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Get In Line for Starfish “Love Potion #10” – Two Days Only!

Ready to whip up some love in your life? Make a beeline to Starfish Asian...
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ROUX Closes, Chef Michael Leech Might Step In “Temporarily”

On Tuesday, ROUX Creole, the well-received new restaurant in Laguna Beach,...
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Acclaimed ROUX Chef Quits, ROUX Now Closed

ROUX Creole, the phenomenal new restaurant in Laguna Beach, has just lost its...
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3 Big Superbowl Parties: Just the Stats

Despite the fact that we’ve been seeing a lot of the New England Patriots in...
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66,000 Homeless in O.C. – National Innovators on Homelessness Issues are Here Feb. 8th

On Monday, Jan. 22nd, Orange County officials began clearing the homeless...
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Skyloft “Fancy Friday” event resurrects Frank Sinatra

Skyloft is re-introducing the classic “date night” with its new “Fancy Friday”...
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Get In Line for Starfish “Love Potion #10” – Two Days Only!

Get In Line for Starfish “Love Potion #10” – Two Days Only!

Ready to whip up some love in your life? Make a beeline to Starfish Asian Cuisine for Mixologist Neil Skewes’ Valentine libation, “Love Potion #10.” (Because, really, why stop at less than perfection?) Because this annual favorite requires dry ice, the primary...

Acclaimed ROUX Chef Quits, ROUX Now Closed

Acclaimed ROUX Chef Quits, ROUX Now Closed

ROUX Creole, the phenomenal new restaurant in Laguna Beach, has just lost its founding Chef, Norm Theard, due to “irreconcilable difficulties” between Theard and investors. Theard resigned yesterday (Tuesday), citing "lack of support and continuous negativity from the...

ROUX Takes Down “Best Restaurant of 2017”

ROUX Takes Down “Best Restaurant of 2017”

Back in August when ROUX opened, I was one delighted camper. It was easy to see that this Chef – Chef Norm Theard – knew his way around the kitchen in a most extraordinary way. He had joined us from L.A., having been The Creole Chef there where national accolades...

Best Burgers in Laguna Beach Roundup, 2017

Best Burgers in Laguna Beach Roundup, 2017

During the holidays, I suspect you might do as I do, adapting a diet that has nothing to do with the way you live the other 11 months of your year. For me, it’s too much eggnog, too many creamy gravies, rich holiday appetizers that I would never eat any other time of...

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3 Big Superbowl Parties: Just the Stats

3 Big Superbowl Parties: Just the Stats

Despite the fact that we’ve been seeing a lot of the New England Patriots in Superbowls lately, it’s important that America, as a collective, gather ‘round this Sunday for the Superbowl commercials. Oh. And the game. That, too. (As far as I’m concerned, the...

Skyloft “Fancy Friday” event resurrects Frank Sinatra

Skyloft “Fancy Friday” event resurrects Frank Sinatra

Skyloft is re-introducing the classic “date night” with its new “Fancy Friday” concept, debuting Friday, Feb. 9th. Perfectly situated on the Friday leading up to Valentine’s Day, Fancy Friday encourages couples – and yes, of course, groups of friends – for a night out...

Oi! Jack Sparrow’s Ship Invites You Aboard!

Oi! Jack Sparrow’s Ship Invites You Aboard!

If you’re a Pirates of the Caribbean fan, here’s your chance to walk in Jack Sparrow’s shoes (preferably not shambling as he does). In fact, even Spock fans will find this an equally interesting tidbit: This coming weekend, the Ocean Institute is enjoying one last...

Offshore Drilling Protest set for Sat, Feb 3rd, Main Beach

Offshore Drilling Protest set for Sat, Feb 3rd, Main Beach

On Saturday Feb 3, between 10 a.m. and noon, Main Beach will once again become the focal point for protestors wanting their voices heard – but this time, the gathering is intended to demonstrate opposition to the Trump Administration’s proposal to open up the...

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ROUX Closes, Chef Michael Leech Might Step In “Temporarily”

ROUX Closes, Chef Michael Leech Might Step In “Temporarily”

On Tuesday, ROUX Creole, the well-received new restaurant in Laguna Beach, lost founding Chef Norm Theard due to “irreconcilable difficulties” between Theard and investor partners. Theard resigned early Tuesday morning, citing "lack of support and negativity from the...

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3 Big Superbowl Parties: Just the Stats

Despite the fact that we’ve been seeing a lot of the New England Patriots in Superbowls lately, it’s important that America, as a collective, gather ‘round this Sunday for the Superbowl commercials. Oh. And the game. That, too. (As far as I’m concerned, the...

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Oi! Jack Sparrow’s Ship Invites You Aboard!

If you’re a Pirates of the Caribbean fan, here’s your chance to walk in Jack Sparrow’s shoes (preferably not shambling as he does). In fact, even Spock fans will find this an equally interesting tidbit: This coming weekend, the Ocean Institute is enjoying one last...

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