| Mar 26, 2014
| 10:46 AM
If you've ever been to the Museum of Tolerance in Los Angeles, you may recall the installation that tracks the rise of the Third Reich in Germany. One of the early scenes depicts an outdoor cafe in Berlin in the early 1930s where customers talk casually...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 4:58 PM
Each school year, the Newport Beach Sunrise Rotary Club underwrites Ben Franklin and his Museum on Wheels to visit several schools around Newport Beach. This creative educational outreach, a program of the International Printing Museum in Carson, makes...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 6:44 PM
However famous the Balboa Bay Club may be, visitors are apparently having trouble finding it.
No matter that the club has been operating in its same location since 1948, or that a guard shack thought to be intimidating was recently removed to make the...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 7:51 PM
For just about every student at Vanguard University, faith is important. But as the NAIA Division I champion Lions men's basketball team showed this season, perhaps no belief is more powerful than faith in one another.
The Lions' players, coaches and...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 1:49 PM
The Winery Restaurant & Wine Bar opened its second location in Orange County last week, at 3131 W. Coast Hwy. in Newport Beach, overlooking the marina.
The restaurant aims to provide an experience similar to that at its flagship location, at The...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 4:38 PM
Brian Hirsty, executive chef for the Bluewater Grill, died March 10 following a recent diagnosis of a rare bone marrow disease. He was 47.
Hirsty grew up in Southern California. He would often awake before the sun rose, eager to spend time with local...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 11:10 PM
UC Irvine junior libero Michael Brinkley and senior middle blocker Scott Kevorken have been named All-American by the American Volleyball Coaches Assn.
Brinkley is a first-team honoree for the second straight season, while Kevorken is a second-team...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 8:38 PM
On New Year's Eve, Beccy Rogers donned a black suit with a fur collar. She selected sparkling earrings and a necklace, and finished the look with a glitzy clip decorating her long hair, pulled back into a tight bun.
She has worn this outfit on Dec. 31...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 10:50 PM
Late Monday afternoon during the ninth annual Mesa Verde Classic, Louise Fiduccia called out with three inviting words on Hole No. 17 at Mesa Verde Country Club.
"It's martini time," Fiduccia said to golfers who approached the 17th tee.
One of the...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 10:37 AM
It was not "Mad Men" protagonist Don Draper's name or profession that viewers learned first.
It was his drink of choice: "Do this again — old-fashioned, please."
Whether meeting clients or dining with his wife, Megan, that's what the advertising...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Save for breaking in, how can someone gain entry into a family's home and hear about the experiences that form the tapestry of their lives?
By cooking for them — or so Bay Ewald and Nick Nigro, founders of comewecreate, have found.
| Mar 5, 2014
| 11:32 AM
There are simple, yet vast ways to describe the Toshiba Classic.
It's known as one of the favorite, if not the best, stop for the players on the Champions Tour.
Who wouldn't want to play golf in Newport Beach? Yet this is the only pro tournament in...