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Book published!

February 10, 2017 by Patricia Palermo (Register to contact)

I had a book published by Swallow Press/Ohio University Press. It is a critical biography of the writer Dawn Powell (`1896-1965).
I graduated from FVHS in 1970.

I Had a Book Published!

February 10, 2017 by Patricia Palermo (Register to contact)

Hi! I had a book published by Ohio University Press in 2016. It is a critical biography of the author Dawn Powell. "The Message of the City: Dawn Powell's NY Novels" is available online, through Ohio UP/ Swallow Press, and in some brick and mortar stores. I graduated from FVHS in 1970. Thanks!

Suzanne Pucula Maurer

April 23, 2010 by Annie Emery Moore (Register to contact)

Suzanne Pucula, a 1971 graduate of Fountain Valley High School passed away this April, 2010 at her home in Glen Ellen, CA from breast cancer. Suzanne is survived by her husband George and son Ian Maurer. We will miss her wisdom and love.

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US News Best High Schools 2019: Fountain Valley Makes List  Fountain Valley, CA Patch

LAGUNA HILLS, CA —Laguna Hills High School is among the best high schools in America, U.S. News & World Report said Tuesday in its most comprehensive ...



Fountain Valley Wins Game One; Stupin Stupefies Troy High School  Fountain Valley, CA Patch

Fountain Valley Wins As Stupin Stupefies Troy HS - Fountain Valley, CA - In an away game at Huntington Beach's Troy High School Josh Stupin made his debut ...



Police surround Fountain Valley house; lockdown lifted at high school nearby  Los Angeles Times

Police officers and SWAT personnel surrounded a Fountain Valley home around 1 p.m. Tuesday. Earlier, nearby Fountain Valley High School had been placed ...



OC Schools Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA  Patch.com

OC Schools Among Best Public High Schools In CA - Orange County, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of Top ...



HB Union High School District Teachers Want Fair Contracts  Spectrum News 1

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. – Hundreds of teachers and their supporters took to the streets in an effort to send a message to the Huntington Beach Union High ...



Newport Beach School Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA  Newport Beach, CA Patch

Newport Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA - Newport Beach-Corona Del Mar, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its ...



Fountain Valley School Calendar 2017-18: First Day Of School, Vacations, Conferences  Patch.com

Fountain Valley School Calendar 2017-18 - Fountain Valley, CA - When's the first day of school in Fountain Valley? That, and other must-know dates for parents, ...



Top 100 Public High Schools In CA For 2019  Fremont, CA Patch

Top 100 Public High Schools In CA For 2019 - Fremont, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of Top California Public High ...



Thirteen Orange County High Schools Compete in 12th Annual Academic WorldQuest Competition on March 2  VoiceofOC

High school teams from throughout Orange County will compete in a test of knowledge on international politics, geography, global economics, history, and world ...



Imperial Beach official killed while vacationing in Mexico was a Fountain Valley High grad who loved surfing  Los Angeles Times

A San Diego-area city official who grew up in Fountain Valley and loved to surf was shot and killed while vacationing in Mexico over the Christmas break, ...



Dublin School Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA  Dublin, CA Patch

DHS Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA - Dublin, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of Top California Public ...



Fountain Valley Ladies Swim To Place In Sunset League Finals 2018  Fountain Valley, CA Patch

Fountain Valley Ladies Place In Sunset League - Fountain Valley, CA - Los Alamitos High School swimming Griffins set new Orange County records in the sprint ...



Temecula School Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA  Temecula, CA Patch

Temecula School Named Among Best Public Schools - Temecula, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of Top California ...



Blood, guts, death: ‘Every 15 Minutes’ at Fountain Valley High  OCRegister

FOUNTAIN VALLEY – Sometimes, all it takes is a visual to relay a strong message. A teenage girl covered in blood with her abdomen splayed open lay dead on ...



La Cañada School Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA  Patch.com

La Cañada School Among Best CA High Schools - La Cañada Flintridge, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of Top ...



Orange County Sheriff's Department launches probe after police dog attacks county employee  Los Angeles Times

The Orange County Sheriff's Department launched an internal affairs investigation into the actions of a canine handler after a police dog attacked a county ...



Fountain Valley girls looking for breakout season  OCRegister

Fountain Valley High School has a rich history in many sports, having produced several NFL players, major league baseball stars like C.J. Wilson and Chris ...



Great Oak High In Temecula Among 100 Best Public High Schools  Temecula, CA Patch

Great Oak High Among 100 Best Public High Schools - Temecula, CA - New ratings from Niche rank the 100 best public high schools in California. Two schools ...



Big Boarders Coming To 2019 NHSCA Nationals  FloWrestling

A list of all the wrestlers on the freshman, sophomore, junior, and senior Big Boards competing at this weekend's NHSCA nationals in Virginia Beach.



Everyone Was A Winner At Fountain Valley 5K Fun Run 2017  Patch.com

The 2017 Fit Body Boot Camp 5K A Record Success - Fountain Valley, CA - Hundreds came out to run the Fountain Valley Community Foundation's 2017 5K ...



Former Fountain Valley area High School Teacher Sentenced for Unlawful Sex Acts with Minor  Patch.com

Fountain Valley, CA - A female teacher and coach pleaded guilty on Jan. 15 this year for unlawful sex acts with an underage student received her sentence ...



The Battle for the Bell rages on  OCRegister

Dave White didn't create the Battle for the Bell, the name and prize for one of the longest-standing rivalry games in Orange County high school football. But the ...



Why Fountain Valley’s oldest structure is being moved  OCRegister

Robust, bearded and barrel-chested, Ron Courreges looks every part the former Marine, mechanic and farmer of his youth. So it's surprising to learn that he's a ...



Are You Looking For Something To Do For The Holidays?  VoiceofOC

We've put together a list of 48 events to enjoy with your family to get you in the spirit of the holiday season.



Who's #1 The Show Episode 45 - NHSCA Seeds  FloWrestling

Mar 27, 2019. Willie and Nomad breakdown the seeds for the senior and junior class tournaments at the 2019 NHSCA Nationals. Below you'll find the preseeds ...



Huntington Beach air show has a new name, a new promoter and sky high hopes for the future  OCRegister

For its first two years, the air show at Huntington Beach was operated by a New York-based promoter. Now the lofty event, scheduled for Oct. 19 to 21, zooms all ...



Graduation is right around the corner for area high school seniors  Los Angeles Times

After four years of trying to balance homework, extracurricular activities and a social life, area high school seniors will get their diplomas this month and set a ...



Woman’s Club stepping up in more ways than one  OCRegister

The Fountain Valley Woman's Club is one of the largest community *service* clubs in Fountain Valley with more than 90 members. On Saturday, the club staged ...



FOOTBALL: Former Mesa coach Schaeffer resigns after 2 months at Fountain Valley  Press-Enterprise

Justin Schaeffer resigned as Fountain Valley's football coach this week, roughly two months after he was hired. The reason for his resignation was not revealed ...



Field Hockey remains undefeated and advances in playoffs  The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

Field hockey beat Fountain Valley High School 7-0 today in the first round of playoffs to advance to the semifinals and mark the team's seventeenth straight win ...



See more photos from the many Orange County graduations this week  OCRegister

Thousands of high school seniors bid farewell to their campuses and welcomed the next steps in their journeys as they celebrated at commencement ...



Wrestling: Kingsburg aims for state tourney | Sports  Hanford Sentinel

KINGSBURG - In his third year as head coach, Bryce Hammond sees “improvement” from a Kingsburg wrestling team that features four wrestlers ranked in the ...



New system of support contributes to student success  EdSource

Change has come at an exponential pace for California's educators. Four years ago, we welcomed a new funding system that engages stakeholders, promotes ...



Outstanding visual arts and film teachers  OCRegister

With Varsity Arts coverage coming to an end, we asked Orange County high school teachers to identify colleagues from their campus or other schools who do ...



Anti-LGBTQ hate group protest at Claremont High School  Los Angeles Times

On the crisp fall morning of Monday, Nov. 12, the quiet college town of Claremont, California laid silent. Well, almost. Although Claremont High School students ...



Is Irvine’s Will Ferrell No. 1? Here are the top 6 actors from Orange County (and those who you thought were from O.C.)  OCRegister

A billion dollars. That's the minimum it takes to make Orange County's most exclusive club of actors who've done more than just all right for themselves.



Life-Saving Fountain Valley Police Officers Honored  Patch.com

Fountain Valley, CA - Twenty-five Fountain Valley Police officers were honored for heroics that included saving lives or risking their own.



Here Are The Best Public Schools In California For 2017  Patch.com

Best Public Schools In California For 2017 - Beverly Hills, CA - The rankings were released this week. See how your child's school performed.



Where are 2017 Orange County visual arts students going to college?  OCRegister

We asked graduating high school seniors to share with us their post-graduation plans for the fall. We heard from 486 visual arts students. Some plan to go to ...



New Pathway, Same Journey  DIG Magazine

CSULB alum Kenny Chao started with a career in accounting, but life had other ideas. Now he works as a photographer with his own brand.



Photos: ‘Christmas tract’ in Fountain Valley  OCRegister

The Christmas lights in the well-known “Christmas tract,” a neighborhood of elaborately decorated homes near Brookhurst Street and Heil Avenue in Fountain ...



Opinion: Dear Democrats, Illegal Immigration is not a manufactured crisis  Los Angeles Times

Democrats and progressives alike have been calling illegal immigration a so-called "manufactured process." This is in response to the Trump's often explosive ...



California's Camp Fire destroys thousands of buildings, kills many  Los Angeles Times

In Butte County, Ca., a dangerous fire spread. The Camp Fire got its name from beginning along Camp Creek Road at 6:33 a.m. on Nov. 8. Since then, the fire ...



2016 Top 100 Public High Schools in California  Patch.com

Redlands-Loma Linda, CA - The rankings were released this week. See how your child's school performed.



Where are 2017 Orange County film students going to college?  OCRegister

We asked graduating high school seniors to share with us their post-graduation plans for the fall. We heard from 115 film students. Some plan to go to work and ...



My View: Poker tournament is probably the best deal in town  OCRegister

When I was growing up, my parents would spend just about every Saturday evening playing poker with several of their best friends. Usually, there were about six ...



Five Below: Why is this bargain retailer rushing to California?  OCRegister

Brick-and-mortar merchants seem to be dying. And teen-targeted retailing is even more troubled. And California, as certain logic goes, isn't the greatest place in ...



Thousand Oaks faces sorrow: the Borderline Bar shooting  Los Angeles Times

Prior to November 7, Thousand Oaks held the reputation of being a safe and quiet community in the state of California. On November 7 at approximately 11:20 ...



Popular OC Wedding Photographer Had Secret Hobby: Child Pornography  OC Weekly

To his family and friends, Fountain Valley-based wedding photographer David Brian White is generous, outgoing and loving–“the life of the party.” But alert…



Where are 2017 Orange County theater students going to college?  OCRegister

We asked graduating high school seniors to share with us their post-graduation plans for the fall. We heard from 209 theater students. Some plan to go to work ...



Restaurant closures: 30-year old Taco Bell, Farrell’s, Freebirds, zPizza  OCRegister

A Taco Bell restaurant that has served Fountain Valley teenagers for 30 years closed Tuesday. Franchisee Steve Smith said he had to shutter the restaurant, ...



47 school districts in state of uncertainty  Los Angeles Times

Segregation into a chaotic special education classroom environment was not what they had been looking for. “[The school from our district of residence] never ...



LAHS hires Ray Fenton as new Head Football Coach  Orange County Breeze

Ray Fenton, the new Head Football Coach at Los Alamitos High School, been the head coach at Fountain Valley High School the past three years.



LA River High School hosts its Environmental Summit  Los Angeles Times

For the first time, students and staff welcomed an informative and important event on the school grounds of Sotomayor Center For Arts and Science on Saturday, ...



Star volleyball player has best season yet | Sports Features  Coast Report

Right before the start of his junior year at Fountain Valley High School, Orange Coast College kinesiology major Dillon Emery had a 7-inch growth spurt that left ...



2016 Varsity Arts Artist of the Year Top 10: Visual arts and film  OCRegister

This year, 391 high school juniors and seniors were nominated by their teachers as the top Orange County students in theater, dance, instrumental music, vocal ...



Secretary of State Alex Padilla involves school districts in pre-registration initiative with online toolkit  Los Angeles Times

In an effort to better reinforce the concept of pre-registering to vote, the secretary of state has launched an online Back-to-School Pre-Registration Toolkit, ...



Sotomayor Wolves Soccer Team Win Semi Finals and Advance to the CIF Championship  Los Angeles Times

Sotomayor Wolves Soccer team played Fremont High School for the semi-finals in the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) Championship on February 27.



When will it stop? — Inside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School during the shooting  Los Angeles Times

My condolences are with the victims of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and their families. On February 14, the sounds of gunshots were heard all ...



Skateboarders across Orange County go big  OCRegister

More than 120 students from schools across Orange County competed in the third round of the National Scholastic Skateboard League's Orange County division ...



Join Us on a Journey of Discovery During CSArts-SGV's Debut of “Pippin”  Los Angeles Times

Even amidst the excitement of the holiday season and winter break, students of California School of the Arts-San Gabriel Valley (CSArts-SGV) are eager to ...



Environmental Summit comes to LA River School  Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles River students celebrated Earth Day by having their First Annual Environmental Summit on the Sotomayor campus. On April 28, Los Angeles River ...



Ethan Hirschberg  Los Angeles Times

Ethan Hirschberg is a teenager living in San Diego, CA. Ethan was diagnosed with high functioning Autism at age two and he is the founder/blogger of The ...



'Performing with the Pros' with David Burnham at CSArts-SGV  Los Angeles Times

For California School of the Arts-San Gabriel Valley's (CSArts-SGV)'s first “Performing with the Pros” event, students in grades seven to 11 from the Musical ...



Q&A with UC school expert: How to get into University of California  Los Angeles Times

The competition to get into University of California (UC) Schools is tougher than ever. UC Berkeley is the world's top public university according to the ARWU ...



Interview with California Secretary of State Alex Padilla  Los Angeles Times

California Secretary of State Alex Padilla talks with Richard Coca on his pre-registration initiative and High School Voter Education Week.



Distinguished Young Women of Los Angeles County to be Named March 3  Santa Monica Mirror

High school junior girls from across Los Angeles County will join together in Norwalk for the Distinguished Young Women of Los Angeles County program to be ...



Anthony Gharib  Los Angeles Times

Anthony Gharib is a Student Journalist at Herbert Hoover High School in Glendale, CA. He is currently a junior, and sports editor and first junior Editor In Chief in ...



Grappling with success  Star-News

Mater Dei Catholic High School senior Mateo Olmos recorded a fourth-place finish in his 160-pound weight class at last weekend's Doc Buchanan tournament in ...



Graduation 2017: Here are our favorite moments from the past 2 weeks’ celebrations  OCRegister

A four-year journey of early morning wake-up calls and late-night study sessions came to an end this week for thousands of Orange County high school students ...



Restaurant Closures in Orange County  OCRegister

Last updated: 7/21/17 Latest Orange County restaurant closures. (Note: Information is based on Register staff reporting, and verified reader tips. The date of the ...



California will legally recognize a third gender on IDs  Los Angeles Times

The Gender Recognition Act was signed into law on Oct. 15 by Governor Jerry Brown. The Gender Recognition Act will “make it easier for people to change their ...



Ontario boys soccer defeat Knight High School, 2-0, advance to second round of CIF SS Division III playoffs  Los Angeles Times

The Ontario High School Jaguars defeated the visiting Knight High School Hawks of Palmdale, Calif., in Wednesday's CIF Southern Section Division III playoff ...



Message to my next president  Los Angeles Times

While most students aren't eligible to vote this election, the issues affecting them are important and here to stay. What is the first issue students want the next ...



Mater Dei Catholic's Olmos wins elite Five Counties wrestling title  Star-News

As the 2016-17 high school wrestling season nears postseason competition, the goal remains the same for Mater Dei Catholic High School senior Aaron ...



Electric scooters: Part of the transportation solution or public nuisance?  Los Angeles Times

In Santa Monica's multi-modal community, city planners are interested in getting people out of their cars and onto bicycles and walking. But where do electric ...



My first time at Couch-ella  Los Angeles Times

A surprise guest is welcomed to the stage. As the sounds of screams and cheers fill my ears, I wait expectantly to see the mystery star's face. Through a bouncing ...



Male rape culture is our problem  Los Angeles Times

My favorite TV show is "Law & Order: SVU," and I've watched nearly all 18 seasons and come to realize that there are rarely any episodes that feature male ...



Field Hockey advances to the LAFHA Championship  The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

Field Hockey shutout Newport Harbor High School 1-0 in the LAFHA Semi-Finals to advance to the LAFHA Championship, which will be played Saturday ...



The ultimate ghost town  Los Angeles Times

The City of Redlands is deemed to be one of the most haunted towns in America. From apparitions of a boy swinging on a swing at Mariposa Elementary School, ...



Oprah Winfrey, Ava DuVernay, Jennifer Lee and Mindy Kaling at the “A Wrinkle in Time” Press Conference  Los Angeles Times

"A Wrinkle in Time" is the latest film adaption of the book by the same name by Madeleine L'Engle, which was first published in 1962. On Feb. 25, a press ...



Murder flashbacks: Wineville Chicken Coop Murders  Los Angeles Times

The year is 1928, Southern California is growing due to agriculture and the rise of Hollywood. Wineville, Calif. was once known exclusively for its grapes, until a ...



Murder flashbacks: The 'Night Stalker'  Los Angeles Times

Not too far from home and not too long ago, the “Night Stalker” committed several crimes in Southern California. Ricardo Leyva Munoz Ramirez, or Richard ...



Neighbors To Know: The determined runner of The Hill - Sun Newspapers  Seal Beach News

When you ask people why they chose to live here, most often they reply that it is the “quaintness” and the “small town” atmosphere that drew them here. If you dig ...



Prostitution in Ventura: not just in big cities and movies  Los Angeles Times

A few years ago, Ventura Police Department (VPD) received a call from a hotel in Ventura. The voice on the other line was a 17-year-old girl who was being ...



COLDEST SESH EVER?  Surfline.com Surf News

Matt Pruett interviews Great Lakes luminary Burton Hathaway for the frozen scoop on the end of the 2013 sessions in Minnesota.



Grand Central Market: Showcasing LA's rich culinary culture  Los Angeles Times

On the Saturday that I was able to visit the Grand Central Market, its open air arcade was packed with people in search of a unique culinary experience: boy, did ...



They're back! Girl Scout Cookies  Los Angeles Times

Girl Scout cookies are back! Go get your box of cookies!



Post-9/11 world: What caused the rise of superhero movies  Los Angeles Times

Superheroes have been household names since the birth of comic books in the 1930's. Entrenched in the Great Depression and on the cusp of another World ...



Candy Cane Lane opens in El Segundo  Los Angeles Times

One of the highlights of living in El Segundo is the annual, 65-year-old tradition of Candy Cane Lane! So, get your gloves and hot chocolate ready, you're going ...



“Eddie the Eagle” Q&A with Taron Egerton and Director Dexter Fletcher  Los Angeles Times

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“Adrenaline takes over” for Supermoto competitor Austin Pecoraro  Los Angeles Times

Since the age of five, senior Austin Pecoraro has been addicted to the thrill of riding motorcycles. During the summer of 2007, Pecoraro and his father discovered ...



ARS-WUSA Awards Over $10000 in Scholarships  Asbarez Armenian News

Twenty-one graduating public high school seniors were selected as scholarship recipients by chapters of the Armenian Relief Society (ARS) of Western USA for ...



Quiz: How much Orange County trivia do you know? Test yourself  OCRegister

Trivia. The dictionary defines it as information of little importance. Well, these facts might not be very important, but they're pretty interesting nonetheless.



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