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  • In the Pipeline: Elvis sightings — for real

    We all know that Elvis has left the proverbial building. But as I learned several days ago, Elvis also left a footprint here in Huntington Beach. I've been doing research for a book on Orange County's rock 'n' roll history. As some of you might...
  • When wooing graduation speakers, colleges have their talking points

    When wooing graduation speakers, colleges have their talking points
    The nearly two-minute UC Irvine video looks like an appeal to prospective students, featuring a montage of undergraduates walking around campus, dancing in classrooms and celebrating big basketball victories. But the target audience becomes obvious at...
  • Letters From The Editor: No tears, we celebrated the life of a man dearly loved

    Memorial services are often somber. But not for the people who loved former Daily Pilot columnist Joe Bell. They celebrated his life Tuesday night at UC Irvine, where he taught journalism. They had — and I know this sounds strange given the...
  • Joe Bell: 'insatiably curious ... a great friend'

     Joe Bell: 'insatiably curious ... a great friend'
    As a devoted newspaper man, Joseph Bell spent his life sharing stories. After two hours and more than a dozen speeches during Bell's memorial Tuesday night, it became clear that Bell's personality and humor touched just as many people as his widely...
  • Seniors get help fighting fraud

    Seniors get help fighting fraud
    Elder abuse can take many forms, and in Laguna Beach seniors have a variety of groups ready to offer assistance to fight off those who mean to do harm. The few instances of elder abuse reported in Laguna have trended toward tricking people out of...
  • New concern about e-cigarettes: They make smoking seem 'normal' again

    E-cigarettes, those battery-powered nicotine vapor delivery systems that are infiltrating the airwaves, schoolyards, and public spaces, are threatening to undo a decades-long campaign to stigmatize smoking. That's according to an article in the latest...
  • Pestolesi honored by Hawaii

    Tom Pestolesi, the Irvine Valley Community College men's and women's volleyball coach who formerly coached at Estancia and Newport Harbor high schools, was honored on Jan. 19 by the University of Hawaii, where he was a third-team All-American men's...
  • Vacant offices designed by William Pereira to become apartments

    Vacant offices designed by William Pereira to become apartments
    A long-vacant office tower in a complex on Sunset Boulevard designed decades ago by famed Los Angeles architect William Pereira is being transformed into an upscale 96-unit apartment building known as the Elysian. The sparsely occupied stretch of Sunset...
  • UCI chancellor expected to be new Ohio State University president

    UCI chancellor expected to be new Ohio State University president
    Michael V. Drake, chancellor of UC Irvine, is expected to be named the new president of Ohio State University. Drake, who has been chancellor at UCI since 2005, is expected to be introduced at an Ohio State Board of Trustees meeting Thursday afternoon, ...
  • UC Irvine chancellor named new Ohio State president

    UC Irvine chancellor named new Ohio State president
    Michael V. Drake, chancellor of the UC Irvine since 2005, was introduced Thursday as the new president of Ohio State University. Drake’s appointment was announced at a meeting of the Ohio State Board of Trustees, where he was described as the...
  • UC Irvine chancellor takes top job at Ohio State

    Michael V. Drake, who as chancellor of UC Irvine enhanced the school's reputation as a first-rate research institution and boosted enrollment, was named Thursday as the new president of Ohio State University. Drake's appointment was announced at a...