| Jul 29, 2013
| 10:24 AM
A Saudi royal princess did not appear in court Monday on human trafficking charges, drawing a rebuke from an Orange County judge who said “I expect her to be here” for future hearings.
Meshael Alayban, 42, is charged with forcing a Kenyan...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 9:06 PM
The 19th annual Gentlemen's Smoker and Lobster Clambake welcomed 150 handsome men in blue blazers and khaki trousers for a summer beach event beyond compare. It was the major men's fundraiser for the Balboa Bay Club's annual 1221 Scholarship Fund...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 9:15 AM
The man accused of firing more than 50 rounds into the air at a busy Newport Beach shopping mall on Saturday seemed "totally different" at his grandmother's wake two days before, a cousin said.
Jacob Avalos told KTLA the wake was the last time he saw...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 11:06 PM
Max and Jake Caliger were in for a treat at the Newport Beach Film Festival opening Thursday.
The Newport Beach residents, who are 12 and 13 years old, respectively, arrived early at the Edwards Big Newport 6 to see their favorite band, Green Day....
| Apr 15, 2013
| 9:19 AM
A bomb squad combing a Costa Mesa home where police say a man blew himself up in an apparent suicide have found three additional explosive devices inside, authorities said Monday.
Sixteen homes near the 3100 block of Bermuda Drive have been evacuated as...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 9:41 AM
The man who apparently blew himself up with explosives in his Costa Mesa home wrote a rambling, 17,000-word essay that warned of dangers at his home, according to a source close to the investigation.
“I am at 3152 Bermuda Dr., Costa Mesa, CA, USA....
| Nov 16, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Winston William Hodge
Winston William Hodge was born in Drummondville, Quebec, Canada on March 24, 1940. His family moved to Montreal when he was six months old, and they lived there until he was sixteen, when they came to California and settled in...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 5:39 PM
When he was the drummer of Sugar Ray, precision and multi-tasking played a big role in Stan Frazier's life. Now, he has transferred those skills to his new career as a chef.
Frazier, a Newport Beach resident and co-investor of A Restaurant, traded his...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 3:25 PM
With the closing of Sage Restaurant in January, and the selling of the Villa Nova in February, and the planned closing of the Ritz at the end of the year, I felt that as the owner of a 51-year-old restaurant it was time to speak up and let people know...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 10:39 AM
The co-chairwoman of PBS SoCal's board of trustees received an award earlier this week for her leadership and advocacy.
Jo Ellen Chatham of the Costa Mesa-based station received the David J. Brugger Grassroots Advocacy Award on Monday from the Assn. of...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 8:27 AM
An off-duty Costa Mesa police officer was killed Tuesday night after his car crashed into a concrete pillar beneath the 55 Freeway, KTLA reported.
The officer apparently was the only person in the vehicle, which crashed near the intersection of...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 11:10 PM
On a windswept bluff with rippling ponds behind them, local officials Wednesday afternoon celebrated the latest phase of a multiyear revitalization effort for Fairview Park.
The Wetlands & Riparian Habitat takes up 37 acres of the 208-acre Costa Mesa...