LA Times article (illustrated with a photo of the Kween and Elena Tcherkasskaia in March 1996): http://www.latimes.com/sports/olympi...#axzz2dUxsc1y8
Excerpt from the end:
[Anthony] Liu has been looking for a buyer who might keep the facility open as a public rink. In the meantime, he has met with coaches and a parent representative, advising them to find another training site.
Some will follow him to the new location in Cathedral City. But for many in the skating world, it won't be the same.
"The end of an era," Carroll said. "And it's very sad."