SOUTH COAST METRO, Calif., May 12, 2020 – The talented chefs who work in South Coast Metro’s many renowned dining establishments know there are many ways to prepare a fine meal. In fact, there are more than 100 restaurants located within a one-mile radius of South Coast Plaza with approximately half of them now doing takeout and curbside services. Many of these restaurants have now implemented creative new ways to keep serving their guests despite…

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The Orange County Business Council released a guide highlighting local resources for families, seniors, pets, volunteering, and more. View the full guide, or see below for an excerpt. Food Resources for Families Arbor Christina Fellowship: Free Food Distribution* ·     Hours: First and Third Monday of each month. Arrive by 10:00 a.m. ·     Phone: (949) 830-7473 ·     Location: 23302 El Toro Road, Lake Forest, CA 92630 Calvary Chapel WestGrove: Food Pantry ·     Food Distribution ·     Hours: Wednesdays 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.…

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Dumpling Favorite Paradise Dynasty to Anchor Food Hall From Orange County RegisterBy Anne Valdespino Most recently is was Holsteins, serving boozy shakes and burgers, and before that it was Charlie Palmer. Now the first US location of Paradise Dynasty, the internationally acclaimed, Singapore-based dumpling restaurant, will move into that prime, 5,000-square-foot space at Bloomingdale’s in South Coast Plaza. And that’s not all. Paradise Dynasty will anchor the upstairs at a new food hall called Collage,…

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226 Apartments to Replace Church in Santa Ana From Urbanize Los AngelesBy Steven Sharp Developer Legacy Partners could replace a small church near the South Coast Plaza shopping mall with a multifamily residential complex, according to a presentation to the Santa Ana Planning Commission. The project, slated for a 3.59-acre property at 651 West Sunflower Street, calls for razing the nearly 10,000-square-foot church to make way for the construction of a five-story, 226-unit apartment building wrapping around a…

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Hotels in South Coast Metro Refresh Guestrooms and Public Spaces SOUTH COAST METRO, Calif., August 7, 2019 – In keeping with the evolving contemporary architectural and inspired interior design style that is becoming a hallmark of South Coast Metro, one-half of the area’s hotels are now refreshing guestrooms and public spaces or planning to do so soon.  The balance of the hotels will be looking to update in the near future to assure guests continue…

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