May 18, 1986
Athletes from San Pasqual High School broke five Avocado League records Saturday at the league track and field finals at MiraCosta College. Hurdler Andrea Miller of San Pasqual set a league record in the 300-meter intermediate hurdles with a time of 45.93. Trinessa Boyd of San Pasqual leaped 35 feet, 1 inch to win the triple jump, eclipsing the record of 34-21 1/2 by El Camino's Renelda Thomas at last year's finals. The San Pasqual relay teams set records in the 400 meters (49.
February 23, 1985
Bishop's High School upset top-seeded University City, 2-1, in a San Diego Section 2-A soccer quarterfinal Friday afternoon at University City. Peter Koopman had the winning goal for unseeded Bishop's (17-3-1) with 20 minutes to play. Chris Jones had given Bishop's the lead by scoring five minutes into the game, then Mark Miller scored for University City (16-3-1) with two minutes left in the half. Goalie Bruce Neal made 11 saves for Bishop's, which plays Hilltop in the semifinals.
December 5, 1986
Jud Buechler was back in town Thursday night but not in a Poway High School uniform. Buechler, Poway's San Diego Section Player of the Year last season, is now a freshman at the University of Arizona, which played San Diego State Thursday. Still, without Buechler--and without Dominick Johnson and Andy Byrne--three-time defending 3-A champion Poway opened its quest for a fourth consecutive title with a 40-36 victory over host Point Loma.
February 18, 1987
Torrey Pines 62, Poway 56--Kevin Flanagan scored 14 points and Courtie Miller added 12 points and 15 rebounds to lead No. 5 Torrey Pines (9-3, 19-6) at home. The Falcons, who also got 13 points from Scot Thompson, moved a half-game ahead of San Dieguito into second place. Poway (2-9, 9-12) was led by Gary Anderson's 20 points. Orange Glen 64, Fallbrook 60--Steve Clinger scored 24 points and grabbed 9 rebounds to lead Orange Glen (3-8, 7-17) at home.
HOME & GARDEN
July 1, 2004
My thanks to Steven Barrie-Anthony for detailing the fight to preserve the historic Ramona apartments ("Idyllic ... and Endangered," June 24). So many of the Southland's architectural gems, large and small, have been lost to the wrecking ball through shortsightedness and greed. Why are we still having this conversation? The Ramona and buildings like it are living history, preserving a glimpse of a slower, gentler L.A. West Hollywood has plenty of uninspired late-20th century concrete apartments and condos.
April 19, 1987 |
San Diego County sheriff's deputies Saturday arrested the husband of one of two Ramona women who have been missing for more than two years and said the man will be charged with two counts of murder. Authorities said the arrest of Russell Laverne Klein, 38, a handyman, may solve a suspected double slaying that has frustrated investigators in the rural community.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 9, 1986
I am outraged by the actions of the sheriff's bomb squad in Ramona--blowing up a box of kittens ("Bomb Squad Bombs Out on a Bundle of Kittens," Oct. 28). What has this world come to when the affirmation that a living creature(s) is inside a box prompts officials to decide to blow it up? If it weren't so pathetic, it might be funny. And what if the box had contained a rattlesnake, as feared by the macho members of the squad? Big deal. It is not uncommon for folks in rural areas like Ramona to run into rattlers now and again, and I bet there aren't any that run to the shed for a stick of TNT when they do. Heaven help us if the squad ever suspects a bear to be in a box--they would probably call for nuclear weapons to be deployed.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 17, 1985 |
Granted, not everyone has it in his blood to adopt a homeless kid from overseas. That's probably one of the few things--maybe the only thing--in common between Betty Ahrensberg, a Spring Valley, Calif., tax return preparer, and Leonard Johnson, a car dealer in Edna, Tex.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 9, 1987 |
A birthday party for a 4-year-old girl erupted in a burst of gunfire late Sunday night in Ramona, leaving two men--including the girl's father--dead, two others injured seriously and the killer on the run. San Diego County sheriff's deputies said the assailant is believed to have fled to Mexico soon after the shooting, which had women and children cowering in fear of their lives as the gunman emptied his weapon in short order into the crowded residence. The shooting occurred about 10:50 p.m.