| Jun 12, 2012
| 1:52 PM
Surf City ska/reggae rockers HB Surround Sound say they have one goal - to be bigger than Aerosmith.
With a vivacious stage show and praise from big-name musicians, like Rancid's Tim Armstrong, the quintet is well on its way.
Hailing from Huntington...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 11:50 AM
Taste of Orange County, a premier food, wine and entertainment festival featuring more than 50 restaurants and wineries, will kick off at noon Saturday at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Irvine.
The two-day event is back after a 16-year hiatus and...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 7:43 AM
Saturday @ 10a.m. So Cal Test Drive Expo Long Beach Convention Center 300 East Ocean Boulevard Long Beach 562-467-5252 www.testdriveexpo.com It's Father's Day Weekend, to get Dad behind the wheel of nearly one-hundred new vehicles in the first-ever auto...
| Jun 17, 2012
Free Admission! Sunday @ 11a.m. On Location in Malibu 2012: Paintings by the California Art Club Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art @ Pepperdine University 24255 Pacific Coast Highway Malibu 310 506 4851 arts.pepperdine.edu/museum On Location in Malibu...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 2:16 PM
When is a free phone not a free phone? Probably whenever you don't get the free-phone promise in writing first.
Jill Goldman of Canton says Verizon Wireless pledged a new Droid Razor for her son in March after her son's phone — already a...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 8:52 PM
Rough Luxe Design
The Environment Showroom at South Coast Plaza hosts a book signing from 6 to 9 p.m. for the illustrated book "Rough Luxe Design." The author, Kahi Lee, will be at the event where cocktails and hors d'oeuvres will be...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 7:26 PM
Beginning Writers Workshop
The last session of the Beginning Writers Workshop, presented by the Costa Mesa Library Foundation, is from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Neighborhood Community Center, 1845 Park Ave., Costa Mesa. Author Jeri Westerson will...
| Jun 22, 2012
Kids at Tulane's Ripples Summer Camp donated several boxes of used cell phones to the Hopeline program sponsored by Verizon Wireless.
The program provides the phones for victims of domestic violence.
"The attendees at the summer camp were able to...
| May 3, 2012
| 7:53 AM
Each Labor Day weekend, the American Music Festival brings a variety of big-name acts to the Virginia Beach oceanfront. We learned this week that the 2012 edition will feature Train, Stanley Clarke, Cheap Trick and .38 Special.
Other groups set to...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 7:17 PM
When I was about 8, I made what I thought was the greatest of musical discoveries.
As one of San Diego's youngest self-taught orchestral music lovers — unlike many of the classically trained, I don't come from a musically inclined family —...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 11:26 AM
More than half of the world's smartphones run Android. That sounds like a pretty comfy perch for Google, but it's a precarious one -- and the historical tides that made Android such a stunning success are starting to swing in the opposite direction.
| Jun 30, 2012
| 5:47 PM
Every year you strive to put a spark in your Fourth — but running around the back yard with sparklers and manning a smoky grill does get old after a while. Here are five area events that will do all the work for you, fireworks and all: