| Apr 27, 2013
| 8:19 PM
After countless of hours on TV, the NFL Draft ended as it usually does with the last pick, Mr. Irrelevant.
During the three-day event, draft pundits talked about 253 players, their size, their skills and their potential impact. When it came to the 254th...
| Feb 18, 2011
| 2:35 PM
William Crook Kuhn, age 92, of Costa Mesa, CA went to be with our Lord on February 8, 2011. He was born in the upstairs bedroom of his parent’s home in Morrisville, PA where he resided until attending a Quaker Prep School called George School, in...
| Mar 12, 2011
| 5:38 PM
Irvine's population increased considerably in the last decade, far outpacing other Orange County cities, according to U.S. Census data.
Thanks to plenty of new housing, some of it built by the Newport Beach-based Irvine Co., Irvine's population grew from...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 8:18 PM
BREA — Quite literally, theirs is a harmonious relationship: his and her instruments, his and her practice rooms, his and her daytime teaching gigs.
What's more, for professional musicians Tony and Cindy Ellis, they're on the same sheet of the...
| Apr 6, 2011
| 11:35 PM
The Houston Texas have been awarded the last pick in this month's NFL Draft, giving the organization the right to select the next Mr. Irrelevant with the 253rd overal selection.
Newport Beach is gearing up to celebrate Mr. Irrelevant, who has been...
| Apr 7, 2011
| 6:21 PM
Editor's note: This corrects the spelling of Crissy Brooks' first name.
This past weekend, as I headed home from Chicago, a flight delay stranded me inside a packed airport terminal.
As I waited for my flight, the kid next to me crawled all over the...
| Apr 30, 2011
| 8:15 PM
Cheta Ozougwu said he spent a lot of time praying during the 2011 NFL Draft. A devout Christian, the 22-year-old said he believed God's will would be done. Ozougwu, a 6-foot-2, 247-pound defensive end out of Rice University, believed he would be picked....
| Feb 24, 2011
| 4:52 PM
Editor's note: This corrects the previous photo caption and adds all the photos that appeared with this column in print.
"Wine is one of the most civilized things in the world and one of the most natural things of the world that has been brought to...
| Dec 4, 2010
| 6:31 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — Sitting at a white-clothed table, with fresh croissants and fruit in the middle, pearl white yachts a stone's throw away and Porsches and Lamborghini's coming and going across the street, it was like something out of the movies for...
| Dec 16, 2010
| 3:27 PM
Still need to get into the holiday spirit (or avoid it at all costs)? Check out our holiday activity guide for something to suit everybody — and we mean everybody.
For the Scrooge
If your goal each December is to get as far away as possible from...
| Dec 23, 2010
| 2:19 PM
Miracle stories told during the Christmas season usually come packaged neatly with tidy endings that produce tears of happiness and smiles all around.
This one is different.
Though it's being told on Christmas Eve, this story set in Newport Beach is...
| Jan 8, 2011
| 5:53 PM
Orange County prosecutors are asking for the public's help in identifying more potential victims of an Irvine lawyer accused of molesting girls.
Authorities said that after they arrested Matthew Christopher Tye, 31, and searched his home, they found...