| Dec 28, 2011
| 1:49 PM
The Segerstrom Center for the Arts on Jan. 13 will kick off its first-ever Off Center Festival, an eclectic nine-day program showcasing cutting-edge theater, music and dance, hip-hop, mash poetry and performance art.
Aimed at drawing audiences that...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 3:47 PM
A dedication ceremony is scheduled Friday for the new Coast High School and Huntington Beach Adult School building.
The building at 17231 Gothard St. is the new home of the two schools, which share the same space and administration, said Principal...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 3:38 PM
A recent headline on Reuters read: "Subculture of Americans prepares for civilization's collapse." The subsequent story documented a subculture of Americans who refer to themselves as "preppers." As the story stated, "Some are driven by a fear of imminent...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 3:37 PM
The U.S. Postal Service announced Friday that it is considering shutting down the historic post office in downtown Huntington Beach.
Spokesman Richard Maher said the government has launched a study to determine whether it would be feasible to close the...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 4:11 PM
Two weeks ago, during 5 p.m. Sunday mass at St. Bonaventure, a friend of our family, 16-year old Servite high-schooler Ryan Delcoure, was on the altar.
He was receiving a special blessing because the next day, he was going to Children's Hospital Los...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 4:07 PM
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
The Kumon Math & Reading Center, an after-school math and reading enrichment program, opens with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house at 9011 Adams Ave., Huntington Beach. The event is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 4:08 PM
Bellacures, a high-end Beverly Hills and West Side L.A. nail salon, has expanded to Orange County.
Founder Samira Asemanfar has already garnered a following of fans for bringing her nail salon concept of supreme attention to cleanliness and spa-like...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 2:07 PM
COSTA MESA — Bonnie Hall was there when the cultural ground in Orange County shifted to the rousing sounds of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony.
On opening night, Sept. 29, 1986, the soprano and other members of the Pacific Chorale sang the vocal climax...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 5:12 PM
Sitting at a local coffeehouse with Caden Michael Gray, it would be easy to think you're conversing with a seasoned showbiz veteran as opposed to an on-the-rise actor.
Then again, both impressions may be accurate.
After all, the recent Huntington...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 4:42 PM
As much as I adore The Beatles, the idea of going to a Paul McCartney tribute concert, even one with a symphony, didn't exactly fill me with excitement.
After all, the gems of the John Lennon/McCartney catalog have been covered countless times and...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 1:04 PM
He's traveled far and wide to the some of the most desired surf spots in the world, but no matter the exotic destination, Main Street, Huntington Beach, will always remain a magical place for Andy Verdone.
It's where the Huntington Beach High surf...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 11:27 AM
This week, Times Community News lost a longtime member of its family. It was a member whom, to my knowledge, I never met in person. Such is the nature of email.
Barbara Fischer, who for years contributed the Pet of the Week feature, died Wednesday...