| Sep 15, 2014
| 2:15 PM
Just six weeks after the U.S. Open of Surfing wrapped up, Huntington Beach was at it again Saturday and Sunday with another big annual surf-related event, Surf City Days.
But in contrast with the U.S. Open, which welcomes the world's best professional...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 1:36 PM
A Huntington Beach man died after suffering a head injury while surfing off 20th Street last week, officials said.
He was identified as Wesly Goldenhar, 46, according to the Orange County coroner's office.
Surfers near lifeguard Tower 20 called 911 at...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 1:37 PM
Bill Stewart and Wade Koniakowsky used chance to determine which of them would paint the front side of their board for the Surfboards on Parade exhibit in Huntington Beach.
Still, by the time the public sees the board, any notion of "front" and "back"...
| May 27, 2014
| 1:27 PM
Skylar Blue streaked across the beach, a blur of black and white and colors in between. Her eyes, one blue and the other brown, homed in on her airborne prize — a tennis ball.
Tongue lolling out, the Australian shepherd bounded into the waves....
| Jun 4, 2014
| 9:27 AM
Gone are the days when Huntington Beach residents could walk past the metal arches that once connected the four corners of Main Street and Pacific Coast Highway or sit in a Red Car trolley waiting as a cow strolled across the tracks.
But those moments...
| May 7, 2014
| 11:55 AM
The Huntington Beach Art Center filled with an impressive crowd Thursday evening — and that wasn't even counting the topless mermaid, scowling Tiki or rampaging shark.
As the clock ticked toward unveiling time at the Main Street museum, black...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 7:40 PM
More than 100 people gathered at Huntington Beach Pier Plaza on Sunday to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the city's iconic pier, while the day before, on the south side of the structure, enthusiasts had celebrated 100 years of surfing in the city....
| Jul 2, 2014
| 3:58 PM
Alice Leggett has a white surfboard set to be painted at this week's Art Park in Huntington Beach, and she's sketched out two intricate designs on paper for the front and back.
The final product, though, may not bear much resemblance to Leggett's vision...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 2:52 PM
The twinkle in his eyes seems to reflect the color pink that he made so popular.
"My style on the board was influenced by Fred Astaire. And the color pink I adopted was influenced by David Bowie. I know that might sound a bit weird, but the whole...
| Aug 19, 2010
No significant crime was reported.
Bolsa Chica Street and Brightwater Drive: A person drunk in public was reported at 12:49 a.m. Saturday. The caller said a man was confused about where he lived, but ended up handing his driver's...
| Sep 1, 2010
| 5:41 PM
Tom Jones was paddling through a southeastern river this summer when he felt a sudden motion that nearly jerked him off his board. Instinctively, he hardened his stance and tightened his hands around the paddle, which, he quickly realized, a crocodile had...
| Sep 27, 2010
| 3:10 PM
When the Rev. Christian Mondor began surfing, he was more of a menace to the waves than a blessing of them.
The vicar emeritus at Sts. Simon & Jude Catholic Church in Huntington Beach first hit the waves in the late 1930s. At the time, he lacked a...