| Oct 26, 2012
| 4:28 PM
While uncorking a pitch in June for the Lansing Lugnuts, Bryan Longpre felt a pain shoot through his right elbow.
Longpre, a 2005 Crescenta Valley High graduate, had an idea that he damaged a ligament in his elbow. He continued to pitch, though the...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 8:26 PM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) met on March 20 in Washington D.C. with a group of 70 seventh- and eighth-grade students and their chaperons from Glendale's Toll Middle School.
The students were visiting during their spring break, and Schiff took time to...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 6:35 PM
There was a great deal of success enjoyed by the four local softball teams during the 2012 season.
Burroughs High and Bellarmine-Jefferson captured league championships. Providence remained in the running for a share of a league title until the final...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 3:44 PM
Brandon Martin, a former USC basketball team captain, has been named athletic director at Cal State Northridge.
Martin, 39, was a senior associate athletic director at Oklahoma. He previously worked as a senior associate athletic director at USC.
| Feb 12, 2013
| 10:43 AM
Beryl Fowlie passed away January 28, 2013 in Monterey, California surrounded by her family after a brief battle with cancer. She was 83 years old.
Beryl Bernice French was born in Detroit, Michigan on February 13, 1929 to Herbert Fredrick French and...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 6:49 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Sinead Fleming (Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy, 2009) senior, New Mexico University women's soccer: While it was just her first year as a full-time starter, Fleming received a nice...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 6:51 PM
Nine months into his rookie season, John Huh hasn't wasted time making the rounds on the PGA Tour. He's already captured national and international headlines, won a tournament in Mexico and qualified for the prestigious British Open and PGA Championship....
| Jun 3, 2011
Pauline Betz Addie
1940s tennis champion in Hall of Fame
Pauline Betz Addie, 91, a champion tennis player who won Wimbledon in 1946 without dropping a set during the entire tournament, died Tuesday at an assisted-living facility in Potomac, Md., the...
| Oct 11, 2011
Bobbie Lee Holmes, a Los Angeles public school teacher who won an early victory for fair housing in California when she and her husband used the courts to challenge the racism of their Pacoima neighbors, died Sept.19 in Petaluma. She was 84.
| May 1, 2011
| 12:39 PM
Words & Ideas
Compiled by Grace Krilanovich.
Mike Sacks: The author of "Your Wildest Dreams, Within Reason" will present and sign his new book. Diesel Bookstore, 225 26th St., L.A. 3 p.m. Free. (310) 576-9960.
Francine Prose and Mark...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 4:01 PM
Karl Benjamin, a painter of dazzling geometric abstractions who established a national reputation in 1959 as one of four Los Angeles-based Abstract Classicists and created a highly acclaimed body of work that celebrates the glories of color in all its...