| Nov 20, 2010
| 4:40 PM
Bank of America announced last week that it will give $450,000 to Orange County nonprofits in Costa Mesa and other cities for funding and leadership training.
The bank's neighborhood excellence initiative has donated $2.7 million to area nonprofits...
| Nov 27, 2010
| 5:45 PM
IRVINE — The city-operated iShuttle program, which connects the Tustin Metrolink station to the Irvine Business Complex, will be funded largely by the Orange County Transportation Authority for the next 30 years.
The City Council last week approved...
| Jan 7, 2011
| 4:47 PM
TUSTIN -- Two men are in custody and a third suspect is being sought for raping a tourist and leaving her partially clothed in an alley.
Police say the woman, who was visiting from Australia, was celebrating with relatives at Godfathers Bar when she...
| Dec 2, 2010
| 4:43 PM
SANTA ANA, Calif. -- An Orange County sheriff's deputy has been charged with sexually assaulting a 17-year-old girl while he was investigating a stolen jewelry case.
Scott Cole made his initial appearance Thursday before an Orange County judge, who...
| Nov 29, 2006
Tropika isn't a place you'd happen upon by accident. The plain wooden structure, obscured by a hulking apricot-colored El Torito and the high-voltage mass of twinkle lights from the popular Zov's Bistro, sits behind Tustin's Enderle Center.
| Feb 4, 2008
| 10:44 PM
A long-simmering dispute over digital copyrights between the Church of Scientology and its critics has boiled over in recent weeks after video clips turned up on the Internet from a 2004 interview by the church's most famous member, actor Tom Cruise....
| Sep 21, 2007
On any given day, CHP Sgt. Joe Morrison sends officers out to a dozen accidents around the jammed intersection of the 60, 91 and 215 freeways in Riverside. He calls the interchange and the four miles of curving downhill freeway leading up to it from the...
| Sep 1, 2007
As the Metrolink train pulled into the Santa Ana station, Martha Hernandez grabbed her purse, carry-all and coffee and boarded the train to Union Station.
At 6:22 a.m. the train will take less than an hour to reach Los Angeles, where she will take a...
| Apr 19, 2008
More than a day after a sewage leak flooded South Coast Highway in Laguna Beach, forcing beach closures and blocking access to city's main road, officials labored Friday to repair the breach.
"It's an absolute mess," said City Manager Ken Frank....
| Nov 24, 2009
| 11:06 AM
TUSTIN -- Prosecutors have declined to file charges against a man and woman accused of growing marijuana plants in the bedroom of the woman's 1-year-old child.
Tina Turrieta, 29, and Stephen Casino, 26, were booked on suspicion of child endangerment...
| Jul 5, 2009
NEWPORT BEACH -- A former athletic trainer at Tustin High School who pleaded guilty to having sex with a student won't spend any time in jail.
Hope Ashley Jacoby, 24, pleaded guilty on Wednesday to seven felony charges involving sex with a minor.