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Women's Water Polo Signs Golden Recruiting Class
Nov 13, 2014 • Cal AthleticsAlso coming to Berkeley are Hunter Winslow, a center from Clovis, Calif; Grace Morgan, a utility player from Newport Beach, Calif.; Sarah Siepker, a driver from Los Alamitos, Calif.; Hilary Adkins, a driver from Glendora, Calif.; and Rachael Lewin, an ... More
Fired gay Glendora Catholic schoolteacher sues St. Lucy's Priory
Mar 13, 2014 • San Gabriel Valley Tribune8, 2013 file photo shows St. Lucy's Priory High School alumnae Abigail O'Brien speaking during a protest opposing the dismissal of longtime teacher Ken Bencomo at the Glendora, Calif. campus. Bencomo was terminated from the all-girls private parochial ... More
St. Lucy's sweeps Los Altos in girls volleyball
Sep 10, 2014 • The San Gabriel Valley TribuneLos Altos Mireya Rojo, center, eyes a shot by St. Lucy's Juliet McClure (4) as Danyelle Marin (22) looks on in the first game of a prep volleyball match at St. Lucy's Priory High School in Glendora, Calif., on Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014. (Photo by Keith ... More
Colby Fire: St. Lucy's Priory High School in Glendora evacuates Benedictine nuns
Jan 16, 2014 • San Gabriel Valley TribuneLA County Fire helicopter makes a water drop near Big Dalton in Glendora, Calif. on Thursday, Jan. 16, 2013. ... A wildfire in the hills above Glendora Thursday prompted the evacuation of St. Lucy's Priory High School, located on the edge of the raging ... More
Gay Glendora Catholic School Teacher Wrongful Termination Lawsuit Can Move ...
Jun 19, 2014 • Patch.comA former Catholic high school teacher who says he was stripped of his job for marrying his gay partner soon after same-sex marriage was made legal in California can move forward with his lawsuit against the school, a Los Angeles judge ruled today ... More
May 31, 2014 • Americans United (blog)Bencomo had been on staff at St. Lucy's Priory High School in Glendora, Calif., for 17 years, teaching drama and English as well as overseeing production of the yearbook, when students noticed his surprise absence from the 2014-2015 class schedule. More
Firing of gay teachers at Cor Jesu draws outcry
Sep 3, 2014 • STLtoday.comLast year, Ken Bencomo, who taught English at St. Lucy's Priory High School in the Los Angeles suburb of Glendora for 17 years, was fired after an article in the Southern California newspaper Inland Valley Daily Bulletin published a story and video ... More
The Real-Life Parallels to 'Love Is Strange'
Aug 28, 2014 • Advocate.comBencomo and his partner of 10 years, Christopher Persky, were married July 1, 2013, shortly after marriage equality was restored to California. Less than two weeks later, Bencomo was fired from his job as an English teacher at St. Lucy's Priory High ... More
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