Father's Day

  • Blogs

    May 28, 2014

    Lawsuit: Meet The World's Most Shocking Identity Thief

    Somebody stole DeWayne Keith Long's identity, obtained credit cards and bank loans, accumulated at least $500,000 in debt, filed bankruptcy and destroyed the Orange County man's credit score. According to a federal lawsuit, there's no mystery who assumed Long's identity: DeWayne Keith Long and you ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 22, 2013

    Another Orange County Developer, Another Inland Empire Golf Course Gone to Merde

    What's the deal with Orange County coastal rich guys in the real estate game killing inland golf courses? Given the preponderance of Orange County coastal rich guys on Orange County coastal golf courses, you'd think links everywhere would be sacred. Guess not. Last month I brought you the story (wit ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2013

    First Look: Fleming's Sunday Brunch

    We have many vices-- most of them involve sleep or shopping. Yet our strongest has to be brunch. So we could not resist the opportunity to learn more about Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar's most recent addition. Launching this weekend, they're upping the ante to our favorite meal. Why wasn't ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 12, 2013

    On The Line: Gregory Moro Of Nieuport 17, Part Two

    "The food's been the same way for 40 years. Our regulars are 80 years old, and have been coming here for 40 years. So now we're really trying to aim for the next demographic, 30 to 60, and bring that next generation of regulars back here." Greg Moro's first job around food was at Claro's Italian Ma ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2013

    Kobe Bryant and His Parents Settle Over Auction of NBA Superstar's Memorabilia

    A settlement has been reached that has Joe and Pamela Bryant issuing an apology to their son Kobe Bryant, and the Lakers' captain agreeing to drop his lawsuit and allow his parents to sell 10 percent of the memorabilia his mom was going to auction off to buy a house.So perhaps this Father's Day will ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 7, 2013

    Preview for SoCal Restaurant Show on KLAA-AM 830: Umami Burger, Craft Beer, and Las Vegas Dining!

    Just a reminder folks to tune in to the SoCal Restaurant Show every Saturday morning on KLAA-AM 830 because it's Anaheim-based and Weekling pal Jet Tila is the host. Here's the lineup for mañana--enjoy!

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2013

    Guess Where I Ate; Win a Father's Day Ruby's Diner - Sky Ranch Saloon Feast!

    A Ruby's Diner rep emailed me wondering if I wanted to give away a feast for four for their newish concept in San Juan Capistrano: Sky Ranch Saloon. You know it! They're gonna have a big ol' Chuck Wagon Cookout that day, which should be fun. AND, as part of the package, the winner also gets four tic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2013

    Nu3tron's Ode to His Old Man Comes to Life With Help From His Neighbors

    Now that Mother's Day is officially behind us, is it too early to start talking about Father's Day? If you're looking for a way to show pops you care (besides showering him with socks and neckties next month) you might wanna pass along rapper Nu3tron's latest video, "Like Father Like Son." The late ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 26, 2013

    Johnathan Allen Kincaid Gets Life Without Parole for Stabbing-Murder of Tayroh Stinson

    An Anaheim man was sentenced today to life in state prison without the possibility of parole for stabbing a 31-year-old Garden Grove man to death over a drug-deal dispute.Johnathan Allen Kincaid, 23, who had fled to Las Vegas after the July 29, 2009, murder, was convicted in February of felony speci ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2013

    Nepenthia Beer Garden Coming to Costa Mesa June 8!

    The Biergarten concept is taken to the next level when some of our favorite brewers and select restauranteurs descend upon TeWinkle Park in Costa Mesa for an afternoon of music, artwork and drinking known as Nepenthia. For an all-inclusive ticket price (starting at $55) participants will enjoy unlim ... More >>

  • News

    July 26, 2012

    Friends Can Also Betray You

    Mexicans pay in blood for America's War on Drugs

  • News

    June 21, 2012

    Anaheim's Cruzaders

    Families of police-shooting victims protest their plight

  • Blogs

    June 12, 2012

    Medieval Times Free For Dad's This Weekend (With One Full-Paid Admission)

    If your father is the kind of guy who likes watching stuntmen in shiny armor clang swords and charge towards each other atop galloping horses with bolsa wood lances that splinter into a million pieces, then perhaps he'd like to be taken to Medieval Times for Father's Day.If you're the kind of person ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 22, 2012

    Huber Juarez Vasquez Gets 25 Years to Life in Cold Case Murder, Attempted Murder With Dad

    ​For the past couple weeks, this Navel Gazer has been "on assignment" as the fancy pantie teevee reporters like the say. As much as I tried to check in along the way, some crime-iny cases we've been following here lo these many moons had some major updates I just couldn't . . . quite . . . get . . ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2012

    Taste of Orange County Is Back After 22 Years

    ​Does anyone remember the last time there was a Taste of Orange County? Some of you reading were probably not even born and those of us writing on this blog (this scribe in particular) were more interested in cartoons and video games.An announcement was released yesterday that Taste of Orange Coun ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2011

    Gordon Ramsay Tries Planking in Newport Beach, British Media Declares Trend Dead as Result

    Gordon Ramsay's Twitter page​Oh, those silly Brits! Gordon Ramsay was in Newport Beach over Father's Day and went fishing off the coast. Somewhere along the line, he had someone take a picture of him "planking," the Internet phenomenon that is lying face down somewhere and taking a picture of it, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2011

    Hanging With Mark and Sam Lewis, the Father/Son Duo of Dry Dock Fish Company

    To celebrate Father's Day, OC Weekly features sons who've followed in their dads' footsteps. Check out the complete cover story here, or pick up a copy on newsstands. I had the opportunity to spend some time in the chilly Fullerton headquarters of Dry Dock Fish Company, which brings amazi ... More >>

  • News

    June 16, 2011

    The Family Business

    On fathers and sons, in honor of Father's Day

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2011

    Web Extra: Father's Day With the Fletchers, Freeses and Lewises

    ​What says "Father's Day in Orange County" more than sons who've followed their dads' respective footsteps into the worlds of surfing, music and seafood? For our special Father's Day issue (click here to read it in its entirety), we talked to some of the most prominent families in Orange County. H ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2011

    Top 8 Music Tech Gifts for Father's Day

    ​Father's Day is around the corner, and if you're like us, you're just now realizing it. It's okay--you still have time, and OC Weekly is here for you. We decided to make it easy on you and show you some of your options, ranging from simple vinyl record frames to high-tech speaker systems and tu ... More >>

  • News

    September 9, 2010

    Juarez's Children

    Drugs, death and fear in the murder capital of the world

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2010

    LA Jury: OC's Richest Man Keeps All of His Fortune

    Bren: Happy Father's Day!​The Los Angeles Times reported this afternoon that an LA civil jury has voted to support OC billionaire Donald L. Bren's contention that he doesn't need to pay back child support to two of his adult offspring.Bren's out-of-wedlock children had claimed they were each legal ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2010

    Tony Hawk Reverse Pelvic Thrust 900 Skating Trick at Downtown Disney Doesn't Pan Out

    ​Musing about Tony Hawk 11 years ago, an OC Weekly cover snidely stated, "Dude, You're Old."It's also been opined here--or maybe it was elsewhere--that skateboards should have an expiration date.Hawk, who is 62 (check that: 42), gave credence to both notions Saturday afternoon at Downtown Disney.

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2010

    This Week in Food

    Grace Le​ Five ways to know that you're eating Americanized Mexican food and more of what you missed after the jump!

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2010

    This Week in Food

    Flickr user bikini sleepshirt Bacon bustier? Dang straight, it is. Fill up on what you missed this week in Stick a Fork In It after the jump!

  • Calendar

    June 18, 2009

    Father's Day Art Show

    Dana Point Harbor

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2008

    To Do This Weekend 6/13 - 6/15

    FATHER-DAUGHTER DANCE, Friday 6:30 p.m. Oh my God! How cute is this? Just more proof that Father's Day doesn't always have to involve a BBQ, football and beer drinking while your mother sits weeping in the kitchen. . . Brea Community Center 695 E. Madison Way Brea CA 92821 714-990-7100 ANGEL OR DEV ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 5, 2008

    More Reasons to Like Rick Warren

    On Father's Day weekend, Rick "Purpose-Driven Life" Warren of Lake Forest's Saddleback Church will do something extraordinary in evangelical Christian circles: he'll treat queers as normal folks. He'll be meeting with members of Soulforce, a nonprofit dedicated to seek "freedom for lesbian, gay, bi ... More >>