| Jul 28, 2012
| 11:14 PM
There's no truth to the rumor that Brian Pajer has the Olympic Games rings tattooed across his chest. But if he did, it would be difficult to blame him.
Pajer was a two-time Big West Conference swimming coach of the year during his days as UC Irvine's...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 8:56 PM
The Newport Hills Killer Whales swim team defeated the Green Valley Dolphins to win the South Coast Swim Conference regular-season championship on July 21.
The trophy will continue to reside at the Newport Hills pool. The Killer Whales have now won six...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 7:48 PM
The 1,300 supporters of the Hoag Hospital Foundation fastened their seat belts last week for the Orange County premiere of"The Bourne Legacy."
Regal Entertainment Group and Universal Pictures generously donated the film for a foundation event chaired...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 12:21 AM
Corona del Mar 191, Edison 201
HUNTINGTON BEACH — The Sea Kings won their 43rd straight match Wednesday at SeaCliff Country Club.
Chase Wheatley shot two-under-par 34 to earn medalist honors amid windy and cold conditions for CdM...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 3:54 PM
Obituary for Betty Jane Orbach, 1926-2013
Betty Jane Hall was born January 3, 1926, in Los Angeles. She and husband Kenny Orbach met at 14 at Manual Arts High School, and married at 20. While Kenny was at war in the Pacific Betty swam in Esther Williams&...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 3:38 PM
According to Tom Salata, the Serbian Christmas is on Jan. 7, because all Serbian religious holidays are still on the Gregorian calendar. "We celebrate it in honor of our parents," he added. Host for the luncheon were the Salata brothers, Paul, Jon, Tom...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 8:36 PM
Orange County environmental health officials warned local swimmers this week to avoid contact with ocean water, especially in spots close to storm drains, creeks and rivers.
A rain advisory is in effect for the entire Orange County coast, including...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 11:22 PM
Ally McCormick's status seemed in doubt prior to her senior year with the Corona del Mar High girls' water polo team.
Consider that water polo is really a year-long sport at CdM, with night leagues in the spring and fall and various tournaments in the...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 5:24 PM
George Albert Watson III
Watson, George Albert III, 65, a long time resident of Newport Beach, passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 2, 2012, surrounded by his wife and loving family. While earning a business degree at USC, George was the USC...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 11:33 PM
Reid Chase is constantly moving in the water on offense and defense, making things happen for the Corona del Mar High boys' water polo team.
Catch him outside of the pool, and you'll see the mustache that the CdM senior is growing.
"I've just been...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 9:22 PM
A day after their season ended with the Corona del Mar High girls' volleyball team in the semifinals of the CIF Southern Section Division 1-AA playoffs, seniors Kelsey Humphreys, Grace Kennedy and Alexis Cage signed with their future college teams on...
| May 8, 2010
The boys' swimming teams from Corona del Mar High and Newport Harbor captured league titles Friday, the Sea Kings winning the Pacific Coast League crown and Newport Harbor earning the Sunset League championship.
CdM dominated the PCL meet, scoring 570...