| Oct 6, 2010
| 8:34 PM
Ever since word hit the streets that the legendary surf shop, The Frog House, might have to close its doors because of zoning restrictions, locals have been chatting about the possible loss of a Newport Shores icon.
They've now taken this chatter to...
| Oct 15, 2010
| 8:13 PM
Richard S. Stevens — co-owner and president of the Balboa Bay Club in the 1960s and 1970s, a commissioner for the 1984 Olympics in Los Angeles and developer of resorts and clubs throughout the world — died at home early Thursday morning in his...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 1:11 PM
It had been floating around in Tony Nobles' mind that maybe he shouldn't put on his legendary Halloween extravaganza this year. It would be too soon after his home in Fountain Valley was destroyed by fire in January.
But organizing the free event for 15...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 8:33 PM
When he was a young man, Hobie Alter had a clear vision of his future: He didn't want a job that would require hard-soled shoes, and he didn't want to work east of Pacific Coast Highway.
The son of a second-generation orange grower,...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 5:47 PM
A teenager who recently moved from Fountain Valley to the Lake Tahoe area died Tuesday after a snowboarding accident at a ski resort.
Wyatt James Colvard, 18, who lived in Kings Beach, died of internal injuries from blunt force trauma, according to...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 8:32 AM
Elder abuse can take many forms, and in Laguna Beach seniors have a variety of groups ready to offer assistance to fight off those who mean to do harm.
The few instances of elder abuse reported in Laguna have trended toward tricking people out of...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 1:48 PM
It could not have been pleasant for those at Jack's Surfboards to watch the Oakley Surf Shop Challenge the past few years.
Right in their own backyard, across the street from their shop at Pacific Coast Highway and Main Street and down on the south...
| May 30, 2012
| 2:17 PM
The Oakley Surf Shop Challenge has come up with a new twist to its concept of team surfing competitions, and this one will feature some of the best high school surfers in the area.
The Oakley Orange County High School Surf Team Challenge will be held...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 2:45 PM
Ten high school surf teams. One winner.
They held the Oakley High School Surf Team Challenge last Saturday at 54th Street in Newport Beach, a new aspect of Oakley's Surf Shop Challenge series, featuring Orange County's top high school surfers.
| Apr 18, 2012
| 2:17 PM
Starting on April 24 and running through May 20, the Philharmonic Society of Orange County will present its 20th Philharmonic House of Design in Laguna Beach.
By touring a grand estate in Laguna, you'll directly affect the lives of children by helping to...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 5:30 AM
Wild Rivers' endless summer is finally over.
The Orange County water park that had been living on borrowed time for the last five seasons is now just a memory.
After more than a quarter of a century of water slides and wave pools, Wild Rivers failed...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 10:35 AM
The protests that roiled Anaheim this summer had no regular home base, no Zuccotti Park or Tahrir Square. Instead, demonstrators angry over a series of shootings by Anaheim police marched on several days along Harbor Boulevard and a handful of other...