| Nov 11, 2011
| 8:53 PM
Ask yourself what you would do if your job were eliminated? Do you have sufficient savings to bridge a potential gap in income? What if you suffered a health emergency and survived, only to be placed in serious debt?
Such questions were on the minds of...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 8:16 PM
It is a project that will take at least a generation to launch and ultimately benefit many generations to come.
The Orange County Great Park, a controversial piece of premium land occupying 1,347 acres of the former Marine Corps Air Station El Toro (that...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 8:37 PM
Among the iPods, cameras, family heirlooms and bestsellers being auctioned off on EBay, online shoppers can now bid on a Newport Beach landmark: the Balboa Fun Zone carousel.
The iconic merry-go-round has been placed on the auction block with an opening...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 8:10 PM
Congress may find it impossible to agree on funding priorities, but 200 men in blue blazers and white slacks recently joined forces in Newport Beach to raise $60,000 benefiting the annual Balboa Bay Club & Resort's 1221 Club Scholarship Fund.
| Aug 24, 2011
| 10:04 PM
UCI's Kopf honored
UC Irvine senior Lexi Kopf, who scored two game-winning goals in a pair of tournament wins for the women's soccer team last weekend, has been named National Player of the Week by the National Soccer Coaches Assn. of America.
| Aug 31, 2011
| 9:50 PM
It is a small and wonderful community zoo.
Friends of the Santa Ana Zoo gathered within the compound on Saturday night to celebrate another year with our fur-covered friends sharing the planet.
The passion and the purpose of the zoo staff, led by...
| Nov 12, 2011
| 7:50 PM
Ready, set, shop!
Local volunteers and philanthropists are hoping for a dazzling turnout at this year's Christmas Co. extravaganza, themed "A Home-Cooked Holiday."
It's the Newport Beach-based Junior League of Orange County, California Inc.'s largest...
| 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...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 2:18 PM
Organizers of Costa Mesa United's eighth Annual Mesa Verde Classic Charity Golf Tournament are looking for sponsors and foursomes for the Jan. 21 event at Mesa Verde Country Club.
The annual golf tournament and banquet raised $146,000 in 2012 and is...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 8:05 PM
Barrett-Jackson car auction officials have chosen not to renew their contract for 2013 with the Orange County Fairgrounds, officials confirmed Friday.
The news came during the Orange County Fair Board's meeting Thursday, when the board members heard of...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 8:11 PM
The family of a wheelchair-bound Newport Beach man who was attacked by an unknown assailant is raising funds to help pay his immediate medical bills.
Alan Halderman, 56, got into an altercation on the Balboa Peninsula with another man Aug. 6. He was...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 9:02 PM
A classic and rare car auction over the weekend at the Orange County Fairgrounds generated $14 million in sales, organizers said Tuesday.
Nearly 54,000 people attended the Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction event Friday through Sunday, according to...