August 22, 1989
Mark Hoffenberg of Laguna Niguel defended his title in the men's 30-34 age-group criterium in the U.S. Cycling Federation masters' national championships as the Nissan/Schwinn team from Orange County dominated the 65-kilometer race in Long Island. "We controlled that race," said Mark Thomas of Rancho Santa Margarita, who finished 12th. "At the start of the race, we all went to the front and we kept the pace high. Then we started attacking in groups of two or three.
February 28, 2000 |
A healthy economy and a strong dose of Wall Street wealth has the country's top technology executives scrambling to shop. New cars. New planes. And very expensive new houses filled with all the digital toys. Newly minted billionaires are rushing to be like Bill Gates, whose 445,000-square-foot, $70-million monster home on the shore of Lake Washington has become the talk of the tech world. Monitors fill video walls, and digital screens display virtual artwork inside wooden frames.
November 4, 1999 |
The lights dim, the curtain opens, the film begins. There's nothing unusual about this scenario when you're at the local Cineplex, but increasingly this is a scene taking place at home. Custom electronics design experts predict that home theater systems--big-screen TVs with stereophonic surround sound--will be common in the next three to five years. Those hoping for a glimpse of the future had plenty to see last week at the Home Entertainment Expo in Newport Beach.
July 16, 1990 |
Team tactics paid off for Evan Teske and Mark Hoffenberg as they finished one-two in the men's 30-34 Criterium at the Great Earth Masters National Cycling Championships Sunday. In the race, which consisted of over 100 cyclists, Teske and Hoffenberg worked together with teammates Tom Broznowski (of San Diego) and Danny Van Haute (of San Marcos) to take control of the field. (Broznowski and Van Haute race for Cycles Veloce). Teske crossed the finish line in 1:23.25 with Hoffenberg close behind.