| Jul 12, 2012
| 8:33 PM
Parker Brown spent the past couple of days deciding his future.
There was a time it didn't look so promising.
He said he used to smoke marijuana and that was all he cared about every day. Those days no longer exist in Brown's life.
| Feb 2, 2012
| 2:24 PM
Thirteen Laguna Beach High student-athletes took a big step in their educational and athletic futures by committing to universities on National Signing Day on Wednesday.
Laguna athletes will compete in the future in conferences such as the Pac-12, Big...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 12:58 PM
August 17, 1932 to January 30, 2012
Jack Butefish passed away from Parkinson’s Disease at Silverado Residence in Newport Beach California on Monday morning.
Jack was raised by Clinton and Margaret Butefish who came to California from...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 8:36 PM
The last two selections for Newport-Mesa Dream Team Player of the Year in girls' water polo were Corona del Mar High graduate Alex Musselman and Newport Harbor High graduate Maddy McLaren.
Musselman and McLaren will be teammates at UCLA. But first,...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 5:37 PM
Peer into the cars around you the next time you're zooming down Coast Highway or Newport Boulevard.
Each driver is headed to a different destination, but odds are good each started in the same place.
As an obstetrician and now a gynecologist at Hoag...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 7:22 PM
THINK Together, a Santa Ana-based nonprofit providing extended learning programs to local children since 1994, promoted its former student and current employee Nadia Flores to executive director of its Orange County region last week.
A Costa Mesa...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 10:02 PM
Newport Beach resident Stewart Hagestad won a pair of matches Tuesday to advance to the semifinals of the Southern California Golf Assn. Match Play Championship at Sandpiper Golf Club in Santa Barbara.
Hagestad defeated Alex Angard of Encino, two up,...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 8:33 PM
The UC Irvine men's basketball team will face eight opponents that competed in postseason tournaments last season, including NCAA participants UNLV, Southern Miss and Long Beach State.
The schedule also includes a home game against LSU on Dec. 18, the...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 7:26 PM
UC Irvine women's volleyball coach Paula Weishoff said she doesn't like to coach effort, though she has come to realize the necessity of managing it.
Coaching effort typically refers to the need to generate energy from players, most often on the practice...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 8:14 PM
A success story in her neighborhood, Nadia Flores left Costa Mesa when she turned 18, went to a university and got a job at a Spanish-language TV network.
But in her late 20s, she realized success was also about paying forward the help she received as...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 11:01 PM
College basketball had been tough enough for Kassandra McCalister. Injuries, personal tragedy and a change of schools all contributed to four years and three collegiate seasons that were considerably less satisfying than her charmed high school career....
| Mar 8, 2012
Located in a narrow canyon four miles north of Santa Paula, Mud Creek Ranch combines a historic family homestead, a commercial organic citrus and avocado orchard and a mystery zone where the usual rules of farming do not apply. It is a one-family...