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  • Smith: Scouts use gay issue to divert attention

    Being a Boy Scout used to be a simple: Sign up, pay dues, earn merit badges and move up the chain to Eagle Scout. Today, it's tough to be a Boy Scout because the national council that creates policies decided many years ago to exclude gays. The...
  • Community & Clubs: Nominations are in for Hall of Fame

    Editor's note: This corrects the spelling of Sandi Scheafer's name. At least six people active in local community service will be inducted into the Daily Pilot Community & Clubs Hall of Fame during a special luncheon at noon June 17, at the Newport Beach...
  • A View From The Mesa: Worse than between a rock and a hard place

    I ran into Bernardo on Monday. He was one of the day laborers who sat in my living room, brainstorming what we could do to revive the Job Center a few years ago. Although we have not been successful at opening a new center, several of us developed...
  • Sunday's Calendar

    Sunday's Calendar
    SUNDAY Paul Oakenfold Sutra, 1870 Harbor Blvd., Costa Mesa, presents a performance by Paul Oakenfold. Boris M.D. and Andr3x also perform. The 21 and older show starts at 9 p.m. For more information, call (949) 722-7103. TILL THURSDAY 'Sea Level'...
  • Tuesday's Calendar

    Tuesday's Calendar
    TUESDAY TILL SATURDAY Treasure Hunters Road Show The Treasure Hunters Road Show stops by the Residence Inn Costa Mesa, 881 W. Baker St., offering antiques for collectors. For more information, call (217) 726-7590. TILL THURSDAY 'Sea Level' Southern...
  • Wednesday's Calendar

    WEDNESDAY Sunset Jazz at Newport Sunset Jazz at Newport, presented by the Jazz Cruise and KJAZZ, returns for another year. Kicking off the 11-week festival is the Ernie Andrews Quartet. Richie Cole also performs. The show starts at 6 p.m. at the Rose...
  • Thursday's Calendar

    THURSDAY 'Clean Big Project' The Newport Beach Film Festival, Newport Bay Conservancy and O.C. Parks are hosting a free screening of "The Clean Bin Project," a document about living free of waste, at 7 p.m. in the Peter and Mary Muth Interpretive...
  • Church embraces science with Evolution Sunday

    COSTA MESA — For many, evolution and creationism are incompatible concepts, but that's not how Rev. Sarah Halverson sees them. The pastor at Fairview Community Church in Costa Mesa believes so strongly that science and faith go hand-in-hand that on...
  • Nguyen campaigning for Costa Mesa Latino vote

    COSTA MESA — Phu Nguyen, the Democratic Assembly candidate for the 68th District, is hoping to claim the Latino vote in his opponent's home city of Costa Mesa. Nguyen is meeting with members of the Latino community leaders here on Sunday. The...
  • Check It Out: Hidden little gems at the library

    Short stories, those hidden little gems, have defined, entertained and reflected people's lives for many centuries. Cavemen painted stories of successful or memorable hunting trips on cave walls. Ancient Greeks and Romans produced hundreds of short...
  • Quality candidates desperately needed

    Costa Mesa has gone softer than a kitten wearing cashmere. Last weekend, Councilman Eric Bever reported at a press conference that he felt intimated after a "chilling" encounter with Costa Mesa police officers. From the Pilot's headline — "Bever...
  • To boost parental involvement

    To boost parental involvement
    COSTA MESA — Ofelia Cortez went from living in the impoverished southern Mexican state of Oaxaca to learning how to run the Xerox machine at Rea Elementary School. She's one of an estimated 100 parents, most of them Latino, who are learning real-...