Main Street O.C. | Orange County doesn’t have one Main Street—we are spoiled with several, each acting as the vibrant hub of its respective town, packed with history yet ever-evolving.
The Coach’s Coach | As a sports psychology coach for the U.S. Men’s National Volleyball Team, Andrea Becker helps players get out of their heads and focus on the game.
A Peek At The Future of Art | As UC Irvine unveils a small portion of the Buck Collection this month, it’s also revving up for its new Institute and Museum for California Art
➜ PEOPLE & PLACES
Opener | Ruins of the Great Stone Church at Mission San Juan Capistrano
‘Hoods | A stretch of Beach Boulevard in Huntington Beach
Perfect Getaway | Idyllic vineyards, farm-to-table dining, and a vibrant art scene in Prince Edward County
Culturephile | Comedian Jon Lovitz got early inspiration in Orange County.
O.C. Events | Jon Batiste, Surf City Surf Dog, and more in September
Person Of Interest | Tustin native and professional mermaid
➜ STYLE & HOME
Fall Fashion | Dark-green military dress by Alexander McQueen and more statement pieces for fall
Hot Shop | Anderson Brothers Design & Supply in Seal Beach
Finds | Saddle up with these Western pieces.
On The Market | O.C. homes with stellar kitchens
At Home With… | Co-founder of 31 Bits on the new line of home decor for fall
➜ FOOD & DRINK
Main Course | Vietnamese spring rolls and other delights from LSXO in Huntington Beach
Pay It Forward| Local chefs share their favorite potato dishes in O.C.
Five Questions With | Executive chef of newly opened Playa Mesa in Costa Mesa
Food News | Four new places set up shop in O.C., including Chinese dumpling chain Ja Jiaozi.
My O.C. | Engagement hopes lead to realizations about marriage.