| Jun 21, 2014
| 11:18 PM
Seven rowers from Back Bay high schools helped the Newport Aquatic Center finish second in the lightweight eight final at the U.S. Rowing Youth National Championships completed June 15 at Lake Natoma near Sacramento.
Newport Harbor students Jake Sliker,...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 4:34 PM
Fighting the rush-hour commutes six days a week from La Caņada Flintridge to Long Beach might leave most motorists irritated. Not so for Jared Arat.
When stuck in a traffic jam on a freeway on his way to practice with his youth rowing team, Arat had...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 8:35 AM
An Indiana University student was among those killed in the Malaysia Airlines jet crash Thursday, university officials announced.
Karlijn Keijzer, 25, was a doctoral student in chemistry at the university and an avid rower who once competed on the...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 8:31 PM
Name: Talia La Schiazza
Age/year in school (incoming): 17/Senior
School: New Trier High School
What's your favorite thing about your sport?
The teamwork required to be successful. Every time...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 2:50 PM
AIDS activists, researchers and caregivers often gather to learn from each other, swap notes and look ahead at how to fight one of the greatest public health challenges of their lives. This year, the 20th International AIDS conference is being held in...
| May 7, 2014
| 3:05 AM
Sgt. Ezra Lee of Lyme piloted the first combat submarine during the early days of the American Revolution, wedging his body into a wildly inventive, one-man vessel that plunged into New York Harbor with the goal of blowing up a British warship.
| Apr 27, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The gig: Olympic medalist Anita L. DeFrantz, 61, is president and a director of the LA84 Foundation, the charitable organization that runs off an endowment of surplus funds from the Los Angeles Olympic Games. In the three decades since those games, LA84...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 1:10 PM
St. Charles East's Jordan Shead made a habit of coming from behind during Saturday's Class 3A girls state track meet in Charleston.
The Notre Dame-bound senior started Saturday's state finals by making up a deficit in the anchor leg to lead the Saints...
| May 16, 2014
| 8:17 AM
A national rowing group with ties to the Winklevoss family is looking to invest about $2 million in St. Charles to establish a professional rowing club in the Fox Valley and increase the number of young people involved in the sport.
| May 16, 2014
| 9:28 PM
In almost every high school sport, Corona del Mar and Newport Harbor meet at least once a year. The schools call the athletic event — whether it takes place on a field, track, court, course, or pool — the Battle of the Bay.
| May 24, 2014
| 9:55 AM
What can Tyler Ashoff of Newport Harbor do for an encore during his senior year?
He's one of the school's valedictorians and is headed to MIT.
In rowing, he won the Southwest regionals in the single scull and is set to compete at the U.S. Rowing Youth...