The legendary community organizer influenced a generation of Latino civil-rights activists. But in OC, he was run out of town
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 >>
This week, Salvador Reyes Vera hoped he'd receive a 20-year federal prison sentence for operating a massive cocaine and heroin distributorship because, as his taxpayer-funded defense lawyer argued, that was long enough to teach the high-ranking Santa Ana gangster a lesson about obeying the law.In fa ... More >>
Gregory Alan Isakov is a singer-songwriter from Colorado who puts together delicate melodies that are also--at the same time!--lushly layered and well thought out. "I probably listen to too much Leonard Cohen," Isakov says over the phone from Colorado while trying to sort out his influences ... More >>
The newly formed Fullerton gallery already impresses with multiple exhibits, even a bookstore
Fullerton Main Library
OC Film Fiesta continues tonight through Sunday in downtown Santa Ana with a classic film from the Mexican Golden Age about politics and integrity, an award-winning documentary that features interviews with some of the last surviving members of Emiliano Zapata's army, Walt Disney in South Amer ... More >>
Of Mice and Men
The Missing Class explores what it takes to float above poverty
'What the hell is wrong with these retards!?'
Special Food Edicion
Movie of the Week: Pinocchio
Wonder why Orange County trembles whenever its Mexicans protest? Welcome to the Citrus War of 1936, the most important event in Orange County history youve never heard of
The year in Mexican-bashing
Buddy Seigal talks with Dave Alvin about God
Does Governor Davis really want Californians reading Steinbeck?!?
Slow train comin travels with the Havalina Rail Co.
SCR's Play Strindberg is almost brilliant
Our Top 8 list of the upcoming theater season