| Feb 4, 2011
| 7:04 PM
Brenda Soto desperately wants to win the Orange Coast League in girls' basketball.
Her body doesn't always seem to share the same sentiment.
Soto's right shoulder is in a black brace. Sometimes it pops out of place.
That's OK, Soto tells herself,...
| Feb 14, 2011
| 8:20 AM
Two weeks after the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles announced it would extend the academic calendar of its 210 elementary schools by 20 days, administrators at local parochial schools said they are assessing how and when to implement the change....
| Mar 4, 2011
| 3:28 PM
BURBANK — High school softball pitchers are getting used to dealing with a different dimension when it comes to their delivery to home plate.
This is the first season the pitching rubber has been moved back three feet to 43 feet, which will likely...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 12:26 PM
With his gig at the Steppenwolf Theatre now seemingly an annual event, Tony Fitzpatrick is taking on the air of Garrison Keillor, and his motley crew of sidekicks is looking a bit like a cut-rate cast of "Prairie Home Companion." As seen from the back...
| Mar 18, 2011
| 12:36 PM
Rev. Michael Pfleger today would not comment about unconfirmed reports that he has been asked to leave St. Sabina Catholic Church to become president of Leo High School, saying his conversations with the Archdiocese of Chicago are a confidential matter. ...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 6:11 PM
Kiwanis Guest Speaker
Certified health coach Nancy McNash speaks at the Kiwanis Club meeting at noon at the Costa Mesa Country Club, 1701 Golf Course Drive, Costa Mesa. McNash will be speaking about obesity problems and weight loss. RSVP to...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 7:44 PM
COSTA MESA — The wind off a helicopter hovering over the field kicked up a small dirt storm that swept over waiting students and parents.
Many youngsters pulled their powder blue shirts over their mouths and noses to keep out the dust, but most...
| Apr 22, 2011
If Inverness were a soundtrack, it would be a harp-and-cello duet. Lovely. Subdued. Applause not necessary.
Located 30 miles northwest of the Loop, Inverness is a village of bedrooms, not businesses. Think Barrington Hills without Barrington. Until...
| Apr 15, 2011
| 9:03 PM
Burroughs, Burbank in Pacific League Match No. 2: The Indians placed second to remain in the runner-up spot among Pacific League teams in a contest Thursday at De Bell Golf Club.
League-leading Arcadia won the match with a team total of 377....
| Apr 23, 2011
| 11:21 PM
The first National Hillel Basketball Tournament ended two weeks ago in spectacular fashion, with a 53-51 triple-overtime victory for Washington University over Yeshiva in the men's final at Ritchie Coliseum. It began two years earlier as an afterthought....
| Apr 30, 2011
| 5:00 AM
The situation in Ruxton is full of complexities ("Discrimination in Ruxton," April 25). If representatives of Sheppard Pratt Health System are to be believed, Ruxton residents are a bunch of elitist snobs with no moral standing. In reality, the personal...