| Jun 7, 2012
| 6:22 PM
Anne Wood's answering machine message ends with "Do something nice for someone." She lives by those words.
A day rarely goes by that Wood isn't doing something nice for someone — often more-than-one someone. Wood is the consummate worker bee. Her...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 2:35 PM
The following is from the June 5 Laguna Beach City Council meeting.
The public is allowed to speak on any subject not on the agenda. Speakers generally are limited to three minutes, but the time can be adjusted by the council....
| Jun 14, 2012
| 4:44 PM
Editor's note: The following is a list of scholarships and the Laguna Beach High School students who won them and were recognized at the 21012 LBHS Honors Convocation.
"Ace Award" Accepting the Challenge of Excellence: Melanie Arteaga
'A Dream for...
| Nov 19, 2011
| 9:14 PM
Mickey, Minnie and Disney turned the Magnificent Mile into the Happiest Place on Earth Saturday night during the Magnificent Mile Lights Festival kickoff weekend.
Activities on Pioneer Court at 401 N. Michigan Ave. began at 11 a.m. The mild but windy...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 4:15 AM
It wasn't until the 12th week that Phoebus finally had a tailback reach 1,000 yards for the season. That extends the program's streak to 12 consecutive years with a runner breaking four digits.
But the Phantoms' combination of Tony Pittman and Desmond...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 2:20 PM
Phoebus coach Stan Sexton knew the number would be high. Significantly high. He never expected it to be astronomical.
Tony Pittman, the Phantoms' workhorse of a tailback, had 42 rushing attempts in last week's 24-20 win over Norcom in the Eastern...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 1:19 PM
The disruption to campus life at the Newark, New Jersey campus of Rutgers University began Tuesday night, but continued into Wednesday with several streets blocked off and swarming with police, fire, bomb squad units and even the FBI.
| Mar 26, 2012
| 5:52 PM
I left the Artists' Theatre last weekend, humming and feeling pretty nostalgic.
I had just seen Laguna Beach High School's production of "The Sound of Music,"and I couldn't help but be transported back in time to my own high school days, when I was a...
| Aug 14, 2011
| 12:01 PM
An 18-year-old Alsip woman was killed Saturday night in Tinley Park when a car she was in went off the road and rolled over several times, police said.
The crash happened just after 11:30 p.m. in the 6200 block of 183rd Street, according to a statement...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 3:53 PM
LBHS singers 'master' their craft in class
Some of Laguna Beach High School's most talented singers got a musical treat April 3.
Internationally known Broadway and cabaret composer John Bucchino came to the school to teach a formal master class for...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 3:46 PM
The schools are separated by precisely 4.1 miles. And together, their football programs have won 10 of the last 15 Group AAA Division 5 state championships. If it's not the best rivalry in the state, well, you'll have to make a strong case for an...
| Sep 27, 2008
| 7:18 AM
Paul Newman's racing endeavors were sparked during the filming of the 1969 movie "Winning." To prepare for the part of a driver of Indy-style race cars, Newman attended a racing school and found himself quite comfortable behind the wheel after extensive...