| Mar 31, 2013
| 7:51 PM
Ladies of the evening roam Federal Highway morning, noon and night.
Vagrants sleep here. And dope is sold.
The bad reputation linked to Hollywood's stretch of Federal Highway frustrates city leaders, who have grander plans for the key commercial...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 11:45 AM
A few people and many open hearts have made a big difference for one orphanage in Mexico.
For the past 12 years, Jack and Vicki Dishon and Humberto and Emma Macias from Huntington Beach's Seaside Community Church have organized a monthly trip to Tijuana...
| Dec 21, 2012
When Harford County changed from farmlands to enclaves for suburban communities, it left an impact on many old families, and subsequently the way we spend our Christmases has changed.
Long ago, candy and oranges, seldom eaten during the rest of the...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Dozens of people in Connecticut are apparently taking part in an increasingly popular way for travelers to save money on hotels, while apartment-dwellers and homeowners who rent them a room or bed for a night or two make a little extra cash. These folks...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 10:26 AM
A man was arrested Thursday after allegedly using stolen credit card numbers to rent hotel rooms in Laguna Beach, Newport Beach and Costa Mesa, police said Friday.
Harold Eric Larson, 37, of Orange is charged with burglary, grand theft,...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 5:49 PM
One law firm has rented out a conference room in the downtown Hilton and invited patients of a Johns Hopkins gynecologist to discuss their legal options. Other firms are taking out newspaper ads, urging his patients to contact them. Others are asking...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 10:46 AM
More men are looking for housing to share, while more women are seeking housemates, according to a nationwide analysis.
Some 44% of people trying to put their empty rooms to use at the rental website Easyroommate.com are women, 38% are men and the...
| Sep 6, 2013
Airbnb, an online service that helps people rent rooms to travelers from around the world, has allowed hundreds of Angelenos to turn their dwellings into a potentially lucrative source of income. But the influx of short-term guests has also led some...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 12:52 PM
Anyone who pays attention to the doings of the Costa Mesa City Council knows that our city is busy updating its general plan.
The press has covered the many public meetings, creative outreach efforts and road shows aimed at getting Costa Mesa residents...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 9:20 AM
I read Chris Epting's perspective on the beach fire issue this morning and I wanted to give you another perspective.
I live in Huntington Beach about two blocks from the beach. I am not a "wealthy person" who is trying to keep others from beach...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 9:14 AM
That's what the apartment-sharing firm would have us believe. But in reality, it wasn't so major.
San Francisco-based Airbnb is probably the best-known company in the "sharing economy." Its business is matching people willing to rent out their homes...