| Mar 31, 2015
| 6:52 PM
Howard Gillman was officially installed as the sixth chancellor at UC Irvine during a formal investiture ceremony Tuesday, and he outlined his vision for the 50-year-old campus.
The political scientist sketched out plans to increase the number of...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 7:19 PM
A gala Saturday night will celebrate Estancia High School's 50-year anniversary.
Hosted by the Estancia and Tewinkle School Foundation, the event will run from 6 to 11 p.m. at the Costa Mesa Hilton. It will include dinner, auctions and live music....
| Mar 16, 2015
| 3:44 PM
Orange County is arguably one of the most socially active regions on the American landscape.
The number of nonprofit charitable events that take place week after week throughout the year would be unimaginable to most communities. Many of these events...
| Mar 7, 2015
There's nothing like a rainy day to make you want to stay in your pajamas and read books — exactly how students at Harbor View Elementary School spent Monday.
Students throughout the Newport-Mesa Unified School District celebrated Dr. Seuss'...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 5:42 PM
Newport Beach, Costa Mesa, Irvine and Huntington Beach are among 100 Southern California cities that will be host towns for this year's Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles.
From July 21 to 24, the cities will organize cultural activities...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 9:50 AM
Luther Reese Marr, at 89 years of age, passed away on February 27, 2015 at the home of his daughter, Christelle Marr Bunge, surrounded by his family members in Laguna Niguel, California. Luther was born to Aileen Schimfessel and Dr. Luther D. Marr. ...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 3:55 PM
The Coast Community College District announced its second interim chancellor since August, when the last chancellor gave two-days notice before leaving his post.
Richard A. Jones started Monday, replacing Tom K. Harris, who spent the last six months...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 10:52 AM
Louise Jones Woolsey, 96, of Newport Beach, died peacefully in her home on February 20, 2015.
Louise was born in Los Angeles on May 8, 1918, received bachelor’s and master’s degrees in zoology from UCLA, where at a Masonic Hall dance, she...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 5:34 PM
Between 1983 and 1985, I was at the Orange Coast College sailing center almost every day as a member of the OCC sailing team and then one year as coach. During this time, I met people like Jim Jorgensen, Brad Avery and Dave Grant.
At that time, Grant...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 2:55 PM
Laura Gregg Messer was born to Laura Beagle Gregg and Jacob Ray Gregg on April 16, 1915 in Ontario, Oregon. She passed away in Newport Beach, California on January 26, 2015, just before her 100th birthday. As a young girl her family moved from Oregon to...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 9:04 AM
On the field, the Costa Mesa High football team is winless, but in the classroom, many of its players are succeeding.
An academic incentive tutoring program is helping the Mustangs with their grades.
For the Mustangs' academic achievements, almost...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 10:38 PM
Zach Bateman turned in his completed paper Wednesday. And, for the first time in eight days, there were neither essay questions nor multiple-choice answers.
The Orange Coast College sophomore offensive tackle signed his National Letter of Intent to...