CIF State commissioner disputes claim new club football league has its ‘blessing’

CIF State commissioner disputes claim new club football league has its ‘blessing’

CIF State Commissioner Ron Nocetti said on Sunday that an organization that has started a club soccer league in Southern California is violating state guidelines for youth sports. Nocetti responded to one report Saturday by an NBC affiliate in Palm Springs who claimed that the CIF has given “their blessing”…

This winter, the Vox Book Club is reading about lesbian necromancers in space

This winter, the Vox Book Club is reading about lesbian necromancers in space

As we come out of a very odd year 2020 and hope to be a better 2021, the Vox Book Club thinks we all deserve a treat. With that in mind, I am delighted to announce that our double picks for December and January are Tamsyn Muir’s. Gideon the Ninth…

Join the Vox Book Club to talk The Idiot with Elif Batuman live on Zoom

Join the Vox Book Club to talk The Idiot with Elif Batuman live on Zoom

The Vox Book Club is linking to Bookshop.org to support local and independent booksellers. Elif Batuman’s The Idiot was one of the best books of 2017: weird and funny and tender and deeply, obsessively fixated on language. It’s a tricky and compelling book to talk about, which is why I…

Three points: Colorado Rapids offense continues to struggle as club falls to last place

Three points: Colorado Rapids offense continues to struggle as club falls to last place

The Colorado Rapids drew for the second straight match late Saturday night, coming home from San Jose with a 1-1 result. Kei Kamara headed down an 81st-minute corner kick from Cole Bassett to equalize late in the first of four matches over a 12-day period. Here are three observations as…