| Jan 5, 2010
| 4:22 PM
Bucky's back once more, with some Coloradoan's insight on Secrets of Aspen. Thanks for taking the hit for us, Bucky!So, I told Sarah I would watch the first episode of “Secrets of Aspen” because I’m from Colorado and can probably......
| Jul 13, 2014
| 3:49 PM
Thousands gathered in Newport Beach on Sunday morning to honor lifeguard Ben Carlson, who died last week while attempting to rescue a struggling swimmer.
Carlson, 32, jumped into the water from a rescue boat that had responded to save the swimmer who...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 10:55 PM
A fenced-off parcel that would be the site of a massive housing development proposed near the Newport Beach shoreline was opened to visitors Wednesday for a rare public tour by the California Coastal Commission.
Developers are asking for permission...
| May 14, 2014
| 3:02 PM
Dennis Holland, a legendary Orange County boat builder who simultaneously battled cancer and city hall as he tried to knit together one last vessel, has died. He was 68.
The master shipwright lost his years-long fight with prostate cancer Monday night....
| Dec 17, 2012
| 7:06 PM
Nearly everyone in Newport Beach thinks they need a new City Hall. Getting them to agree on where to put it is another story.
On Tuesday, voters will decide whether to locate a new civic center on a 12-acre site in Newport Center that was slated to...
| May 4, 2011
UCLA sociologist studied common sense
Harold Garfinkel, 93, a longtime UCLA sociology professor whose groundbreaking work examined the importance of common sense in everyday situations, died April 21 of congestive heart failure at his...
| May 9, 2011
Bill Blackbeard, an early scholar of newspaper comics who created an indispensable archive in San Francisco that helped legitimize the study of comics in popular culture, has died. He was 84.
Blackbeard died at a Country Villa nursing home in...
| Jan 31, 2011
Gretchen Clarke, who with her husband, Waltah, built what was once the nation's largest retailer of aloha wear, has died. She was 78.
Clarke died Jan. 22 of kidney failure at Eisenhower Medical Center in Rancho Mirage, her son Cameron said.
| Jan 10, 2011
The Rev. Paul Egertson, who was asked to resign as a Lutheran bishop in 2001 after violating church policy by participating in the ordination of a non-celibate lesbian minister, has died. He was 75.
Egertson, a senior lecturer at California Lutheran...
| May 20, 2011
| 12:06 PM
How does a job seeker help strengthen his or her credentials as a person of substance?
When recruiters put the credentials of candidates side by side, they consider many reasons to hire or not to hire.
"We look at skills, experience, background,...
| Sep 10, 2010
We really show off our teeth only when we first get them.
We wiggle the baby tooth that's about to fall out. When it does, the "tooth fairy" slips some cash under our pillow. That permanent tooth arrives, only to be forgotten and virtually ignored as the...
| May 9, 2011
"Nobody in our family has a flat stomach, Carolyn," my dad stated authoritatively. A scientist, he generally gave us The Last Word on Every Subject. I looked up from my rounded belly. "Well, I still wish mine were flat," I told him as we sat at the...