| Jan 27, 2015
| 10:33 PM
Cam Atkinson had not scored a goal in his last 18 games.
Put on the same line with a couple of the central figures from this past weekend's NHL All-Star Game, he finally found the net.
Atkinson and Fedor Tyutin each had a goal and an assist, and...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 1:44 PM
Corona del Mar's Albertsons will be part of a 146-store acquisition by Haggen Food & Pharmacy in 2015, according to a company news release.
The Pacific Northwest grocery chain, which was founded in 1933 in Bellingham, Wash., currently has 18 stores...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 2:20 PM
The year 2015 teems with major anniversaries, from the 50th remembrance of the Selma Bridge Crossing in Alabama to the 450th birthday of St. Augustine, Fla., and the 800th staging of the Lord Mayor's Show in London. Check these out on our annual calendar,...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 9:25 AM
Doing what he loves on a “global stage” will be a “once-in-a-lifetime opportunity,” Mokena resident Bob Reczek said.
Recently selected as a basketball referee for the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games, Reczek, 54, said he...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 7:50 PM
The fourth annual National Veterans Day Run in Irvine will come to William R. Mason Regional Park on Saturday. The event will offer a 5K (3.1-mile) race and a one-mile family walk/run. Racing will begin at 3:11 p.m.
Registration for the 5K is $30 for...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 4:08 PM
The Newport Beach Police Department collected $10,772 for Special Olympics Southern California during the annual Tip-A-Cop fundraiser Monday evening.
Officers stood in as servers and hosts for about four hours at Javier's restaurant in Newport Beach and...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 5:09 PM
Balboa Village businesses are a step closer to being allowed to use A-frame signs to attract customers.
The Newport Beach City Council voted 6 to 0 without discussion Wednesday night to allow Balboa Village businesses to use the street-level mini-...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 5:05 PM
Having been in the food service industry for years, Carol Lung knows what it takes to be a good waiter in a restaurant.
So she watched as dozens of Huntington Beach police officers scrambled from table to table at California Pizza Kitchen in the Bella...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 4:57 PM
The 1984 Summer Olympics was Southern California's last huge event.
But next summer, athletes from around the globe will again compete here — and Irvine will play its part in making it happen.
Los Angeles will host the 2015 Special Olympics...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 1:54 PM
At the City Council meeting on May 6, Burbank City Council will discuss and determine if Burbank will act as a Host Town for the Special Olympics in July 2015. Among the important considerations for city leadership will be the cost of hosting, as well...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 6:34 PM
LA CRESCENTA — Ryan Muir let out a yell for all of the athletes at the CV CAN Games to hear.
Muir had just finished a throw in the shot put competition at the Special Olympics qualifying event and was as thrilled as any other athlete, no matter...