| May 21, 2014
MacKenzie Cerda sat in her economics class at Edison High late-morning Tuesday when the unexpected announcement came her way.
A "surprise," she called it, that came on what she thought had been an ordinary start to the day.
The senior learned that she...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 2:32 PM
Fourteen years ago, a group of movie lovers banded together to organize the first Newport Beach Film Festival. For the opening-night attraction at Fashion Island, they chose "Sunset Blvd.," the 1950 Billy Wilder drama whose most famous moment features a...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 8:35 AM
Edison High continued its lead atop the Sunset League girls' soccer standings Tuesday by getting past visiting Newport Harbor, 3-2.
Aubrey Grandon, MacKenzie Cerda and Tatiana Moreno all scored, with Grandon and Moreno scoring off rebounds of shots by...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 3:53 PM
Huntington Beach High boys' water polo head coach Brian Anderson has been named to the coaching staff for USA Water Polo's USA Men's National Pipeline teams. The staff, which will work with the USA Junior, Youth and Cadet level teams, was announced Dec....
| Dec 24, 2013
| 2:31 PM
Larry Gallup, 89, died Dec. 1, 2013 at Huntington Terrace Senior Living, Huntington Beach, California. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013 at Community United Methodist Church, 6652 Heil Avenue, Huntington Beach.
| Aug 27, 2013
| 3:31 PM
Joanna Richardson-Jones has been selected to lead the Alzheimer's Family Services Center in Huntington Beach as executive director.
Richardson-Jones has held executive leadership roles with Adventist Health, Diversified Clinical Services and CRC...
| May 21, 2013
| 11:21 AM
The nonprofit Alzheimer's Family Services Center raised $190,000 during its 13th annual "A Gathering of Friends" gala on May 11 at The Waterfront Beach Resort in Huntington Beach.
The money was raised through ticket sales, live and silent auctions,...
| May 8, 2013
| 9:24 AM
A big congratulations has to go out to Betty Nguyen for the unbelievable scholarship she earned. Nguyen is the first Marina High School student to win the Gates Millennium Scholarship, according to a news release.
The award is given to 1,000 students...
| May 6, 2013
| 1:38 PM
Of all the stage musicals based on hit movies over the years ("Applause," "Promises, Promises," etc.), few have hit the ground running with the wit, verve and sheer entertainment value of "Legally Blonde," now in its second and final weekend at Golden...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 10:55 AM
Next week, we're fortunate to have not one but two special author appearances at Barnes & Noble at Bella Terra.
At 7 p.m. Sept. 18, Martin J. Smith, editor-in-chief of Orange Coast magazine, will discuss and sign his new book, "The Wild Duck Chase:...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 6:04 PM
It could be called the first summer pool party at the home of Mike and Julie Owens, but Monday's big splash wasn't planned.
It was spontaneous. Most certainly, it was joyous.
It happened shortly after their son, Edison pitching sensation Henry Owens,...
| Oct 18, 2010
| 5:15 PM
"The day Anthony Edwards came out to greet these Japanese women I was showing around and they acted like they were seeing the Beatles, that was a fun day."
Stephen Schochet, a 1980 Ocean View High School graduate, loves to tell stories about Hollywood....