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Tornadoes and Wind Storms

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  • Cloudy Forecasting Gradually Clears: Weather Has Always Been Big News

    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,...
  • Hoover High wrestling rallies for rout of South Pasadena

    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...
  • Deadly tornadoes biggest local weather story of fall 2013

    Deadly tornadoes biggest local weather story of fall 2013
    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...
  • Hoover High wrestling pins down second victory

    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...
  • Storms, downpours forecast for evening commute, not expected to be severe

    Storms, downpours forecast for evening commute, not expected to be severe
    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...
  • Tornado report in Southern Md. unfounded, weather service says

    Tornado report in Southern Md. unfounded, weather service says
    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...
  • Hoover baseball battles back from three-run deficit to beat Burroughs

    Hoover baseball battles back from three-run deficit to beat Burroughs
    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...
  • Hoover High baseball takes away value in loss to Arcadia

    Hoover High baseball takes away value in loss to Arcadia
    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...
  • Hoover High softball handles Sacred Heart of Jesus with ease

    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...
  • Crescenta Valley High finally opens league with sweep of Hoover

    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...
  • Tornado suspected after storm damages 12 homes near Sacramento

    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....