On The Market: These Homes Go Green with Environmentally Friendly Amenities

Additions such as solar panels and heated floors help these homes reduce their effects on the environment.

Join Prominent Chefs for Cooking Demonstrations at South Coast Plaza

Chefs will demonstrate signature recipes and share cooking tips and samples.

Here’s Our Guide to Knott’s Berry Farm’s Annual Boysenberry Festival

Try a few of these boysenberry-themed sweet and savory dishes before the festival ends April 28.

Little Festival That Did: Newport Beach Film Festival Marks 20th Year with Big Aspirations

The event now attracts more than 50,000 visitors, making it one of the fastest-growing film festivals in the U.S.

At Eclectic Goods, Fresh Picks are Traditional with a Twist

Owner also donates a portion of her profits to charity.

5 Things We Love About The Gospel Brunch at House of Blues Anaheim

From a top-notch buffet line of Southern style comfort classics to a spirited perfomance of Gospel hits, here is a perfect way to spend your Sunday.

Mother of the Year: Laguna Beach’s Meg Weidner Stars in ‘Best Mom’

Laguna Beach resident Meg Weidner wrote and stars in “Best Mom,” an indie family film now streaming on multiple platforms.

Three’s a Trend: Dining Out Becomes an Event with Tableside Presentations

Risotto for two, hay-smoked ribeye, and steak Diane are just a few dishes prepped right at your table.

Here’s Which Restaurant Trends Are Coming — and Dying — in Orange County

Fads come and go. Some take hold and last, while others quickly become the answer in a trivia quiz.

Fullerton Native Megan Colarossi Greets Viewers as Host on ‘Good Day L.A.’

She wakes up at 4 a.m. weekdays, prepares segments with producers, and spends the morning discussing news.

Married Secret Service Agents Worked Cases and Raised Family in O.C.

Decades protecting presidents and working counterfeit cases coincided with a suburban O.C. existence for this pair.

Can Faith Bring Back a Sickly but Beloved Olive Tree?

Throughout the years, this centerpiece of our backyard stood strong and tall.

Hoods: Orange Neighborhood Offers Unexpected Entertainment

In the shadows of Angel Stadium and Honda Center, this often-overlooked neighborhood has alternative amusements.

Food News: A Revamped Classic, and More Twists on Standards

A favorite gets a new space, pizza gets a new shape, and more.

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Here’s Which Restaurant Trends Are Coming — and Dying — in Orange County

Fads come and go. Some take hold and last, while others quickly become the answer in a trivia quiz.

O.C.’s 2019 Dish of the Year: Oak Grill’s BBQ Spiced Short Ribs

We break down the components of this year's hottest dish.

Slurp-Worthy: The Top 10 Ramen Shops In Orange County

These O.C. ramen shops are serving soul‑satisfying bowls brimming with addictive noodles, complex broths, and can’t-get-enough toppings.

Orange County’s Best New Restaurants of 2019

We update you on O.C.’s dining landscape with the most notable restaurants, from brand-spanking new to well-seasoned influencers. Plus, we name the Restaurant of the Year.

CATHY THOMAS & FRIENDS

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.

Haven’s Executive Chef Craig Brady Shows Us How to Make His Duck and Foie Bolognese

Chef Craig Brady of Haven elevates a classic Italian dish with luscious duck foie gras.

LIFE & STYLE

Here’s Our Guide to Knott’s Berry Farm’s Annual Boysenberry Festival

Try a few of these boysenberry-themed sweet and savory dishes before the festival ends April 28.

5 Things We Love About The Gospel Brunch at House of Blues Anaheim

From a top-notch buffet line of Southern style comfort classics to a spirited perfomance of Gospel hits, here is a perfect way to spend your Sunday.

Hello Kitty Grand Cafe Unveils Spring Cocktails and Treats

Expect spring-themed libations and zesty lemon treats.

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

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

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In Plain Sight: An Art Installation at The Lab in Costa Mesa

More than 2,500 CDs make up this installation.

What It’s Like To: Survive a Mass Shooting

Natalie Grumet suffered a gunshot wound to the face in the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history.