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March 4, 2000 | PATRICK McGREEVY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The primary race in the Republican-dominant 38th Assembly District has drawn in Los Angeles Mayor Richard Riordan, Los Angeles Police Commissioner Bert Boeckmann, and Paula Boland--each supporting a different candidate. The high-powered endorsements have been matched by pointed debate over hot-button issues from San Fernando Valley secession to abortion, fueling voter interest in the election Tuesday.
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March 4, 2000 | PATRICK McGREEVY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The primary race in the Republican-dominant 38th Assembly District has drawn in Los Angeles Mayor Richard Riordan, Los Angeles Police Commissioner Bert Boeckmann, and Paula Boland--each supporting a different candidate. The high-powered endorsements have been matched by pointed debate over hot-button issues from San Fernando Valley secession to abortion, fueling voter interest in the election Tuesday.
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BUSINESS
April 9, 1985 | BOB POOL, Times Staff Writer
A coalition of San Fernando Valley business leaders is moving to lure to the Valley and eastern Ventura County a larger share of companies relocating to Southern California. The Valley Industry and Commerce Assn. soon will begin supplying demographic and promotional materials to Los Angeles city officials who handle relocation inquiries from out-of-town firms, according to Bill Miller, the association's president.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 11, 1990 | AARON CURTISS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Burbank City Council on Tuesday extended for nearly two years development restrictions on land around Burbank Airport, part of a plan to convert the area to cleaner industries.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 12, 1993
Three San Fernando Valley chapters of City of Hope have been honored with the organization's Samuel H. Golter Award for extraordinary increases in fund raising over last year. Shirley and Max Newman accepted the award on behalf of the David Saul Heck chapter of City of Hope in Granada Hills, Harold Penner accepted for the Friends for Hope chapter in Encino, and David Rosen accepted for the World of Hope chapter in Encino, which increased fund raising 85%.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 3, 1990 | AARON CURTISS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Los Angeles City Councilman Robert Farrell on Monday proposed formation of a coalition of business groups, labor organizations and city agencies to soften the expected economic blow of Lockheed Corp.'s planned departure from Burbank. The coalition measure, expected to be presented to the City Council next week, would pull together local private industry councils, chambers of commerce, labor groups and the city's Community Development Department.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 20, 1990 | AARON CURTISS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Rep. Howard L. Berman (D-Panorama City) blasted Lockheed Corp. Thursday for showing "bad faith" in dealing with the 6,000 employees who are expected to lose their jobs when the aerospace company pulls much of its operation out of Burbank by the mid-1990s.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 5, 2000 | JEAN MERL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The voter-approved law limiting the number of terms California's legislators can hold office has produced an equation that goes something like this: Term Limits=Open Seats=Lively Primaries. In Los Angeles County, that formula has yielded 11 pitched battles for Assembly seats with no incumbent on the ballot in Tuesday's primary election. Three districts feature contested primaries on both the Democratic and Republican sides and are likely to be hard fought by both major parties in the fall.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 8, 2000 | DARYL KELLEY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Conservative Assemblyman Tom McClintock (R-Northridge) was leading moderate Ventura County Supervisor Judy Mikels by a 3-to-1 margin in partial returns Tuesday, capping a costly and bitter Republican primary to replace retiring Simi Valley state Sen. Cathie Wright. In three other contested primaries for the state Legislature or U.S. Congress, Ventura lawyer Michael Case moved toward a fall race with Rep.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 11, 1999 | PATRICK McGREEVY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A day after Tom Hayden bowed out of the race for an Assembly seat, the number of candidates who filed declarations to run rose to eight Wednesday. "It's very wide open now," said West Hollywood Councilman Steve Martin, who decided Wednesday not to join the race for the 42nd District seat representing an area from Sherman Oaks and Studio City to West Los Angeles. The open primary election is set for March.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 8, 2000 | PATRICK McGREEVY and SOLOMON MOORE, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
With term limits opening several Assembly seats in the San Fernando Valley to all-comers, Keith Stuart Richman was leading Tuesday in early returns in the 38th District Republican primary, while utility manager S. David Freeman was leading by a slim margin in the hotly contested Democratic primary in the 41st District.
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