CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
January 18, 1997
Seven new directors have been installed as board members of the Anaheim/Orange County Visitor & Convention Bureau for 1997. The new directors, whose terms expire at the end of 1999, are Judy Bijlani, MainPlace/Santa Ana; Ron Marshall, Mr. Stox Restaurant; Jeff Morse, Sheraton Anaheim Hotel; William O'Connell, Best Western Stovall's Inn; Nort Rittmaster, Greyhound Exposition Services; Larry Slagle, Yellow Cab Co. of Orange County; and Barbara Sloate, Whirl-A-Round Tours.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
January 8, 1985
Residents Back Apartments: Two residents who live near a planned 30-unit apartment complex site are appealing a Planning Commission denial of a permit to build six two-story buildings in the project. James Stovall and William O'Connell said they favor the project because "the options available without the . . . permit are more detrimental" than those under the permit.
November 18, 1985
The U.S. League of Savings Institutions reported that a nationwide survey of 900 savings institutions indicated that 1.64% of all residential loans were delinquent for 60 days or more in September, down from 1.76% in August. William B. O'Connell, the group's president, said that, aside from month-to-month fluctuations, mortgage delinquencies had been on a downward trend from their 1985 peak of 2.22% in January.
April 13, 1990 |
Phoenix financier Charles H. Keating Jr. on Thursday portrayed himself as the victim of a vendetta by the thrift industry's top lobbyist and the lobbyist's son, a top federal S&L regulator. Keating said William B. O'Connell, then president of the U.S. League of Savings Institutions, and Federal Home Loan Bank Board Chairman Edwin Gray began waging a campaign against him after he bought Irvine-based Lincoln Savings & Loan in 1984. Only years later, Keating testified in U.S.
December 20, 1995
* Howard George has been appointed chief financial officer, vice president of finance and corporate secretary for Ceradyne Inc., a Costa Mesa manufacturer of technical ceramics. He succeeds James F. Gardner, who resigned earlier this month but will continue as a consultant for six months. George has more than 15 years' experience in manufacturing companies. * Ron Holder has joined Prolux Corp., a San Juan Capistrano designer of projection systems, as chief operations officer.
June 28, 1986 |
The nation's federally insured savings and loan institutions issued a record $21.8 billion in mortgages in May, 23.6% higher than the same month a year ago, the government said Friday. The Federal Home Loan Bank Board said mortgage loans closed during the first five months of this year amounted to $86.3 billion, up 20.5% over the same period last year.