"Food and cooking are entertaining. People listen when I tell them a story about food."Currently, Pascal is mentoring a number of chefs: At French 75 in Laguna Beach, his chef is Greg Moore, and at Savannah Chop House it's Chris Tzorin. They plan to brand ourselves as the 'Master Chef and Young Chef ... More >>
As we all hopefully know by now, Bob Saget isn't a bit like Danny Tanner in real life. Well, he is a dad and he is a caring guy...but the buck stops there. What comes out of Bob's mouth while he is on stage is a verbal lashing of twisted jokes and scenarios, wickedly funny statements and of course, ... More >>
For the two years Monica Oreyzi has been battling leukemia, English bulldog Topolie has been at the Aliso Viejo 13-year's side.But Topolie went missing last week, and now Oreyzi's father is appealing to the public in hopes of reuniting the 6-year-old dog with his ailing daughter.
The Huntington Beach City Council is poised tonight to pass an ordinance that would outlaw pet stores that get dogs and cats from commercial breeders.The so-called "puppy mill" ban, which was approved on first reading two weeks ago, is scheduled to go before the council meeting at 6 tonight.
A 70-year-old Buena Park woman who had four Yorkshire terriers recently stolen from her, only to have two later returned, is now offering a reward for the other pair.Linda Bush will give $2,500 for the return of the female puppy, but the bounty is upped to $5,000 for mother Staci, a Yorkie who wa ... More >>
A pet store chain with two Orange County shops sold puppies supplied by a puppy mill, alleges a class-action lawsuit filed by a Los Angeles law firm.The complaint alleges puppy breeds prone to illness and other health woes are being sold by Barkworks, which has stores in Brea and Mission Viejo.
The owner of a Corona del Mar pet store has filed for a restraining order against a Los Angeles activist who has accused the merchant of acquiring dogs from puppy mills.I Heart Puppies shop owner Brooke Ann Bradford filed the request Friday in Orange County Superior Court to stop alleged harassme ... More >>
Carole Rudat really wants her Romeo back, offering the following rewards for the chocolate brown and white chihuahua who has been missing from her Newport Beach backyard since August 2010:"$10,000 for the information leading to the arrest of each person involved or with knowledge of the kidnappin ... More >>
In this new ad, Jennifer Aniston can't just tell us why she loves SmartWater. "I have to make a video, apparently, that turns into a virus," she says. That is, a video that goes viral. Expect puppies, windblown hair and a crotch kick.
So OK Go took their performance art music videos to the next level by including trained doggies!!! Animals choreography = millions of reposts, so those guys are definitely doing something right.Watch the video after the jump: apparently, 4 lbs of dog treats were used every day in the making of ... More >>
There were a lot of great crimes committed in Taco Bells this week, like the employee who fought off a would-be robber with a mop--but NOTHING beats what happened at a Mission Viejo Del Taco this week.
Headline: Van Full of Pit Bulls Headed to MexicoComment by SCHULTZIE: I know all races abuse animals but the mexicans are the worse between the dog fights, chicken fights, letting their dogs have lots of puppies so they can sell them at the flea markets and outside of Wal-Mart, not giving them th ... 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 >>
UPDATE: Former cop Kevin Michael Sianez, who failed to show up for his Tuesday arraignment, turned himself in (updates throughout).
After Kevin Michael Sianez failed to show up for his scheduled arraignment Tuesday morning on a 63-count criminal complaint that alleges the former Santa Ana and Sta ... More >>
LA-based chef Juan-Carlos Cruz, who hosted the cooking show Calorie Commando on the Food Network from 2004-2006, has been arrested and is being held in LA County Jail for allegedly asking homeless men to commit murder. One of the homeless men went to police, upon which "investigators l ... More >>
UPDATE: An arrest has been made (details below) . . .
When they catch whoever left three-year-old German Shepherd Courage to starve--an anonymous donor has put up $1,000 to find the dickwad--how about we tie him or her to a tree for five weeks, force feeding a diet of dirt and rocks and forbidding a ... More >>
WestCoastChoppers.comJesse James' white pit bull Cinnabon is missing!Ah, the up and down life of Jesse James. One minute, the ink- and motor-oil-stained artiste is being thanked by his Golden Globe-clutching wife Sandra Bullock live on national television. The next, the Sunset Beach resident is o ... More >>
Actually, just one in this case, but that was a funny Simpsons episode...Oh, the white-trash wonders of Huntington Beach never cease to amaze: 45-year-old John Patrick Rogers now has 28 permanent restraining orders against him for apparently being an immature jerk.A press release by Irvine-based ... More >>
Boy Scouts gone bad: Scouts execs had the OC chapter pick up a $27,000 bill for their trip to Key West - alcohol binge and all.
Overcrowding on the horizon: Relief from crowding in OC jails is at least two years away, according to the grand jury.
Pit bull on trial: One woman begs a judge to allow ... More >>