| Apr 22, 2015
| 1:32 PM
Grant Hier stands before a tree in his vegetation-heavy frontyard, holding up a copy of his new book and trying to match its cover to the spot on the trunk that is captured in the photo.
The Chinese lace elm, planted by Hier's maternal grandmother more...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 8:22 PM
Michael R. Mitchell, an attorney who challenged the Los Angeles Police Department's use of chokeholds and won temporary restrictions on their use, died Friday at his Los Angeles home. He was 73.
He had pancreatic cancer, said his wife, Barbara Mitchell....
| Apr 2, 2015
In the shadow of Long Beach City Hall lies Lincoln Park, a patch of urban grit that has attracted such unflattering online descriptions as "basically a homeless encampment."
On a recent night, however, it was a place transformed. The trees were hung...
| Apr 2, 2015
| 1:28 PM
Cal State Long Beach is creating a program to provide meals, temporary housing and cash to students dealing with unexpected emergencies.
The Student Emergency Intervention Program will allow students to help needy classmates through donations and...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 11:55 PM
At 7-foot-6, UC Irvine sophomore Mamadou Ndiaye is the tallest player in NCAA men's college basketball. He has less than a month, however, to decide whether he has already hit his ceiling at the amateur level.
Ndiaye, who averaged 10.5 points, 5.1...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 9:46 PM
California State University administrators made significant gains in hiring and compensation over the last decade while faculty lost ground or failed to keep pace in both areas, according to a report released Tuesday by the California Faculty Assn....
| Mar 25, 2015
| 1:19 PM
Smaller budgets and increased numbers of students are forcing California State University campuses to take far-reaching cost-cutting measures that are saving millions of dollars on technology, energy and operations, officials said Wednesday.
| Mar 24, 2015
| 11:44 AM
The 23 campuses of the California State University system are sharing more resources, from combining financial systems to coordinating the purchase of electronic library materials in an effort to reduce costs and maximize all available services.
| Mar 19, 2015
| 9:00 AM
An ancient Chinese fable is retold in "The White Snake," and what's past is prologue in the "Macbeth" sequel "Dunsinane." Also, Parson's Nose stages the last play Abraham Lincoln ever saw: "Our American Cousin."
Anne Steele EP Release The singer-...
| Mar 8, 2015
| 6:16 PM
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA REGIONAL
Quarterfinals, Friday, 7 p.m. unless noted
San Diego St. Augustine at #1 Bishop Montgomery, 7:30 p.m.
Westchester at #4 Mater Dei, 7:30 p.m.
El Cajon Foothills Christian at #3...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 2:19 PM
They share a love of filmmaking, and for one night, Huntington Beach Union High School District students will present their work on the big screen during the fifth annual Surf City Student Film Festival.
The 42 films, submitted in January by students...