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  • Carnett: You might say the students had a lick of talent

    Whenever I'm asked where I went to secondary school, I'm tempted to say Green Chip High School of Costa Mesa.
  • The Latest: A culinary journey; a spiritual quest

    Chop Suey, USA: The Story of Chinese Food in America Yong Chen Columbia University Press; 187 pages When we cue up Beck on the car radio, it's easy to forget that rock music was once a working-class art form that endured years of ridicule while...

    Rock this town? You got it

    Rock this town? You got it
    It didn't take any convincing to get Lee Rocker, one of the founding members of the Stray Cats, to say yes to an invitation to perform with the Laguna Concert Band last year. After all, he said, he's always looking to try different things. One non-...

    Barbara (Bobbie) Taft GalpinAugust 26, 1925 - September 11, 2014

    Barbara (Bobbie) Taft Galpin<br/>August 26, 1925 - September 11, 2014
    Barbara Taft Galpin of San Marino, California passed away peacefully in Newport Beach at the home of her daughter, Cinda Galpin Hoeven on September 11th.  Barbara Jean, daughter of Mabel and Harold Taft,  grew up in the Los Feliz area of Los Angeles and...

    City Lights: Pointing out music that's worth discovering

    The late rock critic Paul Williams once wrote that, when dealing with works of art, praise amounts to pointing at something, declaring it "great" and hoping that readers agree. Of course they don't always, which provides impassioned fodder for any...