May 28, 2006 |
ARCHITECT John Fisher has always loved actors. In fact, he married one and moved his family to Los Angeles in 1975 so his wife, the late Bonnie Johns, could pursue her craft. "When we got here," Fisher recalls, "the theater scene was mostly just the Mark Taper and all these non-Equity houses that were ad hoc transformations of some other kind of space. Besides that, there weren't many other theaters, though we sure tried to find them."
March 2, 2003 |
Finally released after spending half of his life in prison, and still he had to wait. So Christopher Boyce hung around the prison parking lot, rubbernecking, taking in the fresh air around Sheridan, Ore., unsure what to make of freedom. A half hour went by before the big Suburban at last came lumbering up the driveway, carrying his father, a former FBI agent, and his mother, once a Catholic nun.
November 10, 1997 |
Vicki Berman began to notice her aging skin soon after her daughter, now 2, was born. When she decided her face needed laser skin resurfacing--better known as a laser peel--she didn't expect miracles. She just wanted to look fresher, more rested. "No problem," she remembers hearing from the doctor she had selected carefully and trusted. Within two weeks, he told her, expect to look better and be back to normal. But at the two-week mark, healing wasn't progressing. Scars appeared.
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June 5, 1986
University of San Diego Vice President William Pickett has been named president of St. John Fisher College in Rochester, N.Y. He will take up his new post in August. Pickett will be the first head of the Catholic college who is not a priest of the order of the Congregation of St. Basil, which founded the school in 1948. St. John Fisher College has 3,000 students. Pickett received his bachelor's degree from Rockhurst College in Kansas City, Mo., in 1962 and his Ph.D.
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June 11, 2006 |
Police arrested a man on suspicion of murder late Friday after finding a stabbing victim in a car on Walnut Street. The victim died at the scene. David Elkins, 19, of La Habra was being held in Orange County Jail. Police identified the victim as John Fisher, 27, of La Habra.