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  • On Faith: Equality for all religions

    Why is Islamophobia sweeping our nation? Cite any poll today about Islam and Muslims in America, and the results are alarming. A recent poll by TIME magazine found that 46% of Americans believe Islam is more likely than other faiths to encourage...
  • 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...
  • The man named Mansoor

    The man named Mansoor
    COSTA MESA — When the taco truck blaring "La Cucaracha" would roll down his street, Allan Mansoor thought less about lunch and more about the song's title, "The Cockroach." He felt the so-called "roach coaches" were proliferating and changing the...
  • Groups denounce MSU suspension recommendation

    Fourteen civil rights organizations, including the Jewish Voice for Peace and the Center for Constitutional Rights, sent a letter Thursday to UC Irvine condemning its recommendation to suspend the Muslim Student Union on campus. The groups, which...
  • The Crowd: Concerts for mission's preservation

    It is known as "The Jewel of the Missions." And it is surely one of Orange County's most significant cultural and religious landmarks. Mission San Juan Capistrano, the seventh in a chain of 21 California missions under the leadership of Padre Junípero...
  • Prop. 8 opponents rejoice

    Orange County opponents of Proposition 8 planned to celebrate Wednesday evening while those who supported the voter-approved ban on gay marriage vowed to continue fighting. A scheduled rally at Sasscer Park across from the federal courthouse in Santa...
  • Suspects Use Tree Limb to Steal Cash from Gas Station Clerk

    Suspects Use Tree Limb to Steal Cash from Gas Station Clerk
    IRVINE ( KTLA) -- Police are searching for a pair of robbery suspects who used a tree branch to steal hundreds of dollars from a clerk at an Irvine gas station. The entire crime was captured on surveillance video. Irvine police say the robbery took place...
  • Sawdust moment by moment

    Sawdust moment by moment
    A New York City filmmaker has returned to the Sawdust Festival's eucalyptus grove where she grew up to create a documentary that captures the kind of moments which make her memory of it so special. Kailee McGee, daughter of Sawdust exhibitor and...
  • Kids can connect with Mother Earth

    Kids can connect with Mother Earth
    CRYSTAL COVE STATE PARK — As a child of the California Acjachemen tribe, Jacque Tahuka Nunez said she was an innate "keeper of the earth," or someone who appreciates, respects and makes it their duty to preserve Mother Earth. As an adult and...