| Oct 8, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Pamper party: Oct. 14 marks the return of Spa Week, during which many area spas will offer special $50 treatment deals through the http://www.spaweek.com website. Example participants include Fresh Espace at South Coast Plaza, which is offering three 60-...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 11:25 AM
The Huntington Beach Council on Aging raised more than $40,000 during the 21st annual On Course golf tournament.
First Bank and Capital Source Bank were title sponsors for the event, held in Huntington Beach. A silent auction and raffle...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 11:49 AM
Strike a pose: Yoga and activewear apparel designer Solow will hold an event hosted by yogi Angela Leigh of Equinox gym from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Irvine Spectrum Center's Nordstrom store. Attendees will enjoy cold-pressed juices and other...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 4:48 PM
Until last year, Julie Real avoided being seen.
She dreaded requests by her husband, an effervescent and social person, to visit the beach, park or bars.
Photographs were largely a no-no.
The only times she faced a camera was at the births of her...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 11:09 AM
Huntington Beach resident Margo Ferris has been named chairwoman for the annual OC Baron's Ball benefiting the American Cancer Society, which is celebrating its 100th anniversary.
Several Huntington Beach residents have been named event...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 4:14 PM
Pete Bradshaw and Kiele Iverson were making a respectable amount of money as an auditor and marketing analyst, respectively. But their jobs didn't give them a hop in their step.
Looking to do something more adventurous, the two friends decided to...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 8:53 PM
Huntington Dog Beach will host the canine equivalent of the U.S. Open this weekend, as owners bring their pets for an annual surfing competition.
The Surf City Surf Dog contest, now in its fifth year, will start with opening ceremonies and a fashion show...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 1:21 PM
Grant Sevdayan founded the Huntington Beach Symphony to fill a vacuum in the local musical landscape.
Although the city offered a vibrant rock scene, Sevdayan also knew of formally trained classical musicians who were forced to stay home or drive 15...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 4:42 PM
I have been a citizen of Orange County for 37 years and have frequently enjoyed the beach and the fire rings.
Never have I heard of a problem until this year. It appears that the rich of Newport Beach have convinced themselves that they are being...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 3:54 PM
Body by veganism
She's been determined to be one of the sexiest vegans and she just might be your neighbor.
Marchesa Schroeder, 22, is a Huntington Beach resident and Orange Coast College student and she is one of 10 finalists to advance to...
| May 8, 2013
| 1:15 PM
Need last-minute Mother's Day gifts?
Island Cowgirl in Huntington Beach just celebrated five years and has plenty of options for mum, according to designer and owner Heather Kraty.
The shop originally began as a flagship store for Kraty's own line...
| 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,...