| Dec 17, 2014
| 10:38 PM
Zach Bateman turned in his completed paper Wednesday. And, for the first time in eight days, there were neither essay questions nor multiple-choice answers.
The Orange Coast College sophomore offensive tackle signed his National Letter of Intent to...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 5:56 PM
Since his days at Estancia High, Zach Bateman's notable football career has been about paving the way for ballcarriers. But the Orange Coast College sophomore offensive tackle has encountered the most imposing obstacle to his own personal daylight off the...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 2:10 PM
Long Time Lido Isle Resident
John Laun was born in New York City in 1919. His family moved to Los Angeles in 1933, where he attended John Burroughs Junior High School, and graduated from Los Angeles High School. He graduated from UCLA, class of 1942,...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 9:28 PM
When Terry Donahue thinks of his childhood and his family he smiles. A quick reflecting of growing up as one of five Donahue boys makes him chuckle.
"It was wild," said Donahue, a Balboa Island resident whose fame came from being UCLA's football coach....
| Oct 9, 2014
| 9:04 AM
On the field, the Costa Mesa High football team is winless, but in the classroom, many of its players are succeeding.
An academic incentive tutoring program is helping the Mustangs with their grades.
For the Mustangs' academic achievements, almost...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 8:55 AM
Two promising young American tennis players will meet in the singles championship Sunday at the Costa Mesa Pro Classic, a $10,000 United States Tennis Assn. Pro Circuit event at Costa Mesa Tennis Center..
Dennis Novikov, 20, the 2012 USTA Boys' 18...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 11:28 PM
Jamere Jenkins has played professionally for only a year, but he's already made a major impact on the United States Tennis Assn. Pro Circuit Tour. The 23-year-old Georgia native rolled to a surprisingly easy victory Sunday in the men's singles final at...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 4:18 PM
A fast-casual sandwich chain is scheduled to open in Costa Mesa next week.
Firehouse Subs will open Monday at 2701 Harbor Blvd., in the Mesa Verde Center anchored by Vons, according to a news release.
It is the Jacksonville, Fla.-based chain's first...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 2:36 AM
Six of the top eight seeds in the Costa Mesa Pro Classic a 10,000 United States Tennis Assn. Pro Circuit event, compete Wednesday in the second day of the event's main draw at the Costa Mesa Tennis Center.
Top-seeded Matt Reid of Australia, currently...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 11:49 PM
The last time that the Estancia High boys' water polo program had numbers like this, it was half a lifetime ago for Coach John Carpenter.
There are 35 boys in the program this year. The Eagles have three levels — frosh-soph, junior varsity and...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 6:52 PM
The high school experience includes several rites of passage for students: getting a driver's license, going out on a first date and taking the SAT. Now the SAT journey has just gotten a little smoother.
The College Board, the organization behind the SAT...
| May 1, 2014
| 7:28 PM
Newport Beach's top-performing high school students were honored at a celebration Wednesday evening for their exemplary academic achievements.
Thirty students from Newport Harbor and Corona del Mar high schools and Sage Hill School, dressed in their...