| Mar 10, 2011
| 11:32 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — Bernhard Langer has seen some of his peers go from the Champions Tour to the PGA Tour and achieve success. But the 53-year-old does not want to follow suit because he thinks "bouncing back and forth doesn't do a whole lot."
| Apr 4, 2011
| 9:01 PM
Caroline Rustigian-Bruderer will serve as director of public relations for Visit Newport Beach Inc., according to a news release.
Rustigian-Bruderer, a Laguna Beach resident, has more than 20 years of experience, including managing her own independent...
| May 8, 2011
Seve Ballesteros, the dashing, audacious force of golfing nature who zoomed from a fishing village in northern Spain to five major titles, No. 1 in the world and a pioneer's role in golf's European surge of the 1980s, died early Saturday. He was 54....
| May 13, 2011
| 3:16 PM
Bicycles and balloons, football and films, garlic and golf — disparate things, for sure. But they're all at the heart of festivals and other special events that promise to make this summer interesting in the Midwest.
Here's a sampling of what's...
| May 21, 2011
So here's Peter Ueberroth, L.A.'s Olympic champion, chairman of the Newport Beach investor company the Contrarian Group, sharing his office with someone else -- his border collie, Koot, for Kootenai, the Idaho county where Ueberroth found him abandoned....
| May 29, 2011
| 8:00 PM
Daniel Saylor wasn't Windermere's top choice for a police chief, but he was the least expensive. Already a police officer for the small town of 2,500, he was willing to take the job for $38,000 — $7,000 less than the top candidate was offered.
| Jan 18, 2011
| 10:33 AM
Tom Watson, Corey Pavin, John Cook and Mark O'Meara have committed to compete in the 2011 Toshiba Classic, scheduled March 7 through 13 at Newport Beach Country Club.
Watson, Pavin and Cook posted their best Toshiba Classic finishes in 2010, all placing...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 11:53 PM
If Fred Couples is to become the Toshiba Classic's first repeat winner, he'll have to do it against an elite field.
Bernhard Langer and Jay Haas, who each have won a Classic title, have committed to this year's 16th annual tournament March 7 through 13...
| Jan 26, 2011
| 11:01 AM
Historically speaking, Orlando got a late start in golf.
The sport didn't arrive in Central Florida until 1893, when English businessman Leslie Pell-Clarke had six holes carved out around the northwest shore of Lake Eola. It only lasted a decade or so,...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 2:35 PM
The hottest thing in running is not a new shoe or energy drink. It's mud. And fire. And other things that get in the way of running but manage, for some, to make racing more fun.
Obstacle-course events that send participants into mud pits and under...
| Jul 22, 2008
HBO's "Real Sports" isn't the only show debuting at 10 p.m. Tuesday that is due for a free plug on the blog today. And I actually did watch a lot of the preview DVD for "Highway 18," a Golf Channel......