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‘Ace of Cakes’ star Duff Goldman and ‘Sugar Rush’ chef Adriano Zumbo will headline LA Cookie Con and The Sweets Show | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | September 18, 2018
At the convention in Anaheim on Saturday, Sept. 22 and Sunday Sept. 23, there will be free samples from 70 local shops as well as national brands.
Orange County Register | September 18, 2018
Neighbors of Anaheim neighborhood district regularly meet with city staff to get updates and offer input on issues and projects in the communities. Everyone is invited to the district meetings, the next wave are scheduled, with all meetings starting at 7 p.m.: Districts 1 and 2: Oct. 3 at Brookhurs...
The Earl of Sandwich is coming back to the Disneyland Resort | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | September 14, 2018
The popular Earl of Sandwich restaurant is returning at least temporarily to Downtown Disney at the Disneyland Resort, Disney officials confirmed Friday afternoon. It will reopen in its former location on the west end of the outdoor mall, where it had been shuttered since June. Amy Sadowsky, spokesw...
No snow? No problem. Urban Mushing's dog owners glide over dry land | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | September 14, 2018
Rufio is 9, Rinoa and Gizmo are 8, Cowboy is 6, Tails is 5 and Maya is 2 1/2. Christian and Ashley Casillan have a team of huskies, but they live in Long Beach, not Alaska. What’s a family of huskies to do in Southern California without snow and a sled? A group of dog owners in the area asked them...
Want to see the can-do efforts of local companies to fight hunger? Check out these Canstruction Orange County structures | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | September 14, 2018
Participants use canned goods to create whimsical and intricate displays in support of Orange County Food Bank. Public viewing runs through Sept. 30.
Laguna Art Museum, one of the oldest in the state, celebrates 100 years | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | September 14, 2018
A century ago, two local artists came together among the rolling hills and shoreline vistas of Laguna Beach to form a collective that would come to define much of the city’s artistic backbone. While Edgar Payne and Anna Hills were searching for ways to showcase their artwork, they established the....
UC Irvine theater professor’s new production tells a story through physical movement | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | September 14, 2018
The runaway wanders the cold streets of Los Angeles grasping for meaning in the uncompromising urban sprawl. Fleeing a life of evangelical conformity, the girl hopes to find something valuable hidden within the city’s outer husk. The perennial theme of the directionless child’s search for identi...
Yang’s Braised Chicken Rice is hearty winter comfort food | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | September 14, 2018
Baby, it’s cold outside. Or at least it is as I write this, on a blustery January evening after driving around Orange County on a hunt for a meal to thaw the chill. Of course, by cold, I mean about 50 degrees, which is as frigid as winter in Southern California gets, but forgive the hyperbole;...
Broadway stars Chita Rivera and Tommy Tune to headline concert at Irvine Barclay Theatre | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | September 14, 2018
She’s coming to paint the town, and all that jazz. After seven decades of Broadway hits, multiple theatrical awards and film credits, Chita Rivera will step out on stage with performer Tommy Tune for “Just in Time,” a celebration of song and music to be presented Jan. 27 at Irvine Barclay Thea...
‘Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire’ immerses customers in a rebel adventure | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | September 14, 2018
I emerged victorious from the smoldering inferno of a planet after murdering several stormtroopers, battling a massive lava-strewn insectoid and having a comrade impaled by Darth Vader’s lightsaber. This was not real life, clearly, but it felt like it. The adventure took place within the “Star.....
‘Jersey Boys’ returns to Costa Mesa for a three-night run | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | September 14, 2018
Oh, what a night. After ending its Tony-winning 11-year run on Broadway, musical “Jersey Boys,” the tale behind Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, is embarking on its North American tour with stops throughout the nation. Tommaso Antico, who portrays the Four Seasons’ Bob Gaudio, will get some...
OC Women’s March returning for second annual rally | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | September 14, 2018
One year after a women’s rally was held following President Trump's inauguration, activists are preparing to gather for a “Sister March” during the second annual OC Women’s March. The demonstration, to be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 20 at cross streets Flower Street and Civic Center Driv...
Patriarch of Wahoo’s Fish Taco family has a tale of hard work and good fortune | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | September 14, 2018
You no doubt have heard of Wahoo’s Fish Taco, but have you heard of Mr. Lee? I’m guessing not. But without Mr. Lee, Wahoo’s, the well-known Mexican food chain, would simply not exist. There is also a very good chance that it would not exist without Hollywood legend John Wayne, but we’ll get ...
‘Shakespeare in Love’ will tell its romantic tale at South Coast Repertory | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | September 14, 2018
William Shakespeare is suffering from writer’s block. He owes two producers a new comedy, he can’t finish the first line to a sonnet and he’s in desperate need of inspiration. In comes his muse, Viola, a beautiful woman who sparks him to write his masterpiece and will break the law to appear i...
Silicone wedding bands find a niche among athletes, firefighters and law enforcement | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | September 14, 2018
It’s a reasonably simple story, says a founder of silicone wedding and commitment rings. KC Holiday and friend Ted Baker founded Santa Ana-based QALO (pronounced kay-lo), a company producing rings designed to be worn by individuals whose lifestyles make it impractical to wear a gold or diamond...
Cooking up healthy recipes and teaching culinary skills at a children’s cancer hospital | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | September 14, 2018
When Audra Wilford’s 4-year-old son Max was diagnosed with an aggressive form of brain cancer in 2011, she did the only thing she could think to do to increase his quality of life — she cooked. The Tustin mother of two attended culinary school and worked in the restaurant industry before startin...
It’s enough to make a Porg smile: Irvine theater is first in ‘Last Jedi’ opening ticket sales | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | September 14, 2018
Edwards Irvine Spectrum Center 21 attracted more moviegoers than any theater in North America for the Dec. 14-15 opening of “Star Wars: The Last Jedi.” Including presale, the theater sold the most two-day opening tickets, according to analytics company comScore. “We’re traditionally in the t...
Vintage and classic automobiles find a spotlight at new Newport Beach showroom | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | September 14, 2018
Connoisseurs of vintage automobiles who also have the means to purchase them can find paradise at a recently-opened classic car showroom in Newport Beach. Through a partnership involving Miles Morris and Malcolm Welford, both with roots in the United Kingdom’s vintage and race car industry, and...
New bishop ordained to be a ‘bearer of light’ to O.C.’s Vietnamese Catholics | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | September 14, 2018
In a multicultural ceremony held in four languages — English, Spanish, Vietnamese and Korean — the Diocese of Orange ordained the Rev. Thomas Thanh Thai Nguyen as bishop last week, making him the second Vietnamese American in U.S. history to hold the post. Nguyen will serve as auxiliary bishop.....
Where to find the spiciest foods in Orange County | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | September 13, 2018
Can you handle the heat? Critic Brad A. Johnson maps the spiciest restaurant dishes he’s eaten in O.C.
Here are 9 don’t-miss new treats served at Disneyland and Disney California Adventure during Halloween Time | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | September 12, 2018
During Halloween Time,100 special foods will be served through Oct. 31 at Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure. Here are nine of our new favorites.
Next stop for Beach Boulevard improvements: Anaheim | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | September 12, 2018
The city's new plan for the area would encourage new shopping, dining and residential options in a pedestrian-friendly atmosphere
O.C. electronic companies debut latest innovations at international show | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | September 12, 2018
With nearly 4,000 exhibitors and more than 2.75-million square feet of show floor, the International Consumer Electronics Show, or CES, is a mecca for geeks and technology companies alike who gather in Las Vegas every January to see and showcase the latest innovations. The common theme this year...
OC Fire Watch volunteers work to spot fires before they start | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | September 12, 2018
For Orange County Fire Watch volunteers, the day out started as an early summer drill in Mission Viejo, but they quickly had to switch gears when they detected a fire. “During a mock activation in June — which is not really the peak of fire season — I actually spotted a fire while I [was] chec...
Hello Kitty Cafe and Afters Ice Cream are among 30 new additions planned for Spectrum Center | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | September 12, 2018
Irvine Spectrum Center will introduce 30 new stores and restaurants over the next year as part of a $200 million reinvestment plan, the Irvine Co. announced this week. The businesses will be located in four new buildings, spanning 137,000 square feet, that are being constructed in the wake of the...
Off Center Festival brings unique performances to Segerstrom Center | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | September 12, 2018
A variety of unconventional art performances will be showcased at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts as part of the weeks-long seventh annual Off Center Festival. The program will begin Jan. 19 with a show by Martha Graham Cracker, a drag artist who performs Aretha Franklin, Prince, Black Sabbath,.....
Oracle Challenger Series in Newport Beach will offer tennis players more opportunities | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | September 12, 2018
Former French Open champion Francesca Schiavone, former world No. 4 player Kei Nishikori and American teen up-and-comer Frances Tiafoe will be among the big names battling it out on the courts Jan. 20-28 in the inaugural Oracle Challenger Series at Newport Beach Tennis Club. Orange County tennis...
She's the date farmer from Newport Beach | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | September 12, 2018
Fueled by enthusiasm and a love for nature, a Newport Beach mother of three decided to become a farmer. Joan Smith, 49, is the founder and farmer of Rancho Meladuco date farm. The business started in fall 2015 when Smith decided she could move forward since her three children were older, which...
Hello Kitty and other Sanrio characters continue to pop up alongside food in O.C. | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | September 12, 2018
Nestled into the backside of a rolling hillscape in the middle of Irvine lies Tanaka Farms, one of the last remaining swaths of food-producing land in once-pastoral Orange County. At 30 acres, the family-owned farm is small but mighty, famous for its year-round produce stand and Community Supported....
OCTA adds and expands Metrolink stations for people commuting to work | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | September 12, 2018
Terri Swanson lives at the Crossing apartment community, a transit-oriented development adjacent to the Anaheim Canyon Metrolink Station. Swanson and her husband moved to the complex at 3530 E. La Palma Ave. in June so she could take a Metrolink train to Orange Station where she walks to her adminis...
Easel takes commissioning artwork online | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | September 12, 2018
A narrow dirt road leading to some unknowable place is flanked by spindly trees, their branches arching over the claustrophobic path. In charcoal-black darkness sits a spectral white home. A skateboarder readies to drop into an ocean wave. These are scenes depicted in some of the work of artists...
Five Crowns ambassador celebrates 50 years at Corona del Mar restaurant | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | September 12, 2018
During his weekend shifts at the Five Crowns, Tommy Martin will shuffle swiftly between the kitchen, narrow passages and dining rooms to greet patrons and see to their needs. Martin, whose presence at the restaurant with an English country inn theme has been as consistent and comforting as the...
Garden Grove police interrupt burglary in progress; 2 suspects arrested | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | September 11, 2018
The victim called police while hiding from the burglars before running out of his front door as they broke in through the back.
Man scales construction crane in Anaheim, climbs down and throws glue at police | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | September 10, 2018
The officers were treated on scene to remove the glue and the suspect was taken to a hospital for observation.