O.C.’s Night Markets Offer Asian-Inspired Cuisine And Colorful Scenes

"I feel lucky to live in a place of such diversity, where events like the night markets serve up a little adventure at home."

Tustin Head Brewer Talks Beer, Food, and Family as Anniversary Approaches

The no-fuss, easy-going brewpub is set to celebrate its 23rd year of operation on Aug. 25.

For Art’s Sake: Group Focuses on Women’s Voices

Katie Chidester is co-founder of Project La Femme, an arts organization partnering with Brea’s Curtis Theatre to present the Page to Stage Playwrights Festival.

Irvine Teens Give Underprivileged Kids a Valuable Tool

They joined to create Open Sesame Coding for Kids.

Celebrity Encounters in O.C.: Best Places to See Stars

Here are some of the best places to see celebrities in O.C.

Celebrity Encounters in O.C.: Weddings and Engagements

Chance the Rapper, Mariah Carey, and more.

Celebrity Encounters in O.C.: Where is Dennis Rodman?

Here are a few of his O.C. escapades.

5 Questions with Chef who Created 2019 Dish of the Year

Brittany Valles, who created Orange Coast’s 2019 dish of the year, supervises menus at Oak Grill and Aqua Lounge.

Elevated Dim sum, A Health-Conscious Newcomer, and More New Food Spots To Try

New restaurants to try this month including Tim Ho Wan in Irvine.

Celebrity Encounters in O.C.: Random Sightings in All Kinds of Places

We’ve gathered stories from locals and ex-pats about their most memorable run-ins with famous folks.

Helmsman Ale House Opens With New Owner and Brewer in Newport Brewing’s Spot

With a nautical theme and a modern facelift, Helmsman retained much of the charm from its predecessor.

Finds: Get Back to Class with These Prep School-Inspired Pieces

You don't have to be enrolled to look bold.

Drawn Together: O.C. Illustrator Bids Adieu to Fancy Nancy and Greets a New Collaborator

Here’s what Robin Preiss Glasser and author Ann Patchett say about their creative partnership.

Anaheim’s Unsung Brewing Co. Celebrates 3 Years of Heroic Beers

A special event Saturday will celebrate the brewery's anniversary.

Sourced: Potting Shed’s Owner Crisscrosses Nation for Antiques

This month, he travels to Boise, Idaho.

Nail Polish Company in Costa Mesa Supports Women-Centric Causes

Restore Blank’s subscription-based, nontoxic nail polish supports a new cause each month.

Spiffy CdM Restaurant Celebrates Classic American Fare with Contemporary Flair

After waiting for an attractive address, the successful team behind much-loved A Restaurant pounced on the defunct Crow Bar.

The Crown Jewels: How the Women of Five Crowns Keep the Restaurant Thriving

The team is deploying tactics that make the Grand Old Dame as relevant and refreshing as Meghan Markle.

Perfect Getaway: Santa Catalina Island is a Quick Trip Away From it All

Take a quick boat ride to forget your troubles.
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FOOD & DRINK

O.C.’s Night Markets Offer Asian-Inspired Cuisine And Colorful Scenes

"I feel lucky to live in a place of such diversity, where events like the night markets serve up a little adventure at home."

Elevated Dim sum, A Health-Conscious Newcomer, and More New Food Spots To Try

New restaurants to try this month including Tim Ho Wan in Irvine.

Anaheim’s Unsung Brewing Co. Celebrates 3 Years of Heroic Beers

A special event Saturday will celebrate the brewery's anniversary.

Hoods: New Restaurants To Try Near UC Irvine

New restaurants, such as Taquiero Taco Patio, are drawing crowds to the Campus Plaza and University Center shopping areas near UC Irvine.

CATHY THOMAS & FRIENDS

Descanso Executive Chef Sergio Ortega Shares Recipe for Mushroom Tacos with Crispy Cheese

The cheese is browned on one side, giving it alluring richness and texture.

Executive Chef At Journeyman’s Zachary Geerson Shares Technique For Branzino Fillets

Zachary Geerson, executive chef at Journeyman’s Food and Drink in Fullerton, shows how to prepare a pan-roasted branzino with green vegetables and beurre blanc sauce in Cathy Thomas’ kitchen.

Executive Chef at Lido Bottle Works Shows Off Her Fish Mastery in Cathy Thomas’ Kitchen

Amy Lebrun, the talented executive chef at Lido Bottle Works at Lido Marina Village in Newport Beach, joined Cathy Thomas in her kitchen to show off her fish-cookery skills.

Executive Pastry Chef at Marché Moderne Creates Valentine’s Day Pavlova Extravaganza

Amelia Marneau, co-owner and executive pastry chef of Marche Moderne in Newport Coast, joins Cathy Thomas to create a Valentine’s Day pavlova extravaganza.

LIFE & STYLE

O.C.’s Night Markets Offer Asian-Inspired Cuisine And Colorful Scenes

"I feel lucky to live in a place of such diversity, where events like the night markets serve up a little adventure at home."

Nail Polish Company in Costa Mesa Supports Women-Centric Causes

Restore Blank’s subscription-based, nontoxic nail polish supports a new cause each month.

Westminster Native and Paper Artist Behind Target’s Summer Art Series

"I had the amazing opportunity to collaborate with Target for their in-store campaign this summer. The overall idea was to celebrate the "Yays of Summer” by creating large three-dimensional icons that embodied those feelings."

A Preview of Disney’s New Halloween Party: Oogie Boogie Bash

Here is a helpful overview of "Oogie Boogie Bash," which will occur on 20 select nights starting Sept. 17 at Disney California Adventure

TRAVEL

Perfect Getaway: You Can See Lots of London in a Day, But Why?

Plan to be leisurely as you walk through history in London.

FEATURES

O.C.’S BEST 2019! | VR IN OC

Go high-tech with these immersive virtual-reality experiences.

See Outtakes From Our Shoot With ‘Yellowstone’ Actor and Anaheim Native Denim Richards

Richards stars in "Yellowstone," which premiered its second season this month.

Anaheim Native Denim Richards On His Role on Paramount Network’s “Yellowstone”

He plays a scene-stealing role as a cowboy in the modern-day Western drama "Yellowstone," which premieres its second season this month.

Plowing Ahead: A Q&A With Kenny Tanaka of Irvine’s Tanaka Farms

The Tanakas have planted seeds in Orange County for decades. Today, fourth-generation farmer Kenny Tanaka manages the thriving agritourism business in Irvine.