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  • Local Colleges: Redlands sweeps Claremont in baseball
    published on Sun, 17 Apr 2016 06:19:36 GMT
    University of Redlands' baseball team swept Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, 15-5, 10-1, Saturday in a Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference doubleheader at home. Redlands trailed 2-1 in the first inning of game one before scoring two runs in the second and five in the third to take a comfortable 8-2 lead....
  • How a reporter returned borrowed glove to childhood frienda s children
    published on Mon, 11 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT
    John Le, a childhood friend of reporter David Montero, died of cancer three months ago. Montero returned the glove to Le's widow to pass onto their children....
  • Peninsula College adds former Cal State Fullerton standout to coaching staff
    published on Fri, 08 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT
    California native Dana De Vaughn has joined the coaching staff of the Peninsula College women's soccer program. De Vaughn leaves another nationally-ranked program, San Bernardino Valley College, where she served as an assistant coach since 2013, helping the Wolverines to three straight conference championships....
  • Mr. Bucketlist: O.C. native Steve Busby back in town to call...
    published on Thu, 07 Apr 2016 17:28:57 GMT
    Mr. Bucketlist: O.C. native Steve Busby back in town to call tonight's baseball game for Rangers - his second successful MLB career Editor's note: David Jerome writes a weekly column for the Register's Fullerton News-Tribune, Mr. Bucketlist, telling readers about his experiences while checking off items on his bucket list. "Deuces Wild," Vin Scully likes to point out to his listeners when he notices multiple twos occurring concurrently during a game....
  • Santiago Canyon College will debut its men's volleyball program next spring
    published on Mon, 04 Apr 2016 22:23:43 GMT
    Former Long Beach State outside hitter Tim Johnson celebrates with his teammates after capturing the 1991 NCAA men's volleyball championship. Santiago Canyon in Orange debuts its men's volleyball program next spring, and the 47-year-old Johnson is the man building it from scratch....
  • Fullerton district foundation to hold fundraiser for more technology in schools
    published on Sun, 07 Sep 2014 07:46:32 GMT
    Carnevale: A Night in Venice will take place Sept. 20 at Fullerton Arboretum at 5:30 p.m. Cost is $125 per person....
  • Five years later, Adenhart murder still surreal
    published on Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:00:14 GMT
    Though the calendar says that much time has passed, it still seems like only yesterday when the Angels' organization, fans, and the families of five people awoke to the tragedy that occurred in an intersection on the border of Fullerton and Anaheim. Nationally, the headlines would talk about Nick Adenhart because he was the young up-and-coming pitcher whose life was cut short just hours after pitching six solid innings....
  • Mountain Ridge baseball team sends statement from California
    published on Sun, 03 Apr 2016 01:37:18 GMT
    It took place about 400 miles away, but the statement was heard loud and clear through Arizona: Glendale Mountain Ridge's baseball team is be reckoned with. Mountain Ridge baseball team sends statement from California It took place about 400 miles away, but the statement was heard loud and clear through Arizona: Glendale Mountain Ridge's baseball team is be reckoned with....
  • Brea Olinda's Jeff Sink is The Times' girls' basketball coach of the year
    published on Sat, 02 Apr 2016 22:40:00 GMT
    Three years after returning to coaching girls' basketball at Brea Olinda, 64-year-old Jeff Sink helped guide the Wildcats to a 10th state championship, his fifth. Brea's 64-51 win over Sacramento St. Francis in the Division I final showcased the qualities that make Sink so effective: his demand for execution on offense and defense; his insistence on finding the open player; his willingness to play young players with the hope they get better each game....
  • In Our Schools: Community leaders experience leading a campus
    published on Wed, 30 Mar 2016 07:00:00 GMT
    Each year, Orange Unified School District principals invite community and business leaders to act as principal for a day, fostering a relationship with the community and sharing the scope and complexity of a school principal's responsibilities. The guest principals included local dignitaries and community leaders: Orange Mayor Tita Smith at Villa Park High; Villa Park Mayor Greg Mills at Serrano Elementary; Orange Councilman Mike Alvarez at La Veta Elementary; Beatriz Mendoza of U.S. Rep. Lorett...
  • CSUF women's tennis team on record-breaking pace in turnaround season
    published on Wed, 30 Mar 2016 04:07:42 GMT
    Dianne Matias' pitch was simple. The Cal State Fullerton women's tennis coach told her incoming freshmen before this season: "Do you want to be part of a team that is going to make history, and play a huge role in turning a program around?" she said....
  • SF State shortstop's baseball roots run deep
    published on Wed, 30 Mar 2016 01:03:48 GMT
    Brooks, a junior transfer from Cal State Fullerton, was introduced to the game at an early age. He comes from a family full of baseball players and coaches - one of whom is former major league out fielder and current A's bench coach Mark Kotsay....
  • Fullerton may sell parcels that could be better used
    published on Tue, 29 Mar 2016 21:31:17 GMT
    The property the Meridian Sports Club sits on is among several city-owned parcels that could make more economic sense to sell, Fullerton officials said. Adjacent to the north bound lanes of the 57 freeway, just south of the Yorba Linda Boulevard exit, the Meridian is a familiar sight to motorists and area residents....
  • Fullerton district foundation to hold fundraiser for more technology in schools
    published on Sun, 07 Sep 2014 07:46:32 GMT
    Carnevale: A Night in Venice will take place Sept. 20 at Fullerton Arboretum at 5:30 p.m. Cost is $125 per person....
  • Baseball: National Classic begins on Monday in Orange County
    published on Mon, 28 Mar 2016 00:43:00 GMT
    The National Classic begins its tournament on Monday at El Dorado, Esperanza and Cal State Fullerton. The championship game is Thursday night at Cal State Fullerton....
  • National Puppy Day: 10 reasons why puppies are just the cutest ever
    published on Wed, 23 Mar 2016 14:00:00 GMT
    Patsy, left, Peggy Sue, center, and Elvis greets students near the library at Cal State Fullerton last year. The Pre-Veterinary Club set up a K-9 Puppy Therapy booth on campus to help elevate student stress....
  • Huskers Topple Titans, 4-3
    published on Wed, 23 Mar 2016 01:38:00 GMT
    Fullerton, Calif. The Nebraska women's tennis team improved to 15-2 on the season after earning a 4-3 victory over Cal State Fullerton on Tuesday....
  • CSUF pitching coach Jason Dietrich a mentor on the mound
    published on Wed, 23 Mar 2016 04:23:00 GMT
    Dietrich works with junior pitcher Blake Quinn, part of a Titans pitching staff that ranks fourth in the nation in ERA . Cal State Fullerton pitching coach Jason Dietrich wraps up a coaching session with catcher Jesus Ramos, left, and pitcher Blake Quinn at Goodwin Field last month....
  • $5.4 million facelift for Hillcrest Park is approved
    published on Tue, 22 Mar 2016 19:38:00 GMT
    Looking toward Hacienda Heights, the sun licks homes on a ridge top as the sun rises Wednesday in Fullerton viewed from Hillcrest Park. ////ADDITIONAL INFO: - 01_weather.1218.ks - Day: Wednesday - Date: 12/19/12 - Time: 7:02:43 AM - Original file name _KSA8881.NEF - KEN STEINHARDT, ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER -- This view of the stonework at Hillcrest Park in Fullerton can be seen from Harbor Boulevard in this 2012 photo....
  • Soccer unites refugees at a Fullerton field
    published on Mon, 21 Mar 2016 21:50:00 GMT
    Siblings Sahin Sarwari, 15, of Anaheim, from left, Ahmad, 9, and Obidullah, 11, credit soccer with helping them forget their struggles. The Tiyya Foundation's soccer program helps provide comfort and camaraderie to children who are from war-torn families that sought asylum in the United States....