| Oct 8, 2013
| 4:32 PM
With the opening of the boys' basketball season less than two months away, administrators at Providence High didn't want to waste time finding a new coach.
Less than three weeks after Earnest Baskerville resigned to take the head coaching job at La...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 1:08 PM
It seems inconceivable that he's been gone four decades.
Polished and imperturbable, Joe Kroll was an Orange Coast College icon for 22 years. He exuded more charisma than any other OCC leader — ever. Students loved Kroll and labeled him "Joe Cool....
| Oct 15, 2013
| 9:31 AM
Re. "Mailbag: Dogs are soiling Balboa Island beaches," (Oct. 3): Writer Dariela Wilson commented on a situation I often observe, people letting their dogs do their business on Balboa Island beaches despite the signs posted every block that clearly state,...
| 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...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 8:42 AM
As her fourth-grade teacher remembers it, Kayley King was a born leader who would take control of a situation and make sure everyone was on track.
It was no surprise to College View Elementary School teacher Kathleen Young that her former student...
| May 30, 2013
| 4:08 PM
Donald J. Para, provost and senior vice president for academic affairs at Cal State Long Beach, was appointed Thursday as interim president while the college searches for a successor to the departing F. King Alexander.
During 26 years at the Long...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 11:48 AM
Kelly Morehouse had aspirations to become a teacher, like her parents.
She earned her bachelor's degree in elementary education from Cal State Long Beach in May and started talking with Circle View first-grade teacher Heather Pouelsen. She was...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 4:46 PM
Harbor Day School in Newport Beach was built with a library at its center.
Students filter through it all day, and librarian-taught classes rotate in. The lessons often include activities such as kids feeding their "bookworm" earth worms or using...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 2:18 PM
Performing her patriotic duties
Jenn Lucas sang the national anthem at the Huntington Beach Pier on the Fourth of July with Mayor Pro Tem Matthew Harper by her side.
Lucas was also last year's national anthem singer. She is the former...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 9:53 PM
Virginia Tech's season opener against two-time defending national champion Alabama, at 5:30 p.m. Aug. 31 at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, has sold out. ...
Old Dominion canceled a 2014 game at Charlotte, one of its future rivals in...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 5:02 PM
The California State University Board of Trustees on Tuesday set compensation for six campus presidents, with none receiving a raise.
Presidents Willie J. Hagan at Dominguez Hills will receive $295,000; Eduardo M. Ochoa at Monterey Bay, $270,315;...