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  • A century of health
    published on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 06:26:45 GMT
    Undergraduate Student Body President Andrew Menard unveils a commemorative plaque at USC's 100 Years of Student Health Celebration which was held Thursday afternoon at the Engemann Student Health Center. Former President Bill Clinton will visit USC on Nov. 7 in an event hosted by USC President C. L. Max Nikias and his wife, Niki C. Nikias....
  • USC hits the road to take on Oregon schools
    published on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 05:27:01 GMT
    Reeling from their longest losing streak of the season, the USC women's soccer team will look to get back on track when they head north to the state of Oregon and battle both Oregon and Oregon State this upcoming weekend. Bang bang A Junior forward Katie Johnson leads USC in shots taken this year and shots on goal ....
  • Strong U.S.-Israeli ties must continue to be sustained
    published on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 04:27:48 GMT
    On the evening of Oct. 22, Trojans for Israel - the USC student group dedicated to spreading awareness of the importance of the U.S.-Israel relationship - hosted its annual dinner gala. This year's event was dedicated to creating a dialogue about American-Israeli partnerships and research on keeping servicemen healthy and emotionally stable on and off the battlefield....
  • Screen on Sound: The Jeff Goldblum edition
    published on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:31:46 GMT
    In this week's installment of Screen on Sound, Lifestyle columnists Landon McDonald and Daniel Grzywacz talk about the recent and upcoming movie releases, as well as what's hot on TV. At 9:15 a.m. on Wednesday, the People of the State of California v....
  • Bill Clinton will speak at USC
    published on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:29:35 GMT
    Former President Bill Clinton will visit USC on Nov. 7 in an event hosted by USC President C. L. Max Nikias and his wife, Niki C. Nikias. The event is part of the President's Distinguished Lecture series, a program that began under former USC President Steven B. Sample with the goal of bringing international leaders to speak to students on campus....
  • Second-half outburst propels Santa Ana Valley past Savanna
    published on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 19:54:15 GMT
    After a loss in its Orange League opener the previous week, Santa Ana Valley was looking to put the pieces back together last week at Glover Stadium. The first half against Savanna didn't go so well, but the defending league champions probably put together their most complete half of football after the break in a 23-14 Valley victory on Oct. 16. The Falcons scored 16 consecutive points in the second half to erase Savanna's 14-7 halftime lead, pounded away at the Rebels defense with a straight-ah...
  • Fryer: Why suspend Voynov? Look to the NFL
    published on Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:03:00 GMT
    The NHL's immediate suspension of Kings defenseman Slava Voynov is a direct result of the negative publicity the NFL received for not doing so in domestic abuse cases involving players. a Before everyone starts applauding the NHL for its rapid suspension of Kings defenseman Slava Voynov after Voynov's arrest for a domestic violence allegation, keep in mind the league did not suspend Colorado Avalanche goaltender Semyon Varlamov last season when Varlamov was arrested on suspicion of domestic viol...
  • UCSB Student Passes Away
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Second-year pre-biology major Michael Anthony Martinez passed away at his home in Costa Mesa, California, last Tuesday, and the cause of his death is currently unknown. According to a Dignity Memorial Obituary written by the Martinez family, Michael Anthony Martinez was born in Santa Ana, California, on January 14, 1995 to Ana and Miguel Martinez....
  • Restaurant Trends - Growing And Emerging Concepts - Change and Activity October 21, 2014
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:53:50 GMT
    Fort Lauderdale, FL-based MIAMI SUBS GRILL has increased by 2 units, from 32 to 34 and entered into HI and Guyana. These fast casual sandwich shops are open for lunch and dinner, with a $4-$12+ per person price range....
  • Immigration Status: Beloved
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:12:40 GMT
    As proud as I am of my Mexican heritage, there is only one place I can call home: the United States. I belong to the wave of immigrants who arrived in the country as children....
  • Football: Will to win never in doubt with Travis Waller
    published on Sat, 18 Oct 2014 07:04:00 GMT
    After sitting out a majority of Friday night's game with an apparent foot injury, possibly a toe or ankle, Travis Waller was frustrated with watching from the sidelines. Accordingly, the senior quarterback from Anaheim Servite convinced the Friars coaching staff that he was capable of returning to the field....
  • Jack Lowary leads Mater Dei past Servite, 20-17
    published on Sat, 18 Oct 2014 05:08:00 GMT
    Being overlooked is nothing new to Jack Lowary. The spotlight rarely, if ever, is focused on the senior quarterback from Santa Ana Mater Dei High....
  • Brother bond is strong for the St. Brown's at Servite
    published on Sat, 18 Oct 2014 01:07:00 GMT
    Safe to say that football runs in the family, or better yet, the gene pool has been awfully generous to the St. Browns. It's no secret that Anaheim Servite has relied on brothers Equanimeous, Osiris and Amon-Ra this season....
  • Battle for first place
    published on Fri, 17 Oct 2014 16:52:37 GMT
    Lamar High School seniors stand ready as the Savages set their sights on the 2014 'Whistle Game' against the rival La Junta Tigers on Friday, Oct. 17 in La Junta. Lamar seniors: Front row, l-r, Zach Kane, Hector Alvarado, Hunter Sneller, Draven Adame, Justevin Coberly, and Mario Morales....
  • Aurora Baca
    published on Fri, 17 Oct 2014 02:33:32 GMT
    Aurora is a member of National Honor Society, Spirit Club, LULAC, Freshman Connection, and Jazz Band. Aurora has participated in the Holyoke Honor Band....
  • Stadium boosts security after laser pointer shined
    published on Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:03:57 GMT
    Aloha Stadium officials will step up security at University of Hawaii football games after someone aimed a laser pointer at a visiting football player. KHON-TV reports referees stopped play and the public address announcer warned fans that laser pointers were prohibited....
  • Report: Class sizes smaller in Vacaville Unified
    published on Fri, 17 Oct 2014 04:51:30 GMT
    Class sizes this year are smaller at all Vacaville Unified elementaries, except Browns Valley, a good sign for the district as it tries to reach reduced student-teacher ratios to 24 to 1 in grades TK-3 in the coming years, as required by state mandates. "That's the good news," Randy Henry, the district's chief human resources officer, said during Thursday's governing board meeting in the Educational Services Center....
  • Publishers Weekly Best-Sellers
    published on Thu, 16 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
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  • High school football: Americas faces toughest challenge in district
    published on Fri, 17 Oct 2014 07:09:20 GMT
    "It's definitely going to be a physical game," said Americas coach Patrick Melton. "It's always a physical game when it comes to Franklin-Americas....
  • HSU Football: Cappa holding his own at left tackle
    published on Fri, 17 Oct 2014 06:53:04 GMT
    Humboldt State left tackle Alex Cappa keeps a defender at bay while quarterback Robert Webber winds up for a deep throw. It's Cappa's ability to go from a 6-foot-6, 245-pound freshman budding with potential last season to a 6-foot-7, 294-pound tackle just beginning to tap into his promise....