| Dec 21, 2013
| 11:11 PM
The Costa Mesa High cheer program has gained a recent string of success, culminating with a prestigious award.
Costa Mesa won the American School Spirit Award, as the top cheer program in the nation, from the University Cheerleaders Assn.
It marks the...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 2:20 PM
A UC Irvine student was sentenced to 40 days in jail and three years' probation after pleading guilty to carrying a loaded gun on campus last month, the Orange County district attorney's office said Tuesday.
Manas Moole Reddy, 28, of Irvine was...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 5:32 PM
The first time Chris Volk was a collegiate soccer rookie, he was the backup freshman goalkeeper on a San Diego State team that reached the 1987 NCAA championship game.
Volk became a rookie head coach on Monday when UC Irvine named the 17-year...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 6:19 PM
UC Riverside senior Matthew Emeterio was worried that he might be short of degree credits and have to delay graduation past next spring. But thanks to a soon-to-debut online program linking far-flung UC campuses, he expects to finish on time.
| Dec 26, 2013
| 8:18 AM
1.) Tom Gazsi: Costa Mesa's police chief celebrated the 60th anniversary of his department — one he leads with a steady, capable hand, despite the tension between his officers and a majority of the City Council members.
2.) Keith Curry: The...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 10:44 AM
Michael S. Roth slams the American Studies Assn. for "unfairly singling out Israel" in its vote to boycott that nation's academic institutions; he calls the action an "irresponsible attack on academic freedom."
As a 39-year member of the American...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 8:12 PM
A celebration commemorating the life and writing of respected longtime journalist Joseph N. Bell is scheduled for Jan. 21.
The event is set to take place from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m at UC Irvine's University Club, 801 East Peltason Drive, Irvine.
| Dec 31, 2013
| 3:45 PM
Potentially reopening a contentious cultural battle, two Los Angeles County supervisors are proposing placing a cross in the county’s seal.
In a motion filed Tuesday, Supervisors Mike Antonovich and Don Knabe called for adding a cross to the...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 7:46 AM
Camille Buckley is not a business major at UC Irvine. She just plays one on the basketball court.
The Anteaters' senior post is as effusive and effervescent off the court as your average stand-up comedienne. But when it comes time to lace up the hi-...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 7:04 PM
Southern California is used to the annual New Year's invasion of football fans for the Rose Bowl.
But this year, the region — and its economy — got a rare double dip.
As soon as supporters of Stanford and Michigan State went home after the...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 11:32 PM
Jeff Perkins took over as UC Irvine track and field and cross country coach on Jan. 1.
Perkins, who joined the UCI staff in 2007, served the past four years as associate head coach for Vince O'Boyle, who retired Dec. 31 after 32 seasons with the 'Eaters....