| Apr 7, 2014
| 12:54 PM
Police are looking for two men who started a fight outside Goat Hill Tavern that required four people to seek medical treatment, two of them for stab wounds, authorities said Monday.
Costa Mesa police responded to reports of gunshots fired in the Costa...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 2:36 PM
Costa Mesa police say they found 20 pounds of marijuana and small amounts of other drugs in a man's car after he crashed into a parked truck.
According to a news release sent out Tuesday, 22-year-old Derek Felton of Chandler, Ariz., hid from police...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 5:08 PM
As a much-needed storm dumped rain over Southern California Friday, officials throughout the Newport-Mesa area said — for the most part — disaster was averted.
"We're doing all our normal stuff, and so far, luckily, it's been uneventful,"...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 11:37 AM
A motorcyclist was seriously injured Wednesday night in Newport Beach when he and an SUV crashed near Fashion Island, police said.
The motorcycle and a Toyota 4Runner were traveling opposite directions on Coast Highway and collided when the SUV's driver...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 7:06 PM
John Wayne Airport practiced its response to a major emergency Friday.
Half a dozen county agencies plus hospitals, Delta Air Lines, the American Red Cross and other emergency personnel took part in the drill from 9 a.m. to noon that simulated a crash...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 6:28 PM
For the second time this month, the Orange County Model Engineers group has reported major vandalism at its ridable train setup in Costa Mesa's Fairview Park.
Six park tables at Goathill Junction, which is what the nearly 40-acre rail attraction is...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 10:43 PM
Two of Costa Mesa resident Sue Lester's dishes broke and a vase tipped over during Friday evening's earthquake, and when she went in her bedroom, she noticed that all her hanging clothes had fallen on the floor.
"I'm good," the former council...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 4:08 PM
Family members of one of four men killed during the Newport to Ensenada Yacht Race two years ago have filed a lawsuit in Los Angeles Superior Court against the boat's GPS manufacturer and distributor.
Loren Mavromati, the widow of Theo Mavromatis (their...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 10:31 AM
Costa Mesa firefighters extinguished a fire in a three-story commercial building on Harbor Boulevard, authorities said Thursday.
Fire Capt. Mike Hurd and his crew responded to a report of a structure fire in the 2700 block at 8:43 p.m. Wednesday,...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 4:12 PM
Costa Mesa firefighters extinguished a car fire in Ikea's busy parking lot Sunday afternoon, officials said.
Around 11 a.m., one fire engine and four firefighters were dispatched to the furniture store at Harbor Boulevard and South Coast Drive.
| Apr 16, 2014
| 3:00 PM
A firefighter was injured battling an Eastside Costa Mesa house fire on Wednesday morning, officials said.
About 30 Costa Mesa firefighters responded to reports of a house belching out smoke on Sherwood Street, off Santa Ana Avenue.
When the first crews...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 7:13 PM
Two northbound lanes of MacArthur Boulevard in Newport Beach were closed briefly following a traffic collision Wednesday afternoon.
A gardening truck and a Mini Cooper collided just before 4 p.m. north of San Joaquin Hills Road, Newport Beach Police...