Vin Scully

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2013

    Remembering Huell Howser, Fan of OC Weekly, Lover of OC, Antagonist of OC Republicans

    I'm still in shock over the news that Huell Howser, the greatest Californian since Hiram Johnson, has left us. He passed away last night of natural causes, leaving behind a legacy of Cali love that my alma mater, Chapman University, will guard forever.All the pundits of the Golden State will weigh i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 30, 2011

    Mike Scioscia and Angels Win Battle: Los Angeles

    Christopher Victorio/OC Weekly Click here to see more photos from the game.​The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim beat the Los Angeles Dodgers of Los Angeles 5-1 last night at Angels Stadium to sweep the annual Freeway Series.It was classic Mike Scioscia small ball (with a 5th inning Torii Hunter ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2010

    3hree Things: Two Guys, One Mic

    ​Watch out for 3hree Things every Tuesday, where Riley Breckenridge, drummer of Orange County's favorite local alt-rock band Thrice, gives his take on life in Southern California as an OC native. I've always loved talk radio. In the early '90s, I used to listen to Jim Rome's show relig ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2010

    Dave Wielenga Rides Again!

    LBPost.comBecky Ames, the Long Beach mayor's chief of staff, speaks with Dave Wielenga at a city function in 2008.​As an OC Weekly staff writer for many years, Dave Wielenga cranked out many incredible stories and even helped bring down a crooked mayor.

  • Blogs

    April 3, 2009

    It's a Quick Read: Silver 25 Edition

    UPDATED! Orange County Register: The first Orange County Starbucks targeted for closure is (drum roll, please) . . . the one at 24502 Del Prado, Dana Point. . . . Based on the photo that pops up (and out!) when you open this, a flotation device turned out for The Real Housewives of Orange C ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 12, 2008

    More on Huell Howser and the Evil TCA

    The strangest part in my interview with Huell Howser this week was learning that the Transportation Corridor Authority tried to get his special on San Onofre State Beach delayed. I knew the TCA hated ol' Huell for his opposition to extending the 241 Toll Road through San Onofre State Park, further t ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 15, 2008

    Let's Go, Halos

    Angels vs. Los Angeles Dodgers

  • Blogs

    February 8, 2008

    The Real Reason Why 241 Toll Road Plan Failed!

    Full disclosure: I'm not too informed on the 241 Toll Road. I don't see how extending it to San Onofre will reduce traffic on the 5 Freeway. I don't surf so don't particularly care if the legendary waves of Trestles disappeared. I do know that the Transportation Corridor Authority is one of Orange C ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 1, 2008

    Dodgers Discrimination During Rose Parade?

    While enjoying Mami's amazing pozole this morning and seeing the Tournament of Roses parade rebroadcast on KTLA-TV Channel 5, my parents pointed out something interesting. When the Los Angeles Dodgers' float passed by, the camera cut between different Dodgers--Vin Scully, the Dodgers' organist, Noma ... More >>

  • Columns

    October 5, 2006


    'Its incredulous that Dave is so hateful. The fact that Rex was caught with marijuana paraphernalia at an airport should have made him a "hero" at the "weakly," but you allowed Dave to trash him'

  • Film

    April 6, 2006
  • Features

    December 30, 2004
  • Culture

    January 23, 2003

    Baseball Bathos

    Laguna Playhouses Rounding Third

  • Features

    August 22, 2002

    Voices of Angels

    Smith and Markas describe the action as the Anaheim Angels head toward baseball heaven

  • Columns

    July 4, 2002
  • Features

    September 14, 2000
  • Columns

    July 15, 1999
  • News

    April 1, 1999