| Dec 1, 2014
| 3:04 PM
Velda King died peacefully at age 87 at the Solheim Lutheran Home in Eagle Rock, CA. She was born in Riceville, Iowa along with her twin sister Louida Rank who lives in Lincoln City, OR. She outlived her sister Bernita Howekamp, and older twins Paul...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 11:09 AM
The Alzheimer's Assn. of Orange County will present its Huntington Beach Walk to End Alzheimer's on Saturday near the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort and Spa, 21500 Pacific Coast Hwy.
Participants can choose a two- or four-mile route. Registration...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 12:37 PM
Nearly 1,500 walkers put their best foot forward Saturday as the Alzheimer's Assn. of Orange County presented its Huntington Beach Walk to End Alzheimer's.
Participants could choose a two- or four-mile route, starting near the Hyatt Regency Huntington...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 2:22 PM
Felicia Coen has been married to her husband, Alvin, for 53 years. Yet every day that passes, she feels like she's losing the love of her life.
Alvin Coen, a three-time mayor of Huntington Beach and a local lawyer, was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 2:42 PM
Midway through the shoot of "The Toy Soldiers," Erik Peter Carlson set off on a quest for a location that would match the vision he'd crafted lovingly on his storyboard.
In layman's terms, that meant finding the right bathroom.
The director needed the...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 5:42 PM
Downtown residents group makes election endorsements
The Huntington Beach Downtown Residents Assn. says it is endorsing Planning Commissioner Mark Bixby and incumbents Joe Shaw and Connie Boardman in the Nov. 4 City Council election.
The group also...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 3:56 PM
About 20 classic cars and trucks lined the St. Wilfrid of York Episcopal Church parking lot in Huntington Beach on Saturday for the sixth annual Driving Toward a Cure fundraiser benefiting Alzheimer's disease research.
The thunderous noise of V8 engines...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 3:23 PM
Alzheimer's center honors distinguished friends
Alzheimer's Family Services Center will celebrate William R. Shankle and Junko Hara as the center's 2014 Distinguished Friend honorees during its 14th Gathering of Friends gala in May.
The married couple...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 2:49 PM
"She's a one-of-a-kind," Kate Hoffman, executive director at the Huntington Beach Art Center, tells me. "We had over 1,300 people here the other night, 543 pieces from 259 artists. And we have nobody else like her."
Hoffman is talking about Jane Yater....
| May 20, 2014
| 10:08 AM
I recently received my Mayo Clinic Health Letter and one of the main topics was dietary supplements.
All that I have read lately seems to suggest that these supplements are fairly useless and cannot substitute for a well-balanced, healthy diet. Whole...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 2:39 PM
Bargain babes: Save up to 90% on new and gently used infant, toddler and children's clothing, gear, toys and more at the So Cal 4 Kids Consignment Sale from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Sun and...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 1:28 PM
'The Importance of Being Earnest'
Golden West College theater arts department presents Oscar Wilde's "The Importance of Being Earnest" at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays in the Golden West College Mainstage Theater....