Jon Jones was in a great mood the other day. In between radio interviews in Burbank and just five days ahead of his epic rematch with Daniel Cormier, Jones busted up everyone when police sirens blared in the distance. “Uh oh! POPO!,” Jones cracked before mimicking making a run for it. A hit-and-run accident in […]
Casino’s 80th anniversary events The Casino San Clemente ballroom invites the community to a pair of events this weekend to celebrate the landmark’s 80th birthday. From 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday, July 29, the Casino will host a family-friendly open house, with no admission charge. The big-band sounds of Pete Jacobs and his band will […]
Veteran television and film actor Alfred Molina and screenwriter-director Jennifer Lee have bought a home in La Cañada Flintridge for $2.75 million. Set on a corner lot, the ranch-style house was taken down to the studs a year ago and expanded to more than 3,400 square feet of living space. Features...
More than 200 surfers will compete in the men’s, women’s and junior divisions.
Although permanent water restrictions remain, Fountain Valley residents no longer need to check their calendars for when they can water lawns. On Tuesday, July 18, the city council passed a resolution ending the water alert and returning its regular water conservation requirements. Fountain Valley leaves in place the water saving requirements that have been in place […]
Back-to-school shopping can be a long-cherished bonding experience
The Rams made mild roster upgrades during the offseason but remain longshots to make the playoffs or reach.500. If nothing else, though, new coach Sean McVay has provided a clean slate and unparalleled energy.
KEY DATES AT RAMS TRAINING CAMP Wednesday: Rookies report to UC Irvine Friday: Veterans report to UC Irvine Saturday: First full-team practice Sat., Aug. 5: Joint practice with Chargers at StubHub Center Wed., Aug. 9: Joint practice with Chargers at UC Irvine Sat., Aug. 12: Preseason game vs. Dallas at Coliseum, 6 p.m. Thurs., Aug. […]
LAGUNA NIGUEL In a special meeting Monday night, July 24, the City Council voted to launch an investigation into a series of allegations against Mayor Jerry Slusiewicz that range from bullying city employees and administrators to demanding a discount on carpet because of his city position and threatening the director of a community theater to […]
DANA POINT An annual event dedicated to raising money to support Marines and families of Camp Pendleton’s 5th Marine Regiment also recognized the recent sacrifice of a local Marine. Cindy and John Elliott, of San Juan Capistrano, were presented with a flag by Rep. Darrel Issa Saturday, July 22, following the death of their son, […]
The game looked easy for Julius Randle, as he bullied his opponents both with drives to the basket and blocks at the rim. Granted, Randle performed these duties in recent pickup games at the Drew League, a local pro-am league that features various players from the NBA, overseas and college teams. After devoting his offseason […]
Q. The newest leaves of my citrus trees have dark green areas around the veins but the rest of the leaf is light green. What is wrong? A. The leaf condition you describe is called interveinal chlorosis and is most commonly caused by a deficiency of iron in the plant. However, zinc and manganese deficiencies […]
The Federal Aviation Administration has dismissed a complaint against Orange County by the world’s largest operator of private-plane airport bases alleging that county supervisors rigged a February contracting process to award a lucrative John Wayne Airport lease to a low-ranked applicant. The FAA issued its ruling on Friday, July 21, saying that the county followed […]
DUBAI, United Arab EmiratesA U.S. Navy patrol boat fired warning shots Tuesday near an Iranian vessel that came close to it during a tense encounter in the Persian Gulf, an American defense official said.
SANTA ANA Police are investigating the suspicious death of a homeless man found Tuesday, July 25, on a sidewalk in downtown Santa Ana. Officers received a report around 7:35 a.m. that the man, who appears to be in his 50s was found in the 400 block of North Bush Street, said Santa Ana police Jeffrey Smith. […]
WASHINGTON President Donald Trump urged Republicans to "step up to the plate" for Tuesday's crucial Senate vote on their bill eviscerating much of the Obama health care law.
Mix-and-match prints and bright colors keep beach memories alive in the classroom.
As Orange County's median home price hovered at $695,000, June sales rose to the second-highest level in 11 years.
Chief Financial Officer Chuck Stevens called it a strong quarter with pretax earnings of $3.7 billion. That's down $100 million from a year ago, due largely to a $270 million drop in North America.
Michael Kors Holdings Ltd. agreed to buy Jimmy Choo Plc for about $1.2 billion (896 million pounds), as the maker of handbags popular with the commuter set seeks to restore lost luster by adding "Sex and the City" stilettos.