July 22, 2009
Though Jeff Wright sings mostly pop, his life has played out like a country western song the past couple of years. Wright’s wife left him, his real estate appraisal business has been affected hard by the economy and his dog left him. The only thing missing was his car on blocks in the front yard. It’s certainly a far cry from his life a few years ago, but through the tragedies he’s rediscovered his love for music and that may make all the heartbreak worth it. “It’s been amazing what I’ve been through,” Wright said.
July 8, 2000
LAGUNA NIGUEL - The Newport Beach Little League AAA Division "B" All-Stars are still in the District 55 All-Star Baseball Tournament following Thursday's 9-0 win over San Juan Capistrano at Wagon Wheel Sports Park. Andrew Silva threw a complete-game, two-hitter to lead Newport. He struck out seven and kept San Juan Capistrano off balanced from start to finish. When Newport's defense actually saw some action, Scott Colton, Danny Moskovits, Mark Kanow and Nick Freeman were able to make all the plays necessary for the win. Offensively, Patrick Brennan had two hits, while Colton, Moskovits, Silva, Devin Kelly, Aaron Northcraft, Thomas Kiss, Parker Rhodes, Mark Kanow and Jeff Carlson each added key hits.
April 25, 2003
Summer is near and Patio Furniture Factory Outlet gives you 25-50% off retail. Choose from their huge selection of factory direct, outdoor furniture. Enjoy the summer poolside or by the grill on your beautiful new outdoor furniture. We also carry patio furniture in teak, cast aluminum, resin and aluminum. With stores in Costa Mesa as well as Orange and San Juan Capistrano, we now have three convenient locations to serve you! Patio Furniture Factory Outlet is located at 1741 Newport Blvd.
June 11, 2009
Editor’s note: These people have been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of an intoxicant. As with all suspects, they are considered innocent until proved guilty. COSTA MESA June 4 Phillip Gutierrez, Costa Mesa, 22 Kenton Gates, Newport Beach, 44 Ryan Stagner, Costa Mesa, 30 Aaron Glasser, Costa Mesa, 26 June 5 Daniel Tirla, 29, Costa Mesa Jeffrey Wollschlager, 34, Novi David Casey, 36, Costa Mesa Ryan Ewing, 18, Newport Beach Natalie Weese, 20, Newport Beach Saturday Gary Lauterbach, 52, Laguna Woods Nathaniel Sison, 30, Granada Hills Phillip Williams, 36, Santa Ana Steve Lick, 47, Santa Ana Steven Benavidez, 47, Costa Mesa Thomas Hollerieth, 38, Mission Viejo Sunday Raymond Robichaud, 26, Costa Mesa Lazaro Olivera, 23, Costa Mesa Monday Juan Castaneda-Gonzalez, 21, Costa Mesa Tuesday Jon Banbreukelen, 52, Mission Viejo Wednesday Darren Primmer, 25 San Juan Capistrano Panagiota Soublis, 30, Costa Mesa NEWPORT BEACH June 5 Mary Simpkins, 63, Newport Beach John Churley, 40, Lake Forest Christian Duncan, 27, Las Vegas June 6 Scott Raczek, 50, Anaheim Alan Watts, 32, San Clemente Monday Michael Milaney, 46, Newport Beach Tuesday Colin James, 28, Newport Beach Ira Britton, 31, Costa...
November 9, 2012
RUTH CARROLL MACDOUGALL McCARTIN passed away on November 4, 2012 in Dana Point, California. She was born in Redwood Falls, Minnesota on December 17, 1925, attended Redwood Falls schools and graduated from Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota in 1947. After graduation, she worked in department store advertising in St. Paul, Minnesota; taught first grade in Quantico, Virginia; worked in newspaper display advertising in Costa Mesa, California; and...
June 15, 2007
After serving nine years as a dedicated member of the Newport Beach-based Junior League of Orange County, Stacey Kinney of San Juan Capistrano was named president at a recent board meeting, and Kelly Northridge of Newport Beach will now serve as vice president. The 2007-2008 board of directors will also include Carla Dillon of Costa Mesa and Isabelle Ord and Jennifer Martin of Newport Beach. The nonprofit consists of about 750 women who volunteer to nurture a healthier and safer community while promoting volunteerism.
September 19, 2001
teams The Slammers girls under-12 club soccer team wrapped up a strong summer of action by winning the championship in two of the largest tournaments in the western United States. In July, the Slammers went to San Diego and won the Surf Cup championship, playing six games over a three-day period. The Slammers defeated teams from Dallas, Seattle, San Juan Capistrano, San Jose and Fresno before beating defending state champion Surf from San Diego for the title.
June 22, 2005
These people have been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of an intoxicant. They have only been arrested on suspicion of a crime and, as with all suspects, are considered innocent until proved guilty. COSTA MESA June 14 Oscar Gonzales, 28, San Juan Capistrano Tanya Michelle Taylor, 32, Los Angeles Friday Kevin Kiet Ngo, 41, Costa Mesa Keith William Miller, 25, Gladstone Frederick Carian, 26, Costa Mesa Saturday James Jolliffe, 59, city unavailable Roshan Dilip Bhakta, 21, Irvine Guy Michael Lugo, 22, Laguna Hills Sunday Gustavo Rios, 34, Santa Ana Michelle Elizabeth Stayner, 25, Huntington Beach Jose Alejandro Monterro Teo, 22, Costa Mesa Juan Jose Cortez, 52, Costa Mesa NEWPORT BEACH June 14 Jeffrey Alan Storlie, 27, Covina Jason Mark Tolerico, 31, Newport Beach Wednesday Marilyn Louise Blake, 54, Newport Beach Saturday Dean Randolph Zimmerman, 28, Long Beach
February 17, 2012
Dr. David Maurice Smith In loving memory of Dr. David Maurice Smith, 55, of Newport Beach, who passed away on February 9, 2012. Born on January 9, 1957 in Whittier, California. Loving husband and father to four children. He grew up in Whittier along with his two sisters and brother and attended California High School. He met his beloved wife, Donna, while growing up in Whittier, and had been together since she was thirteen years old. He and Donna both went on to UCLA and then to USC School of Dentistry.
February 12, 2000
Madeline Zuckerman Public Relations & Marketing Inc., a Newport Beach company, has added three new clients to its roster: Seismic Design Associates Inc.; The 2000 Capistrano Antiques and Garden Show; and South Coast Motorcars. The Laguna Niguel company Seismic Structural Design Associates produces reinforcement systems for high-rise structures. The Antique and Garden Show is a June event that will bring more than 60 antiques dealers to San Juan Capistrano.