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World War II veteran gets his high school diploma after 76 years  OCRegister

Phil Montano, 94, was a World War II Navy veteran. He was a self-taught welder, eventually working as a manager in Westinghouse's Orange plant. He also ...



Valencia High football starts the season with a new head coach  OCRegister

Valencia High School is starting its football season with a new head coach. Having spent 27 years as an assistant coach, Jason Gray is now in the driver's seat.



Social Media Threats Initially Connected to 2 O.C. High Schools Deemed Not Credible  KTLA

Social media threats initially thought to be related to Valencia High School and Yorba Linda High School in Orange County were deemed to be not credible by ...



Former Valencia High School teacher sentenced for sex with student  OCRegister

FULLERTON – A former Valencia High School teacher was sentenced to jail and probation on Friday for having a sexual relationship with a female student that ...



2 Cerritos Schools Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA  Cerritos, CA Patch

2 Cerritos Schools Among Best CA High Schools - Cerritos-Artesia, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of Top California ...



80-year-old Valencia High auditorium made new again  OCRegister

Crews are inching closer to completing a $2.5 million facelift of the 80-year-old auditorium at Valencia High School. The auditorium was designed by TC Kistner ...



Youths needed to fill construction jobs as openings rise  OCRegister

Mark Long came from a family of high-school dropouts. And for a while, his siblings expected him to follow in their footsteps. Math and science weren't his thing.



Top 100 Public High Schools In CA For 2019  Fremont, CA Patch

Top 100 Public High Schools In CA For 2019 - Fremont, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of Top California Public High ...



La Crescenta School Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA  Patch.com

La Crescenta School Among Best CA High Schools - Montrose-La Crescenta, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of Top ...



Investigators probe possible threats against schools in LA, Orange counties, Antelope Valley  KABC-TV

Authorities continue to investigate possible threats against several high schools in Los Angeles and Orange counties and the Antelope Valley.



Belmont School Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA  Patch.com

Belmont School Named Among Best Public Schools - Belmont, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of Top California ...



Graduation 2019: Pomp and circumstance, from one end of Orange County to the other  OCRegister

So many bright futures were on display this week as six Orange County school districts celebrated high school graduations. In ceremonies from north to south, ...



La Cañada School Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA  Patch.com

La Cañada School Among Best CA High Schools - La Cañada Flintridge, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of Top ...



San Ramon School Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA  San Ramon, CA Patch

DVHS Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA - San Ramon, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of Top California ...



Photos: Orange County valedictorians for the Class of 2019  OCRegister

Name: Michael Zhu -- Age: 18 -- High school: Troy High School Class of 2019 -- GPA: 4.0 -- High School Activities or Groups: Troy Science Olympiad Team Boy ...



Beverly Hills School Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA  Beverly Hills, CA Patch

Beverly Hills School Among Best CA High Schools - Beverly Hills, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of Top California ...



Wendell Bainter | Obituaries  Banning Record Gazette

Former Banning school board member Wendell Douglas Bainter passed away while on vacation with his wife Kathy in Durango, Colo. the morning of June 4, ...



Newport Beach School Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA  Newport Beach, CA Patch

Newport Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA - Newport Beach-Corona Del Mar, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its ...



Christ Central of Southern California to Launch Multisite in North Orange County  Christianity Daily

Christ Central of Southern California, currently located in Artesia, CA, will be launching a multisite campus in Placentia, CA this fall. The church plans to have the ...



2019 National Merit Scholarship List: California  Walnut Creek, CA Patch

2019 National Merit Scholarship List: California - Walnut Creek, CA - Here's the complete list of California students awarded $2500 scholarships.



Thirty High School Seniors Awarded $1.2 Million in Scholarships From Edison International  Lasentinel

Thirty high school seniors from the class of 2019 have been named Edison Scholars and will be awarded $1.2 million in scholarships to dream big and power ...



Former Teacher Sentenced for Sex Acts With Student  FOX40

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A former Orange County high school teacher who had a long affair with a 15-year-old student has been sentenced to six months in ...



Brown University men's soccer unveils 7-player recruiting class  Soccerwire.com

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (Via Brown University) – Friends of Brown Men's Soccer Head Coaching Chair Patrick Laughlin is pleased to announce the addition of seven ...



Teacher Accused of Having Sexual Relationship With Female Student  KTLA

A 35-year-old teacher at Valencia High School in Placentia was arrested Wednesday in connection with the alleged sexual assault of a female student. Rebecca ...



Artist of the Year 2019: Theater nominees  OCRegister

The following students have been named as nominees for the 2019 Artist of the Year in theater. We received 120 nominations from teachers and private ...



Trial begins in 1994 stabbing death that rocked Placentia community  OCRegister

It was the violent death that reverberated through Placentia, shocking residents of the tight-knit community, dividing families in a small neighborhood and kicking ...



Placentia police seek gang member who evaded arrest  OCRegister

Placentia police are warning residents that a documented gang member who is considered armed and dangerous is on the loose. Shortly before noon ...



Placentia rights activist Joe Aguirre, who fought for desegregation in local schools, dies  OCRegister

Longtime Placentia resident Joe Vargas Aguirre, who helped with efforts to push the Placentia school district in the late 1940s to end its policy of segregated ...



Semifinalists in 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program Named  The Rafu Shimpo

EVANSTON, Ill. — Officials of National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) on Sept. 12 announced the names of approximately 16,000 semifinalists in the ...



Great Oak High In Temecula Among 100 Best Public High Schools  Temecula, CA Patch

Great Oak High Among 100 Best Public High Schools - Temecula, CA - New ratings from Niche rank the 100 best public high schools in California. Two schools ...



Meet Venice's New Teachers  The Oarsman

Emma Gallagher Ms. Emma Gallagher is a new STEMM teacher leading classes on Biology, Human Body System and Medical Intervention. She attended UCLA ...



Here Are The Best Public Schools In California For 2017  Patch.com

Best Public Schools In California For 2017 - Beverly Hills, CA - The rankings were released this week. See how your child's school performed.



Forty-five Years Ago, Chicanos In Placentia Rioted Against the City's Racist Police  OC Weekly

Street fires blazed in front of the condemned Shamrock apartment complex in Placentia on the balmy night of June 18, 1972. A crowd of Chicano youth…



OCVarsity Photos: The great plays, celebrations from the Week 10 football games, Oct. 26  OCRegister

See the great plays and fun moments from the Orange County high school football games Friday night, Oct. 26. To see all of the stories, scores and more, go to ...



Outstanding visual arts and film teachers  OCRegister

With Varsity Arts coverage coming to an end, we asked Orange County high school teachers to identify colleagues from their campus or other schools who do ...



This is what the intense flooding and snow in Southern California looks like  The Mercury News

Rain hit Southern California hard on Thursday, Dec. 6, causing flooding throughout the region. The storm also forced evacuations in the Holy fire burn scar as ...



Photos: Orange County valedictorians for the Class of 2018  OCRegister

We asked schools across Orange County to have their valedictorians submit their photos and some biographical information to celebrate their achievement this ...



Graduation 2017: Here are our favorite moments from the past 2 weeks’ celebrations  OCRegister

A four-year journey of early morning wake-up calls and late-night study sessions came to an end this week for thousands of Orange County high school students ...



Irvine teacher arrested on suspicion of lewd conduct with girl, 15  OCRegister

IRVINE – A high school English teacher was arrested on suspicion of lewd conduct with a child after her parents found a series of suspicious text messages, ...



Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



Techno teamwork: Local robotics teams like Orcutt Academy High School's Spartatroniks build, program, and compete with their custom bots | Cover Story  Santa Maria Sun

Orcutt Academy High School's classroom No. 18 buzzed with the chatter of two groups of teenagers on either side of the room. Some worked silentl...



Live coverage: March for Our Lives rallies in L.A., Orange County, Washington call for an end to school shoot  Los Angeles Times

On Saturday, demonstrators across the country took to the streets to protest government inaction on gun violence and mass shootings and to honor the 17 lives ...



Placentia official suspected in embezzlement had offered to help pay off his parents’ debts  OCRegister

PLACENTIA – A top Placentia financial manager accused of embezzling $4.3 million from the cash-strapped city had pledged to pay the equivalent of most of his ...



Coach's Corner: Q&A with Valencia boys baseball coach Mike Killinger  Santa Clarita Valley Signal

Editor's note: This is the latest installment of an ongoing series we introduced earlier this year called Coach's Corner, in which we feature Q&A sessions with ...



Placentia police officer still saving lives after his death  OCRegister

Even in death, Lt. Ken Alexander continues to save lives, as he did on the battlegrounds of the Middle East and on the police force of his hometown in Placentia.



OCVarsity Photos: Orange County’s most spirited football fans, teams for 2018  OCRegister

Villa Park fans cheer their team as the game against Mission Viejo begins in Orange on Friday, September 7, 2018. (Photo by Paul Rodriguez, Contributing ...



Where are 2017 Orange County visual arts students going to college?  OCRegister

We asked graduating high school seniors to share with us their post-graduation plans for the fall. We heard from 486 visual arts students. Some plan to go to ...



Numerical Roster Countdown 2013: Day 92, Gabe Perez - One Bronco Nation Under God  One Bronco Nation Under God

TGIF, am I right? We've got 92 days left until the Broncos crash UW's grand opening, but that roster spot has yet to be assigned so today I'll highlight someone ...



How many pets does your city allow?  OCRegister

Are you living in secret with five dogs, three cats, a rabbit, two lizards and a hamster? Each city in Orange County has municipal code that dictates how many ...



Where are 2017 Orange County film students going to college?  OCRegister

We asked graduating high school seniors to share with us their post-graduation plans for the fall. We heard from 115 film students. Some plan to go to work and ...



Where are 2017 Orange County theater students going to college?  OCRegister

We asked graduating high school seniors to share with us their post-graduation plans for the fall. We heard from 209 theater students. Some plan to go to work ...



'What's Done is Done': A Satirical Adaptation of 'Macbeth'  India West

PLACENTIA, Calif. — “What's Done is Done,” an English play featuring major Bollywood stars Ranvir Shorey, Vinay Pathak and Kalki Koechlin, along with other ...



Where are 2017 Orange County dance students going to college?  OCRegister

We asked graduating high school seniors to share with us their post-graduation plans for the fall. We heard from 159 dance students. Some plan to go to work ...



Graduates-to-be: Need mortarboard inspiration? Check out these graduation caps  OCRegister

If you want your graduation hat to stand out, draw inspiration from these previous mortarboard cap designs and messages.



These Are the Victims of the Las Vegas Mass Shooting  Cosmopolitan

Late Sunday night, at least 59 people were killed and 527 more were injured on the Las Vegas strip in what is now the deadliest shooting in modern American ...



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