See the update at the end of this post on Newport Beach officials warning of high traffic and scant parking because of people flocking to the coast to see high waves, particularly at The Wedge. ORIGINAL POST, AUG. 25, 11:06 A.M.: If you thought the surf that pounded Orange County beaches was trea ... More >>
For years I've heard stories from my father about the clackety-wooden roller coaster they used to have at The Pike in Long Beach during the Depression, when it was billed as the largest and fastest ride of its kind in the U.S. The dual-track Cyclone Racer, which was suspended by pilings over the wat ... More >>
OC Fair and Event Center
City National Grove of Anaheim
When the Levees Broke: Part II at the Irvine Fine Arts Center, The Whirling Dervishes of Turkey at the Barclay
The folks over at the Register are doing a fine job reporting on the massive Orange County arson fire that’s threatening to keep firefighters at work for another two days as winds approaching hurricane force continue to pound the region. Residents in Foothill Ranch are the latest to see their neig ... More >>
This Week in Dining to Save Starving Artists
Local nature filmmaker fixed his lens on Louisiana wetlands. Then along came Katrina...
When the Levees Broke
OnDVD: An Inconvenient Truth
The Inconvenient Truth is on its way to becoming the box-office champeen of documentaries (pound sand, Michael Moore!). Orders are already brisk for the DVDs that won't be out until November. However, because Truth starred Satan's spawn Al Gore, there's a good chance many holy rollers skipped it and ... More >>
Asian action movies dont get much less significant than this one.
Most Valiant Player: Carlos Delgado
JORDAN KNIGHT, JEFF TIMMONS AND BRYAN ABRAMS
Whats in an MRE?
New Orleans shows were about a single disaster from the Third World