| Nov 13, 2013
| 6:45 PM
South Coast Plaza officials rolled out the red carpet Tuesday evening in preparation for a visit from a newly appointed Chinese dignitary, underscoring the center's billing of itself as a destination for international shoppers.
Cameras flashed and...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 7:20 PM
Supporters cheered as volunteers rode King Arthur's Carrousel at Disneyland last week on behalf of 10 local nonprofits.
The early morning event, dubbed "The Carousel of Possible Dreams," raised $208,575 for Orange County charities that benefit children....
| Nov 14, 2013
| 8:38 PM
When a 90-foot Christmas tree at Fashion Island lights up for the first time Friday night, it will mark just one mega-tree in a series sparkling to life for the holidays in shopping centers throughout Southern California.
Fashion Island's white fir,...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 10:40 AM
Leigh Steinberg was once known for his boyish good looks and an elite clientele that included Troy Aikman, Warren Moon and a multitude of other famous names.
Until it all fell apart.
Sipping from a bottle of water, he talks about it in the third...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 3:49 PM
"Hi, baby, how ever are you?"
"Oh, in heaven, everything is fine. There's no pain, sickness, sadness. What about on Earth?"
"Well, there's all of that and we miss you terribly."
"I miss you too, Mommy, but please smile for me. I see...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 10:37 PM
ANAHEIM — Seniors Oronde Crenshaw and Quinton Bell returned to action for the Costa Mesa High football team Friday night.
Think their presence was felt? Crenshaw's five-yard touchdown run in the first quarter, combined with Cameron Curet's...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 4:24 PM
It's a wild morning, pouring rain. At high tide the southwest swell is rolling under the Newport Pier and washing through the dory market, carving out big chunks of beach with each wave.
Someone suggests moving the paddle-out to the bay. We confer ...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 4:49 PM
They called the evening "50 Golden Years of Caring."
The 2014 Children's Hospital of Orange County Cherishes Children Gala unfolded Feb. 8 at Newport Beach's Island Hotel. The event was as glamorous as it was substantial.
In the ultra-capable hands of...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 8:40 PM
Environmental science came to life for Corona del Mar High students who helped with a restoration project as part of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.
More than 40 students in Kim Rapp's Advanced Placement environmental science class spent three hours...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 10:07 PM
Corona del Mar High's perfect run began one week after a scrimmage got out of control four months ago.
The Sea Kings wound up on the other end of illegal shots, as well as shoves long after the whistle blew. Then their coach, Scott Meyer, blew up....
| Dec 19, 2013
| 6:21 PM
Every college football season, Bo St. Geme and his father, Ed St. Geme, make a trip up north to catch a Stanford game. The father and son tend to stay at a family member's house in Menlo Park, which is a short drive to the stadium on campus.
| 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...