| Aug 21, 2013
| 5:28 PM
At nearly 6 feet 5, 225 pounds, with long arms and big hands, Jabril Frazier easily stands out in a crowd of high school football players engaged in workouts at Los Angeles Verbum Dei.
The fact that he usually shows up first and leaves last adds to...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 6:20 PM
Offensive linemen to watch
Jordan Austin; Claremont; 6-6; 285; Sr.; USC commit has great grades
Chris Brown; Loyola; 6-6; 285; Sr.; Three-year starter in Pac-5 Division
Toa Lobendahn; La Habra; 6-5; 285; Sr.; USC commit has size and strength
| Sep 1, 2013
| 4:59 PM
If the first weekend of the high school football season is any indication of what's to come, fans had better be prepared to see lots of scoring.
Twenty-two teams scored 50 or more points, and five were in the 60s.
Blame it on the spread, no-huddle...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 12:22 AM
May 1944: Non-flying glider, with Dick Weber at the controls, is towed at South Pasadena-San Marino High School....
| Jul 29, 2013
| 1:26 PM
The preseason No. 1 team in high school baseball in Southern California next spring could be Huntington Beach, which upset Santa Ana Mater Dei in the opening round of this past season's Southern Section Division 1 playoffs and returns most of its key...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 11:54 AM
A new film festival is targeting teenagers to create more opportunities for aspiring filmmakers.
The publishing company Scholastic along with other companies have partnered to launch the All American High School Film Festival, which is taking film...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 12:57 PM
The birth of L.A.-based indie rock collective Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros, whose third album is out today, dates back to 2007. That's the year lead singer Alex Ebert ran into guitarist and singer Jade Castrinos and started chatting about music at...
| Jul 20, 2013
I was driving south on the 405 Freeway to meet my former high school boyfriend at a hotel. I had met up with him a few months earlier at a class reunion. Gone was the Tom Selleck mustache that had been part of his macho look in high school, but he was...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 5:00 AM
What can the education world conclude about charter schools after their first couple of decades in existence? Something so simple that it's almost earth-shattering: The best ones benefit students enormously, especially those students who are low income,...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 6:00 AM
In December 2010, the city of Compton made history when some of its residents used the so-called parent trigger law, recently enacted in California, to try to take McKinley Elementary away from public administrators and turn it into a charter school. It's...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 10:22 AM
Three days into the new school year, a surprise visitor sneaked onto the campus of one La Crescenta elementary school Wednesday without teachers' permission: a mountain lion.
The mountain lion was spotted by a custodian about 6 a.m. near a staff parking...