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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 ...



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 ...



At Hawthorne-based SpaceX, high school students learn to reach for the stars  The Daily Breeze

Hundreds of standout college engineering students launch their careers each year as SpaceX interns, working long hours beside some of the country's best ...



Gina Marie Winiecki | Obituaries  Hi-Desert Star

Gina Marie Winiecki, a 36-year resident of Wonder Valley, passed away April 2, 2019, at the age of 56, in her home with loved ones by her side.



Brian Wilson Returned to High School, Changed Failing Music Grade  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.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



For the Beach Boys, fun, fun, fun began in humble Hawthorne  San Francisco Chronicle

Hawthorne is a charmless, flat, blue-collar town where workers from the plants in the South Central industrial belt could buy tiny two-bedroom stucco-front boxes.



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, ...



Two killed after plane crashes into Hawthorne condo complex  The Daily Breeze

Two people were killed when a single-engine plane that took off from Hawthorne Municipal Airport crashed into a nearby condominium complex Friday, ...



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 ...



Column: A convict, a victim and a rapt audience of teenagers ponder justice, time and the price of forgivenes  Los Angeles Times

The play opened with the convict. “You're gonna have to bear with me,” he said, seated on a stool in a darkened room, bathed in a lone shaft of light. “I don't do ...



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.



Heart of a Hall of Famer: Ron Mix  Chargers.com

The Chargers continued the "Heart of a Hall of Famer" series at Hawthorne High School where NFL Hall of Fame tackle Ron Mix discussed the Pro Football Hall ...



Hawthorne settles civil-rights violation case for $99,000  Daily Breeze

A Hawthorne High school student who was shot twice with a stun gun while being taken into custody won $99,000 from the city of Hawthorne this week to settle ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Student activists inherit the future of Los Angeles  Los Angeles Times

Students from many different schools within Los Angeles County gathered at City Hall to discuss problems in their communities and how to improve these ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Samohi Boys Soccer Defeats Hawthorne 2-0: Vikings May Be Headed For Playoffs As Ocean League Second Seed  Santa Monica Mirror

The Santa Monica High School (8-9-2) boys soccer team won their final game of the regular season against Hawthorne High School 2-0 with both scores for the ...



Opinion: Dear Democrats, Illegal Immigration is not a manufactured crisis  Los Angeles Times

Democrats and progressives alike have been calling illegal immigration a so-called "manufactured process." This is in response to the Trump's often explosive ...



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 ...



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 ...



Orlando Magic Clinch Playoff Spot, Heat Face Long Odds to Make Playoffs  WRUF

The Orlando Magic clinched a playoff spot for the first time in seven seasons. Meanwhile, the Miami Heat crumbled in OT in Toronto and their playoff hopes are ...



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 ...



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 ...



Joe Kubert Award and Scholarships Announced  Comics Beat

The winners will be announced at Comic Con Revolution Ontario.



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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



Sotomayor Wolves Soccer Team Win Semi Finals and Advance to the CIF Championship  Los Angeles Times

Sotomayor Wolves Soccer team played Fremont High School for the semi-finals in the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) Championship on February 27.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



'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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



No More Ball Family at UCLA - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

No, Lonzo isn't leaving the Lakers. Instead, it's his two younger brothers who are leaving Los Angeles, specifically UCLA. Lavar Ball is pulling his second son, ...



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 ...



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.



QB Jimmy Garoppolo Signs Huge Contract Extension With 49ers  WRUF

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo signed a five-year, $137.5 million contract extension this past weekend. Garoppolo will be the highest paid ...



Bubba Watson Wins 2018 Genesis Open - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  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 ...



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 ...



Michigan Advances to the Final Four - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

The 3-seed Michigan Wolverines advanced to the Final Four after defeating the 9-seed Florida State Seminoles in the West Regional Elite Eight.



Golden State Warriors Struggling Through Plague of Injuries  WRUF

The absence of the Golden State Warriors' all-stars is causing a recently unfamiliar sight for fans: losing.



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 ...



2017 Heisman Trophy Preview - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

Quarterback at the University of Louisville is back to defend his crown for the 2017 Heisman finalist. Jackson who has had yet another outstanding year. Not only ...



Steve Kerr Facing Criticism For Letting His Players Coach - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

When a team has made it to the NBA Finals three years-in-a-row, a regular season game might not matter to them as much. That may have been the case on ...



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 ...



LeBron Wins 3rd All-Star Game MVP - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

For LeBron James, the 2018 All-Star win wasn't just a team victory, but a personal victory as well. LeBron James walked away from the Staples Center last night ...



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 ...



Cody Bellinger and Aaron Judge Win Rookie of the Year Awards in 2017 - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

After having mesmerizing performances in their first year in the majors, Cody Bellinger and Aaron Judge earned the Rookie of the Year Awards in the National ...



Cavaliers Management Call Kyrie Situation "Fluid" - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

The Cleveland Cavaliers management has shed some light on the Kyrie Irving saga that has blown up recently. Cav's owner Dan Gilbert and new general ...



The 2017 Season NFL Awards  WRUF

The 2017 NFL season has come to an end after a fantastic Super Bowl weekend in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Philadelphia Eagles took the the Super Bowl ...



College Football Preview: Nicholls at Texas A&M - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

This Saturday at 6 p.m., Texas A&M will have a chance to redeem themselves after their terrible loss against the UCLA Bruins last week. The Aggies go against ...



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 ...



Warriors Advance to Third Straight NBA Finals - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

The Golden State Warriors advance to the NBA finals for their third consecutive year. The Warriors swept the San Antonio Spurs, in four games, in the Western ...



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 ...



They're back! Girl Scout Cookies  Los Angeles Times

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



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 ...



MLB: Rays Defeat Orioles To Take Series - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

The Tampa Bay Rays locked in their second consecutive win against the Orioles on Wednesday afternoon. This completed their three-game series.



MLB Friday Night - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

It shaping up to be a busy Friday night in the Major League Baseball as the Rays, Braves and marlins all prepare to take the field.



Andrew Luck Will Miss Season Opener Due to Shoulder Injury  WRUF

The Indianapolis Colts will have to start the 2017 Season Opener against the Los Angeles Rams without their franchise quarterback, Andrew Luck. He will not ...



James Harden and Rockets Shock Warriors On Opening Night - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

The James Harden and Chris Paul experiment is off to a great start. The Rockets stunned the Warriors on opening night by a final score of 122-121.



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.



Orlando City Falls to LA Galaxy - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  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 ...



Basketball's Best Duos  WRUF

Jeff Van Gundy was discussing the topic of which basketball duo is the greatest ever during the broadcast of Game 2 of the NBA Final. He said on th.



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 ...



Golden State Warriors Take Back NBA Title - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

After blowing a 3-1 lead in last season's NBA Finals the Golden State Warriors made sure not to let that happen again. The Warriors defeated the Cleveland ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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