| Oct 11, 2013
| 8:02 PM
The Orange County Equality Coalition has filed a complaint with the state accusing Corona del Mar High School of discriminating against an organization that offers support to gays and lesbians.
The coalition alleges in a Department of Education filing...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 3:46 PM
Fountain Valley High School will host its first College and Career Day on Oct. 16, during which seniors will attend an informational forum while the other grades take assessment tests.
Freshman will be taking the ACT Explore test and sophomores the ACT...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 6:33 PM
Hiring in Orange County was more robust than anticipated last year, and gains are expected to continue, according to the 2014 economic forecast released by Cal State Fullerton.
An increase of 28,200 jobs is projected for 2013, a 2% increase over 1.4...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 3:27 PM
If it is a summer Friday night in Newport, the Ritz is arguably the place to be and be seen. In the grand tradition of the neighborhood pub, the remarkable Ritz, founded three decades ago by the late local legend Hans Prager and presently in the hands...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 12:57 PM
Newport-Mesa has lost a bellwether and an icon.
Retired Orange Coast College history professor Giles T. Brown died Saturday. He was 97.
The 65-year Newport Beach resident was modest and unassuming.
Brown was the college's last surviving charter...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 8:17 PM
When Alma Renteria attended Lynwood High School, one of her best friends was a gifted soccer player and math student. "I thought he'd be an engineer," she said.
But her friend was taking too few classes to fulfill requirements and barely graduated. Then...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 5:46 PM
NASA astronaut Tracy Caldwell Dyson told a large group of La Crescenta Elementary students on Thursday what it’s like to be in space, sharing everything from what type of food she ate to how she exercised in zero-gravity.
| Nov 13, 2013
| 8:32 PM
Wednesday is the first day high school seniors can sign an early national letter of intent for all sports but football, soccer, track and field, cross country and men's water polo. Across Southern California, athletes are celebrating with classmates and...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 1:48 PM
The Rotary Club of Laguna Beach presented four Laguna College of Art + Design scholarships and a Student of the Semester award at its regular Friday luncheon Dec. 6 at Hotel Laguna.
The scholarship awards went to Sigmundur Porgeirsson:...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 7:44 PM
The abrupt rattle and jolt was so disconcerting that Kelly Shaw decided never again to use the elevator to get to her geology classes in McCarthy Hall on the Cal State Fullerton campus.
But the escalator in the 50-year-old, six-story natural sciences...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 4:11 PM
The NCAA and its member institutions often refer to "student-athletes" but the front side of the term isn't often highlighted in a sports section. We asked officials from the Southland's Division I universities to point us toward their best and...