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WWII Placentia vet gets high school diploma decades after missed graduation  KABC-TV

A high school diploma nearly eight decades late, but never forgotten, finally made it to the hands of a World War II veteran on Friday.



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, ...



WWII Vet Receives Diploma After 76 Years  Spectrum News 1

PLACENTIA, Calif. - 94 years young... For World War II veteran Phil Montano, receiving his high school diploma 76 years later couldn't have been better timing.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



El Dorado High Graduation 2017  OCRegister

Rhiannon McGuinness waved to supporters during the El Dorado commencement ceremony. The seniors at El Dorado High School celebrated their ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Placentia teacher placed on leave after alleged sex with student  KABC-TV

A Placentia high school teacher was placed on leave after being arrested for allegedly having sex with her female student.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Hot weekend doesn't deter Chino Relay for Life walkers  Chino Champion

Braving hot and humid conditions, members of Chino Relay for Life raised more than $176000 for the American Cancer Society last weekend at Ayala Park in ...



“Heart Broken” for Teacher Who Died in Sierra Nevada Hiking Accident  NBC Southern California

Friends mourned on Saturday the loss of a longtime Southern California high school teacher and running coach who died after falling 150 feet off a mountain ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



‘Marry me?’ answered in a Placentia classroom  OCRegister

We have another romantic story about Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District students meeting and proposing on the campus where they met. Turns out ...



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.



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 ...



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: 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 ...



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...



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.



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



Two men arrested on suspicion of conspiring to defraud  Santa Clarita Valley Signal

Two Placentia men were arrested Thursday in the Santa Clarita Valley on suspicion of conspiracy to defraud and cheat. The two suspects, who each have the ...



Numerical Roster Countdown 2014: Day 33, Gabe Perez  One Bronco Nation Under God

We're just 33 days from kickoff, so today we'll take a look at #33 on the Bronco roster—Gabe Perez. #33, Gabe Perez, Sophomore, STUD. Perez. Stats. Height: ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Election 2018: San Clemente candidates share their priorities and thoughts on local issues  OCRegister

Voters in every city in Orange County will go to the polls Nov. 6 to pick who will represent them on the City Council and, in several cases, as mayor. Ahead of the ...



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 ...



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 ...



'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 ...



Civic Education Organization Junior State of America Honors Plainfield High School with National Civic Impact Award  PR Web

Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 05, 2013 -- The Junior State of America (JSA) announced today that the winner of it's National Civic Impact Award is Plainfield.



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.com

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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