| Jan 16, 2013
| 9:15 PM
When Caron Ory's father was diagnosed with diabetes and struggled to stop eating sugar, the trained dietitian told him not to worry. "I'll create something for you," she promised.
Through two years of research, trial-and-error recipes and taste tests,...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 8:45 PM
I just had to write to express my gratitude for your writing the article ("No cookies for these Girl Scouts," July 18) and shedding light on the actions of leaders as Girl Scout Troop Leader Monica Serratos.
I find it amazing to witness the plethora of...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 8:19 PM
The World Affairs Council of Orange County welcomed former New York Times reporter Philip Taubman to its July conference in Costa Mesa.
Taubman, the Times' former bureau chief in both Washington and Moscow, addressed the local audience on the current...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 7:07 PM
Fasting might seem a grim topic in the midst of the Orange County Fair, beach picnics and the start of the Olympic Games. But highly observant Jews took part last weekend in Tisha B'Av, a 25-hour fast from food and drink to mark the destruction of the...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 5:52 PM
Medical industry sources estimate that the United States faces a potential shortage of 150,000 doctors in the next 15 years. If true, that unwelcome proposition makes it more important than ever to encourage today's youth to pursue an education in...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 8:03 PM
Hoag Hospital is joining with St. Joseph Health to coordinate care among patients.
Combined, they will provide about one-third of the county's health care, hospital officials said Wednesday.
As health costs continue to rise and the insurance industry...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 8:13 PM
The CHOC Follies recently wrapped up its 15th annual production, "Christina and the Crystal Ball: A Cinderella Story for the Social Net Set." It was a four-show run that played to some 2,300 cheering fans at Orange Coast College's Robert B. Moore...
| Oct 6, 2012
| 11:20 PM
There was an emotional moment for Darlene Gardner on Thursday night at Equinox fitness gym in Irvine.
Gardner held back tears when she talked about a life-changing experience and the support she received while she worked to lose weight for charity.
| May 4, 2012
| 11:18 PM
There is a definite home-field advantage for Estancia High junior Rachelle Reynolds in softball.
The Eagles moved varsity fields this year. They now play their games closer to Jim Scott Stadium, right next to the school weight room.
More people can...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 8:38 PM
The troublesome things that a wayward traveler sees on the road are not there to shake his psyche or even put pits in his stomach, however, they are there to be seen, and, once they are seen, it is the wayward traveler's duty to report what he has...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 6:40 PM
More than 6,000 people went for a walk at UC Irvine on Sunday to raise money for diabetes research.
JDRF's Orange County chapter is projected to raise more than $800,000 from its 2012 Walk to Cure Diabetes event. The money will help fund research for a...
| May 26, 2012
| 6:11 PM
ScotsFest 2012, a celebration of Scottish culture and traditions, will unfold from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the O.C. Fair & Event Center , 88 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa. Cost of admission is $18 for an all-day ticket, with parking costing...