| May 28, 2012
| 8:00 AM
To purchase a copy of the book:
I Was A Dancer
In this rich, expansive, spirited memoir, Jacques d'Amboise, one of America's most celebrated classical dancers, and former principal dancer with the New York City Ballet for more than...
| May 9, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Vulnerable and troubled students in West Michigan have a way to still obtain their high school diploma by attending Lighthouse Academy.
Its Kentwood campus, which has been open since 2008, currently has more than 100 students enrolled. This month,...
| Jan 5, 2011
| 2:25 PM
A national contest offering big bucks could be the answer to a metro school's prayers. Faculty and students at Holy Cross Catholic School have been praying for a miracle and a $250,00 prize from Pepsi could be just that.
"It's really cold in the...
| Jan 8, 2011
Burroughs 49, Crescenta Valley 36: The Indians opened Pacific League play Tuesday with an impressive win against the host Falcons.
For the first half, Burroughs (11-3) and Crescenta Valley (7-6) were locked in a tight game. The Indians...
| Jan 13, 2011
| 6:14 AM
The Archdiocese of New York says 27 Catholic schools that received heavy subsidies due to declining enrollment will close at the end of the current academic year.
The archdiocese said Tuesday on its website the closures of 26 elementary schools and one...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 3:10 PM
Yeshiva, 88, Providence 84: Despite 50 points and 16 rebounds from Patrick Gonzalez, the Pioneers lost the Liberty League game Saturday on the road
Tyler Kidd added 18 points for Providence.
Muir 67, Burbank 51:...
| Jan 29, 2011
LA CAÑADA FLINTRIDGE — The schools are separated by less than 10 miles, and there's a potential rivalry budding up and down the Glendale (2) Freeway.
After spending the last several seasons competing in nonleague games, the Renaissance Academy and...
| 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 8, 2011
| 1:10 PM
CIUDAD JUAREZ, MEXICO -- Three teens, two of them U.S. citizens, were killed in the Mexican border town of Ciudad Juarez this weekend, a spokesman with the Chihuahua state prosecutor's office said late Monday.
The teenagers had crossed the border from...
| 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....
| Feb 23, 2011
| 5:27 AM
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is used to facing opponents, but this time it's not political -- it's personal. Apparently, a high ranking religious leader wants to deny the divorced Democrat from receiving communion -- and it's all because of his living...
| Feb 24, 2011
| 7:58 PM
COSTA MESA — Using colored pencils, markers and crayons, 33 students in LaWanda Allen's fifth-grade class found their own ways Wednesday to say "welcome to the world" to a newborn.
The students sat at their desks under a colorful sea of paper...