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  • Blogs

    May 7, 2014

    Nadim Saifan Jr., Military Contractor and Donor to Dana Rohrabacher, Cops to Tax Evasion

    A 48-year-old Huntington Beach man who has contributed thousands of dollars over the years to Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Huntington Beach) pleaded guilty to failing to report to the IRS millions his company made serving the U.S. military at Baghdad International Airport. Nadim "Nick" Saifan Jr. used h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2012

    Farhad Ebadat, Bellagio Motors Owner, Accused of Embezzling $3 Million from Customers

    The owner of a Costa Mesa dealership specializing in Audi Spyder, BMW, Ferrari, Lamborghini, Lexus, Lotus, Maserati, Porsche, Rolls Royce and other high-end luxury cars is accused of embezzling $3 million from those buying and selling vehicles at his business.Farhad Ebadat, the 37-year-old operator ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2012

    Iris DeMent: Ass-Kicking, Outlaw Country Singer Talks Growing Up in OC

    See Also:*Duran Duran Speaks: John Taylor Says Twitter Helped Bring Their Fanbase Back to the '80s.*Jesca Hoop on Her New Album and Returning to California*Hopscotch: Downtown Fullerton's New Beer and Whiskey Joint Also Serves Hillbilly TunesMaybe it'd be a little crass to start this out by talking ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2012

    Winning By a Neck at Kentucky Fried Buches

    The first time I ever saw buches--perhaps more properly known as pescuezos de pollo--was at the late, lamented Breed Street vendor fair in Boyle Heights, where the scent of frying chicken competed for olfactory primacy against enchiladas, pambazos, churros, and pit-roasted meat. I wasn't paying atte ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2011

    On The Line: Peter Stavros Of Peter's Gourmade Grill, Part Two

    Photo by Kevin Lara​Our second installment of On The Line explores the people and experiences that shape Peter Stavros of Peter's Gourmade Grill. We delve into a little family history and learn about what makes him speechless. He even recalls the job that caused his foodservice epiphany. To catch ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 9, 2011

    California Proposes to Ban Shark's Fin Soup--Is it Anti-Chinese?

    A Hong Kong ad calling for people to stop consuming shark's fin. Bus ads in San Francisco urge the same.​A bill recently introduced in the California Legislature may strip shark's fin soup from Chinese restaurant menus for good. The move shouldn't come as a shock--environmentalists have long fough ... More >>

  • News

    August 5, 2010

    Death and Taxes

    [Moxley Confidential] While the public wasn't listening to Steven Greenhut, the certainties of life changed

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2010

    Newport Beach and South Coast Plaza Go Green With Natural Gas and Electric Charging Stations

    ​Newport Beach got a little greener this week with the opening of its first natural gas fueling station and word that plans are set for a luxury electric automaker's takeover next month of a former Rolls Royce dealer's lot on Pacific Coast Highway.A $1-million compressed natural gas (CNG) facility ... More >>

  • Culture

    October 26, 2006


    One really good suit

  • Music

    January 20, 2005
  • Features

    April 1, 2004

    This Space For Rent

    Published in the swingin 70s, this tome told us what to say on our tees

  • News

    February 12, 2004

    For Shame!

    Despite all the talk, were still creeped about sex

  • Food

    December 4, 2003

    Paris Hilton, Pinot Noir & Moi

    Devouring Lamburgers and Juicy Gossip at Plums

  • Features

    November 29, 2001

    Is It Time for Ted Crisell?

    Well-informed, well-meaning, well-spoken and well-positioned on the issues, the Huntington Beach Democrat is going to get killed in his upcoming battle with Dana Rohrabacher

  • Music

    August 2, 2001

    Sugar High

    Power pop rules at the IPO

  • News

    March 1, 2001

    A Systematic Rip-Off

    Already accused of bilking tenants, developer Argyros may have targeted Vietnamese-Americans

  • News

    January 13, 2000

    Che Argyros

    El Toro Airport Watch No. 129

  • News

    December 31, 1998

    Laguna on Acid

    The Great Hippie Christmas Invasion of 1970