| Nov 28, 2011
| 3:43 PM
Newport Harbor High School's teachers will show their stuff for a good cause this week.
Harbor's dance team is putting on a performance of "Dancing with the Teachers" at 7 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday in the Robert B. Wentz Theater in the Norman Loats...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 10:37 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — It was "Dancing with the Stars," but instead of football players and reality-TV personalities, teachers took to the stage.
Newport Harbor High School's theater was packed Tuesday night for the first-ever "Dancing with the Teachers"...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 8:11 PM
Cinnamon Sary found it hard to stand on her own two feet at the end of her final volleyball match on the Newport Harbor High court.
The senior needed a hand to get up, yet no one was around at first to help her.
The problem was practically everyone else...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 7:37 PM
It's the season to be musical in the form of singing, dancing, violin bowing and brass instrument buzzing.
Newport-Mesa is the hub of the county's musical activity, so it's no surprise that many holiday-themed events are happening right here.
| Sep 13, 2012
| 5:51 PM
The 34th season of the Pacific Symphony promises to be a memorable one: its busy lineup includes traditional favorites, pops concerts, a new Sunday series at Soka University and the second year of the opera-vocal initiative.
The 2012-13 season begins...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 11:00 PM
When Jody Williams took the stage Wednesday night at the Renee and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall, he didn't dive into a rendition of the blues standard "Don't Start Me to Talkin'." But it might have been appropriate.
The 78-year-old Williams, a...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 8:50 PM
Ask Jody Williams about Howlin' Wolf's legacy, and he'll rattle off remarkable numbers about the old Chicago bluesman.
Not chart statistics. Measurements.
"Well, he was a pretty big man," said Williams, 78, who played guitar for Wolf (a.k.a. Chester...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 11:20 AM
Lang Lang isn't a pianist to suit all tastes.
I suppose no musician is, but in any case, there were a few times when he didn't suit mine last week.
The 30-year-old Chinese virtuoso made a single stop in Costa Mesa on Sept. 27. He played with the Pacific...
| May 17, 2012
| 8:16 PM
"It's not over 'till you're underground
It's not over before it's too late
This city's burnin'
It's not my burden
It's not over before it's too late"
— Green Day, "Letterbomb"
Punk band Green Day skyrocketed to fame in the 1990s, but is...
| May 17, 2012
| 5:05 PM
Costa Mesa High School Les Miller Outstanding Student Awards
School Activities/Clubs: National Honor Society, California Scholarship Federation, ROP Emergency Medical Responder, ZOE academy
Community: Mesa Verde Library, Heart...
| May 22, 2012
| 9:19 PM
VALLEY GLEN — The night before the biggest match of his high school career, Corona del Mar High senior tennis player Zach Williams couldn't sleep.
It wasn't because he was nervous. It was because had a very raspy throat and felt nauseous....
| Feb 24, 2012
| 9:40 PM
Attending open-mic night at The LAB Antimall in Costa Mesa is a lot like a game of artistic roulette — you never know what number is going to come up next.
Acts on Wednesday night outside the Gypsy Den and adjacent to Creme Tangerine Records, the...