| Nov 15, 2011
| 2:26 PM
Alvin Otis (A.O.) Smith, 85 passed away quietly October 30, 2011. He was born in Gunter, Texas on April 10, 1926. He served in the U.S. Navy in World War II on the U.S.S Iowa. A.O. married Gwendolyn Cox, October 27, 1950. He graduated from North Texas...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 3:48 PM
Paul Norman Anderson, an unwaveringly devoted family man, painter, poet, early Laguna Beach lifeguard, businessman and 22-year member of the South Coast Water District board died Wednesday at Mission Hospital. He was 84.
Anderson was born May 4, 1927, in...
| Jul 4, 2012
| 10:34 PM
During this Fourth of July remembrance week, it is important to acknowledge that our freedom often comes at a very high price. That price, of course, is the sacrifice of loved ones serving military missions far from their homes, and putting their lives on...
| 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...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 11:49 AM
Lumpkin, Charles Keith (aka Keith Charles)
Born in Long Beach, California on March 19, 1925, passed away on July 30, 2011 in Newport Beach, California.
Served in the U.S. Navy in World War II. Graduated from Claremont McKenna College.
| 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...
| Aug 20, 2011
| 9:29 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — Friends and family of Robert Sattler filled the pews of St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church on Saturday morning to celebrate the life of the well-respected community figure.
Sattler, a long-time Corona del Mar Residents...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 8:09 PM
What is summer in Newport without a great beach party?
The Noble Viking Charities, a fraternity of local gents, answered that question with style, throwing their annual summer beach bash. A sold-out crowd of more than 200 guests converged upon the...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 10:12 AM
Captain Harold Albert McGrath, Jr., USN (Ret), 81, of Roanoke, VA, died September 11, 2011, in his home. Hal was born December 20, 1929, in New York. He was preceded in death by his father Harold Albert McGrath, Sr.; mother Lucille Sievert and step-...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 4:49 PM
Frank Lloyd Hall
March 7, 1938 - June 15, 2012
Frank Hall was born in Los Angeles, CA to Leon and Mary (Maizie) Hall. He lived his early years in Eagle Rock and on a ranch near Moorpark, CA.
In 1945 he came to Balboa with his brother, Howard and lived...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 7:01 AM
Organizers of the famed Newport Beach-to-Ensenada sailing regatta were stunned by the mysterious loss of four crew members aboard a 37-foot boat that disappeared in mid-race, marking the first fatalities in the event's 65-year history.
While the U.S....
| May 27, 2010
City negotiates pension change for guards
A new contract for the Newport Beach city lifeguards was approved by a unanimous City Council vote Tuesday night. Among the key provisions in the contract are a 3.5% increase in pension program...