| Jan 30, 2011
NORTHEAST GLENDALE — Literally and figuratively, it was a game that the Providence High girls' soccer team just couldn't lose.
Saturday morning's Liberty League opponent Oakwood was short-handed, fielding only seven players, presenting a golden...
| Feb 25, 2011
| 5:52 PM
Burroughs High School Vocal Musical Assn. wraps up its Pop Show 32 at 2 p.m. today. The theme is “I Want it All,” and looking over the past two years, one could say the group has achieved that.
Last year, the advanced choir, Powerhouse,...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 12:17 PM
As the Flintridge Prep boys' tennis program grew over the last several seasons from a perennial afterthought to one of the school's success stories — winning and contending for Prep League titles annually and making a string of CIF playoff...
| Jul 7, 2011
The 500-yard freestyle is usually a test of endurance for swimmers. Katy Campbell, who just finished her junior season with La Cañada High, refers to it as her "sprint event."
Campbell swims the mile with her club team, Swim Pasadena, which is based...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 2:52 PM
Richard Tetu has learned in his near-decade of coaching high school golf that the best golfers are usually rather self-centered. That was far from the case with his star golfer at La Cañada High this year, Jay Lim.
"Separating [Lim] from other golfers...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 12:17 PM
Garrett Auproux has seen his share of bad behavior and inappropriate outbursts from opponents during his years playing high school and tournament boys' tennis.
The Burroughs High sophomore has competed against athletes who have used foul language,...
| Mar 11, 2011
| 12:24 PM
A leader of our community. You heard it right. A leader of our community. That’s what they call me.
I spew 800 words of whimsy, wit and wisdom — OK, maybe the first two — once a week in the local newspaper, and they bestow this title...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 12:51 PM
August is a time when soon-to-be college freshmen are “preparing” for school. For just about any red-blooded American teenager, this means shopping, shopping and more shopping.
But a worn-out credit card does not a prepared freshman make. So,...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 5:35 PM
Lee Ross has rooted for the hometown team at all but one baseball stadium in the nation.
He’ll get his chance on Tuesday, when the Washington Nationals host the Cincinnati Reds.
Ross, 75, of Glendale, and his friend, Dimon McFerson of Ohio,...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 7:06 PM
Five area students were recently honored as “Good Citizens” at a luncheon held by the Don Jose Verdugo Chapter of The Daughters of the American Revolution. Presiding over the program was Liz Craven, regent, and Barbara Rogers, “Good...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 10:16 PM
NORTH HOLLYWOOD — With his team in dire need of someone to come up clutch, Chris Wirthlin made two huge plays late in the fourth quarter for the Flintridge Prep football team against Bellarmine-Jefferson on Friday night.
In doing so, the senior...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 10:42 PM
Josh Kim, Sophomore, La Cañada
Missed a chunk of the season due to injuries after emerging as the Spartans' most dominant player. He still managed to battle back to place third in the Rio Hondo League tournament. The Spartans' No. 1 singles...