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October 2, 1992 | ROSE APODACA, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Twenty-three-year-old Maia of Laguna Beach designs clothes that reflect her California beach upbringing: colorful, comfortable and casual (so casual that she sees no need to bother with surnames). But this redhead is no Malibu Barbie. A graduate of the advertising and entrepreneur program at USC, Maia is as in tune with her career goals as she is in her passion for fashion. "One thing going for me is that I'm my target customer," she says. "I know what I want.
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March 7, 2004 | Rachel Abramowitz
Maia Morgenstern has the pale white skin of someone who lives in a cold climate. Her ivory eyelet shirt, heavy plaid skirt and thick black shoes seem out of kilter in the sunshine of wintertime Los Angeles, amid the effortless sleekness of the denizens of the Four Seasons Hotel, as does her air of sober thoughtfulness.
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July 1, 2002 | DENNIS McLELLAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
As a child in Poland in the 1930s, she parachuted out of an airplane three times before she was 11. And at 12 she fled the invading Nazis with her mother and two brothers through Romania and Italy to join her father, the chief of staff of the Polish air force, in France. As a young woman, she worked briefly as an undercover detective and raced motorcycles in the United States. She also developed a passion for bullfighting and had a stint as a matador in Mexico.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 1, 2002 | DENNIS McLELLAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
As a child in Poland in the 1930s, she parachuted out of an airplane three times before she was 11. And at 12 she fled the invading Nazis with her mother and two brothers through Romania and Italy to join her father, the chief of staff of the Polish air force, in France. As a young woman, she worked briefly as an undercover detective and raced motorcycles in the United States. She also developed a passion for bullfighting and had a stint as a matador in Mexico.
ENTERTAINMENT
March 7, 2004 | Rachel Abramowitz
Maia Morgenstern has the pale white skin of someone who lives in a cold climate. Her ivory eyelet shirt, heavy plaid skirt and thick black shoes seem out of kilter in the sunshine of wintertime Los Angeles, amid the effortless sleekness of the denizens of the Four Seasons Hotel, as does her air of sober thoughtfulness.
ENTERTAINMENT
April 23, 1992 | FRANKIE WRIGHT, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Most every turn in Maia Claire Garrison's choreographic career has been a surprise. Not that she's been at it for long. Only last June, having just graduated from Sarah Lawrence College, she was settling into Manhattan life and a routine of classes, never guessing that in 10 months she'd be in an emerging West Coast showcase for black choreographers and preparing to tour the globe with Urban Bush Women, one of the country's hottest performance companies.
SPORTS
January 17, 1993 | From Staff and Wire Reports
Russians Maia Usova and Aleksandr Zhulin won the ice dance title at the European Figure Skating Championships in Helsinki, Finland.
SPORTS
December 20, 1990 | From Staff and Wire Reports
The U.S. national soccer team lost, 1-0, to Portugal on an eighth-minute goal by Domingos in Maia, Portugal. . . .
NEWS
July 14, 1991 | SCOTT HARRIS and JIM HERRON ZAMORA, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
A lethal rash of violence that marred the opening of "Boyz N the Hood," a movie depicting the struggles of growing up in South-Central Los Angeles, prompted several theaters Saturday to cancel the feature and many others to increase security amid fears of a repeat of Friday night's bloodshed. Eleven people were wounded, one critically, as gunfire erupted in and around three Southern California theaters.
SPORTS
March 10, 1993 | From Staff and Wire Reports
Canadians Isabelle Brasseur and Lloyd Eisler used a snappy routine to lead the pairs event, while Russians Maia Usova and Aleksandr Zhulin dominated ice dancing at the World Figure Skating Championships in Prague, Czech Republic.
NEWS
October 2, 1992 | ROSE APODACA, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Twenty-three-year-old Maia of Laguna Beach designs clothes that reflect her California beach upbringing: colorful, comfortable and casual (so casual that she sees no need to bother with surnames). But this redhead is no Malibu Barbie. A graduate of the advertising and entrepreneur program at USC, Maia is as in tune with her career goals as she is in her passion for fashion. "One thing going for me is that I'm my target customer," she says. "I know what I want.
ENTERTAINMENT
April 23, 1992 | FRANKIE WRIGHT, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Most every turn in Maia Claire Garrison's choreographic career has been a surprise. Not that she's been at it for long. Only last June, having just graduated from Sarah Lawrence College, she was settling into Manhattan life and a routine of classes, never guessing that in 10 months she'd be in an emerging West Coast showcase for black choreographers and preparing to tour the globe with Urban Bush Women, one of the country's hottest performance companies.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 17, 1997 | NICK GREEN
A brave little Fillmore girl's wish to visit DisneyWorld will come true Sunday, even though her dream trip is potentially life-threatening. Seven-year-old Maia Thayer, accompanied by her mother, father and grandmother, will board an airplane in Los Angeles for a five-day visit to the Central Florida resort courtesy of the Make-A-Wish Foundation of the Tri-Counties.
SPORTS
January 24, 1991 | From Times Wire Services
Soviet skaters tied for first after the first portion of the ice dance competition in the European Figure Skating Championships today. Defending champions Marina Klimova and Sergei Ponomarenko came from behind to tie fellow Soviets Maia Usova and Aleksandr Zhulin after the two compulsory dances which count for 20% of the total score.
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