March 1, 1991
The EMPIRE STATE BUILDING in New York City will be bathed in yellow lights to honor the troops coming home from Operation Desert Storm. The 102-story building had been lit up in red, white and blue for the duration of the Gulf War. But now that it's over, the colors will be changed to yellow to honor to returning troops.
November 13, 2001
Glenborough Realty Trust of San Mateo bought LNR Newport Plaza, a 106,902-square-foot office building at 895 Dove St. in Newport Beach, from Lennar Partners for $26.5 million. The seller was represented by Gregg Herbert, Jeff Hanson, Mike Dorsey and Dave Kinney of Grubb & Ellis, along with Bill Smith of Lennar Partners. Steve Mooradian and Joe McKay of Lee & Associates represented the buyer.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 21, 2007 |
Leona Helmsley, the imperious Manhattan hotel magnate who was derided as "the Queen of Mean" in the late 1980s when she was on trial for income tax evasion and was deemed the woman New Yorkers most loved to hate, died Monday at her summer home in Greenwich, Conn. She was 87. Helmsley, whose $2.5-billion personal fortune last year had her tied as No. 117 on the Forbes list of 400 richest Americans, died of heart failure, said her publicist, Howard Rubenstein.