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  • Between a rock and a soft place

    Between a rock and a soft place
    A notice taped to 10 stations at 18|8 men's salon reads: "It is now legal to get stoned at 18|8." In smaller print, it continues, "Ask your stylist, what's the deal!" When taken up on the invitation, co-founders Ron Love and Scott Griffiths...
  • From the Boathouse: Welcome huge yachts — they're good for harbor

    From the Boathouse: Welcome huge yachts — they're good for harbor
    Ahoy! I would like to welcome the super-yacht, Invictus, to Newport Harbor. How nice it is to see the yacht moored in the turning basin located off the west tip of Lido Isle. It was here over the weekend and will return at different times during the...
  • Sign up to attend 9/11 memorial gala

     Sign up to attend 9/11 memorial gala
    The 9/11 Memorial Committee is hosting a gala to raise money for a monument at Huntington Beach Civic Center. There will be guests from New York who will share stories from 9/11. Amy Scruggs will perform custom 9/11 songs, and drums and bagpipes will...
  • Plenty of stress goes into helping people relax

    Plenty of stress goes into helping people relax
    Starting a business from the ground up is difficult task for anyone. An even more challenging task is starting that business during a struggling economy. But for Anne Mason-Arnold, she made it look easy as her business, CloudMover Day Spa, received...
  • Briefs: Dwyer wins titles

    The Dwyer Middle School eighth-grade girls' basketball team turned in two perfect runs to end its 2012 season as a double winner. The Jr. Oilers went 6-0 and won the California Athletic League regular-season title, then won two playoff games to take the...
  • Keeping watch over kids in the system

    Keeping watch over kids in the system
    Richard Robitaille feels gratified when the twins race to him, waving greetings. They're not his children; they're not even related. They are 5-year-old boys who he has nurtured for more than a year with his wife Patricia. Although this responsibility...
  • Council hopes to discuss fire ring ban with AQMD

    Officials at the South Coast Air Quality Management District will postpone its hearing regarding the removal of beach fire rings in Orange and Los Angeles counties after the city of Huntington Beach received a letter from the California Coastal...
  • Her strength keeps family going

    Her strength keeps family going
    It seemed like a regular day. Kaitlyn Dobrow, 18, woke up in time for her eight-hour shift as a receptionist at the Days Inn & Suites of Huntington Beach. She worked from 3 to 11 p.m. until her best friend, Kristen Kidd, gave her a ride to the gym,...
  • City leaders move ahead with massage ordinance

    The Huntington Beach City Council on Monday approved changes to a proposed massage parlor ordinance that would crack down on illicit businesses but maintain state-established regulations. Passing on a 6-0 vote, with Councilman Joe Carchio absent, the...
  • Briefs: Baseball clinic is Friday

    A baseball infield clinic for youth ages 10 to 16 will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at Huntington Beach High. Clinic instructor Benji Medure, head coach at Huntington Beach, will cover fundamentals for infield play. The cost per person is $25....
  • In the Pipeline: Fighting for the love of his life

    In the Pipeline: Fighting for the love of his life
    It's hard to believe that this Friday marks one year. Do you remember where you were when you heard? I was driving back from Los Angeles, on my way to a vigil outside the home of beloved Ocean View High School coach Jim Harris, who would soon die from...
  • The Crowd: Unmasking domestic violence

    The Crowd: Unmasking domestic violence
    During the past decade it seems like the public is constantly reminded by the media of the serious nature of domestic violence in our society. Strange that this cancer was virtually invisible in the media in decades past. Did it not exist? Have we...