OC Weekly Staff
10 months ago | Year In Review
There's a plenty of reasons we need to look back at the stories that helped define OC music in 2016. For one, it helps to remind ourselves that even in a year of indescribable loss, we actually managed to survive it. But through all the craziness,...
11 months ago | Politics
Keep refreshing this post from now until the end of Election Day for the best damn coverage in Orange County, period. Latest updates will always be at the top—enjoy! Oh, and #fucktrump NOV. 7, 4:45 p.m. Finally checked that voicemail that's been o...
12 months ago | OC News
Time was when we used to give endorsements in this paper . . . and that time will never return. Too many of the candidates we supported became evil (Larry Agran and Nativo Lopez, to name the two most egregious examples) or stand no chance because ...
12 months ago | Best of OC
Our selections for the Best Music in Orange County from our 2016 Best Of OC Issue. Best Club DJ: Funk Freaks Funk Freaks are more than a hipster attempt at nostalgia. For the DJs who pack the dance floor at Original Mike's every last Friday of the...
1 year ago | Food News
BEST RESTAURANT Taco Maria We figured Taco Maria had a nice two-year run as the county's best restaurant, that chef Carlos Salgado wouldn't mind if we spread the love elsewhere, that there were a bunch of other OC spots worthy of the crown. And th...
1 year ago
The spindly warrior sculpture, frail muscle barely hanging on his frame, stands hunched, holding a shield and a spear. A deer skull for a head, the antlers flare into the sky, face tilting to the ground, silently guarding against something he may ...