| Dec 18, 2010
| 3:23 PM
Christmas decorations are up around our nation. Malls are filled with lines of children taking pictures with Santa as Christmas carols reverberate in the air. Lighted Christmas trees glisten within many homes and schoolchildren are coloring Rudolph's...
| Dec 22, 2010
Familiar Christmas songs and tunes about unrequited love were on the program in a holiday performance offered by the Glendale Renaissance Orchestra earlier this month at the Alex Theatre.
The sponsors of the concert, the New West Symphony and Glendale...
| Dec 23, 2010
| 6:02 PM
El Morro students warm up holidays
El Morro Elementary School's second annual One Warm Coat Drive recently collected more than 700 coats for the Laguna Relief and Resource Center.
The monthlong coat drive was part of the school's "Character Counts"...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 2:05 PM
If real-life holiday drama has you down — or you simply want to take a break from the fun-but-hectic festivities and relax — we’ve got a list that you can check twice, filled with shows both naughty and nice. Traditional to irreverent,...
| 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
| 7:43 AM
Let's just quote my colleague Mary Schmich: "Because no friendly singalong would feel right without an edge, every year we offer a contest. This allows audience members to do the only thing that's more fun in life than singing, i.e. competing."
| Nov 30, 2011
| 8:23 AM
Are you looking for holiday events in the area?
Here is a list of what's happening for the holidays in many of our hometowns.
The lists are by day, with recurring events at the bottom.
To submit your event, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org ...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 7:42 AM
Happy Monday! There are only a few things that can make the beginning of the week great--and one of them is getting something for free. And what's better than grabbing some Christmas tunes from Amazon?!! Each day, they post a new song that you can...
| Dec 8, 2011
It's that time of year, lights are hung, trees are strung and Christmas carols fill in the air. Everyone seems to be in the holiday spirit. But one Michigan elementary school is not "decking the halls" the usual way; at least not when it comes to...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 6:38 AM
Virginia Beach guitarist and singer Skip Friel is the musical guest at Peninsula Fine Arts Center's "Art After 5" event tonight, Thursday, Dec. 15.
The free party runs 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Friel has been a steadfast player on the local music scene since...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 2:01 PM
Santa, that man who wears a red suit and carries a bag chock-full of toys, is getting ready for his yearly mad dash around the world in just two days. My grandchildren are very excited. They wrote their letters to him weeks ago and are hoping that they...