7 years ago | OC News
What's an Applachian coal-mining foe doing in the GOP tea party stronghold of Orange County?"She's red meat for the eco-nuts," said Ed Amador, co-organizer of Saturday's Treehuggers' Ball in bucolic Baker Canyon for the Canyon Land Conservation Fu...
8 years ago | OC News
Structural engineer Bob Scheibel is no stranger to disaster. On Sept. 11, 2001, he was flown to Ground Zero on the only flight across U.S. skies that night, to help stabilize the twisted wreckage and save lives. Last week, Scheibel was glad to get...
8 years ago
The Gift That Keeps On TakingDon Bren’s Irvine Ranch Conservancy wants $20 million in public funds to manage land that he’s ‘giving’ the countyEast of Irvine’s rote stucco glens, where the streetlights finally fade an...
8 years ago | Breaking News
UPDATED WITH PHOTOS FROM THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS MEETING . . . He's got a gift. Donald Bren, the secretive, aging multi-billionaire who chairs The Irvine Co., has an undisputed gift for preservation. He sets aside, and preserves, and then preserv...