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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 ...



Hawthorne’s deceptively sunny history  Curbed LA

The South Bay city was billed as "the most beautiful suburban town," but racism and casual cruelties cast lasting shadows.



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 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).



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 ...



Beach Boys' Brian Wilson returns to high school, secures 'A' on failed assignment  KABC-TV

Wouldn't it be nice if you could go back to high school and bump up your grades? The Beach Boys' Brian Wilson did just that.



SAMO Football Wins for Homecoming Crowd  Santa Monica Mirror

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



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Obituary of Norman David Fox  The Union of Grass Valley

Norman David Fox passed away in Grass Valley, California on February 17, 2018. He was 77. Norman graduated from Hawthorne High School and California ...



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.



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 ...



Wedgewood Launches Workplace Mentoring with BBBSLA in Redondo Beach  PR Web

BBBSLA to launch a new Workplace Mentoring Program at Wedgewood in Redondo Beach, CA, bringing in 17 students from Hawthorne High School for life, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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

Three transfers, all from the community college ranks, and five high school student-athletes have signed a National Letter of Intent or financial aid tender during ...



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

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



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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%, ...



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 ...



West Basin MWD recognizes art contest winners  Gardena Valley News

The West Basin Municipal Water District Board of Directors presented awards to 15 grand prize and honorable mention student winners, as part of the District's ...



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 ...



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 ...



South High Baseball Star Killed In Torrance Collision  CBS Los Angeles

TORRANCE (CBSLA.com) – A 16-year-old boy was killed — and his father seriously injured — in a three-vehicle hit-and-run collision Tuesday night in Torrance ...



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.



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



Inside Silicon Valley's Big-Money Push to Remake American Education  Mother Jones

On a chilly winter morning in a tiny pocket of Silicon Valley known as North Fair Oaks, Everest Public High School is buzzing with energy. Out front, a tall, skinny ...



Al Jardine of the Beach Boys hits the Central Coast  Santa Maria Times

Al Jardine is bringing good vibrations back to Santa Barbara County. A founding member of the Beach Boys, Jardine is presenting a multimedia show at the ...



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 ...



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 ...



Hit-And-Run Driver Arrested On Suspicion Of Killing Torrance Baseball Star  CBS Los Angeles

TORRANCE (CBSLA.com) — A driver wanted in connection with a hit-and-run crash that killed a high school baseball player in the South Bay has been arrested ...



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 ...



'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 ...



The California Highway Patrol's Southern Division  Lasentinel

The California Highway Patrol's Southern Division Community Engagement and Recruitment Team (CERT) is a unique unit within the CHP comprised of 12 ...



The ultimate ghost town  Los Angeles Times

The City of Redlands is one of the most haunted towns in America. Here are our top three haunted Redlands locations!



Anthony Gharib  Los Angeles Times

Anthony Gharib is a Student Journalist at Herbert Hoover High School in Glendale, CA. He is currently a junior, and sports editor and first junior Editor In Chief in ...



Secretary of State Alex Padilla involves school districts in pre-registration initiative with online toolkit  Los Angeles Times

In an effort to better reinforce the concept of pre-registering to vote, the secretary of state has launched an online Back-to-School Pre-Registration Toolkit, ...



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 ...



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 ...



Erika Martinez  Los Angeles Times

Erika Martinez is a filmmaker and activist at Hoover High School in Glendale, CA. She serves as News Director of her school's broadcast program and was one ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Electric scooters: Part of the transportation solution or public nuisance?  Los Angeles Times

In Santa Monica's multi-modal community, city planners are interested in getting people out of their cars and onto bicycles and walking. But where do electric ...



The Rock Lions: A Team Committed to Excellence  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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Hey California teens! It's almost time to vote, here's what you need to know  Los Angeles Times

The youth vote matters now more than ever and plays a crucial role in the upcoming presidential election.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



USA, Puerto Rico Seeking First Championship in WBC Finals - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  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?



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.



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.



Student Spotlight: Jordan Kessler  Los Angeles Times

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E6LAMEiL_Os Jordan Kessler, senior class president and one of the Sept. Monarchs of the Month, has experienced all sides ...



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 ...



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 ...



MLB All Star Game Preview: Ortiz, Stanton, Arrieta - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  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 ...



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 ...



John Lynch and Kyle Shanahan Join 49ers - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  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 ...



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 ...



Thursday Night Football Preview: Raiders and Chiefs Battle for AFC West  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.



They're back! Girl Scout Cookies  Los Angeles Times

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



Warriors Move Closer to an All-Time Best NBA Record - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Johnson Scores Overtime Win at Auto Club 400 - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  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 ...



Gator Track and Field Competes from Coast to Coast  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 ...



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.



“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 ...



“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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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