| Apr 14, 2012
Before he was the man who sold a Wyoming town, Don Sammons was a Newport Beach local looking for a country escape where he and his wife could start a family.
Sammons, 61, remembers Newport less for its reputation as an affluent community and more for...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 8:13 PM
The CHOC Follies recently wrapped up its 15th annual production, "Christina and the Crystal Ball: A Cinderella Story for the Social Net Set." It was a four-show run that played to some 2,300 cheering fans at Orange Coast College's Robert B. Moore...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 7:34 PM
Corona del Mar Residents Assn.
The Corona del Mar Residents Assn. Board of Directors meets at 7:30 a.m. at the OASIS Senior Center, 801 Narcissus Ave., CdM. Corona del Mar residents are encouraged to attend. City Engineer Robert Stein will...
| Nov 24, 2011
| 10:02 PM
COSTA MESA — The room was prepared just right for a family Thanksgiving — from the fresh flowers, to the festive tablecloths, candy strewn along the table and the smell of pumpkin pie in the air.
Guests stood up and told the crowd of about...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 8:11 PM
HUNTINGTON BEACH — Scott McCall is no stranger to the water.
The 30-year-old grew up in Huntington Beach. He learned to swim at Pacific Sands Cabana Club with his sisters, Jayme and Megan. But McCall always wanted to surf.
He received special...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 7:50 PM
Saturday night's sold-out gala dinner and auction at the Orange County Museum of Art will be the first in a series of events and shows commemorating its 50th anniversary in 2012.
Proceeds from the gala and auction will directly benefit the Newport...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 7:00 PM
The Orange County Museum of Art's 50th anniversary Art Auction, held earlier this month, netted a record $430,000 to benefit the Newport Beach institution's educational and exhibition programs, OCMA officials announced in a news release.
| Jun 23, 2012
| 8:23 PM
The third annual Barrett-Jackson Orange County Collector Car Auction continues at the OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa. For more information, visit http://www.barrett-jackson.com/
'A Precious Bond'...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 10:05 PM
Got some gold, Pilgrim?
Fans of the Duke with as little as $100 can own a piece of the cinematic icon at a rare auction of the actor's personal items Thursday and Friday in Century City. But those with more to spend could end up securing his eye patch...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 8:36 PM
The wool beret worn by John Wayne in 1968's "The Green Berets" generated the highest bid at last week's auction of the late actor's memorabilia and personal belongings.
That item alone generated $179,000 and led the
$5.3 million in total sales for...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 9:11 PM
Temple Bat Yahm, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach, holds a Shabbat Sukkot evening service and dinner geared toward families. For more information, call (949) 644-1999 or go to http://www.tby.org.
AIDS Benefit Event
| Oct 14, 2011
| 9:20 PM
Christ Lutheran School will host a community "Fall Festival" from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 760 Victoria St., Costa Mesa. For more information, call (949) 548-6866 or go to http://www.christcm.com.
Temple Bat Yahm,...