| Jan 29, 2015
| 6:19 PM
The tutor, the students recalled, had a plan to help them improve their grades.
It wouldn't require additional studying.
He couldn't say on the phone, according to official accounts that the students submitted to the Newport-Mesa Unified...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 4:13 PM
Corona del Mar Today's top 10 stories of 2014:
1. Voters elected Scott Peotter to represent Corona del Mar on the Newport Beach City Council. Peotter replaces two-term council member Nancy Gardner, and he and three other newly elected council members...
| Jan 9, 2015
A private tutor accused of hacking into Corona del Mar High School servers to boost student grades discussed the alleged scheme with an involved student during a phone call recorded by police, according to school documents reviewed by the Daily Pilot....
| Nov 4, 2014
| 11:15 AM
A private tutor accused of hacking into Corona del Mar High School computers to change students' grades pleaded not guilty Tuesday to five felonies.
Timothy Lance Lai could face up to five years and eight months in jail if he's convicted on one count of...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 12:16 PM
The arraignment for a private tutor suspected of being at the center of a Corona del Mar High School cheating scandal was delayed Wednesday.
Timothy Lance Lai, 29, had been scheduled for a court date while in custody at Orange County Jail, but he posted...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 7:15 PM
The private tutor who is believed to be at the center of an elaborate, years-long cheating scheme at Corona del Mar High School is set to be arraigned Wednesday in Santa Ana.
After eluding authorities for 10 months, Newport Beach detectives arrested...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 6:13 PM
The private tutor who allegedly assisted Corona del Mar High School students in a grade-fixing scheme was arrested when he arrived at Los Angeles International Airport Monday afternoon, authorities said.
Timothy Lance Lai, 29, is charged with one felony...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 7:50 PM
The best 18-and-under girls' water polo players from around the world are descending on Madrid, Spain this weekend for the FINA Youth World Championships.
Three of them happen to be from Newport Beach.
They are Mater Dei High graduate Brianna Daboub,...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 4:45 PM
Mike Bargas calls it lightning striking twice.
After the Estancia High football coach took one of his players, Alipa Peters, to the Pro Football Hall of Fame Ceremony in 2011, he never thought he would be back. But he got a chance to take a current...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 8:30 PM
More than 1,000 lobsters are taking flight this weekend.
The live crustaceans, packed in seaweed-lined cartons, are expected to touch down at 6:30 a.m. Sunday after a plane ride from Maine to Los Angeles International Airport. Employees from Anaheim-...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 9:33 AM
Re: "Is It Time For Athletic Fields at Fairview?" (July 31):
I drive by Fairview Park frequently and view most of it as a major eyesore. Has anyone considered the possibility of just adding some nice grassy fields and letting the users create their...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 5:16 PM
The Kings Lacrosse Club, comprised of Corona del Mar High players, claimed the Cal LAX Tournament in the varsity division last weekend in San Juan Capistrano with a 5-4 overtime win against the OC Kings Purple, an Orange County All-Star team.