| Oct 10, 2012
October is the month of leaves changing color, pumpkins, the advent of fall and for the last 25 years it has been the month dedicated to raising funds and awareness about breast cancer.
A disease projected to affect more than 300,000 women this year...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 12:19 PM
Asthma, a chronic long-term lung disease that affects almost 7.1 million American children, is diagnosed more during the fall than any other season.
Asthma — the inflammation and narrowing of the lung’s bronchial tubes that cause airways to...
| Apr 20, 2011
| 6:58 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — Hearing the word "treatment" spurs a Pavlovian-like response in Beckett Williams that is as natural to him as sitting at the table for dinner or going to bed at night.
The blond-haired, pink-cheeked toddler, who is nearly 2, will...
| May 18, 2011
| 4:46 PM
The first time Calvin Saxton went surfing, he thought of it as a simple diversion.
"It was really fun," Calvin said, remembering the day he was 4 and his father set him on the water. "He pushed me onto a wave and just told me to stand up."
| May 18, 2011
| 4:41 PM
FRIDAY: Tribute bands Barracuda (Heart) and Stone Free (Jimi Hendrix) perform at Gallagher's Pub & Grill, 300 Pacific Coast Hwy., No. 113, Huntington Beach. The show starts at 9 p.m. and is 21 and older only. For more information, visit...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 8:04 PM
COSTA MESA — Holiday shoppers dined on southwestern Caesar salad, wild mushroom enchiladas and blackened catfish tacos while Sara Tengelsen, 15, and her mother, Terrie Tengelsen, waited.
The two sat in Z'Tejas Southwestern Grill among wrapping...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 7:40 PM
8900 N. Kendall Drive, Miami
Baptist Children’s Hospital was opened to combine all the healthcare services needed to service newborn to 18-year-old patients. To do that, Baptist Children’s Hospital has more than...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 8:42 PM
The 28th annual gala in Newport Beach on behalf of cystic fibrosis research and a cure raised an impressive $603,000 net. More than 400 generous guests in early summer black tie and glitter helped to gather the significant sum, via underwriting and...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 8:18 PM
Next time you're out there, straddling your board, waiting for the next set, take a long, deep breath.
On Aug. 6, the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation will hold its fourth annual Pipeline to a Cure gala at the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 10:31 AM
It wasn't her usual kind of job, but it certainly had Kaley Cuoco flying high.
The female star of CBS' Thursday comedy hit "The Big Bang Theory" played fashion plate for several days earlier this year, both on the ground and in the air. This writer...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 5:15 PM
It's only been seven months since word began to filter out to Maryland players that Ralph Friedgen was being dismissed as coach.
As they worked out in the unyielding heat Tuesday drenched in sweat, several players said it felt as if much more time had...