| Apr 3, 2013
Longtime NBA referee worked more than 1,600 games
Greg Willard, 54, a longtime NBA referee who worked more than 1,600 games before he was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, died Monday at his home in Huntington Beach, according to NBA...
| Dec 27, 2012
The barrilero never stops moving.
All day he wheels cardboard barrels stuffed with used clothing through the narrow aisles of the warehouse. He dumps the apparel atop tables for sorters, who separate nylons from cottons, satins from silks, denims from...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 12:08 PM
The Laguna Beach Fire Department promoted Api Weinert to a division chief, fire Capt. Dan Stefano wrote in an email.
Weinert, 43, a Laguna Beach High School graduate, will be responsible for training and emergency medical services, Stefano said. His new...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 11:38 PM
The Bird. Turtle. The Backstroke King.
They are known as three of Newport Harbor High's greatest athletes. Newport Harbor's "Big Three" can also be known as among the best in CIF Southern Section history.
George Yardley (basketball), Misty May-Treanor...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 4:45 PM
After La Cañada High wrestling lost its coach, who had more than a decade of history with the program, the Spartans turned to a familiar face.
Justin Luthey, who wrestled under and assisted alongside last year’s coach, Gavin Williams, has been...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 5:02 PM
Preston GrandPre has committed to becoming a California Golden Bear.
The senior-to-be at Laguna Beach High, a shortstop on the Breakers' baseball team, committed July 30 to play baseball for the Cal program.
GrandPre, who also was in the sights of...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 4:07 PM
Cal State Long Beach was briefly locked down after someone falsely reported seeing an armed man in the engineering technology department.
Authorities notified the campus community with telephone alerts, Twitter messages and on the university's website....
| Aug 23, 2013
| 11:03 PM
UC Irvine has been picked to finish eighth in the nine-team Mountain Pacific Sports Federation preseason coaches poll for men's water polo.
The Anteaters, coming off a 14-12 season that included an 0-8 record in the MPSF, received 12 points, one better...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 6:21 PM
To the untrained eye, the area of Costa Mesa's Fairview Park near the cliffs offers sweeping ocean views, but the grounds themselves may not look like much.
It's a mesa of dirt, brush, trails, mounds and rocks among bicycle tracks, footprints and paw...
| May 7, 2013
| 7:14 PM
Newport Harbor High product Kirby Burnham and her USC teammate, Stevi Robinson, won the American Volleyball Coaches Assn. Collegiate Sand Volleyball Championship pairs event on Sunday in Gulf Shores, Ala.
Burnham and Robinson, the No. 1-seeded team,...
| May 22, 2013
| 3:09 PM
William A. Covino, a veteran Florida and California administrator, was named Wednesday as the new president of Cal State L.A., becoming the first new leader of the El Sereno campus in 33 years.
Covino’s selection was among a slate of...