| Sep 22, 2010
| 12:07 PM
David Beatty may someday win an Oscar, headline the Sundance Film Festival or oversee his own TV show, but nothing may ever top the night he first had a movie screened in Huntington Beach.
The Surf City resident's feature-length debut, "Surviving New...
| Feb 16, 2011
| 2:39 PM
Ahhh! Sit down and relax with a great cup of tea. Then ponder the power of it. Besides the simple pleasures of a cuppa, this ancient beverage has had medicinal, religious and political implications throughout almost 5,000 years of history. Legend has it...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 4:08 PM
The Festival Ballet Theatre will bring a timeless love story to life during its spring production of"Sleeping Beauty,"which is set to grace the Irvine Barclay Theatre on March 24 and 25.
In true corps de ballet fashion, guest American Ballet Theatre...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 7:46 PM
There was talk before the start of the U.S. Open of Surfing that 2011 could be the year of the Young Guns.
Just days before Sunday's Men's final, former World Tour veteran and first-year contest director Pat O'Connell, felt the same way. But O'Connell...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 1:29 PM
Don't miss the Huntington Beach Symphony Orchestra's fundraiser concert at the Huntington Beach Central Library Theater, at 2:30 p.m. on Nov. 13.
The performance features Johann Strauss' "Blue Danube" waltz and is geared for the entire family with a...
| May 11, 2011
| 4:11 PM
The fabulous wine country of Paso Robles rolls into Orange County on Thursday at a not-to-be-missed wine event at Charlie Palmer at South Coast Plaza.
The second annual Stars of Paso Robles wine tasting means nearly 30 of Paso's premier winemakers are...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 1:45 PM
Zubies Dry Dock in Huntington Beach will celebrate its 20th anniversary Jan. 7 by rolling prices back to 1992.
Celebrate and enjoy food and drink specials all day. Zubies is a great casual dining spot for seafood, steaks, ribs, chicken, pizza and oysters...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 4:18 PM
The Donut Derelicts' trophy will pass to the hands of another classic car owner this weekend at the 26th annual HB Concours.
And when it does, it will carry the memory of a man who helped make Surf City a haven for vintage models.
For the last four...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 4:21 PM
Vic and I had an out-of-town guest last week, Harold Drabkin from Bangor, Maine. We were friends with Harold back in our graduate school days at Wesleyan University, nearly 40 years ago. We've seen Harold only a couple of times since then. It's amazing to...
| 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...