| Nov 5, 2014
| 10:55 AM
Nora Laue Hester, who was admired for her gracious heart, kindness of spirit, humility and inherent elegance passed on November 1st at the age of 101. Nora was the epitome of a lady, even as she faced her final days among her family and caregivers.
| Nov 6, 2014
| 5:01 PM
An Oct. 31 story in the Los Angeles Times by Tiffany Hsu, "A 'skills gap' is blamed for slow hiring," stated that California employers are seeking qualities that many candidates don't have.
Some of the missing qualities are English-language competency,...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 2:18 PM
Into the woods,
And who can tell
What's waiting on the journey?
—Prologue, "Into the Woods"
A steady stream of props and memories is flowing into Costa Mesa in advance of a Broadway reunion of unprecedented scope.
Composer and lyricist...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Community members will get a chance to offer input and possibly join a committee focused on the design of fencing recently approved for three Newport-Mesa elementary schools.
Adams Elementary School will be the first to hold a community meeting to...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 1:59 PM
When beachgoers walk past the lifeguard headquarters at the Newport Pier, they soon will see the name of Ben Carlson, a lifeguard who drowned in July while trying to rescue a distressed swimmer.
Carlson, a 15-year Newport Beach lifeguard, became the...