Valley Center, California - John was born to Irish immigrant parents in Detroit Michigan on March 19, 1930.  He attended Catholic schools through college, gaining his Bachelor's degree at University of Detroit.  He got his Master's degree at Stanford University during his professional career.  He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War conflict.

Imperial Valley, California - "The Bell Game" the "Axe Game" this week in Imperial Valley CIF High School Football action:

Imperial, California - In an unprecedented move KXO Radio AM1230 aired the Southwest at Imperial High School football game. KXO also streamed the home team's and away team's audio brodcasts on YouTube.

San Diego, California - The Aztecs annual San Diego State Fantasy Camp is set for Saturday, September 28 in Viejas Arena.  A full day of basketball activities, on the same floor that SDSU competes on, is designed for participants ages 30 and up.

Washington, DC - The First Lady is pleased to announce the construction of a new tennis pavilion on the White House grounds.

West Lafayette, Indiana - The 2019 Major League Baseball season has been dubbed the “Year of the Home Run” as batters have been hitting homers at a record pace. Many pitchers, however, have argued that this year’s baseballs have been “juiced,” or designed in a way that favors hitters.