By: Heidi DarbyFestivals warrant endless tales of shenanigans, close calls, extreme bladder control, and of course, unforgettable live music. Overflowing lineups and constant interaction with strangers virtually guarantee festival fans a handful of outrageous stories -not to mention a bit of wisdom ... More >>
Luxe loncheras looking to attract hungry schoolkids may have to wait until way after the bell rings to do so if a proposed law goes into effect. Assemblyman Bill Monning (D-Carmel) introduced a state bill that would ban food trucks from parking within 1,500 feet of a public school between the hou ... More >>
We're pretty sure there's a holiday for every dessert out there, so it's little surprise that today is National Frozen Yogurt Day. The chill crew at Yogurtland is celebrating tonight, and you're invited.Valid at participating locations only (i.e., call them yourself), this offer is good for both ... More >>
You'd think that it's an opportunistic marketing move for 7-Eleven to pick today, 7/11, as the day for its annual Slurpee® giveaway; but according to its corporate website, July 11th is its actual birthday.It was also once their operating hours (from 7 a.m.-11 p.m.), as everyone knows. So natura ... More >>
Piss a cop off and they'll give you a ticket, but please 'em, and they'll give you a Slurpee.Together with 7-Eleven, the Irvine Police Department has reinstated "Operation Chill." Under the program, which began nationally in 1996 and is funded entirely by 7-Eleven, officers "ticket" kids who the ... More >>
John Gilhooley/OC WeeklyHere's a treat: We're doing a free ticket giveaway today instead of our usual Tuesday extravaganza because Jack's Mannequin is headlining! OC native, frontman Andrew McMahon, will be at the Roxy in LA on Wednesday to kick off 7-Eleven's 4-concert series (all tickets are on ... More >>
Talk about making it easy for buyers: Snoop Dogg's latest, Doggumentary, is available at 7-11s in Los Angeles.
When Luis Alberto Otero confessed to police he sodomized a female relative, the 25-year-old Santa Ana resident had a novel excuse: It was her idea.She was 8 at the time. And that was two years after he started penetrating her with his fingers.Otero has now been sentenced to 25 years to life in st ... More >>
Flickr user alpha du centaureOh, stop scoffing. We can see that face you're making: Ain't no shame in admiring a pretty drink every once in a while. While you'll usually find the cutesy cocktails with the cutesy garnish at things like bridal showers, outdoor wedding receptions, beach-side resorts ... More >>
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Flickr user ryanrocketshipThis Sunday, 7-Eleven is celebrating their birthday by giving away free Slurpees all day.
Peter Mai/OC WeeklyOn the third day of the Electronic Entertainment Expo, I was finally able to have a hands-on demonstration of Nintendo's newly announced 3DS hand-held system. Although the system exceeded the already high expectations that I had, there were still a number of issues that prevent ... More >>
The Bravery proved a lot of people wrong when "Believe" hit big in 2007--honestly, who didn't think that they would be one-hit wonders after "An Honest Mistake," merely riding the nouveau-new wave...wave? It looks like they'll be around for a bit, with a third album in the works, and a tour--one ... More >>
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