10 hrs ago
Steppenwolf and The Grass Roots Rocked the Pacific Amphitheater
The Grass Roots opened the show with "Heaven Knows" and other groovy hits such as "Sooner or Later", "Let's Live For Today" and "Midnight Confessions".
11 hrs ago
Joseph Elegele: 'I know who I am and what I'm capable of'
Facing off with Javier Molina inside of The Hangar in Costa Mesa, Calif. in March of 2013, Elegele dropped a competitive unanimous decision after eight rounds of action.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Caltrans proposes toll lanes on Interstate 405
State transportation officials want to install toll lanes on a notoriously congested section of Interstate 405 in Orange County, but local officials aren't happy.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Caltrans Wants One New Regular Lane on I-405, Toll Lanes to Be Added Later
From a press release: The Orange County Transportation Authority was informed today by Caltrans that the I-405 Improvement Project should include the Measure M commitment of one regular lane in each direction and add high-occupancy toll lanes at a later date.
311 bringing Unity Tour to O.C. Fair stage Sunday 8/3
So*Cal-based alternative/rockers 311 have been on the road for a few months, touring around the country in support of their excellent new studio album, Stereolithic .
IPO Roundup: El Pollo Loco soars in debut
El Pollo Loco, which serves up Mexican-style dishes, is the latest restaurant chain to soar in its stock market debut.
IPO Preview: El Pollo Loco Holdings
Over the long term, LOCO plans to grow the number of El Pollo Loco restaurants by 8% to 10% annually.
Ballet San Jose Kicks Off International Tour of CARMEN with Natalia...
Ballet San Jose Artistic Director Jos Manuel Carreo has announced that the Company has been invited to tour with celebrated former Bolshoi Ballet stars Natalia Osipova and Ivan Vasiliev in performances in Southern California, Moscow and London this summer.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Los Angeles Times
Datebook: Fresh performances, art of the explicit and prison drawings
Seen here, John Weston's "Behind the Ears," from 2013. At CB1 Gallery, a show that may be about work that's explicit, or maybe not.
Commercial Bank of California Appoints Xavier A. Gutierrez to Board of Directors
COSTA MESA, Calif., July 24, 2014 -- Commercial Bank of California, one of the most innovative and highest capitalized business banks in Southern California, today announced that financial services executive Xavier A. Gutierrez has been appointed to its Board of Directors.
Montreal Poutine Opens In Costa Mesa
Local restaurants have been teasing us with versions of poutine for years. While most are delicious, they're usually fancied-up fries, usually topped in whatever braised meat the restaurant happens to have cooked and doused with gravy from the pot.
Los Angeles Times
Round-Up: Cuban heavy metal, Chicago tailgaters, the science of Koons
The estate of Vivian Maier , the Chicago nanny whose pictures have become a posthumous sensation, are at the heart of a dispute between the various men who acquired her archive after her death.
Green Car Congress
California Energy Commission approves $46.6M for hydrogen refueling...
The California Energy Commission gave final approval for nearly $50 million in grant awards for hydrogen refueling and electric charging construction projects recommended for funding in notices of proposed awards published in April and May. California's zero-emission vehicle goal is to get 1.5 million hydrogen, battery electric, and plug-in ... (more)
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Chloe Chaidez: Scratching and Clawing
At an early age, Chloe Chaidez knew she was different from other kids. While her friends were playing with toys and learning how to play the recorder, Chaidez was drawn to the raw power that music afforded her.
Huntington Beach Independent
The Go-Go's head to OC Fair with a new beat and big plans
She saved up her allowance to buy the needed components for a drum set, and the neighbors in her hometown of Baltimore didn't mind hearing the banging, smashing and crashing.
OC Tech Alliance Announces Finalists for 21st Annual High-Tech Innovation Awards
These finalists, include six technology company CEOs and six outstanding technology companies that will be honored at an awards gala October 9 at the Westin South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Complaints may ground soaring enthusiasts' hobby
In the wide open Fairview Park, small radio-operated planes soar through the vast expanse of a field running alongside Costa Mesa homes.
La Vida Cantina Opens in Costa Mesa
Around April of last year, a Mexican restaurant and cantina by the name of El Corazon opened at The Triangle.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Happy Together Concert Tour brings Classic Rock to Costa Mesa
It was a nostalgic blast from the past that delighted thousands of rock fans at the Pacific Amphitheater Sunday night for the 2014 'Happy Together Tour' that featured performances by Gary Lewis, Mitch Ryder, Chuck Negron, Mark Farner, Flo & Eddie and Peter Noone of the Herman's Hermits.