Pickleball Feature Orange Coast Magazine Phil Dunmeyer Court

Passion for Pickleball | Orange County is enthusiastic for the sport

The pandemic increased the sport's popularity across Orange County and the nation

35 Kickass Women in O.C.

Every woman on this list lives up to the description and beyond. All of them make us happy and proud that they’re part of our community.

This Los Alamitos Resident Was a Member of Disney’s 2019 All-American College Band

Trumpeter Emily Carpentier was one of 21 college musicians selected to be part of Disneyland’s All-American College Band over the summer. This year, more than 300 students auditioned nationwide to be part of the annual program.
Kinjaz Dance Crew UCI Profile Orange Coast Magazine Mike Song Anthony Lee

Strength In Numbers: Meet the Kinjaz

UCI alums Mike Song and Anthony Lee tell the story behind the award-winning dance crew they started, as well as how that launched a new line of branded noodles.

Local Leaders Share Their Favorite Places To Dine in O.C.

Orange County natives, celebrities, and VIPs told us about their favorite places to dine.

Mornings in Orange County: Here’s What Night Owls Are Missing

Before the rest of the county has woken up—or even gone to bed, in some cases—many O.C. locals are already up and at ’em. Early birds are enjoying coffee and breakfast at a neighborhood spot, hitting the gym or the waves, and heading to work before the sun has had a chance to peek over the Santa Ana Mountains.

Drawing It Out: Fountain Valley’s Award-Winning Comic Book Artist

Dustin Nguyen began his celebrated career with a raffle ticket.

Lightspeed to Disneyland: An Insiders’ Guide to Help Maximize Your Visit

We’ve gathered the most worthwhile experiences, new insider tips, and every detail in between to help maximize your visit. Think of it as your field guide to the fun.
Scarlet Beet Ravioli Selanne Steak Tavern

The Breakdown: Scarlet Beet “Ravioli” from Selanne Steak Tavern

Chef Vince Terusa at Selanne Steak Tavern doesn’t shy away from elaborate dishes beyond steak.

Pay It Forward: Local Leaders Share Their Favorite O.C. Places

Many people we asked had multiple favorites, and they mentioned other businesses they like. Here are a few.