| Jun 6, 2014
| 7:03 PM
This looked more like a rock concert than a spin workout.
Everyone who was on a bike in the room was bouncing and singing along with Marisa Wayne, belting out the lyrics to "Don't Stop Believin'," by Journey.
They sang in unison. Sunday at GRIT...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 6:47 PM
Orange County residents who are five or more years behind on their property taxes must start a payment plan by June 30 or risk their property being auctioned off, county officials said Wednesday.
If property owners don't start a five-year payment plan...
| May 7, 2014
| 11:22 PM
Not long ago, 72-year-old John Hamilton had a hip and a knee replaced with surgically inserted hardware. More recently, however, the process of losing things that can't be replaced has initiated the infliction of pain that no anesthesia can mask.
| Apr 17, 2014
| 5:34 PM
A local nonprofit whose mission is to transform the lives of at-risk youths will host its sixth annual fiesta fundraiser next week.
Supporters of Save Our Youth, or SOY, will be able to sip cocktails and sample appetizers from Taco Rosa Catering on the...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 5:06 PM
For many of the students participating in the Junior Livestock Auction at the OC Fair, the auctions Saturday are a bittersweet moment, bringing the sadness of saying goodbye with the prospect of having their months of work rewarded.
Below is a closer...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 2:56 PM
For the second year in Newport Beach, more than 400 cars will be rolling in for the Russo and Steele collector car auction.
The event at the Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort takes place Wednesday through June 21 and features European sports cars,...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 9:10 AM
A local organization of mothers in Newport Coast raised more than $10,000 at a holiday carnival Sunday to help fight a genetic syndrome often associated with autism.
The MOMS Club of Newport Coast, part of an international moms support network, hosted...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 3:00 PM
Crusted over with brine and barnacles, their plastic bodies faded, the 20 or so watercraft stacked on the dock weren't the prettiest boats in Newport Harbor.
But to the small crowd who braved Friday morning's chilly breezes hoping to score a deal at...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 7:07 PM
As cameras flashed on the red carpet outside the St. Regis Monarch Beach Resort this weekend, Lisa Ackerman hugged several friends and guests who approached.
She hugged me. Everyone seemed to be part of the family at the seventh annual Ante up for ...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 3:58 PM
In the spirit of the Roaring Twenties, men and women young and old took to the Center Club on Friday for an evening of food, dance, a silent auction and a little bit of luck in the faux casino.
The event was "The Gatsby Affair," a benefit for the...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 12:22 PM
Visitors at Fashion Island on Saturday appeared to be stuck in a time warp.
Parents paused beside chic — and high-tech — strollers, taking pictures with cell phones. The scene in front of them, though, seemed straight out of medieval Europe....
| Apr 12, 2013
| 4:46 PM
According to Chris Epting's In The Pipeline column, "Something fishy going on with fire ring ban," April 4, he learned the hard way what the Air Quality Management District is really all about. Those green, environmentally friendly shoes pinch when you...