costa mesa

Latino Voices
"We just wore the shirts to take a stand for ourselves."
Culture & Arts
Cinco de Mayo is a Los Angeles holiday favorite...and although presidential candidate Donald Trump has managed to alienate Mexicans everywhere, this year's holiday is especially important to celebrate.
Entertainment
The Depression was, well, depressing. That's why so much entertainment of the time, especially the full-blown productions
Culture & Arts
If you wonder what happens if you imagine alternate realities and unobvious outcomes, then you understand that this Cirque du Soleil production has managed to convey, yet again, the available-for-the-taking unadulterated wonder and magic just beneath the surface of la vie quotidienne.
Food & Drink
Chinese tourists have spoken up and have begun to make an indelible mark on Chinese dining in the United States.
Los Angeles
It's sexist, dated, it's simplistic, and stereotypical; and by many of today's standards, it's actually politically incorrect given the women-as-property tone. Yet, it's good fun, it's sing-along tunes, it's big numbers, flashy clothes and timeless love songs. It's Guys and Dolls.
Culture & Arts
Different plays, different moods, different methods but common themes that make for extraordinary nights of live theatre.
Travel
I am a bit of a snob. I like nice hotels with great food and luxurious spas, so does my Chihuahua, Jacob. Finding a hotel that will take us both, isn't always easy. Jacob's actually more down to earth than I am, and not because he's lower to the ground.
Los Angeles
Any new shop intrigues me, so you will understand why I enjoy spending time at the most amazing shopping center in the world. It's South Cost Plaza in the city of Costa Mesa, which is about an hour down the 405 Freeway from my home in Beverly Hills.
Los Angeles
From innovative, enormous productions like War Horse, to fun, well-acted and crafted smaller productions like Around the World in 80 Days, theatre is alive and well in the Southland right now, so get to a play soon.
Los Angeles
Misinforming the Board of Supervisors could be deadly for two groups of Orange County residents: those with severe mental illness and those without.
Business
"If a community can't afford to provide the services that it should provide to its citizens, then you've got to look for
Culture & Arts
The Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa cannot be ignored. Neither, alas, can the 405. In recent days, for instance
Culture & Arts
The Pacific Symphony deserves a story all its own. While the Los Angeles Philharmonic has noticeably aged, the PSO mixes experience with youthful energy in a way that seems forever young.
Los Angeles
Something funny happened on my way to Costa Mesa this week. The plateau by the coast declared itself a sanctuary for intolerance and bigotry.
Impact
Get HuffPost Impact On Facebook and Twitter! From Southern California Public Radio: As KPCC's Susan Valot reported this morning
Politics
President Barack Obama said he will take the blame for bonuses being paid at American International Group Inc. if it will
Business
NASCAR has just finished a decade-long run of phenomenal growth which included sell-outs at many, if not most races and a