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  • Most city residents staring at higher taxes

    Most residents in 13 of Lake County's 14 cities will have to shell out more in taxes for the coming year — some a lot higher — if elected officials get their way. The increases come partly because the value of property has gone up in every...
  • Ferrari 250 GTO could break auction record at Monterey Car Week

    Ferrari 250 GTO could break auction record at Monterey Car Week
    The pale gray machine, its chassis stamped 3851GT, rolled off an assembly line in Maranello, Italy, on Sept. 11, 1962. Its first four owners abused it, thrashing through the skinny, pock-marked road courses of Europe. One of its first race drivers was...
  • Mailbag: Laguna Realtors support The Ranch

    The Ranch at Laguna Beach is in the midst of an environmentally sensitive restoration project that was appealed to the California Coastal Commission. Resolution of this type of appeal can take months, or years. It could force unwarranted long-term delays...
  • '62 Ferrari 250 GTO sells for record $38 million at Monterey Car Week

    '62 Ferrari 250 GTO sells for record $38 million at Monterey Car Week
    A 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO sold at auction Thursday night in Carmel for about $38 million — a record, but far less than many experts had predicted. Classic car experts had expected the car could bring up to twice that amount, but bidders begged to...
  • Beware the shortcomings of data on home prices and mortgage rates

    It has been said that figures lie and liars figure. But even when the numbers are truthful, they often are nearly meaningless. Take average home prices. They are widely reported by regional and local media, even though they are generally national in...
  • Civilian deaths — tragedy for Israel — victory for Hamas

    Israel was established 66 years ago as the reborn democratic nation-state of the Jewish People in its ancestral homeland. Our modern state was built upon the ancient Jewish values of social justice, civil rights, the rule of law, and respect for human...
  • The God Squad: Hitting a barrier on baptism

    Q: I'm an avid reader and fan of your column and follow it in our local paper, the Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Penn.). I'm Protestant by upbringing, but my husband is Catholic. We attend a Catholic church, and our three children were baptized Catholic. I...
  • Community & Clubs: Decades of Exchange Club service

    Having roots in the first Exchange Club, founded in 1911 in Detroit, today's Exchange Club of Newport Harbor is the oldest surviving service club in Newport Beach. This dedicated and honorable group of members holds onto the timeless morals, values...
  • Obama's breezy words for post-9/11 torture

    "...but we tortured some folks." -- President Barack Obama, Aug.1, 2014 OK, in the first place: "tortured some folks?" Really? Was there not something annoyingly breezy in the president's phrasing last week as he acknowledged the abuse of suspected...
  • Dyer to propose tax increase in Orlando to bridge budget gap

    Dyer to propose tax increase in Orlando to bridge budget gap
    Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer will recommend raising property taxes on Monday, but he wants everyone to know one thing: The tax hike has nothing to do with the big projects he has championed. The initiatives that started under Dyer's watch — more...
  • reFramed: In conversation with David Magnusson

     
    A purity ball is a ceremony where young girls promise to “live pure lives before God,” and to remain virgins until marriage. In return, their fathers sign a commitment promising to protect their daughters’ chastity. Sometimes rings are...