March 18, 1987
Jacki Blake (2-0) struck out 10, walked 2 and allowed 4 hits to lead Fountain Valley to a 4-2 victory over La Quinta in a nonleague girls' softball game at La Quinta. Fountain Valley (3-0) scored twice in the fifth on a double steal followed by a wild pitch. La Quinta made five errors. St. Lucy 4, Rosary 3--Patti Carr went 1 for 2 with an RBI in the Royalettes' loss at St. Lucy. Suzi Canney (1-3) was the losing pitcher for Rosary (2-3).
August 8, 1991
We all know how wonderful it is to have a boyfriend or a girlfriend. Isn't it nice not having to worry about who's going to be your date for the dance, or who you'll sit next to on on the roller-coaster? Having a boyfriend or a girlfriend means great fun, constant companionship and, sometimes, utter annoyance. Hot Topics wonders, "What upsets you most about boyfriends or girlfriends?" "My girlfriend has posters all over her room of these famous guys.
October 14, 1998
Mark Becher scored his fourth goal with 24 seconds remaining in overtime to help host Brea Olinda defeat Western, 14-13, in an Orange League boys' water polo game Tuesday. Western (11-2, 1-1 in league) took a 13-12 lead in overtime on Justin Weinstock's third goal, but Cody Lowe pulled Brea (5-7, 2-0) even, scoring his only goal to set the stage for Becher's game-winner.
February 5, 1992
The Tustin girls' basketball team moved into a three-way tie for first place in the Sea View League with a 55-45 victory over University Tuesday night at Tustin High School. Shari Needham had 23 points and 15 rebounds, making 13 of 19 free throws for Tustin (15-7, 5-2 in league), which trailed, 27-26, at halftime.
October 25, 1989
The Fountain Valley High School girls' tennis team defeated Edison, 12-6, Tuesday at Edison to move into a first-place tie with the Chargers in the Sunset League. Renee Urricariet won her singles sets, 6-2, 6-0, 6-0, and Nora Kapche won, 7-5, 7-6, 6-2, for the Barons (7-1 in league), the fifth-ranked team in the Southern Section 4-A division. Earlier in the season, Edison (14-3 overall, 7-1 in league), the fourth-ranked team, defeated the Barons at Fountain Valley.
November 19, 2006 |
Once the humble home of immigrant fishermen, today San Diego's Little Italy is a sophisticated urban community. There have been dramatic changes -- stylish condos, art galleries, chic eateries -- but from the first whiff of espresso in the morning to the aroma of simmering marinara sauce at night, this is a neighborhood that has stayed true to its roots.
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June 15, 2013 |
Olivia Gamboa began her route through downtown Los Angeles in the pre-dawn darkness. After 13 years as a bus driver with the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, she could have chosen any shift. She opted to drive at 5 a.m., as most of the city slept, so she could care for her 3-year-old grandson in the afternoons and spare her daughter the cost of day care. At 5:10 a.m. Wednesday, Gamboa was traveling west on 5th Street, her bus still empty, when police say a flatbed tow truck going 60 mph ran a red light at Broadway.