| Jun 4, 2014
| 9:27 AM
Gone are the days when Huntington Beach residents could walk past the metal arches that once connected the four corners of Main Street and Pacific Coast Highway or sit in a Red Car trolley waiting as a cow strolled across the tracks.
But those moments...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 12:11 PM
The Tabby Theater at the Huntington Beach Public Library echoed with children's laughter as they watched a slide show about their toys' adventures the night before.
Thirty-seven toys participated in the third annual Great Stuffed Animal Sleepover,...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 4:25 PM
Every great community needs a great library. More than any other institution, the public library connects us with our past, enriches our present and prepares us for a better tomorrow.
Our Costa Mesa libraries serve people of all ages, interests and...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 12:50 PM
Better than Pinterest: Interior decorator Thomas Lavin and the Blake House showroom at the Laguna Design Center have merged to become Thomas Lavin at Blake House. The new combined space, open to the public, was launched with a party hosted by Elle Décor...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 3:12 PM
Think of it as "The little library that could." That is, thanks to the help of some very dedicated people. If you haven't heard, the National Park Service recently listed the Huntington Beach Public Library on Triangle Park on the National Register of...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 11:23 AM
Scholarship smorgasbord: Local chefs and restaurants have joined with Golden West College for this year's Chefs for Scholarships event from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday in the college's student center. All attendees receive unlimited tastes from nearly 30 vendors...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 4:21 PM
A wrongful-termination claim filed by a former Huntington Beach city employee who is deaf could go to a jury trial early next year.
The former library clerk contends that the city failed to provide her with a qualified sign-language interpreter before...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 9:52 AM
Ron Inchausti knows art when he sees it.
In this case, the art was an authentic BMW 3.0 CSL and Inchausti, the BMW judge at the Huntington Beach Concours d' Elegance, was inspecting every inch from used parts and their installation to the type of...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 3:51 PM
The Huntington Beach Central Library's stage has had its hands full this year: serving theater, serving God and serving efficiency.
Since last summer, Mariners Church has hosted its Sunday services in the library theater at 7111 Talbert Ave., having...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 4:18 PM
Norma Gibbs' soft laughter blends peacefully with the wind chimes outside her airy and cozy Huntington Harbour home, which is all decorated for Christmas, complete with fresh-baked cookies and tea on the table.
She is recounting a moment from 1970, just...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 11:58 AM
The Friends of the Children's Library Author's Festival will return for its 26th year Jan. 28 with nearly two dozen authors slated to make presentations at local schools.
The 23 participating authors will be spread among 14 public and private schools...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 8:43 AM
Dining with a difference: Gourmet waffle restaurant Bruxie will celebrate its third anniversary with a charity fundraiser Friday; 10% of proceeds will benefit the Independence Fund, which provides all-terrain wheelchairs to injured veterans. Area...