• Blogs

    November 20, 2014

    Ten Thanksgiving Dinner Options in OC

    While most places are closed on Thanksgiving, there are some that aren't. Disneyland, movie theaters and the following spots are establishments we came up with when rustling up some recommendations. It's a list 'o fun, alphabetized and peppered with noteworthy details. Location info links below guid ... More >>

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    November 28, 2012

    Long Beach Lunch: Maru Maki Sushi

    The restaurants near the corner of Broadway and Alamitos Avenue are an intriguing slice of Long Beach life. LGBT-catering Hamburger Mary's butts up against Roscoe's Chicken and Waffles while the dive-y Irish pub Clancy's stares at Maru Maki Sushi across the street. Unfortunately, the tiny Japane ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 16, 2011

    OC Foodie Fest 2011 Announces Food Truck Lineup

    Christopher Victorio/OC WeeklyLast year's event. ​This is the big one, folks. The Coachella of OC food truck events. Get out your walking shoes, elastic waistbands/maxi dresses and dollar bills. The OC Foodie Fest 2011 is coming to the Angel Stadium of Anaheim in two weeks--Sat., Aug. 27. It' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 10, 2011

    Taste of Anaheim Coming to the GardenWalk on May 12

    ​The 16th annual Taste of Anaheim will take place on Thursday, May 12 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the GardenWalk on Katella Avenue. Tickets are $40 in advance, $45 at the door, and that includes tastes of food from all the restaurants.The tasting includes recently-opened and soon-to-open restaurants ... More >>

  • Music

    April 28, 2011

    Street Spirit: Repaved and Reenergized

    [Locals Only] After a brief hiatus, the Santa Ana alt-rockers are back with a trimmed-down lineup and a new drummer

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2010

    TGIF: Thank God it's Friday--the Temper Trap is in Town, Among Other Bands

    www.thetempertrap.comThe Temper Trap​This Friday is a chance to reenact your Joseph Gordon Levitt fantasies. Not the Inception ones-the Temper Trap, a.k.a. the band that first got wider attention due to (500) Days of Summer and then did the Diet Coke ad with "Sweet Disposition," are still on a mis ... More >>

  • Music

    October 21, 2010

    Oh Girl's Got Sunshine

    [Locals Only] Is this duo as funny onstage as they seem in real life?

  • Blogs

    May 23, 2010

    A New Sports Bar to Open Near Disneyland

    Google Street View​Friend, tipster and fellow blogger Brekkie Fan spotted a new sports bar called Clancy's Clubhouse replacing the defunct Il Capo on Harbor, blocks away from The Magic Kingdom in Anaheim.According to the restaurant's still-in-progress website, Clancy's will debut sometime in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 22, 2009

    Video: The Lyrics Game, 'Untitled'

    When Long Beach/Cypress band the Lyrics Game were profiled in OC Weekly's Locals Only section last month, one observation in the article was the lack of focus on their cellist, Chris McCarthy, on their five-song EP Home Edition. It was speculated there that things would probably be different in a li ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2009

    To Do Tonight - 6/16

    Free Tacos & DJ, 5 p.m.Free is pretty much everyone's favorite word in the English language. Gorge yourself on some free tacos starting as a live DJ spins.Cantina Lounge, 2736 E. Nutwood Ave., Fullerton, CA; 714-879-8094The Third Annual Bloomsday on Broadway-West, 6 p.m.Bloomsday is a commemora ... More >>

  • Culture

    March 5, 2009
  • Blogs

    June 16, 2008

    Get drunk tonight. It's the Irish way.

    If you aren't a fan of literature or the Irish, chances are you had no idea that today is Bloomsday, a traditional Irish celebration in recognition of author James Joyce. Well, it just so happens that Alive Theater company is currently performing Lucia Mad, the story of Joyce's schizophrenic daugh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2008

    To Do Tonight 4/30

    World-Class Beer Tasting Wednesdays, 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Enjoy the frites (we prefer them avec mayonnaise) and learn to love something other than Budweiser. Price: $14 Per Person KIMERA 19530 Jamboree Rd. Irvine, CA 92612 949-261-1222 It’s Too Darn Hot: Climate Change Panel, 7 p.m. Special gues ... More >>

  • News

    March 23, 2006

    Let Me Be Frank

    Paul Frank talks about what's next and why, so far, it's not being Paul Frank

  • Features

    October 20, 2005
  • Features

    April 1, 2004

    Planet of the Ape

    Talking to Paul Frank without using the M-word

  • Features

    December 26, 2002

    Toxic Politics

    District Attorney Tony Rackauckas weighed his own political future against the safety of Orange County's drinking water and decided to save his own skin

  • News

    September 6, 2001

    Orange (County) Julius

    Touch Paul Franks monkeyonline