"I will spend every weekend this summer visiting the spots in our Best Beaches feature."
The opening and closing scenes of the 1994 Robert Zemekis film “Forrest Gump” revolve around a single white feather—OK, a computer-generated feather—drifting on currents of...
A special Q&A with Orange Coast magazine's new Editor, Alan Gibbons
My father and his father built a beach cottage way back in 1940. Our family owns it still, and that unglamorous little structure remains...
A note from our Editor-In-Chief Ms. Alan Gibbons on our September issue!
This issue is particularly exciting because we zero in on all 34 cities that comprise our county and share the intrinsic delights of each.
I greet Gary Mathis of Gary’s Custom Saddlery in Fullerton, and my hand disappears into his like a car entering a tunnel. His grip is as epic as his handlebar mustache. Still, I watched those same hands move like hummingbirds around the various workbench projects in his garage, where for decades he has handcrafted custom saddles, exotic-leather belts, and the kind of elaborate silver buckles prized by Texas ranchers and country music legends.
Is there any greater promise of hope than Saturday morning?
"Here’s to harnessing the Disney spirit and starting 2019 full of joy, optimism, and fondness for all of O.C.’s treasures."
Dig into our feature about hikes and pick one to try, no matter your experience level. We promise there’s one that’s perfect for you.