| Sep 1, 2010
For nearly 20 years, Glendale ophthalmologist Dr. Jerold E. Beeve and his wife, Dorothy, have made annual trips to Fiji to provide eye and health care to Fijians suffering from various eye ailments and diseases. On May 7, the National Ethnic Coalition...
| Sep 8, 2010
One of the most popular self-help books ever written on depression is "Feeling Good" by Dr. David Burns. He identifies several cognitive distortions the depressed suffer from. One of them is overgeneralization. This is the practice of "viewing a single...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 10:23 AM
NEW YORK -- Johnson & Johnson said it was recalling more than 700,000 bottles or packages of Tylenol and other consumer medicines made at a now-closed plant, the latest in a litany of recalls by the company.
J&J's McNeil Consumer Healthcare unit recalled...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 6:24 PM
God is a pretty cool guy. He created the heavens, the earth, all the trees and rocks, animals and people. He’s done good work. However, some people like to think that, since the Big Genesis Bang, he’s mostly sat back and watched things unfold....
| Apr 18, 2011
If — like me — you are old enough to say, "It didn't used to look like this," then — like me — you're probably seeking places that are still relatively unaffected by rampant tourism. Last summer, I had the pleasure of visiting such...
| Apr 18, 2011
THE BEST WAY TO FIJI
From LAX, Air Pacific offers nonstop service, and Air New Zealand and Virgin Australia offer connecting service (change of plane) to Nadi. Restricted round-trip fares begin at $960, excluding taxes and fees.
WHERE TO STAY
| Feb 27, 2011
For tourist information about foreign destinations, contact the government offices below. Several no longer list phone numbers, so information is through their website only. For information about a country not listed, call the United Nations at (212) 963-...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 11:03 AM
(CNN) Trying to choose a spot for a dream honeymoon can be overwhelming.
Hawaii, with its tourist-friendly islands and exotic feel without the passport, gets a lot of attention from honeymooners. But there are other scintillating destinations you don't...
| Nov 25, 2010
| 11:59 AM
Three teens who have been missing in the South Pacific for 50 days -- and were already eulogized in a memorial service -- have been found alive by a New Zealand fishing boat.
The boys -- two 15-year-olds and a 14-year-old -- disappeared while...
| Nov 26, 2010
| 8:32 AM
SUVA, Fiji -- Three teenage boys who spent 50 days adrift in a tiny boat in the South Pacific walked ashore on shaky legs Friday after their chance rescue - celebrated on their home island hundreds of miles (kilometers) away as a miracle that brought them...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 3:32 PM
Shannon Terese Roys passed suddenly at 41 of a brain aneurism on January 27, 2012 at her home in Aliso Viejo, CA. Shannon was born to Dr. Gilbert and Kayla Roys in Pasadena, CA January 6, 1971. She attended Newport Beach Schools before transferring to...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 3:46 PM
Obituary Notice for Mary Isabella Macdonald
On Sunday, March 25th we lost a Newport Beach Icon. Mary Isabella Macdonald who had been hospitalized at Hoag Hospital in a coma for a week, passed away peacefully surrounded by friends and family.