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  • Events support ending violence toward women

    The international group One Billion Rising is inviting the public to participate in its Valentine's Day event to "walk out, dance, rise up and demand" an end to violence against women. The group is holding two events in Fountain Valley. Thursday is...
  • Massage parlors target of proposed crackdown

    The city of Huntington Beach has taken its first step into placing stricter regulations on massage parlors Monday night. Passing in a 6-0 vote, with Councilman Jim Katapodis absent, the ordinance laid out provisions to crack down on illicit massage...
  • 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....
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Retail Therapy: Celebrating OC in style

    Anniversary bargain: All Wahoo's Fish Taco locations will offer the Citrus Slaw Taco for just 25 cents Wednesday, as part of the company's year-long 25th anniversary celebration. The new taco is filled with your choice of carnitas, fish, chicken breast or...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Resident gets crafty with home brewing

    Resident gets crafty with home brewing
    An officer in a Huntington Beach police cruiser coasted by Jon Welfringer's garage on the west end of town several times on a recent afternoon, perhaps curious about what the resident was doing. Three large silver kettles near his driveway glinted in...
  • 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...