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Storm closes roads, downs trees and cuts power along O.C.'s coast

Friday’s rainstorm in Orange County — an occasionally intense downpour — closed roads and downed trees in Newport Beach and Laguna Beach and caused power outages in Huntington Beach and Costa Mesa. In a 12-hour span through 2:42 p.m. Friday, Costa Mesa had received 1.22 inches of rain while Laguna...


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Harris a rock for Oilers

Costa Mesa and Newport Beach

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Around Town: Guitars take center stage at OC Fair & Event Center

Looking for a new six-string? Or maybe an old one? The OC Fair & Event Center in Costa Mesa might be just the place for you this weekend as it hosts the SoCal World Guitar Show on Saturday and Sunday at The Hangar. The show is a swap meet featuring new, used and rare guitars, banjos, mandolins, violins...

Huntington Beach, Fountain Valley, Seal Beach

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Rehab work OKd on Edinger and Warner avenues in Huntington Beach

Huntington Beach can move forward with a plan to rehabilitate two major streets after the City Council decided Tuesday on the company to head the project. The council voted unanimously — Mayor Barbara Delgleize was absent — to contract with R.J. Noble Co. to head the Edinger and Warner avenues...

Laguna Beach

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Laguna plots strategy to put utility lines underground on major evacuation routes


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Bennett: LSXO takes Vietnamese food to a whole new level

Bennett: LSXO takes Vietnamese food to a whole new level

Tin Vuong is a perpetual people pleaser, which for a chef with a restaurant empire as ambitious as his is meant as a hearty compliment. Over the last five years, the San Gabriel Valley native (along with business partner Jed Sanford) opened a wild array of distinctly different and wonderfully executed...



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  • Commentary: SHARP aims to help Newport Beach senior citizens

    To paraphrase former U.S. Sen. Hubert Humphrey, one moral test of society is how it treats those who are in the twilight of life. Newport Beach is blessed to have an active senior population who serve one another and many others through groups like Friends of OASIS or our award-winning Community...

  • Mailbag: Privileged teens often lack perspective

    Mailbag: Privileged teens often lack perspective

    Seventeen-year-olds are deep into manhood in many parts of the world, earning food and shelter for siblings and parents. By 17, many girls of the world are mothers by traditional mandate. They lift the weight of womanhood by transporting water, firewood, bricks. The typical Laguna Beach 17-year-old...

  • 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,...


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