September 19, 1985
The Cal State Fullerton men's water polo team won its first match of the season Wednesday by beating Pomona-Pitzer, 14-11, at Fullerton. The Titans (1-2-1) trailed, 3-0, in the first quarter, but rallied to tie the match, 5-5, with two seconds left in the second quarter. Fullerton then took the lead, 7-6, with 5:13 to go in the third quarter, and led the rest of the way. J.B.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 8, 1992
What do abortion, incest, rape, wife beating, child molesting, and child abuse have in common? Human beings abusing the physical power given to them by nature. Abortion is now acceptable irresponsibility and politically correct violence. Abortion is not the only form of violence toward other humans in America, but it is the one violent act that is condoned and legalized in America. JOHN A. WEISS Newbury Park
March 7, 1988 |
A basso from Irvine took first-place honors in the Third Annual Mario del Monaco Vocal Competition Saturday at St. Boniface Church in Anaheim. John Weiss, 36, won the $500 top prize for singing "Che mai vegg'io" from Verdi's "Ernani" and "La calunnia" from Rossini's "Il Barbieri di Siviglia." The second-place prize of $300 went to mezzo-soprano Suzanna Guzman from Pasadena. Guzman, who did not give her age, sang arias from Menotti's "The Medium" and Bizet's "Carmen."
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March 2, 1996 |
A Ventura High School English teacher's lawsuit against two former students who had stolen and duplicated a rubber stamp she used to validate homework assignments has been settled. Sue McEwen's suit attracted support from educators throughout the country, and a fund set up to pay for her legal expenses received more than $1,500 in donations. "She is satisfied with the settlement," said Lawrence Trygstad, a Los Angeles attorney who represented McEwen.
February 23, 1988
Six players from the replacement team that earned the Chargers three straight victories during the NFL strike last season were among 10 free agents signed by the team Monday for the 1988 season. The six players--Mike Kelley, Joe Goebel, Pat Miller, Duane Pettitt, Stacey Price and Ken Zachary--joined the team for the three replacement games, but were released after the strike ended.
July 29, 2000 |
Fleetwood Enterprises Inc. announced the departure of two executives from its recreational vehicle business, which it said isn't performing as expected. Richard E. Parks, senior vice president of the recreational vehicle group, and John R. Weiss, vice president of the motor homes division, stepped down effective immediately, the Riverside-based company said. "We appreciate the many contributions made by Mr. Parks and Mr.