A federal judge in Orange County has punished a 59-year-old Huntington Beach businessman and national defense subcontractor for cheating the United States Air Force.Keith Randell Faber, owner of A&M Bearings LLC and Mesa Bearing Company, successfully bid between 1997 and 2008 to supply a specifi ... More >>
If there is one thing diners should know about cuisine at the Attic, it's that it is an all-scratch kitchen. Sometimes it takes a little longer for food to come out of the kitchen. There isn't a walk-in freezer or pantry full of cans, and the staff put out breakfast, lunch and dinner. For example, e ... More >>
Every second and fourth Wednesday night of the month, legendary bartender/chef/restaurant insider Dave Mau hosts Dinner with Dave at Memphis at the Santora, where he treats drinkers to a free meal and live music as the evening progresses. To remind ustedes of this great night, Dave treats us ev ... More >>
Astronomer Tim Thompson is so jazzed by NASA's Kepler Mission, which is searching part of the Milky Way for planets much like ours, that he wants to tell you all about its current progress.And he'll share this tonight. For free! Screw clubbing, Stefon.
Mexicans pay in blood for America's War on Drugs
Just got word from John Manly, the badass attorney who has for the past decade exposed the Catholic Diocese of Orange for the pedo-protection racket that it is, that the trial he was all ready to start on today involving the notorious Michael Harris ain't going to trial anymore. That's because repre ... More >>
"To me, the idea and expectation that the day is slowly and surely coming when we will be able to honestly say we are our brother's keeper and not his oppressor is very beautiful." - Thomas EdisonA disabled Gulf War-era veteran who uses a breathing machine to sleep says Southern California ... More >>
A Huntington Beach woman was part of the first combat sortie to involve only females. Captain Jennifer Morton was part of a two-ship formation composed of two female pilots and two female weapons officers when the "Strike Eagles of 'Dudette 07'" took to the skies over Afghanistan on March 30.
Photo by Airman John D. Partlow/U.S. Air ForceDisplaced commercial airline passengers take shelter inside Taiyo Community Center on Friday.Those following the epic horrors playing out across the Pacific are aware that the 8.9 magnitude earthquake has been officially declared the worst catastrophe ... More >>
"Barry speaking . . ."The U.S. Supreme Court today rejected without comment a requested rehearing on a previously tossed out case alleging Barack Obama is not eligible to be the U.S. president.This one was not filed by Laguna Niguel lawyer/dentist/birther/nutbar/real-estate saleswoman Orly Taitz ... More >>
Boeing's announcement that it is eliminating 900 jobs in Long Beach is getting the big headlines today, but the once-mighty aerospace company also dropped some bad employment news for Orange County.
At a White House briefing, President Barack Obama just said suspicious packages found aboard two cargo planes bound for the United States "do apparently contain explosive material."They came from Yemen and were inside Fed-Ex and UPS packages bound for a synagogue in Chicago.
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ACLUHalime SatA woman who was barred from flying out of the Long Beach Airport is among 10 U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents the American Civil Liberties Union is representing in its constitutional challenge of the government's "no-fly list."Halime Sat joins a disabled veteran of the U ... More >>
Parked on Civic Center?If you're scooting past Santa Ana police headquarters Thursday afternoon and notice a large contingency of uniformed members of the Armed Services, worry not. That portion of Downtown Santa Ana has not been declared a war zone. Yet.Nor is it a green zone signifying safety from ... More >>
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Many of Dr. Brian West's patients didn't know he was in the state medical board's substance-abuse-diversion program. At least six of them claim they're paying the price
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Larry lays some cable across America
A Newport Beach con man dies. We think
For Matt Lamont, the worst thing about jail is the Nazis
Eddie and Jo Ellen Allen have their very own housing crisis
How a Newport Beach power couple used right-wing politics to build an empire worth absolutely nothing
Feds say Tustin base cleanup company is dirty
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