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Republican activist sentenced for embezzling from Rohrabacher?s re-election fund
Apr 25, 2017 7:51 pm
A Republican activist who embezzled more than $200,000 from Rep. Dana Rohrabacher’s re-election campaign was ordered Tuesday to serve a year in jail and five years of formal probati...
How to listen to Stagecoach 2017 on the radio
Apr 25, 2017 7:50 pm
Pandora is live streaming the Stagecoach Country Music Festival April 28-30.
STEAM carnival at Great Park raises $57,000 to benefit Irvine public schools
Apr 25, 2017 7:50 pm
IRVINE More than 3,500 people attended the third annual STEAM Carnival that coincided with host Irvine Public Schools Foundation’s 20th Birthday Bash. The Saturday, April 22, event ...
Earth Day isn?t just a one-day fling at The Ecology Center in San Juan Capistrano
Apr 25, 2017 7:44 pm
If you care about the environment and were able to attend The Ecology Center’s Earth Day celebration April 22 in San Juan Capistrano, congratulations. If you weren’t able to make i...
?Flip or Flop? with Tarek and Christina El Moussa renewed for Season 7, despite split
Apr 25, 2017 7:43 pm
HGTV has ordered 20 episodes.
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Install a New Fireplace Surround and Gas Logs
Mar 9, 2017 6:12 pm
Dear James: It's a mess carrying firewood indoors, so I want to modernize my old brick fireplace with one that uses gas logs. Are there any tips on how to do this project myself? -- Kathy H.
Select and Work with a General Contractor
Feb 23, 2017 2:52 am
Dear James: An architect is almost finished with the plans for my house. I need to select a good general contractor, but have heard of many potential problems. What is the best way to insure a good jo...
Select Room Wall Colors to Impact Room Size
Feb 16, 2017 1:51 am
Dear James: We are downsizing to a new house. We are trying to determine the best colors to paint the rooms to make it look more spacious. What do you recommend for various rooms? -- Renee K.
Install a Ceramic Tile Floor
Feb 9, 2017 3:20 am
Dear James: We have vinyl kitchen flooring which is badly worn. We think a ceramic tile floor would look good and wear well. Can this be put over any old floor and what are some installation tips? -- ...
Eliminate Drywall Shadow Lines on Walls
Feb 2, 2017 3:00 am
Dear James: I am remodeling two rooms. I hung and finished drywall in one room, but there are shadow lines at many joints. Do you have any joint finishing tips to create flat, hidden joints? -- Steve ...
Collecting Rain Water
Jan 26, 2017 4:36 am
Most local residents are grateful for the recent rains, despite the many problems that it caused, such a flooding and auto accidents.
Repair Old Wooden Windows
Jan 26, 2017 4:02 am
Dear James: The wood frame windows in my vintage house are pretty deteriorated. I want to repair them, not replace them, to maintain its character. What repairs to them can I do myself? -- Don H.