How to Have Your Best Weekend: 12/16

Christmas Boat Parade (December 14th-18th): Newport Beach's 108th Annual Christmas Boat Parade is happening this weekend!

Two October Book Events for Literary Buffs

Great reads are celebrated at two day-long events this month, one for mystery lovers and the other for readers on the lookout for new literary voices. Use this chart to decide which one’s for you.

Broadway Serves Up Summer in a Glass

A quick dip of the toes in the Pacific is almost as refreshing as a visit with my friend and bartender, Michael Rooney of Broadway by Amar Santana.

Wine and a Harbor View

I read about wine events every day. I envision them in candlelit restaurants and cellars, or at a big farm table in the midst...

How To Have Your Best Weekend: 10/6

DISCOVER: Meet Lido Marina Village (October 8th): The new Lido Marina Village's official launch party is happening on Saturday. Check out all that is new in the area, and get a preview of what is to come.

Arc Serves Love Potions All Month Long

Though Valentine’s Day has passed, Arc restaurant is keeping the love going all month long with barman Koire Rogers’ new menu of well-crafted cocktails,...

O.C. Answer Man: How’s Orange County doing with water conservation?

How is Orange County doing since California Gov. Jerry Brown ordered statewide mandatory water usage reduction for residents and businesses?

Five Gotta-Have Wine Books

I don't lead a glamorous wine life. I'm not at tastings throughout the week, nor traveling the globe to  stroll through the vineyards and...

March Madness for Wine Drinkers

Now that your NCAA bracket is complete and games are underway, why not channel those skills into a blind tasting at Salt Creek Wine...