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  • Rapist who met victims in Costa Mesa convicted

    A registered sex offender who targeted women he met in a Costa Mesa nightclub was convicted Thursday of sexually assaulting four women in 2007 and videotaping his crimes. James Ernest Bledsoe, 30, of Huntington Beach was found guilty of felony forcible...
  • Man charged with attempting to kill infant

    COSTA MESA — A 24-year-old man was allegedly caught on video attempting to kill his 2-month-old son by shaking, punching and swinging him by the neck with a blanket, authorities said. Joshua Allen Robey, who was living in a Costa Mesa motel, was...
  • Letters From The Editor: Carve out time for Pumpkins and Pancakes

    I like Halloween. Not for the sweets. Not for the costumes. Not for the haunted houses. I like it for the pancakes. Pumpkins and Pancakes, really. Two things that go together about as well as chicken and waffles. The annual event by the same name...
  • Wednesday's Calendar

    WEDNESDAY Mixing It Up The Costa Mesa and Huntington Beach Chambers of Commerce hold a joint mixer from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Seasons 52, 3333 Bristol St., Costa Mesa. Members pay $10 and prospective members pay $20 to get in. For more information,...
  • Thursday's Calendar

    Thursday's Calendar
    THURSDAY China Expert Greg Autry, a business professor at UC Irvine and author of "Death by China," will be the guest speaker at the October meeting of the Newport Harbor Republican Women. The event is from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Pacific Club,...
  • Fundraiser at South Coast Plaza helps O.C.'s needy

    COSTA MESA — South Coast Plaza might be associated with shopping and restaurants, but the center also hosts Pumpkins and Pancakes, an annual October event that benefits children in need. Sunday's installment of the 20-year-old tradition drew a...
  • Former Catholic priest arrested in Costa Mesa

    Michael Stephen Baker, a former Roman Catholic priest convicted of molesting two boys and released on parole in late September, was arrested on a parole violation Wednesday in Costa Mesa. Baker served more than five years of a 10-year prison sentence for...
  • The Crowd: Doris Roberts fronts Newport fundraiser for Alzheimer's Assn. [Corrected]

    The Orange County chapter of the Alzheimer's Assn. held its fifth annual "Visionary Women" luncheon at the Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa. -------------------- FOR THE RECORD: In the Nov. 5 column "The Crowd: Doris Roberts fronts Newport Fundraiser...
  • Woman accused of hitting child for bad grades

    A Costa Mesa woman accused last week of hitting her daughter and locking her in a closet because she earned bad grades is due back in court next month, according to court records. The 32-year-old woman is charged with one misdemeanor count of child...
  • Apodaca: Penn State case provides chance to educate

    Most of us would rather take a bullet than stand by and watch a child be hurt. It's difficult for us to fathom a mindset that places a higher priority on the sheltering of a suspected pedophile than on the harm done to alleged victims. But, as shocking...
  • Irvine man sentenced for sexual assault

    A 21-year-old Irvine man was sentenced Friday to 25 years to life in prison for sexually assaulting a woman in 2010, authorities said. Victor Gillespie's conviction in August was his third strike, according to prosecutors. Authorities said Gillespie...
  • Newport man pleads guilty to molesting girls

    A Newport Beach man was convicted of molesting two girls, ages 13 and 15, and possessing graphic child pornography, prosecutors announced Wednesday. Alex Bassinne, a 51-year-old former Santa Ana teacher, pleaded guilty Tuesday to one felony count of a...