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May 31, 2000 | Marissa Espino, (714) 966-5879
The Villa Park Women's League recently honored homeowners Beth and Pat Collins at 18831 Smoketree Circle with the Villa Park Spring Beautification Award. The Collinses received the award for the landscape and color scheme in their frontyard.
April 27, 2014 | By Eric Sondheimer
 For the first time since 2005, USC won a three-game series over UCLA this past weekend, sweeping the three games. It gives the Trojans (24-17, 12-9) a nine-game winning streak. Leading the way have been a group of former Southland high school standouts. Jake Hernandez, a Los Osos grad, leads the Trojans in hitting with a .367 batting average. Freshman Jeremy Martinez (Mater Dei) is at .324, and Loyola grad Kevin Swick is at .321. Kyle Davis, a sophomore from Garden Grove Pacifica, has become the standout closer.
April 22, 2014 | By Eric Sondheimer
 When it comes to producing in your senior season, Kale Morton of Glendora is coming through similar to former Glendora standout Adam Plutko. Morton improved to 7-0 on Tuesday, throwing a one-hitter with 10 strikeouts in Glendora's 1-0 Baseline League victory over Rancho Cucamonga. Glendora (14-5, 7-1) scored on an error in the seventh. Nick Kaye and Alex Briggs each had two hits. Upland defeated Los Osos, 6-3. Jack Flaherty struck out 15 and allowed two hits in Harvard-Westlake's 5-0 win over Capistrano Valley Christian.
April 4, 2014 | By Eric Sondheimer
 Ted Mullen, who was a successful high school football coach for 18 years at Villa Park, Irvine University, Santa Ana Foothill and Anaheim, died on Friday morning. He was 81. He won two Southern Section titles and was inducted into the Southern Section Hall of Fame in 2013. Mullen is survived by his daughter, Jodi. Funeral arrangements are pending.  
March 8, 2014 | By Eric Sondheimer
 Tim Sweeney Jr., the coach at Riverside King in his 14th year, said he almost quit this season. On Saturday, his team made him feel so good after a 61-46 victory over Villa Park in the 1A championship game. "This has been the most difficult year of my career, to where I was ready to hang it up," he said. King was only 5-5 in league play, but the team got its act together. Maurice Jones scored 17 points and Chris Lott had 15. Freshman Matthew Mitchell contributed 11 points. Lamont Tyler led Villa Park with 26 points.
March 8, 2014 | Eric Sondheimer
Taking to heart the adage, "If at first you don't succeed, try and try again," Anaheim Canyon High kept launching three-point shots at Honda Center on Saturday in the Southern Section 2AA boys' basketball championship game against Westlake Village Westlake. The Comanches made only two of 14 three-point shots in the first half, but Coach Nate Harrison didn't tell his players to stop firing away. They made eight of 13 in the second half and defeated Westlake, 71-54. Point guard Anthony Ballestero scored 20 points and junior Nick Anderson had 20 points and 16 rebounds.
March 8, 2014
CITY SECTION CHAMPIONSHIPS BOYS Division I El Camino Real 58, Westchester 56 Division III Eagle Rock 68, L.A. Hamilton 56 Division V View Park 85, Douglass 59 GIRLS Division I Fairfax 47, Narbonne 37 Division III Eagle Rock 60, Garfield 51 Division V View Park 74, Douglass 51   SOUTHERN SECTION CHAMPIONSHIPS BOYS Open Division ...
March 1, 2014 | By Eric Sondheimer
 Let's hear it for the Orange County-based Century League. Anaheim Canyon, Brea, Santa Ana Foothill and Villa Park have all reached the basketball semifinals or final in their respective divisions. Villa Park eliminated No. 2 Alemany in the Division 1A quarterfinals. Anaheim Canyon advanced to the 2AA semifinals, where it will have to get past Canyon Country Canyon in a game that will decide whether the Comanches or the Cowboys are the best Canyon. Foothill is in the other semifinal against Westlake.
January 15, 2014 | By Ken Schwencke
A shallow magnitude 3.8 earthquake was reported Wednesday evening six miles from Villa Park, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 11:40 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of five miles. According to the USGS, the epicenter was seven miles from Corona, Calif., seven miles from North Tustin, Calif., eight miles from Yorba Linda, Calif., and 323 miles from Phoenix, Ariz. In the past 10 days, there has been one earthquake magnitude 3.0 and greater centered nearby.
January 9, 2014 | By Eric Maddy
BOYS' BASKETBALL CENTURY LEAGUE Brea Olinda 59, El Modena 50 Esperanza 66, Anaheim Canyon 65 Villa Park 51, El Dorado 45   MARMONTE LEAGUE Newbury Park 63, Agoura 50 Thousand Oaks 73, Royal 69 Westlake 61, Calabasas 57   MISSION LEAGUE Alemany 65, St. Francis 36 Crespi 79, Harvard-Westlake 72 Loyola 87, Sherman Oaks Notre Dame 59   MOORE LEAGUE Long Beach Poly 72, Millikan 70...
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