| May 29, 2014
| 8:34 PM
Newport Beach golf enthusiasts will need to wait a little longer to watch their favorite players in action at the Champions Tour's Toshiba Classic.
The 21st annual Toshiba Classic, which is traditionally held in March, won't tee off until Oct. 19, 2015,...
| May 13, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Davis "Pat" Patterson McNamee, a former Navy and commercial airline pilot and 52-year resident of Corona del Mar, California, died in his home with family by his side on April 28th, 2014. He was 87 years old.
Pat was born in Seattle, WA on December 4th,...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 10:43 AM
Ten outstanding volunteers from Costa Mesa and Newport Beach were honored last Friday at the Daily Pilot Community & Clubs Hall of Fame luncheon.
American Legion Newport Harbor Post 291 Commander Jess Lawson was nominated by 3rd Vice Commander Ken...
| May 1, 2013
| 9:31 PM
Imagine being told at age 10 that you have Type 1 diabetes, that you have to monitor your blood sugar, inject yourself with insulin four times a day and become obsessive about everything that goes into your body.
Some of us would let the disease...
| May 22, 2013
| 11:31 AM
The Toshiba Classic, which will have its 20th anniversary in 2014, has announced dates for the Champions Tour event.
The tournament will take place March 10-16 at Newport Beach Country Club.
Organizers are hoping for another successful year with...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 12:16 AM
Jake Knapp will admit he didn't make the best of decisions back in late February.
The former Estancia High golf standout is not one to sit around. He played in a pick-up basketball game at UCLA, where he is on the golf team. Unfortunately he suffered an...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 8:18 AM
1.) Tom Gazsi: Costa Mesa's police chief celebrated the 60th anniversary of his department — one he leads with a steady, capable hand, despite the tension between his officers and a majority of the City Council members.
2.) Keith Curry: The...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 3:31 PM
When it comes to the top 10 Newport-Mesa sports stories of 2013, as selected by the Daily Pilot sports staff, a singular mantra emerges: Work hard. Compete. Win. Celebrate. Repeat.
Five of the top six stories in 2013 shared similar status in 2012,...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 5:42 PM
Tickets are now on sale for the Toshiba Classic, which turns 20 this year.
The 20th Toshiba Classic tees off March 10 through 16 at Newport Beach Country Club.
A new 20th Toshiba Classic logo has been unveiled to commemorate 20 years as a leading stop...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 2:58 PM
Newport Beach is unique. We have seven villages and Newport Coast. We have the most prestigious golf club in America. We have beaches, harbors, parks and now we even have a hugely overpriced Civic Center.
We have a grand variety of celebrities that...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 8:05 PM
Kenny Perry described Bernhard Langer as the type of golfer who gets under his skin because the 56-year-old German works so hard.
Langer is the type who pushes others to be great, Perry said.
Langer would rather just continue to push his way past...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 10:19 PM
Going into the final round of the 20th Toshiba Classic, Fred Couples didn't think he could win the tournament because Bernhard Langer had been so hot.
But on Sunday at Newport Beach Country Club, Couples grabbed momentum on his back nine to give himself...