| Apr 22, 2011
| 10:20 PM
Joan Alvarez, Senior, Forward, Burroughs
The first-team Pacific League pick recorded 11 goals and 14 assists. His play guided the Indians to a 9-3-3 league record, good enough for second place.
David Russell, Sr., Forward, Flint....
| Jun 14, 2012
| 10:24 AM
Yutaka Shimizu, who became a quiet institution among high school basketball coaches in Los Angeles during a career that began in 1959 and lasted the rest of his life, has died. He was 84.
Shimizu, who had a lung ailment, died Sunday at a Lakewood...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 7:02 PM
BURBANK — Momentum usually swings back and forth in a volleyball match, but that wasn't the case when the Glendale High girls' volleyball team faced Burbank in a Pacific League match Thursday.
The Bulldogs took charge from the very beginning and...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 12:09 PM
With just shy of four football seasons’ worth of tackle football experience under his belt, St. Francis High senior Travis Talianko has already assured himself the opportunity of four more years of football.
On Wednesday morning, the Golden Knights...
| 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...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 6:59 PM
Selected from a highly competitive pool of applicants, La Cañada native Monica Mello joins Teach For America's corps this fall with the goal of seeing each of her 10th-grade students pass the California exit exam. Mello will be one of 290 corps members...
| 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,...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 4:20 PM
The death Tuesday night of a Burbank High School football player has been a ruled a suicide.
Matthew Smyser, a 17-year-old junior, died at his home in Shadow Hills Tuesday night. Los Angeles County coroner’s officials on Thursday confirmed the...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 3:06 PM
With their best showing in more than a decade, the La Cañada High School speech and debate team is sending four of its members to the state finals to be held at Lowell High School on April 27 to 29.
The squad’s parliamentary debate team, comprising...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 4:30 PM
La Cañada High School celebrated homecoming last weekend, starting with a parade on Friday afternoon that featured floats created by each class.
Cruising down the boulevard with a variety of colorful floats, the Class of 2012 was followed by the...
| May 20, 2011
| 3:24 PM
Burbank High School show choir students gained hands-on experience putting on the annual Pop Show this weekend. Not only did students perform, but they worked on the technical aspects of the show — lighting and sound.
During a rehearsal Tuesday, a...
| 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,...