Segerstrom Center for the Arts is thrilled to announce its spectacular line-up of shows for its 2022-2023 Subscription Series. Back by popular demand, multiple series genres will be available on a season ticket basis including Broadway, Curtain Call, Jazz, Cabaret, Chamber, and Family series. The Center will introduce its brand new series, In Conversation, bringing some of the most fascinating and celebrated authors to Orange County, with a few celebrity guests along the way, and Headliners series,…

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Longtime chef colleagues and friends Ross Pangilinan and Nicholas Weber are teaming up to open their first joint restaurant concept together this spring. The Patina Restaurant Group alums – both protégés of renowned restaurateur and Master Chef Joachim Splichal – are set to open the doors to Populaire, a modern Cal-French bistro at South Coast Plaza. The two met while working together at Pinot Provence in 2004 under executive chef Florent Marneau. Pangilinan currently owns…

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There’s always lots of buzz surrounding the latest happenings in Orange County’s South Coast Metro, but this time it’s coming from real bees. Around the country, urban apiaries have become sought-after and desirable ecological amenities for countless commercial properties, schools, homes, and other locations. Now they’re swarming here, too, with as many as 50,000 honeybees working around a single hive. But have no fear of getting stung unless you disturb them. This strain of honeybees…

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Following its recent arts-inspired, multi-million-dollar transformation, the Costa Mesa Marriott now welcomes guests with exceptional service, upscale suites, and amenities such as our M Club that is an ideal haven for Marriott Bonvoy elite members – all in an ideal location in the heart of South Coast Metro’s Orange County Theater and Arts District. Adjacent to the redesigned lobby that will showcase works of local artists is the trendy new aMuse bar and restaurant. Set…

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A message from One Metro West: One Metro West is approved by City Council Members! Thank you to all our Costa Mesa neighbors for your support in advocating for our North of the 405 Neighborhood. We are thrilled that the City Council Members approved housing for 1,057 residents, including 106 affordable homes. We are so honored to be a part of the Costa Mesa community and are excited about its future. We are only just…

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