Poppy Monroe DaSilva has arrived. The daughter of Christian DaSilva, the longtime Chain Reaction soundman who tragically died in a motorcycle accident July 16, 2012, was born at home February 7.
Christian's widow, Emma Goodman-DaSilva, gave birth to the 7-pound, 10-ounce, 19-inch baby girl surroun ... More >>
An infant who survived his delivery with brain damage but whose twin died is suing Kaiser Permanente and Children's Hospital of Orange County (CHOC) for negligence and medical malpractice from "botched" prenatal, labor, delivery and post-natal
care.A dollar amount is not specified in the complaint ... More >>
Fertility treatments brought John and Meryl Ferraro of Fullerton their now-2-year-old daughter, so when the couple decided to give her a sibling they against turned to fertility doctors. But after being advised in Southern California to reduce the number of fetuses the 39-year-old mother was carryin ... More >>
Juana Perez Valencia, the Mexico City native who was forced to testify in court in Spanish, was found guilty by a jury today of murdering her baby shortly after her birth and tossing her body in a dumpster. Valencia, 21, of Anaheim, could get 25 years to life in state prison at her Nov. 9 sentencing ... More >>
The Irvine Police Department dealt this week with a case that had the makings of something rare in America's Safest City: a murder.Anna Oung, 31, of Long Beach, was found dead in the trunk of her car. That her husband led police to the exact location hours after reporting her missing could have rais ... More >>
With a cover like this, does one really need to read the introduction? I didn't: I just jumped right in and came to three conclusions:1. The author must have an issue with combining sweet and salty flavors.2. He clearly consulted with pregnant women.3. What's the big deal? Some of the ... More >>
Just like the headline says--I for my discussion of the seven-course goat feast at Binh Dan in Westminster; Eddie for a luxe lonchera ride-along and his legendary retelling of eating his wife's placenta. Enjoy!
Shawn Kelli Sepulveda was sentenced today to five years in state
prison for attempting to murder her newborn baby girl by
dumping her in an apartment complex dumpster. Evidence emerged during the trial that the 41-year-old Laguna Niguel resident admitted to police that she knew she could put th ... More >>
The Hype: It took about four years, but LA's epic, instrumental post-rock tribe Red Sparowes (not a typo) unleashed their newest, emotionally charged third album The Fear is Excruciating, But Therein Lies the Answer on Sargent House Records today. It comes just in time for the ... More >>
Headline: Prosecutor: Teen Hid Pregnancy, Dumped BabyComment: So originally from Mexico, what a surprise! These people have no respect for human life. They do not respect their own, nor their offspring. That is why Santa Ana is the toilet that it has become since their arrival. It's all downhill ... More >>
The 99 Cents Store in downtown Santa Ana is a magical place. Where else can you find a pregnancy test for less than a buck—and right next to the Muscle Rub, too?
"Electronically tested" condoms.
Candy still in Halloween packaging.
Frozen seafood mix.
Milk tha ... More >>