THE FREEZING TEMPERATURES in California last month have cost growers nearly $700 million, county agricultural commissioners say. . . . A MAN HAS been charged with homicide in Stroudsburg, Pa., for failing to buckle up his 4-year-old daughter before a traffic accident in which she was killed. . . . A CEMETERY IN Glendale, Calif., has agreed to pay $75,000 to a woman who sued because she said punk rockers were allowed to disrupt her daughter's funeral.