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  • Blogs

    December 28, 2011

    8 Epic Freeway Food Spills

    ​It's never good news when a tanker overturns, but when the spilt shipment is edible, the situation seems all the more tragic. A foodastrophe happened last week in Riverside when a truck unloaded 100 gallons of olive oil onto the 91 Freeway. All those poor salads!  Here are eight other e ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 28, 2009

    Looking Back: 2009 Orange County Deaths

    ​Turn on the weepy, string ensemble music: It's time for us to look back on the year that (almost) was and remember some of the figures from Orange County who have left us. There was unexpected tragedy, there were some suspicious circumstances, there were rich legacies... there's even the possibil ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2009

    Scholarship Established For Ex-Weekly Reporter Vu Nguyen

    Vu Nguyen​The Public Affairs Reporting program at the University of Illinois at Springfield has created a website and scholarship in honor of former OC Weekly intern Nguyen Huy Vu, who died from a stroke on Mother's Day at the age of 34. Vu, who grew up in Orange County's Little Saigon, also worke ... More >>

  • News

    May 21, 2009
  • Blogs

    May 16, 2009

    Reporter Taken Off Life Support

    Vu with his wifeOn Friday at a Harbor City hospital, Nguyen Huy Vu's family decided to take the 34-year-old reporter off artificial life support following a Mother's Day heart attack that had left him brain dead.Suzie Suh filed this report at KCAL's Channel 9.Chuyen Nguyen, Vu's father and a longtim ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2009

    SoCal's Journalism Community Losing A Gem

    Nguyen Huy VuNguyen Huy Vu, one of the most beloved, award-winning reporters in OC Weekly history, is on artificial life support tonight in a Los Angeles County hospital and, according to doctors, isn't expected to survive.  The 34-year-old, who was my ambitious, idealistic first intern nearly ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 14, 2007

    Friday's Headlines & Surprises: All Big Money Issue!

    Yet Another USC Criminal: Laguna Beach billionaire Igor Olenicoff has pleaded guilty in a massive tax fraud scheme involving $346 million and Bahama bank accounts. A product of USC after fleeing the Soviet Union and Iran, Olenicoff lied to the IRS about the existence of the off shore accounts. He ... More >>

  • Food

    February 1, 2007

    Fourth of July On a Plate


  • Culture

    May 6, 2004

    Raw Power

    OC agency moves moving photo

  • Film

    June 5, 2003

    Fresh Division Appears in Little Saigon

    A New Film -- Saigon, USA -- Shows Younger Vietnamese Americans Ready to Fight Their Own Battles

  • News

    May 15, 2003


    Ironite is your silent, potentially dangerous friend in the garden

  • Columns

    December 26, 2002
  • Features

    August 29, 2002

    The Feng Shui Psychic

    Shari Clemens design aesthetic is about what you cant see with your eyeballs

  • Features

    April 4, 2002

    Our Little Secret

    The ABAs and Anaheim Surf attempt to do what few OC teams can: Survive

  • Features

    February 28, 2002
  • Features

    November 8, 2001

    This is Where We Pray

    As earthmovers move in, local Indians move to save their sacred land