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Farming at the OC Fair: Students learn joy, sadness of raising livestock

Farming at the OC Fair: Students learn joy, sadness of raising livestock

For many of the students participating in the Junior Livestock Auction at the OC Fair, the auctions Saturday are a bittersweet moment,...

OCC considers ways to maintain Neutra's vision

OCC considers ways to maintain Neutra's vision

The business education building has sat nestled in the interior of the Orange Coast College campus for the past 61 years.

Community college gets accreditation warning

Golden West College must address concerns related to academic success and financial planning in order to remain an accredited community...

National Merit Scholars announced

Students from Irvine, Newport Beach, Fountain Valley and Laguna Beach were among 1,600 National Merit Scholarship winners announced as...

Shalimar Park gets a new playground

Shalimar Park gets a new playground

More than 250 volunteers began building a new playground Friday on Costa Mesa's Westside.

Top Newport-Mesa officials get raises

Newport-Mesa Unified School District trustees have approved a 6% salary increase for the superintendent and five executive cabinet members.

Bank awards grants to local groups

The Bank of America Charitable Foundation recently awarded grants to four area nonprofits, according to a Bank of America news release.

Drug-sniffing dogs coming back to campuses

Dogs able to sniff out drugs, alcohol and gunpowder will return to Newport-Mesa Unified middle and high schools in the fall.

Board approves fence at Andersen

Newport-Mesa Unified School District trustees Tuesday approved plans to add fencing and look into installing security equipment at Roy O....

Retired principal to run for school board

A former Newport-Mesa Unified School District principal has emerged from retirement to run for a spot on the board of education.

OCC expanding classes for the fall

Orange Coast College students registering for fall courses will have more classes to choose from than in previous years, according to a news...

OCC expansion plans worry neighbors

Costa Mesa residents will likely see increased traffic on city streets and more noise during construction as Orange Coast College moves...

OCC closer to complying with accreditation requirements

Orange Coast College is no longer at risk of immediately losing its accreditation, officials announced Thursday afternoon.

O.C. students get SELF help for legal careers

The young woman was hunkered down at a small corner desk in a back office filled with stacked boxes.

Legal fireworks stands feed other areas

Legal fireworks stands feed other areas

The fireworks stand at Newport Boulevard and East 17th Street was relatively slow the Tuesday before Independence Day.

Relocation of special-needs program irks parents

On a typical school day, Asher Windberry struts like a rock star into the main office at Mariners Elementary School.

Students donate supplies to Wilson

Students donate supplies to Wilson

After months of collecting markers and crayons, two Newport-Mesa Unified students donated $2,500 worth of school supplies to Wilson...

Schools budget gets tentative OK

Newport-Mesa Unified School District trustees signed off on a tentative budget for the upcoming fiscal year.

Briefly In Education: CdM sophomore at Global Youth Summit

Briefly In Education: CdM sophomore at Global Youth Summit

A Corona del Mar High School sophomore is representing California students at the Global Youth Summit on the future of medicine this week.

CMTV takes top honors at conference

Costa Mesa's city television station was recently honored at a Santa Monica conference hosted by a national government communications group.

Board votes to fence in Adams school field

After a heated debate among Newport-Mesa Unified School District trustees, community members and parents Tuesday afternoon, the board...

Robert Peters, poet and longtime UC Irvine professor, dies at 89

Robert Peters, poet and longtime UC Irvine professor, dies at 89

Robert Peters, a Victorian literature scholar who became a prolific poet and brusque critic during a three-decade career at the University...

Something stinks at OCC

Something stinks at OCC

Rick Harlow has been waiting to get a whiff of rotting flesh.

UCI's engineering school receives $9.5-million donation

A $9.5-million gift to UC Irvine's Henry Samueli School of Engineering will fund scholarships, fellowships and support programs that focus...

3 administrators recommended for principal roles

Three Newport-Mesa Unified School District staff members have been recommended to fill the roles of principal at two middle schools and an...

One last hurrah for Class of 2014

Newport-Mesa Unified School District's recent graduates will celebrate Grad Night Thursday.

Graduating 72 years later

Graduating 72 years later

Fond memories come to mind when Don Miyada looks back on his days at Newport Harbor High School.

SOY helps more youths reach their potential

SOY helps more youths reach their potential

Because of the financial demands on his Costa Mesa family, which includes three younger sisters, Ricardo "Ricky" Herrera never thought he...

Firefighter Kyle Johnson dies in off-duty truck crash

Firefighter Kyle Johnson dies in off-duty truck crash

The death of Kyle Johnson, who was remembered Monday as a loving family man, active community member, sports booster and successful...

Sailors remember a most loyal fan

Sailors remember a most loyal fan

During Jeff Brinkley's 28 years as coach of the Newport Harbor High School football team, thousands of fans have cheered on the Sailors...

Obama delivers message of optimism to UCI graduates

Obama delivers message of optimism to UCI graduates

President Obama's commencement address, delivered to thousands of UC Irvine graduates Saturday, focused on the aspirations of the current...

Family, friends remember Maddy Boutelle

Family, friends remember Maddy Boutelle

Flanked by the glow from the western setting sun and the shine of a full moon rising over the eastern bluffs, a beach gathering brought...

College to host blood drive

Coastline Community College will host a blood drive from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 19 at the college's Newport Beach campus, 1515 Monrovia Ave.

Teachers' union rallies for raise

Teachers' union rallies for raise

Blaring car horns could be heard throughout the Newport-Mesa Unified School District offices Tuesday evening.

Middle schoolers get an enclave

Middle schoolers get an enclave

Newport-Mesa Unified School District trustees unveiled the Corona del Mar Middle School enclave during a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday...

District hires ethics consultant in wake of cheating scandal

Newport-Mesa Unified School District trustees on Tuesday voted unanimously to hire an ethics consultant to improve the culture at Corona del...

Man dies in fall from UCI bridge

A 25-year-old man died after he plunged from a bridge at UC Irvine on Tuesday afternoon.

Sharing their hair

Sharing their hair

Maggie Aguilar was visibly nervous when she took her seat on the stage in front of her peers at Estancia High School in Costa Mesa on...

Students keyed up at typing competition

Students keyed up at typing competition

Emma Wang's fingers danced across the keyboard with the speed and accuracy of a highly skilled word processor.

Program to focus on state's early history

The Costa Mesa Historical Society is hosting a free program about early California history.

UCI's School of Law earns full accreditation

The American Bar Assn. granted UC Irvine's law school with full accreditation, the college announced Friday.

Kidney fundraiser gets $20,000 donation

The National Kidney Foundation got a $20,000 donation from the Grainger Foundation ahead of a fundraising walk in Irvine this weekend.

Vanguard organizational psychology master's program accredited

The Western Assn. of Schools and Colleges (WASC) approved one of Vanguard University's professional graduate programs, the college announced...

A happy ending for this screwball romance

A happy ending for this screwball romance

A group of actors and technicians was gathered in an Irvine Valley College parking lot when a man rolled up in a wheelchair.

Judge seals records in CdM cheating suit

An Orange County Superior Court judge this week sealed all records related to the lawsuit that a Corona del Mar family brought against the...

Mariners Christian stands out at 15th Pilot Cup

Mariners Christian stands out at 15th Pilot Cup

Last year, when Mariners Christian won a Daily Pilot Cup championship, the school's athletic director, Mac Thompson, forgot to pick up a...

District says time out for sports complex project

After significant pushback from the Corona del Mar community over the past six months, the Newport-Mesa Unified School District announced...

Survey: Most parents, students want to keep current school schedule

A majority of Newport-Mesa Unified School District parents and students don't want classes to begin in August, results of a survey about the...

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