| Sep 28, 2012
| 5:26 PM
Mission San Juan Capistrano hosted its annual Romance of the Mission fall gala Sept. 14. It starred actor and singer Davis Gaines, perhaps best known for his role in "The Phantom of the Opera," performing in the ruins of the mission's Great Stone Church....
| Aug 13, 2010
| 7:41 PM
The fifth annual Jewel of Orange County unfolded July 31 on the grounds of the Great Park.
Sponsored by the Great Park Conservancy, an independent foundation that supports the development of the massive project, this year's event began inside the...
| Oct 1, 2010
| 8:48 PM
Among the most fashionable folks attending Sept. 25's Discovery Science Center gala were a woman in a ball gown fashioned entirely of leaves, a petite gal in a little black cocktail dress made of a Hefty trash bag accented with a stole made of Swifter...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 9:53 PM
"Imagine what if and what will be?"
This was the question asked by organizers of the Discovery Science Center's annual fundraising dinner last week, which
welcomed some 400 community activists and raised more than $500,000 for science education in...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 9:24 PM
They called it "Field to Fork."
It was the annual Jewel Event celebrating the Orange County Great Park. Chaired by the park's foundation director, Teddie Ray, a June 22 evening under the stars attracted a sell-out crowd to the park's Food + Farm Lab....
| Jul 27, 2011
| 8:16 PM
It is a project that will take at least a generation to launch and ultimately benefit many generations to come.
The Orange County Great Park, a controversial piece of premium land occupying 1,347 acres of the former Marine Corps Air Station El Toro (that...
| Jul 8, 2010
The 2010 Pink Tie Ball, thrown by the Orange County affiliate of the Susan G. Komen for the Cure, raised a most impressive $400,000 for the fight against breast cancer. Some 400 donors gathered in the private Atlantic Aviation hangar at John Wayne Airport...