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  • Garrett McNamara's swell season

    Garrett McNamara's swell season
    One day about four years ago, before he rode what he calls "the wave," Garrett McNamara was driving in Fort Lauderdale with his wife, Nicole, when a group of teenagers pulled alongside his car and clamored to get his attention. "These kids are all...
  • Commentary: Mayor's opponents overlook improved Westside

    Re: "Proposed project hopes to lure young professionals to Costa Mesa's Westside," (June 21): It was a pleasant surprise to read that after all these years the Argo-Tech industrial site has found a suitable project that complies with the spirit and intent...
  • Quiksilver shares plunge after weak quarterly earnings

    Quiksilver shares plunge after weak quarterly earnings
    Quiksilver Inc. shares plunged 41% to $3.41 on Tuesday, a day after the surfwear company reported a sizable fall in its second-quarter earnings. Shares of the Huntington Beach retailer, which owns its namesake brand as well as action-sports labels...
  • Quiksilver is riding a wave of red ink

    Quiksilver is riding a wave of red ink
    Surf apparel company Quiksilver Inc. hasn't given investors much to be stoked about in recent years. The Huntington Beach company owns some of the biggest brands in action sports: Quiksilver, Roxy, DC and others. Yet it has lost money each of the last...
  • Apple releases information on data requests from NSA, other agencies

    Apple releases information on data requests from NSA, other agencies
    WASHINGTON -- Apple Inc., said it received 4,000 to 5,000 requests for customer data from U.S. officials during the six months ending in May, as it became the latest high-tech company to provide some details on its involvement in the National Security...
  • Billabong's brand value drops -- to zero!

    Billabong's brand value drops -- to zero!
    Billabong International Inc., a 40-year-old Australian surfwear company, reported its most dismal earnings ever as it wrote down the value of its namesake brand to zero. For the fiscal year ended June 30, the business said it suffered a net loss of 859....
  • World champion surfer asks Roxy to dump sexy ads

    World champion surfer asks Roxy to dump sexy ads
    A top female professional surfer wants Huntington Beach surf clothing company Roxy to stop using sexy images of its sponsored female surfers and instead focus on their athleticism. Three-time world champion surfer Cori Schumacher visited Roxy's offices...
  • Surfer calls on Roxy to change ads

     Surfer calls on Roxy to change ads
    A top women's surfer wants Orange County surf clothing company Roxy to stop using sexy images of its sponsored female surfers and instead focus on their athleticism. Three-time world champion surfer Cori Schumacher hoped to send a message by...
  • Teen apparel retailers suffer as consumers get stingier

    Teen apparel brands have been losing their shirts, and it's not a fashion choice. Against a backdrop of prolonged consumer stinginess, reinforced Friday by reports of a scant monthly increase in August retail sales, an anemic back-to-school...
  • Growth on the horizon for Conservancy

    Growth on the horizon for Conservancy
    On Friday, students from a Los Angeles school toured the grounds of the Bolsa Chica Conservancy in Huntington Beach and hiked through the mesa. The day before, 80 children from Stanford Elementary in Garden Grove visited the interpretive center. That same...
  • Retail Therapy: 'Mulan' onscreen at Movie Mondays

    Animated fun: The Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa continues its free outdoor Movie Mondays events with the Disney animated feature "Mulan" this Monday. Contests begin at 7:30 p.m., followed by the the movie at about 8 p.m. Patina Catering...