| Aug 11, 2010
| 6:53 PM
COSTA MESA — The Los Angeles Times and Daily Pilot recently donated a share of the proceeds from the annual Pilot Cup youth soccer tournament to the city's after-school program.
The newspapers donated $750 to Recreation on Campus for Kids after...
| Jan 5, 2011
| 7:42 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — After nearly 20 years as a mainstay of the Daily Pilot and a long career as a freelance writer and journalism educator, columnist Joseph N. Bell is retiring.
Thursday's "The Bell Curve" column will be his last.
"When a time for...
| Jan 6, 2011
| 4:13 PM
Here's my favorite Joe Bell story: As editor of the Pilot in the '90s, I arranged for Joe, our star columnist, to hit some tennis balls with Lindsay Davenport, an up-and-coming Newport Beach pro who would later earn the No. 1 ranking on the women's tour...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 3:51 PM
The Independent has long been on Twitter, but now its entire reporting and much of its editing staff is as well.
Individual members of the staff have been using the social media network, but reporters and editors have created professional handles so...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 3:02 PM
Cynthia "Cindy" Frazier, who served as city editor of the Coastline Pilot for nearly eight years, has died. She was 60.
Cindy had been battling pancreatic cancer for the last year. She succumbed to her illness Wednesday morning at Saddleback Memorial...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 3:38 PM
LAGUNA WOODS — A memorial for Coastline Pilot City Editor Cynthia "Cindy" Ellen Frazier, a veteran journalist, took place on Saturday.
Frazier, the newspaper's city editor for nearly eight years, died last month after a battle with pancreatic...