| Aug 24, 2012
| 4:51 PM
Four local students starting college at four-year universities this fall beat out the competition to win money for college.
Costa Mesa resident Ashley Rendon and Newport Coast resident Jeffrey Tedmori won a scholarship from the California Grocers Assn....
| May 30, 2012
| 2:25 PM
Jesus Lara came to study at the Homework Club after it literally answered his cry.
The Huntington Beach resident found himself floundering in the third grade, and not just because of his difficulty grasping math and science. At home after school, he...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 9:55 PM
Whether following the 2012 Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft online or over the airwaves, or pursuing other diversions should the waiting game become too tense, the small group of locals hoping to hear their names called will likely spend...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 11:40 AM
With about 30 minutes to go before the official program began, young men and women in green gowns were walking briskly into the auditorium lobby.
Others chatted excitedly, or perhaps nervously, with other classmates.
The 2012 Providence High School...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 4:07 PM
A spiritual message calling for graduates to put people in need ahead of financial gain echoed through St. Bede the Venerable Catholic Church on Tuesday night during the sixth annual Interfaith Baccalaureate Service for high school graduates.
| Jun 20, 2012
| 12:03 AM
Recently several family members had the pleasure of attending granddaughter Devon’s graduation. These included grandsons Bo, of South Carolina, and Eric, who lives in Holtville. The ceremony was held at the Cottonwood Church in Los Alamitos. The...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 9:25 PM
Jason Dietrich, pitching coach the last two seasons for the UC Irvine baseball program, has been hired in the same position at Cal State Fullerton, he said Wednesday.
Dietrich will replace Kirk Sarloos, who left after one season as the pitching coach...
| Sep 22, 2012
| 5:05 PM
Hope has been in short supply lately — the murder of a diplomat in Libya, the ongoing savagery in Syria, Iran's apparent march toward nuclear weaponry, Midwest drought, climate change, the pain of the unemployed — the list is long.
| Jul 25, 2012
PASADENA — Elliot Surrey patiently defused a potentially explosive situation on the mound for the Arroyo Seco Saints before teammate Tei Vanderford dropped a bomb on the Arcadia Astros in Tuesday night's Palomino League Southern California Region...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 10:50 AM
On Thursday, the Seattle School Board announced the three finalists for the district’s Superintendent position.
José Banda, Steven Enoch and Sandra Husk were selected from a pool of 42 applicants by a 12-person search committee.
Next week, the...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 8:15 PM
To paraphrase one of Yogi Berra's incisive gems, 90% of sports is half mental. Now while the mathematics of this assertion are clearly open to question, UC Irvine men's volleyball coach John Speraw has long believed that the mental side of his game has...