| Jul 30, 2012
| 8:22 PM
Dr. Robert Gorab rolls out of bed just after 5 a.m. before strapping on his helmet and hopping on his vintage jet-black bike to start his 10-mile trek to work.
Every Tuesday and Thursday, the Newport Beach resident goes through the same routine —...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 8:50 PM
Corona del Mar High product Sam Mikulak and the other four members of the United States Olympic team finished a disappointing fifth in the men's gymnastics team final contested Monday in London.
The Americans were plagued by mistakes on the pommel...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 8:47 PM
When I get emails from native English speakers who have questions about grammar or usage, it makes me feel useful. They're seeking the same type of information I've sought in the past, which means I'm usually in a position to help. That's a nice feeling....
| Aug 3, 2012
| 2:40 PM
Newport Beach women rank No. 1 in Orange County when it comes to obtaining prenatal care, but also rank highest for low birth weights, according to the Orange County Health Care Agency report.
The study found that 96.2% of Newport Beach women received...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 5:13 PM
SANTA MONICA — Aras Baskauskas concentrated on his cocophoria sandwich before talking about his new solo album, "The Tree and the River."
"I need to get better at talking and chewing at the same time," the UC Irvine alumnus and "Survivor" winner...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 7:48 PM
Newport Harbor has become a chaotic highway of stand-up paddle boarders, says one City Council member who wants to regulate their traffic.
Citing safety concerns, Councilwoman Leslie Daigle requested that the Harbor Commission consider installing...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 8:54 PM
Despite ongoing financial concerns, Save Our Youth on Friday night welcomed students back for another year and showed parents that the organization still has a lot to offer.
"We aren't going anywhere and we see the need from the community," said Cesar...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 8:12 PM
Friends and colleagues of a Corona del Mar cyclist killed Friday morning described her as social, energetic and passionate about her work in helping people lose weight through personalized health programs.
"I loved how she was persistent and gentle,"...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 9:38 PM
Newport Harbor High product April Ross and fellow Olympic women's beach volleyball silver medalist Jennifer Kessy will be the featured guests at a reception held at CDM Fitness in Corona del Mar on Wednesday at 5 p.m.
Ross and Kessy, who lost to...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 9:32 AM
If Olympic beach volleyball players April Ross and Jennifer Kessy seemed right at home Wednesday afternoon as they signed autographs and posed for pictures at CdM Fitness, it's because they were.
The pair have trained at the gym on East Coast Highway for...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 8:14 PM
I agree with Costa Mesa United's decision to cancel its candidates' forum, but not for the reason given: that two of its directors are also council candidates. If there was to be any "unfair advantage," it would have been against those of us who are not...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 10:55 PM
COSTA MESA — The Girls Incorporated of Orange County organization likes to say it is inspiring all girls to be strong, smart and bold.
Girls Inc. hosted two women who possess those attributes at a special question-and-answer session Tuesday...