| Aug 15, 2013
| 11:21 PM
Six former UC Irvine men's volleyball standouts and two others with local ties are among the 21 players who will be considered for the 12-man roster of the U.S. team that will compete in the Pan American Cup tournament that begins Saturday and continues...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 3:58 PM
By the time you enter the doors of the Orange County Museum of Art and look for the first work of art on display, you'll probably have stepped on it already.
The Newport Beach museum's inaugural "2013 California-Pacific Triennial" exhibit, which opens...
| May 30, 2013
| 12:10 PM
Ahoy, and welcome to a preseason hurricane!
Good friend, airline captain and fellow Lake Arrowhead Yacht Club member Jeff Diercksmeier begins his article in the yacht club's newsletter with "from the flight deck."
Very appropriate, since I am sure...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 5:28 PM
A man accused of killing his wife at their Newport Coast home and leaving her body on the U.S. side of the Mexican border was released from jail Wednesday, court records show.
Peter Gregory Chadwick, 48, who is charged with murder, posted bail and was...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 8:45 PM
Bill Gibbs couldn't stop smiling when he said, "We've done this race 14 times and we've never seen the wind this good."
Max Phelps said, "It took us four hours to sail the last two miles."
Was this the same race? In the Lexus Newport to Ensenada Yacht...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 8:00 PM
In Rafa Lara's film "Cinco de Mayo: The Battle," calendar dates are superimposed over the action counting down to May 5 — the day in 1862 when a ragtag Mexican army defeated France in the fight for independence.
It may not be the only countdown...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 9:45 AM
Low-fare airline Interjet's first flights out of John Wayne Airport took off Thursday, carrying passengers to Guadalajara and Mexico City.
The Mexico-based carrier is the second to offer Mexico service from JWA. The first was AirTran Airways, which...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 9:06 AM
Authorities were trying to determine Friday if a woman's body found in a Dumpster in San Diego County is that of a missing Newport Beach woman whose husband was charged this week with murder.
San Diego County sheriff’s investigators and medical...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 1:18 PM
A man accused of molesting a minor was arrested by Costa Mesa police for attempting to have the teenage girl kidnapped, which would have prevented her from testifying against him, police said Thursday.
Jesus Acosta-Inchaorrondo, 58, of Laguna Hills is...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 8:12 PM
Prosecutors charged a Laguna Hills man accused of plotting to have his underage teenage relative kidnapped and taken to Mexico, authorities announced Friday.
Jesus Acosta-Inchaorrondo, 58, is charged with soliciting to commit kidnapping, attempted...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 7:55 PM
For Bob Lee, things comes in threes: three bike rides around the country, three reasons, three generations.
Lee, 70, of Barrington, Ill., stopped in Huntington Beach and Newport Beach last week on his way from Vancouver, Canada, to the U.S.-Mexico...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 4:26 PM
Juan Carlos Salgado heard the tight scores when he last fought Argenis Mendez for the IBF super featherweight championship.
Salgado, the champ, also heard the complaints come from Mendez's corner after winning the vacant 130-pound title by scores of...