| Feb 19, 2013
| 9:35 AM
Readers may remember Sonny from a column last April. We'd like to remind you that he still awaits his chance for the right home. This nine-year-old Akita mix has a handsome golden-brown fur coat.
He is easy to walk on leash, house-trained and well-...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 1:02 PM
As a member of the board of directors for the Huntington Beach Council on Aging, I carefully read the letter to the editor from Shelly Stone ("Park is no place for the elderly," Mailbag, March 21) and was pleased that she expressed her worries about...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 9:18 PM
Eating healthfully has never been easier.
The team at Fit Foods 4 Life has taken all the work out of planning and preparing healthy meals, including a free consultation with their nutritionist to help you design a custom dining plan for weight loss or...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 3:33 PM
A new gym opened in Huntington Beach this week, but it's a place where leashes and chewable treats are preferred over iPods and water bottles as workout companions.
It's called Zoom Room, and it's a YMCA of sorts for dogs.
The company, founded by...
| 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,...