| Jun 2, 2012
| 11:41 AM
First published on May 29, 2011. Revised and expanded in early 2012.
Hear that? That dull roar, like the sound from inside a shell?
That might be the Orange County coastline calling you -- 42 miles of beach and beach towns, give or take, from San...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 4:45 PM
London native Jessie Ware first visited America in 2009 as a backup singer for friend Jack Penate. By the time Ware returned for a second visit last December, she had moved into the starring role.
The singer's rapid ascent, which included the August 2012...
| Apr 9, 2011
Break out your old Phantom Planet CDs, Death Cab For Cutie t-shirts and Captain Oats replicas: We're going back to California.We'll admit, we were surprised......
| Jan 1, 2012
A special extended episode of prime-time TV opening sequences—part three, 1990–2011. Play the clips, vote for the best...
| Nov 3, 2012
Nouri was taken into custody for alleged battery against a person in a dating relationship, false imprisonment, and obstruct use of a wireless device....
| Dec 11, 2012
Listen, we're not particularly proud of the emotional meltdown we had when "The O.C." costars Ben McKenzie and Peter Gallagher gave each other public Twitter shout-outs on Tuesday, but we're going to share it with you anyway....
| Feb 19, 2013
Chris Carmack of "The O.C." will be joining "Nashville" in a recurring role for the final six episodes of Season 1....
| May 16, 2009
In the real Orange County, not everyone ends up living in their custom-built home.
The intended family residence of actress Kristin Cavallari has come on the market at $13.95 million in Three Arch Bay, a gated Laguna Beach community.
| Jun 8, 2009
Update: "Gossip Girl" co-creator and producer Josh Schwartz and his wife, Jill, have sold their 1928 Los Feliz home for $2.15 million.
The house was purchased by Tim Kaeding, former creative director for the jeans and clothing company 7 For All Mankind,...
| Feb 7, 2009
When clothes dryers account for at least 6% of the electricity used by U.S. households, is it any wonder that line-drying is coming back? In places where the practice is banned as an unsightly nuisance to neighbors, right-to-dry activists and blogging...
| Apr 22, 2009
A Los Feliz classic has come on the market at $2,395,000. The 1928 Spanish-style home of "Gossip Girl" producer Josh Schwartz and his wife, Jill, has original detailing, stained-glass windows and wrought-iron chandeliers.
The gated house, with a two-...