With Huntington Beach's attempted annexation of Sunset Beach pending, we take a closer look at what residents of OC's last unincorporated beach community are trying to preserve. Click here to read this week's cover story.
Words by Michelle Woo, photos by Keith May.
The Costa Mesa City Council is considering outsourcing about a third of the work done at City Hall to balance the budget. That could cause 250 city workers to get pink slips. It all played out at Costa Mesa City Hall on the night of March 1, 2011. Click here to see the accompanying news blog...
On February 26 and 27, 2011, the Makeup Show took place at California Market Center. The Makeup Show is the largest professionals-only driven beauty event in Southern California.
All images by Star Foreman.
A memorial and paddle-out were held in the memory of Chuck Allen on February 27, 2011. Chuck Allen was responsible for giving the amateur versions of the two action sports a central identity. In 1977, he co-founded the National Scholastic Surfing Association (NSSA), and in 1988, he helped to...
On the night of February 25, 2011, the OC Music Awards held their Live Band Finals at the Galaxy Theatre in Santa Anaâ€”BLOK, Kiev, Road to Alaska, the Steelwells, We are the Arsenal competed. Winner? The Steelwells. Congratulations! All images by Christopher Victorio .
On the night of February 24, 2011, the OC Music Awards held their Live Acoustic Finals. The line-up included Micah Brown, Danny Maika, Canvas, Parker Macy Blues, Stacy Clark. And the winner: Micah Brown. Congrats to him and everyone who participated! All images by Christopher Victorio.
On February 22, 2011, Dubtroit—Detroit Bar's dubstep night—celebrated their two-year anniversary. The night featured Gaslamp Killer, teaLong, Kelly Dean & Steady, 12th Planet. Want to relive their one-year anniversary? Click here to see photos. All images by JC Vera.
On day two of Ragga Muffins, February 20, the lineup included Israel Vibration, Gentleman, I-Octane, Marcia Griffiths, Freddie McGregor, Richie Spice, Ras Michael and the Sons of Negus, Don Carlos, Cornel Campbell and Tosh 1. All images by Christopher Victorio.