Top Doctors 2019 | Here’s our roster of the 513 O.C. physicians judged by the Orange County Medical Association as among the most accomplished and caring. Plus, we share six inspiring stories about O.C. residents, including Natalie Grumet of Dana Point, who survived the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history
A Glorious Feeling | Irvine native Katy Smith thought she wanted to be an actress when she starred in “Singing in the Rain” at University High. Now the executive creative chef for Puesto restaurants is back in O.C. and enjoying every aspect of being home.
Making Magic | A new art book from Taschen publishing, “Walt Disney’s Disneyland” by Chris Nichols, explores the visual history of the park’s inception.
➜ PEOPLE & PLACES
Opener | Santiago Peak, the highest summit in O.C.
‘Hoods | A neighborhood spanning Laguna Hills and Lake Forest offers worthy spots.
Perfect Getaway | Take in the history and diversity of Vancouver, British Columbia.
Quotes | The president of Anteater Quidditch, based on the fictional sport in the “Harry Potter” series
Culturephile | OCSA alum Krysta Rodriguez performs at the Irvine Barclay Theatre.
O.C. Events | “Dear Evan Hansen,” Marc Anthony, and more
Person Of Interest | Dana Point resident and memory master Luis Angel
➜ STYLE & HOME
Opener | Kitchen goods from San Clemente-based Melrose in the OC Lifestyle
Sourced | Style your home with shades of sage.
On The Market | Homes with over-the-top amenities
Hot Shop | Indochino at Fashion Island
Finds | Dress in fur, winter’s fashion favorite.
➜ FOOD & DRINK
Main Course | Terrace by Mix Mix in South Coast Plaza
Three’s a Trend | Porthole cocktails
Food Collector | Finding the best juice shots in the county
Food News | Ocean at Main, Craig Strong’s solo debut in Laguna Beach, plus three more openings
Dining Guide | Many of our 200-plus restaurant reviews and a spotlight on Seal beach
My O.C. | A writer contemplates mortality after stumbling upon a neglected chalkboard.