| Nov 22, 2011
| 9:39 PM
The prep football season is just about to enter its most crucial period, but don't overlook the prep basketball season, which gets underway this week.
Local hoops teams launch their respective seasons Saturday. During the course of the next week, the...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 8:37 AM
After getting a new job on CBS' Friday medical/supernatural drama "A Gifted Man," playing Rita Perkins-Hall, a nurse and personal assistant to brilliant surgeon Michael Holt (Patrick Wilson), actress Margo Martindale took home an Emmy for outstanding...
| Jul 27, 2012
Boogie down at the "Brooklyn Children's Museum!" Kids of all ages are invited to jam to the summer sounds of the Beach Boys, Beatles and more. Their "Beach Party," in which kids dance and play instruments, kicks off on Friday, July 27th at 6:30pm.
| Jul 31, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Aug. 2, Beineke Library at Yale University, this show is free with RSVP tickets, but there are no more tickets available.
The worlds of indie rock, American history and cartography have rarely intersected as nicely as they will when...
| Aug 5, 2012
In the decades since her death on Aug. 5, 1962, Marilyn Monroe has been the subject of so many books that the actress practically deserves her own Dewey Decimal classification.
And although it seems unlikely that there's any aspect of her 36 years that...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 1:30 PM
Here are your winners!
- Mott the Hoople, “One of the Boys”
- Doves, “Catch the Sun”
- The Waterboys, “A Girl Called Johnny”
- The Pretenders, “Mystery Achievement”
- Ryan Adams, “Come...
| Aug 21, 2012
Scott McKenzie, whose 1967 hit single "San Francisco (Be Sure to Wear Flowers in Your Hair)" captured the spirit of the '60s flower-power movement and became a generational touchstone, has died. He was 73.
McKenzie died Saturday at his home in Silver...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 4:26 PM
While some had no choice but to stand due to a sell-out, standing-room-only house, even those with seats at the John Anson Ford Amphitheatre took to their feet in a standing ovation following the Pacific Ballet Dance Theatre’s “Dance in the...
| Aug 24, 2012
In 1956, Terry "Tubesteak" Tracy, freshly fired from his job at a downtown insurance company, bid goodbye to the 9-to-5 life and headed for the Malibu shore, where he built himself a shack out of wood scraps and palm fronds and sailed into surfing...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 12:29 PM
Indie folk, or chamber pop, or whatever it’s called when musicians sing together over an acoustic/electric mix of instruments (it used to be called “folk rock”), is full of recycled chord progressions and predictable vocal harmonies....
| Sep 13, 2012
| 8:12 PM
For a true sample of what Newport Beach's culinary scene has to offer, look no further than the annual Taste of Newport.
Hosted by the Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce and staffed by an army of more than 1,000 volunteers, the Taste draws more than 50,...