and 1880 Gun Fighters (a stunt show team).
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December 24, 1987 | ANN CONWAY
It takes nerve to toss a benefit five days before Christmas. On a Sunday. On a Sunday beginning at 10 a.m. But nobody was saying "Bah, humbug!" at the Rex Restaurant in Newport Beach when owners Rex and Susan Chandler staged their annual brunch for the American Red Cross. More than 250 guests paid $30 each to dine on matchstick potatoes and a seafood variation of eggs Benedict--smoked salmon (instead of the traditional Canadian bacon), and a dill-flecked hollandaise sauce.
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May 6, 1993 | DEBRA CANO
Prettied up in floor-length, full-skirted white gowns and their hair meticulously coiffed, seven young women were presented Saturday during the 11th annual Debutante Charity Ball staged by the Orange County Chapter of the Links Inc., an organization of professional black women.
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October 26, 1991 | CARLA RIVERA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The story is a familiar one to child welfare workers: A young girl is removed from the care of her emotionally unstable mother, but after only a few months of family counseling is returned, under the theory--and policy--that families should be swiftly reunified. In this case, the theory proves to be too optimistic: The mother's condition worsens, the child is abused and is removed from the home again.
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October 20, 1990 | MARLA CONE
In a novel, cost-free and risk-free way to assist a charity, the Orange County Board of Supervisors has agreed to lend its name to a Fullerton youth shelter so that the operators can arrange a $15-million loan at tax-exempt rates. The money will be used by Florence Crittenton Services of Orange County to almost triple the size of its home, which houses pregnant teen-agers and other youths.
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