Letter From the Editor on Our O.C. Staycations Issue

Whether you spend a night or a week, there’s a perfect spot here for your getaway, and it might be a place you’ve overlooked before.

Editor’s Letter: The Coyote Compromise

A coyote sauntered past the front bumper of my car as I was pulling into traffic—not unheard of, perhaps, but at the time I...

Editor’s Note | April 2019

"You’re a stronger person than I if you make it through this issue and haven’t nabbed reservations for at least three of these places."

Editor’s Note // September 2018 Main Street O.C. Issue

A note from our Editor-In-Chief Ms. Alan Gibbons on our September issue!
Editors Letter Alan Gibbons December 2021

Read the Editor’s Letter from our December 2021 Issue

As I look back over the work we’ve done this year here at Orange Coast, here’s what I’m thankful for.

Editor’s Note: July 2017

This year we tell you about where to find the best indoor playground, curly hair experts, children’s couture, and much more.
Editors Letter February 2022 Orange Coast Magazine Illustration

Read the Editor’s Letter for February 2022

"We hope to inspire you to appreciate the bounty of goodies in Orange County all year and cross some items of your own bucket list."

Editor’s Letter: Beach-Town Getaways

My father and his father built a beach cottage way back in 1940. Our family owns it still, and that unglamorous little structure remains...

Editor’s Letter from April 2022 Issue: Best New Restaurants

What a relief it is to get back to a full slate of restaurant openings. My head is spinning from how many places have...

Editor’s Letter: Why Old Las Vegas is MIA

I once asked Wayne Newton, Mr. Las Vegas, to give me a tour of the most historic parts of his adopted hometown. Who better...