An illustrated version of our infamous listicles from last year
To do it or not to do it? I thought about this for weeks. Should I attempt to hit 48 Bars during Super Bowl 48? Why? I have no idea why! Sometimes you just come up with ridiculous ideas. As recently as Saturday, the day before the Super Bowl, I was ready to bail thinking 'this is really stupid'!!!!! ... More >>
By: Claudia Schou Dedicated Monkees fans can take in The Monkee Experience with three of the original members--Michael Nesmith, Micky Dolenz and Peter Tork--as they embark on 24-city musical tour called "Midsummer's Night with The Monkees," making a stop on Tuesday night at the Terrace Theater in Lo ... More >>
Poseidon Resources Inc., the company hoping to build a $1 billion desalination plant on Huntington Beach Shores, left out vital information when applying for a permit for its Carlsbad facility in 2007. That's according to California Coastal Commission (CCC) documents obtained by the Weekly which say ... More >>
A man who fatally shot his father because the old man didn't want junior keeping a firearm in his Huntington Beach mobile home was sentenced today to 50 years to life in state prison.When jurors found 37-year-old Jeremy Dwayne Martin guilty on March 26, they'd rejected the defense argument that the ... More >>
Woodrow Wilson Guthrie was born on July 14, 1912 in the small town of Okemah, Oklahoma. Over the decades of his life, "Woody" as he would become popularly known, came to author an enormous catalog of folk songs that have withstood the test of time before falling ill and dying of Huntington's disease ... More >>
Are octagon-shaped jail cells in Orange County's future?It's worth asking as the local crime wave tied to mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters continues with Ian "Uncle Creepy" McCall's recent arrest in Irvine for outstanding warrants.
John David Hines, the 39-year-old Long Beach Fire captain convicted in September for severely injuring a cyclist in a mid-day hit-and-run crash while driving with a blood alcohol level of .24 percent (three times the legal limit), has essentially received a sentence of some jail, lots of probat ... More >>
Andrew Youssef/OC WeeklyUPDATE, Aug. 9, 2011, 10:38 a.m.: Apparently if you actually got a chance to watch the band, unlike our reviewer, you'd see that MGMT's James Richardson told the crowd: "Everybody give me your left shoe right now!" A few seconds later, after a volley of shoes hit the stage ... More >>
Christopher Victorio/OC WeeklyCheck out our slideshow here!Jimmy Eat WorldAugust 5, 2011Nike U.S. Open Of Surfing You know you're a true Jimmy Eat World fan when you arrive at the arena at least three hours prior to their performance, and put up with constant mosh pits, crowd surfing, fights, a ... More >>
Christopher Victorio/OC WeeklyKelly Slater. Click here to see more images from the ceremony.UPDATE, JUNE 22, 2011, 12:07 P.M.: A fixture in the surf world for over 21 years, professional surfer Kelly Slater was presented the Key to the City of Huntington Beach on June 21, the first day of summer. ... More >>
The Anaheim Angels of Los Angeles, the Santa Ana Drags, Huntington Beach surfers, Santa Cruz surfers and OC-bred quarterbacks Matt Leinart, Colt Brennan and Mark Sanchez wind up in this week's especially sporty compilation of things said about or from Orange County on the Interwebs.
[Best of OC 2010] Duane Peters' 10 OC Survival Tips
Huntington Beach band tours in April as opener for Sublime with Rome
The new Huntington Beach?After having received the unanimous approval of the Huntington Beach Planning Commission in January, an ambitious proposal to remake the city's main corridor is scheduled to go before the City Council on March 1. Many suspect the plan will get the council's nod as well. T ... More >>
●We’ll dispense with the usual rundown of all things eye-rollingly wretched in the Reggie this week—our way of being nice, what with the new round of departures at OC’s largest-circ fishwrap just announced. So we won’t even get into that intellectually-challenging poll where the Reggie ask ... More >>
Indie 103.1’s Surf Junkie Jeff keeps an eye on the waves—and tries to get Jonesy out on the water
'You reduce yourselves to the blogs of housewives with a useless degree in art or literature when you write such cleverly worded nothingness. Fuck you'
Patrick Mitchell tells the story of the Santa Ana River
No. 5: KDOC-TVIntelligent, amusing, dignified, provocative, brilliantly conceived!
'Im not just saying this cause I stayed up all night wacked out on Vicodin and Sparks watching V for Vendetta'
Night of the Ladyboys: How the A-list have fallen
The Crazy Horse is demolished, the Golden Bears Rick Babiracki passes on
Ex-Social D. drummer Chris Reece maps out where the shops are
Cest Si Bon: for those who love to drink with those who love to drink
HB Fire Department overrules planners, residents on soil safety
Avenged Sevenfold are angry and tortured, kinda
The Stitches should have been big but arent, should have died but didnt, could have given up but havent. So why are the Stitches still hereand why are they better than ever?
Lauren Stinson rides MTVs waves
Why are these men smiling?
Two normal guys, one punk record label
The Girl ranks OCs least annoying beaches
What could be badder and assier than OCs daily sewage stat?
From a 45 Grave to a Penis Flytrap
Biggers better at 230 Forest Avenue
A plan to clean up Long Beach harbor might foul OC beaches
Tips from an Orange County DUI defense lawyer
A Jewel shines, Donovan actually rocks and Dynamo Hums
Fabulous, glamorous La Habra!