San Bernardino County Sun
District attorney confirms probe into high pay of Centinela Valley school leader
The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office confirmed Wednesday that it has launched an investigation into the hefty compensation for Jose Fernandez, the Centinela Valley high school district superintendent who has been placed on paid leave .
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
NASA turns historic Apollo and space shuttle launch pad 39A over to SpaceX
NASA has turned historic Pad 39A, site of launches from Apollo through the end of the space shuttle program, over to private company SpaceX to begin a new era of launches.
The Daily Breeze
Up to 10 vehicles damaged in Hawthorne carport fire
At least eight and possibly 10 vehicles were damaged today in a fire in the carport of a Hawthorne apartment building, authorities said.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
The Daily Breeze
Centinela Valley school board to vote on interim superintendent in Jose Fernandeza s stead
The Centinela Valley school board on Tuesday evening will hold its first regular meeting since putting Superintendent Jose Fernandez on paid leave last week.
Protein crystal experiment set to fly to International Space Station
A biology professor's experiment that is set to fly to the International Space Station could shed new light on the roles enzymes play in biological processes.
SpaceX to Test Reusable Rocket During ISS Resupply Mission
It's an audacious plan, the odds of success are low, but SpaceX is going to do it anyway: The private spaceflight company founded by billionaire Elon Musk will launch a rocket with landing legs into orbit Monday, then try to bring part of it back and park it in the ocean.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
The Washington Post
5At space station, NASA plans spacewalk to repair computer outage
A backup computer for some robotic systems failed Friday. The main computer is fine and the six-man crew is safe, NASA said, but the malfunction puts next week's supply run in jeopardy.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
The Fresno Bee
High-paid California school official suspended
The Centinela Valley Union High School District's board voted 5-0 to suspend Jose Fernandez pending the investigation's outcome.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Caught A Ghost made believers out of Los Angeles fans at Bootleg Theater
Caught A Ghost , an L.A. band that resurrects the sounds of legends from Otis Redding to Sam Cooke, performed a rousing hourlong set at the Bootleg Theater in Los Angeles with front man Jesse Nolan at the helm.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Final frontier in the forefront
The rocket and spacecraft manufacturer SpaceX is in Hawthorne near Los Angeles International Airport.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
NBC Bay Area
NASA Cuts Ties With Russian Space Program
NASA announced it plans to cut virtually all ties to the Russian space program. The only exception, for now, is the International Space Station.
The Daily Breeze
Two men face felony charges for assault on Lawndale student
Two men are in custody and facing felony charges for the brutal attack of a student walking to school in Lawndale last month.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
The Daily Breeze
Hawthorne traffic checkpoint nets drunken, unlicensed drivers
One driver was charged with possession of cocaine and ecstacy, 24 drivers were cited for driving without a license and 12 were cited for driving with a suspended license, during the late March operation at the corner of Rosecrans and Isis avenues.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Power Nissan Of South Bay Sued For Alleged Financing Violations and...
Power Nissan of South Bay , the Hawthorne, California new and used car dealership, has been named in a lawsuit filed in California's Los Angeles County Superior Court.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
LA Airport Police Sergeant Arrested On Suspicion Of Child Abuse
A 42-year-old Los Angeles Airport Police sergeant was arrested on suspicion of child abuse after allegedly using a belt on his 11-year-old son, Hawthorne police announced Thursday.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Torrance Police Looking For Alleged Bathroom Creeper
Police said that on Monday evening, around 8:45, a woman used a restroom at a Rite Aid located at 3860 Sepulveda Boulevard.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Ventura County Star
California aerospace industry leading the nation into space, lawmakers told
If the icons you associate with California are surfboards and orange trees, or even iPhones and driverless Google cars, it may be time to start looking up.
For this California entrepreneur, the roar of the T-shirt business led to the smell of cash
Roar founder and CEO Deepak Vasandani started his clothing company 20 years ago hawking knockoff shirts at Southern California flea markets.
San Gabriel Valley Tribune
With not-guilty plea, Sherman Oaks man says he didna t intentionally run over Chihuahua in Hawthorne
Michael David Parker pleaded not guilty on March 25, 2014, to charges related to the death of his Chihuahua in Hawthorne after he ran over the animal in his car.
Fri Mar 21, 2014
Easy Reader News
Scuba Suh, Dive N' Surf, bring underwater world to kindergarteners
Each year, my kindergarten students at Zela Davis Elementary School in Hawthorne learn about the oceans in a class called "By the Sea."