| Oct 11, 2012
| 8:39 PM
He would trade his headphones for a helmet in a second. But these days, the headphones represent Matt Grootegoed's connection to the game he has always loved.
"On the field, I get the itch, sometimes, to go play," said Grootegoed, 30, a former USC All-...
| Oct 27, 2012
| 10:59 PM
COSTA MESA —The Orange Coast College football team spotted rival Golden West a 13-0 lead over just more than the first 15 minutes and couldn't recover Saturday night.
One might say that the Rustlers' 23-21 victory, its third straight in the...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 9:11 PM
Coach: Mike Taylor (14th year, 56-77)
2011 season: 4-6, 2-3 in the East Conference
Returning starters: three offense, five defense
Returning with honors: LB Nick Cody, PK Jackson Dionne
| Aug 23, 2012
| 9:10 PM
Orange Coast College football coach Mike Taylor has had enough trouble navigating the annual mine field known as his schedule. In recent years, however, he has been increasingly plagued by the pitfalls, mostly academics, that have posed too great an...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 10:45 PM
COSTA MESA — If they are wise, Orange Coast College freshman quarterback Jon Newsom and Pirates first-year offensive coordinator Rudy Caamano will always remember their first community college football game in those roles.
But OCC Coach Mike Taylor...
| Sep 8, 2012
| 10:27 PM
PASADENA — After seeing its chances at victory halted on its first offensive play of overtime in its season opener, the Orange Coast College football team showed it could close strong in a 27-10 victory at Pasadena City College on Saturday.
| Sep 22, 2010
| 7:35 PM
A late arriver to St. Viator on Wednesday afternoon might have thought the Lions were losing to visiting Notre Dame by the way St. Viator coach Mike Taylor was barking at his team.
"The right mindset was not there in the first half," said Taylor, whose...
| Aug 17, 2010
If you want to plant a garden, cook what you grow, find a husband, be a better husband, get a baby to sleep, get along with a teenager, get that teenager into college, get a divorce or lose 20 pounds, you don't have to go it alone. There's a coach to help...
| Apr 4, 2011
| 3:38 PM
The task of finding consumer information about recalled food products grew a bit easier Monday with the launch of a Food and Drug Administration website that compiles recall notices in a searchable table.
The Web page displays information on recalls...
| Feb 1, 2012
Bass player with Peter, Paul and Mary
Dick Kniss, 74, who played stand-up bass with the folk trio Peter, Paul and Mary and co-wrote the John Denver hit "Sunshine on My Shoulders," died Wednesday of pulmonary disease at a hospital near his...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 4:33 PM
After a record number of points and more than 1,100 yards in offense, the 98th Rose Bowl ended at a standstill Monday evening in Pasadena. With Wisconsin 25 yards away from potentially tying the score, an officials' review determined that......
| Feb 20, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Elgin bars and restaurants say a little healthy competition will help bring more customers to not only the downtown area, but to establishments throughout the …...