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  • High School Roundup: CdM boys' golf wins again

    BOYS' GOLF 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...
  • Betty Jane Orbach

    Betty Jane Orbach
    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&...
  • Community & Clubs: Celebrating a Serbian Christmas

    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...
  • County issues water-quality warning

    County issues water-quality warning
    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...
  • McCormick instrumental to CdM's success

    McCormick instrumental to CdM's success
    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...
  • George Albert Watson III

    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...
  • CdM's Karas puts on a show

    CdM's Karas puts on a show
    Top swims in high school swimming do not happen in a vacuum. Take away University High junior Corey Okubo, and CdM junior Liam Karas would currently be the Orange County record-holder in the 200-yard individual medley. Of course, take away Okubo and...
  • Virgen's View: Peirsol returns to roots

    Virgen's View: Peirsol returns to roots
    If you were at the Sunset League swim finals at Newport Harbor High last week and you did a double take because you thought you saw Aaron Peirsol, well, that's because you did. Aaron is back in Newport Beach. If you see him please welcome him as for the...
  • High School Swimming: Thorsness finishes strong

    RIVERSIDE — Costa Mesa High senior Kellie Thorsness could say she was twice in the pool for history during Thursday night's CIF Southern Section Division 3 swimming championships. The main attraction in the girls' 50- and 100-yard freestyles was...
  • High School Roundup: CdM can't finish on road

    BELLFLOWER — The Corona del Mar High boys' volleyball team won the first two sets but couldn't finish in its CIF Southern Section Division 1 second-round match at Bellflower St. John Bosco Thursday night. The Braves (24-9) rallied for a 21-25, 21-...
  • Girls' Swimming: Wong still on top for CdM

    Girls' Swimming: Wong still on top for CdM
    There is something endearing about talking to Corona del Mar High senior Brynne Wong. She is one of the top prep swimmers in Southern California, but she never appears to be aloof. "Sometimes I swim … just sometimes," she proclaims on her Twitter...
  • Connors breaks out for Mesa

    Connors breaks out for Mesa
    It was a race Tyler Connors looked forward to all last week, the 100-yard backstroke at the Orange Coast League boys' finals. It pitted him against the league's top swimmer in the event, or so he thought. The day before the meet at Costa Mesa High,...