| May 4, 2012
| 8:54 PM
The Festival of Arts grounds in Laguna Beach on April 21 was the setting for the Orange County Pink Tie Ball benefiting the foundation known as theSusan G. Komen for the Cureof Orange County.
An impressive $360,000 was raised, which will be distributed...
| May 12, 2012
| 1:26 PM
The Second Harvest Summer Food & Wine Event returns to Charlie Palmer at Bloomingdale's South Coast Plaza from 6 to 9 p.m. May 16, an event organizer said.
The event at the Costa Mesa shopping center features award-winning wines and gourmet food, a...
| May 15, 2012
| 9:13 PM
'Keeping Your Brain Healthy for Life'
The Corona del Mar Chamber of Commerce presents a networking luncheon with Dr. Michael Brant-Zawadzki, executive director of the Hoag Neurosciences Institute. He will talk about "Keeping Your Brain Healthy...
| May 18, 2012
| 7:46 PM
The 51st annual Roy Emerson Adoption Guild Tennis Classic is scheduled for May 26 through 28 and June 2 and 3.
The namesake of the tournament, Roy Emerson, last week joined his wife Joy for a pre-event wine sharing reception in the contemporary bay...
| May 31, 2012
| 7:47 PM
For years, Newport Beach residents Peter and Holly Smith have taken people around the world to introduce them to different wine regions.
Now they are offering local lessons on the sometimes mysterious but always complex world of wine.
"I'm hoping the OC...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 8:23 PM
The third annual Barrett-Jackson Orange County Collector Car Auction continues at the OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa. For more information, visit http://www.barrett-jackson.com/
'A Precious Bond'...
| Nov 24, 2011
| 9:48 PM
Location: 401 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach.
Hours: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.
Known for: "Overlooking the ocean, Fashion Island offers distinctive shopping and dining in a...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 9:36 PM
COSTA MESA — Renowned pianist Ellis Hall will play at a charitable event benefiting the Mercy House this weekend at the OC Mart Mix.
"He's really great," Allison Harvey, organization development director, said of the blind musician. "He gets a...
| Jul 4, 2012
| 10:37 PM
Food Truck Wars
Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort and Marina, 1131 Back Bay Drive, Newport Beach, will have food trucks and a beer garden, starting at 3 p.m. A food truck competition will take place at 6:30 p.m. For more information, visit http:/...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 8:09 PM
Running a shop stocked with imported and domestic artisan cheeses is a lot like taking care of children.
"Every morning I take the cheese out of the case to see how it's doing," said Dawn Mednick, co-owner of the Cheese Shop at the OC Mart Mix in Costa...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 9:38 PM
The Pacific Coast Wine Festival will unfold at Newport Beach's Island Hotel on March 3. It is the fifth event in the world of wine benefiting the Costa Mesa-based Pacific Symphony.
Advanced sommelier Jim Houston, from Charlie Palmer, will oversee the...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 9:05 PM
A Newport Beach wine and cheese seller is experimenting with something new: wines on tap.
The Wine Lab, the West Coast Highway shop that opened in 2008, expanded last week into Costa Mesa with the opening of a new 1,200-sqaure-foot location at The Camp....