| Oct 1, 2012
| 2:56 PM
Last week, I wrote about Leroy Jauman after we visited the home on Eighth Street where he was born, the abode with those two tall, slender palm trees in front of it. His dad, Andy, planted those trees in honor of his son Leroy's birth back in 1924, and...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 1:23 PM
Judging by the way the first week in the 2013 Sunset League boys' basketball race had gone, it was apparent that no game was a "gimmie" for any team.
Just ask Edison.
The Chargers played their third-straight league game that went to the wire Friday...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 12:46 PM
Brethren Christian turned up for the start of the upcoming Academy League boys' basketball season by winning a championship during holiday tournament play.
The Warriors were in Palm Springs last week for the MaxPreps Holiday Classic. They won all four...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 12:28 PM
A Huntington Beach High School student was arrested Friday on a suspicion of leaving a note threatening to bomb the school, police and prosecutors said Tuesday.
Christopher Michael Casey, an 18-year-old resident of Huntington Beach, is charged with one...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 1:51 PM
Marina, Huntington Beach and Los Alamitos carried the torch for the Sunset League on opening day of the two-day Sunset League vs. Pacific Coast League Challenge on Tuesday, and only one of those teams, Huntington, claimed victory.
The Oilers capped...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 12:02 PM
Six local boys' basketball teams took part last weekend in the annual OC North/South Challenge at El Toro High which concluded Saturday.
On the first day of the two-day, 11-game event, Huntington Beach got a win for the South while both Ocean View and...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 12:59 PM
Huntington Beach High School's Sustainability Club is exactly what its name suggests. It's self sufficient after just three years of being in existence, not relying on the Huntington Beach Union High School District for any funding.
| Dec 27, 2012
| 5:12 PM
Plavan Elementary School in Fountain Valley has been nominated by the California schools chief Tom Torlakson for the 2013 National Blue Ribbon Schools Program award.
Schools nominated for this significant recognition are performing at very high levels or...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 12:32 AM
FOUNTAIN VALLEY — Roger Holmes figured his Fountain Valley High boys' basketball team would face, as the veteran coach put it Monday, a "monumental task," when the Barons faced Inglewood Friday.
What awaited the Sunset League champions in the...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 5:34 PM
Mamadou Ndiaye sat out game action last week due to illness. On Tuesday, with his health returned, he returned to the Brethren Christian lineup in a big way.
The 7-foot-5 senior center scored a career-high 45 points and secured 15 rebounds, and...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 12:44 PM
Fountain Valley and Huntington Beach launched their seasons with big victories Tuesday at the Hoops Challenge girls' basketball tournament at Fountain Valley High.
The host Barons rolled past Long Beach Jordan, 57-35. Senior guard Jasmine Matar powered...
| Oct 5, 2010
| 4:51 PM
Some people always wonder what to do with their life, switching majors in college and careers, but for others, it was always meant to be.
Huntington Beach resident Patti Young falls into the latter category.
Born into a family of educators — her...