Beer aficionados at UC Irvine's Anthill Pub have spent years getting their names carved into the walls by joining the Quarter Club, a collection of people--students, staff members, random people off the street--who have managed to drink at least one beer or glass of wine a day for an entire academic ... More >>
This year, we're going to publish our top drinks as well as our top restaurants, and I already know where the bone of contention will lie with my list; not all of these are cocktails. I don't want to put up something that may have rotated out of availability, since the best cocktails in Orange Count ... More >>
Though it goes without saying, we'll say it anyway: Fullerton's considerable contributions to history will probably forever be marred by a few rogue cops, their cowardly police chief and flip-flopping spokesperson. Happily the city has a few saving graces, not the least of whom is Leo Fender. While ... More >>
He may not be the most famous bluesman, but he's consistently good
South Coast Repertory's new artistic director will fit in just fine
Watch out for 3hree Things every Tuesday, where Riley Breckenridge, drummer of Orange County's favorite local alt-rock band Thrice, gives his take on life in Southern California as an OC native.taken by: yours truly The Right Field Pavilion at Angel Stadium is a strange place. And by "str ... More >>
Meet the ragtag band of craftsmen, entrepreneurs and weirdos at the heart of OC's surf industry
Food: It's one of the most important basic needs of human life. Human beings and just about every living being on Earth can live without any luxury, but cannot survive without food. We celebrate food. We spend large amounts of money on food. We explore diverse cultures through the food people eat ... More >>
[SUMMER GUIDE] No. 16 of the 100 Reasons to Be Ecstatic About Summer In OC!
Can a Mexican consular ID be used to prove you're of legal drinking age? The answer is not as simple as ABC
Chasen Marshall/OC WeeklyThe Brazilians will be celebrating Pupo's (yellow jersey) win tonight.UPDATE, MAY 7, 9:28 P.M.: In the end, Tanner Gudauskas couldn't be perfect. He was the only surfer left holding back the utter domination by the Brazilians. He held on until there were just minutes t ... More >>
The Place: Morton's The Steakhouse, locations in Santa Ana and Anaheim.The Hours: Mon.-Fri., 4:30-6:30 p.m. & 9 p.m. to close. Santa Ana also has the same hours on Sunday.The Deal: $5 beers; $6.50 wines; $7.50 Mortinis and cocktails. Bar bites ranging from $6 to $7. Anaheim lists bar bite de ... More >>
Roy Englebrecht's Battle of the Ballroom is no more, but he hopes his new hybrid boxing/MMA event will be a hit
Mary Bell/OC WeeklyWarpaintDecember 12, 2010The TroubadourDespite the few glitches in Warpaint's performance last night, one overriding truth emerged during their performance: These four artists are a musical match made in heaven.Between bassist Jenny Lindberg and drummer Stella Mozgawa's snakey, ... More >>
The contestants in KaraokeFest battle stage fright, self-doubt and one another
Where to go for the best deals and drinks
OC cops seek to expand anti-public-drinking laws to private property
Judge, DA, cops quietly admit they sent an innocent 20-year-old man to prison for 16 months
Romeos in Black Jeans: A night with Dave Alvin and his way Guilty Men
Even if you're not interested in the World Cup and hate soccer, you can still appreciate a story that begins the way this one from the BBC does: "Football's governing body has explained why up to 1,000 Dutch fans watched a World Cup tie wearing no trousers." (football=soccer, in those countries livi ... More >>
Murs and Lisa Bonet make for some real Atmosphere
Finally, something great from Canada besides Labatt Blue
Owner, Alex's Bar
Breaking international law via soup at Mariscos La Sirena
A guide to great food
Skirt Night At Costa Mesa Speedway
SUV the Earth!
Awards, violence, preening, bickering!
Will Wingnuts fly?
Greater Californias golden state
Hal Durham, 1944-2001
The fifth annual Calleys
And ditto for that guy at the sandpiper
Chicks, violence, implants and fists of fury!
Up in Smoke asks and answers: What happens to rap when its hard edge is draped with a little glitz?
And other perils of modern life
Lightweight champs! And loving it!
Should they? Should anybody?