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  • Lobdell: Newport resident recounts tale of Libya's unrest

    Lobdell: Newport resident recounts tale of Libya's unrest
    Just 10 days ago, I received an upbeat e-mail from Libya. Dave Peterson, a married Newport Beach father of three and casual acquaintance of mine, thought I might be interested in what he was witnessing in Tripoli. Dave, 51, who works as the project...
  • A softer way to walk

    A softer way to walk
    Editor's Note: This corrects an earlier version. COSTA MESA — When patients are zipped into the air-tight Alter G Anti-Gravity Treadmill from the waist-down, it feels like walking on the moon, said Chad Jarrett, co-owner of Jarrett Orthopaedic...
  • Local clinic chain to celebrate 40 years

    COSTA MESA — When she was a girl, Cynthia Stamper Graff willingly served as a guinea pig for her father's research into weight management. "He had us fasting every Monday," said Graff, chief executive of the Lindora Clinic, recalling how her dad,...
  • Mailbag: 'Irvine 11' denied others' free-speech rights

    Let's see if I've got this right: 50 or so activists marched outside the O.C. district attorney's office last week to protest a reported grand jury investigation of the "Irvine 11" over their having interrupted a speech by Israeli Ambassador Michael...
  • A View From The Mesa: Matthew 6 reminds us that we all count

    Last week, one of my neighbors came to my office with her eviction notice in hand. It was a pretty straightforward situation. She had to go. "But we did so much work on our apartment," she told me as she launched into a long list of improvements she and...
  • Some afraid to speak up at UC Irvine

    Editor's note: This updated version changes a description of UC Irvine student Hadeer Soliman's demeanor. IRVINE — It was like any other day at UC Irvine's Cross-Cultural Center, a hub where campus groups congregate for official events or just...
  • Community Commentary: We want quality company at fair center

    The bedrock of the O.C. Fair & Event Center (OCFEC) has been those partners who assist the fair organization to deliver on its promise to serve our community's interests. After 120 years, one undeniable truth exists: It does take a village to serve the...
  • Wednesday's Calendar

    TODAY What Is A 'Tea Party'? Guest speaker Scott Baugh, chairman of the Orange County GOP, gives a guest speaking engagement at Halecrest Park, 3124 College Ave., Costa Mesa. For reservations, call Tom Pollitt at tompollitt@ca.rr.com or call (714) 612-...
  • Helping win their healthier hearts and minds

    Helping win their healthier hearts and minds
    NEWPORT BEACH — Working against the clock (a.k.a. the lunch bell), senior Abby Michaelsen walked around the circle of booths with a camera crew in tow, making sure everything was ready for the hundreds of students who would soon fill up the area....
  • Looks like runners' spirit

    It's time for residents to tie up their laces for the annual Newport-Mesa Spirit Run in Newport Beach. The run, staged at Fashion Island on Sunday, is in its 28th year. The race includes a half-mile course for children under 7 and an adult 10k run....
  • Preparing them for the workforce

    Preparing them for the workforce
    COSTA MESA — Suited up in yellow uniforms, helmets and boots, and with oxygen masks strapped to their backs, two high-school boys crawled through a wooden obstacle course blindfolded. The exercise gave the students a taste of what it would be like...
  • Pageant contestant hopes to raise diabetes awareness

    NEWPORT BEACH — Some see beauty pageants as demeaning to women. But not Heather Shields, 20. She finds the experience empowering. "I figured if I could get on stage in front of lots of people in a bathing suit, I could do just about anything," she...