CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 23, 2001 |
One day after June Fairchild's riches-to-rags life was chronicled in The Times, the woman who went from being a '70s starlet to living on the streets was sentenced to three months in jail Thursday for a 2-year-old probation violation. The account of Fairchild's life, in which she claimed to have overcome alcoholism, generated numerous offers of support from sympathetic readers.
August 9, 2007
L.A. in '67: They really were there Re "L.A. Felt the Love of '67 [Aug. 2]: I am the dancer on the left in the photo of the Trip. At the time, June Fairchild, the other dancer, and I were working at the Trip as the opening act for the Rolling Stones. We were part of a group of dancers featured weekly on a television show called "Hollywood A Go Go." At this time in Hollywood, one could dance live to the Doors at the Whiskey, the Stones at the Trip or the Byrds at Ciro's, all in one evening.
November 27, 1990 |
Ben W. Prescott is a soft-spoken Alabama native who heads Fairchild Corp.'s fastener group, whose 3,000 employees make the key nuts and bolts that hold airplanes together. But his biggest challenge today may be holding together his employees' morale at Fairchild's Voi-Shan plant in Chatsworth. His workers have been skittish for the past two years while a scandal has rocked the company, one of the nation's largest suppliers of specialty fasteners. In May, Voi-Shan's former parent, VSI Corp.
September 15, 1999 |
Orange County hospital officials are reevaluating security needs in light of Tuesday's fatal rampage in Anaheim, but they remain reluctant to use metal detectors and armed guards as found in some major cities. Hospitals must strike a balance, they said, between safety and access for their employees and thousands of patients and visitors. "This is not airport security," said Bob Fraschetti, chief executive officer of St. Jude Medical Center in Fullerton.