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  • Apodaca: This is not the time to say the poor aren't 'my business'

    Every year at this time, I revisit one of my favorite Christmas stories, Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol." One scene never fails to stir my conscience. In it, two men soliciting donations for the poor approach the miserly Ebenezer Scrooge, telling...
  • On Faith: Zen and the art of living through the holiday season

    The holidays are filled with anticipation of happiness while enjoying family gatherings, parties, cookie baking, house decorating, music programs, travel, shopping and gifts. For those who have financial worries, relationship difficulties, grief, health...
  • YMCA program encourages exercise, nutrition

    COSTA MESA — Eight weeks ago, Nathalie Ayapantecatl struggled — along with about half of her peers — to run just one lap without stopping. It took hard work, but now the 8-year-old can run several laps. And after eight weeks of after-...
  • Mailbag: Residents should write Costa Mesa's charter

    On Tuesday night (actually, at 1:30 Wednesday morning) the Costa Mesa City Council voted 3 to 1 (Councilwoman Wendy Leece voting no; Mayor Gary Monahan absent) to submit a proposed city charter to the voters. They voted to use the draft charter that...
  • Newport firefighters grapple with fires, collisions

    Newport Beach firefighters responded to 20 emergency calls Sunday, including a multivehicle collision and residential fires. Firefighters went to a crash about 3:46 p.m. Sunday on Jamboree Road involving multiple vehicles, according to a news release...
  • Mailbag: Public safety mailer is 'propaganda'

    I have to imagine there are a number of public safety employees in Newport Beach, both police and fire, who are embarrassed by the ridiculous mass mailer recently sent to residents by the Newport Beach police and firefighter associations. The mass...
  • Man arrested in Newport fire

    A Newport Beach man was arrested on suspicion of manufacturing a controlled substance in connection with a fire at his apartment, police said Monday. Bryan Ray Montgomery, 22, was initially taken to the hospital for injuries he suffered due to a fire...
  • Four-car crash in Costa Mesa causes injuries

    COSTA MESA — A four-car crash sent two people to the hospital Monday afternoon, police said. The crash near Orange Coast College happened about 4:30 p.m. at the intersection of Fairview Road and Merrimac Way, said Costa Mesa Police Department Lt....
  • O.C.-based LA Fitness buys rival Bally

    O.C.-based LA Fitness buys rival Bally
    LA Fitness, one of the largest gym chains in the country, has become an even more dominant player in the health club industry. The Irvine-based company last week took over 171 Bally Total Fitness locations in 16 states, including about 40 in Southern...
  • St. Mark's preschool head to retire

    St. Mark's preschool head to retire
    Mary Hornbuckle has gone by lots of titles over the years: Costa Mesa mayor, city councilwoman, school director, community college district trustee. Next summer, she'll have a new one: retired. Hornbuckle will serve her last day as director for St....
  • Firefighters injured in Big Canyon released from hospital

    Three Newport Beach firefighters injured while battling a fire in a decorative chimney facade have been released from the hospital, authorities said Tuesday. Firefighters responded to a fire in Big Canyon on Rue Deauville about 7:39 p.m. Monday, the...
  • Newport man guilty of wire fraud back in custody

    A Newport Beach man who pleaded guilty to wire fraud in a high-yield investment program is back in federal custody after he was found at a hospital, authorities said Wednesday. A bench warrant was issued Monday when Gerald M. Shaw did not show up in...