| Dec 16, 2012
| 9:21 PM
Families in need of extra help this holiday season gathered at the state fairgrounds Saturday, collecting gifts from the annual Toys for Tots drive.
The nationwide drive, put on by the Marine Corps, focuses on making Christmas special for families in...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 2:24 PM
The holidays are typically known as the season for giving but there are some who use it as an opportunity to take.
Operation Holiday launched right before the Thanksgiving holiday.
The program has already collected more than a $170,000 in donations of...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 2:02 PM
Santa Claus is coming to town — and this time he's singing.
Kris Kringle hits the Orange County Market Place at the Orange County Fairgrounds Dec. 1 and 2, and Dec. 8 and 9. Each day, he'll arrive at the swap meet singing, before leading sing-a-...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 8:07 PM
If you're in the giving spirit this holiday season, here are a few locations around the Newport Mesa area where you can donate.
The Costa Mesa Fire Department will take donations for its 12th year as part of its Santa Letters...
| Nov 11, 2012
The Christmas Schooner
Have yourself a City of Big Shoulders Christmas at the Mercury Theater, the current home of the beloved Chicago musical, “The Christmas Schooner.” Created by John Reeger and Julie Shannon, “Schooner”...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 3:37 PM
The Assistance League Glendale celebrated its 37th annual Festival of Trees. On Sunday the Glendale Hilton was all aglow with the league’s theme, “By the Candle’s Glow.” More electric light than candlelight, the city’s fire...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 3:01 PM
Shona C. Gilbert, an artistic couture jewelry designer, is bringing her designs via a trunk show to Neiman Marcus at Fashion Island on Dec. 14-15.
Her handmade line, SHONA, features glass-beaded bracelets, tourmaline gemstones and vintage stones,...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 7:24 AM
KTLA’s Season of Sharing brought to you by Southern California Chevy Dealers continues. This morning, KTLA employees dropped unwrapped toys in an effort to fill the Chevy Silverado truck in our parking lot. Cost Plus World Market also donated...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Madhatters Theatre Company presents Christmas Wizard of Oz, performed at the Chester Meeting House. This show promises to put a "holiday" spin on the classic heartland Bildungsroman. Performances are Fri., Dec. 14 at 6 p.m., Sat., Dec. 15 at 1 & 5 p.m....
| Nov 15, 2012
| 11:51 AM
Deeply humbled by the impact of his craft on people of all ages, Star Shields has contributed to the Sawdust Art Festival for 29 years.
The Laguna Beach-based face and body artist counts Led Zeppelin, Paul and Linda McCartney, Deep Purple and Bob Dylan...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 4:46 AM
Once upon a time, Williamsburg's Grand Illumination was the Peninsula's undisputed champion of holiday crowds, pyrotechnics and merry-making.
Move over, colonials. Make room for Hollydazzle.
The Newport News celebration, happening Nov. 30 at City...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 7:18 PM
The U.S. Marines and Toys “R” Us are teaming up to make sure kids in need have a wonderful holiday. The annual Toys for Tots campaign officially kicked off at area stores Thursday.
Hoosiers are encouraged to donate new, unwrapped toys and...