CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 4, 1985
Menudo cook-offs, carnivals, folk dances, 10-kilometer races and live entertainment will mark Cinco de Mayo celebrations in several Orange County cities. The holiday commemorates the Battle of Puebla in 1862, when the Mexican army defeated the French invaders. Among the activities: - ANAHEIM--A carnival featuring rides, booths, music and food is being held at La Palma Park through Sunday.
August 23, 1992 |
Sylvia Morales and Jean Victor's "Faith Even to the Fire" marks one of television's first in-depth explorations of the debates swirling inside the Catholic Church between an all-male hierarchy and a dissenting community of nuns--or sisters, as they prefer to be called. The film centers on three sisters and how their different paths brought them into conflict with church authority. For Sister Judy Vaughan of Chicago, it was a public letter advocating abortion rights.