| 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...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 4:39 PM
For those people who love white and orange kitties, Community Animal Network has several available. Happy (pictured) is a teenage kitten who was rescued from Disneyland and is seeking a home with someone who has another kitty who would like to play....
| Mar 13, 2012
| 8:58 PM
Paul Tadross has racked up 170 hours of volunteer work at Hoag Hospital. He started a senior-freshman mentor program at Newport Harbor High School, where he is the ASB president.
Now he can add another impressive note to his résumé.
Tadross, 17, was...
| 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...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 3:19 PM
Steve Finley, Matt Leinart, Garrett Anderson and Champions Tour players John Cook, Esteban Toledo, Curtis Strange and Fuzzy Zoeller will participate in a special Toshiba Classic charity event Tuesday morning at Newport Beach Country Club.
| Mar 20, 2013
| 4:39 PM
Despite receiving news earlier in the day that his father had died, Costa Mesa Mayor Jim Righeimer attended Tuesday's City Council meeting.
He didn't mention his loss from the dais.
"Just, you know, you go to the meeting because that's what my dad...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 11:51 PM
Maybe it was because Hank Adler goofed on the number of national championships the University of Houston men's golf team won while Steve Elkington played for the Cougars.
Or maybe it was simply because Adler opened his interview with Elkington with an...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 11:47 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — Dustin Bushnell has played his guitar and sang with "The Dirty Heads," on the Jimmy Kimmel Show and in front of large crowds. But that doesn't compare to the pressure Bushnell admits to feeling when he participated in the inaugural...
| 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.
| Jun 20, 2012
| 10:27 PM
While some might describe Kevin Hansen's extended summer in Orange County as being left behind, the U.S. national team veteran chooses to focus on a men's volleyball career that has taken him along for a long, meaningful ride.
Hansen, who is now third on...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 11:52 PM
A key aspect to the Toshiba Classic is money raised for charity. That is certainly the case during the 18th annual Toshiba Classic at Newport Beach Country Club this week.
The charity hits home for Michael Allen, who has had a nice start this year on the...