Los Angeles Wave

Mexican violence scaring off American tourists

On Tijuana’s Avenue de la Revolucion, street vendor and sidewalk philosopher Juan Ramon Rocha leaned on his coin and jewelry cart and waited. But the tourists from across the border never rushed into the streets of T.J., as it’s often called…As groups of 240 students from Westmont College near Santa Barbara, California, drove down the coast to do missionary work in Ensenada, Mexico, none ventured to Tijuana. more

Sports Briefs

DUO HONORED Cal State L.A.’s Sam Wiley and Wally Goodline are winners of the California Collegiate Athlete Association player of the week honors for baseball. Wiley, a senior catcher/outfielder is player of the week and Goodline, a junior, took top pitcher honors in helping the Golden Eagles win three of four in the opening conference series against Cal State Stanislaus. Wiley, a transfer from Westmont College, batted .529 (9-for-17) with a home run run and six RBIs over the four games more