Gaze across the Salton Sea, a sparkling oasis in the California desert, and you’ll see white plumes of steam rising against the hazy Chocolate Mountains. The steam comes from 11 geothermal power plants,
Oktoberfest at Old World Village’s German Restaurant in Huntington Beach was back in business Wednesday night with a flood of support after explosions in an electrical vault over the weekend injured five
When the last undeveloped lagoon in Mexico that was crucial for gray whale migration was threatened with a giant salt production plant, the heiress of an oil tycoon’s fortune stepped up. Orange County-based
Main Beach Park is getting a fresh new look, but what exactly the facelift looks like will be up to the Laguna Beach City Council to decide Tuesday. The park, located along Coast Highway between the city’s
There is a line in the now-classic film “The Graduate,” where Benjamin Braddock, played by Dustin Hoffman, receives some unsolicited advice about his future from Mr. McGuire, played by Walter Brooke. Mr.
The Newport Beach City Council is holding off on finalizing the award of a $500,000 state grant to enhance the Civic Center Park sculpture garden so it can make a closer read of the terms and conditions
Lightning struck Venice Beach in 2014, killing a 20-year-old swimmer and injuring more than a dozen others. Emergency responders sprang into action to get 20,000 people out of the water and off the sand.
The fleeting sight of Stoney Point, a collection of flaky sandstone boulders north of Los Angeles, spurred a teenage Royal Robbins to hop off a freight train and get climbing. It was the ‘50s, and the
Basketball Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar answers questions about his mystery books featuring Sherlock Holmes’ older brother Mycroft from his business manager, strategist and “iconomist,” Deborah Morales,