| Nov 24, 2011
| 10:02 PM
Looking for a quick way to get into the Christmas spirit? Three theater groups in Costa Mesa will be mounting holiday-flavored shows this weekend and next.
The main event, of course, is South Coast Repertory's 32nd annual production of "A Christmas...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 6:47 PM
Dancing With The Teachers
The Newport Harbor High School Dance Team hosts the Dancing with the Teachers event at 7 p.m. Students have choreographed dances with teachers. Attendees will vote on their favorites and will have the chance to...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 7:29 PM
Soiree Tickets on Sale
Tickets are available for the upcoming third annual Holiday Soiree & Benefit being hosted by Newport-Mesa Unified school board Trustee Katrina Foley, in partnership with Mesa Restaurant, the Costa Mesa police and fire...
| Dec 3, 2011
| 7:59 PM
Scan-a-Thon at Great Park
Orange County Great Park artist-in-residence Deborah Aschheim invites people to bring personal and family photos from the 1960s and '70s so she can scan them for a project she's working on. The Scan-a-Thon is from 10...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 10:49 PM
Holiday Soiree and Benefit
School board member Katrina Foley hosts her third annual Holiday Soiree and Benefit from 7 to 9 p.m. at Mesa Restaurant in the Camp, 725 Baker St., Costa Mesa. This year's event benefits Second Harvest Food Bank and...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 9:22 PM
Renowned Chef to Visit JCC
Chef Judy Zeidler, author of several Jewish and kosher cookbooks, will give a tour of the tastes of Northern Italian cuisine at the Merage Jewish Community Center of Orange County, 1 Federation Way, Irvine. The...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 9:00 PM
The Newport Beach Public Library is offering residents two festive shows to help celebrate the holidays.
The library is hosting a holiday puppet show at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Newport Beach Central Library, 1000 Avocado Ave., and at 2:30 p.m. at the...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 9:28 PM
It's Snowing in Orange County
Torelli Realty hosts its annual holiday "Snow Land" event, featuring 40 tons of real snow, from 9 a.m. to noon at Balearic Park, 1975 Balearic Drive, Costa Mesa.
Nutcracker for Kids
The Pacific Symphony and...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 12:22 PM
The first time we met Charles Meade, the character played by Gale Harold in The CW's Thursday hit "The Secret Circle," he was watching impassively as a young mother was killed in a house fire he set by magic.
Since then, though, the character has had his...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 11:51 AM
A young man who allegedly was trying to break in to a boat at a home in south Everett died after getting into a physical altercation with the 67-year-old owner Tuesday.
The boat was parked in a driveway when the homeowner spotted a man trying to break...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 11:34 AM
New music lovers: If you’re free Thursday afternoon, head up to the 11th floor of Hartford’s G. Fox Building, where composer Arthur Hernandez will premiere his Four Passages Approaching Eternity for string orchestra, piano, celesta, and...
| Sep 4, 2011
On the third floor of a big, gray building at Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street, silver-haired docent Julie Chelminski recently stepped up to the middle of a hushed room and faced 15 spellbound tourists.
"On the walls of this room there were 9,000 drawers,"...