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  • Private service to honor crash victims

    Private service to honor crash victims
    On Tuesday, in the absence of fanfare or media attention, La Cañada’s tiny Glenola Park will play host to a quiet memorial service as friends and family gather to remember and mourn two of their own, whose lives were tragically cut short five...
  • Where the street has no name

    Where the street has no name
    However famous the Balboa Bay Club may be, visitors are apparently having trouble finding it. No matter that the club has been operating in its same location since 1948, or that a guard shack thought to be intimidating was recently removed to make the...
  • LCF mayor's speech addresses the state of the city

    LCF mayor's speech addresses the state of the city
    Last year was a busy one for the city of La Cañada, residents learned as Mayor Laura Olhasso delivered her annual State of the City address Wednesday to a roomful of Kiwanis Club members at Descanso Gardens. Giving updates on major projects —...
  • La Cañada Elementary hosts first-ever health and fitness week

    La Cañada Elementary hosts first-ever health and fitness week
    Several guest speakers visited La Cañada Elementary this week as the school hosted its first-ever Health and Fitness Week, which was chock full of activities. The students were treated to stretching exercises, a professional baseball player, a dunking...
  • Road to Balboa Bay Club has everything, except a name

    Road to Balboa Bay Club has everything, except a name
    For more than half a century the Balboa Bay Club has stood regally along the Newport Beach coastline where it has hosted such luminaries as Humphrey Bogart and Barry Goldwater. But despite its 66 years of existence, operators of the luxury resort say...
  • Commentary: High-speed rail will meet future needs

    I read the recent commentary about high-speed rail by Newport Beach City Councilman Keith Curry in my hometown newspaper, and I'd like to share my response ("Commentary: High-speed rail project is a train wreck," March 23). Curry indicates he was the...
  • Commentary: It's time to reopen lane at Coast Highway, Dover

    I am pro-resident and pro-traffic flow. There is only one road in Newport Beach that touches all seven districts. It's one of only two east-west roads across the bay. Pacific Coast Highway is the lifeblood of our community. The closure of lanes at PCH...
  • San Diego takes art to the great outdoors

     San Diego takes art to the great outdoors
    SAN DIEGO — SeaWorld? Check. Balboa Park? Check. The zoo? Check. Most folks heading here for a vacation visit the usual tourist spots. Those are great, but there's more to the self-styled America's Finest City than a famous theme park, museums,...
  • Cyclist's widower files claim against city

    The husband of a 58-year-old cyclist who was killed while biking in Newport Beach has filed a damages claim against the city. In August, Debra Deem of Laguna Beach was riding west on East Coast Highway when she and a white minivan collided just east...
  • BART strike possible if no deal is reached by midnight

    BART strike possible if no deal is reached by midnight
    Riders of the Bay Area's commuter rail system may still have to find alternative means of getting to work Tuesday if no labor agreement is reached by midnight. Users of the Bay Area Rapid Transit system were spared from a shutdown at the last minute...
  • Hundreds show up to counter Westboro demonstration

    Hundreds show up to counter Westboro demonstration
    Hundreds of people from Burbank and Glendale came out Sunday morning at four Jewel City churches to counter a demonstration by eight members of the Westboro Baptist Church, a group renowned for protesting at gay marriages, military funerals and warning of...
  • A drier California than ever? Pretty much.

    The last 12 months have been the driest on record in California, and this, on the heels of two below-normal years, prompted Gov. Jerry Brown to declare that the state is in a drought emergency. Ours is a state that relies heavily on the winter storms that...