| May 21, 2012
| 9:27 PM
Have you laid out your kids’ clothes for school tomorrow or are you keeping them home, because tomorrow is Harvey Milk day?
Last week, we first told you for a group calling for a class boycott because of a day members felt would instruct kids about...
| May 28, 2012
| 3:21 PM
A Vallejo policeman shot and killed a man Monday after fearing his own life was in jeopardy.
The cop was assigned with another policeman to look for drivers under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
Around midnight, they saw a white Lexus speed by...
| Jun 9, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Seniors at Blair High School in Pasadena donned caps, gowns and smiles on Tuesday for a graduation ceremony at Pasadena High School's Gladiss Edwards Auditorium.
The school celebrated 151 graduates this year, including 25 candidates for international...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 11:58 AM
SACRAMENTO — In a second-floor walk-up near the Capitol, two children of one of the world's richest men used to slump into armchairs in the evening and gripe about California education, unwittingly laying the groundwork for a potential upheaval in...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 11:30 AM
Alfonso (Alfee) Enciso, Jr. beloved educator, administrator, coach, father, brother, son and husband passed away on May 31st, after a heart attack he suffered on May 11th. His unexpected death leaves all who knew him with overwhelming sadness, knowing...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 9:45 AM
More than 40 brand new guitars and 40 brand new cables have been donated to Burbank schools.
The donation—from the Traveling Guitar Foundation, ESP Guitars and Mogami Cable—will be going to four instrumental programs at Burbank High School,...
| Nov 24, 2011
| 11:31 AM
Ken Howard, facing battery charges for allegedly slamming a teenager against a row of lockers, is receiving a show of support from John Muir High alumni, who are selling t-shirts in support of the embattled football coach.
The Pasadena Star-News reported...
| Dec 10, 2011
| 2:46 PM
Saturday @ 8am Put the Fork in Hunger Toy Drive Fork Plaza 200 Bellefontaine Pasadena (626) 240 4550 www.puttheforkinhunger.com Pasadena’s largest toy drive – the “Put the Fork in Hunger” toy drive invites us to drive to “Fork Plaza” in Pasadena where...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 8:35 PM
As a former teacher in a very low-income Santa Ana school with very poorly educated parents, I agree with Tom Egan's commentary ("Like it or not, parental education influences API scores," Nov. 30) that parent education is a factor in poor Academic...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Wednesday, July 11, 2012. It was a busy day in the animal world yesterday, with a rabid bat warning and two bear sightings in Pasadena.
Currently, 15 bats have tested positive for rabies, but that's only a slight...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 3:12 PM
Just hours after delivering the state of the state address in Sacramento, Gov. Jerry Brown brought his message to Burbank Wednesday, meeting with several dozen local educators at Bret Harte Elementary School to discuss how his budget proposal would affect...