| Aug 16, 2013
| 11:54 AM
Re. "Rohrabacher dismisses global warming, warns of China (Aug. 9): U.S. Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Costa Mesa) has been around way too long. It troubles me that he keeps getting re-elected to my congressional district. He is a Republican representative who...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 1:21 PM
Hundreds of Iranian Americans are expected to attend a convention in Anaheim on Saturday that will explore the current state of Iranian politics after the election of new president Hassan Rouhani.
Rouhani, 64, a cleric considered a moderate pragmatist,...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 5:56 PM
A district representative for U.S. Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Costa Mesa) has declared his candidacy for the Costa Mesa City Council.
Tony Capitelli, 28, said Monday that he intends to run during the November 2014 general election. He is the first...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 9:40 AM
Those of you who frequent the Newport Beach Pier area have no doubt seen a significant increase in the number of cabs waiting to pick up fares. These customers are shopping or eating at all the great businesses in the area.
The good news is business is...
| Jun 14, 2013
Proponents and opponents of the much debated beach fire rings aired their feelings about the matter before six South Coast Air Quality Management District staff members Thursday night.
The debate wasn't unlike the back and forth that has been going on...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 6:42 PM
In her race for Orange County supervisor, Michelle Steel has gotten another endorsement: the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Assn.
"Michelle has a long history of fighting government bureaucracy and standing up for taxpayers," Jon Coupal, president of Howard...
| May 30, 2013
| 4:01 PM
Laguna is in pretty good shape, according to city officials who spoke at the Chamber of Commerce State of the City luncheon, held Tuesday at Montage Laguna Beach.
Mayor Kelly Boyd was the star, with a supporting cast of council members, heads of city...
| May 24, 2013
| 2:59 PM
Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Costa Mesa) has endorsed Michelle Steel for Orange County supervisor, according to an announcement from Steel's campaign this week.
Steel, who lives in Surfside and serves as vice chairwoman on the state Board of Equalization,...
| May 18, 2013
| 7:14 PM
Consider Sunday the last opportunity for awhile to watch a Turkish folk dance, try a manti (Turkish dumpling) or take a picture with a soldier guarding a replica of the Trojan Horse.
Turkey came to the Orange County Fairgrounds this weekend for the...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 11:02 AM
Waste Management's Michelle Clark may not be ready to quit her daytime job for a gig as a stand-up comic, but she sure knows how to get laughs.
Clark served as mistress of ceremonies at the Chamber of Commerce Spirit Awards and 96th annual board...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 6:40 PM
Fifth in a series of profiles about those in the trenches of Costa Mesa's political battles.
Gary Monahan can't escape politics — not even during his morning commute.
As the Costa Mesa councilman walks from his Eastside home to the...