| Mar 3, 2015
| 8:48 AM
Grief counselors were being sent to schools throughout an Orange County school district Tuesday, a day after a teacher apparently committed suicide in a classroom and her body was found by students and faculty.
On Tuesday, the district sent members of...
| Mar 3, 2015
A Southern California teacher who committed suicide by hanging herself in her classroom was a well-liked 31-year-old photography instructor, authorities said Monday.
Students arriving at El Dorado High School found Jillian Jacobson's classroom door...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 1:45 PM
A popular 31-year-old photography teacher was found hanging inside an Orange County high school classroom by students as they arrived to school on Monday, police said.
The woman, identified by police as Jillian Jacobson, was found hanging from the...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 6:00 AM
The end of the bench overflowed with Cal State Northridge basketball players dressed in sweats, the line of chairs snaking from the scorer's table to the corner of the court.
A full bench, and near-empty bench. Only three of the players were actually in...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 10:26 AM
Students attending the third annual University Folklorico Summit got in some dancing time Sunday morning in the last workshop of the three-day conference at UC Irvine.
The summit is designed for leaders of collegiate folklorico — traditional Latin...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 3:59 PM
It took pastor Moses Camacho over a year to find it, but when he did, he knew it was the right place.
With its Spanish mission-style architecture, it was clear that Saddleback Church had found a home for its newest campus at 1901 Newport Plaza, in...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 6:40 PM
Assemblyman Matthew Harper (R-Huntington Beach) has introduced legislation to repeal California's ban on the use of plastic grocery bags, his office said Tuesday.
He also introduced a separate measure to repeal the requirement for retailers to charge...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 5:00 AM
At Beverly Hills High School, a gift of $2,500 will get your name on a seat in the theater. For $50,000, the teachers lounge can be named after you.
And, for $10 million, a campus street can bear your name.
The Beverly Hills Unified School District...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 6:46 PM
As he looked ahead to the 2011-12 basketball season, Vic Cegles, the athletic director at Long Beach State, had a problem.
His men's basketball coach, Dan Monson, had led Long Beach State to a Big West Conference title the prior season and now Monson...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 8:41 PM
Christopher Schivley was poor, alienated and desperately seeking guidance when he enrolled in a career education class as a freshman at Cal State Long Beach.
Instructor Emmitt Clark grew up in the Chicago projects as the son of a single mom, dodging...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 6:10 PM
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The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts said it has finished one of the biggest art giveaways of all time, sending the remaining contents of what rocker Lou Reed once dubbed "Andy's Chest"...