NAMES IN THE NEWS
Published April 29, 1997
The crew of HBO's Arli$$ had a busy weekend, taping shots Saturday with JERRY WEST and SHAQUILLE O'NEAL at the Great Western Forum, and with HANK AARON and RONNIE LOTT at a card show in Pomona, CA. The new season of Arli$$ starts June 14 (THE DAILY)....A Norfolk, MA Superior Court Judge ruled that Patriots Owner ROBERT KRAFT can move forward in his effort to evict CHARLES SARKIS, the operator of a Foxboro Racetrack, from the site which Kraft purchased, along with 330 acres adjacent to Foxboro Stadium, for $16.2M last year. According to "several sources," Kraft is weighing plans to build a new stadium on the Foxborough site to replace the current one, located across the street from the track site (BOSTON GLOBE, 4/26)....The N.Y. POST reports that OPRAH WINFREY cancelled an appearance on her show by DENNIS RODMAN last week because his new book, "Walk on the Wild Side," is too "raunchy" (N.Y. POST, 4/29).