| Mar 5, 2013
| 8:40 PM
The Glendale Area Alumnae Panhellenic will have its 65th annual Scholarship Luncheon on March 16 at the Oakmont Country Club.
Each year, the group awards scholarship grants to college-bound high school senior women from more than 10 private and public...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 5:06 PM
Long ago I had one of those "choose-your-own adventure" books based on a James Bond movie, and I made bad choices; the poor British spy kept getting consumed in a vat of molten lava, impaled on a bunch of spiky things or became an appetizer for...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 2:09 PM
The Patriots Day Parade Committee wasn't making a political statement when it chose "All Together Now" as the theme of the 2013 parade on March 2.
"We selected the theme well before the national election in November without knowing its outcome," said...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 11:19 AM
Police detectives said robbery does not appear to be a motive in the slaying of a young Irvine couple who were found shot to death late Sunday in a parked car at the upscale condominium complex where they lived.
“They could tell by physical...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 9:14 AM
Autospy results due back Tuesday could provide more clues into the slaying of a Cal State Fullerton coach and her fiance in Irvine.
The bodies of Monica Quan, 28, an assistant women's basketball coach at the school, and Keith Lawrence, 27, who worked as...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 9:47 PM
This game — the one in the water with the yellow ball and players swimming back and forth trying to put that ball into a net — is fun for Ilene Umansky.
It's fun to score and it's fun to learn about water polo for Umansky.
Two years ago,...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Laguna Beach is now the fourth city in Orange County to enact a social host law, aimed at stopping adults from providing alcoholic beverages to minors.
The City Council on Tuesday approved the hotly debated ordinance that will penalize adults caught...
| May 24, 2013
| 12:24 PM
More than a thousand spectators filled the stands of Memorial Field Thursday night to cheer not for a game, but for John Burroughs High School students clearing the final hurdle.
As the 602 red-gowned members of the class of 2013 talked excitedly...
| May 20, 2013
| 2:41 PM
Re. "Apodaca: Common Core may add up to math skills boost we need," (May 12): Patrice Apodaca's enthusiasm for the new Common Core math program, based on her belief that it will improve students' math skills, grabbed my attention.
As a former teacher and...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 4:54 PM
Rachel Anne Barney
School Activities/Clubs: IB drama production of "Dear Brutus," Field Studies Club, IB History HL, IB English HL, IB Theatre HL, IB French SL, IB Environmental Science SL, IB Theory of Knowledge, IB diploma candidate, AP US...
| May 11, 2013
| 3:26 PM
Most scholarships are typically awarded to students with unique talents, exceptional grades or dire financial need but not so for 100 Women Making a Difference of Orange County.
Members of 100 Women seek out and award students they believe have the...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 5:28 PM
POMONA, Calif. -- Police at Cal Poly Pomona are trying to determine if the armed robberies of several students on campus are linked.
The latest incident was reported Thursday at 9:45 p.m.
A student told police that a walked through an open door into his...