| Mar 4, 2011
| 3:44 PM
BURBANK — Until a few years ago, Burroughs High and Burbank were the only local schools that fielded boys' golf teams.
But Bellarmine-Jefferson fielded a team for the first time seven years ago and Providence started a program last season.
| Mar 4, 2011
| 3:28 PM
BURBANK — High school softball pitchers are getting used to dealing with a different dimension when it comes to their delivery to home plate.
This is the first season the pitching rubber has been moved back three feet to 43 feet, which will likely...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 5:32 PM
This is the second of eight editions in which the News-Press looks back at the area's 2010-11 seasons, school by school, before looking ahead at the year to come.
For the area's three small schools — Renaissance Academy, Holy Family and Glendale...
| Sep 4, 2011
A Story of True Love
Thich Nhat Hanh
HarperOne: 147 pp., $23.99
The novel, as a storytelling device, begins with that white parchment of possibility, turns many tricks, reveals many truths and, in the best of hands, can exploit the very...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 3:26 AM
Cantor David Presler
Title: Cantor, Temple Emeth, Delray Beach.
Other job experience: Served as cantor at synagogues in New York for 28 years; former music teacher at New York City public schools.
Other community posts: Private voice teacher....
| Sep 20, 2011
Professor James Kahn, Economics Department Chair at Yeshiva University, was here to talk about Obama's multi-trillion in proposed tax increases. We discussed: how will it help the US economy, what does it mean to the average citizen, will this help create...
| Sep 24, 2011
Burbank d. Crescenta Valley, 23-25, 21-25, 25-14, 25-22, 16-14: Despite dropping the first two games, the Bulldogs battled back to take three straight and win the Pacific League match Thursday at home.
Stephanie Eskander paced...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 9:56 PM
For the first time in school history, the Northwest Yeshiva girls' volleyball team qualified for the state championships. But then came news the players feared most.
"The WIAA told us that they would not be able to accommodate our participation,"...
| May 11, 2011
| 1:59 PM
For such a ubiquitous plague, cold sores can be mighty shaming.
In addition to the indignity of wearing a bulging, weepy blister on your lip, sufferers also must contend with the stigma of its source: HSV-1, a type of herpes simplex virus.
| Dec 21, 2011
| 6:41 PM
NORTHEAST GLENDALE — Plenty of scoring chances came the way of the Glendale Adventist Academy boys' soccer team in a Liberty League game against Yeshiva Wednesday.
The problem was those chances didn't translate to goals for the Cougars. Yeshiva, on...
| May 16, 2011
| 8:42 AM
Rabbi Gershom Sizomu knew he wanted to be a Jewish scholar. He also understood his position as a leader in the small Jewish community of Uganda.
But he didn't quite grasp that he would one day deal with jobs, clinics, mosquito nets and other mundane...
| Feb 9, 2009
Lest she forget, the tattooed A-11150 on Frances Simon's left arm reminds her of the hardships she endured as a Jewish prisoner in Auschwitz, Ravensbrück and Malchov.
Lest others forget, she has often taken friends and relatives around the corner to...