Every once in a while, our sister papers do listicles so brilliant that other papers lovingly rip off the idea. Such is the case with this listicle--at first seemingly callous, but actually a great indictment of the provincial lunacy of whatever city is publishing the list. Because the stereotypical ... More >>
Guys! Guys! It's time for another food round-up. Let's take a look... Edwin went to Wei Shian Noodles in Irvine for his print review. He told us that Pier 76 moved a little ways down Ocean Blvd. (but their food is still great!) and he introduced Del Taco's new line of breakfast tacos, which is some ... More >>
Hello dearest readers! With LP being a slacker and actually taking vacation time this week (who does that?), it falls to me to deliver to you the dining digest you all know and love. This week, Edwin made the trek down to the Irvine Spectrum to try The Melt, a Web 2.0, San Franciscan grilled cheese ... More >>
Finally some good news out of LA County: The Huy Fong Factory in Irwindale that produces Sriracha can continue operations -- at least until the end of this chile season. That should take care of any shortages or price hikes, at least for the next calendar year.
Sriracha shoes, lip balm, water bottles and the Sriracha movie may all be hot commodities, but the city of Irwindale has no love for the aerosol version of the universally-adored hot sauce. Irwindale, where Sriracha producer Huy Fong Foods opened their new factory last year, filed a lawsuit against ... More >>
See Also:*FYF Fest Two-Day Line-up Announced*The Growlers Announce New Album Release* Pacific Festival: The Dunes AnnouncedPlenty of people tend to associate FYF Fest with bands that will soon be filling their iPods with fresh sound for the fall. This year, its lineup of subterranean, local and ... More >>
"What is government if words have no meaning?"
Willy BlackmoreMove over, Sriracha imposters. We're gonna need more shelf space. The Cock is getting huge. (TWSS.) Huy Fong Foods, maker of the almighty Sriracha, aka rooster sauce, is relocating from Rosemead to Irwindale, building a 655,000 square foot corporate site and factory that ... More >>
Flickr user tribbles1971 It's that time of year for ye olde Ren Faire in Irwindale. I'm as much a fan of smoked turkey legs as the next period-garb-wearing faire-goer, but it's not worth wearing 60 pounds of ethnically-correct samurai-warrior armor so I can gnaw on a turkey drumstick.This week: a ... More >>
Highlights include:The Latest Grocery Store Scam KCBS Channel 2 in LA is promoting its Monday investigative look into an area grocery store that pretends to honor product coupons but actually credits the shopper $0.00. No word on the identity of the alleged offender. The report is scheduled to ... More >>
Racing councilman hits the special-interest wall