| May 12, 2011
| 3:51 PM
The "Ladies Who Lunch and Read" topped off the annual Friends of the Laguna Beach Library fundraiser Tuesday at Sapphire with awards for the prettiest hats worn by supporters.
Kathleen Lechner won first prize. She wore one of her mother's hats in...
| May 14, 2011
| 7:53 PM
Organizers of the Newport Beach Film Festival are considering legal action against actor/comedian Andy Dick for his reportedly outlandish behavior at the Newport Beach Film Festival last month, RadarOnline.com reported.
According to the celebrity...
| May 20, 2011
| 7:27 PM
COSTA MESA — A federal wrongful death lawsuit filed against a Costa Mesa police officer involved in an off-duty shooting in Temecula three years ago has been dropped, court records show.
The family of Shaun Vilan agreed to settle their wrongful...
| May 28, 2011
| 8:55 PM
MURRIETA (KTLA) -- A Murrieta man has been sentenced to 25 years to life in prison for killing his girlfriend then dumping and burning her body.
Melvin Louis Shaw, 45, was sentenced Friday in the 2007 death of Elisa Marie Lopez, 41.
Her body was found...
| Jul 16, 2010
| 10:12 PM
RIVERSIDE -- Lightning-laced storms set dozens of fires Thursday in Riverside County, including a 970-acre blaze near Temecula that is 60 percent contained Friday as of Friday evening.
At least 2 dozen fires were reported after the first band of...
| Dec 17, 2006
Years before he was sent off to fight — and die — in a real war, Rudy Salcido waged makebelieve battles in the wilds of Azusa Canyon.
With his kid sister in tow, the adventurous La Puente teenager forded streams, explored caves and even...
| Apr 6, 2008
The Defense Department last week identified the following American military personnel killed in Afghanistan and Iraq or who died at a military hospital of their injuries:
Durrell L. Bennett, 22, of Spanaway, Wash.; specialist, Army. Bennett was one of...
| Aug 21, 2010
The words "art restorer" provoke visions of dormer-windowed studios, of flaking oil paintings in Rococo frames, of landscapes emerging from beneath layers of ancient grime. It's startling, then, to enter Gustavo Perez's workshops — a cluster of...
| Sep 15, 2010
| 3:23 PM
Soap star Maurice Benard and his wife, Paula, have listed a Hollywood Hills-area house for $1.55 million.
The pair bought the place in 2007 to live in while remodeling their larger primary residence and, in the meantime, worked on customizing the smaller...
| May 18, 2008
IN LOS FELIZ, across from a 7-Eleven on North Vermont Avenue, a few dozen men in their early 20s to late 80s share a dinner behind closed doors. Some wear full tuxedos with bow ties and jeweled cuff links, some have shoulder-length hair, and others wear...
| Nov 25, 2008
Millard Sheets was an artist, so it's somewhat ironic to wish that an exhibition dedicated to the man focused a little less on his art. There are a handful of gems among the 40-plus watercolors, oils, drawings and prints on view at the Oceanside Museum of...
| Jan 18, 2008
| 5:35 PM
At first glance, Intrepid Cycles' 2007 Steadfast looks like most other high-end hooligan customs. The
ProStreet Softail has the bee-stung back tire and taffy-pulled frame, the Baker transmission and Rivera primary drive, the check-me-out paint job and...