<< Previous Page  |  1  |  ...  |  314  |  ...  |  628  |  ...  |  942  |  ...  |  1228  |  1229  |  1230  |  ...  |  1256  |  1257  |  Next Page >> 24561 - 24580 of 25128

  • Article

    Chillin With Uncle Sam - Feds to teens: Just say no, dude

    By Bob AulThe strangest site on the Internet has to be freevibe.com. Check it out if you're skeptical, and read the bizarre postings about the dangers of illegal drugs. They are written in the style of Seventeen magazine, in which grown-ups pepper t...

    by MARK BOAL on September 23, 1999
  • Article

    This weeks featured game: Denver vs. Kansas City

    Denver update:I just got back from a wedding in Denver. It was a couple of weeks before the start of the NFL season, and the whole town was abuzz with the news that Broncos coach Mike Shanahan had decided to bench his quarterback. Yes, BUBBY BRISTER...

    by Steve Lowery on September 23, 1999
  • Article

    More Crap, Farther Away

    Photo by Keith MayIf you think things were bad at the beach this summer, county officials have news for you. The Orange County Sanitation Districts (OCSD), which treats sewage for 21 Orange County agencies, may soon adopt an "ocean discharge plan" t...

    by Matt Coker on September 23, 1999
  • Article

    Dump This!

    Art by Bob AulYou are a tubby state assemblyman who threatened to introduce a law to take beach-closure decisions out of the hands of public-health officials and give that responsibility to City Hall hacks. "The water is clean," you asserted of Hunt...

    by ANONYMOUS on September 23, 1999
  • Article

    Beauty and the Beasts - The Dub All Stars video shoot vs. the wedding of the century

    Courtesy of Dreamworks SKGThe Long Beach Dub All Stars--known to most of you as Sublime with former All Dayguy Ras filling in for Brad Nowell because, you know, Brad's dead--are good guys. They're good guys if it doesn't bug you when rock stars deci...

    by REBECCA SCHOENKOPF on September 23, 1999
  • Article

    Man On the Beach

    Photo by Gabe SullivanWe went to Huntington Beach on Sept. 9 and asked three groups of people whose lives revolve around the ocean--surfers, beachfront vendors and lifeguards--how water pollution affects them. > Chris Kubicek, 27, surfer/drummer fo...

    by GABE SULLIVAN on September 23, 1999
  • Article

    Clean Beaches

    One day, about the time the Jetsons visit Orange County, there'll be bacteria counts posted at every Orange County beach. If by then we haven't succeeded in destroying the beaches, the counts will let beachgoers instantly know the risks of entering ...

    by ANTHONY PIGNATARO on September 23, 1999
  • Article

    Money Talks, Feces Disappears - Did politicians put tourism money ahead of public health in HB?

    Photo by Keith MaySid Garcia--a reporter for Channel 7, the ABC affiliate in Los Angeles--stood with the Huntington Beach shoreline as his backdrop for the evening news the day before the Labor Day holiday began. Thanks to massive amounts of hazardo...

    by R. Scott Moxley on September 23, 1999
  • Article

    A Sewer Runs Through It - The life and death of the Santa Ana River

    Photo by Keith MayFor millennia, the Santa Ana River flowed wild and dangerous, rushing out of the mountains east of Orange County, dropping several thousand feet in just 70 miles before emptying into coastal marshland near Huntington Beach. Attempt...

    by Nick Schou on September 23, 1999
  • Article

    The Kid Is Innocent - The only question is whether the DA will do anything to free 17-year-old Arthur Carmona

    Photo by Myles RobinsonJail corridors. The light gave no shadows. From some distant part of the building came the sounds of a man shouting indistinctly. Echoes, doors closing. The attorney and I looked at each other, a silent countdown, then walked ...

    by BOB EMMERS on September 23, 1999
  • Article

    Managed Scare

    Art by Bob AulA push by Kaiser Permanente, one of the nation's largest HMOs, to have its members bypass the 9-1-1 system and instead report potential medical emergencies to an 800 number maintained by the insurer doesn't sit well with the Associatio...

    by Matt Coker on September 16, 1999
  • Article

    This weeks featured game: Arizona (9-7 last season) at Philadelphia (3-13)

    Arizona update: Arizonans remain divided about whether to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day, but they're nearly unanimous when it comes to deviant sexual activity: celebrate good times! Last month, a Mesa woman admitted she'd lied about being rap...

    by Steve Lowery on September 16, 1999
  • Article

    The Circle of Life, Simba

    Art by Bob AulAfter shopping at Metro Pointe in Costa Mesa on Aug. 28, I used the pay phone near the Edwards Theatre. It is always difficult to hold packages, my purse, change and the phone number and not drop anything. Unfortunately, I put my walle...

    by ANONYMOUS on September 16, 1999
  • Article

    A Love/Hate Thing - Web prank stonewalls anti-gay attorneys

    AP/wide world photosSome observers heralded the domain hijack of godhatesfags.com from a family of 12 gay-hating Kansas civil-rights attorneys as the "Stonewall of the '90s." But the action is also raising serious First Amendment and online-security...

    by DONNA LADD on September 16, 1999
  • Article


    Contact us via voice mail at (714) 825-8432, or by e-mail: letters@ocweekly.com. Or write to Letters to the Editor, OC Weekly, P.O. Box 10788, Costa Mesa, CA 92627. Or fax: (714) 708-8410. Letters may be edited for clarity and length. All correspond...

    on September 16, 1999
  • Article

    Loving Lost Labors - Hurray for the four-day holiday!

    Photo by Jack GouldOkay, so Labor Day was primarily primary grays followed by fallish cerulean skies and not really conducive to barbecuing and was mostly spent recovering from the fabulous weekend preceding it1. But at least it was a day free of Th...

    by REBECCA SCHOENKOPF on September 16, 1999
  • Article

    Beach Reach - Public access jeopardized at Crystal Cove

    Photo by Keith MayIt's been a good summer for the Irvine Co., Orange County's largest private land owner. A few weeks ago, county supervisors allowed the firm to stick local taxpayers with potentially disastrous liability for the cliffs surrounding ...

    by R. Scott Moxley on September 16, 1999
  • Article

    Not Ready For Prime Time - Does new California law spell the end for the states junk-gun makers?

    Time may be running out for Southern California's most infamous export. Last week, California Governor Gray Davis signed a bill first sponsored by state Senator Richard Polanco (D-Los Angeles) that threatens to outlaw the manufacture of cheap, poorl...

    by Nick Schou on September 16, 1999
  • Article

    Small, Fuzzy Justice - Lies, corruption and a sock-stealing house pet

    Photo by Davis BarberFor decades, the California Department of Fish and Game (CDFG) has exercised a rigorous ban on that most pernicious, most terrifying, most insidious of threats to the Golden State: not the illegal immigrant, but the elusive, soc...

    by DAVID YOUNG on September 16, 1999
  • Article

    Slumlord Sweepstakes! - Is Eve Mitchell the countys most successful tenement entrepreneur?

    Photo by Jack GouldA county inspector driving along Trabuco Canyon Road a few weeks ago spotted a dump truck carrying a load of fill dirt. Because the county is cracking down on illegal grading in Trabuco Canyon and other parts of the county's backc...

    by BOB EMMERS on September 16, 1999
<< Previous Page  |  1  |  ...  |  314  |  ...  |  628  |  ...  |  942  |  ...  |  1228  |  1229  |  1230  |  ...  |  1256  |  1257  |  Next Page >> 24561 - 24580 of 25128
Anaheim Concert Tickets

From the Print Edition

The Passion of Kim Pham The Passion of Kim Pham

At 2:42 p.m. on July 24, the call came in: The jury in the Kim Pham case had reached a verdict. Over the next hour, people trickled into the Orange County… More >>

Judge Thomas M. Goethals to Prosecutor: Discover This! Judge Thomas M. Goethals to Prosecutor: Discover This!

Courtrooms can be confusing for a layperson. Lawyers and judges like to speak in a shorthand legalese that is essentially barking California code sections at one another: "1101(b)," says an… More >>

Surf Bros Must Die

I was in a shitty hotel in Amarillo, Texas, trying to get some sleep after 17 hours on the road, when I received a text from web editor Taylor Hamby. "Riots… More >>

Larry Agran the Leech Larry Agran the Leech

In January 2008, Larry Agran—the leader of a three-council-member, Democratic alliance that controlled the city of Irvine for more than half a decade—desperately needed to enlist outside professional help to… More >>

The Surf This Time The Surf This Time

It's nearly the Fourth of July, and the row of Main Street houses leading to downtown Huntington Beach are flamboyantly patriotic. Several porches are obscured by a pastiche of American-flag… More >>

Cops vs. Bros Cops vs. Bros

Between 2009 and this year, bros continue to get arrested each July 4, with 2012 being the peak year, with more than 50 arrests made. Clearly, the bros have not… More >>

'Bros, Stay Away' 'Bros, Stay Away'

They were the kicks seen 'round the world: Rioters on Main Street in downtown Huntington Beach smashing news boxes into smithereens. No publication was sacred—but no paper's box suffered worse… More >>

True Watermen True Watermen

"Not a riot," surfer Greg Starr says from his post at the Rockin' Fig, when asked about last year's, um, events after the U.S. Open of Surfing. "It was more… More >>

How Michael Deeds and Chris Delance From Long Beach Became the Last American Victims of the Khmer Rouge How Michael Deeds and Chris Delance From Long Beach Became the Last American Victims of the Khmer Rouge

Between 1975 and 1979, 2 million Cambodians died during their nation's four-year experiment in stone-age communism. In 1994, I began documenting atrocities carried out by the Khmer Rouge, the peasant… More >>

Both Sides of the Kim Pham Murder Trial Rely Heavily on Technology&mdash;And That's Messing Up the Case Both Sides of the Kim Pham Murder Trial Rely Heavily on Technology—And That's Messing Up the Case

Ever since word emerged in the early morning of Jan. 18 that a brutal fight occurred outside the Crosby in downtown Santa Ana and left a Vietnamese-American woman brain dead,… More >>