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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 29, 1988 | MARY BARBER, Times Staff Writer
Four-year-olds may be able to start kindergarten in Pasadena next fall through a privately financed program tentatively approved Tuesday by the city's school board. School officials said the "early intervention" program for disadvantaged youngsters would provide an educational boost to children, who must now wait until age 5 to begin kindergarten.
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SPORTS
April 30, 2009 | Grahame L. Jones
Forget Cristiano Ronaldo, Wayne Rooney and Carlos Tevez, there were only three soccer players that mattered at Old Trafford on Wednesday night, and none of them were Portuguese, English or Argentine. The first was John O'Shea, the Irish international defender who turns 28 today. It was his thunderous goal in the 17th minute that earned Manchester United a 1-0 victory in the first leg of its European Champions League semifinal against Arsenal.
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ENTERTAINMENT
July 4, 1986 | HERMAN WONG
John Martin Shea, longtime arts activist and collector, has been named chairman of the Newport Harbor Art Museum's board of trustees and the museum's chief executive officer. Shea, who is board chairman of Beacon Bay Enterprises Inc., served as the museum's board president from 1978 to 1981 and as head of the permanent-collection committee. The board's new second-in-command is John Dwan II, who was elected board president and chief operating officer.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 29, 1988 | MARY BARBER, Times Staff Writer
Four-year-olds may be able to start kindergarten in Pasadena next fall through a privately financed program tentatively approved Tuesday by the city's school board. School officials said the "early intervention" program for disadvantaged youngsters would provide an educational boost to children, who must now wait until age 5 to begin kindergarten.
NEWS
August 2, 1997 | MELINDA FULMER, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
One of Orange County's pioneer developers of planned communities, the Mission Viejo Co., will be sold to J.F. Shea Co., an expanding Southern California building firm, it was announced Friday. The deal is expected to fetch more than $400 million, although terms were not disclosed by Philip Morris Cos. Inc., which has owned the Mission Viejo Co. since 1972. Shea will acquire about 900 acres of undeveloped land in Mission Viejo and Aliso Viejo, and 3,600 acres in Colorado.
SPORTS
April 30, 2009 | Grahame L. Jones
Forget Cristiano Ronaldo, Wayne Rooney and Carlos Tevez, there were only three soccer players that mattered at Old Trafford on Wednesday night, and none of them were Portuguese, English or Argentine. The first was John O'Shea, the Irish international defender who turns 28 today. It was his thunderous goal in the 17th minute that earned Manchester United a 1-0 victory in the first leg of its European Champions League semifinal against Arsenal.
ENTERTAINMENT
February 18, 1988 | JOHN VOLAND, Arts and entertainment reports from The Times, national and international news services and the nation's press
ABC's making a TV movie based on the "Baby M" surrogate parenting case and shooting is under way at various Los Angeles locations. "Poltergeist" veteran JoBeth Williams is playing surrogate mother Mary Beth Whitehead-Gould in the two-part movie, to air at an undetermined date this spring. The movie will also feature John Shea, Dabney Coleman and Bruce Weitz, an ABC spokeswoman said.
NEWS
February 20, 1985 | Associated Press
A judge granted a mistrial after jurors unanimously agreed that a defendant was guilty of drunk driving, but the foreman mistakenly wrote down "not guilty" on the verdict slip. Judge Ann Gibbons of Hampshire District Court set a second trial for April 11 for Richard L. Powers Jr., 31, of Westhampton. The foreman, Karen L. Borowski of Northampton, had inadvertently marked "not guilty" instead of "guilty" on the slip she handed Friday to the judge.
ENTERTAINMENT
February 13, 1988 | LEONARD KLADY
A capsule Review of this weekend's screening in the American Film Institute's BritFest during the UK/LA '88 Festival. 'COAST TO COAST' Monicas, Sunday, 4 and 9:30 p.m. John Shea and Lenny Henry partner in a mobile disco and fall in with bad company in this misfired tongue-in-cheek thriller. Director Sandy Johnson and writer Stan Hey pack their film with so many plot and character red herrings that one quickly becomes more pickled than tickled.
ENTERTAINMENT
July 4, 1986 | HERMAN WONG
John Martin Shea, longtime arts activist and collector, has been named chairman of the Newport Harbor Art Museum's board of trustees and the museum's chief executive officer. Shea, who is board chairman of Beacon Bay Enterprises Inc., served as the museum's board president from 1978 to 1981 and as head of the permanent-collection committee. The board's new second-in-command is John Dwan II, who was elected board president and chief operating officer.
REAL ESTATE
January 15, 1989
Golden Beaver awards will be given to four construction executives for leadership in the heavy construction industry on Thursday at the Century Plaza Hotel. Awardees will be: John E. Chiaverini, senior vice president of the Perini Corp., San Francisco; Thomas R. Kuesel, chairman of Parsons, Brinckerhoff, Quade & Douglas, New York City; Frank R. McCabe, senior account manager of Caterpillar Inc., Peoria, Ill. and John F. Shea, president of the J.F. Shea Co., Walnut, Calif.
BUSINESS
March 31, 1995
Samuel Goldwyn Co. continued to revamp its production area, promoting Julie Glucksman, Patrick Lynn and Sam Dickerman to new jobs at the independent film company. Glucksman was named director of development, Lynn will be manager of production and acquisitions and Dickerman will be story editor. The moves come since the recent hiring of former Twentieth Century Fox executive Steven Rabiner as vice president of production.
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