Childhood memories of the Irvine Ranch inspired Joan Irvine Smith to start collecting California plein air paintings in 1990 – before many were familiar with the genre.
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The Irvine Barclay Theatre started as a dream that could only have been born in Orange County’s master-planned community: a unique collaborative project shared by the City of Irvine, UC Irvine, and the private sector.
Sarah Daniels describes what it takes to become executive chef at Irvine Spectrum Center’s Del Frisco’s Grille, which features creative twists on American comfort classics — and her favorite meal there.
This Fourth of July, all across the City of Irvine, people will be gathering at community parks, parades, and evening fireworks displays.
Irvine’s booming foodie scene offers exotic choices from around the globe: from Korean yakiniku to Mediterranean tabbouleh to Indian tandoori.
“Under the Sun,” honoring Laguna Beach’s own and other artistic pioneers from around the world who left their studios in search of new inspiration, is the theme of this year’s show.
Craig Shoemaker had the Irvine Improv audience members right where he wanted them — nearly doubled over from wave after wave of laughter.
Talk about coming full circle: In April, Matt Meddock, Beckham Thomas and Max Schlutz opened Sessions West Coast Deli at Woodbridge Village Center — in the heart of the village where Meddock and Thomas both grew up.
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Sue Ziehmer-Harris forgot to bring the wings for her stage costume.