| 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...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 10:30 PM
John F. Marder, the founding headmaster of Harbor Day School, Orange County's first independent school, has died. He was 82.
Marder, a Newport Beach resident, died Saturday of complications related to dementia.
"Although not technically the founder of...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 12:52 PM
John F. Marder, Jr.
Founding Headmaster of Harbor Day School
November 26, 1929 – January 7, 2012
John F. Marder, Jr. passed away peacefully on January 7th, surrounded by his loving family. John was born in Binghamton, New York, the son of John...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 8:19 PM
The New York-based Metta Quintet will explore new artistic territory in a one-night show in Orange County on Jan. 27 celebrating the globalization of jazz music.
In "JazzReach: Big Drum/Small World" at the Irvine Barclay Theatre, the quintet will perform...
| May 15, 2008
| 5:54 PM
SHE was already a big star, adored by millions. But when it was announced that she would make her Broadway debut this spring, the anticipatory buzz went through the roof.
Ads with her name splashed in large, bold type popped up all over New York City....
| May 6, 2007
IT'S the dress of the spring season: Look No. 2 from Phillip Lim's runway show. White dresses were everywhere during the collections last September, but this one — a simple T-shirt style with clusters of hand-sculpted rosettes, a bargain at $510 ...
| Jun 15, 2008
PHILLIP LIM is coming home -- in style. Since launching his collection in New York three years ago, the Orange County native has become a bona fide fashion star. His chic, ladylike designs have a loyal following in the fashion world and Hollywood, and...
| Jan 3, 2007
acmeinstantfood.blogspot.com Since April, this blogger has been posting recipes strung together with humorous diatribes. Some of the recipes are hilarious too — for example, the Aaron Spelling gingerbread house.