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  • Retail Therapy: Building up to Black Friday

    Discover reading: The Barnes & Noble bookseller at Bella Terra, 7881 Edinger Ave., No. 110, Huntington Beach, is hosting a Discovery Friday event Nov. 22 featuring a full day of activities for the entire family, along with giveaways and book signings. At 5 p.m., Huntington Beach Independent columnist and author Chris Epting will host a meet-and-greet and signing. Illustrator Kazu Kibuishi will commemorate the 15th anniversary of "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" with a presentation and signing at 7 p.m. Participants can also enjoy a "Duck Dynasty" beard-on-a-stick photo station and a quotation competition. Storytime events and activities for kids and teens are also planned. For full details, including wristband information for the Kibuishi event, call (714) 897-8781.
  • Crown Ace Hardware will send letters to Santa

    Orange County children will get a chance to send Santa Claus their Christmas wish list via letter this season. Crown Ace Hardware is offering a North Pole Express mailbox at its location, where letters to Jolly Old Saint Nick can be dropped off. The...

    In the Pipeline: Norma Gibbs has been a jewel for H.B.

    In the Pipeline: Norma Gibbs has been a jewel for H.B.
    Norma Gibbs' soft laughter blends peacefully with the wind chimes outside her airy and cozy Huntington Harbour home, which is all decorated for Christmas, complete with fresh-baked cookies and tea on the table. She is recounting a moment from 1970, just...

    Retail Therapy: A seasonal need for sweaters

    Warm wishes: Calypso St. Barth South Coast Plaza will collect gently used men's, women's and children's sweaters this weekend to donate to Covenant House and will give customers a 20% discount on sweaters in exchange. The promotion will be valid from 10...

    Junior lifeguards train on the Kiwi shore

    When the name New Zealand is muttered into the air, thoughts of vast mountain ranges, open valleys, and "The Lord of the Rings" trilogy pop into peoples' heads. Though they weren't on a quest to Mordor, a group of 28 Huntington Beach junior lifeguards...