| Sep 20, 2012
| 9:21 PM
Company and airport officials this week lauded Mexico City-based Interjet's recent announcement that it will begin offering nonstop daily service from John Wayne Airport to Guadalajara and Mexico City starting in October.
Interjet — which company...
| 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...
| May 31, 2012
| 7:42 PM
My family just arrived back from our annual Memorial Day weekend camping trip south of Ensenada, Mexico.
I always feel a little sheepish when my neighbors see me return with my gear and sunburn. No one has ever begrudged me my vacation, but I am aware...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 7:25 PM
On Friday, a very large and truly historic event took place here in Newport Beach. But you would never know it from reading the Daily Pilot the next morning ("Visit has satire, support," June 2).
The Romney Victory Committee, made up of many Newport...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 8:12 PM
AirTran Airways began daily flights from John Wayne Airport to Mexico over the weekend, offering a message of "Bienvenidos, Orange County" at its launch party.
More than 200 passengers boarded planes for the Cabo San Lucas area and Mexico City on...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 7:54 PM
I want to welcome you to the first official weekend of summer, and the weather will be perfect for outdoor activities and, of course, boating.
The sea conditions will be a small mixed set with 2-foot swells from the west and south, and a nice...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 7:15 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — Alastair Hurry said he likes playing tennis in the heat.
The weather conditions Friday at The Tennis Club Newport Beach were far from that. It rained overnight on Thursday. Hurry was only able to get in a short warm-up with his...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 2:44 PM
UC Irvine — The year was 1968. The Age of Aquarius was in full swing. The Tet offensive was pushing forward. And, Joan Didion's "Slouching Toward Bethlehem" was published.
It was amid this period of cultural and political upheaval that UCI ,...