| May 1, 2014
| 11:07 PM
Spencer Keith used to be a serious rock climber. With no rock climbing team at Corona del Mar High, Keith ran.
Three years ago, Keith joined the boys' cross-country and track and field teams at school. During the first two seasons, he still found time...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 6:57 PM
A DUI suspect who was running from police nearly fell two stories at South Coast Plaza before officers detained him and possibly saved his life, authorities said.
Costa Mesa police said Francisco Novela, 37, of Santa Ana crashed his 1972 Ford Ranger...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 2:48 PM
On Friday, the Daily Pilot reported the death of a female cyclist on Adams Avenue in Huntington Beach ("Bicyclist dies after being struck by car").
The accident occurred where Adams, a three-lane, 45-mph road, transitions from having a bike lane to no...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 11:08 AM
Laguna Beach police arrested an Aliso Viejo woman on suspicion of felony DUI and hit-and-run after she allegedly struck a pedestrian in a crosswalk late Friday.
Sherry Lynn Vitalone, 42, was taken into custody after the collision at 11:17 p.m. at Brooks...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 6:11 PM
The husband of a 58-year-old cyclist who was killed while biking in Newport Beach has filed a damages claim against the city.
In August, Debra Deem of Laguna Beach was riding west on East Coast Highway when she and a white minivan collided just east...
| 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...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 2:16 PM
A family of four in Costa Mesa awoke to a dramatic scene shortly after 1:30 a.m. Wednesday when a car slammed into a bedroom, causing minor injuries to the mother.
Police said an intoxicated man already on probation for driving under the influence...
| 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...
| 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...