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May 14, 1994
On May 4, the Times published a thinly veiled editorial by Jason Reid titled, "Diablos Having Devil of a Time;" unfortunately, this article, filled with half-truths and insidious innuendo, was printed as a news story about Mission Viejo High. For "one of the world's great newspapers" to make this mistake is unforgivable. By printing this gossip as fact you have demeaned the efforts of athletes, coaches, teachers and parents. The reader asks, "Is a disgruntled ex-assistant coach, who has made three unsuccessful attempts at becoming the head football coach, a reliable source?
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May 14, 1994
On May 4, the Times published a thinly veiled editorial by Jason Reid titled, "Diablos Having Devil of a Time;" unfortunately, this article, filled with half-truths and insidious innuendo, was printed as a news story about Mission Viejo High. For "one of the world's great newspapers" to make this mistake is unforgivable. By printing this gossip as fact you have demeaned the efforts of athletes, coaches, teachers and parents. The reader asks, "Is a disgruntled ex-assistant coach, who has made three unsuccessful attempts at becoming the head football coach, a reliable source?
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April 18, 1991 | GAVIN ROY, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES; Gavin Roy is a senior at Mission Viejo High School, where he is business manager of the Diablo Dispatch newspaper and media club president. and
Jerry Chris, humanities teacher at Mission Viejo High School for the last 15 years, says he finds technology to be a vicious cycle. "The equipment we now have will be replaced with improved equipment, eventually," he said. "And I don't have the time to spare to learn to use the equipment we have now. "Society needs to be current with technology." But Chris must be headed in the right direction; he was recently named Teacher of the Year by the California Assn. for the Gifted.
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April 18, 1991 | GAVIN ROY, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES; Gavin Roy is a senior at Mission Viejo High School, where he is business manager of the Diablo Dispatch newspaper and media club president. and
Jerry Chris, humanities teacher at Mission Viejo High School for the last 15 years, says he finds technology to be a vicious cycle. "The equipment we now have will be replaced with improved equipment, eventually," he said. "And I don't have the time to spare to learn to use the equipment we have now. "Society needs to be current with technology." But Chris must be headed in the right direction; he was recently named Teacher of the Year by the California Assn. for the Gifted.
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March 29, 1996 | KIMBERLY BROWER
A group of high school students played teacher Thursday, leading 125 Foothill Ranch Elementary School kindergarten students on a nature hike through Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park to study animal habitats and native foliage. For some of the youngsters, the field trip was their first experience in the wilderness and an educational one. "I learned not to touch poison ivy," said Leah Bloomanstein, 5. Said classmate Brieann Hood, 5, "I got to see plants, holes and a squirrel."
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October 24, 1993 | ROBERT HILBURN and CHUCK PHILIPS, Robert Hilburn is The Times' pop music critic. Chuck Philips writes about pop music for Calendar
Jimmy Iovine, whose credits as a record producer and engineer range from John Lennon to U2, still winces at the humiliation of being turned down by everyone he approached in 1989 to invest in the record company he wanted to start. "People took my calls and they took me to their house for dinner," says the 40-year-old son of a Brooklyn longshoreman. "But I could sense a lot of them thinking, 'He's no record company president . . . he's no David Geffen.'
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June 9, 1999
25025 Chrisanta Drive Mission Viejo 92691 (949) 837-7722 * Enrollment: 2,251 * Established: 1967 * Team name: Diablos * Newspaper: Diablo Dispatch * Principal: Marilyn McDowell * Student president: Ann Desmond * Famous alumni: Olympic swimmer Brian Goodell; 1998 Masters champion Mark O'Meara; former NBA player Bob Thorton; Columbia Space Shuttle astronaut Michael Lopez-Alegria; Olympic soccer player Julie Foudy; Olympic diver Wendy Williams * Winning moments: National High School Model United
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October 26, 1996 | KIMBERLY BROWER
President Clinton was there. So were challengers Bob Dole, Ross Perot, Harry Brown and Ralph Nader. Amid balloons, banners and bunting, a civics class at Mission Viejo High School held a mock presidential debate and rally Friday, with students portraying the candidates in the national election. Nearly 100 students took part in the rally, which included representatives from all parties, stump speeches by well-known figures such as Sen.
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January 25, 2000
In a Heartbeat: "Presidential hopeful Bill Bradley has admitted he's had an irregular heartbeat several times in the last month. Bradley has assured the media and supporters that this announcement will not interfere in any way with his goal: losing the Democratic nomination to Al Gore." (Craig Kilborn) Two Much: "NBC recently aired 'The David Cassidy Story,' a two-hour movie about the life and career of David Cassidy. Not to be confused with 'The David Caruso Story' on ABC, a two-minute movie."
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July 15, 1995
First the Kings applaud themselves for retaining their No. 1 pick in this year's draft, then turn around and trade next year's first-round choice for a player whose career has been in steady decline. The team must initiate each new generation of management into office by hitting them in the head with a puck. JAMES S. BRUST San Pedro Three new hockey definitions: 1--Dumb: Sam McMaster trading Alexi Zhitnik for Grant Fuhr. 2--Dumber: Sam McMaster trading the Kings' 1996 No. 1 draft pick for Dimitri Khristich.
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July 26, 1997
Nellie Herrera Reyes of Santa Paula, who raised nine children and had 21 grandchildren, died Friday after a lengthy illness. She was 71. Reyes was a member of the congregation at St. Sebastian Catholic Church in Santa Paula. She was born Oct. 31, 1925, in Arizona. As an adult she raised her family in Santa Paula, where all of her living children still reside.
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