| Aug 6, 2011
| 7:08 PM
'Into the Woods'
South Coast Repertory's Summer Players present Stephen Sondheim's "Into the Woods" on the Julianne Argyros Stage. Showtimes are at 1 and 5 p.m. and tickets are $12. For more information, call (714) 708-5555 or visit http://www....
| Aug 12, 2011
| 8:10 PM
Congress may find it impossible to agree on funding priorities, but 200 men in blue blazers and white slacks recently joined forces in Newport Beach to raise $60,000 benefiting the annual Balboa Bay Club & Resort's 1221 Club Scholarship Fund.
| May 21, 2011
| 7:18 PM
Are you a foodie? I am.
Fine wine, great food, I think about them all the time. Cannot be trusted around either of them. It's pathetic. I have no control. My willpower is powerless, every time I get on a digital scale, the little window says, "One at a...
| May 28, 2011
| 6:46 PM
MIDWAY CITY — For Pete Carolan, the killing of Osama bin Laden was a full-circle moment.
The Irvine artist spent almost two decades in the Navy SEALs, the specialized combat wing that conducted the May 1 nighttime raid on the Al Qaeda leader's...
| May 26, 2011
| 9:03 AM
The 45,000-square-foot Showplace South interior design showroom at 3020 Pullman St., Costa Mesa, established in 1975, is having a going-out-of-business sale. If you've ever hired an interior decorator, there's a good chance they bought their stock here....
| May 27, 2011
There will be several Memorial Day observance ceremonies in the area, including one at 11 a.m. Monday at Harbor Lawn-Mt. Olive Memorial Park & Mortuary, 1625 Gisler Ave., Costa Mesa. Organizers will offer complimentary hot dogs and drinks to attendees....
| Dec 5, 2011
| 10:49 PM
Holiday Soiree and Benefit
School board member Katrina Foley hosts her third annual Holiday Soiree and Benefit from 7 to 9 p.m. at Mesa Restaurant in the Camp, 725 Baker St., Costa Mesa. This year's event benefits Second Harvest Food Bank and...
| May 28, 2011
| 6:46 PM
A few weeks ago at a book signing at Martha's Bookstore on Balboa Island, I met and began talking to Sharon and Bob Lambert, who live on the island.
They told me about the existence of two things I didn't know about, which I now pass along to you. The...
| Aug 17, 2011
| 9:14 PM
COSTA MESA — Sid Fanarof opened his first ZPizza in Laguna Beach 25 years ago. Now, 100 international locations later, he's trying a new challenge in his Orange County home turf.
FOR THE RECORD:
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| Aug 22, 2011
| 9:39 PM
COSTA MESA — When you're done reading this article, real estate insider Holly Schwartz has 365 ideas for what to do with the rest of your day.
As author of 365 Things to Do in Costa Mesa, a Torelli Realty blog that highlights local events, places...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Pizzeria Mozza, a Los Angeles eatery popular with the foodie set, plans to open a new location at 800 W. Coast Hwy. in Newport Beach, according to the restaurant's Facebook page.
"This 3,500-square-foot restaurant will be the second in Southern...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 7:58 PM
COSTA MESA — Tanya Petrovna's love of cooking dates to childhood, when she helped her mother cook vegetables from other countries and traveled with her parents through Europe, sampling different flavors along the way.
Today as the founder and chef...