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April 7, 1989 | NIKKI BORAMANAND, Nikki Boramanand is a 17-year-old senior at Connelly High School, where she is a member of the student council. She has been accepted at UC San Diego, where she will major in chemistry and psychology.
It's hard to say exactly what I expected. My religion teacher at Connelly High School in Anaheim, Tom Cendejas, had told me about a man who was walking across the United States--each mile with different people (10,000 in all) from all walks of life. The organizer of the "American Journey" and the man who has been walking since last December is Randy Roberts.
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April 7, 1989 | NIKKI BORAMANAND, Nikki Boramanand is a 17-year-old senior at Connelly High School, where she is a member of the student council. She has been accepted at UC San Diego, where she will major in chemistry and psychology.
It's hard to say exactly what I expected. My religion teacher at Connelly High School in Anaheim, Tom Cendejas, had told me about a man who was walking across the United States--each mile with different people (10,000 in all) from all walks of life. The organizer of the "American Journey" and the man who has been walking since last December is Randy Roberts.
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July 15, 1987 | From United Press International
After a one-day trial, a Reseda postmaster was convicted Tuesday of stealing $6,585 from the post office safe where money from stamp and change machines was kept. U. S. District Judge Richard A. Gadbois Jr. convicted Joseph Bilotta, 45, of three counts of theft of government property for stealing $6,291 from November, 1986, to March, 1987, and for taking another $294 in March and April. Gadbois, who presided over the one-day trial without a jury, set sentencing for Aug. 10.
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July 15, 1987 | From United Press International
After a one-day trial, a Reseda postmaster was convicted Tuesday of stealing $6,585 from the post office safe where money from stamp and change machines was kept. U. S. District Judge Richard A. Gadbois Jr. convicted Joseph Bilotta, 45, of three counts of theft of government property for stealing $6,291 from November, 1986, to March, 1987, and for taking another $294 in March and April. Gadbois, who presided over the one-day trial without a jury, set sentencing for Aug. 10.
ENTERTAINMENT
April 27, 2003 | Victoria Looseleaf
Commercial director Randy Roberts likens his latest work to a wedding cake. Viewers might think it's a DeMille-like human pyramid. Roberts' creation, an ad for radio station KCRW-FM currently playing at independent movie theaters, features an elephant, a grand piano and 150 dancers, musicians and circus performers of diverse ethnic backgrounds tapped to represent Los Angeles.
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February 7, 2014 | By Susan King
"American Hustle," "Captain Phillips," "Frozen" and "20 Feet From Stardom" won the 64th American Cinema Editors Eddie Awards for best edited features of 2013 on Friday evening at the Beverly Hilton Hotel's International Ballroom. Jay Cassidy, Crispin Struthers and Alan Baumgarten won in the comedy/musical category for "American Hustle," while Christopher Rouse won the dramatic feature prize for "Captain Phillips. " Jeff Draheim also won Friday for animated feature for "Frozen" and Douglas Blush, Kevin Klauber and Jason Zeldes took the prize for documentary for "20 Feet From Stardom.
SPORTS
February 21, 2000 | EARL GUSTKEY
Title: "But They Can't Beat Us: Oscar Robertson and the Crispus Attucks Tigers" Author: Randy Roberts Publisher: Sports Publishing Inc. ($19.95) This is a book about race, social upheaval, racist white school boards and civil rights; about Rosa Parks and the Montgomery, Ala., bus boycott--and the high school days of basketball legend Oscar Robertson.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 17, 2000
Nobody can claim that a laborer in the Santa Rosa Valley would be alive today if his boss had a contractor's license. But the accidental death of 29-year-old Ladislao Najera Esparza should serve as a reminder for homeowners looking to have a kitchen remodeled, a roof patched, a house painted: Find a licensed contractor. Riding up a steep horse trail in the scooper bucket of a tractor, Esparza was spraying pesticide to control weeds at the Lexington Hills gated community.
SPORTS
November 6, 1994 | From Associated Press
In a game much tougher than anyone expected, No. 25 Brigham Young turned to big plays to overcome Division I-A newcomer Northeast Louisiana, 24-10, Saturday at Provo, Utah. Patrick Mitchell provided one of them--a fourth quarter end-zone interception that stopped the Indians, who were trailing, 17-10, at the time. John Walsh passed for 256 yards and three touchdowns--two to Hema Heimuli--to lead BYU (8-2). Jamal Willis rushed for 134 yards in 26 carries.
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September 19, 1995 | DENNIS McLELLAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
When Nikita Khrushchev made his historic visit to the United States in 1959, the Soviet premier made two requests upon arriving in California. One was to visit Disneyland, that fantasy-inspired mecca of American capitalism; the other was to meet John Wayne. Security concerns prevented Khrushchev from meeting Mickey Mouse, but the world's most powerful Communist did get to meet one of America's most outspoken anti-Communists.
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November 28, 1988 | Herbert J. Vida
Much of Edward C. Sockerson's life has been spent teaching people how to save other people. "I like to do things for other people," said the 74-year-old San Clemente resident, "because you can see the results." He's referring to the American Red Cross first-aid classes--and more recently cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)--that he has taught over the years to thousands of Orange County residents. "If you know first aid and CPR you can save anybody that is in need including yourself," he said.
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