6 days ago | Lists
The '90s were obviously an important time for OC music. It's typically the period that most people think of when they slap a label on our native sound—the flourishing third wave ska movement, pop punk and FM alt rock. And while '96 in particular d...
6 days ago | Environment
At last night's Orange County Water District (OCWD) meeting in Fountain Valley, more than 60 people gathered to show their disapproval of the proposed Huntington Beach desalination plant. Although most in attendance seemed to have already taken a&...
7 days ago | Environment
The Orange County Coastkeeper, a nonprofit organization that serves as a proactive steward for fresh and saltwater ecosystems, is calling on OC residents to attend a meeting tonight concerning the cost of distributing desalinated water f...
9 days ago | Bong Blotter
With California on the knife edge of legalization, Orange County has become known as the land of brutal dispensary raids and corrupt cops. But last week's raid on the Oklevueha Native American Church (ONAC) in Costa Mesa strayed from the typi...
13 days ago | Bong Blotter
Driving on Main Street in Santa Ana, you’ll see everything from grocery stores to paint-chipped dive bars to auto loan offices with sun-bleached windows layered in dust. But now, for the first time in OC history, you’ll see two brand new billboard...
19 days ago | Environment
As California heads into it's fifth drought year, water districts statewide are looking for new sources of water. Ocean desalination, a process that removes minerals from saline water, is the gaining popularity among some officials, desp...