Read Our Editor’s Note On The March 2023 Kickass Women Issue

"March is the month for our annual Kickass Women issue, timed to honor International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month. This project is always a joy as we get to shine a light on incredible thinkers, leaders, and activists in O.C."

Read Our Editor’s Note On The February 2023 H2OC Issue

"Enjoy this time of year, when we can cherish our temperate weather, get a jump on spring planting, and savor the rainstorms every time they arrive, as February is usually the wettest month of the year in O.C."

Read Our Editor’s Note On The January 2023 Top Doctors Issue

"Every year we are moved and humbled by the stories that accompany the top doctors list, and we hope you will be, too."

Orange Coast gets new, local owners

Engine Vision Media acquires Los Angeles magazine, Orange Coast magazine, and Pasadena magazine from Hour Media Group.

Read Our Editor’s Note On The December 2022 Holiday Guide Issue

"If you’re ready to get back into the swing of a party, we’ve rounded up advice from all sorts of experts including tips on what Champagne to buy, how to navigate delicate conversations, ideas for locally made gifts, and where to focus your energy."

Read Our Editor’s Note On The November 2022 Bread Issue

"We’ve rounded up lots of types of bread, plus talked to a chef-turned-baker, made note of our favorite croissants, and suggested the best bread to be had in O.C. restaurants."

Read Our Editor’s Note On The October 2022 Arts Preview Issue

"O.C. is an arts mecca; get dressed up and indulge."

Read Our Editor’s Note On The September 2022 Be Your Own Boss Issue

"The folks we’re highlighting in this month’s cover story took chances and started their own companies for a variety of reasons: more autonomy, pursuing their passion (goats!), the chance to build relationships, and more."

Read Our Editor’s Note On The August 2022 Health & Wellness Issue

"Throughout this issue, we’re talking about wellness and preventive measures to stave off illness and infection."

Read Our Editor’s Note On The July 2022 Best Of Issue

"July is our annual Best Of issue—a chance to highlight the joys of living here. We have an abundance of fun things to do, unique places to shop, and delectable food and drinks to devour."