| Oct 11, 2011
| 9:32 PM
HOLLYWOOD — The American Humane Assn. celebrated ordinary dogs who do extraordinary things at the Hero Dog Awards, presented by Cesar Canine Cuisine on Oct. 3 at the Hollywood Hilton.
The gala event was taped for TV broadcast Nov. 11 on the...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 9:29 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — Chase Valentine, 3, wanted something for Christmas that's little difficult to come by in Orange County: snow.
"It was so cool. On the way over here he said, 'Mom, the twee is so big,'" said Chase's mom, Tiffany Valentine, while...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 4:47 PM
Pamela Lee Lauer
Pamela Lee Lauer, 54, died March 23, 2011, at home surrounded by family and friends. Born in Riverside, California to John and Juanita Lauer on January 5, 1957, Pam was raised in Glendale, California. She graduated from Crescenta...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 9:29 PM
Teresa Ybarra McIntosh, the co-publisher of multiple boating publications and a newspaper industry magazine, has died. She was 69.
McIntosh died Oct. 11 in her Newport Beach home after a months-long struggle with stomach cancer.
| Oct 29, 2011
| 5:30 PM
When I started my career in sports law in 1975 by signing the first pick in the NFL Draft — Steve Bartkowski, quarterback with the Atlanta Falcons — to the largest rookie contract in football history, sports representation was in its infancy....
| Jul 26, 2012
| 8:25 PM
Nine-time Grammy winner Sheryl Crow performed at the Pacific Amphitheatre in Costa Mesa Wednesday evening, treating a near-sold out crowd to 80 minutes in folk-rock heaven.
Opening act Honey Honey — a cross between KT Tunstall, the Civil Wars,...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 5:24 PM
More than 200 guests celebrated the Children's Bureau Clambake at the Oak Creek Golf Club, Irvine, in early June.
The culinary staff of the Island Hotel in Newport Beach prepared a wonderful summer feast of barbecued steak and grilled lobster as the...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 8:32 PM
Who won this summer's sailing awards?
This year's PHRF started with Newport Harbor Yacht Club's newly formatted three-race Ahmanson Cup.
This series was a huge success with 35 of our harbor's boats entering. Tres Gordo on It's OK from Balboa Yacht...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 8:30 PM
Cindy McCain, wife of Sen. and former Republican presidential candidate John McCain (R-Ariz.), came into Newport Beach on Friday evening for a special dinner at the Ritz Restaurant in Fashion Island.
Cindy McCain is a double Blue Star Mom, a member of an...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 4:54 PM
Nonprofit Girls Inc., which serves girls younger than 18, raised more than $205,000 at a fundraiser at a Costa Mesa hotel, the organization announced Wednesday.
More than 250 people attended a luncheon at the Westin South Coast Plaza on Friday to raise...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 8:04 PM
A drumline and cheerleaders welcomed six visiting Japanese exchange students to Corona del Mar Middle School on Friday.
An assembly in a
packed gymnasium recognized the visitors from Okazaki. The Japanese students are taking their turn in the U.S. after...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 5:39 PM
When he was the drummer of Sugar Ray, precision and multi-tasking played a big role in Stan Frazier's life. Now, he has transferred those skills to his new career as a chef.
Frazier, a Newport Beach resident and co-investor of A Restaurant, traded his...