| Nov 26, 2012
| 3:44 PM
A local charter school organization is a finalist for a high-profile federal grant, but the Los Angeles Unifed School District failed to qualify in the same competition. Green Dot Public Schools, which operates 18 charter schools, remains in the running.....
| 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 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...
| 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...
| Dec 12, 2012
It's a match made in heaven — or heav'n, as a poet might write. Eloise Klein Healy and the city of Los Angeles share a birthday, Sept. 4, and now, for a couple of years, they'll officially share a future. Healy has been named the city's first poet...
| 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 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 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.
| May 23, 2013
| 11:04 AM
Eva Longoria is backing up her beauty with a whole lot of brain. The actress graduated with a master's degree Wednesday.
Longoria, 38, took home a real degree (not an honorary one) in Chicano studies from Cal State Northridge, where she physically...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 7:56 PM
A spokesman for UC Irvine athletics confirmed Tuesday that the school was making changes to its baseball program, adding validity to a published report on Monday that former UCI All-American Ben Orloff had joined the program as an assistant coach and that...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 2:51 PM
Greg Moore has been hired as baseball coach at Cal State Northridge, Athletic Director Brandon Martin announced.
Moore was associate head coach at the University of San Francisco the last three seasons.
“I want to bring a passion to improve...