June 13, 2010
From Contemporary Authors and Los Angeles Times "A Game Plan for Life: The Power of Mentoring" — John Wooden and Don Yaeger. (2009) "Coach Wooden's Leadership Game Plan for Success: 12 Lessons for Extraordinary Performance and Personal Excellence" — John Wooden and Steve Jamison. (2009) "The Essential Wooden: A Lifetime of Lessons on Leaders and Leadership" — John Wooden and Steve Jamison. (2007) "Practical Modern Basketball," Ronald Press (New York, NY)
May 12, 1996 |
Are you a single mother looking for advice and support? Or a bachelor father? There's a newsletter for you: SingleMOTHER ($12.97 a year, P.O. Box 68 Midland, NC 28107) or Dear Dad ($15 a year, 3135 4th St., Boulder, CO 80304). Are you a grandparent looking for ways to build family ties? Try Your Grandchild ($12.95 a year, 1102 Grand, 23rd Floor, Kansas City, MO 64106).
January 15, 1996
Although the 1996 election season has been slow to take off, presidential primaries and caucuses are about to begin--with a vengeance. With President Clinton's Democratic nomination all but certain, the spotlight is on the Republicans. Here is a rundown of states to watch along the road to the Republican National Convention in San Diego Aug. 12-15. A total of 1,990 delegates will be chosen, with 996 needed to win the nomination. ELECTION MEMO Who is Running?
July 27, 1994 |
This time, don't blame California's business climate. Los Angeles-based MagneTek, a fast-growing maker and distributor of electrical equipment, said Tuesday that it is moving its corporate headquarters to Nashville, Tenn. But MagneTek officials took pains to point out that they really do like California--so much so that Andrew G. Galef, MagneTek chairman and chief executive, plans to stay in Los Angeles and run the firm long-distance with frequent visits to Tennessee.
March 31, 2005 |
Nowhere was the changing face of the United States more evident Wednesday night than here in Alabama, land of Bear Bryant, the Crimson Tide and ... the Chapines? Guatemala's fans turned out in their blue-and-white thousands on a warm evening to cheer their country's national soccer team (nicknamed the Chapines) in its World Cup qualifying game against the U.S. It wasn't what U.S Coach Bruce Arena expected.
May 12, 2002 |
So you don't want to spend the big bucks on that air ticket from L.A. to Honolulu or London? The ways you can save on scheduled air fares are legion. But it takes time to ferret out deals, and your savings will vary from a few bucks to a couple of hundred. Generally, the more flexibility and time you have, the more money you save.
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November 13, 2007 |
Delbert Mann, who directed the acclaimed live TV production of "Marty," Paddy Chayefsky's classic tale of a lonely Bronx butcher, and then won an Academy Award directing the 1955 movie version, has died. He was 87. Mann, a former president of the Directors Guild of America, died of pneumonia Sunday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, his son Fred said Monday.
February 17, 2013
States and many U.S. territories have tourism offices to help visitors. When requesting travel literature, be as specific as possible. Alabama: Alabama Tourism Department, 401 Adams Ave., Suite 126, P.O. Box 4927, Montgomery, AL 36103; (800) 252-2262 or (334) 242-4169, http://www.alabama.travel. Alaska: Alaska Department of Commerce, Community and Economic Development, 550 W 7th Ave., Suite 1770, Anchorage, AK 99501-3569; (800) 862-5275, http://www.travelalaska.com. American Samoa: American Samoa Visitors Bureau, P.O. Box 4240, Pago Pago, AS 96799; (684)
July 18, 1996 |
Pop music reunions are all the rage these days, from the nostalgia of the Monkees to those pioneers of punk, the Sex Pistols. Toss in such 1970s-era mega-bands as the Eagles, Steely Dan and Styx, and it's reasonable to assume a lucrative payoff (remember the $115 top ticket price for the Eagles' Irvine Meadows shows?) often figures into the bands' motivation. Except in the case of the Amazing Rhythm Aces.
May 19, 1996
When planning your trip and requesting travel literature, be as specific as possible. ALABAMA: Alabama Bureau of Tourism and Travel, 401 Adams Ave., Suite 126, Montgomery, AL 36104; (800) 252-2262 or (334) 242-4169.6 ALASKA: Alaska Division of Tourism, P.O. Box 110801, Juneau, AK 99811-0801; 907-465-2010. ARIZONA: Arizona Office of Tourism, 2702 N. 3rd St. Suite 4015, Phoenix, AZ 85004; (602) 230-7733. ARKANSAS: Arkansas Tourism Office, One Capitol Mall, Dept.