Joe Montana

  • Blogs

    June 6, 2013

    Joe Montana, Dwight Clark and Unappointed Ambassador to North Korea Coming to the LBC

    Joe Montana, Dwight Clark, Oscar Robertson and the unappointed U.S. ambassador to North Korea are coming to Long Beach Saturday.The San Francisco 49ers quarterback-and-receiver tandem responsible for "The Catch" are scheduled to join the two NBA Hall of Famers--Robertson and Dennis Rodman--at the Lo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2012

    The OCeeker: Holy Family Cathedral and the Finger-Lickin' Liturgy

    Now that's how a church service ought to be done. Shuffle the people in, grace 'em over with some rote righteousness, and shuffle 'em out.If you've got 15 minutes, Holy Family Cathedral in Orange has a heapin' helpin' of forgiveness. The OCeeker took a smoke break on Friday afternoon and headed ove ... More >>

  • Culture

    June 10, 2010

    The Double Play's the Thing

    [Summer Guide] The sweet science and the ol' ballgame dominate the theater's sports-themed lineup

  • Blogs

    August 28, 2009

    Will Pete Carroll and Matt Barkley Prove Critics Wrong?

    USC starting quarterback Matt Barkley hopes to flash the victory sign a lot in the years ahead. Pete Carroll's stunning announcement that the pride of Mater Dei High Matt Barkley will become the first freshman to enter the season as the starting quarterback for Southern Cal's living legend c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2009

    Crime Time: Nekkid Folks, Robber Baby, Strip-Club Stabbers, Loaded Brownie and a Flaming Bag of Poo

    Courtesy of Orange Police Department and Orange County Sheriff's DepartmentWe call this collage "Robberies, Solved and Unsolved." Top left: a man hands a teller a note demanding cash at Chase Bank in Orange. Top right: Booking photo of Adam J. Bennett, 20, of Santa Ana, who is suspected of robbing $ ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 17, 2008

    Ladies and gentlemen, your Orange County 49ers!

    A story from my past came flooding back as I read Cyd Zeigler's Jock Talk Blog post riffing on a Forbes report that raised the possibility of the 49ers leaving San Francisco for the OC. Bernie Mullin, who runs the Atlanta-based Aspire Group, an industry consultant, tells Forbes Frisco, Buffalo an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 7, 2008

    Third Party results from Tuesday

    Just in case there are any others out there... As expected, Ralph Nader and Cynthia McKinney were the overwhelming #1 and #2 choices. Both candidates also appeared on ballots for the Peace & Freedom Party, and came out #1 and #2 there as well. West Virginia actor Jesse Johnson got my vote...and exa ... More >>

  • Culture

    August 2, 2007

    Game On

    Trick play: NFL greats shake off the rust in All-Pro Football