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Fairfax Parents Upset After They Say Chunks Of Hair Removed In Drug Testing  News On 6

Parents in a Fairfax high school said their daughters got large chunks of hair removed during school drug testing - when only a small sample was required.

Larry Coker's path to Miami's famed 2001 team went through many places, including Norman  Norman Transcript

Larry Coker has no regrets about a career path that, by some standards, ascended slowly.

Wrestling in an auditorium | Sports  Inside NoVA

It wasn't long after Tanner Sewell was hired as the head wrestling coach at Fairfax High that he found himself in the school's auditorium. He was there taking ...

How Fairfax Ave Became The Mecca of Streetwear - PT 2  Complex

In 2011, Tyler, the Creator released “Yonkers”, a song many say changed Fairfax Ave. Here's a complete history on how Odd Future changed the L.A. Mecca of ...

We just bought a home in Arlington, and it was really hard. Here's how we did it.  Greater Greater Washington

If you have a lot of cash on hand, minimal debt, and a great income flow, you can acquire a lovely home in the Washington region with significantly little stress.

Retiring After 40-Plus Years, Jim Dillard Says Moving To Cleveland Was A Winning Decision  Cleveland American

The game is not over, but Jim Dillard is calling time out. After more than 42 years as Cleveland's State Farm Insurance agent, Dillard is coming up with a new.

AJ Green healthy, has limited role in Bengals minicamp

CINCINNATI (AP) — A.J. Green ran a deep route along the left sideline and caught Andy Dalton's pass in stride, a sight the Bengals desperately missed during ...

GOLDEN DESTINY: Larry Coker reflects on Hall of Fame career - Sports - Bartlesville Examiner-Enterprise - Bartlesville, OK  Examiner Enterprise

By Scott Wright. The Oklahoman. (TNS) — In the early 1980s, coaching at the University of Tulsa didn't look a lot different than coaching high school football.

Here He Is: Fairfax High School's Prom Queen, Sergio Garcia  People Magazine

Eighteen-year-old Sergio Garcia stood in the gymnasium and made the senior class at Fairfax High School in Los Angeles a…

'Do you prefer ordinary sex?': High school teacher in Arizona asks racy questions in personality quiz to students  New York Daily News

A high school teacher in Arizona is in hot water after posing some racy questions in a personality quiz given to teen students.

School shooting that injured four students now believed unintentional, police say; 12-year-old girl is booked  Los Angeles Times

A 12-year-old girl was booked on suspicion of negligent discharge of a firearm Thursday after a shooting at Sal Castro Middle School left four students injured, ...

Gun in Westlake school shooting may have gone off inside a backpack, LAPD says  Los Angeles Times

Police investigating the shooting of students at Sal Castro Middle School said the small-caliber handgun that was carried into a classroom appears to have fired ...

Okie from Muskogee: Williams' career change led him to Muskogee  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Mike Williams has been making things since he was in high school. Some things are made out of wood and brick. Williams, 58, recalled the first items he made ...

Days after Florida massacre, L.A. County authorities raced to thwart a school shooting plot in Whittier - Los  Los Angeles Times

A school resource deputy at El Camino High School became aware of the threat on Friday and immediately contacted school administrators, who called the ...

Record Number of FCPS Students Named 2016 National Merit Semifinalists

In all, 238 Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) students from 18 high schools have been named semifinalists by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation ...

Ashton Kutcher, Mila Kunis at odds: He doesn’t like public schools for their kids  East Bay Times

A new report says Mila Kunis wants her kids to go to public schools, but Ashton Kutcher believes homeschooling will provide better STEM education ...

Tito Jackson describes day of his ex-wife's murder  ABC News

Tito Jackson, a member of the famous Jackson 5 group, and his sons remember the death of mother and ex-wife Dee Dee Jackson, who drowned mysteriously ...

'It's Not OK to Turn a Blind Eye to Bullying'  Virginia Connection Newspapers

Children of all ages get bullied and bully others, themselves. It's not true of all children, but it's true of enough of them that Fairfax County and City of Fairfax ...

Quaron Adams Is One Of The Top Underclassman Boys Sprinters  MileSplit

Chandler (AZ) High School's Quaron Adams has some of the top underclassman sprint times in the nation. He's clocked a 21.61 (+1.6) in the 200m and a 10.49 ...

Medical marijuana hero Scott Tracy Imler has died  Los Angeles Blade

The announcement was sudden and shocking. “I am very sad to share with all his friends on Facebook that Scott Tracy Imler passed away this morning here in ...

The Forgotten Rocker Who Helped Create Both the Red Hot Chili Peppers and Pearl Jam  The Daily Beast

Jack Irons played a big role in creating two of America's biggest bands, but he's largely unknown. His legacy, plus efforts to speak frankly about depression, ...

Mason Girls Keep Finding New Ways to Win, Now 6-2  Falls Church News Press

LOCKING DOWN her man is sophomore forward Daria Douglas. Douglas had a key block late that helped Mason seal their 49-46 win over Washington-Lee ...

Justice Is Served! Police Recover Sandy Hook Memorial Signs From Virginia Home  Radar Online

After families of the Sandy Hook tragedy were forced to relive the events after commemorative signs were stolen from playgrounds in Connecticut, justice.

Oklahoma governor signs first anti-LGBT law of 2018  Los Angeles Blade

Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin signed into law on Friday a “religious freedom” bill enabling taxpayer-funded adoption agencies to deny placement into LGBT homes ...

Cynthia Szigeti Dead: Groundlings Teacher, 'Seinfeld' Actress Was 66  Hollywood Reporter

She schooled Lisa Kudrow, Conan O'Brien, Will Forte and Joel McHale and also appeared in 'National Lampoon's European Vacation.'

Anita Mann Is The Crowning Jewel Of Las Vegas Entertainment  Haute Living

Anita Mann is the pioneering choreographer living in Las Vegas who choreographed for people like Elvis Presley and Lucille Ball.

How L.A.'s Street Culture Made the Cortez Nike's Most Authentic Sneaker  Complex

Kendrick Lamar has been wearing the Nike Cortez lately, and the sneaker's connection to Los Angeles and its streets is undeniable. Here's how it happened.

Rosenbohm evolves into small-school hero  News-Press Now

MAITLAND, Mo. — David Carroll spent two years assessing the potential talent, and a timely promotion put him in charge of a potential turnaround.

West Hollywood Moves Forward with Local Cannabis Regulations  WEHOville

The West Hollywood City Council last night gave its initial okay to an ordinance that would permit the city to grant up to eight licenses to recreational marijuana ...

Tito Jackson's Sons Describe Day Their Mother Died as 'a Nightmare': 'It's Like a Kid's Worst Memory'

Tito Jackson's sons recall the day their mother died in 1994.

The weird roadside architecture of Los Angeles  Curbed LA

Nothing transformed or defined 20th-century Southern California more than the automobile, and nowhere was this more apparent than the San Fernando Valley.

Henry Cherner, AIMS360 Managing Partner, 66  Apparel News

Henry Cherner, a Los Angeles pioneer in software programs for the fashion industry and an apparel industry veteran, passed away suddenly from a heart attack ...

Carol Lee Whitmer Burge  Tulsa World

Carol Lee Whitmer Burge, of Broken Arrow passed away on July 7, 2015 after an extended illness.

Executive Spotlight Q&A: Jacob Talley  Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

You recently joined Tin Roof as the company's first CEO after having spent five years doing sales and marketing for Mocker Beverage. What has been the most ...

Hi-tech fitting rooms, shops with queues out the front (yes, really): Why LA retail is ‘like Clueless’

Shopping in Los Angeles is as almost much of a scene as a Hollywood club — there's an unofficial dress code, neon signs that are basically made for Instagram, ...

Meet Sydney Evan, the Brand For the Girl Who Doesn't Want to Wait for  W Magazine

The Los Angeles jewelry label Sydney Evan is among the most ubiquitous in Hollywood, counting everyone from Kim Kardashian and Rihanna to Gwyneth ...

Massachusetts becomes 16th state to ban 'ex-gay' therapy for youth  Los Angeles Blade

Massachusetts became the 16th state in the nation to ban "ex-gay" conversion therapy on Monday after Gov. Charlie Baker signed a measure into law ...

Red Hot Chili Peppers three-decade-plus run of funk rock  Vancouver Sun

Looking over set lists from tour, the band barely looks back any farther than Californication. But the new material is getting good reviews.

You’ll never believe how much Meghan Markle looks like her mum Doria Ragland when she was younger  The Sun

The Duchess of Sussex could be twins with her mum in these throwback pictures.

It's Former RHCP / Pearl Jam Drummer Jack Irons' Yearbook Photo!  Ultimate Classic Rock

Yes, it's original Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Jack Irons! The photo on the left is from Fairfax High School in Los Angeles, where he met Flea and guitarist ...

US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Still A Junior, Tia Jones Is In GOAT Territory  MileSplit

Who are the top 500 returning high school girls 100m hurdles this outdoor season?

Schoolboy hit by car near Sutton Coldfield school  Birmingham Mail

The accident took place in Fairfax Road near to Fairfax Academy.

Byron Allen Net Worth  Celebrity Net Worth

Byron Allen Net Worth: Byron Allen is an American comedian and television producer who has a net worth of $400 million dollars. Byron Allen was born on April ...

LAPD SWAT Officer remembered for ‘amazing’ legacy 10 years after his death in Valley standoff  The Daily Breeze

No one will forget Randal Simmons, the first Los Angeles Police Department SWAT officer killed in the line of duty 10 years ago in Winnetka. “I believe the ...

Red Hot Chili Peppers on 25 Years of ‘Mother’s Milk’

For the Red Hot Chili Peppers, 1988 was the type of year that could destroy far more established bands. They had slowly built a cult audience with their first ...

Ricardo Montalban dies at 88; 'Fantasy Island' actor  Los Angeles Times

Ricardo Montalban, the suave leading man who was one of the first Mexican-born actors to make it big in Hollywood and who was best known for his role as Mr.

Letters to the editor: Ben Shapiro, intermarriage, embracing the stranger  Jewish Journal

I'll bet you get a lot of letters that start with “Dennis Prager … ” Here's mine. Dennis Prager writes that taking in Muslim immigrants is causing Europe to go into a ...

Business soars for El Segundo airplane furniture maker MotoArt  The Daily Breeze

In a desert graveyard for decommissioned airliners, two men saw off a chunk of airplane wing they will turn into a $20,000 desk. “These were the good old days,” ...

Red Hot Chili Peppers Talk Risky Danger Mouse-Inspired Reboot

Early last year, the future looked bright for the Red Hot Chili Peppers. After a year of writing, the band had come up with a batch of new songs that it was proud of ...

Murray Weissman, Veteran Hollywood Publicist and Awards Strategist, Dead at 90  TheWrap

Veteran awards strategist Murray Weissman, who had a hand in the Oscar campaigns for seven Best Picture winners, died Monday of pancreatic cancer at his ...

The Story of the Red Hot Chili Peppers' Self-Titled Debut

The Red Hot Chili Peppers' path to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame began with this tentative first step.

Mount Vernon Girls' Basketball Has High Expectations  Virginia Connection Newspapers

The Mount Vernon girls' basketball team went 25-2 last season, losing twice to eventual state champion Oakton.

10 Largest Multifamily Properties in LA  Multi-Housing News

The metro still enjoys a thriving economy and a fast-growing employment sector. However, facing affordability issues, the city continues to price residents out of ...

US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Arria Minor Leads The Way In The 400m  MileSplit

See who the top 500 returning 400m runners in the country are.

Matthew Shepard interred at Washington National Cathedral  Los Angeles Blade

The ashes of Matthew Shepard were interred in the Washington National Cathedral's crypt on Friday during a private ceremony. Matthew Shepard's parents ...

Around 1939: Phil Spector is born, will wow the world, then murder an actress  Haaretz

December 26, 1939 – or 1940 (there are sources for both dates) – is the birthdate of record producer and convicted murderer Phil Spector. Spector, who began ...

Raptors coach Dwane Casey and late, great Japanese basketball coach Mototaka Kohama were two of a kind  The Undefeated

It was perhaps an unlikely friendship. Dwane Casey was the sixth black player to be a member of the University of Kentucky men's basketball team. He grew up ...

The 25 Greatest Music Logos of All Time

These are the band logos that became the signature symbols of music history.

How Meghan Markle's “free-spirited” mum went from humble youth to tea with Queen  Mirror Online

Meghan Markle and her mother Doria Ragland beamed with happiness as they arrived at luxury Cliveden House Hotel to spend the night before the royal ...

James Ellroy, "Wholesome"? L.A.'s Crime King Lightens Up (a Little) With 'Perfidia'  Hollywood Reporter

The author talks about his work, his youth, his solitude and his 14th novel, a World War II tale: "It's more accessible, more human and has more heart and soul ...

Anthony Kiedis is the idiot of Red Hot Chili Peppers

Red Hot Chili Peppers singer Anthony Kiedis believes his lack of musical training and tendency to be an.

Scott Baio reunites with 'Happy Days' cast at Erin Moran's memorial despite controversial comments  AOL

Scott Baio shared a photo of the 'Happy Days' cast reunited at the late Erin Moran's memorial *service* this week, despite his controversial comments.

20 Years of Santa Monica Airport Plane Crashes

Santa Monica, CA - The Harrison Ford plane crash on a Venice golf courses has renewed concerns about having an airport in a densely populated ...

Red Hot Chili Peppers: Punk, funk and tube socks led to superstardom (Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2012)  Plain Dealer

It started with a noogie. The rest is rock 'n' roll history.

Kevin Durant signing with Golden State Warriors a business decision, nothing personal  Washington Times

It's OK that Kevin Durant's signing with the Golden State Warriors is a business decision. But don't pretend it's about some lofty personal goals.

Scott Baio on 'Happy Days' co-star Erin Moran: 'For me, you do drugs or drink, you're gonna die'  AOL

It's been two days since "Happy Days" star Erin Moran was found dead in her New Salisbury, Ind. home, and her former co-star Scott Baio is already questioning ...

The Jackson Three  People Magazine

FOR TAJ, TARYLL AND T.J. JACKSON, childhood didn't play itself out like a scene from Valley of the Hollywood Brats. Far from it. Tito Jackson's sons, whose ...

Who is Meghan Markle’s mother Doria Ragland and has she arrived in the UK?  The Sun

Doria Ragland is Meghan Markle's mother and Prince Harry's mother-in-law. She attended the Royal Wedding on May 19, 2018.

'Star Trek: Discovery' USS Enterprise Design Change Clarified As Creative Decision, Not A Legal One  TrekMovie

Last week, veteran Trek designer John Eaves shared some notes on Facebook about the process of designing the USS Enterprise, as seen the in season one ...

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