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By Britney Barnes | December 19, 2011
COSTA MESA — Holiday shoppers dined on southwestern Caesar salad, wild mushroom enchiladas and blackened catfish tacos while Sara Tengelsen, 15, and her mother, Terrie Tengelsen, waited. The two sat in Z'Tejas Southwestern Grill among wrapping paper printed with metallic silver snowflake, Santa Claus riding his sleigh and Frosty the Snowman; ribbons of different colors and textures; and scissors, tape and gift tags. Although no one came during their shift Saturday afternoon, the Tengelsens were volunteering to wrap presents for South Coast Plaza shoppers for a donation to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation of Southern California.
NEWS
September 8, 2007
Children with cystic fibrosis will get personal surfing lessons from Cordell Miller and other prosurfers 5 p.m. today at the beach off 54th Street in Newport Beach. Surfing provides physical and spiritual therapy for children with cystic fibrosis, said Casey Caston, special-events director for the Southern California Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Salty beach air helps cystic fibrosis patients breathe more easily, Caston said. The hereditary disease can cause frequent lung infections . An auction of two surfboards and other work will benefit the foundation; it starts 7:30 p.m. at Cordell Surfboards, 411 31st St., Newport Beach.
NEWS
From latimes.com | August 9, 2011
Orange County is getting a huge helping of pop-punk star power in a very tiny place this week, thanks to Green Day. The chart-topping trio announced that it would be playing a "secret" (not anymore) show at the Tiki Bar in Costa Mesa on Thursday. According to a midday press release, the venue will open at 8 p.m., and tickets will be available at the door for $20, cash only. The release states that there will be no presales and a strict no-camera and no-cellphone policy. All proceeds will go to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, a national nonprofit dedicated to controlling and curing the disease and improving the quality of life for those with CF. Green Day performs Thursday at the Tiki Bar, 1700 Placentia Ave., Costa Mesa.
NEWS
December 14, 2012
Quattro Caffe is having its second annual charity "wrap off" Monday. The South Coast Plaza restaurant hosts a head-to-head competition at 10 a.m. with representatives from 10 Orange County nonprofits, among them the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Make-A-Wish Foundation and Festival of Children Foundation. A panel of judges will determine which of them can "pull off the most elaborate and festively decorated package" within 15 minutes, according to a news release. The winning group gets a $2,500 catering event.
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From Daily Pilot staff | October 28, 2013
The Newport Rib Co. will launch its "30 Days of Charity" Program Friday, a representative said. A portion of restaurant receipts through Nov. 30 will benefit 30 Orange County nonprofits, many of them chosen with the help of customers and staff members. "The program was created to give back to the community that has supported the Rib Co. for the past 30 years," Laura Ursini Marroquin, community relations manager for the Costa Mesa restaurant, wrote in an email. "As a family-owned-and -operated restaurant, we know that this is a major milestone in our business, and we want to celebrate by donating 20% of all dine-in and take-out to 30 amazing Orange County charities.
NEWS
November 14, 2013
Supporters cheered as volunteers rode King Arthur's Carrousel at Disneyland last week on behalf of 10 local nonprofits. The early morning event, dubbed "The Carousel of Possible Dreams," raised $208,575 for Orange County charities that benefit children. "How fitting to host Carousel of Possible Dreams at the place where dreams come true every day," Disneyland spokeswoman Jill Bolton said in a news release. "We are honored to host this program, which aligns with our focus on promoting the happiness and well-being of kids and families.
NEWS
By Alan Blank | August 13, 2008
A Newport Beach woman will have one of her culinary creations featured on the menu of a prominent chain restaurant in South Coast Plaza after being selected from a pool of 25 contestants in a cooking competition. Doris Kwon, who lives in Newport Coast and teaches cooking classes at Sur La Table in Corona del Mar, edged out the other three finalists in a chile-themed dessert-making contest at Z’Tejas restaurant Wednesday night. Kwon’s chocolate crème de pot, flavored with ancho chiles, will be featured on the restaurant’s special menu in September along with other peppery items.
NEWS
October 11, 2001
B.W. Cook Antonio Cagnolo, owner of Antonello Ristorante in Costa Mesa, welcomed the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation for the annual La Dolce Vita, raising $82,500 for research. La Dolce Vita was started by Cagnolo as his personal gesture to help raise funds to fight the genetic disease of cystic fibrosis. This year, the restaurateur was honored for his long-standing dedication to the cause as the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation recognized him for helping to raise more than $700,000 over the past 10 years of La Dolce Vita events.
NEWS
July 18, 2013
Mike Ness of Social Distortion and his wife, Christine, will be honored during the sixth annual Pipeline to a Cure Gala, benefiting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, at the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa on Saturday. The event is also a celebration of the benefits that surfing brings to the CF community. Mike and Christine Ness, who live in Newport Beach, are the 2013 Emily's Heroes honorees. They are known for their commitment to Pipeline to a Cure before the inaugural event.
ENTERTAINMENT
July 22, 2013
There were several highlights during the sixth annual Pipeline to a Cure Gala, benefiting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Saturday night. Certainly Mike Ness of Social Distortion taking the stage for a rare collaboration with local 80s cover band Flashback Heart Attack stood out among those highlights at the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa. Ness and his wife, Christine, who live in Newport Beach, were honored during the event that...
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NEWS
November 14, 2013
Supporters cheered as volunteers rode King Arthur's Carrousel at Disneyland last week on behalf of 10 local nonprofits. The early morning event, dubbed "The Carousel of Possible Dreams," raised $208,575 for Orange County charities that benefit children. "How fitting to host Carousel of Possible Dreams at the place where dreams come true every day," Disneyland spokeswoman Jill Bolton said in a news release. "We are honored to host this program, which aligns with our focus on promoting the happiness and well-being of kids and families.
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From Daily Pilot staff | October 28, 2013
The Newport Rib Co. will launch its "30 Days of Charity" Program Friday, a representative said. A portion of restaurant receipts through Nov. 30 will benefit 30 Orange County nonprofits, many of them chosen with the help of customers and staff members. "The program was created to give back to the community that has supported the Rib Co. for the past 30 years," Laura Ursini Marroquin, community relations manager for the Costa Mesa restaurant, wrote in an email. "As a family-owned-and -operated restaurant, we know that this is a major milestone in our business, and we want to celebrate by donating 20% of all dine-in and take-out to 30 amazing Orange County charities.
ENTERTAINMENT
July 22, 2013
There were several highlights during the sixth annual Pipeline to a Cure Gala, benefiting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Saturday night. Certainly Mike Ness of Social Distortion taking the stage for a rare collaboration with local 80s cover band Flashback Heart Attack stood out among those highlights at the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa. Ness and his wife, Christine, who live in Newport Beach, were honored during the event that...
NEWS
July 18, 2013
Mike Ness of Social Distortion and his wife, Christine, will be honored during the sixth annual Pipeline to a Cure Gala, benefiting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, at the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa on Saturday. The event is also a celebration of the benefits that surfing brings to the CF community. Mike and Christine Ness, who live in Newport Beach, are the 2013 Emily's Heroes honorees. They are known for their commitment to Pipeline to a Cure before the inaugural event.
NEWS
December 14, 2012
Quattro Caffe is having its second annual charity "wrap off" Monday. The South Coast Plaza restaurant hosts a head-to-head competition at 10 a.m. with representatives from 10 Orange County nonprofits, among them the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Make-A-Wish Foundation and Festival of Children Foundation. A panel of judges will determine which of them can "pull off the most elaborate and festively decorated package" within 15 minutes, according to a news release. The winning group gets a $2,500 catering event.
NEWS
By Britney Barnes | December 19, 2011
COSTA MESA — Holiday shoppers dined on southwestern Caesar salad, wild mushroom enchiladas and blackened catfish tacos while Sara Tengelsen, 15, and her mother, Terrie Tengelsen, waited. The two sat in Z'Tejas Southwestern Grill among wrapping paper printed with metallic silver snowflake, Santa Claus riding his sleigh and Frosty the Snowman; ribbons of different colors and textures; and scissors, tape and gift tags. Although no one came during their shift Saturday afternoon, the Tengelsens were volunteering to wrap presents for South Coast Plaza shoppers for a donation to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation of Southern California.
NEWS
From latimes.com | August 9, 2011
Orange County is getting a huge helping of pop-punk star power in a very tiny place this week, thanks to Green Day. The chart-topping trio announced that it would be playing a "secret" (not anymore) show at the Tiki Bar in Costa Mesa on Thursday. According to a midday press release, the venue will open at 8 p.m., and tickets will be available at the door for $20, cash only. The release states that there will be no presales and a strict no-camera and no-cellphone policy. All proceeds will go to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, a national nonprofit dedicated to controlling and curing the disease and improving the quality of life for those with CF. Green Day performs Thursday at the Tiki Bar, 1700 Placentia Ave., Costa Mesa.
NEWS
By Joanna Clay, joanna.clay@latimes.com | September 8, 2010
COSTA MESA — Z'Tejas Southwestern Grill might be better known for serving up Tex-Mex meals, but on Wednesday the South Coast Plaza restaurant kicked up its spice to a different level with "Chile Fest, the Ultimate Mixer. " Inspired by New Mexico's appreciation of the chili pepper, every year Z'Tejas combines its special Chile Fest menu with a benefit for local charities, donating a portion of the proceeds to the organizations. This year, four were chosen: Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Alzheimer's Assn.
NEWS
By Alan Blank | August 13, 2008
A Newport Beach woman will have one of her culinary creations featured on the menu of a prominent chain restaurant in South Coast Plaza after being selected from a pool of 25 contestants in a cooking competition. Doris Kwon, who lives in Newport Coast and teaches cooking classes at Sur La Table in Corona del Mar, edged out the other three finalists in a chile-themed dessert-making contest at Z’Tejas restaurant Wednesday night. Kwon’s chocolate crème de pot, flavored with ancho chiles, will be featured on the restaurant’s special menu in September along with other peppery items.
NEWS
September 8, 2007
Children with cystic fibrosis will get personal surfing lessons from Cordell Miller and other prosurfers 5 p.m. today at the beach off 54th Street in Newport Beach. Surfing provides physical and spiritual therapy for children with cystic fibrosis, said Casey Caston, special-events director for the Southern California Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Salty beach air helps cystic fibrosis patients breathe more easily, Caston said. The hereditary disease can cause frequent lung infections . An auction of two surfboards and other work will benefit the foundation; it starts 7:30 p.m. at Cordell Surfboards, 411 31st St., Newport Beach.
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