| Sep 27, 2013
| 7:59 PM
The gig: Richard Plump is chief executive of Plump Engineering Inc., an Anaheim architectural engineering firm with 38 employees. Plump helped oversee the transportation of the space shuttle Endeavour from Los Angeles International Airport to the...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 2:42 PM
The president of Humboldt State University will retire at the end of the academic year, officials said Wednesday.
Rollin Richmond has served as head of the Arcata campus for nearly 12 years. His retirement was announced at a meeting in Long Beach of the...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 6:20 PM
I've more than once heard this statement: "Today's students learn differently than we did." I'm inclined to disagree.
Yes, today's students have informational technology we didn't have and they use it with an ease and speed some of us lack and that...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 9:29 AM
Police at Cal State Northridge on Thursday were searching for a suspect who has been groping women near the campus.
Five assaults were reported Tuesday within two hours, between 11:40 a.m. and 1:40 p.m., said CSUN police Capt. Scott Vanscoy.
| Aug 22, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Three candidates are running for the Pasadena City College Board of Trustees in the district that includes La Cañada Flintridge, West Pasadena and West Altadena.
Dianne Philibosian, Alexander Keledjian and Ross Selvidge filed their nomination papers for...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 7:04 PM
When she arrived at Burbank High as a freshman, Katie Hooper was determined to play multiple sports.
Along with softball, Hooper competed in girls' volleyball and girls' soccer. However, after enjoying a successful sophomore season on the diamond for...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 7:38 PM
California State University students this fall will be able to enroll in online classes offered at other Cal State campuses, the latest move by the state’s public universities to expand online learning.
The program will offer 36 fully online...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 1:51 PM
Elise Kalfayan plans to create a higher profile of the Friends of the Glendale Public Library in her second term as president.
Since 1990, the Friends have raised more than $750,000 in support of library services and materials. The group also promotes...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 2:36 PM
NOGALES, Ariz. — Chanting, “Undocumented, unafraid,” three young immigrants brought to the United States illegally as children staged an unorthodox — and risky — demonstration at the U.S.-Mexico border to protest U.S....
| Jul 19, 2013
| 1:45 PM
Three young immigrants who entered the United States illegally as children are in Mexico and will try to cross the border back into the U.S. as part of a campaign to reduce deportations.
At the border, the three will ask to be admitted legally, but they...
| Jul 2, 2013
It wasn’t that long ago that Jackie Garcia, who plays guitar and likes rock music, found herself at a mariachi band practice, not knowing the first thing about the music. Yet, not too long after that she found herself playing vihuela for a mariachi....