CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 11, 1996 |
Mark "Woody" Bowersock, the former Canoga Park man who was convicted of killing his estranged girlfriend after she testified against him, was sentenced Thursday to life imprisonment without possibility of parole for the 1994 slaying in Saugus. In passing sentence for first-degree murder with special circumstances, Judge Judith Ashmann cited what she said was Bowersock's lack of remorse and overall inability to understand the gravity of the crime. "In my view, Mr.
August 5, 1999 |
One of the most popular bicycle events in the west, the Fall Rosarito Ensenada Fun Bicycle Ride, has been canceled. The 50-mile ride between the Baja California towns was scheduled for Sept. 24 and regularly draws about 8,000 cyclists, mostly from Southern California. Dave Dickson, president of San Diego-based Bicycling West, which runs the ride and one on the same route during the spring, said it was canceled because of safety concerns.