| Mar 16, 2012
| 4:10 PM
CALLAHAN, JOHN FRANCIS
John Francis (Jack) Callahan died peacefully at age 94 on Sunday, February 19, 2012, in Laguna Beach, California. Jack resided in Costa Mesa, California since 1960. Jack was a happy, loving and optimistic soul, who lived a storied...
| May 5, 2012
| 9:53 PM
Spring Perennial Sale
The UC Irvine Arboretum will have its Spring Perennial Sale from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission costs $2. The arboretum is just south of the intersection of Campus Drive and Jamboree Road in Irvine.
| May 10, 2012
| 9:04 PM
The two strangers leafed through the scrapbook, their memories of a man in common flowing like the airy music that earlier filled the hall.
There they were, backstage at the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall after Tuesday night's Philharmonic...
| May 24, 2012
| 9:12 AM
NEW YORK -- A New York woman who pretended to have terminal cancer to pay for an extravagant wedding and honeymoon has been ordered to give back thousands of dollars she received from sympathetic donors.
Jessica Vega, 25, pleaded guilty last month to the...
| May 29, 2012
| 9:37 AM
"They stole my trailer. Inside was my push cart, my umbrella, my signage, my generator — even my ice scream scoops!"
In his thick Boston accent, the 34-year-old entrepreneur was telling me about his loss the night before as we sat in the Albertsons...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 5:35 AM
The transformation of Seattle's South Lake Union district stands as a metaphor for this city's emergence as what some would argue is the West Coast's second most important hub of technology and entrepreneurship.
Many of the glass and steel buildings...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 9:16 PM
"On Display in Orange County: Modern and Contemporary Sculpture," an exhibition of 20th and 21st century works commissioned over a half-century by Henry T. Segerstrom and then placed on public sites to enhance the cultural equation of Orange County at...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 8:27 PM
I have to imagine there are a number of public safety employees in Newport Beach, both police and fire, who are embarrassed by the ridiculous mass mailer recently sent to residents by the Newport Beach police and firefighter associations. The mass...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 4:33 PM
GARDEN GROVE -- Two young women are charged with forgery and grand theft after allegedly stealing more than $285,000 from a law firm and using the stolen loot to party in New York with friends.
Orange County prosecutors allege that Alexa Johzen Polar,...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 10:40 AM
A New Jersey father commited suicide following a standoff with police at an upstate motel Friday morning. Cops believe he murdered his ex-wife then kidnapped his two young daughters. An Amber Alert issued for the man's young daughters was canceled after...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 6:37 PM
Rabbis in the city’s ultra-Orthodox Jewish communities are resisting a possible change to the city and state health code, which would require parents to sign a consent form, before their infant boys undergo a controversial type of circumcision. ...