Middle School Diver Competes, Medals

Liv Mitchell, a seventh-grade Thurston Middle School student and member of SoCal Divers, competed in and won two medals at the USA age group Junior Olympic Diving National Championships. Liv competed among 315 divers in Greensboro, N.C., Aug. 1-3.

Local Currents

Embracing Hope Over Prophets of Danger     “We have hope for Japan despite our current dangers.” Yumiko Tochigi, entrepreneur and Green Room director.   Local Lagunan Gabe Sullivan, my business partner Scott Coon, and I spent the past two weeks in Japan launching our energy drink...

Hometown Girl Competes in World Surf Championships

Laguna Beach High School junior Taylor Pitz was selected for the 12-member traveling PacSun USA Surf Team for the 2010 Quiksilver ISA World Junior Surfing Championships, in the girls under 18 division. The championships will be held Jan. 18 to 28 in Piha, New Zealand. What...