| Aug 1, 2014
| 6:53 PM
The red carpet was rolled out on the corner of Main Street and Pacific Coast Highway in Huntington Beach as two legends of the surfing world became immortalized in concrete.
The Surfers' Hall of Fame added two more inductees Friday — surf...
| 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...
| Oct 27, 2010
| 4:16 PM
Happy Hour Week in Orange County continues through Saturday. Restaurants, bars, pubs and breweries throughout Orange County are mixing and pouring their best drinks and offering tasty appetizers. Some restaurants are following themes, including a "haunted...
| Nov 17, 2010
| 2:32 PM
He wasn't a resident of Huntington Beach.
But standing at Main Street and Pacific Coast Highway, where tributes to Hawaiian surfer Andy Irons dominated both sides of the intersection Monday, you wouldn't know it.
As far as Surf City is concerned,...
| May 27, 2010
Growing up on the beaches of Laguna Beach, I have always thought of the surfing community as one large family — not always happy, but more importantly, one that will come together when needed and necessary. Just like it did once again for Joe Epps'...
| Jun 16, 2010
| 2:37 PM
Tanna Frederick will not be acting when she mounts her surfboard by the Huntington Beach Pier this weekend.
But she wouldn't mind taking home an award.
Frederick, the founder and co-organizer of Project Save Our Surf: SURF 24, will be among the actors...
| Jul 29, 2010
The glow of the spotlight bathed two local favorites in a warm embrace a year ago.
Whose turn will it be to shine center stage this time?
The answer begins to reveal itself Saturday, the day the U.S. Open of Surfing gets underway at the Huntington...
| Aug 6, 2010
| 8:15 AM
7 a.m.: Venue opens
8 a.m.-7 p.m.: Festival Village open
8-11:27 a.m.: Men's Surf (round 4, heats 1-8)
8 a.m.-Noon: Open Skate (Public Park)
8 a.m.-7 p.m.: Nike, Inc. Retail Store open
10-11:30 a.m.: Surfers' Hall of Fame ceremony...
| Aug 5, 2010
| 6:35 PM
The U.S. Open of Surfing is heading into its final weekend at the Huntington Beach Pier.
In the thick of it all is Ian "Kanga" Cairns, who many will tell you, was a key figure in bringing the famed contest to where it stands today.
At 10 a.m. today,...
| Aug 4, 2010
| 5:03 PM
Things were quite different when Randy Lewis surfed for the first time 49 years ago.
There was no video, no Internet, no media hoopla surrounding surfing, the way the sport is covered from all angles today, he said. Lewis is far from complaining. In...