| Apr 16, 2012
| 8:42 PM
Vin Scully has begun his 63rd season as play-by-play broadcaster for the Dodgers.
The mellifluous 84-year-old Hall of Famer stands as baseball's most gifted raconteur — ever. He's been my hero since I was a kid.
The Dodgers moved to...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 8:52 PM
The Ocean Institute is preparing to celebrate 10 years of jazz.
The anticipated weekend of fine food and fabulous music will take place on Feb. 3-4 at the institute's Dana Point facility. Organizers will partner with radio station 94.7 The Wave and...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 10:30 PM
The 2011-12 school year is the 50th anniversary for Corona del Mar High.
The Sea Kings had a great fall season, winning a CIF section title in football and reaching the finals in boys' water polo, girls' volleyball and boys' and girls' cross country. It'...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 8:10 PM
A Costa Mesa radio station shut down its weekly program on medical marijuana Sunday amid concerns that the show's host presented a one-sided view on a contentious topic, representatives said.
Not long before it was to air, the nonprofit KOCI 101.5 FM...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 6:42 PM
Stretching stories around a number of already established songs from a single source isn't a particularly new approach. Over 50 years ago, Hollywood produced the Oscar-winning "An American in Paris" with all-George Gershwin music and created an enduring...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 11:19 PM
The Costa Mesa City Council agreed this week to use $250,000 in Homeland Security grant money to upgrade its communications equipment.
The funding will help first responders reduce gaps in radio coverage, said Costa Mesa Police Lt. Bryan Glass.
| Jul 30, 2012
| 10:10 AM
Toy Boat Toy Boat Toy Boat in Corona del Mar could be saved from the brink of closing with the help of a local radio station.
Bill Handel, KFI A.M. 640 Talk Radio host, is hosting a "Cash Mob" outside the toy store Tuesday, according to the station's...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 5:30 PM
When Flashback Heart Attack takes the stage, the 80s cover band doesn't just conjure up fun memories for the crowd. They put on a show.
The band members, from Newport Beach and Costa Mesa, enjoy interacting with fans during their set. They entertain with...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 5:54 PM
KNX 1070 will take a closer look at the city of Irvine on Aug. 24, broadcasting live from the Irvine Spectrum as part of its "KNX on Your Corner" series.
Streaming from the Corner Bakery Café at 91 Fortune Drive, the segment will focus on major issues...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 8:22 PM
The 13th annual Elvis Festival, themed the "Magic of Elvis," will honor the king of rock 'n' roll Sunday at the Orange County Market Place in Costa Mesa.
California's only Elvis festival will commemorate the 35th anniversary of Elvis Presley's death,...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 5:51 PM
Ahoy from aboard the Princess Cruises' Star Princess while I am enjoying my radio station's Alaskan cruise this week.
CRN Digital Talk Radio, which syndicates my "Boathouse Radio Show," is hosting a murder mystery cruise. My wife and I could not miss the...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 9:22 PM
I have returned after cruising for a week aboard the Princess Cruises' Star Princess on my radio station's Alaskan cruise this week. As I mentioned last week, CRN Digital Talk Radio, which syndicates my "Boathouse Radio Show," hosted a murder...