| Feb 11, 2014
| 2:22 PM
Thieves may have tried using a car to rip an ATM out of a Newport Beach Rite Aid over the weekend.
Shortly before 2 a.m. Saturday, Newport Beach police responded to a burglary call in the 1600 block of San Miguel Drive.
Someone had broken through...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 2:36 PM
Charles Alexander Sconion Jr., 24, of the 200 block of East Bel Air Avenue, was charged Friday with possessing a drug other than marijuana, possessing drugs with intent to distribute and possessing drug paraphernalia.
Mikaele Matagi Mataese,...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 9:04 AM
If you’ve shopped for Father’s Day cards recently you’ve no doubt noticed the glut of Hallmark greetings that cater to dad’s unquenchable thirst for beer. I recently counted no fewer than five different variations on the “Hey...
| May 21, 2014
| 6:41 PM
The Costa Mesa City Council on Tuesday voted to get the ball rolling on a plan that would demolish one of the city's so-called problem motels and replace it with a new apartment complex.
Four council members — Councilwoman Sandy Genis dissented...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Jenny Offill's riveting new novel, "Dept. of Speculation," is steeped in weird and geeky facts. It opens, for example, with the information that antelope have "10x vision" and on a clear night can see the rings of Saturn. It's a fitting beginning to a...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 5:24 PM
Moira Hahn, like many consumers, always took it for granted that businesses wanted as much of her personal information as they could get.
She didn't really start thinking about how such practices could come back to bite her until she became one of the...
| May 7, 2014
| 7:11 PM
Dressed in a maroon jail outfit and limping into court with the help of a cane, Nathan Barksdale did not look Wednesday like the notorious heroin dealer once sentenced to 15 years in prison for the torture of three people in a West Baltimore public...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 1:39 PM
NAI Summit leases office building
Logan Winchester of NAI Summit recently represented the owner, Hanover Office Plaza, in the lease transaction with MaGauren Guild Malls, that plans to open an administrative branch at 961 Marcon Blvd. in Allentown. The...
| May 29, 2014
Here's another chapter in the endless book about why you shouldn't believe everything your read or hear on product promotions. Lornamead Inc., whose "Lice Shield" products are sold at major chain stores including Walmart, CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens and...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 7:51 AM
The developer of a planned mixed-use development in Charles Village on land owned by Johns Hopkins University is considering anchoring the project with a pharmacy, not a grocery store, as many area residents had feared.
"The anchor tenant/retailer...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 4:46 PM
An SUV crashed into a drugstore in downtown Los Angeles on Friday afternoon, injuring several people, police said.
According to the L.A. Fire Department, eight people were examined at the scene. Four were taken to the hospital, including two said to...