| Nov 1, 2013
| 3:47 PM
Several students at Costa Mesa High School are pondering a question that could affect the next four years of their education.
Does Advanced Placement calculus or marching band look more impressive on a college application?
Students at Mesa are...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 11:45 PM
There was a three-way tie for third place in the Trinity League between Servite, Orange Lutheran and JSerra. Coin flips were held, and Servite was given third place, Orange Lutheran fourth and JSerra fifth.
Servite is definitely in the Pac-5 playoffs....
| Sep 25, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Citing "circumstances beyond our control," the Jazz Bakery announced that the Robert Glasper Experiment has canceled its upcoming appearance at the Angel City Jazz Festival, which is set to kick off Friday, Oct. 4.
Glasper was scheduled to perform on...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 1:30 PM
"Breakfast with Lucian," Geordie Greig's juicy, eye-popping book about Lucian Freud, the notoriously priapic painter best known for raw portraits that stripped his sitters bare in every sense, doesn't pretend to be objective or comprehensive. Greig offers...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Vibraphonist Gary Burton has seven Grammys, six for projects he recorded with pianist Chick Corea. Over more than a half-century, he’s recorded more than 60 records as a bandleader. He retired from teaching nearly a decade ago, but he’s widely...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 1:45 PM
A Day To Remember just emerged triumphant from a legal battle with its record company, but such distractions aren’t necessarily a bad thing for a band that revels in a chip-on-the-shoulder mindset.
Powered by kinetic lead singer Jeremy McKinnon,...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 4:22 PM
It’s tough to figure what has made Florida rock band A Day to Remember so popular. Its metalcore/screamo songs, despite four of them cracking the Top 40, are far from impressive – standard fare in which singer Jeremy McKinnon shouts......
| Oct 10, 2013
| 4:23 AM
Here are the Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1. SARA BAREILLES Sometimes there’s justice in the world of music. Sara Bareilles’ debut disc, “Little Voice,” in 2007 showed everything she was and could be. With a siren of......
| Oct 17, 2013
| 2:42 PM
Music in the Park veterans are probably already familiar with David Sagal, who has played in a jazz quintet over the past several years at the city's annual outdoor concert series. He is an executive and attorney at Warner Bros. with three children...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 10:04 PM
After he was elected mayor, Eric Garcetti put out a call to civic-minded Angelenos to serve on city boards and commissions.
"We are looking for people with new ideas, practical experience, policy expertise and, most of all, a true commitment to public...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 4:56 AM
How many loon carcasses do you think you can carry at a time?
Dan Myers, water resource specialist with Petoskey’s Tip of the Mitt Watershed Council, has already figured it out.
“You get a Hefty bag and put two dead loons in it — that&...