| 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 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...
| 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...
| Nov 4, 2010
| 6:43 PM
There is a lot going on around the harbor this week, so let's jump aboard the "Showboat" and take a harbor cruise.
Everyone, please remember to stay seated and keep your hands in the boat, and if you remember the Jungle Cruise at Disneyland, the...
| Nov 4, 2010
| 7:06 PM
Editor's note: This adds Mike Halphide's full name and title.
NEWPORT BEACH — Just as daylight saving time ends, the City Council is considering an ordinance that would allow residents to walk their dogs along the beach an extra hour in the...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 6:39 PM
While stacking "Beauty and the Beast" dolls, board games and Christmas ornaments on shelves at the Disneyland Emporium back in 1991, Christopher Spencer had no idea what his future held.
Today, he is touring the country as Maurice, Belle's inventor...
| Nov 20, 2010
| 4:40 PM
IRVINE — The daily lives of some UCI students, and in many cases the lives of their working parents, have just gotten more difficult with the recent 8% hike in tuition, according to at least a dozen students who were randomly interviewed for their...
| May 18, 2011
| 8:45 PM
Comedian Bill Skiles, one half of the Skiles and Henderson comedic team with Newport-Mesa roots who went on to appear on "The Ed Sullivan Show," "The Tonight Show" and other TV programs in the 1960s and 70s, has died. He was 79.
Skiles died of kidney...
| Nov 22, 2010
| 7:11 PM
FULLERTON — A 30-year-old Los Angeles man was sentenced last week to 15 years to life in prison for killing an Irvine woman and injuring another during an alcohol-fueled crash on the I-5 Freeway in 2007.
Angel Leal, who has two prior driving-under-...
| 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...