9 Univ. of Southern California students…

Nine University of Southern California students have died since the start of the semester, the school said Tuesday — an unusually high rate that moved university officials to send students a letter about the issue over the weekend. Three of… Read full article at KESQ News

Nine USC students die in three…

LOS ANGELES — The USC community on Tuesday was mourning the deaths of nine students this semester, a figure that is greater than the total for each of the two previous academic years. University President Carol Folt — in a… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Boys & Girls Club of Menifee…

Newport Pacific Land Co. recently presented a $5,000 donation to the Boys & Girls Club of Menifee Valley, bringing the company’s total donations to more than $10,000 over the past three years. Dozens of children and parents were on hand… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

All new faces for Banning school…

For incumbents, the Banning Teachers Association helped newcomers sweep the election for stunning defeats. Endorsements for Leslie Sattler, Mayra Anguiano and Laura Troutman paid off, and they endorsed the appointee Lucy Martinez-Lara, who will take over for board member Alex… Read full article at Record Gazette

San Bernardino Unified assistant superintendent Wiseman…

The San Bernardino City Unified School District assistant superintendent of human resources who was arrested on suspicion of possession and distribution of child pornography in August was charged with that crime on Oct. 29, San Bernardino County Superior Court records… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Palm Springs celebrates return to CIF…

Overpowering its opponent with a potent, late-game surge, host Palm Springs won its first playoff game since 2015 with a 51-29 home win over Hillcrest High (Riverside) on Friday night. After missing the postseason last season, Palm Springs now advances… Read full article at The Desert Sun

‘Words can’t describe the emotions’ of…

Izzy Ramirez is expected to be released from the Totally Kids Rehabilitation Center in Loma Linda on Tuesday, but he couldn't wait. His teammates at Rancho Mirage High School were playing in the CIF-SS Division 9 playoffs, and he felt… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Highland Charter Academy brings awareness to…

Students in Angel Perez’s sixth through eighth grade combo class at Highland Charter Academy in Beaumont learned invaluable lessons about the role parents and adults play when they attend their children’s sporting events. After spending 5 ½ hours discussing, watching… Read full article at Record Gazette

Parents hold meeting to discuss concerns…

Parents frustrated with what they said is inaction on the part of the Temecula Valley Unified School District regarding bullying met Wednesday a west Temecula business to discuss their concerns and come up with recommendations to bring to the school… Read full article at The Valley News

Why a Lake Elsinore school play…

It’s a high school play that may make some people upset. “The Cake,” a drama being presented this week and next by the aptly named Outside the Box Players at Lake Elsinore’s Lakeside High School, centers around a common theme:… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise