Advertisement
 
YOU ARE HERE: LAT HomeCollectionsReunions
IN THE NEWS

Reunions

NEWS
June 6, 1993
Beverly Hills High School, alma mater of Richard Dreyfuss, Andre Previn, Betty White, Rob Reiner, Corbin Bernsen and about 30,000 other people with less famous names and faces, will celebrate its 65th anniversary next weekend with a reunion of alumni and former teachers. Saturday events will include an alumni basketball tournament, a pep rally, a big band concert, a sock hop and other entertainment.
Advertisement
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 10, 1990
The Newport Beach Police Explorers next month will hold the first reunion in the group's 18-year history. The Explorers program, an offshoot of Boy Scouts of America, is a career-interest program for youths from 14 to 21. Stan Bressler, a 26-year veteran of the Newport Beach Police Department and founder of its program, said about 30 members of the group have gone on to careers in law enforcement.
NEWS
July 9, 1988 | Associated Press
Crew members of the spy ship USS Pueblo suffer from lingering emotional and physical wounds from their capture by the North Koreans 20 years ago, according to the organizer of a crew reunion. At least 50 of the 83 men aboard the ill-fated vessel were expected to attend the four-day reunion that began Friday, said Bob Chicca of Bonita, Calif., the event organizer who was a Marine staff sergeant aboard the ship. The Jan.
SPORTS
April 13, 1990 | From Associated Press
Pete Rose will not be allowed to take part in the 10th anniversary reunion of the Philadelphia Phillies' 1980 World Series championship team in the fall because of his lifetime ban from baseball. Commissioner Fay Vincent said Thursday at the New York Yankees' home opener that Rose cannot participate because the event is being sponsored by the team. Rose, the former Cincinnati manager who is baseball's all-time hit leader, was banned from baseball Aug. 24 by then-Commissioner A.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 3, 1993 | ANDREA HEIMAN
Christopher Duong hasn't seen his family since he fled to the United States from Vietnam almost 15 years ago. But thanks in part to his colleagues in the Westminster Police Officers Assn., Duong, now 30, will soon be reunited with his parents and two sisters. Duong works for the Police Department as a community service officer, and the association has raised $7,500 to help bring Duong's family to Orange County.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 8, 1993 | JON NALICK
Helen Valentine never thought she would live long enough to see her granddaughter have a granddaughter. But at a five-generation family reunion last weekend, Valentine, 88, folded her arms around her great-great-granddaughter, Chelsea, and gently kissed her cheek. "I enjoy this. I appreciate it," she said with a smile. Family members, including 2-month-old Chelsea and her parents, John and Tonya Walkowiak, traveled from as far as Michigan for the event.
NEWS
January 23, 1998 | From Associated Press
The parents of a child allegedly kidnapped from her home seven years ago and recently found in Puerto Rico hope to be reunited with their daughter on the island. Dorothy and Jeff Anzaldi, who divorced after the disappearance of Crystal Leann Anzaldi, now 8, are scheduled to attend a custody hearing in Puerto Rico today. The woman who had been taking care of the child is also seeking custody.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 11, 1995 | BOB POOL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
It was a reunion that Gabriele Schickentanz never expected--because there are usually no homecomings for those who have been homeless. So there was reason to celebrate as the 36-year-old Long Beach mother returned during the weekend to a Los Angeles shelter for homeless families, the temporary home she credits for giving her a new life.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 28, 1994 | KAY HWANGBO, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Most people are trying to forget the earthquake. But for 35 people who attended an unusual "earthquake reunion" Sunday, seeing former neighbors from their severely damaged apartment complex and recounting their experience was an emotional and ultimately healing affair. "This is the first time we've seen each other in five weeks," said Ruben Hernandez, who organized the event for former neighbors of the Matilija Apartments, which are located at 4334 and 4346 Matilija Ave. in Sherman Oaks.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 19, 1990 | SHANNON SANDS
Jim Wade came to the second annual Vietnam veterans reunion in La Habra on Saturday to look for a fellow soldier. "I don't know his name, but I'll never forget his face," said Wade, 44, of Long Beach, who remembers unloading the wounded soldier from a helicopter that had been hit. "He was a corpsman. He had lost half his leg. From the top of his right (buttocks) cheek right down to his heel, it was missing," Wade recalled. "He had been given a shot of morphine.
Los Angeles Times Articles
|