Died: Linda Kay Bridges, of esophageal cancer at Calvary Hospital in The Bronx, New York City, New York. She was National Review Managing Editor, Senior Editor, and Editor-at-Large, and a personal assistant to William F. Buckley Jr. She was born on April 25, 1949, in Los Angeles. [Source: The Corner at National Review Online.]
A partial settlement is reached in a lawsuit brought by a citizen’s group against the City of Los Alamitos regarding the awarding of a trash-hauling franchise agreement to Republic Services. One of the principals in the citizen’s group, J.M. Ivler, would die unexpectedly five years later, in January 2017.