Santiago Canyon

  • News

    November 28, 2013

    Black Star Canyon's Indian Massacre

    Did Orange County's only Indian massacre really happen—or is it a necessary white lie?

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2013

    Kwang Choi "K.C." Joy was Possibly in Love with Maribel Manriquez Ramos, Says DA: Update

    See Update No. 3 on Page 2 about unrequited love being a possible motive in the case and other details that emerged from today's court hearing. See Update Nos. 1-2 on the next page about the charges against Kwang Choi "K.C." Joy and allegations of past violence in Tennessee.ORIGINAL POST, MAY 20, NO ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2013

    Maribel Manriquez Ramos Confirmed to be Dead Body; Roommate Held in Murder: Update

    See Update No. 2 at the bottom of page 2 on the recovered body being identified as Maribel Ramos' and her roommate being arrested for her murder. Update No. 1 on page 2 was about a woman's body being found Thursday in Modjeska Canyon, and police and Ramos' family fearing it was the missing Cal State ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 21, 2012

    Tree Hugger's Ball

    Santiago Event Center

  • Blogs

    April 25, 2011

    Baskin-Robbins 31 Cent Scoop Night April 27

    Flickr user bettyx1138​April could be nicknamed "Cheap Ice Cream" Month because the cool people at Baskin-Robbins are holding the philanthropic 31-cent Scoop Night two weeks after Ben & Jerry's did. In addition to inexpensive dessert, customers have the opportunity to donate to a local fire ch ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2011

    Food Profiling: Avocados From Orange County Produce

    ​There's an area in Irvine that's a bit of a mystery to most. If you drive Jeffrey Road as far northeast as possible, the road is restricted beyond Portola. However, if you look up into the hillside, you'll see them: avocado trees. This quickly explains why the neighborhood's name is Orchard Hills ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2010

    [UPDATED:] Storm Status: Road and Shelter Closures

    ​Update, December 22, 10:08 p.m.: The emergency shelter at Mission Viejo High School has closed, the county announced this evening.Evacuated residents in need of shelter can still go to Laguna Beach High School and El Modena High School in Orange. (Addresses are on the next page.)The county's most ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2010

    1st OC Ride for AIDS Pushes Off Saturday

    ​Orange County's first Ride for AIDS event Saturday will wind riders through century (approximately 100 miles) and metric century (approximately 62 miles) courses that take in some of the region's most scenic spots in Santiago Canyon, Tustin, Corona del Mar, Laguna Beach and other areas. About 1 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 20, 2010

    [UPDATED:] Santa Ana College Quad Less Crowded

    ​UPDATE: Little did I know while posting this morning that Rancho Santiago College District, which oversees Santa Ana College, would be announcing sharp enrollment declines, although they are fewer than indicated in the student newspaper (see end of post) . . . With the tuition fee hikes, dwindlin ... More >>

  • Culture

    June 10, 2010

    Hitting the Dusty Trail

    [Summer Guide] Get your stomp on over hill, dale and canyon with these highly recommended hikes

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2008

    Last Night: Juju Beats Festival @ Oak Canyon Ranch

    Better than: Going on an all night bender of Red Bull and Dance Dance Revolution at the neighborhood arcade After its long-time hiatus, the legendary Juju Beats Festival swarmed the lawn of Oak Canyon Ranch in Orange. The party stretched until after 3 am, with freaky beats, bouncing bodies and insa ... More >>

  • News

    November 22, 2007

    Blowing Smoke

    Did a landfill explosion cause the Santiago Canyon Fire? Umm . . .

  • News

    November 1, 2007

    The Fire of the Century . . . of the Year

    Hellish fires now, Sahara Desert later, says UCI doom prophet Mike Davis

  • Features

    October 20, 2005
  • Music

    June 30, 2005

    Sunny Link Wray

    Still alive and deadly

  • Features

    August 26, 2004
  • Music

    July 8, 2004
  • Features

    April 29, 2004

    Strange Fruta

    The Inevitable Death of Francisco Torres

  • Features

    October 30, 2003
  • Features

    September 26, 2002

    Cram It In

    Where to eat after an all-nighter

  • Features

    September 26, 2002

    Shake That Ass!

    Theres a club for every taste

  • Features

    May 3, 2001

    The Wreckfinder

    No plane crash is too small or too old for Gary Patric Macha

  • Features

    December 21, 2000

    Take a Picture, Itll Last Longer

    What do we want from whats left of Orange Countys open space?