| Jul 27, 2012
| 9:56 PM
The UC Irvine contingent at the Olympic Games in London includes Amber Neben, a women's road cyclist who earned a master's degree from UCI.
Neben attended Orange Lutheran High and competed in track and field at the University of Nebraska, where she was...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 8:36 PM
The last two selections for Newport-Mesa Dream Team Player of the Year in girls' water polo were Corona del Mar High graduate Alex Musselman and Newport Harbor High graduate Maddy McLaren.
Musselman and McLaren will be teammates at UCLA. But first,...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 9:24 PM
David Kniffin doesn't acknowledge any of the fuss made over his landing one of, if not the plum coaching assignments in collegiate men's volleyball last month. But the latest UC Irvine coach has noticed a corresponding lack of clutter.
"I mean it's a lot...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 6:54 PM
COSTA MESA – Jake Knapp said it had been five years since he and older brother Ryan played in the same group in an official tournament.
Boy did the hometown guys make Saturday count.
Ryan Knapp shot seven-under-par 63 while Jake shot 64 playing...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 10:02 PM
Newport Beach resident Stewart Hagestad won a pair of matches Tuesday to advance to the semifinals of the Southern California Golf Assn. Match Play Championship at Sandpiper Golf Club in Santa Barbara.
Hagestad defeated Alex Angard of Encino, two up,...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 7:36 PM
The inaugural Heart 2 Heart Volleyball Tournament is an event with an amazing story. Remy Wilson, an incoming Newport Harbor High freshman, has organized the tournament as a vehicle to support a cause that is very important to her: the UCLA Pediatric...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 10:51 PM
Michael Malenitza was called up to the microphone on the outside terrace adjacent to the Santa Ana Country Club Golf Course this week.
A field of 120 golfers and another 120 guests gathered at gingham-covered tables at dusk Monday enjoying a dinner of...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 4:22 PM
In those hectic days, hours and minutes before opening night, it's time to "either laugh or cry."
So says Pauline Maranian, director of Estancia High School's upcoming musical theater production of "Guys & Dolls," which opens Thursday for a three-...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 4:08 PM
Josephine Ann Conroy Upham Billings
May 15, 1927-February 10, 2013
You are beloved daughter of Margaret Gertrude and Thomas Henry Conroy; charming wife to David William Upham, Sr., and Cmdr. Richard Newman Billings, USN (deceased);...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 8:15 PM
UC Irvine coaches, administrators and support staff will need to get used to a new-carpet smell, as the $1 million donation by Kathleen and Mark Santora to renovate and expand the strength and conditioning center will create change in the Crawford Hall...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 9:07 PM
The long and painful drought for college football fans ends this weekend.
For many local residents it marks the return of their beloved alma mater, the University of Southern California, from the wasteland of limited scholarships and no bowl...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 7:43 PM
On Aug. 25, the Kiwanis Club of Costa Mesa hosted its third annual Kelly's Closet in conjunction with the Boys & Girls Club of the Harbor Area. Twenty-four low-income children from the Westside and Lou Yantorn branches of the Boys & Girls Club were...