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June 14, 1994 | SHAWN HUBLER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Nearly two months after the slaying of a popular choirmaster at a Hancock Park church, four teen-age gang members were arrested Monday on suspicion of murder. Detective Joe Berumen of the Los Angeles Police Department said the arrests were based on confessions by two of the youths, who told police that David John Falconer, the choirmaster at St. James Episcopal Church and School, had been shot by a 15-year-old boy during an attempted robbery at a Los Feliz convenience store.
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September 14, 1997 | RICH CONNELL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Southern California took its turn Saturday saying a formal farewell to Princess Diana, as an overflow crowd of nearly 1,000 mourners gathered at a Los Angeles church for eulogies to "the world's princess." So much grief already had been expended--so much said, written, televised and analyzed since the princess' death two weeks ago--that Saturday's service turned to introspection about the meaning of the phenomenal, worldwide expression of sympathy.
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May 20, 1992 | James S. Granelli / Times staff writer
Prayer for Parcel: The closing of a Bank of Newport branch in Lido Village earlier this month has put the pinch on a local church. The bank branch, which was consolidated with another nearby, is on land owned by St. James Episcopal Church. The rector had been praying that the rent-paying bank wouldn't leave but couldn't do much else about it. "Of course, we would have preferred it if the bank had decided to stay because we have enjoyed a good tenant-owner relationship," St. James Rector David C.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 14, 1994 | SHAWN HUBLER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Nearly two months after the slaying of a popular choirmaster at a Hancock Park church, four teen-age gang members were arrested Monday on suspicion of murder. Detective Joe Berumen of the Los Angeles Police Department said the arrests were based on confessions by two of the youths, who told police that David John Falconer, the choirmaster at St. James Episcopal Church and School, had been shot by a 15-year-old boy during an attempted robbery at a Los Feliz convenience store.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 14, 1997 | RICH CONNELL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Southern California took its turn Saturday saying a formal farewell to Princess Diana, as an overflow crowd of nearly 1,000 mourners gathered at a Los Angeles church for eulogies to "the world's princess." So much grief already had been expended--so much said, written, televised and analyzed since the princess' death two weeks ago--that Saturday's service turned to introspection about the meaning of the phenomenal, worldwide expression of sympathy.
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December 27, 1986
A memorial service for Sally R. Martin, 79, former president of the National Assistance League, will be held today at 10 a.m. at St. James Episcopal Church in Newport Beach. Mrs. Martin, who also was an associate editor of Harper's Bazaar magazine before moving from New York to Southern California, is survived by a sister, Emmajane Crary. She died Wednesday.
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January 17, 2007
Funeral services for Ward Grant, Bob Hope's longtime publicist, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. James Episcopal Church, 3903 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles. Instead of flowers, the family suggests donations to Childhelp USA, 15757 North 78th St., Scottsdale, AZ 85260. Grant died Thursday of congestive heart failure at his home in Burbank. He was 75.
NEWS
April 1, 1985
A mother and her two daughters were shot and killed in a church parking lot after noonday Palm Sunday services, and authorities charged the woman's estranged husband with murder. The shootings occurred as Linda Moser, 35, of Eaglesville, Pa., and her daughters, Joanne, 10, and Donna, 14, left St. James Episcopal Church in the Philadelphia suburb, police said. Leon Moser, 42, of Collegeville, who was already facing a charge of wife abuse, was arraigned on three counts of murder.
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July 24, 1999
A top official with World Vision International will speak Sunday at St. James Episcopal Church in Newport Beach. The Rev. Saphir Philip Athyal, director of Mission and Christian Witness for the international religious charity, will speak at 7:30, 9 and 10:45 a.m. services at the church, at 3209 Via Lido. Athyal served for several years as president and principal of Union Biblical Seminary in Pune, India.
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January 14, 2000
British organist Martin Neary will give a recital to benefit the Paulist Boy Choristers of California, Jan. 23 at 3:30 p.m. at St. James Episcopal Church, 3903 Wilshire Blvd. Formerly organist and choirmaster at Westminster Abbey in London, Neary this season is working with the Paulist Boy Choristers while its leader, Dana Marsh, is spending his sabbatical year in Oxford, England. Neary's recital will encompass music by Bach, Mendelssohn, Liszt and Widor.
BUSINESS
May 20, 1992 | James S. Granelli / Times staff writer
Prayer for Parcel: The closing of a Bank of Newport branch in Lido Village earlier this month has put the pinch on a local church. The bank branch, which was consolidated with another nearby, is on land owned by St. James Episcopal Church. The rector had been praying that the rent-paying bank wouldn't leave but couldn't do much else about it. "Of course, we would have preferred it if the bank had decided to stay because we have enjoyed a good tenant-owner relationship," St. James Rector David C.
NEWS
September 5, 1997
A Los Angeles service in memory of Princess Diana has been scheduled for 2 p.m. on Sept. 13, at St. James Episcopal Church at Wilshire Boulevard and St. Andrew's place in the mid-Wilshire district. The church accommodates 700; unreserved seats will be available on a first come, first served basis. An audio feed will also be provided in the church's parish hall and patio.
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November 13, 1999 | ELAINE GALE
Baroness Caroline Cox will preach at all three services at St. James Episcopal Church on Sunday to mark the International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church. Cox, named to the British House of Lords 17 years ago, is known for her human rights work, including the interdenominational Christian Solidarity Worldwide group, which she leads to expose human rights abuses and religious oppression. The services will be held at 7:30, 9 and 10:45 a.m., and the public is invited.
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