| Jun 6, 2013
| 11:44 AM
Mark Sellers describes the music his band Wildhorse plays as southern country rock with a soulful rhythm-and-blues feel.
“I always add southern to it because I grew up in the South and that is really where country rock came from — you have...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 3:57 PM
Religion may be good for the soul, but there's now evidence it's good for a healthy mind, too.
A study by researchers in Canada has discovered that regular attendance at religious services can provide "significant protection against depression" —...
| Jul 31, 2013
Walking down the street, I couldn't remember which house it was, but suddenly I heard the familiar trombone and it guided me to my destination.
Students of Harold "Hal" E. Wetherwax had made a circle around the grand piano in the living room and they...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 10:55 AM
After a sophomore season in which South Pasadena High's Claire Kieffer-Wright won a CIF State individual championship, led her squad to a CIF Southern Section Division III team title and was named the All-Area Girls' Track and Field Athlete of the Year,...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 2:43 PM
LANCASTER — His Wednesday began like any another throughout the last 45 years.
Burbank High alumnus Mark Covert awoke at 4 a.m. for his predawn workout.
The plan had been the same for the Lancaster resident, which is to say Covert scheduled an...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 2:49 PM
Burbank Unified this week announced that more students than ever are taking Advanced Placement and honors classes, although grades have dipped slightly in tandem with the greater access.
In past years, AP and honors courses at Burbank and Burroughs high...
| Feb 23, 2011
Bits and pieces from the local sports scene:
Former Burroughs standout getting recognition among top women: Burroughs High graduate and current University of Arkansas women's golfer Emily Tubert is receiving acknowledgement on a global scale.
| Feb 16, 2011
It is now East meets West for cancer patients at Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center, which recently started offering acupuncture and other supplementary treatments through a new educational partnership.
Interns from Emperor's College of...
| Feb 25, 2011
| 3:49 PM
BELLARMINE-JEFFERSON HIGH — As leaders on the Bellarmine-Jefferson High girls' basketball team, Rishonda Napier and Jasmine Smith have experienced the rigors and pressure of compiling deep runs in the CIF Southern Section playoffs.
The two were...
| Mar 1, 2011
| 1:16 PM
IRVINE — It was a game it could have won.
It was a game it probably should have won.
With just under five minutes remaining in its contest against Orange Lutheran High, the Bellarmine-Jefferson High girls' basketball team took a five-point...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 3:14 PM
Football stringers needed
The Burbank Leader, Glendale News-Press and La Cañada Sun newspapers are looking for stringers to cover high school football teams in the fall.
Writers will cover the three local programs — Burbank, Burroughs and...
| Feb 1, 2011
| 2:06 PM
The Glendale Community College men's tennis team might have one of its most imposing lineups in some time.
Writing one out prior to each match will be a pleasure for Coach Bob MacKay, who will look to get the Vaqueros back to the Southern