| Oct 30, 2014
| 12:44 PM
More than 20 girls’ volleyball players must sit out two matches as punishment for participating in a four-on-four sand volleyball tournament sponsored by Long Beach State in Huntington Beach on Sunday.
At least one, school, Santa Margarita, has to...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 7:16 PM
Undergraduates in the California State University system already pay historically high tuitions: an average of $5,472 a year not including books, room and board.
But students who read the fine print are also noticing an additional charge —...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 3:42 PM
Call it mother's intuition, but Maria Hill knew something was up with her son.
He was having headaches, struggling academically and missing words when reading. When he read aloud, he would make up words to replace ones he didn't see. He also claimed the...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 7:04 PM
As University of California leaders push for a controversial multiyear tuition increase, the larger California State University system is holding back, preferring instead to wait and see if more funding can be coaxed from the state, officials said.
| Nov 13, 2014
| 8:49 PM
California State University trustees approved a new budget Thursday for the 23-campus system, but acknowledged that it is unlikely to receive sufficient state funding to enroll all eligible students.
The 2015-16 budget request of $269 million includes...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 4:01 PM
California State University trustees approved a new budget Thursday for the 23-campus system and boosted the pay of top executives. The trustees also heard from students about campus fees but decisions on those won't be made until January.
| Oct 22, 2014
| 8:45 AM
These days restaurant chefs are pickling everything they can get their hands on. That clearly signals that pickling and fermenting are a trend. But fermenting also hearkens back to the old days and the old ways.
And the Institute of Domestic...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 7:20 PM
Fourteen years ago, a group of movie lovers banded together to organize the first Newport Beach Film Festival. For the opening-night attraction at Fashion Island, they chose "Sunset Blvd.," the 1950 Billy Wilder drama which famously features a faded...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 4:14 PM
Police at Cal State Long Beach are warning students and staff about a man who appeared on campus twice last week and was reportedly found sleeping in a women's restroom.
Ion Sirius Ghahreman, 27, followed a male student to campus on Sept. 16 after they...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 1:59 PM
Christopher Bunyan's candidacy for Costa Mesa City Council is, in his words, about "climate change."
He's not referring to greenhouse gases, but rather to the political climate in which the City of the Arts finds itself in 2014. He cites the two council...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Far older than most of the regulars at his weekly South Bay swing-dancing class, the World War II veteran invariably shuffles in, sidles up to his instructor and unwittingly gives voice to a scientific truth: "I'm here for my anti-aging therapy and...