Sweet Treats | From shave ice to s’mores to scones, here are your best bets for dessert any time.
Behind Two Ferns | Cypress High School and OCSA alum Scott Aukerman celebrates 10 years as host of the podcast “Comedy Bang! Bang!” and directs “Between Two Ferns: The Movie,” premiering Sept. 20
The Mother’s Load | JC Aragone is one of only a handful of professional tennis players who suffers from Type 1 diabetes, and he’s the first diabetic to play in the U.S. Open. Here is how his mother, Paula Aragone, became his best coach yet.
People & Places
Opener | A picturesque vine tunnel at UC Irvine
’Hoods | A stretch of Sunset Beach embraces community.
Perfect Getaway | Discover the simple, tranquil joys of Hana, Maui.
Stats | Sincerity and love dominate at a MaxLove Project “friendraiser” this month.
Culturephile | University High alumna Nicola Harrison and her debut novel “Montauk”
O.C. Events | Elton John, Laguna Dance Festival, and more
Person of Interest | UC Irvine alum and director of Asian American sketch comedy group
Style & Home
Opener | Shades of autumn will set you apart from the crowd this fall.
Hot Shop | Stitch and Feather expands across the county.
On The Market | A Newport Beach home with walkability to farmers markets and restaurants
At Home With … | Rancho Santa Margarita resident Ría Safford helps clients get organized.
Food & Drink
Opener | Casablanca in Costa Mesa
Pay It Forward | O.C. salads with high recommendations
Food News | Local favorites expand with new locations and updated menus.
Dining Guide | Many of our restaurant reviews, plus two menu items to try
My O.C. | Being a Disneyland tour guide in the ’60s led to a few surprises.