It's Lent right now, which means some of the best food in Orange County is popping up at Mexican restaurants every Friday, when faithful Catholics eschew meat. Out comes the seasonal specials: tortas de camarones (ground shrimp reconstituted as fritters), chile rellenos in a potato soup, potato taco ... More >>
Santa Ana residents are helping to wage a secret war against one of Mexico's most ruthless drug cartels—and they're winning
Michoacanos en el condado de Orange ayudan en la guerra clandestina en contra de unos de los carteles más despiadados de México—y están ganando
See Update No. 2 on page 2 on teen driver Abdulrahman M. Alyahyan not having a valid California's driver license and having been cited previously for violating the terms of his provisional license. Plus, more details. Update No. 1 on the next page has ID's of all five Irvine teens.ORIGINAL POST, MAY ... More >>
We'll get to these guys soon enough...The numbers don't lie, people: despite the protestations of some commenters to the contrary, ustedes LOVE lists! Ustedes LOVE Best Of-related stuff! So, to increase the love, we're combining the two! A list of Best Ofs! YEAHHHHHHHHHH!!!Here's the comprende, M ... More >>
OC's best brunches: The ethnic, the gorgeous views and the bottomless booze!
Oh, the funny names we Latinos give to our meals. The above picture is what I know as a gordita de trigo, even though that name might throw off most people. This gordita isn't savory or even stuffed, but rather a flatbread sweetened with brown sugar and bits of cinnamon sticks. It's a Zacatecan f ... More >>
At least when the Mafia was around, they murdered with class, according to HollywoodSigh...we here at SaFII know, love, extol the beauty of SanTana, the county's dynamic seat, fight the wrong perceptions of many Orange Countians that it's a cesspool, a place dangerous to visit even during the day ... More >>
Taquería Zamora's epic chilaquilesMy favorite breakfast after pozole is chilaquiles, that beautiful creation of beans, rice, eggs, crema, and tortilla strips of varying degrees of hardness--but it's one I rarely have outside my mother's kitchen. Far too many Mexican restaurants don't understand ... More >>
[Hole In the Wall] Is this the most Mexican restaurant in OC?
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