A state commission found the former publishers of the now defunct District Weekly, a Long Beach alternative newspaper launched in April 2007 by ex-OC Weekly staffers, owes six employees nearly $70,000 in unpaid salary and vacation pay.Still to come is a Long Beach Superior Court hearing in a laws ... More >>
Getting stiffed by a porn star took on a whole new meaning Monday when Huntington Beach's Janine Lindemulder was arraigned in federal court for allegedly failing to pay about $80,000 in income taxes, The Smoking Gun reports today. The racktacular 39-year-old entered a not guilty plea and was releas ... More >>
Leatherbys Cafe Rouge a Grand Place to Watch the World Spin
Or, rather, former Weeklings (yes, Virginia: Steve Lowery and Theo Douglas jumped ship last Friday) are starting a new paper in Long Beach, according to Orange County Business Journal via LA Observed yesterday. Pick up the inaugural issue April 11. Good luck, cabrones!
This time, she means it
Predictions for 2007
Clown On Their Fingers and Clown On Their Toes: And we shall have music wherever we go
CNN couldnt do it; the LA Times couldnt do it; no other journalist or major media outlet could do it. Are we to accept that some moonbat reporter from a local free weekly actually sat down and researched the subjec
From the House of Tiki to Joe MacAsland
From OC TV shows to the Balboa Island ferry
No. 9: Kean Coffee keeps it real in this mixed-up, crazy corporate world
Labor Day 2006: Our Salute to Great Jobs
June 28 - July 4
Romeos in Black Jeans: A night with Dave Alvin and his way Guilty Men
2006 Newport Beach Film Festival has a tough act to follow
Revised for the Web!
Like the rest of Southern California, the western hemisphere and the Free World, this Imitation NASCAR Sportswatch has been fascinated by the case of the rare Ferrari Enzo that crashed in Malibu a couple months back. Suspected driver Bo Stefan M. Eriksson hasn't even gone to court yet, and this thin ... More >>
'I Must Say, Darling, Youre Right Up There With Fitzgerald!'
The other day, while getting the website that mirrors your favorite OC alt.-weekly pub ready for ya'all, Clockworken noticed something interesting upon opening Gustavo Arellano's popular column !Ask a Mexican! (Special Cesar Chavez Edition). Along the top of the virtual page was a Google advertiseme ... More >>
Worst. Year. Ever!
It took me a while to get accustomed to the uninhibited and rampant sex here.
Great Asian restaurants, and the Asians (and Chuck Devore) who love them
Special web Exclusive Anthology
Master framer Dave Link tries his hand at furniture
Winter Music Issue
Reflections on Election Day, 2004
Vacation, time to get away
A guide to great food