| May 15, 2012
| 9:00 AM
The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Garden in San Marino announced Tuesday that it has acquired a 16th century sculpture titled "St. Georgeand the Dragon" that it is attributing to the Renaissance artist Giovan Angelo del Maino.
| May 17, 2012
| 8:27 PM
The good news from Orange Coast College's music department just keeps coming.
First, it was word about the school's Chamber Singers performing in Carnegie Hall earlier this month.
Now, a donor has come forward to match contributions to the Costa Mesa...
| May 21, 2012
| 5:41 AM
LOS ANGELES -- The shadow of the moon swept across the globe from Hong Kong to the Texas Panhandle as a rare annular solar eclipse began Monday morning in Asia and traversed the Pacific.
The sun appeared as a thin ring behind the moon to people in a...
| May 29, 2012
| 6:34 AM
With Americans packing up for travel over the Memorial Day weekend, one coastal hot spot in Southern California is winning praise as the best U.S. beach in an annual ranking from a Florida professor.
San Diego's Coronado tops the list from "Dr. Beach,"...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 10:36 AM
VANCOUVER -- What appeared to be a human hand and foot were sent separately to two area schools, Vancouver police said Tuesday.
The first package, containing what was thought to be a hand, was delivered to False Creek Elementary School, while the second,...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 10:14 PM
A severed hand and foot were mailed to two Vancouver schools Tuesday afternoon, but police said it's not clear if the packages are connected to the recent dismemberment of a Montreal student, the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation reported.
| Jun 28, 2012
| 6:25 AM
Post-Tropical Cyclone Debby headed into the Atlantic Ocean on Wednesday after leaving four people dead and one missing, and deluging Florida with buckets of rain that triggered flooding statewide.
The storm lost its tropical characteristics late...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 1:56 PM
A sign of maturity in South Florida: Zeroes have been popping up on the calendars of several religious groups – Lutheran, Roman Catholic, Eastern Orthodox. And for an Episcopal parish, a centennial is coming up next year.
It makes sense: As...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 9:37 PM
The Orange County Mormon Choral Organization released a recording this week of an epic work performed earlier this year in Costa Mesa.
Recording "Messiah in America," a 34-movement oratorio utilizing four soloists and an astounding 700 musicians, took...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 9:31 PM
Family Hanukkah Celebration
The Merage Jewish Community Center of Orange County will hold its Family Hanukkah Celebration, starting at 5:30 p.m. The event is free but advanced registration is required by going to http://www.jccoc.org or...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 9:07 AM
CEDAR CITY, Utah -- Utah wildlife officials were cleaning up thousands of dead and surviving migratory birds that crashed into a Wal-Mart parking lot, roads and other land after mistaking them for bodies of water.
Thousands of eared grebes, a duck-like...