| Oct 30, 2013
| 11:26 PM
Last month, Jim Abbott visited KidWorks in Santa Ana.
Abbott, the former Major League Baseball pitcher, says he stays busy these days, speaking to various people and motivating many about the story of his life and about succeeding despite being born...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 11:31 PM
The scoreboard at Angel Stadium provided several highlights on Saturday. It wasn't because score was kept, even though there were plenty of runs scored.
Many looked at the scoreboard because of the images on the Jumbotron. There were smiles and unique...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 7:18 PM
A Riverside man dubbed the Snowboarder Bandit pleaded guilty Thursday to robbing banks throughout Orange County, including one in Newport Beach and three in Irvine.
Michael Brandon Franks, 30, was convicted of 10 felony counts of second-degree robbery...
| May 6, 2014
| 3:31 PM
A Costa Mesa man was sentenced Monday to more than seven years in prison for stealing in excess of $280,000 from an elderly woman who was blind, deaf and suffering from dementia, authorities said.
John Thomas Windsor, 44, pleaded guilty to one felony...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 6:20 PM
The Bank of America Charitable Foundation recently awarded grants to four area nonprofits, according to a Bank of America news release.
The Girls Inc. of Orange County chapter and Working Wardrobes, both of Costa Mesa, each received $10,000.
| Jun 4, 2014
| 9:02 PM
For 75 years, the light pink Lido Theatre in Newport Beach has welcomed moviegoers onto the Balboa Peninsula.
But an asset manager for the theater's property owner has a new vision for the space, now surrounded by development, and in need of, as she put...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 8:45 PM
Two Newport Coast residents pleaded guilty Thursday morning to bank fraud in connection with seven different financial institutions.
Thomas Chia Fu, 63, and his wife, Cheri L. Shyu, 60, gained a revolving line of credit from multiple banks, including...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 12:58 PM
August 17, 1932 to January 30, 2012
Jack Butefish passed away from Parkinson’s Disease at Silverado Residence in Newport Beach California on Monday morning.
Jack was raised by Clinton and Margaret Butefish who came to California from...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 9:49 PM
The 18th annual Toshiba Classic will have some local flavor, as Southern California natives Mark O'Meara, Craig Stadler, Dave Stockton and 2012 Allianz Championship winner Corey Pavin have committed to play in the event that takes place March 12-18 at...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 12:04 PM
If you were to tune out the din of numerous voices talking shop this weekend at the National Assn. of Realtors Conference & Expo at the Anaheim Convention Center, which is expected to draw nearly 18,000 people in the real estate business from all over the...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 9:39 PM
Wow! The Daily Pilot hit it out of the park.
Patrice Apodaca's Nov. 12 column, "Protesters did it right at Balboa," was indeed inspiring. The young lady who put this function together is a unique and great individual. Thank you. I concur with these...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 8:03 PM
COSTA MESA — Classmates of a Newport Harbor High School teen hit by an SUV outside the school two weeks ago are raising money to help her family pay for her medical expenses as she recovers in intensive care.
"Our goal is to raise as much money...