There's no real justification on this ostensibly Orange County literary-themed blog for me writing about the American poet Gregory Orr this morning except that the world is, thankfully, much larger than us, our region, our stories. And that I am feeling grateful, a bit humble after a week of some te ... More >>
At least three Orange County filmmakers hope to begin 2013 with enough funds to complete their projects.All are relying on the financial kindness of strangers through Kickstarter.com--and only have days to go to make their cinematic dreams come true.
If you reside in Mission Viejo, congratulations, you sleep at night in the safest city in Orange County, according to rankings based on FBI crime data.Meanwhile, if you are a purse, stereo or other valuable item inside a car parked at the Shops at Mission Viejo--or a vehicle itself parked there-- ... More >>
For five straight years, Irvine has billed itself as "America's Safest City," but new FBI rankings show it's not even the safest city in Orange County.
This leads to an obvious question:
What's your problem with Irvine, FBI?