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  • Newcomer Nguyen

    Newcomer Nguyen
    Drawing blood from his own arm, the father resolved to save his children from starvation and dehydration at sea. He dribbled it into their mouths, all to deliver them from a bleak promise of poverty and repression. That's how Phu Nguyen describes his...
  • Study: Fewer crossing border

    Fewer illegal immigrants are coming to Orange County, mostly because of a trying economy coupled with a fortified U.S.-Mexico border that's made crossing into the United States more difficult, a UC Irvine professor who tracks their numbers said earlier...
  • City could use E-Verify for immigration status

    *Updated from an earlier version COSTA MESA — In an effort to crack down on illegal immigration, Mayor Allan Mansoor will ask the city to study a plan that would require employers to use E-Verify, a federal database that screens the immigration...
  • Working hard, one car at a time

    Working hard, one car at a time
    COSTA MESA — He's come a long way from Tehran, literally and figuratively. But after living in California for slightly more than a decade, Hamid Afrasibi has finally found the American Dream inside the Costa Mesa Auto Dismantlers on Placentia...
  • City considers federal E-verify tool

    COSTA MESA — City administrators were directed Tuesday to provide information about how the city could use E-Verify, the federal system that helps employers check the immigration status of perspective employees. The directive, discussed in a...
  • Letters from the Editor: Give us your political questions

    Letters from the Editor: Give us your political questions
    I feel like I am back in school doing homework. The subject: politics and politicians. I've spent the last two Thursday nights cramming for the upcoming Feet to the Fire Forum, a Newport-Mesa candidates' debate organized by Orange County media. My...
  • SPECIAL REPORT: Nguyen's address in doubt

    SPECIAL REPORT: Nguyen's address in doubt
    A candidate for state office may not have lived in the district he seeks to represent at the time he registered to vote, when he submitted his nomination papers, and when he voted there during the primary election, according to campaign finance and...
  • City Life: There's honesty and P.R. honesty

    Most public relations specialists will tell you that when a public figure is faced with the possibility of damaging information becoming public, the smart thing to do is break the news yourself. It's a process known as "getting in front of the story."...
  • Sounding Off: The 'Goat Hill' to 'City of the Arts'

    Has 10 years of bickering over the immigration issue paid off in Costa Mesa? Today, the city is a shining tower of right-wing conservatism and anti-immigration sentiment. While the rhetoric on immigration has grown larger over the years, Costa Mesa's...
  • Mansoor on track to capital

    COSTA MESA — Apparently bouyed by his hardline stances against illegal immigration, Costa Mesa Mayor Allan Mansoor held a strong lead over his Democratic opponent, according to preliminary election results. A former Orange County Sheriff's deputy,...
  • Newport-Mesa voters stick with the familiar

    Newport-Mesa voters stick with the familiar
    In all but one case, voters in Newport Beach and Costa Mesa favored incumbents and well-known community leaders over a host of newcomers in elections for City Council and school board, according to final election results released Wednesday. In the...
  • World View: Feeling fully American after first-time vote

    Seventeen minutes. That's all it took for me to vote for the first time as an American. Tuesday night's visit to the polls was a first, too, in that I'd never voted for anything or any election associated with any of the three other countries whose...