Homegoods store Anna'a Linens to open in Augusta next week

...retailer An na's Linens will lift the veil on its new Augusta store Aug. 15.The home goods and decor company based in Costa Mesa, Calif., is opening at 3412 Wrightsboro Road, within Augusta Square shopping center.Anna's Linens sells bedding...

NASCAR hits Matt Kenseth with big penalty

...points during that time. He also was docked 50 car owner points while Toyota, which supplies the JGR engines through Costa Mesa, Calif.-based TRD, lost five points in the manufacturer standings.JGR said it would appeal.It's been a...

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Matt Kenseth blasts NASCAR

...the part found to be too light was installed by Toyota Racing Development, which builds engines for JGR at a shop in Costa Mesa, Calif., Kenseth said."They show up on a truck or an airplane, get taken out and bolted in the car," he said...


...knocked out Sail Fernandez, of Los Angeles, in third round on Saturday at The Hangar at the OC Fair and Event Center in Costa Mesa, Calif.Fernandez, who weighed 144 pounds, was also making his pro debut. IditarodTwo teams are in a tight raceIn...

Nancy Pruden

...Fields, Madison and Rivers Gray, all of Westerville, OH, Aubrey White of Augusta; sister: Sharon Hoskins Ward of Costa Mesa, CA, brother-in-law Jack Pruden (Sharon), sisters-in-law Lilly Wilhite (Frank), Deloris Pike all of Newburgh...

Logano's Nationwide win keeps Gibbs streak alive

...for Gibbs, who has run only winners here since Feb. 2008. Toyota's headquarters also are nearby in Long Beach and Costa Mesa."It's important to keep a streak going," Logano said. "You don't want to be the guy that didn't win it and...

Ironman 70.3 Augusta results

...Kristine Kester, Duluth, Ga. - 4:56:02 3 - Laurie O'Brien, Alpharetta, Ga. - 4:56:47 4 - Diana Greenwood, Costa Mesa, Calif. - 5:00:12 5 - Rhonnda Cloinger, Knoxville, Tenn. - 5:06:55 6 - Janie Davis, Birmingham, Ala...

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'G-Force' likely to put guinea pigs atop pet list

...The Orange County Cavy (aka guinea pig) Haven in Costa Mesa has already posted urgent Internet pleas to parents asking...impulse buys, said Susan Lee, director and CEO of the Costa Mesa group. Jan Davidson, founder of Deerbrook Guinea Pig...

Life & style
Foreign experience gains reward

...said. It was Feb. 17, 1999. Only three years earlier, Mr. Gratias had been enrolled at Orange Coast College in Costa Mesa, Calif. That was the start of a 10-year journey to earn his college degree, one that culminated in a prestigious...

Metro | Augusta State University
Store relieves customer stress by handling auction

...with similar stores situated mostly in large metro areas. Major players include Monrovia, Calif.-based iSold It, Costa Mesa, Calif.-based QuikDrop and Nashville, Tenn.-based Snappy Auctions. Drop-off eBay stores such as these were...