| Sep 20, 2012
| 9:20 PM
Wine lovers will help underserved youth get to college during the Wooden Floor's sixth annual Keep the Promise wine tasting benefit.
Proceeds will go to the Santa Ana-based after-school program, which provides arts and educational programs to 375 low-...
| 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'...
| 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:/...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 7:51 PM
The changing of the guard at The Balboa Bay Club and Resort officially took place last week. The new owners of the legendary coastal hotel and club introduced themselves to the community, welcoming some 700 guests to a cocktail reception in the Grand...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 7:47 PM
Those of you who count Temecula as a favored day trip destination already know just how much that beautiful place has to offer. Those who don't are in for a rare treat.
From a sleepy little wide-spot in the road with a few mediocre wineries and a serious...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 9:20 PM
It was a moment that almost slipped by, unnoticed by all but one eyewitness.
With the click of his camera shutter — a twin lens reflex Rolleiflex being his tool of choice at the time — an 18-year-old Jerry Muller caught the image of two well-...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 9:27 PM
A grand early spring festival of the grape, co-chaired by DeDe and Alex McKinnon, attracted some 300 wine lovers and raised an impressive $160,000 for the Pacific Symphony.
Organizers billed the event, which unfolded at the Island Hotel in Newport Beach,...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 7:58 PM
The Philharmonic Society of Orange County transformed the Samueli Theater into a New York supper club for a very special "Night of Broadway."
Two of the Orange Coast's most dynamic women, Marsha Anderson and Marta Bhathal, co-chaired the Irvine-based...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 1:47 PM
The former home of Mark's Restaurant, in the strip mall across from the Festival of Arts and Pageant of the Masters in Laguna Beach, has undergone a makeover. It now has a new name, Ivory Restaurant & Lounge; a new owner, Marsha Benson; a new chef, Abel...