• Food

    December 13, 2012

    Embarcadero: The San Francisco Treat

    The bistro brings a little bit of the Bay Area to the boonies we call RSM

  • Food

    August 23, 2012

    The Mein Event: OC's Best Noodles

    Noodles, noodles everywhere, from pho to pad Thai and everything else

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2011

    Ten Great Middle Eastern Restaurants in Orange County

    Kareem's​Over the weekend, I attended an art reception where the featured snacks were hummus and falafels. I still remember the days where the two (with tabbouli, natch) were staples of any left-of-center gathering, placed by conscious hosts who were attuned to the needs of vegetarians and wanted ... More >>

  • Food

    October 20, 2011

    Midan Al Tahrir Rocks the Khaleeji

    [Hole In the Wall] Maybe the Reg will get around to reviewing this Little Arabia gem in 10 years or so

  • Blogs

    November 29, 2010

    Santa Ana Has a Desire Named Streetcar

    ​An interstate high-speed train that would stop in Anaheim and another linking the town that Walt Disney built with the town the mob built (Las Vegas) get all the media attention, but a California Planning & Development Report article claims slow poky streetcars will be online up and down the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2010

    The Ferry Building and Costa Mesa "Mix"

    FerryBuildingMarketplace.comFrom San Francisco to Costa Mesa.​To get a flavor of San Francisco while in Costa Mesa, locals go to the Boudin Sourdough Bakery Cafe at Metro Pointe or the Yard House at Triangle Square for an Anchor Steam or their favorite local supermarket for Rice-A-Roni. But that a ... More >>