| May 30, 2013
| 11:22 AM
Only three people can list the ingredients of the Costa Mesa-Newport Harbor Lions Club's secret fish batter recipe.
President Mike Scheafer is one of them, and he claims that the directions will probably accompany him to his grave. The 59-year-old Costa...
| Jan 4, 2014
| 3:21 PM
2014 promises to be an eventful year in education.
Big changes are underway in everything from the way students are taught to the funding formula. The progression of technology and emerging social concerns will have a profound impact on learning. The...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 4:27 PM
Scott and Kellee Seal had just returned home when they realized a bag was missing from their car.
The couple hadn't noticed at Hoag Hospital in Newport Beach, where they'd rushed earlier that evening thinking Kellee was about to give birth to their...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 9:48 PM
ANAHEIM — A reporter asked Jeff Brinkley for his thoughts on Kai Ross and it drew a short response from the Newport Harbor High head football coach. He preferred to talk about his Sailors, not the Huntington Beach player who again proved to be...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 9:52 PM
On a cloudless Friday night in Costa Mesa, the powers that be at City Hall made it snow. The white stuff, sprinkling down onto throngs of gleeful children, was part of a festive evening that marked the opening of the 47th annual Snoopy House. Some 200...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 11:44 PM
When Mike Gillespie spoke to the young athletes of Newport Beach Little League he could've used the time to talk more about his UC Irvine baseball team or even his grand coaching career while leading USC and the Anteaters.
But he wanted to stress an...
| May 21, 2014
| 10:01 AM
If I were to write that the Beatles were a great band, would that give you pause? That is, would you notice anything funny about how I've written the band's name?
Most people, I'm guessing, would not. But close readers might notice something odd —...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 2:13 PM
Filming "Brahmin Bulls" was not a breeze.
Director Mahesh Pailoor valiantly balanced budgetary issues and his cast's schedules while shooting the entire movie out of order. He even faced an unexpected foe — the 85th annual Academy Awards.
| 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...
| Dec 10, 2011
| 4:13 PM
Balboa Island Holiday Home Walking Tour
Eight beach cottages and bay front homes will be specially decorated for the 15th annual Balboa Island Holiday Home Walking Tour. The event starts at 11 a.m. Tickets cost $25 and can be purchases at...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 8:21 PM
'The Art of Uncertainty'
Dennis Merritt Jones will talk about "The Art of Uncertainty" at an Inside Edge networking breakfast meeting at UC Irvine's University Club, 801 E. Peltason. The event starts at 6:30 a.m. First-time guests pay $35...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 9:39 PM
Christmas Boat Parade
The 103rd annual Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade goes from 6:30 till around 9 p.m. For information, go to http://www.
Las Posadas at Pretend City
Pretend City Children's Museum...