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  1. Man sentenced to 16 years in killing of close friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Laguna News Post

    A Laguna Beach man convicted of fatally stabbing his longtime friend at a Santa Monica apartment was sentenced Friday to 16 years to life in state prison. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge James Dabney denied a defense's motion to reduce Ryan Taylor Bright's conviction from second-degree murder to voluntary manslaughter, according to Deputy District Attorney Heather Steggell.


  2. Quick Getaways: Our kind of VeniceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Orange County Register

    There is something alluring about Venice, California. Its chaotic boardwalk and romantic canals.


  3. So long partner: Character actor Richard Dysart, who played senior...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | The Wave

    Actor Richard Dysart grasps the Emmy Award he won for Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for his role in "L.A. Law" during the 44th annual Emmy Awards in Pasadena in 1992. Dysart, a veteran stage and screen actor who played senior partner Leland McKenzie in the long-running courtroom drama "L.A. Law," died at his home in Santa Monica on Sunday after a long illness.


  4. Preserve state initiative processRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | The Wave

    Politicians often overreact to news items, rushing to propose laws to prevent future occurrences of a situation or grab the limelight when problems will go away on their own. Recent instances: A proposal for a constitutional amendment to prohibit banning of the United States flag from state colleges and university property; and offering changes to the initiative process because of the filing of an anti-gay initiative.


  5. 'Voting' on government doesn't require a ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | The Wave

    California is known for many things: A creative spirit that shapes world culture through music, movies and art; computer innovations that have changed the way we live; an aerospace industry that brought us victory in war, and countless other important contributions. In the November state election, a record low 42.2 percent of registered voters cast ballots.


  6. Drone Day delivers enthusiastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | The Wave

    Rivard was among streams of drone enthusiasts who gathered in Los Alamitos on Saturday to celebrate International Drone Day. The event was part of an effort to promote the use of domestic drones.


  7. Cecilia Bartoli cancels California tour, including Costa Mesa stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Wave

    Cecilia Bartoli, who was a late addition to the Philharmonic Society of Orange County's 2014-2015 concert schedule, has canceled her entire California tour, including her appearance at Segerstrom Concert Hall on March 23, the presenter said today. Bartoli was also scheduled to sing recitals at the Broad Stage in Santa Monica on March 21 and 26 and at Zellerbach Hall in Berkeley on March 31 and April 2. They would have been her first appearances on the West Coast in six years.


  8. High school teams begin CIF playoffs this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | The Wave

    Aliso Niguel's Yasman Zarea, right, dribbles along the sideline as St. Margaret's Sophie Payne moves in to try to cut her off in a nonleague soccer game. Aliso Niguel is the top seed in the CIF Division 1 playoffs.


  9. Parking in Southern California without the aggravationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | The Orange County Register

    The Zirx app started operating in downtown Los Angeles and Hollywood in late January. There are plans to expand into Orange County later this year.


  10. Committee created to study bikeways and 'walkability' in Costa MesaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | The Wave

    Costa Mesa council members want to appoint nine members to a new Bikeway and Walkability Committee to update the city's Master Plan of Bikeways and evaluate the city's pedestrian access. With enough Costa Mesa bikeways and enough connections between them, a cyclist could safely ride from the heart of town to South Coast Plaza, down to the beach or all the way to UC Irvine.


  11. Former Laguna Niguel orthodontist braces for bank robbery chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | The Wave

    In a 2008 photo, at a ceremony to open his then-new orthodontics practice, Damian Loren Newhart stood with other members of the Laguna Niguel Chamber of Commerce and smiled brightly. But the man captured on tape last week wearing dark sunglasses while robbing a Bank of the West in Huntington Beach - a robber the FBI says is Newhart - scowled.


  12. Case of measles reported at Santa Monica infant toddler centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | The Wave

    Los Angeles County has confirmed a case of the measles and the latest to contract the disease is a baby. Santa Monica-Malibu United School District notified parents that a child in one of the school's infant care programs has contracted measles.


  13. Bush delivers an engaging set at the WilternRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | The Wave

    Bush front man Gavin Rossdale soaks in the adulation of fans during Saturday night's performance at the Wiltern Theatre in Los Angeles. Despite a tendency to write brooding lyrics, Gavin Rossdale is hardly a sad sack.


  14. Police nab 'Rolled Sleeve Bandit' accused of 7 bank robberies, 3 in Huntington BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | The Wave

    The man known as the "Rolled Sleeve Bandit," who is accused of robbing several banks, including two in Huntington Beach, was apprehended Thursday, police said. Officials said the suspected serial bank robber was nabbed Thursday afternoon after leaving an Inglewood business after Santa Monica police and other officials learned through their investigation that he would be in the area.


  15. Vintage Trouble captivates NAMM audienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | The Wave

    One of the great things about attending the National Association of Music Merchants Show is the opportunity to discover burgeoning talent. Multiple indoor and outdoor stages and exhibitor trade booths throughout the Anaheim Convention Center host live music performances, so it's easy to come away with some new favorite artists.


  16. Cecilia Bartoli to return to O.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Wave

    The Philharmonic Society of Orange County announced Wednesday a late addition to its 2014-2015 concert schedule: Cecilia Bartoli is back. As part of a brief California tour, the celebrated Roman mezzo-soprano will perform a recital March 23 at the RenA e and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall in Costa Mesa.


  17. Yorba Linda doctor had $250,000 album cover collection stolenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | The Orange County Register

    The memories of those rock stars' music are priceless, Dr. Jeffrey Katz told Corona police officers when they responded to the theft at his podiatry practice. The officers had asked him to estimate the value of the 52 record album covers and other musical memorabilia - all signed by the artists - that hung on the wall of his office and examining room and delighted his patients.


  18. 2014 in Long Beach: a tongue-in-cheek look backRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2014 | Laguna Niguel News

    What a year it has been: 12 amazing months, each containing 31, 30 or 28 days. Let's take our second annual look back at the year just past: A City officials learn that the existing City Hall may fall over in a stiff breeze.


  19. The Register's Holiday Hub: Your guide to the holidays in Orange CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | The Wave

    The Hollywood Christmas Parade on Hollywood Blvd. is a Southern California tradition held the Sunday after Thanksgiving. This year's Grand Marshal is Stevie Wonder.


  20. Giant doughnut home again at Long Beach Dunkin' DonutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | The Orange County Register

    The iconic doughnut sign that has drawn motorists' eyes on Seventh Street since the 1950s has been restored and was returned to its home Monday at the site of a new Dunkin' Donuts that is opening Tuesday. Dunkin' Donuts created controversy in January when the local franchise owner, who had purchased a longtime pastry and coffee shop at 5560 E. Seventh St., planned to remove the sign permanently for the new shop.


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