| Jan 25, 2012
| 9:22 AM
10/8/54 - 1/17/12
Loving father and husband lived in Newport Beach with his family since 1992. His parents, two sisters and their families live in Michigan. Tom was a veteran serving in the U.S. Navy and Army and worked for many years as a...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 8:26 PM
Don McCartin, a former Orange County Superior Court judge who lived and practiced law in Costa Mesa, has died.
McCartin was surrounded by family when he died Saturday at his home in Bass Lake, Calif. He was 87.
He practiced family law in Costa Mesa from...
| Sep 22, 2012
| 5:03 PM
A Whole Foods Market grocery opened its doors Wednesday morning at Fashion Island, drawing hundreds of customers who lined up for a chance to be among the first to explore the 32,000-square-foot shop.
"I'm just really excited about having [it] close by,"...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 8:11 PM
A Newport Coast man was sentenced to 20 months in prison for conspiring to sell counterfeit microchips to the U.S. military and defense contractors, authorities said.
Neil Felahy, 34, pleaded guilty in 2009 to federal charges of conspiracy to sell...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 3:28 PM
I'm no sailor.
As a matter of fact, I've been known to lose a meal over a vessel's heaving (no pun intended!) deck. It's a practice guaranteed to win few friends.
But I do love a good maritime narrative that depicts human courage and conflict and...
| Apr 13, 2013
Since my last column about health care appeared in this space, the system has continued to gallop toward disaster.
Today, under the federal government's "leadership," we often pay several times more in the United States for the same prescription drugs...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 4:46 PM
Herman I. Kimmel
Herman I. Kimmel passed away on April 5, 2013. He was born in 1923 and attended local schools in Eagle Rock and Pasadena. He leaves a wife of 34 years, Sharon Baker Kimmel, formerly of Choteau, Montana, and a nephew, David Kimmel of...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 9:25 AM
Randy Hamilton, the director of the high school football documentary "Touchdown Newport," hopes the movie becomes popular nationwide after its premiere at the Newport Beach Film Festival.
That desire may sound lofty, but Hamilton has seen the...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 9:26 AM
The stereotype for athletes from a private school might sometimes be that they're privileged, or even pampered.
The Mater Dei High School boys' water polo team shatters that stereotype in the short film "What It Takes."
The movie, which runs 14...
| May 1, 2013
| 1:29 AM
The premiere of "Touchdown Newport," along with the short film "What It Takes," sold out at Lido Theatre Tuesday night as part of the Newport Beach Film Festival.
The majority of the audience appeared to enjoy both movies, as each provided emotional and...
| May 10, 2013
| 3:25 PM
Rollo W. McClellan Jr., December 21, 1919- May 4, 2013
Resident of Newport Beach, California.
Rollo McClellan passed away Saturday, May 4 2013 at the age of 93 in Walnut Creek California. He had recently moved to the Bay Area to be near his children Mike...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 3:04 PM
William H. Tosh joined Sousa’s Band December 27th, 2012 in Costa Mesa, CA. He was born May 13, 1924 in Kansas City, KS. “Bill” was a 22 year veteran of the United States Marine Corps, enlisting upon graduation from Washington High...