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Pacific Symphony celebrates music director’s 25th anniversary with Joshua Bell performance

Pacific Symphony launches Music Director Carl St.Clair’s landmark 25th-anniversary “season of giants” with classical music superstar violinist Joshua Bell, plus two orchestral showpieces, a West Coast premiere and festivi...
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Try your luck at Rancho Los Alamitos Texas Hold ‘em Poker Challenge

Whether you are an experienced card player or never played poker in your life, you’re in for a great time at the Texas Hold ‘em Poker Challenge at Ranch Roundup on Saturday, September 6. If your luck holds out, you can win ...
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Triple-derby winner Moonist at Los Alamitos Race Course. Courtesy photo.

Triple-derby winner Moonist follows in sire’s hoofprints

Like father, like son. Ron Hartley’s Moonist became a three-time derby winner this season following a tremendous daylight victory in the Grade 1 $227,600 Golden State Derby on Sunday at Los Alamitos. Moonist’s derby triple ...
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Trojans can get ready for the football season with the Trojans Live program

If you are a Trojan fan champing at the bit for the first game of the new Fall season against Fresno State at the Coliseum on Saturday, Aug. 30, you can feed your need with the Trojans Live with J.R. Tavai and Buck Allen progra...
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Knott’s to celebrate Labor Day, big and loud

This Labor Day weekend, Friday, Aug. 29 through Monday, Sept. 1, Knott’s Berry Farm will offer a sensational lineup of live entertainment, made-to-order BBQ in Calico Square and dozens of signature attractions the whole f...
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French fries, a BBQ Bacon Char burger, and a lettuce-wrapped Santa Barbara Char burger at Habit Burger in Cypress. Photo by C.E.H. Wiedel.

Habit Burger in Cypress: cheerful service, good burgers, not costly

The Habit Burger Grill opened earlier this year at 6830 Katella Ave. in Cypress, a space that used to be a copy shop in the same center as Staples and Ross Dress For Less. When I asked if they had a list of menu items that are ...
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St. Isidore shares night of food, fun, and friendship at Picnic at the Plaza

A wonderful evening was had at the Picnic on August 21. A wonderful way to meet family and friends, and to meet new friends as well. Joanie and Kim Lenz were at their grandest playing the music loved by everyone and especially ...
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September Dining, Arts and Entertainment listing available now!

Our popular monthly Dining, Arts & Entertainment (DARTS) listing is available as a downloadable pdf document. Now the September 2014 DARTS can be downloaded for free! From cover to back, it’s pages are stuffed with event ...
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Multi-media artwork on exhibit at John Wayne Airport

A selection of multi-media artwork by Southern California natives Joella March, Stephen Anderson and Lisa Popp is now on exhibit in the Thomas F. Riley Terminal as part of John Wayne Airport’s Community Focus Space Progra...
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Dinesh D’Souza to speak to 405-605 Tea Party Patriots in September

Join the 405-605 Tea Party Patriots on Sept. 16 at Rush Park Auditorium, 3001 Blume Dr. in Rossmoor at 7 p.m. Our speaker will be Dinesh D’Souza, author of the current #1 Best Seller America: Imagine a World Without Her a...
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DJ Dam-Funk joins the Long Beach Funk Fest lineup

The Queen Mary will celebrate Labor Day weekend with Shoreline Jam August 30 – 31 and the sixth annual Long Beach Funk Fest on September 1. The Long Beach Funk Fest is pleased to announce the addition of Los Angeles’ “Amb...
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Lucille’s Smokehouse Bar-B-Que brings the Blues to north Long Beach

Blues, bar-b-que and family combine for a perfect day, and the upcoming New Blues Festival promises just that. Sponsored by Lucille’s Smokehouse Bar-B-Que, the festival will be held on Sunday Aug. 31 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. a...
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California Chrome, winner of the 2014 Kentucky Derby and Preakness. Photo courtesy of Los Alamitos Race Course.

Looking forward to this weekend at Los Alamitos Race Course

California Chrome will top the bill of attractions this coming weekend at Los Alamitos Race Course. Winner of the 2014 Kentucky Derby and Preakness, the copper red Thoroughbred has spent some time recovering from an injury that...
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Anaheim announces temporary road closures for Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend

Since 2006, Anaheim has been home to the Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend, one in a series of runDisney events held each year in and around the City. Thousands of runners, joggers and fitness enthusiasts, both local residents a...
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