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  • Celebrating the triumph of good

    Celebrating the triumph of good
    Editor's note: This corrects the headline. The holiday is celebrated by Iranians. This also corrects the sub-head and third paragraph. The event takes place Sept. 25 and 26.  More than 1,000 years ago, a great Persian poet could see his country...
  • Best of Plein Air named

    Best of Plein Air named The Laguna Plein Air Painters Assn. recently held an opening reception and awards ceremony for their sixth annual "Best of Plein Air" show at The Esther Wells Collection, where 60 of the 200 paintings entered by LPAPA members were...
  • Newport-Mesa schools score well on AP tests

    Recent data from a national magazine that crunched numbers and compiled percentages from Advanced Placement test scores would seem to upend the age-old notion that students who attend high schools in wealthier neighborhoods automatically achieve better...
  • Thursday's Calendar

    Thursday's Calendar
    TODAY Free Corkage Thursdays The Golden Truffle Restaurant, 1767 Newport Bld., Newport Beach, waives its corkage free for outside bottles of wine every Thursday night. Dinner is served from 5:30 to 10 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays. For more...
  • In The Arts

    Mad Hatter party for human rights A group of Laguna businesses and residents will take part in the Orange County Chapter of Human Rights Campaign's Mad Hatter Garden Party at 5:30 p.m. Saturday at a Newport Coast estate, with Lorna Luft and Greg...
  • Osprey chick is hatched

    Osprey chick is hatched
    After five years of successful breeding in Newport Beach, once-threatened ospreys have begun to spread their domain. A female born on a man-made platform in the Upper Newport Bay gave birth recently to a chick at another specialized platform a few miles...
  • Two Earthquakes Hit Southern California

    Two Earthquakes Hit Southern California
    SAN CLEMENTE -- A magnitude 5.0 earthquake hit Imperial County at 11:33 a.m. Saturday and was felt by some in southern Orange County. People in Aliso Viejo, Irvine, Mission Viejo and San Clemente reported feeling the quake to USGS web site. The quake...
  • Less-costly housing is a professorial perk

    In the early 1980s, UC Irvine officials noted a disturbing trend. Even with the lure of great weather, they were having a hard time attracting faculty. The reason: Housing prices were unaffordable. Their solution — University Hills, an employee...
  • A Bit of Caution Amid the Frenzy

         When Bill and Barbara Harsted put their three-bedroom Norwalk house on the market last month, they expected it would go in a snap. After all, the house was well-kept and affordably priced, in a Southern California market where bidding wars on homes...
  • Panel Probes O.C.'s Great Park

    The Orange County Grand Jury has launched an inquiry into the $649.5-million acquisition of the closed El Toro Marine base by one of the nation's largest home builders and the role of Irvine officials in planning for a huge public park there. The scope...