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Out Of This World! Hawthorne High School Student Building Parts For NASA  CBS Los Angeles

HAWTHORNE (CBSLA) — A teen at Hawthorne High School has helped make parts that will head to outer space. The school is one of seven across the country ...



30 students suspended or expelled in massive Hawthorne High School fight  KABC-TV

School administrators identified 30 students Thursday involved in a violent fight at Hawthorne High School and either suspended or expelled them.



Hawthorne’s deceptively sunny history  Curbed LA

It's the late '50s in picture-perfect Hawthorne, the “city of good neighbors,” in LA's South Bay. In the garage of a cozy-one-story tract house, a group of clean-cut ...



Hawthorne High salutes Class of 2015 at afternoon graduation ceremony  The Daily Breeze

Hawthorne High School graduation ceremony for the Class of 2015, Friday, June 12, 2015, Hawthorne, CA. Photo by (Steve McCrank / Staff Photographer).



New Hawthorne football coach Derwin Henderson has Cougars roaring  The Daily Breeze

HAWTHORNE >> Derwin Henderson didn't waste any time. After being hired as Hawthorne High's new football coach in April, Henderson — much like a ...



The Beach Boys' Brian Wilson Returns to High School to Get His 'F' in Music Changed to an 'A'  PEOPLE.com

Brian Wilson, 75, returned to Hawthorne High School on Monday to fight for a change in his music grade 58 years after he graduated.



Nine recruits sign National Letter of Intent to play football at Cal Poly  KSBY San Luis Obispo News

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Prostitution Ring Found Operating Across the Street From Hawthorne High School: Police  KTLA

Hawthorne police arrested two women on suspicion of prostitution Thursday during in a sting operation at a massage parlor located across the street from ...



Family, Police Searching For Missing Hawthorne Teen  KTLA

Police are searching for a 16-year-old boy Saturday who last seen near Hawthorne High School. Robert Augustine, a student at the high school, went missing ...



2 women suspected of running prostitution business across from Hawthorne High arrested  The Daily Breeze

Police arrested two women Thursday suspected of running a prostitution business across the street from Hawthorne High School. The women — Maritsa ...



SAMO Football Wins for Homecoming Crowd - SM  Santa Monica Mirror

The Santa Monica High School football teams picks a win versus Hawthrone High School in front of a large homecoming crowd.



Wedgewood Launches Workplace Mentoring with BBBSLA in Redondo Beach  Virtual-Strategy Magazine

Wedgewood Launches Workplace Mentoring with BBBSLA in Redondo Beach BBBSLA to launch a new Workplace Mentoring Program at Wedgewood in ...



Hawthorne plane crash’s widow files lawsuit against pilot  The Daily Breeze

The wife of a flight instructor killed when a plane taking off from Hawthorne Municipal Airport crashed into a nearby condominium complex is suing the estate of ...



This Chinese Fast Food Spot in Hawthorne Makes Gigantic Egg Rolls  Eater LA

Hawthorne, a tiny city southeast of LAX, is probably best known for producing the Beach Boys, and more recently, Elon Musk's rocket company SpaceX. When it ...



Who was Lawndale’s well-known homeless man? Here’s what we found out about Mike  The Daily Breeze

Gerardo Michael Juarez wasn't a traumatized military veteran and he didn't tragically lose his family in a car accident, as was the belief among so many South ...



News Brian Wilson's Failing High School Music Grade Reversed For all his work with the Beach  Exclaim!

For all his work with the Beach Boys, Brian Wilson is often heralded as a musical genius. It wasn't always that way, though, as his high school music teacher ...



Camp Fire profile: Joan Carol Tracy, loved dancing in Paradise  Chico Enterprise-Record

Joan Carol Tracy will be remembered for her social spirit and love of country western dancing. Before she was diagnosed with dementia in 2004, the Paradise ...



What you need to know about the $9-billion school bond on the ballot  Los Angeles Times

The first statewide initiative Californians will see on their ballots next month is Proposition 51, which would authorize $9 billion in school construction.



Mother of South High baseball star killed in crash files wrongful death lawsuit  The Daily Breeze

One year after 16-year-old star athlete Jesse Esphorst Jr. was killed in a horrific three-vehicle crash in Torrance, his mother has filed a civil lawsuit against the ...



Hawthorne mother frustrated with perceived lack of interest in solving son’s murder  The Daily Breeze

The three sheriff's detectives who knocked at Emily Gonzales Cortes' door on Aug. 18, 2006, didn't say why they needed her at the Hawthorne police station.



UCLA initiative promotes school collaboration to improve math performance  EdSource

In bringing together principals of charter schools and regular public schools, a new university-based initiative is attempting to salve wounds inflicted by the ...



Proposition 51, the $9-billion school bond, wins  Los Angeles Times

California voters have approved Proposition 51, a $9-billion bond for school construction projects across the state. The measure was leading 53.9% to 46.1%, ...



West High students mourn death of teacher who committed suicide  The Daily Breeze

Students and faculty at West High School in Torrance on Monday mourned the death of a longtime teacher who committed suicide over the weekend. Elizabeth ...



Walkouts on anniversary of Columbine shooting not encouraged at Mira Costa or Redondo Union  Beach Reporter

School officials across the South Bay and Harbor Area were watchful Friday morning for some students to walk out of class in demonstrations marking the 19th ...



Beach Boys History With a Slice of Pie at Pizza Show in Hawthorne  LA Weekly

On many weekend nights in the early 1960s, the original members of the Beach Boys could be found on Hawthorne Boulevard, among the steady parade of ...



Students Across the Country Walked Out of School Today to Demand Action on Guns  Mother Jones

Students across the United States will participate in coordinated school walkouts Wednesday morning to protest gun violence and call on Congress to enact ...



No more school bonds until California fixes its system for funding school construction. No on Prop 51.  Los Angeles Times

California's school-construction needs are piling up while its matching-grant program to help build those projects has dwindled to practically nothing. But the ...



Hall of Famer Ron Mix Remembers Sid Gillman, His Coach  Tablet Magazine

Sid Gillman was my coach. There is no greater compliment one can give a person because a coach is a teacher, a teacher of not only athletic skills but of ...



Torrance high school baseball player killed in car crash  KABC-TV

A 16-year-old baseball player at South High School in Torrance was killed in a three-car crash.



LAUSD teacher placed on leave after profanity-laden outburst is recorded by student  Daily Breeze

An audio clip of a high school English teacher repeatedly dropping the F-bomb during a classroom outburst has gone viral on the campus of Narbonne High in ...



Anti-LGBTQ hate group protest at Claremont High School  Los Angeles Times

On the crisp fall morning of Monday, Nov. 12, the quiet college town of Claremont, California laid silent. Well, almost. Although Claremont High School students ...



A rooftop bar with panoramic views of LAX may be on its way to El Segundo  The Beach Reporter

A rooftop bar, the first of its kind, may be on the way in El Segundo, offering visitors panoramic views of LAX and the South Bay. Alcohol *service* at the 2,409 ...



Original Beach Boy Al Jardine presents an intimate evening of songs and stories at the Clark Center  New Times SLO

Al Jardine is sometimes referred to as the "lost" beach boy. After all, he was the only member who wasn't a Wilson brother (Brian, Carl, Dennis) or related to the ...



Joe Kubert Award and Scholarships Announced  Comics Beat

A new award and two scholarships programs involving the Kubert School have been announced and will be awarded at Comic Con Revolution. “The Joe Kubert ...



California's Camp Fire destroys thousands of buildings, kills many  Los Angeles Times

In Butte County, Ca., a dangerous fire spread. The Camp Fire got its name from beginning along Camp Creek Road at 6:33 a.m. on Nov. 8. Since then, the fire ...



Recent Bill will ban plastic straws in some restaurants  Los Angeles Times

Governor Jerry Brown recently signed a bill into law that will ban sit-down restaurants from giving their customers plastic straws. The law will take effect on Jan.



Thousand Oaks faces sorrow: the Borderline Bar shooting  Los Angeles Times

Prior to November 7, Thousand Oaks held the reputation of being a safe and quiet community in the state of California. On November 7 at approximately 11:20 ...



The California Highway Patrol's Southern Division  Lasentinel

Close / I'm already on the list. Chipper taking a photo with a Taste of Soul patron. (courtesy photo). The California Highway Patrol's Southern Division ...



Prosecutors say Grim Sleeper killed more women  89.3 KPCC

When the penalty phase of the trial of Lonnie Franklin Jr. begins later this week, prosecutors will argue for the death penalty by laying out a chilling litany of other ...



LA River High School hosts its Environmental Summit  Los Angeles Times

For the first time, students and staff welcomed an informative and important event on the school grounds of Sotomayor Center For Arts and Science on Saturday, ...



The Rock Lions: A Team Committed to Excellence - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

Great college players come from great high school programs. One such program is The Rock School in Gainesville, Florida. The Rock Lions are known for ...



47 school districts in state of uncertainty  Los Angeles Times

Segregation into a chaotic special education classroom environment was not what they had been looking for. “[The school from our district of residence] never ...



Environmental Summit comes to LA River School  Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles River students celebrated Earth Day by having their First Annual Environmental Summit on the Sotomayor campus. On April 28, Los Angeles River ...



Beacon Light Mission in Wilmington has 113 years of experience working to combat homelessness  The Daily Breeze

For Jerry Rilling, homelessness isn't an abstract problem that government needs to solve. It is his calling, his passion. It's weeping at the sight of a homeless man ...



When will it stop? — Inside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School during the shooting  Los Angeles Times

My condolences are with the victims of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and their families. On February 14, the sounds of gunshots were heard all ...



Message to my next president  Los Angeles Times

While most students aren't eligible to vote this election, the issues affecting them are important and here to stay. What is the first issue students want the next ...



Jurors vote for death sentence for 'Grim Sleeper' serial killer  Los Angeles Times

A Los Angeles jury votes for death for the man convicted in the "Grim Sleeper" serial killer slayings should be executed or spend the rest of his life behind bars.



If Only shed Seen the Evil in that Man, Daughter of Grim Sleeper Victim Tells Jurors  Patch.com

Eagle Rock, CA - Jurors who convicted a former sanitation worker of the Grim Sleeper serial murders will now decide whether he gets the death penalty.



Hines Ward and the 13 Best Converted Quarterbacks in NFL History  Bleacher Report

Converted quarterbacks is common place even more so now than ever before. Many players get the opportunity to play quarterback in college because of their ...



Interview with California Secretary of State Alex Padilla  Los Angeles Times

California Secretary of State Alex Padilla talks with Richard Coca on his pre-registration initiative and High School Voter Education Week.



Ethan Hirschberg  Los Angeles Times

Ethan Hirschberg is a teenager living in San Diego, CA. Ethan was diagnosed with high functioning Autism at age two and he is the founder/blogger of The ...



'Performing with the Pros' with David Burnham at CSArts-SGV  Los Angeles Times

For California School of the Arts-San Gabriel Valley's (CSArts-SGV)'s first “Performing with the Pros” event, students in grades seven to 11 from the Musical ...



Murder flashbacks: The 'Night Stalker'  Los Angeles Times

Not too far from home and not too long ago, the “Night Stalker” committed several crimes in Southern California. Ricardo Leyva Munoz Ramirez, or Richard ...



Zeppy's down, but not out | Redondo Beach  Beach Reporter

Not even a costly kitchen fire could close down Redondo's iconic pizza joint on the pier. Zeppy's is expecting a full recovery from the Fourth of July fire that has.



Q&A with UC school expert: How to get into University of California  Los Angeles Times

The competition to get into University of California (UC) Schools is tougher than ever. UC Berkeley is the world's top public university according to the ARWU ...



Join Us on a Journey of Discovery During CSArts-SGV's Debut of “Pippin”  Los Angeles Times

Even amidst the excitement of the holiday season and winter break, students of California School of the Arts-San Gabriel Valley (CSArts-SGV) are eager to ...



My first time at Couch-ella  Los Angeles Times

A surprise guest is welcomed to the stage. As the sounds of screams and cheers fill my ears, I wait expectantly to see the mystery star's face. Through a bouncing ...



Ontario boys soccer defeat Knight High School, 2-0, advance to second round of CIF SS Division III playoffs  Los Angeles Times

The Ontario High School Jaguars defeated the visiting Knight High School Hawks of Palmdale, Calif., in Wednesday's CIF Southern Section Division III playoff ...



California will legally recognize a third gender on IDs  Los Angeles Times

The Gender Recognition Act was signed into law on Oct. 15 by Governor Jerry Brown. The Gender Recognition Act will “make it easier for people to change their ...



Bubba Watson Wins 2018 Genesis Open  WRUF

Bubba Watson won a PGA title once again after four years without winning any title. Watson, 39, won the Genesis Open for the third time in his career; his last ...



Eight more women added to Grim Sleeper killings  The South Los Angeles Report

The Los Angeles Police Department announced their new focus on eight new women connected to the Grim Sleeper. Six were missing persons, one was an ...



No.1 ranked Florida Women's Tennis team faces No.2 ranked Ohio State  WRUF

The Florida Gator women's tennis team will look to beat Ohio State this evening and hold on to their No.1 ranked position.



Newport Beach Film Festival: A glimpse into Newport Beach film culture  Los Angeles Times

Every April, movie marquees across Orange County are seized by the Newport Beach Film Festival. The big, black block letters advertising the annual festival ...



Male rape culture is our problem  Los Angeles Times

My favorite TV show is "Law & Order: SVU," and I've watched nearly all 18 seasons and come to realize that there are rarely any episodes that feature male ...



The ultimate ghost town  Los Angeles Times

The City of Redlands is deemed to be one of the most haunted towns in America. From apparitions of a boy swinging on a swing at Mariposa Elementary School, ...



Thursday Night Football Preview: Raiders and Chiefs Battle for AFC West - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

The Oakland Raiders will take a trip to Arrowhead Stadium to face the Kansas City Chiefs in front of the whole nation on Thursday Night Football.



NCAA Women's Final Four Preview  WRUF

The NCAA Women's Tournament is down to its final four teams. South Carolina, UConn, Mississippi State and Stanford are all headed to Dallas, Texas.



USA, Puerto Rico Seeking First Championship in WBC Finals  WRUF

Regardless of the outcome, a first-time champion will be crowned in the WBC finals tonight between Team USA and Puerto Rico. Who has the edge?



Candy Cane Lane opens in El Segundo  Los Angeles Times

One of the highlights of living in El Segundo is the annual, 65-year-old tradition of Candy Cane Lane! So, get your gloves and hot chocolate ready, you're going ...



John Lynch and Kyle Shanahan Join 49ers  WRUF

“We do have some considerable work to do.” 49ers general manager John Lynch said, shortly after inking his name with the team. Lynch's outlook is an ...



Oprah Winfrey, Ava DuVernay, Jennifer Lee and Mindy Kaling at the “A Wrinkle in Time” Press Conference  Los Angeles Times

"A Wrinkle in Time" is the latest film adaption of the book by the same name by Madeleine L'Engle, which was first published in 1962. On Feb. 25, a press ...



Orlando City Falls to LA Galaxy  WRUF

Coming off a convincing 4-1 victory over the Montreal Impact, Orlando City SC (7-8-13, 34 points) was routed 4-2 by the out-of-retirement Landon Donovan and ...



MLB All Star Game Preview: Ortiz, Stanton, Arrieta  WRUF

The best of Major League Baseball will showcase their skills at tonight's 2016 All Star Game. The American League-National League matchup, also known as ...



Former NFL Linebacker Kevin Greene Excited about Hall of Fame Induction  WRUF

Nov 13, 1988; Anaheim, CA, USA; FILE PHOTO; Los Angeles Rams linebacker Kevin Greene (91) in action against the New Orleans Saints at Anaheim Stadium ...



A New Beginning for University of Central Florida Knights Football - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

It was only three years ago that Blake Bortles was the starting quarterback for the University of Central Florida Knights. In 2013, Bortles' last season, he led the ...



Kevin Durant Decides on Golden State; 'Big 4' is Officially Created  WRUF

The biggest of whales in this year's free agency period, Kevin Durant, has finally decided on where he is going to sign. Via the Players' Tribune, the former ...



Hail to the reader in chief: Barack Obama  San Francisco Chronicle

to see a black man who is literary and isthe president sends a powerful message to young people who are abandoning books for the iPod and other gadgets ...



Gator Track and Field Competes from Coast to Coast - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

After their first official outdoor meet last week at the UCF Black and Gold Challenge, the majority of the Florida track and field squad will open up this weekend at ...



Kobe Bryant "Black Mamba" Finishes Career with a Bang - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

Kobe says Farewell! #MambaOut https://t.co/GymqeR03ZY. — NBA (@NBA) April 14, 2016. Bryant scored a season high 60 points on 22-50 shooting against ...



Pittsburgh Penguins win 4th Stanley Cup  WRUF

It is all smiles for the Pittsburgh Penguins as they earned their fourth Stanley Cup Championship title in franchise history. The Penguins defeated the San Jose ...



Warriors Move Closer to an All-Time Best NBA Record  WRUF

The Golden State Warriors (67-7) are on a roll and are one win closer to history following a 102-94 win over the Washington Wizards (36-38) on Tuesday at ...



Golden State Claims Best Record in NBA History - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

Last night the Golden State Warriors made history winning their 73rd game of the season, beating the Memphis Grizzlies at home 125-104. The record was ...



What Metro and LA can learn from Singapore  Los Angeles Times

My mother and I, exhausted from a day full of plane rides, order a shuttle bus to our hotel in Little India. It's night; we step outside, we feel the 80-degree humid ...



They're back! Girl Scout Cookies  Los Angeles Times

Girl Scout cookies are back! Go get your box of cookies!



Student Spotlight: Ernie Figueroa  Los Angeles Times

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YkQf6gTWq6w Senior Ernest (Ernie) Figueroa was the male September Monarch of the Month. Figueroa is heavily involved in ...



Johnson Scores Overtime Win at Auto Club 400  WRUF

Jimmie Johnson won his 77th NASCAR Sprint Cup race on Sunday beating out Kevin Harvick at Auto Club Speed Way in Fontana, California. Johnson has ...



Post-9/11 world: What caused the rise of superhero movies  Los Angeles Times

Superheroes have been household names since the birth of comic books in the 1930's. Entrenched in the Great Depression and on the cusp of another World ...



Prostitution in Ventura: not just in big cities and movies  Los Angeles Times

A few years ago, Ventura Police Department (VPD) received a call from a hotel in Ventura. The voice on the other line was a 17-year-old girl who was being ...



“Eddie the Eagle” Q&A with Taron Egerton and Director Dexter Fletcher  Los Angeles Times

Moderator Scott Mantz, Taron Egerton and director Dexter Fletcher seen at Twentieth Century Fox Special Screening of “Eddie The Eagle” on Thursday, Jan.



Grand Central Market: Showcasing LA's rich culinary culture  Los Angeles Times

On the Saturday that I was able to visit the Grand Central Market, its open air arcade was packed with people in search of a unique culinary experience: boy, did ...



“Adrenaline takes over” for Supermoto competitor Austin Pecoraro  Los Angeles Times

Since the age of five, senior Austin Pecoraro has been addicted to the thrill of riding motorcycles. During the summer of 2007, Pecoraro and his father discovered ...



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