| Sep 16, 2011
| 6:40 PM
COSTA MESA — What caused a 10-ton tree to fall on a woman's car while she waited at a stop light remained unclear to public safety officials and seismic and horticultural experts Friday.
But theories — from moist soil to trimmed roots to this...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 2:25 PM
Dr. Val Clark, 79, of La Canada and Newport Beach, California, passed peacefully surrounded by the love of his family on Saturday, July 2, 2011. Val was born in St. George, Utah on March 30, 1932 to Earl B. and Iva Knell Clark. His youth was spent...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 8:51 PM
Paul Salata is a living testament to the all-American ideal that hard work, perseverance and a bit of luck will pay off for any person living under the stars and stripes, regardless of race, creed, gender or national origin.
"I made it from L.A. to...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 4:41 PM
Willard 'Will" Reece, 89, a retired long time Newport-Mesa Unified School District principal and a lifetime Rotarian, passed away peacefully of natural causes in his Newport Beach, CA home on March 6, 2013. Born in Boise, ID in 1923 as the third son of...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 4:57 PM
Dr. Joyce K Morton Wiles, 80, of Corona del Mar passed away on June 11, 2012.
Joyce was born on a 1931 Thanksgiving in Los Angeles to Eleanor and Anthony Keppeler and had one older brother Joseph. An outstanding student,...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 6:57 PM
LOS ANGELES — The pre-game excitement before a college football game — where throngs of people are dressed in school colors, barbecuing and having a good time — is enough to get anyone energized.
But for about two-dozen Costa Mesa...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 3:43 PM
The last of the winners of the 2012 National Merit Scholarship competition have been named.
From Corona del Mar High School, Nicholas Charles Roy won the college-sponsored scholarship for Northwestern University and states his likely career field as...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 10:27 AM
Dr. Lloyd Gerald Carnahan (“Dr. Carnahan” or “Lloyd”) 1929 - 2012
Dr. Carnahan, known by his family as “Paca” and “Papa Lloyd”, and long time Fullerton family pediatrician and resident, passed away on...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 9:10 AM
Roy Lee Freeman passed away peacefully in Newport Beach, CA. on February 26th, 2012. He was born May 13th, 1930 in Riverside, CA. Roy graduated from Riverside Polytechnic High School in1948 and from the University of Southern California School of Business...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 4:09 PM
Donna Heidbrink Biography
Donna Jean Riddell was born on May 23, 1927. A southern California girl, she and her older brother Orin were raised by their parents in San Gabriel. After her graduation from high school in 1945, she attended the University of...
| 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...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 11:57 AM
Morgan died peacefully on August 20, 2012, in Corona del Mar, California, with his wife of 53 years, Mary, at his side.
Born March 25, 1933, in Oxnard, California to Kenneth Frederick and Phyllis Lord Morgan, Morgan spent his childhood in Los Feliz and...