May 8, 2000
SPECIAL EVENTS MUSICAL WORSHIP Saint Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church will host a jazz service with Bishop Bruno at 7 p.m. May 11. The church is at 3233 Pacific View Drive, Corona del Mar. The program is free. For more information, call (949) 644-0463. VATICAN DISCUSSION Our Lady Queen of Angels will host a discussion group with guest speaker Bill McLaughin at 6:15 p.m. Sunday. The topic will be the influence of the Vatican II on the Catholic Church.
June 29, 2000
It is telling that Jean Forbath, who lives in Mesa Verde, would demand that folks should give up their quality of life to provide more housing in Costa Mesa. ("Mailbag," June 22). She even goes so far as to imply that anything less would be sinful and selfish. This reader has trouble accepting the statement that finding room for everyone to live in Costa Mesa is a critical social issue. Please, Ms. Forbath, don't throw a guilt trip on your neighbors to fulfill your goals.
July 18, 2000
DENNIS L. EVANS Negative comments from Daily Pilot columnists Steve Smith and Peter Buffa illustrate the lack of knowledge of many citizens regarding the recent U.S. Supreme Court decision banning student-led prayers at school events, such as football games and assemblies. Many people who question the ruling in Santa Fe Independent School District (Texas) vs. Doe do not understand the content of the U.S. Constitution's 1st Amendment and the legal status of public schools as instruments of the government.
May 10, 2003
Tom Titus With Rolin Jones' "The Intelligent Design of Jenny Chow" now enjoying its world premiere at South Coast Repertory's Julianne Argyros Theater , the theater has officially entered cyberspace. What lies ahead, one can only imagine. Playwright Jones, a 30-year-old Yale Drama School student, possesses a prodigious imagination, not to mention a fluency in cyberspeak, which could boggle the minds of the more seasoned members of his audience.