| Oct 13, 2011
| 9:12 PM
The western part of Southern California is highly susceptible to earthquakes and their effects. Numerous fault lines crisscross southern California and no one within the region lives more than 10 miles from an active fault.
At 10:20 a.m. Oct. 20, the...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 10:49 PM
CORONA DEL MAR — Those accustomed to traveling thousands of miles with the comforts of eyeshades, flight attendants and fluffy pillows may not understand the trip Patrick Di Giacomo is planning.
But those with a sense of rugged adventure will....
| Jul 28, 2012
| 9:23 PM
California Department of Transportation crews began adding striping to the median near the Shake Shack on Wednesday because of motorists making illegal left turns, an official for the department has confirmed.
A maintenance work order was submitted to...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 5:54 PM
For many patrons, the Orange County Fair conjures images of bright lights, snorting livestock and, of course, bizarre foods.
What may be less present is the public and private security behind the scenes and the months of planning and orchestration that...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 9:41 PM
More than 200,000 people visited Newport Beach beaches over the holiday weekend, a lifeguard and fire spokeswoman said.
"Three regular staff commented that it [Monday] was the largest Memorial Day attendance they could remember," Newport Beach Fire...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 7:15 PM
Newport Beach police arrested one more person over the Fourth of July holiday than in 2011.
Between 6 p.m. Tuesday and 6 a.m. Thursday, police made 120 arrests in Newport Beach, said Police Department spokeswoman Kathy Lowe.
Only two arrests were...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 8:39 PM
A Costa Mesa resident who was active in his church and local emergency response organizations died Saturday.
Paul Letterman Hill was a member of the Costa Mesa Community Emergency Response Team (CERT), an official city volunteer through the Mesa...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 6:09 PM
The Newport Beach Police Department on Thursday honored its staff for devotion and heroism in the field and the Orange County district attorney's office for closing an unsolved murder case.
At the annual Police Appreciation Breakfast, the top honor,...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 8:06 PM
The Rescue Heart Foundation presented an automated external defibrillator (AED) to the Boys & Girls Club of the Harbor Area on Friday.
The group chose the location because the club approached them for lessons in CPR and first aid, Rescue Heart founder...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 5:23 PM
Bill Bisch was in the midst of throwing a football during a family Thanksgiving game when his legs gave out and he fell face down.
The 57-year-old San Juan Capistrano resident was quickly diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS).
"MS changed my life...
| Oct 23, 2010
| 6:52 PM
It all started during a church service.
Anthony Singhavong, a fourth-year student at UC Irvine, was attending NewSong Community Church in the spring of 2009 when Pastor Tony Kim spoke about the importance of serving the community.
"They're just really...
| Oct 25, 2010
| 7:19 PM
I feel you should re-think the part of your editorial concerning the confrontation of public safety workers ("Editorial: A matter of public record," Oct. 17). Everyone has the right to question the activities of these workers, but it should be done in the...