| Nov 30, 2012
| 8:27 PM
With many of the top high school cross-country runners from across the West region ascending upon Mount San Antonio College Saturday morning for the Foot Locker West Regional, Crescenta Valley High junior Gabe Collison will attempt to assert himself as...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 5:16 PM
Even as she's moved onto the next stage of her life as a student-athlete, honors continue to follow Breeana Koemans for her many accomplishments as a high school soccer player.
The Northeastern University freshman and 2012 Flintridge Sacred Heart...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 7:44 PM
Congratulations are in order this week, as several local athletes throughout the San Fernando and San Gabriel Valleys--from the professionals right down to the high schoolers--achieved major milestones or received league honors.
Let's start with the...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 7:33 PM
An outpouring of public support has generated roughly $4,000 for 81-year-old Antonia Becerra, who was close to retiring after working 44 years as a waitress before losing her life savings to an overseas scam, police said.
From a high school sports...
| Oct 1, 2010
Editor's Note: Numerous instances of plagiarism have been discovered in Dan Kimber’s “Education Matters” column, which ran in the News- Press from September 2003 to September 2011. In those columns where plagiarism has been found, a...
| May 21, 2010
Leo Nedeff Tournament set
Region 88 of the American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO), serving Glendale and La Crescenta, will host the girls' portion of the sixth annual Leo Nedeff Memorial Tournament Saturday through Sunday at the Glendale Sports...
| May 24, 2010
AYSO Region 88, serving Glendale and La Crescenta, will conduct several registration sessions for the fall season.
The tryouts are geared for boys and girls, ages 4-18.
For more information, visit the organization's website at firstname.lastname@example.org....
| May 25, 2010
The first-ever ACE Awards banquet, recognizing athletes and coaches with character and ethics takes place today at the Alex Theatre, 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale.
Tickets for $5 are on sale at the Alex Theatre.
The event begins at 6:55 p.m.
| May 31, 2010
GLENDALE — Throughout her four years at Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy, senior Meghan Fitzpatrick never wavered from her commitment to the physically demanding and time-consuming sport of high school equestrian, despite an already loaded schedule...
| Jun 2, 2010
SOUTHEAST GLENDALE — After Nico Gallegos transferred last summer to Glendale High from Park City, Utah, he came to grips that he might not grip a lacrosse stick competitively for some time.
Gallegos had played several seasons for the Park City High...
| Jul 8, 2010
Anton Arboleda grabbed his driver, removing the head cover, a bear surrounded by blue and gold — the mascot, colors and insignia of the UCLA Bruins.
It's Arboleda's skill with a driver, and all the other clubs in his golf bag, which has helped him...
| Mar 18, 2011
GLENDALE — This is the time of year when the awards begin to roll in for Kenyatta Smith and, after leading the Flintridge Prep boys' basketball team to the CIF Southern Section Division 5-AA championship, that figures to be especially true this...