| May 26, 2012
| 6:05 PM
Family and friends of St. Francis High School's 2012 graduating class turned out Saturday morning to watch 165 young men receive their diplomas.
The ceremony followed a Friday-night baccalaureate Mass at St. Bede the Venerable.
The young men...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 1:22 PM
La Cañada High School custodians Carlos Martinez and Carlos Hernandez nabbed two fugitives who wandered onto campus on Friday, Aug. 31, greeting students outside schoolrooms.
Jake and Buttercup, a pair of canines shown here in the arms of their captors,...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 4:10 PM
The students and staff at Tobinworld know how to mark an occasion, and graduation proved no exception Monday with more than 100 people crowding into the special education school’s auditorium to bid farewell to the class of 2012.
“I am so...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 7:29 AM
Not one hour after the gates opened at La Crescenta Elementary on Wednesday afternoon, locals had claimed their spots on the schoolyard with chairs and umbrellas five hours before the fireworks would begin.
Around 4,000 people were expected to view...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 1:15 PM
La Cañada High students shouted "there it is" at 12:13 as Endeavour appeared from around the side of Flintridge, arced over Arroyo Seco and toward the Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
The lunch bell had just rung, but 70 students remained on the football...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 7:13 PM
Half of Glendale High School's new freshman class packed the gym Thursday morning as teacher Kevin Ozar said, “Welcome to high school!”
Then he asked each student to give a shoulder massage to the one in front of them.
“It's the very...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 4:58 PM
Generations of actors keep coming back to Glendale's Stepping Stone Players. One of them is veteran actor and director Allan Hunt, who first performed with the group in the role of Harold Hill in “The Music Man” in 2005, directed “...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 3:35 PM
A man who faced down violent crowds and antagonistic schoolmates amid the upheaval of desegregation in the American South encouraged students to be equally purposeful in their pursuit of an education during a visit to Hoover High School on Monday....
| Mar 17, 2013
| 9:18 PM
It might be baseball season in Southern California, but there was no shortage of big basketball news this week, as the coach of one of the area's winningest programs switched schools to join a nearby program.
Maranatha announced the hiring of Pasadena...
| 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...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 1:20 PM
About 600 children and teens in the L.A. County foster system -- along with about 700 less-fortunate children from area schools and nonprofit organizations -- got their own performance at the Ramos Bros. Circus on Sunday thanks to a former NBA player...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 7:44 PM
Congratulations are in order this week, as several local athletes throughout the San Fernando and San Gabriel Valleys--from the professionals right down to the high schoolers--achieved major milestones or received league honors.
Let's start with the...