[Trendzilla] Rustichella, Udi's and other companies are riding the latest foodie trend
Every second and fourth Wednesday night of the month, legendary bartender/chef/restaurant insider Dave Mau hosts Dinner with Dave at Memphis at the Santora, where he treats drinkers to a free meal and live music as the evening progresses. To remind ustedes of this great night, Dave treats us ev ... More >>
[Ask Exene] A Woman's Advice on Being a Man
Exene Cervenka is a writer, visual artist and punk rock pioneer. The OC transplant is the lead singer for X, the Knitters and Original Sinners. If you want to ask the legendary vocalist for advice, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.DEAR EXENE, My wife (like you) has multiple sclerosis. She ... More >>
Pearl Jam's Mike McCready fights Crohn's disease with some help from his UFO tribute band
A Newport Beach doctor, who was facing 10 allegations by the state's medical board, surrendered his license yesterday at 5 p.m. The state board launched its investigation of Dr. Jonathan Sadai after he allegedly charged for services he didn't render in 2008. A female patient, refer ... More >>
A Canadian man wishes his wife had not come to Synergy Health Concepts in Newport Beach for treatment.Make that, his late wife.Maralyn Clarke, 56, suffered a massive brain hemorrhage hours after having her neck veins opened at the clinic, where the Calgary woman had undergone an experimental vein ... More >>
Missy Elliott reveals she's had Graves' disease--an autoimmune disease that affects the thyroid--since 2008. Elliott told People Magazine that the symptoms came suddenly: "I was [driving and] trying to put my foot on the brake, but my leg was jumping. I couldn't keep the brake down and almo ... More >>
If, like me, you are allergic to crustaceans and never get to try their yummy goodness, then you may want to pass on this contest. Or, you can just go to the Port of Los Angeles Lobster Festival to watch a bunch of great bands--many of whom are local.John Doe and Exene Cervenka are performing. So ... More >>
Flickr user othermaciej under Creative CommonsWhy is it so hard to find properly written menus? Some are too concise and offer no details; others can't shut up. Below are twelve helpful hints for people doing menu writing.
The only thing that makes us prouder than writing about kick-ass bands inside our county lines is watching them combine forces to kick-ass for charitable non-profit organizations.
Michael HyattObama's health care speech to the joint session of Congress last night has left the issue fresh in a lot of people's minds--and someone that recently lost health care is Andrea Folmer, owner of Vintage Vulture in Orange. To help her out, Exene Cervenka of first wave punk band X has p ... More >>
Exene Cervenka, lead singer of X, posted some news that require lots of good vibes sent her way. Here it is. "After some months of not feeling 100% healthy, I recently had some medical tests run and the prognosis is that I am suffering from Multiple Sclerosis. Apparently, it has been af ... More >>
Exercising and eating right can help prevent any number of diseases. You're on your own when it comes to consumption but for exercise you can walk all this next weekend in different parts of Irvine to help keep not only yourself healthy but millions of others as well. That's because the city just ha ... More >>
… or, Drive, He Snored. Ever feel you spend all your waking hours in your car? Well, thanks to modern science, now you can also spend your non-waking hours trapped in traffic. The Associated Press reports: All sleeping pills, including the blockbusters Ambien and Lunesta, may s ... More >>
Disney employees claim Goofys Kitchen made them sick