| Mar 4, 2014
| 12:55 PM
Standing on the sidewalk in Corona del Mar, 25-year-old Ashley Sourapas consulted her map.
"We skipped one, but I don't know where it is," she said, looking up again to scan the storefronts across the street.
Sourapas was searching for the missing...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 4:40 PM
The Orange County Clerk-Recorder Department married a record number of couples on Valentine's Day, according to a recent news release.
In all, 266 pairs said their vows at the department's three marriage locations, in Santa Ana, Fullerton and Laguna...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 3:17 PM
Thinking about getting hitched on Valentine's Day?
Unsurprisingly, you and your future spouse would be choosing one of the year's most popular days to tie the knot, according to the Orange County Clerk-Recorder.
To handle an invasion by the love-...
| May 6, 2011
| 7:35 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — The story of Salvador and Margarita Avila began long before they started the Avila's El Ranchito restaurant chain in Southern California.
The two met in the small colonial town of Guanajuato, Mexico, in the 1940s. She was 21 and he...
| May 19, 2011
| 9:26 PM
Will Ferrell jumps way outside of his goofy screen persona to play an alcoholic at the end of his rope in "Everything Must Go."
The movie opens during a disastrous day that ends with the loss of his job, car, house and marriage in a matter of hours. With...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 7:33 PM
They danced until midnight, interrupted only by an invasion by the famous USC Marching Band. A fun-filled and romantic winter wedding united a charming and promising couple in what was the social event of the holiday season.
Meredith Louise Potter,...
| Jun 18, 2011
| 7:08 PM
With June's arrival, weddings are a prominent feature on the calendar. While books on wedding etiquette and giving toasts are the most often consulted, there are many others to be found. From books on photography to cake decoration or do-it-yourself...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 7:41 PM
Question: Despite the conservative Catholic stance on morality and church issues we've taken all our married life, our older unmarried son and daughter have no problem with sleeping over at a lover's home, in the same bed, with the full knowledge of the...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 8:21 PM
I can't dance. Not a lick.
But that's not always been the case.
As a student at Lindbergh Elementary School in Costa Mesa from 1952-56, we received square dance and social dance lessons on rainy afternoons. I discovered that I enjoyed the sensation of...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 11:39 AM
Emily Lou Sheetz and Justin Scott Mandel are to be married at Coworth Park in Ascot, England on Sunday, September 25, 2011 at 3:30pm by Rabbi Josh Levy of Alyth North Western Reform Synagogue.
The bride, 30, and bridegroom, 33, met five years ago at...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 3:53 PM
Gregson Hall & Dalita Ayvazyan
Gregson and Dalita were wed in a civil ceremony at the Orange County Courthouse at 9 a.m. on January 13, 2012. The bride wore a white Yves Saint Laurent suit and Christian Louboutin shoes. The groom was attired in an...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 7:48 PM
Celebrating in great style the Chinese New Year 4710, the Year of the Water Dragon, hostess Elizabeth An of AnQi in South Coast Plaza invited some 50 local VIPs to a luncheon in her private dining room.
An was joined by David Grant and Werner Escher of...