| Jan 28, 2014
| 8:21 PM
The newly named interim sheriff of Los Angeles County, current Orange County Undersheriff John L. Scott, said Tuesday that he would continue the momentum of reform in the beleaguered department.
Flanked by four of the five county supervisors, Scott...
| Jan 30, 2014
Good for incoming Los Angeles County Sheriff John L. Scott for making it clear that he has no intention of being a "place-holder" pending the election of a new sheriff. There are 10 months from now to early December, when the next sheriff will take the...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 4:07 PM
Interim Los Angeles County Sheriff John L. Scott said Thursday that he left the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department in 2005 because he felt the agency was "headed in the wrong direction."
"I saw inaction, and I saw a certain level of neglect," he...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 1:25 PM
Garrett Burk wasn't about to sit idle if it meant one less person would reach for a powerful painkiller or other drug that wasn't medically necessary.
The Laguna Beach High School senior and infielder on the baseball team wants others to know that...
| Apr 20, 2011
| 1:23 PM
Assemblyman Jim Silva, whose district covers Huntington Beach, has announced that he will run for State Senate in 2012.
Silva, who was first elected to the 67th District in 2006, hopes to fill the seat held by Tom Harman, who will be termed out next...
| May 9, 2011
| 12:42 PM
Irvine's City Council on Tuesday will consider a municipal ordinance that would keep sex offenders out of parks and playgrounds, and would resemble an Orange County ordinance adopted recently to restrict registered sex offenders' movements at such...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 8:13 PM
It is one of the most passionate charity events on the Orange Coast. The Muscular Dystrophy Assn.'s annual Gift of Hope Gala raised more than $430,000 at its 16th annual celebration earlier this summer.
Orange County Sheriff Sandra Hutchens was honored...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 9:22 PM
'Language of Paint'
A collection of 24 paintings created by 5-year-olds from Orange Coast College's Harry and Grace Steele Children's Center will be on display from 11 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Frank M. Doyle Arts Pavilion on campus, 2701...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 8:24 PM
Water Wise Gardens
The Sherman Library & Gardens, , 2647 E. Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar, is hosting "Mediterranean Plants for Water Wise Gardens" at 9 p.m. John Bishop, the gardens' manager of horticulture, leads the class. Pre-registration is...
| Aug 17, 2011
| 9:10 PM
Orange Coast College is having a crepe, seafood and vegetarian dinner cooking class, with Kim Allen. The classes meet from 6 to 9 p.m. in Journalism 105 at the campus, 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa. Each class is $30, plus a...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 9:20 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — A group of diners got more than soup and a sandwich Friday; they got a lunchtime taste of the law at the Coco's Bakery Restaurant at Fashion Island.
About 40 women and men wearing blue-trimmed name tags gathered to listen to Orange...