Lisbeth Haas

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2008

    The Untold Story of Santa Ana's Fiestas Patrias

    While the Orange County Register and others published fawning dispatches on SanTana's annual Fiestas Patrias Mexican Independence Day festival and parade this past weekend, no one bothered to look into how it came to be that festival organizers moved the Fiestas from its traditional Fourth Street lo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 19, 2007

    Idiot OC Register Letter of The Millennium

    This paper has rightfully dinged the Orange County Register's readers over the years, specifically their insane Letters to the Editors that have advocated everything from darkie-dumping to homo-hating to machismo and, always, always Mexican-bashing. But a letter this past Sunday by Lou Shaver of Irv ... More >>

  • Features

    July 29, 2004

    The Wild One

    How a Harley-riding developer rolled into Santa Ana, raised hell and changed the future.

  • News

    November 6, 2003

    The White Lady Was Brown

    100 years ago, fighting the Southern Pacific could get you killed in OC