After Meera Sawhney of Irvine was diagnosed with a tumor, neurosurgeon Robert Louis used a virtual reality headset to ease her anxiety and rehearse her operation.
Elizabeth Campbell of Irvine fights for accessibility and independence for all.
Hildie Vega of Fountain Valley augments standard medical treatment for her daughter Olivianna with help from MaxLove Project.
Artist Andrea Moni of Irvine began collaborating with other trauma victims after a serious burn accident.
Lesley Ramirez of Anaheim beat Ewing sarcoma and learned how to care for her mental health.
Former pro surfer Danny Nichols of Huntington Beach shares his love of the ocean to help soldiers heal.
Kim Kanatani is undertaking her most ambitious project yet: the new Institute and Museum of California Art on UC Irvine’s campus.
Both were recognized by the Orange County Medical Association as among the most accomplished and caring physicians in the county.
Here are photos highlighting each pier's unique personality and history.
It’s getting more difficult to “Keep Portland Weird”—the city’s motto—but there are still plenty of offbeat places awaiting your arrival.