| Jun 23, 2012
| 8:26 PM
Police arrested a Costa Mesa man Saturday morning after he allegedly smoked a synthetic form of marijuana called "spice" and assaulted an elderly couple.
Authorities said Matthew See, 23, was speaking gibberish and hanging out in front of a married...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 8:17 PM
An animal-rights organization has accused Newport Harbor High School students of mistreating cat carcasses intended for dissection in class and then publishing the images online.
The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, a Washington, D.C.-based...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 4:40 PM
What started as a simple demonstration in Lake Arrowhead for abused children has turned into a decade of helping many more children for one Costa Mesa man.
Bob White is among a group heading to Chile this week to demonstrate Kenpo karate and donate the...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 8:02 PM
When he got out of the U.S. Army with an honorable discharge in 1993, Patrick Tillich's life took a negative turn.
He spent some nights in jail, which he looked forward to so he wouldn't have to sleep on the streets. He also enjoyed the jail's warm meals...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 4:49 PM
Disney delivers a very sweet but very odd family film in "The Odd Life of Timothy Green."
The strange premise begins with a young married couple who yearn to be parents but cannot have children. Their prayers are answered when a fully formed 10-year-...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 9:15 PM
After nearly three decades on the Costa Mesa Police Department, those who know him said Officer Jess Gilman's impact on the community was bigger than even his stature.
"There are a lot of words that you could use to describe Jess Gilman, and no one would...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 5:41 PM
Optimus Prime, Elmo, Rapunzel and even Darth Vader visited South Coast Plaza last weekend — all in the name of helping children.
The 21st annual Pumpkins and Pancakes event offered up the aforementioned breakfast staple from Plum's Cafe & Catering,...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 10:54 PM
A former Costa Mesa priest was sentenced Friday to one year in jail and five years formal probation for committing lewd acts on a child younger than 14 while he served at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, according to prosecutors.
Denis Lyons, 78,...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 3:42 PM
A former Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputy was sentenced to four life sentences and nearly 20 years in prison Friday for torturing his wife and her lover.
Robert Avery McClain, 38, of Irvine was convicted of eight felonies, including aggravated mayhem,...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 8:17 PM
They did it again.
The stylish Beverly and Bob Cohen opened their art nouveau-inspired Bayshores estate last week on behalf of Childhelp donors and underwriters supporting the Childhelp 2012 Spring Fashion Luncheon and fundraiser.
Dressed in a chic...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 8:13 PM
The numbers are still coming in a week after the event.
Organizers hope to reach a grand tally of $250,000 raised at the annual "For The Love of A Child" fashion show and luncheon, held at the Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa on March 5, and chaired by...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 9:23 PM
In March, we celebrate Women's History Month.
Learn more about some of the amazing women who have helped shape the world we live in at the Newport Beach Public Library.
"The Great Divorce" by Ilyon Woo chronicles the landmark 19th century divorce...