| Jan 5, 2011
| 4:09 PM
Huntington Beach police determined Wednesday that a purse long believed to be evidence in an unsolved 1968 murder is unrelated.
The Police Department on Tuesday posted seven photographs found inside the purse that was abandoned about a quarter of a...
| Jan 12, 2011
| 4:23 PM
Huntington Beach police are using Facebook to find a suspected vehicle burglar targeting surfers.
The Huntington Beach Police Department has posted five photographs of a man suspected of using keys hidden on vehicles while surfers are in the water to...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 3:43 PM
We've discovered a hidden Newport Beach gem, Naomy & Adrian, a fashion haven for handmade knits and hand-selected apparel, beautiful scarves, handbags and jewelry that you'd normally find in New York or a French boutique.
Owner Naomy Kim, a longtime...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 2:41 PM
Elyssa Houchen smiled faintly as she faced the camera.
"I'm 17," she wrote in her response to the photographer's question. "My dad couldn't make enough money to keep my mother married to him. She left. I now live with my dad, older sister and 3 room...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 2:59 PM
If Sherié Franssen's dogs help raise money this weekend for the Huntington Beach Art Center, it won't be the first time they've benefited her artistic career.
Franssen, one of the 11 artists featured in the center's "Pet Project" exhibit, creates...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 2:32 PM
The Orange County Fair is almost upon us. The fair in Costa Mesa opens July 15 and closes Aug. 14.
I expect to enter some of my vegetables in the garden competition. Also, Vic and I will both be exhibiting photographs in the visual arts photography...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 4:48 PM
While Vic was out on the ocean this past weekend, searching for pelagic birds on a trip with Sea and Sage Audubon, I went to photography boot camp.
Ralph Velasco, a noted local travel photographer, teaches this great refresher course periodically at...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 10:25 AM
Last week, Vic and I wrote about my recent visit to Yellowstone National Park. The reason I was in that area was to attend a wildlife photography workshop in Grand Teton National Park. The workshop was sponsored by a photography group called the...
| May 30, 2012
| 2:08 PM
Come June 15, after the last bell at Huntington Beach High School signals the end of the academic year, Bill Morehouse will leave his darkroom inside classroom I-8 and step into retirement.
"I actually built this darkroom almost all by myself," said...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 9:47 AM
The Photographic Society of Orange County has an exhibit of photos at the Huntington Beach Central Library that features some fine works of art. (Some of my photos are hanging there as well.) There will be a reception at the library gallery from 6:30 to...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 2:42 PM
Vic must have decided that he didn't have enough to do what with teaching birding and biology, working with the Amigos, and serving as vice president of Sea and Sage Audubon. He has become a volunteer with the National Forest Service for Cleveland...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 12:54 PM
A man who posed as a professional photographer in an effort to lure teenage girls has been arrested on suspicion of intent to commit a sexual offense with a minor, police in Fullerton said.
Coopy Boyer, 42, of San Jose, told a pair of teenage girls he...