18 hrs ago
Mansoor to file legislation stopping OCTA's plans to make us a Toll Lane County.
This one was going to be called "Moving Target: OCTA's Ever-Shifting Rationales for Making the OC a Toll Lane County."
22 hrs ago
Tesla Model S Purchased with Bitcoins in California
Ten years ago, if you told someone that an American-built, all-electric luxury sedan had been bought with internet currency, he or she may have looked at you like you were crazy.
Courtyard Costa Mesa South Coast Metro Offers Deal To Fuel Up Families Before A Trip To Disneyland
Before spending the day visiting beloved Disney characters and riding exhilarating rides, vacationers can take advantage of complimentary breakfast for two with the hotel's Stay for Breakfast Package that includes deluxe accommodations.
10 Essential Costa Mesa Restaurants
This is a list of restaurants your humble food writer has deemed his ten favorite in a city that's arguably one of the best restaurant cities in Orange County, one where OC Weekly World Headquarters happens to reside .
Maxim Vlasov Stays Busy With Stoppage of Taylor
The Hangar at the Orange County Fairgrounds in Costa Mesa, California - Super middleweight contender Maxim Vlasov continues to stay busy with a fourth round stoppage of Maxell Taylor .
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Jazz Great Dr. Lonnie Smith to Make Segerstrom Center Debut, 2/21-22
Segerstrom Center for the Arts welcomes jazz master Dr. Lonnie Smith in his Center debut on February 21 and 22 in Samueli Theater.
Silicon Alley Insider
Someone Bought A Tesla Using Bitcoin
A buyer paid for a Tesla Model S using bitcoin, according to the company blog of Newport Lamborghini in Costa Mesa, CA.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Huntington Beach Independent
Mayor Curry to run for Assembly
"It was a spontaneous decision," he said. "My wife and I were having dinner [last weekend] and she said, 'You ought to do it.
Local boat shop owner expounds on expedition
Tony Burica, owner of Tony's Boat Shop in Costa Mesa for 25 years, will be signing his new book, "Seeking Freedom: A Five-Year Odyssey."
OCTA Votes for One New Free Lane for 405 Freeway
The Orange County Transportation Authority voted 6-2 on Tuesday to support a plan that would add one general purpose lane in each direction on a stretch of the 405 Freeway from Seal Beach to Costa Mesa.
Tasty Tidbits: Fine dining in contemporary style at Wildfish
In our quest to discover and re-discover fun places to eat in Newport Beach and Costa Mesa, this week's feature is Wildfish Seafood Grille, 1370 Bison Ave. in Newport Beach.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Archaeologists survey Fairview Park
Destiny Colocho, project manager at Scientific Resource Surveys Inc., surveys the grounds Tuesday for archaeological artifacts before proposed development at Fairview Park in Costa Mesa.
The Daily Breeze
Costa Mesa police search for hit-run suspects who injured 3
Costa Mesa police sought the public's help in finding the driver of a gray 2004 gray Ford 150 pickup truck who ran a red light and broadsided a car in an intersection.
Los Alamitos, Seal Beach Reiterate Opposition to 405 Toll Lanes
The cities of Los Alamitos and Seal Beach this month continued to state their official opposition to a proposal to add toll lanes to the 405 Freeway between Seal Beach and Costa Mesa.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Achievement Award recipient, new officers announced
Dec. 2, 2013 -- The Water and Wastewater Equipment Manufacturers Association named the recipient of the 2013 James C. Morriss Member Achievement Award and elected new officers and directors at its 105th Annual Meeting held on Nov. 14-16 at the Ponte Vedra Inn & Club in Ponte Vedra, Fla.
for the Art Lover
"Henry T. Segerstrom," with text by Bonnie Rychlak. Published by Assouline.This large, coffee-table book documents Segerstrom's life from the bean fields of Costa Mesa to the construction of the Orange County Performing Arts Center - now Segerstrom Center for the Arts - and its $240 million concert hall, completed in September 2006.
Spark of Innovation: Kari Barnes
Editor's note: Commentary's Spark of Innovation feature spotlights local engineers and scientists to encourage Orange County students to see career possibilities for themselves in science, technology, engineering and medicine.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
The Charlotte Observer
Trinity network: Televangelist Paul Crouch dies
COSTA MESA, Calif. Paul Crouch, who built what has been called the world's largest Christian broadcasting network, has died.
Unions top list of state campaign donors
Of the 10 special-interest sectors giving the most money to state legislators over the past two years, labor unions accounted for four of the spots and nearly half of money given by those elite donors, according to an analysis by MapLight.org.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Inside Bay Area
California legislators get raises on Monday; a dozen decline them
California lawmakers are set to receive a 5.3 percent pay raise Monday, but a dozen say they won't accept it in the wake of a voter-approved tax hike last November and while many residents are still struggling to recover from the Great Recession.