Hi John! I thought you might be interested in
the article about former Crawford chorale director, Dr. Charlene
Archibeque. My wife and I attended a concert of the San Jose State
Choraliers of which she is the retiring director. The were preparing for
their annual European competitions in Slovenia, Germany, Italy and
Austria. They sounded incredible! A wonderful mix of folk, secular and
classical music that has to be heard to be appreciated!
Michal Prichard Poe's new romantic mystery. The 10-minute film features an all-Asian cast. Michal says not everyone gets it.
Randy Groding’s second novel has been
published. Odin's Roar is a murder mystery/thriller that takes the
reader deep inside the mind and psychosis of a serial killer. There are
twists, turns, and a double ending.
Mike Stamm is "Alive & Cookin'"
He's got a catering business in Orinda and spends
lotsa time "giving back" to the less fortunate
Tim Blackwell is Back in Baseball
One of five Colts to catch in the majors, Tim is pitching coach
for the San Diego Surf Dawgs
Sarah Leddick did the makeup for the new
Shaquille O'Neal show about overweight kids.
Mistress of All She Surveys
Phyllis Schwartz has just
been promoted to Executive Vice President of all 10 NBC Universal
television stations. Read the interview Tom
Blair did with her in the January 2007 San Diego Magazine
Julie Stevens LaPort
Julie and her husband have left Temecula to open a fishing lodge in Norfolk, AR
Jeannie Governali Ray
Jeannie has written a wonderful book, co-authored by her
daughter Sara Weinberger, entitled "Movin Out 101". It is for people
leaving home for the first time, or -- in my case -- someone interested
in the possibility of successfully cooking a Chile Relleno Casserolle.
One of the four new Superior Court Judges appointed by
Governor Arnold Schwartzenegger on April 19, 2007 was Maureen F.
Hallahan, 52. She is a partner with the law firm Procopio, Cory,
Hargreaves & Savitch in San Diego, specializing in trusts, estates
and labor law. A Democrat, she takes the open seat created by the
retirement of Judge Charles Wickersham. Judges receive a state salary
of $171,648. In addition, they receive a car allowance of $572 a month,
or $6,864 per year.
Monica was given the 2007 Grossmont Healthcare Award" and
additional honors for her dedication to safety...along with the award
from Grossmont Healthcare, two Certificates of recognition from the U.S.
Congress, two from the California State Assembly, and a proclamation
from the San Diego County Board of Supervisors.