Stories tagged: 40th anniversary
Thu., March 7, 2019, 5 a.m.
The Country Homes ESL School is celebrating it’s 40th anniversary this year, having tallied 380 tutors helping 594 students from 57 different countries during the last four decades.
Sat., Aug. 25, 2018, 2 p.m.
Art Spiegelman, whose landmark book “Maus” helped legitimize the graphic novel, will kick off the Visiting Writers Series at Gonzaga. He joins Amy Stewart, Eli Saslow, and a birthday party …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 8, 2017, 3:56 p.m.
This year, on the 40th anniversary of the first Great American Smokeout, David’s Pizza will host a Youth Advocacy Event at their 803 E. Mallon Ave. location.
UPDATED: Thu., May 25, 2017, 7:29 a.m.
Writer-director Lucas wanted to do an update on the Flash Gordon serials he saw on TV, in Modesto, Calif., as a kid. The rights, as controlled by King Features, were …
Wed., May 24, 2017, 10:52 p.m.
“Star Wars” not only fundamentally changed the economics of Hollywood. It also (along with “Rocky”) restored a sense of optimism in American cinema. Compared to the films of the Hollywood …
UPDATED: Wed., May 24, 2017, 10:59 p.m.
A year after seeing his first movie at a theater, “Star Wars” (it wasn’t called “Episode IV – A New Hope” until later) which changed motion pictures forever.
UPDATED: Thu., April 13, 2017, 4:32 p.m.
How do you celebrate 40 years of “Star Wars” in 90 minutes? With a surprise Harrison Ford appearance, a touching Carrie Fisher tribute, a John Williams performance and a fair …
Sat., July 4, 2009
Valley General Hospital was so much a part of the fabric of the Valley when it opened 40 years ago that many residents still call it that, even though the …