Orange County BBQ BonanzaBabyyyyy, baby back ribs [barbecue sauce] at the Orange County BBQ Bonanza. You're busy people. Let us plan your weekend for you. Happy eating! TODAYOrange County BBQ Bonanza What: BBQ ribs, pulled pork, tri-tip, sausages. And maybe some Handi Wipes. The four- ... More >>
Christopher Victorio/OC WeeklyWhen does a clustertruck become news? Just putting together several trucks--even a dozen--is no longer newsworthy. Charities work with clustertrucks all the time, because it solves two birds with one stone: it's an existing event, which eases the logistics problems, ... More >>
Robert Rizzo, Bell's disgraced ex-city manager, went from earning $800,000 per year to working off a community-service sentence as part of a DUI conviction out of his residence in Huntington Beach.Now comes word he has shifted from volunteering at a thrift store to parking cars for the Internatio ... More >>
Flickr user andrewcurrieDamn you, Cinnabon. Damn you and your evil scent that pervades every corner of an airport or mall food court. Cinnabon stores have really efficient staff, too, so lines move quickly and the hot cinnamon rolls move throughout the airport, causing their siren-like scent to w ... More >>
We hear all sorts of horror stories of pups not even allowed at outdoor restaurants thanks to Health Department restrictions... and even with all the nice weather and patios around here, it can be difficult finding a place to fine with your furry equivalent(s). Here's a list of five dog-friendly ... More >>
Christopher VictorioRussell from Up, some decades later...On a beeeautiful Saturday afternoon, Cosplayers of all kinds--from Snow
White and Naruto to Pedo Bear and Mortal Kombat--gathered at
Craig Regional Park in Fullerton for a SoCal Cosplay meet-up. There were hot anime babes dressed up in p ... More >>
Soaring platter of deathThe man who invented the Frisbee died last Tuesday at his home in Monroe,
Utah. Walter Fredrick Morrison was 90.A 6-year-old boy was
hit in the head by an errant disc thrown from Huntington Beach Central Park's Disc Golf Course, prompting his mother to file a formal compla ... More >>
TheMuck.orgShirley Zoeter MuckenthalerTwo women strongly tied to Orange County history have passed away.Shirley Zoeter Muckenthaler, whose husband's family built the
Muckenthaler Cultural Center in Fullerton and who was involved in
charitable work in her own right, died at her home Jan. 3 after a ... More >>
Open Mic Night, 9 p.m.Bring your poetry, acoustic music and snaps to Long Beach's favorite (non-chain!) coffeehouse.Portfolio Coffeehouse, 2300 Fourth St., Long Beach, CA; 562-434-2486
ASID/OCC Design Tour, 3 p.m.New ideas for summer tabletops from Lynn Chichi of Chichi's Tabletal ... More >>
The Orange County Board of Supervisors approved a lease Tuesday with the Bolsa Chica Conservancy for an 8,000-square-foot interpretive center at the Bolsa Chica wetlands. Gardens, classrooms, science laboratories, multipurpose exhibit halls and bird and wildlife viewing decks are included in the inc ... More >>
It's a fact of barely contested sprawl that with little room left to build out, residences are being built up. And so we now have high-rise living spaces popping up in Irvine, Santa Ana and places you really don't want to be caught dead in. And so we now have a charity ... More >>
Two corporations doing business in Irvine that are the subjects of a noteworthy/notorious whistleblower's fraud investigations have now apparently drawn the attention of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.The SEC is reviewing whether James Peterson, CEO of Irvine-based defense industry comp ... More >>
AUDIO OVERLOAD BATTLE FINALS, 7:30 p.m.
We've got ourselves a spin off (the DJ kind, not the sitcom variety).
1652 W. Lincoln Ave.
Anaheim CA 92801
LECTURE: COLE PORTER, 1 p.m.
I've got you under my skin.
Bowers Museum of Cultural Art
2002 N. Main St.
Santa Ana CA 92701
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