4 hrs ago
Los Angeles Times
Prostitute tortured, held captive in O.C. motels for days, police say
A group of kidnappers tortured a prostitute in Costa Mesa and Westminster motel rooms for about a week before officers were able to free her, authorities said Tuesday.
9 hrs ago
The Campbell Reporter
Obamacare in California: Study finds 58 percent of previously uninsured now have health coverage
Newport Beach restaurant owner Sandra Lopez recently obtained health coverage for her family after years of being uninsured.
12 hrs ago
Gross Says Investors Should Say 'Good...
'The global economy is left to depend on economic growth for further advances and it is growth that is now and has recently been historically deficient,' the manager of the world's biggest bond fund wrote in a commentary on Newport Beach, California-based Pimco's website.
20 hrs ago
Los Angeles Times
L.A. lawmakers are warned that police officers will leave without a raise
Officer Luis Ortega, left, watches as LAPD officers head to the City Council chamber as the Los Angeles Police Protective League, the union that represents 9,900 rank-and-file officers, rally and attend the council meeting in Los Angeles to call for a "fair and equitable contract."
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Glendale housing for low-income seniors, retired veterans opens its doors
A once-dilapidated 1920s-era brick building in south Glendale will now have a new life as a home for low-income seniors and retired veterans.
The Orange County Register
Allison Coburn and Steven Marshall have been appointed to facilities project manager roles at Rancho Santiago Community College District.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Hotel California by the Sea Welcomes Industry Leader BJ Hickman as New Executive Director
BJ Hickman has been appointed Executive Director at Hotel California by the Sea, an addiction recovery center for professional men.
KBS Reit II Sells Two WestLake Park in Houston
Two WestLake Park is a 455,476-square-foot building situated within the 58-acre, 2.3 million-square-foot Westlake Park.
Canyon Funds Development of Lifestyle Destination Retail in Huntington Beach, California
Pacific City is located in the heart of Huntington Beach, adjacent to the downtown area and directly facing the world-famous Pacific Coast Highway.
First Foundation Announces New Sub-Advisory Engagement
As of June 30, 2014, the total assets of these funds were in excess of $182 million.
Kobe Bryant to set his firm's headquarters in Newport Beach
Council members authorized the sale Tuesday of a city-owned property in west Newport Beach, Calif., to Kobe Inc. for use as a global headquarters.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Medford Mail Tribune
Free, financial 'GPS' service aims to make planning ... fun?
Using the online money management platform FlexScore is like driving a car, said Jason Gordo, chief executive and co-founder.
Summer lull mixed bag for this unlikely pro
"It's the world's most inefficient market," Mike Shapiro says of the luxury home market.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Get on Board With This Calorie-Torching Fitness Trend
There's a reason celebs love stand-up paddleboarding : It's low-impact, it tones you head to toe and it can torch more than 400 calories an hour! "From the time you step on, you're engaging your back, legs, core and small stabilizing muscles to maintain balance," says Noelle Kozak, co-founder of Board Rider Adventures in Newport Beach, California.
Gas May Not Be Restored for Days Following Leak
A message from the Newport Beach Police Department regarding the gas leak: Yesterday, a contractor damaged a natural gas line serving our community, resulting in the interruption of service on the Balboa Peninsula.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants and Makar Properties Join Forces on...
Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants announced today a new partnership with Makar Properties to open its newest boutique hotel in Goleta, Calif., The Goodland.
Huntington Beach Independent
Paddleboard record attempt: 'Superman does this kind of stuff'
Friends, family and other supporters cheered, whistled and waved at 34-year-old Will Schmidt, who is finishing a possible record-setting attempt to stand-up paddleboard solo down the Pacific Coast, as he pulled up to chartered yacht Paradiso in Newport Harbor on Wednesday.
The Daily Breeze
Southern California to sizzle Thursday, officials issue heat warnings
The Southland will sizzle in above-normal temperatures today -- with valley areas in the 100s -- amid warnings to the public to take steps to guard against becoming ill in the heat.
More development near Fashion Island? Newport voters to decide
Some developments, like nearly 1,400 homes at Banning Ranch in West Newport, have been approved but not built.
Los Angeles Times
Round-Up: Cuban heavy metal, Chicago tailgaters, the science of Koons
The estate of Vivian Maier , the Chicago nanny whose pictures have become a posthumous sensation, are at the heart of a dispute between the various men who acquired her archive after her death.