Earth Day

  • Culture

    May 8, 2014

    Buffalo Exchange Celebrates Its 40th

    [Trendzilla] The hipster, conscious clothing store marks its birthday with an Airstream caravan to all its locations

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2014

    A Fierce Green Fire Eco-Documentary Lights Up PBS's American Masters for Earth Day

    An environmental documentary that was still a work in progress when it played at the 2012 Newport Beach Film Festival makes its television premiere in completed fashion on the PBS series American Masters tonight. Mark Kitchell's A Fierce Green Fire effectively presents five different decades of eco- ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 2, 2013

    Urban Ocean Festival

    Aquarium of the Pacific

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2013

    [MOVED UP in Case You Missed It:] Arman Sadeghi Spreads Earth Day All Green Message: Recycle Electronics the Right Way

    This post that published Friday morning has been moved up for Earth Day and in case you missed it while our site was down.ORIGINAL POST, APRIL 19, 8:16 A.M.: Earth Day is Monday for you and I, but every day is Earth Day for Arman Sadeghi.He founded and runs Tustin's All Green Electronic Recycling, w ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 4, 2013
  • Blogs

    April 16, 2012

    The Talents of Many and a Shared Love of Oceans Bring To the Arctic to Irvine IMAX

    After witnessing a polar bear mother protect her two cubs--in 3D--from dangers posed by ever-changing elements in the Arctic wilderness, To the Arctic narrator Meryl Streep suggests that mankind do a better job of mothering the region's wildlife by doing what we can to slow down glaciers and ice fie ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 11, 2012

    On the Line: Ryan O'Melveny Wilson of Five Crowns and SideDoor, Part Two

    Before this chef hopped on a plane to Chi-town for business (to work on a burger blend and attend a quarterly financial meeting), Ryan O'Melveny Wilson had enough time to answer those burning questions, such as what he thought of his Chiquita-banana costume. Maybe his answer belonged in part one, bu ... More >>

  • News

    May 5, 2011

    UCI Professors Try to Zap Your Electric Bill

    Experimental smart strip could cure you of your energy-guzzling ways

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2011

    Five Songs for Earth Day

    ​ Today marks the forty-first anniversary of Earth Day. As the brainchild of Wisconsin Senator Gaylord Nelson, the observation first held in the United States on April 22nd, 1970 was conceived as a 'teach-in' meant to inspire awareness and action on issues critical to the health of the enviro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2011

    Starbucks Offering Free Coffee And Tea On Earth Day

    ​Earth Day is on Friday, April 22, and if receiving a Pike Place or Passion tea on-the-go at no cost sounds like a plan, then you're in for a treat. Select Starbucks locations will be pouring your choice of hot coffee or tea that day just for bringing in your own travel mug. The website does not ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 7, 2010

    Move Over, Earth Day: It's Vegan Earth Day

    UPDATE: A new study shows vegans and vegetarian have more empathy--for humans and animals--than meat-eaters do . . . ​The trees have been planted, the trails have been cleared and the beaches have been de-syringed as another season of springtime Earth Day festivities have passed. But a "Vegan Eart ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 22, 2010


    Hotel Maya

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2010

    Had Your Weedies Today?: Five Favorite Pot Recipes

    Daniel Tomita/OC WeeklyWeed Cookie = Wookie.​With a lot of us going green today, wouldn't it have just made more sense to go ahead and have Earth Day on the 20th? Of course, it depends on which context of the phrase you're using. But hey, if you're feeling prematurely eco-friendly, why not use b ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 15, 2010

    Earth Week

    Discovery Science Center

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2010

    RV Parks and Campgrounds Association Favors Regulation ... of Other Businesses

    Not Debbie Sipe​The California Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds, which represents owners of recreational parks and campgrounds, has come out in favor of government regulation.That is, government regulation of the businesses that sell certain products used at RV parks and campgrounds, not th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2008

    The Reg-O-Meter© - week ending April 19

    Our weekly anal probing of the Orange County Register continues... MONDAY, APRIL 14: ● Not that we’re in the habit of making fun of old people, but strangely, 70-year-old columnist Jane Glenn Haas sure is. Haas, whose beat is chiefly comprised of the same curmudgeonly senior citizens who pen cr ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 10, 2008

    Earth Invaders

    Let's Celebrate Earth Day!

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2006

    Footprints (Sands of Time Not Included)

    In his 1838 poem A Psalm of Life, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (once America's most popular poet, now an item on every high school's forced-feeding menu), wrote We can make our lives sublime, And, departing, leave behind us Footprints on the sands of time Yeah, well, maybe... But what is certain is ... More >>