February 12, 1998 |
Girls' basketball fans should keep Saturday, Jan. 23, 1999 clear on their calendars. That's the date Narbonne will travel to Brea Olinda for a game that could ultimately decide the mythical national champion. Narbonne is currently ranked seventh by USA Today, Brea Olinda 12th. Brea is ranked first in California by Cal-Hi Sports, Narbonne second. Both should be better next season. "I've heard rumors that if Narbonne wins the rest of its games, they'll go into next season ranked No.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 9, 1988
The Los Angeles Unified School District on Thursday officially launched a 24-hour telephone information service that will use 74 brief recordings to provide encouragement and referrals on a variety of subjects, including drug abuse and AIDS prevention. The messages, recorded in English and Spanish by experts and public figures, are not designed to replace health care or counseling services but rather to help children identify problems and seek additional assistance if needed.
December 10, 2002 |
There are at least eight simple reasons you can safely skip tonight's, um, very special Christmas episode of "8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter" (8 p.m., ABC): 1. The series has been on for only half a season and the producers are already trotting out a Christmas episode. You do the math. 2.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 5, 1993 |
One student video takes a tale about a teen-ager who loses his little brother in a department store and turns it into a lesson on responsibility. Another helped students sharpen their Spanish-language skills by producing and directing a play in Spanish. Yet another explores the common bonds of the world's religions. The wide-ranging video presentations by students in Pacoima, North Hollywood and Arleta are among 48 finalists for the 1993 Video in the Classroom awards.
October 21, 2011
SERIES Casino Wars: This documentary series examines the elaborate cat-and-mouse game among gamblers, cheats and the casinos that never stops (5 and 8 p.m. National Geographic). Nikita: Michael (Shane West) learns that a woman (Helena Mattsson) he courted under orders from Division is in danger in this new episode (8 p.m. KTLA). Kitchen Nightmares: In this new episode, Gordon Ramsay visits some restaurants he helped turn around (8 p.m. Fox). Supernatural: In the new episode Charisma Carpenter plays a witch who unleashes her murderous wrath on a small town (9 p.m. KTLA)
August 11, 1994 |
Students who live too far from a state university to attend part-time programs or those who just want to study from home may now earn a master's degree in business from their living rooms. Cal State Dominguez Hills will start a program this fall that allows students to watch TV broadcasts of all 15 classes required for a master's degree in business administration. KLCS Channel 58 will air the programs. The classes will be offered from 9 a.m. to noon every Saturday and Sunday starting Aug. 27.
March 1, 2001 |
Sara Dean of Hart High, a Times All-Valley softball catcher, has accepted a scholarship to Auburn. Dean batted .373 with 15 runs batted in last season. * Pitcher Meredith Cervenka of Crescenta Valley High, catcher Christina Enea of El Camino Real and infielder Sheridan Fowler of Thousand Oaks have been named to Student Sports magazine's preseason All-American team. FOOTBALL * Mark Pomerantz, coach at Van Nuys since 1995, has resigned.
May 24, 2012 |
"The View" 10 a.m. Thursday, ABC: performance from “Jesus Christ Superstar.” “Open Call” 9 p.m. Thursday, KCET: Fine Cut Festival of Student Films: Hosted by mezzo-soprano opera singer Suzanna Guzman, “Goat Rodeo Live: Yo-Yo Ma, Stuart Duncan, Edgar Meyer, and Chris Thile” 10 p.m. Friday, KOCE: The four string virtuosos combine bluegrass and classical music at a concert at Boston's House of Blues. “Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions” 5:30 p.m. Saturday, KLCS: The Great Rivers of Europe: Cologne to Zell: A museum dedicated to mechanical musical instruments; Lorelei Rock; the city of Zell.
September 17, 1985 |
In an effort to partially fill the increasing void left by government cutbacks in music education, the locally-based Young Musicians Foundation created the "Musical Encounters" TV series nine years ago. Normally aired for classroom use on educational station KLCS-TV, five of the half-hour programs are being shown on KCET Channel 28 this week (Monday-Friday, 10:30 a.m. and 5 p.m.).