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  • Apodaca: The gift mom really wants is time

    Mother's Day is 100 years old Sunday. Anna Jarvis, the woman credited for its establishment, would be horrified. Jarvis' idea had plenty of historical precedent. The honoring of mothers in some form or another can be traced back to the ancient Greeks and...
  • Idle hands? Not this filmmaker

    Idle hands? Not this filmmaker
    The director's hand is constantly evident throughout Vincenzo Cosentino's feature film debut, which will screen Saturday at the Newport Beach Film Festival. And in this case, that's not simply a cliche. Cosentino's hand — which plays the title...
  • The best places to take Dad

    Looking to treat Dad this weekend? Here are some venues in Newport-Mesa offering Father's Day specials: * Top of the Hill The Resort at Pelican Hill hosts a Father's Day brunch at two restaurants: a three-course a la carte brunch from 10 a.m. to 3...
  • Chiropractor sentenced for assaulting client

    A Costa Mesa chiropractor was convicted Friday of sexually assaulting a client during a massage, according to the Orange County district attorney's office. Dennis Durbin, 65, pleaded guilty to one felony count of sexual battery by fraud against a 28-...
  • Irrelevant Week schedule pared

    Irrelevant Week schedule pared
    Irrelevant Week might want to change its name to "A Couple of Irrelevant Days" in Newport Beach. The event that celebrates the last player selected in the NFL Draft seems to get shorter every year. Don't blame the organizers, Paul Salata and his...
  • Retail Therapy: Come into the Closet for grand opening

    Jewel box: The Pearl Closet, a new jewelry shop at 670 S. Coast Hwy. Unit A, Laguna Beach, will hold its grand opening party from 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday with cocktails, hors d'oeuvres and more. The shop was opened in honor of founder Anna Gonzalez-...
  • Plenty to get your motor running

    Plenty to get your motor running
    Dozens of car owners armed with rags and cleaners got their vehicles glistening in the summer sun, hoping to catch the eye of a potential buyer. Drew Colome's bright orange 1977 Volkswagen Thing had spectators flocking to it during the first Russo and...
  • An agent, contract and Justice, it's all irrelevant

    An agent, contract and Justice, it's all irrelevant
    NEWPORT BEACH — Leigh Steinberg showed up to the Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa to work on an NFL rookie contract on Thursday. He has negotiated these types of contracts with this NFL team before as a sports agent. His clients with the...
  • Balboa Bay Club marks 65th anniversary

    Balboa Bay Club marks 65th anniversary
    Construction equipment hummed somewhere inside the airy dining room of what will soon be the Balboa Bay Club's members-only bar and grill, as Director of Club Operations Malcolm Smith led a small group past the restaurant Thursday evening. "We're on the...
  • Bob Costas buys home in Newport Beach

    Bob Costas buys home in Newport Beach
    Welcome to the neighborhood, Bob Costas. The NBC sportscaster recently purchased a home in Newport Beach, according to realtor.com. Costas and his wife, Jill, paid $4.7 million for the property located in the exclusive Crystal Cove community, the...
  • Mailbag: CalPERS, council should split Taj Mahal costs

    As a longtime Newport Beach resident, I am furious, although not surprised, at the outcome of the city's new pride and joy, the Taj Mahal. Let's look back for a moment. The original reason for a new City Hall was that Newport Beach had hired more...
  • The Crowd: An olive leaf for the New Year

    The Crowd: An olive leaf for the New Year
    In the Eastern Hemisphere, the Lunar New Year, also known as the Chinese New Year, Spring Festival, is the most important holiday occasion on the annual calendar. In Orange County, the Lunar New Year celebration, which begins Feb. 10, is being observed...