| 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...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 2:27 PM
KOCI 101.5 FM will air debates this week on the two major ballot measures before Newport-Mesa voters this election season.
At 6 p.m. Tuesday, the Costa Mesa-based radio station will air a live debate on Measure V, Costa Mesa's city charter initiative....
| Oct 30, 2012
| 9:50 PM
From within the smallest office of a six-story building near the edge of the city limits, voices on the topic of Costa Mesa's biggest debate were broadcast Tuesday night.
KOCI 101.5 FM hosted a discussion about Measure V, the city charter initiative on...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 5:31 PM
It's a bit like the chicken and egg predicament.
What comes first, lyrics or melody? There's no empirical answer for Jesse McCartney — the process varies.
Although his songwriting is embedded in personal experiences and others he witnesses,...
| May 16, 2011
| 9:03 PM
COSTA MESA — Before he became Southern California's mattress king, Larry Miller was broke.
In 1987, the Sit 'n Sleep chief executive faced business problems that coincided with the birth of his first child, Danielle. For Miller, that was the most...
| Dec 8, 2010
| 8:09 PM
COSTA MESA — A 23-year-old pedestrian has died of head injuries sustained when she was struck by debris from a car crash near South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa police confirmed Wednesday.
Jessica Hoke, a recent UC Irvine graduate and Santa Ana...
| Dec 10, 2010
| 7:47 PM
IRVINE — On Friday afternoon about 200 people gathered at UC Irvine to celebrate the life of Jessica Hoke. The 23-year-old UCI alumna died Dec. 3, three days after car crash debris hit her while she walked to work at South Coast Plaza.
| Feb 22, 2011
| 8:47 PM
Mel never barks, except in his sleep. He shakes with terror when strangers enter the house. He has good reason to be fearful. Mel's previous owner was Michael Vick.
Mel's detailed history is unknown. However, it's clear that he was used as a kind of dog-...
| Aug 25, 2010
| 8:35 PM
An opening night reception for the artwork of Danny Galieote will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. at the SCAPE Gallery, 2859 E. Coast Hwy, Corona del Mar. Galieote is an up-and-coming local artist whose work depicts beach scenes and...
| Sep 21, 2010
| 9:01 PM
Computer Friends of Oasis
The Oasis Senior Center's Computer Friends, a club that helps seniors learn computer basics, meets at 1 p.m. the second Wednesday of each month at the Newport Beach Public Library, 1000 Avocado Ave. The fee is $2. For...