| May 23, 2012
| 12:47 PM
Father Christian Mondor has been named community grand marshal for this year's Huntington Beach Fourth of July Parade, which means he won't be riding on his usual float with other religious leaders.
But he can still have the horse-drawn trolley —...
| May 31, 2012
| 5:04 PM
From politics to religion to business to holiday festivities, it sometimes felt as though Noble Waite touched every aspect of life in Huntington Beach.
And some days, it felt as though every side of life congregated at his drugstore — the hub of...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 12:20 PM
David and Zev Brooks discovered some recent truth in a line from the 1989 big-screen baseball classic "Field of Dreams": "If you build it, he will come."
This past Tuesday, the American film distribution company Magnolia Home Entertainment released the...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 10:27 AM
I had the great pleasure of being a good friend of Noble Waite during the 35 years I lived in Huntington Beach ("Noble Waite dies at age 87," June 14). Many times, I sought his advice on issues involving the city. I served as a city councilman from 1968...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 1:58 PM
Longtime fans of Wahoo's Fish Taco can celebrate its newest Huntington Beach eatery (and second Wahoo's in Orange County with a full bar) complete with a Vizio Beach Bar, from 5 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday.
The grown-up version of Wahoo's serves all of its...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 3:57 PM
When Warner Avenue Baptist Church held its first service after June 5, it had an exceptional amount to be thankful for.
That Tuesday, a pickup truck had barreled through the intersection at Warner and Gothard Street, flying into the 106-year-old church...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 12:58 PM
With all the surf culture icons gathered by the Huntington Beach Pier on Sunday morning, it may take the creator of the universe to steal the show.
Of course, that's the intention.
At the fifth annual Blessing of the Waves, an interfaith service...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 1:38 PM
When he was 3, Addison Love was voted the "Beatles Fan of the New Millennium" at Beatlefest by playing a toy guitar and singing "A Hard Day's Night" with his father.
Now 16, Addison is getting a chance to take his fandom to the next level — playing...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 4:06 PM
Rick Taylor, Long Beach Executive,
Darrach G. (Rick) Taylor, long time Human Resource & Labor Relations executive died on February 8th of 2012. Rick was recognized for his expertise, imagination, and skill in labor relations and contract negotiations,...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 3:59 PM
Houston, we have a problem. Or at least, we had a problem. That was until a little mystery involving outer space, the Apollo program and telephone poles was solved earlier this week.
A couple of months ago, my friend, Huntington Beach Marine Safety Chief...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 1:42 PM
When the Orange County Women's Chorus commissioned Kirke Mechem to compose a piece to celebrate their 15th anniversary, he gave them "We Can Sing That" — a song about how the choir can perform any kind of music effortlessly.
If Mechem had titled...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 5:04 PM
The Saint Bonaventure Catholic School boys' flag football team from Huntington Beach capped off an undefeated season by beating St. Hedwig, 36–28, bringing its record to a memorable 16-0.
The team, composed of 15 sixth-graders, went 9-0 in...