Orange High School

  • Food

    March 7, 2013
  • Blogs

    October 8, 2012

    Scott Adrian Peterson Gets Jail and Supervision for Illegal Sex with Student

    A high school Spanish teacher who copped in August to illegal riverbed sex with a 17-year-old student was sentenced Friday to four years in state prison, but under new state sentencing laws Scott Adrian Peterson will have spent 16 months in jail and three more years under mandatory supervision. The ... More >>

  • News

    January 12, 2012

    Alexander P. Nelson Was the Klanbuster

    Ninety years ago, the KKK tried to take over Orange County—only to encounter the district attorney

  • Blogs

    December 29, 2010

    Scott Peterson Accused of Sex Crimes with OC Teenager

    Peterson‚ÄčThe Orange County District Attorney's office is prosecuting Scott Peterson for having an alleged unlawful sexual relationship with a 17-year-old girl.I know what you're thinking: How could Peterson, who is on death row in San Quentin State Prison for killing his pregnant wife and dumping ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 14, 2010

    Did a High-School Secretary Host Beer-Pong Parties for Students?

    Flickr user Yogma, Creative CommongsAfter-school activity?‚ÄčA secretary at Orange High School was put on administrative leave in May for allegedly fraternizing with students, according to police records. And by "fraternizing," we're talking parties, drinking games, a camping trip and a rumored ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2009

    Orange Residents Gathering to Protest Gang Injunctions

    A demonstration will be held in Orange Saturday to warn residents they could become victims of racial profiling by the city police department and gang injunctions by the county district attorney.Gang injunctions are similar to restraining orders courts issue to protect potential victims from someone ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2007

    Haunted OC Hotspots

    In honor of Halloween the OC Weekly has compiled a list of haunted Orange County locations courtesy the database of haunted places on So take some time and have a read. Even if you don't believe in ghosts, at least you can learn about some local legends and scare yourself silly! M ... More >>

  • Features

    July 12, 2007

    Whatever Happened to the Santa Ana Four?

    Orange County seethes with immigration raids, demonized Mexicans and appeals for amnesty. 2007? No, 1951

  • Features

    June 16, 2005

    Goodbye, Mr. Cross

    Dennis Cross yelled all the time. He threw Kleenex boxes at students. He constantly pounded a gavel against the chalkboard. He once smacked my friend in the back with a yardstick.
    A tribute to the best damn high school teacher I ever had

  • News

    October 1, 1998

    Knock 'Em Down

    Our 15 favorite places OC developers have missed

  • Features

    September 10, 1998

    Give It the Old College Guide*

    The finer (and lesser) points of local institutions