| Apr 25, 2013
| 6:32 AM
For more than 40 years, the senior class at tiny Big Pine High School (enrollment 36) lines up outside the high school on Highway 395 to raise money for its annual senior trip. They sell worms to eager fishermen who......
| Aug 1, 2013
| 1:54 PM
Shailene Woodley and Miles Teller have a lot in common. Both are up-and-coming actors in Hollywood, both are interested in challenging, offbeat roles, and both of them bombed their first auditions for the parts they coveted in the film adaptation of Tim...
| 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 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....
| Apr 9, 2013
| 8:34 AM
Santa Ana Mater Dei has taken over the No. 1 spot in the Baseball America/National High School Baseball Coaches Association Top 25. Harvard-Westlake is ranked No. 2. Mater Dei defeated Harvard-Westlake in the championship game of the National High School....
| 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 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 12, 2013
| 11:09 PM
The gig: Mark Suster is an entrepreneur, angel investor and managing partner at Century City venture capital firm Upfront Ventures, formerly known as GRP Partners.
A vocal proponent of L.A.'s growing tech scene, Suster has become known as the go-to...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 2:00 PM
Ron Carlson hadn't published a novel in more than a quarter-century when he put out the exquisite "Five Skies" in 2007. It's not that he wasn't working; during that period, he wrote five story collections and a work of YA fiction; he also ran the creative...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 6:45 AM
It was like an episode of "Glee" except that it was real. It also had a triumphant ending for one recent high school graduate from Orange County.
On Monday, the top musical-theater performers from high schools across the country convened in New York for...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 5:05 AM
Darren Criss sat at a grand piano, leaning in as he played and performed with a group of Burbank high school students. "Standing in the Hall of Fame and the world's gonna know your name," he sang.
Criss was belting the inspirational chorus of the...