CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 29, 1992 |
Ten of 12 top Ventura County officials eligible to receive seven weeks of special vacation pay accrued in 1992 have opted to take lump-sum payments of between $12,000 and $25,000 next week, the county auditor's office said Monday. Only supervisors John K. Flynn and Vicky Howard notified authorities by the Monday deadline that they will refuse the payments from the controversial perk that will be eliminated next year, Assistant Auditor-Controller Thomas O. Mahon said.
January 5, 1997 |
Chelsea Clinton. Cary Grant. Robin Williams. John Lennon. Years ago, people might have called them selfish, lonely or maladjusted because they were only children. Today, people like Charles and Carolyn White of Los Angeles prefer words like "intense," "singular" or "introspective."
February 16, 1987 |
"You don't want to bring out circles under your eyes, unless you're doing an Alka Seltzer ad." "People plan vacations and finances but keep buying clothes and putting them in their closets, hoping they will turn into a wardrobe!" Image consultant Rebel Holiday's business is transformation. With her neon red curls, throaty laugh and fresh-faced beauty, Holiday takes center stage, and her course in "Visual Excellence" pulls in professional women by the droves.