| Jan 25, 2014
| 4:15 AM
Forecasting the weather -- or trying to -- is as old as civilization.
Around 340 B.C., the Greek philosopher Aristotle wrote a four-volume text exploring the origins and dynamics of different weather events.
Still, for many hundreds of years,...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 8:05 PM
GLENDALE — Five bouts into their Rio Hondo League wrestling match and the narrative looked somewhat familiar for the Hoover High wrestling team.
The fledgling program in its third year of existence had fallen behind 23 points to visiting South...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 6:38 AM
The deadly November tornadoes were the most significant weather event of a fall marked by generally normal temperatures and below-average rainfall, according to the National Weather Service.
The 10 tornadoes in the Chicago-area Nov. 17 were the most for...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 6:26 PM
GLENDALE — Three years ago, the Hoover High wrestling program resembled Brentwood, the Tornadoes’ opponent in Wednesday’s nonleague match.
The Tornadoes were young and inexperienced on the mat and learned techniques through grueling...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 1:34 PM
Showers and possible thunderstorms were moving into the region Friday afternoon, but severe weather was forecast to stay south of Maryland.
A tornado watch was issued until 9 p.m. for much of eastern Virginia and North Carolina, but forecasters at the...
| May 1, 2014
| 3:03 PM
The National Weather Service does not expect to confirm any tornadoes from storms that passed through Southern Maryland on Wednesday.
Radar indicated a possible funnel cloud, prompting a tornado warning for portions of Charles and St. Mary’s...
| May 2, 2014
| 8:39 PM
GLENDALE — Trailing by three runs to Burroughs High, the Hoover baseball team was looking for something to ignite it late in Friday’s Pacific League game.
That spark might just have come in the form of a defensive play.
In the top of the...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 9:43 PM
GLENDALE — The Hoover High baseball team learned something valuable in its game Friday against Arcadia.
Hoover, which has been among the lower-positioned teams in the Pacific League in recent years, was not intimidated by Arcadia, which has been...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 7:26 PM
GLENDALE — The Hoover High softball team is aware that it will face tough competition once Pacific League play begins in April and opponents like Crescenta Valley High, Burbank and Burroughs line up against the Tornadoes.
Until league starts, the...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 6:55 PM
GLENDALE — Heading into Wednesday, all but one Pacific League boys’ volleyball team had already opened league play, with one squad, Arcadia, having four matches under its belt.
Crescenta Valley, however, was waiting and biding its time in...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 8:07 AM
A likely tornado damaged a dozen homes late Wednesday near Sacramento, officials said.
The damage was reported in Roseville during a strong storm. The damage was described as moderate, and no injuries were reported, according to the Sacramento Bee....