| Feb 3, 2012
| 10:56 PM
Newport Beach resident Mike Talbot, Universal Space Lines LLC president and chief executive, as a California State Military Reserve major received the California Medal of Merit presented by Col. Marc Breslow, Regional Support Command South commander....
| Feb 7, 2012
| 8:12 PM
Computer Friends of OASIS
The OASIS Senior Center's Computer Friends, a club which helps seniors learn computer basics, meets at 1 p.m. the second Wednesday of each month at the Oasis Senior Center, 801 Narcissus Ave., Corona del Mar. The...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 7:48 PM
Love is in the air regardless of the budget with this selection of Valentine's Day (and weekend) offerings:
Chef Ryan Carson brings his Los Angeles-based pop-up restaurant, 'Pri-ve, to the Taco Asylum restaurant in The Camp, 2937 S....
| Feb 8, 2012
| 9:53 PM
The Corona del Mar Chamber of Commerce will hold a government affairs and community updates meeting from 7:30 to 9 a.m. at the Chamber's offices, 2855 E. Coast Hwy.
Update on Free Trade Pact
Maryavis Bokal, an Irvine-based...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 8:06 PM
The Pelican Courtyard Flea Market is from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the second Saturday of each month. The event is at 124 Tustin Ave., Mariners Mile section of Newport Beach. For more information, visit http://www.thepelicancourtyard....
| Feb 15, 2012
| 8:09 PM
A union of culture, history and international business infused an elegant dinner last Saturday evening in the dining room of Leatherby's Café Rouge at the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall.
Representatives of the Principality of Monaco, including...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 10:50 PM
Question: On a walk with our dog, Payton (a male shepherd/collie mix), we met two girls with a female miniature schnauzer named Butch.
I realize dogs don't know a male name from a female name, but people laugh at this dog all the time. This is wrong, and...
| Oct 27, 2011
The Foundation for Neurosciences, Stroke and Recovery hosted "A Casino and Swing Dance Party with a Purpose" on Friday at the OASIS Senior Center.
Many guests wore swing-era attire to the fundraiser dinner, which had a speakeasy theme, period music by...
| Nov 26, 2011
| 4:38 PM
Five Crowns managers recently cooked and served staff a holiday lunch as part of an annual Thanksgiving tradition that this year featured essays read by Corona del Mar schoolchildren.
"It's just a nice way to say thank you to everyone," said Steve Kim,...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 7:46 PM
There are some folks who protest the fact that expensive tickets to charitable galas are elitist. Women dressed in floor-length gowns and men in black ties reflect a past sensibility not relevant in modern society.
In an age where folks feel it is...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 7:27 PM
The popularity of musical theater in the middle part of the past century brought with it a few gentle spoofs of the genre — "Little Mary Sunshine" and "Dames at Sea" among the most notable.
The satirical art also flowered in England, where...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 8:28 PM
Young the Giant is just one of the acts billed for the Pacific Amphitheatre's Summer Concert Series' at the 2012 Orange County Fair.
The lineup offers genres of popular music that should resonate with different generations, ranging from reggae to country...