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Girls' Soccer: Edison stuns Los Al

Costa Mesa and Newport Beach

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Around Town: Newport native to ride in inauguration parade

Around Town: Newport native to ride in inauguration parade

Newport Beach native Nicholas Kerr will ride in the presidential inauguration parade Friday in Washington, D.C., as a member of the Black Horse Troop of the Culver Military Academy in Indiana, where he is a junior. Nicholas, the son of Robert and Manuela Kerr of Newport Beach, attended the city's...

Huntington Beach, Fountain Valley, Seal Beach

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Laguna Beach

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Laguna parents file hate-crime complaint


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First-responders who tend to soul and spirit



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  • Mailbag: Partying and noise continue to disrupt Balboa Peninsula

    I have lived on the Balboa Peninsula for the last 20 years. It used to be that the summer renters caused the biggest noise issues, but no longer. Some of the students renting during the winter months are the big problem now. They go out at 9 p.m. but are back at home partying by midnight and well...

  • Commentary: Cancer survivors invited to symposium at Hoag

    When people are diagnosed with cancer, their focus is directed on the fight: Consultations. Surgeries. Chemotherapy. Radiation. The demands of the battle are so great that once the fight is over patients rarely feel jubilant about "beating" cancer. Instead they're often left blinking in bewilderment,...

  • Commentary: Webster knew language is the common denominator of understanding

    We see Webster's Dictionary in every classroom and every household, but we give no thought of the man who actually made this dictionary a reality. Noah Webster grew up in the small colonial town in the area of West Hartford, Conn. Although he came from a family that had little formal education,...

  • Commentary: The power of expressing kindness

    Kindness is a powerful word and results in powerful outcomes. After recently reading "The Kindness Diaries," written by Leon Logothetis, I became inspired by his story. Leon traveled the world on a yellow motorcycle, with not much more. He relied on the generosity of strangers for his food, shelter,...

  • Commentary: Grand jury service allows residents to give back

    Have you wondered how our county and city governments truly operate or how our jails are run? Are you interested in giving back and making a positive difference in your community? One of the best opportunities to get an insider's view of local governments and agencies and to improve the lives of...


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  • 3 arrested after meth, stolen mail and instructions for ID theft are found in car, police say

    Three people were arrested Sunday in a car containing stolen mail, drugs and instructions on how to commit identity theft, Costa Mesa police said. Police responded around 4 p.m. to the 1000 block of Begonia Avenue after receiving a report of people looking through mailboxes, Sgt. Bang Le said. ...

  • Edison High briefly locked down after report of suspicious people on campus; none found

    Edison High briefly locked down after report of suspicious people on campus; none found

    Edison High School in Huntington Beach was locked down briefly Friday afternoon as police searched for two juveniles who witnesses said had climbed onto the roof, authorities said. Huntington Beach police received a call about 2 p.m. after two people who do not attend Edison were seen on campus,...

  • 2 sought in theft from backyard in Fountain Valley

    2 sought in theft from backyard in Fountain Valley

    Police are seeking the public's help in identifying a man and a woman suspected of stealing items from a home's backyard in Fountain Valley. Fountain Valley police said the two, believed to be in their 20s, entered the yard of a home in the 9300 block of Andalusia through an unlocked side gate...

  • Construction worker hospitalized after fall

    A worker was hospitalized Tuesday morning after falling 10 feet at a construction site in the South Coast Metro district. Costa Mesa firefighters were called about 9:30 a.m. to 580 Anton Blvd., where crews are constructing a seven-story apartment complex, after a man in his 30s fell from the third...