| Nov 11, 2011
| 6:33 PM
In the Ugandan town of Gulu and its surrounding villages, the locals call Peter Keller “Muzungo,” the Acholi word for white person.
In Gulu, and in La Crescenta, where he has lived for 36 years, Keller oversees Aid Africa, the one non-...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 8:20 PM
This is a busy time of the year for service clubs in Costa Mesa and Newport Beach. Some club members are ringing the Salvation Army bells and staffing the donation kettles at local shopping centers. Others, such as the Exchange Clubs of Corona del Mar and...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 11:31 AM
Rotary International’s coveted Silver Bell award was presented to Burbank Sunrise Rotary for being the best small club in its 33-club district for the past year. The presentation was made at the Rotary District 5260 Conference in North Hollywood...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 8:08 PM
Glendale Sunrise Rotary Club recently ushered a new Rotary club into town, a feat no other Glendale Rotary Club has accomplished in 24 years, said Peggy Riddle, who served as co-advisor with fellow Rotarian David Smith.
The new club is named Glendale...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 11:12 AM
Northfield State Fair
Bring your appetite to Clarkson Park where there will be a pie baking contest and ribfest judging. In addition to food there is bingo, music and fun for all ages. northfieldparkdistrict....
| Aug 30, 2012
| 12:11 PM
Justin Howard's award-winning performance of a guitar that isn't almost wasn't.
When the Chicago man known onstage as "Nordic Thunder" failed to repeat as U.S. air guitar champion in Denver this summer, it cost him an automatic berth in last week's world...
| Jun 9, 2012
| 9:44 PM
Editor's note: The following is part of Daily Pilot columnist Jim de Boom's introductions for the Community and Clubs Hall of Fame Class of 2012 inductees.
Nominated by: Costa Mesa resident Charlene Ashendorf.
Irvina, who grew up in...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 4:24 PM
A charter celebration is planned by the Glendale Sunrise Rotary Club recognizing the founding of the Glendale New Generation Rotary Club.
The event kicks off with social time at 6:30 p.m. followed by dinner at 7 p.m. Friday at the Oakmont Country Club....
| Jul 3, 2012
| 9:58 AM
After ten months abroad, Kirsten Hawley touched down on American soil at midnight on the night of June 18. Less than 48 hours later, she delivered the valedictory at Middletown High School.
Hawley spent her senior year of high school on a Rotary...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 2:39 PM
What do you get when you open your doors to the Red Cross for a blood drive, the fire department for CPR training and a delicious grilled lunch, a Semper Fi military honor ceremony, the Orange County Woodworkers Assn. for a woodworking service project,...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 5:15 AM
Your health section recently noted that a Hopkins dean was among those who want to eradicate polio ("Hopkins dean joins effort to eradicate polio," April 21).
I believe we all ascribe to that hope. My comment comes from the point of view of all the work...