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  • PHOTOS: Firefighters make progress on Highway Fire
    CORONA, Calif. (AP) — Cooperative weather and the efforts of hundreds of firefighters helped beat back flames Sunday that had threatened hundreds of homes near… ... read more
    Source: Top Stories OC RegisterPublished on 2015-04-19By ASSOCIATED PRESS
    2 hours ago
  • Director reveals plot for ‘Star Wars’ film ‘Rogue One’
    The Jedis are all but extinct, the Old Republic is in turmoil and the threat of the Death Star is looming in “Rogue One,” fans… ... read more
    Source: Top Stories OC RegisterPublished on 2015-04-19By ASSOCIATED PRESS
    3 hours ago
  • Newport Beach Film Festival ready to roll for a 16th year
    At the Newport Beach Film Festival headquarters, tucked into a strip of one-story offices near John Wayne Airport, staff members were quietly bent over their… ... read more
    Source: Top Stories OC RegisterPublished on 2015-04-19By BY ANTONIE BOESSENKOOL
    3 hours ago
  • Whiting: Judge Kelly, spare us a recall and step down
    According to sentiment on, gulp, social media we should remove from the bench if not do far worse to Judge M. Marc Kelly for slashing… ... read more
    Source: Top Stories OC RegisterPublished on 2015-04-19By BY DAVID WHITING
    5 hours ago
  • Wage war: As low wage protests grow, some companies are making concessions. But are they enough?
    The eggheads at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology say a living wage for one person in Orange County is $13.12 an hour, so long as… ... read more
    Source: Top Stories OC RegisterPublished on 2015-04-19By BY TERI SFORZA
    9 hours ago
  • Redefining manhood for troubled teens; restorative justice in Santa Ana stresses Latino cultural identity
    SANTA ANA – It was Jesus Reyes’ turn to speak. Reyes, 15, had been hanging out with the wrong crowd. He was tagging walls and… ... read more
    Source: Top Stories OC RegisterPublished on 2015-04-19By BY ALEJANDRA MOLINA
    9 hours ago
  • Desalination could provide O.C. an infinite water supply, but at a steep cost
    Desalination promises a world with no limits. Or at least fewer of them.If water – for your lawn, for your shower, for the orchards of… ... read more
    Source: Top Stories OC RegisterPublished on 2015-04-18By BY AARON ORLOWSKI
    18 hours ago
  • Food safety violations jump at restaurants
    County health inspectors logged steep climbs in forced restaurant closures and major food safety violations last year, raising new concerns about Orange County’s shrunken oversight… ... read more
    Source: Top Stories OC RegisterPublished on 2015-04-18By BY KEEGAN KYLE
    18 hours ago