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Fountain Valley Councilman McCurdy resigns; steps on replacement undecided

Fountain Valley City Councilman Mark McCurdy has resigned, the city said. McCurdy informed City Manager Rob Houston of his resignation in an email, according to a statement posted Monday on the city’s website. “At this time, I find it necessary to secure employment outside the area, and having...

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Phillips, Edison deny Dos Pueblos

Phillips, Edison deny Dos Pueblos

Josh Phillips finished with 12 points, seven blocked shots and five rebounds, leading the Edison boys' basketball team to an 80-59 win over Goleta Dos Pueblos in the Coach Mike's Long Shot Challenge on Monday.

Costa Mesa and Newport Beach

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Koll Center condos and Balboa Theater revamp on Newport Planning Commission agenda Thursday

Huntington Beach, Fountain Valley, Seal Beach

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Why Dana Rohrabacher's name keeps coming up in the Russia investigation

Laguna Beach

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Renovation in store for Laguna restaurant after fire damages property
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Renovation in store for Laguna restaurant after fire damages property

Officials of a Laguna Beach restaurant are looking toward renovation after a fire two weeks ago damaged the property. Central Laguna Beach at 361 Forest Ave. closed after the Dec. 29 blaze, which started at 2:45 p.m. when the restaurant was open, Taylor McKinney, one of the business’s two managing...

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‘Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire’ immerses customers in a rebel adventure

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  • Airlines must act to reduce noise impact their planes have on Newport Beach

    Airlines must act to reduce noise impact their planes have on Newport Beach

    Jan. 10’s article, “Newport and FAA reach settlement to move JWA departures closer to the bay,” is more of a love-fest among the powerful than it is news. In the article, Orange County Supervisor Todd Spitzer claims the settlement “is a satisfactory resolution to more than a year of conflict over...

  • Koll Center Residences proposal works in the John Wayne Airport area

    Koll Center Residences proposal works in the John Wayne Airport area

    I live and work in Newport Beach. I grew up in Newport Beach and graduated from Corona del Mar High School in 1980. I have leased and sold commercial properties in the airport area for over 33 years. I like the idea of the Koll Center Residences in the airport area. I have consummated many transactions...

  • Koll Center proposal is more out of place in Newport than Museum House

    Koll Center proposal is more out of place in Newport than Museum House

    Every so often there is what I call a poster boy for bad development or overbuilding in Newport Beach. In 2013 there was the plan to change a carwash in Newport Center into a multi-story condo or hotel, rising up above its surrounding two-story commercial neighbors. In 2014 we had the Museum House....

  • Rohrabacher should follow Royce and Issa and leave office

    Rohrabacher should follow Royce and Issa and leave office

    It’s been a good week for Orange Countians who are tired of being “represented” in Congress by men who don’t have the best interests of their constituents, their state or their country at heart. The announcements by U.S. Reps. Ed Royce (R-Fullerton) and Darrell Issa (R-Vista) that they would not...

  • How can we enjoy O.C.’s opulence when so many are without homes?

    How can we enjoy O.C.’s opulence when so many are without homes?

    I was recently down at the Santa Ana riverbed, a mile from the Magic Kingdom, Disneyland, surrounded by the homeless, delivering pillows to the poor, handicapped souls in wheelchairs. They are the forgotten humans, regarded by the intelligentsia as unworthy of life, a point made abundantly clear...

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