| Jan 16, 2014
| 2:21 PM
Significant layoffs hit the newsrooms Thursday at the Orange County Register and the Riverside Press-Enterprise, a troubling sign for the Aaron Kushner-owned publications.
Exact numbers have not been released at the Register, although the cuts there are...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 12:01 PM
A spotlight-loving Chinese business mogul said Tuesday that he wanted to expand his empire into media by purchasing the New York Times.
Chen Guangbiao, who made his fortune recycling material from torn-down buildings, said he plans to discuss the...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 3:35 PM
The long-anticipated and overdue sale of the Riverside Press-Enterprise to the owner of the Orange County Register has finally closed, according to the companies in the transaction.
In a statement late Thursday, publisher A.H. Belo Corp., which agreed...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 8:21 AM
Freedom Communications Holdings Inc., which owns the Orange County Register, has agreed to purchase the Riverside Press-Enterprise from its owner, A.H. Belo Corp., both companies said Thursday.
The acquisition is part of a series of aggressive moves...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 4:28 PM
John Markulis, an owner of Puritan Bakery in Carson, which has supplied breads and buns for more than 2,000 restaurants in California, including In-N-Out, Fatburger and Original Tommy's, died Sunday at 83 in a hospital in Torrance, the Orange County...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 6:47 PM
In an internal email that quickly went public, a top Newport-Mesa Unified School District official accused school and district administrators of mishandling the cheating scandal at Corona del Mar High.
Jane Garland, who is in charge of discipline for...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 1:31 PM
A 17-year-old girl found stabbed to death in an upscale Yorba Linda neighborhood Tuesday was a victim of human trafficking in Santa Ana about two weeks before she was killed, authorities said.
Officers identified Aubreyanna Sade Parks as a victim of...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 4:54 PM
How did we get here?
How did we get to the point when an announcement about where a high school student-athlete is going to college is newsworthy?
But, like it or not, we are here. Costa Mesa High senior Oronde Crenshaw could probably care less...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 8:31 AM
Harbor Mesa Lions recently held a clothing drive for Working Wardrobes, a nonprofit located in Costa Mesa that helps men and women in dire need of employment. This organization has a six-week training period to help develop skills in resume writing,...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 8:28 AM
Orange County sheriff's officials said they have no suspects and are "exploring all possibilities" in the slaying of a divorced couple in an upscale San Juan Capistrano home.
An 8-year-old boy who was also at the home was hospitalized with serious...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 8:58 PM
When the mother of a top Corona del Mar High School student answered her phone Dec. 17, she had no idea why school officials were calling to tell her that she needed to come and pick up her son.
For what? She didn't have a clue.
He was a senior honors...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 10:46 AM
Anaheim police said they arrested former Los Angeles news anchor Bree Walker on Wednesday night after she appeared drunk and refused to take a Breathalyzer test.
Walker, 61, was stopped at 12:35 a.m. near the intersection of Beach Boulevard and Ball...