May 6, 1986 |
Expanding its stake in the hotly competitive home improvement market in California, Wickes Cos. said Monday that it has reached an agreement to buy Home Centers West and Orchard Supply Hardware from W. R. Grace & Co. Terms were not disclosed. Santa Monica-based Wickes, which owns Builders Emporium and Wickes Lumber--both home improvement chains--is acquiring a total of 109 stores in seven states. Of these, 80 are in California.
April 4, 2001
* What: 25th annual Toyota Pro/Celebrity race. * When: Friday--practice, 11:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.; qualifying, 3:55-4:25 p.m. Saturday--race, noon-12:45 p.m. * Entries: Jason Biggs, Billy Blanks, Josh Brolin, Mark Consuelos, Robert Huffman, Michael Johnson, Jim Kelly, Greg Kinnear, Piper Perabo, Scott Pruett, Jon Seda, Sara Senske, William Shatner, Mark Steines, Ben Stiller, Dara Torres.