Category: Local Events and Facts

3 Free Summer Events in Orange County

Resort stays, amusement park visits, out-of-state road trips – the costs of these and other common summer activities can really ramp up. It’s not uncommon for vacationers to drop hundreds, even thousands of dollars on gas, lodging, admission, etc. Not all of us have the luxury of spending that much dough on a trip. In […]

3 Best Gourmet Burgers in Orange County

In the burger world, there are three schools. First, you’ve got the high-sodium, cheap fast food fare: McDonald’s, Burger King, Carl’s Jr., and so on. Though low on the culinary totem pole, they have their place. Some days, you just want to go to a drive thru and call it a night. Next, you’ve got […]

Common California Earthquake Myths Busted

Southern California has had its fair share of earthquakes in the past, including a recent magnitude-5.1 quake centered in La Habra that got people thinking about the “Big One” again. And every time SoCal natives get earthquakes on their mind, they go through a routine of swapping earthquake safety tips while some even get into […]

Enjoy Your Spring and Attend These 4 April Events in Orange County

In April, the spring season peaks in all its beauty and glory! And for all you Orange County natives out there, that means going out and enjoying the perfect weather and engaging in the thriving culture in your locale. Whether you’re alone, with friends, or with family, there are plenty of places for you to […]

4 of the Most Important Women in California History

Despite being disenfranchised and dis-empowered for a large part of history, women have overcome countless obstacles in the battle for equality, opportunity, and respect. Today, there are many influential and successful women in positions of prestige and power, thanks to the great strides brave and headstrong women made in the past. The women’s movement wouldn’t […]

Four Scariest Spots in Orange County

Old houses, abandoned psychiatric wards, dilapidated hotels – these places come up in the forefront of people’s minds when they think of ghosts and other spooky entities. However, the supernatural, if you believe in such a thing, can reside in the least likely places. Orange County, for example, is a sunny paradise with plenty of […]