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  • On Theater: Broadway revue boosts Playhouse

    The Costa Mesa Playhouse will be giving its regards to Broadway this weekend, hoping that musical theater buffs will be giving their regards to the playhouse. For its annual fundraiser, the 45-year-old theater will offer "Broadway, the Best of Times," a...
  • 'Drive the Dream' at O.C. Fairgrounds

    'Drive the Dream' at O.C. Fairgrounds
    The Childhelp "Drive the Dream" gala debuted last week at the Orange County Fairgrounds and Event Center. Chaired by Patti and James Edwards III, Diana and Chris Miner, and Priscilla and Dick Marconi, the evening was a smashing success, raising more...
  • Car auction: $15 million in sales

    COSTA MESA — Who says cars depreciate in value the moment they're driven off the lot? In what company officials are calling a strong showing, the Barrett-Jackson Classic Car auction at the Orange County Fairgrounds last month reported more than $15...
  • Pink Tie raises some $70,000 more than last year

    The 2010 Pink Tie Ball, thrown by the Orange County affiliate of the Susan G. Komen for the Cure, raised a most impressive $400,000 for the fight against breast cancer. Some 400 donors gathered in the private Atlantic Aviation hangar at John Wayne Airport...
  • Trading cars for carts

    COSTA MESA — When Dan Chirilov received an e-mail from his longtime friend and co-worker inviting him to play golf at a special event, he turned down the invitation. "I said, 'Why are you sending me this? I don't play golf. I don't have time for...
  • EuroCar gets new showroom

    EuroCar gets new showroom
    COSTA MESA — It was a 55,000 square-foot run-down warehouse until a German master mechanic converted it to an indoor state-of-the-art dealership. "My belief from a few years ago is that the car world has changed to more of an online buyer," said...
  • Demolition doing good

    Demolition doing good
    COSTA MESA — It was like a scene from a movie where drivers go at each other, hitting and crushing one another, but only this time, it was all real. And the audience cheered, screamed, clapped and rooted for their favorite driver and car to win....
  • Community members connect

    COSTA MESA — Ed Fawcett started a golf tournament 14 years ago in hopes of raising money for the Costa Mesa Chamber of Commerce. The tournament has developed into a convention of sorts, one where, at least for a portion of the day, businesses...
  • The Bell Curve: What has wings, flies and is a problem?

    What's the biggest problem facing Newport Beach today? I mean for the people who live here. You and me. C'mon, give me a straight answer. I'm taking a poll. Think about it for a while if you must. It's a little disheartening — even for deaf...
  • Putting the 'art' in 'heart'

    Putting the 'art' in 'heart'
    COSTA MESA — She was born in Santa Cruz, she's been to Harvard University and back, and now she's a Costa Mesa resident who's just put the finishing touches on her latest piece of art. It's a 45-pound fiberglass heart that will hopefully fetch...
  • Racqueting up the game

    Racqueting up the game
    COSTA MESA — It all started in 1999, when friends Clay Peterson and Johnny McCray bought neighboring homes on East 20th Street. While unpacking, Peterson came upon a wooden tennis racquet and they started to hit balls in Peterson's tennis court....
  • The Crowd: Funds pour in from Speakeasy party

    The Crowd: Funds pour in from Speakeasy party
    The final fundraising tally for the 2010 O.C. Baron's Speakeasy summer party has topped $140,500. Chaired by the super dedicated Carol Wilken and Kay Burra, the 12th annual event, to raise money for the fight against cancer in Orange County, unfolded at...