Gustavo Arellano is the editor of OC Weekly, author of the syndicated column ¡Ask a Mexican!, and Taco USA: How Mexican Food Conquered America. He started at the paper with an angry, fake letter to the editor and went from there—only in Anacrime!
18 hours ago | OC Media
On Friday, the suits at Digital First Media, the new-ish owners of the Orange County Register, told the paper's editorial-page manager John Seiler that his position was being eliminated. He was given just a couple of hours to gather his belongings...
3 days ago | Politics
Earlier today, I was telling a reporter for a national publication who might do a story on Orange County...something...to never underestimate Loretta Sanchez, the longtime congresswoman who's running for Dianne Feinstein's California Senator seat ...
4 days ago | Orange Feathers
For this week's "Orange Feathers," calendar editor Aimee Murillo (who's heading this weekend's OC Zine Fest in SanTana) decided to take on the upcoming Beach Goth festival at Oak Canyon Ranch. Take it away, Aimee! Here's my little dig at Beach Got...
4 days ago | Art
As we all bake in this weekend's heat wave, take a moment to envy the residents of downtown SanTana's Grand Central Art Center. Keeping them cool is a massive air conditioner currently parked on Sycamore Street, tubes piping cold AF air into the l...
4 days ago | Drink of the Week
OC’s best bar recently launched their summer menu, a hearty helping of orange shrimp, perfect sliders and more meals designed to tastefully soak up the ever-stunning libations of Jason Schiffer’s crew. The chingón is also working on some new drink...
4 days ago | Food Reviews
What's going on with the shopping plaza across Edinger Avenue from Golden West College in Huntington Beach? Most of the businesses have temporary plastic banners in place of marquees, and scaffolding and fencing are everywhere. Just the other day,...