August 2, 2017 – 9TH ANNUAL LOBSTERFEST AT NEWPORT BEACH

The 9th Annual Lobsterfest at Newport Beach will be celebrated at the Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina on Sunday, August 6 from 3 to 8 p.m. This annual celebration of summer centers around a fresh Whole Maine Lobster dinner with dancing to live music, opportunity drawings, prizes and fun on the beach for the [...]

By | 2017-08-02T19:57:39+00:00 August 2nd, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

July 27, 2017 – ROYALTY WOULD GO

Late last year, Tim Goodell, a local award-winning chef---who you may remember from Aubergine, Troquet, Red Pearl Kitchen, 25 Degrees and the Whist at the Viceroy to name just a few---opened Royal Hen, in the former Amelia's location on Balboa Island. There’s no doubt Goodell is a talented chef, and this charming modern pub may [...]

By | 2017-08-02T19:58:02+00:00 July 27th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

January 19, 2017 – BRUCE MAKOWSKY’S $250-MILLION SPEC HOUSE

HOT PROPERTY | BRUCE MAKOWSKY'S $250-MILLION SPEC HOUSE The Bel-Air mansion built on speculation stands four stories tall with a bowling alley, an auto lounge, three kitchens and an 85-foot-long swimming pool. Bruce Makowsky / BAM Luxury Development The home was built by owner-developer Bruce Makowsky “on spec,” meaning it was designed and developed without [...]

By | 2017-07-10T12:19:42+00:00 January 20th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

December 23, 2016 – GINGERBREAD EXTRAVAGANZA AT THE RITZ-CARLTON, LAGUNA NIGUEL

Here’s a fun way to get into the holiday spirit, stop by to see and smell The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel’s amazing Gingerbread display created by executive pastry chef Daniel Dominquez, assistant pastry chef Theresa Ebilane-Moore and their talented team of pastry chefs. With the theme of Celebrating Diversity in Humanity, the annual showpiece highlights people [...]

By | 2017-07-10T12:23:22+00:00 December 24th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

December 14, 2016 – WINTER FEST OC

Winter Fest OC, SoCal’s ultimate winter experience returns to the OC Fair & Event Center for 17 nights from Friday, Dec. 16 through Sunday, Jan. 1 For the first time ever, Santa and his sleigh can be spotted nightly over Winter Fest through Christmas Eve. Santa and his reindeer will fly as part of a [...]

By | 2017-07-10T12:23:28+00:00 December 16th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

November 29, 2016 – ANNUAL HOLIDAY CHARITY MIXER

You are invited to Planet Beauty’s annual holiday charity mixer to benefit CHOC Children’s Hospital of Orange County on Thursday, Dec. 8 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Planet Beauty Dana Point on Golden Lantern. Planet Beauty has teamed up with Peter Thomas Roth Skin Care for an evening of free mini services from top [...]

By | 2017-07-10T12:23:25+00:00 November 29th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

November 23, 2016 – TURKEY TROT FOR CHARITY!

Looking for a fun way to work up an appetite before this year’s Thanksgiving meal? You can still sign up for the Orange County Rescue Mission’s 3rd annual Turkey Trot 5k walk/run in Tustin on Thanksgiving Day at 8 a.m.! The 5K run/walk at the Village of Hope is a great way to spend time [...]

By | 2017-07-10T12:23:37+00:00 November 23rd, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

November 10, 2016 – THE BING CROSBY SEASON AT DEL MAR

The ‘Bing Crosby Season’ at Del Mar is set to kick-off Friday, Nov. 11. The fall season pays homage to the era and style of the track’s founder who started it all, Hollywood legend Bing Crosby. Over the course of the four-week meet, Del Mar will bring back its signature seasonal events and a pair [...]

By | 2017-07-10T12:23:46+00:00 November 11th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

November 3, 2016 – CHRISTMAS TREE ARRIVES AT FASHION ISLAND

The 90-foot Christmas tree arrived at Fashion Island on Tuesday, Nov. 1 after a 650-mile trek. Crews from Victor’s Custom Christmas Trees took several hours to install the white fir in the Neiman Marcus-Bloomingdale’s Courtyard. Crew members from Victor’s Custom Christmas Trees hoist up the evergreen. Completing a 650-mile journey from Mt. Shasta in Northern [...]

By | 2017-07-10T12:23:41+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

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