CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 13, 1996 |
Laguna Hills and Capistrano Valley high schools are among those nationwide to be included in Redbook magazine's fifth annual America's Best Schools Project. Listed in the April issue of the magazine, which came out this week, the schools were cited for innovative programs and overall commitment to educational excellence. "It's pretty exciting," Laguna Hills Principal Wayne Mickaelian said Tuesday. "It validates all the hard work everyone does on this campus."
March 13, 1990 |
Actress Valerie Bertinelli says she is struggling to save her nine-year marriage to rock star Eddie Van Halen while he works to overcome alcoholism. "He doesn't abuse me; he hurts himself," Bertinelli, 30, is quoted as saying in April's Redbook magazine. "He's got a problem I'm not happy with, but I bring stability to his life. "And besides, I love him. It's my weakness. Some people are addicted to food. I'm addicted to my husband. "I can't say that we're really great friends.
January 26, 1988 |
Photographs of Marilyn Monroe shot in 1955 following her divorce from Joe DiMaggio go on exhibit at the G. Ray Hawkins Gallery in West Hollywood on Saturday. The photos, allegedly lost in a New York warehouse for more than 30 years, also will be featured in a 12-page layout "Marilyn: Lost Images" in February's L.A. Style magazine. The photos were recently located by Venice-based archivist Michael Ochs and were shot by photographer Ed Feingersh working on assignment for Redbook magazine in 1955.
November 16, 1990 |
Television actress Shelley Fabares says Alzheimer's disease robbed her mother of the memory that she preferred suicide to suffering from the mind-killing affliction. Fabares, starring in the "Coach" series, said she learned of her mother's preoccupation with the disease after she had to take over her affairs. "In taking over her papers, I discovered that she'd been making donations to an Alzheimer's association for years," Fabares told an interviewer for Redbook magazine.