Chasen Marshall/OC WeeklyUPDATE, SEPT. 7, 5:11 P.M.: According to a Orange County coroner's report, Russ Yamada died of a heart attack on Saturday afternoon, reports NBC Los Angeles. The 42-year-old Torrance resident had been surfing at a surf break called Old Man's in San Onofre State Park ... More >>
An anti-tax group and a coalition of businesses quietly led by Texas oil companies have launched a signature drive for a November ballot initiative that would suspend California's pioneering law to combat global warming.Meanwhile, a Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E)-bankrolled measure that cons ... More >>
Is the public entitled to know who has been granted police powers in California?
Or are cops entitled to, as they claim, near-national-security-level secrecy about such basic information as their names and what department employs them?
These were the type of questions the California Supreme Court ... More >>
Despite the fact that the new year sports a number associated with operating outside the law-- this year is '007, after all-- a raft of new state laws are kicking in well before the year loses that new calendar smell.
You can no longer chain your dog to any "stationary object" (tree, dog house, etc ... More >>
San Diego has no business in San Diego County. At least, that's what their City Council seems to think.
In our Best "Best of OC" Issue yet, Dave Wielenga eloquently described one of the major problems with the Save Trestles campaign: apathy. Surfers and the surf industry pay lip service to their be ... More >>