| 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-...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 11:44 AM
The Fountain Valley Community Foundation is hosting the annual Anytime Fitness 5K Fun Run on Feb. 9.
Funds from the run benefit nonprofit groups around Fountain Valley.
The event will include a new optional 1 mile run. Participants who register online...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 1:07 PM
Amigos de Bolsa Chica is asking you to participate in a yummy fundraiser at Red Table Restaurant.
All you have to do is eat at the venue between 11:30 a.m. and 9 p.m. Monday and you don't even need a flier.
Amigos de Bolsa Chica will get 10% of...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 11:46 AM
It was a shared passion for dancing that brought Gregg Nevitt and his wife, Cami together.
"We met square dancing," Nevitt said. "At that point, I'd also been clogging for eight years. And so while we were dating, she started taking classes."
| 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
| 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...
| 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...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 2:56 PM
Everyone has questions they hate to be asked. High on my list is, "Are you religious?" I dread it especially if I sense that a "no" answer will prompt a barrage of other questions, some of them rhetorical.
Usually, in those circumstances, I say something...
| 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...
| 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...