First United Methodist Church

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2012

    OC Pioneers Who Were Klan Members: Burton Y. Neal, Yorba Linda Pastor

    The First United Methodist Church in Yorba Linda has served the city's Methodists for 92 years now, and a good overview of it is in Yorba Linda: Its History, a book written in 1970. In it, author March Butz gives a thorough telling of the city's pioneer churches; with the Methodists, they first orga ... More >>

  • Film

    April 26, 2012

    'Bernie' Features Murder In a Small Town

    Deep in the heart of Texas with Richard Linklater's latest

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2010

    Election 2010: Moxley Watches The OC Republicans

    Jonathan Ho / OC WeeklyTran: Not time to concede. ‚Äč1:00 a.m.: Van Tran Remains HopefulInside the converted Garden Grove Blockbuster store, Van Tran continues to hold onto his dream of defeating Loretta Sanchez. Tran is trailing by more than 5,000 votes--and the gap seems to be getting larger. But ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2009

    God Calls Yost Theater Matriarch Phoebe Olivos

    ‚ÄčAnother part of old SanTana disappeared this week as Phoebe Olivos passed away July 23 at 89. The artists and hipsters who currently troll the city's downtown, marveling at how authentic the area is compared to the rest of OC while munching down on $9 "street" tacos owe her respect, as she was th ... More >>