| Jun 18, 2014
| 2:31 PM
The tall, bushy-haired man who lingered with his ukulele in the doorway might have been mistaken for a stranger who had simply arrived too late for one of the room's few seats, even as he strummed his instrument unassumingly with the class.
| Jun 20, 2012
| 1:58 PM
A few years ago, two of my Canadian cousins were visiting California and stopped back at the house enthused.
The cause of their excitement? They had been driving around in their rental car when the Beach Boys' "I Get Around" came on the radio. After...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 1:45 PM
This Sunday, members of the faith community will gather in Huntington Beach for their annual tribute to God and the ocean.
And although it may not figure prominently in the day's program, a birthday celebration will be on hand as well.
In July 1963,...
| Aug 10, 2010
| 4:27 PM
"The sea is foamin' like a bottle of beer.
The wave is comin' but I ain't got no fear.
I'm waxin' down so that I'll go real fast
I'm waxin' down because it's really a blast."
So sang one of the most unlikely headliners ever to rock the U.S. Open...
| Apr 26, 2011
| 4:38 PM
This weekend, Huntington Beach will get a serenade from the man who gave it its name.
Well, its second name, anyway.
Henry Huntington, the railroad magnate whose firm developed the city in 1909, may not have been renowned for his singing voice. But...