In recorded phone calls, Wagner said, Ochoa told her, “We’re like husband and wife.” Ochoa also made comments in recorded phone calls set up by police that implicated himself in the abuse. “What this guy did to her for that long of a period of time was as horrific as I’ve seen,” Wagner said. In the years before his arrest, Ochoa had her help build a backyard shed. “He convinced her it was going to be a place to watch movies together and a place for the family to hang out, but it turned into something much worse,” Wagner said.
Patrick Nielsen, of Pat Nielsen Consulting and outgoing chairman of the Chamber’s board, noted some of Chamber’s achievements in 2015, Besides welcoming 43 new members, the chamber’s website was redesigned to better serve chamber members, and a newly revised Business Directory will soon be delivered to every San Bruno resident and business, The chamber participated in the Multi Chamber Business Expo that was attended by more than 600 people; partnered with Google and YouTube to help educate the members on cutting edge technology and business practices; and collaborated with Skyline College and the Bay Area Entrepreneur Center at Morning Network and Business workshops to bring in speakers, educators and experts in various ballerina keychain, custom keychain, custom key ring, tutu keychain, ballerina charm, ballerina jewelry, tutu charms, ballet sho fields..
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Westhope Senior Activities Center: Come for family-style lunch, Mondays, noon, small donation, Other activities include line dancing, Mondays, 9:30 a.m, All seniors are welcome, Westhope Presbyterian Church, 12850 Saratoga Ave., cross street Cox Avenue, Gallery Saratoga: “Street Scenes,” urban oil paintings by Karina Svalya, ballerina keychain, custom keychain, custom key ring, tutu keychain, ballerina charm, ballerina jewelry, tutu charms, ballet sho Through Feb, 6, A reception takes place Jan, 28, 6-8 p.m.; the public is welcome, and complimentary refreshments will be served, 14435A Big Basin Way, Saratoga, 408.867.0458 or www.gallerysaratoga.com..
Berzinas is a facilities project manager for the California Highway Patrol in Sacramento. “He has experience working with other government agencies,” board President Dan Phippen said. Ralph Maloney stepped down Aug. 8 for personal reasons and four applicants applied for his seat, a volunteer position. The improvement district’s next meeting is Oct. 20. Among them are weekly fitness-to-music classes designed to introduce 3- to 5-year-olds to sports. The sessions start Monday. Also starting that day are six-week classes in tap dance and ballet as well as ones preparing young dancers to start ballet.