| Sep 23, 2014
| 2:32 PM
Responding to howls from angry residents, the Seal Beach City Council voted unanimously Monday night to begin trapping and euthanizing coyotes.
The feral canines have been linked to several pet deaths in the small beach town on the Orange County/Los...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 3:37 PM
With the steady hum of morning traffic behind them, public officials from cities along Orange County's 405 Freeway corridor gathered in Costa Mesa on Thursday to decry a state proposal to add toll lanes to the busy thoroughfare.
Led by Assemblyman Allan...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 6:31 PM
The Orange County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday unanimously voted to buy a site in Santa Ana for a year-round emergency shelter — filling what homeless advocates have long called a gaping hole in services, but also drawing ire from neighbors of...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 8:01 PM
While state water regulators approved fines of up to $500 per day to encourage California residents to turn off the tap, several local Orange County water agencies don't have plans to dole out the punishment just yet.
However, that doesn't mean that...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 8:06 PM
When Kevin "Noodles" Wasserman takes the stage on the OC Fair's opening night Friday, he may play to some audience members for whom he played a vital role in childhood.
Not as lead guitarist of the Offspring. As Mr. Wasserman, the head custodian....
| Sep 3, 2014
| 2:20 PM
Our Southern California beach bonfire rings continue to be endangered by the board of directors of the South Coast Air Quality Management District.
Judging by statements made by South Coast AQMD Chairman William Burke, recent changes to Rule 444 were...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 12:23 PM
I never met Ella Christensen, known by many in Huntington Beach as the queen of the pier.
What else would you call someone who at one time owned three thriving businesses on the city's most iconic structure? The Tackle Box, Neptune's Locker and the...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 1:39 PM
A proposed piece of state legislation that would allow the use of digital signs on freeways to broadcast information about vehicles involved in deadly hit-and-run accidents got a big boost recently when the Los Angeles City Council gave the bill its...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 3:15 PM
Costa Mesa City Councilwoman Wendy Leece confirmed Saturday that she is weighing a run for Congress.
Leece, a Republican, is exploring a race for the 48th Congressional District seat held by longtime U.S. Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Costa Mesa).
| Jan 23, 2014
| 1:06 PM
Because of a shortage of candidates, the application deadline to serve on the Orange County Grand Jury has been extended to Wednesday.
"We have received far fewer applications than in the past 10 years for the 19 grand jurors, who are required by law to...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 10:09 PM
Police found a stash of counterfeit $100 bills in a Costa Mesa hotel room last month after a couple tried to pass fake currency at a Huntington Beach store, according to a federal indictment.
Marcus Redick and Lashana Gorrell allegedly bought hundreds...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 4:24 PM
Several Costa Mesa leaders have endorsed Newport Beach Councilman Keith Curry for Assembly.
Curry is running to replace 74th District Assemblyman Allan Mansoor (R-Costa Mesa) as he vies for an Orange County supervisorial seat.
Announced Tuesday were the...