| Jan 2, 2015
| 12:59 PM
Longtime Glendale Unified teacher Jana Wells knew she wanted to become a teacher as a girl growing up in Burbank, but it wasn't until several years after graduating from Burbank High School did she pursue a degree in the profession.
This January marks...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 9:33 AM
The nation's best blocker has no one to block for.
Former Sandburg standout Tommy Carmody is a senior at the University of the Pacific in Stockton, Calif., where he worked his way up to being the top blocker in the country as voted by sportswriters...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 6:10 PM
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The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts said it has finished one of the biggest art giveaways of all time, sending the remaining contents of what rocker Lou Reed once dubbed "Andy's Chest"...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 8:55 PM
Shimon Kraft met Kalman Levine on the first day of second grade when they were carpooling to a new Jewish day school in Kansas City. Even after Levine moved to Los Angeles and then Israel — rarely to return — they remained close friends....
| Nov 4, 2014
| 3:00 AM
For so long, Nancy Landa kept secrets.
Growing up in South Los Angeles, she never told friends that her parents had brought her illegally from Mexico when she was 9.
Years later, after she had been elected the first-ever Latina student body...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 11:00 PM
Three California State University campuses Wednesday were awarded more than $60 million in federal grants to help train low-income and minority students for biomedical research careers.
The National Institutes of Health grants are for five years and...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 11:53 PM
School officials said late Thursday that a fraternity at Cal State Northridge was under investigation for possible hazing, months after a pledge at a different Greek organization died during a mandatory hike.
In a letter posted by school newspaper the...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 4:00 AM
As Cal State Northridge investigates another possible hazing incident, the school has banned its 54 fraternities and sororities from all recruitment and pledging activities for new members possibly until spring, officials said.
Campus leaders said the...
| Oct 25, 2014
| 10:39 AM
As Cal State Northridge investigates another possible hazing incident, the school has banned its 54 fraternities and sororities from all recruitment and pledging activities for new members possibly until the spring, officials said.
Campus leaders said...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 5:45 PM
Glendale Community College on Wednesday hosted the launch of a new partnership between businesses in the Verdugo region and educators in the Burbank and Glendale school districts, the college and Cal State Northridge to build pathways for students...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 5:40 PM
Cal State Northridge's basketball team finished one win shy of qualifying for the NCAA tournament last season, and the Matadors brought in a strong recruiting class to bolster another run. But Northridge opened its season Friday at No. 16 San Diego...