This weekend is the Long Beach Grand Prix, where IndyCar, Pirelli World Challenge and select classes from United SportsCar take to the streets of Long Beach and try not to eat a concrete barrier. How do you handle a car that just wants to oversteer and/or spin on every corner exit? Here’s Ozz Negri to show you how. Read more...
Conservationists say the piping plover, an endangered bird that nests on beaches in New York State, is threatened by a colony of feral cats, who are cared for by volunteers.
For a long time, I didn't think it was worth spending more than an hour on a beach, even the most beautiful ones, unless there were some nice cliffs nearby showing some interesting geology. My views in this regard have changed dramatically...Show More Summary
IndyCar returns this weekend to one of its most legendary circuits, the streets of Long Beach.
Oscar Hermosillo decided to quit his job — as a social worker — 10 years ago. He says he loved the work, but hospitality has been in his blood for as long as he can remember. So he opened Venice Beach Wines with his then-girlfriend, now wife and partner Norma Alvarado. The two started out by attempting...
Dale Coyne Racing has confirmed that Rocky Moran Jr. will make his Verizon IndyCar Series debut this Sunday, replacing Carlos…
David Boyle is the Long Beach, CA, attorney who serves as counsel for Robert Oscar Lopez, Brittany Newmark-Klein, and those same four of five so-called "children of gays" (who are more accurately children of divorce and other fractured relationships) who...
We spent some quality time in the Michelin tire tent at the Long Beach round of the Formula E Championship learning about tires and, more specifically, the unique rubber that makes this electric series go round. Continue reading Michelin...Show More Summary
Scott Pruett is the defending champion in the TUDOR United SportsCar Series Race on Saturday in Long Beach. He’s also a wine producer, and the wines from Pruett Vineyard have won scores in the high 90s from Wine Spectator. And he's only been making wine for a few years.
A roughly six-hour standoff ended Friday when police SWAT officers searched a Long Beach home where they believed a man involved in a domestic violence call was holed up with his children, but found no one inside, officials said.
Port of Long Beach sees jump in shipments with easing of congestion Cargo surged upward in March at the Port of Long Beach with a 32 percent increase over the same month last year,
Vince Staples and iamOTHER’s Bia join production duo Christian Rich on their new track “High”. Previously: Take a Tour of Long Beach with Vince Staples | Christian Rich ft. RZA – Supaman
Already two races into the season, the IndyCar Series will head to the West Coast for the first time this year. The 41st Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach will be the next IndyCar race as the lengthy season rolls along. To this point, Team Penske has annihilated the competition. Show More Summary
Running twice as long as the teaser, the official trailer for the Brian Wilson biopic Love & Mercy further highlights the alleged manipulation that the Beach Boys singer-songwriter suffered at the hands of psychiatrist Dr. Eugene Landy, played by Paul Giamatti. At various points, the Landy character threatens to cut off...
After an excruciatingly long winter, I cannot wait for the mercury to start rising. Sunning myself on a beach while sipping a pina colada is my daydream du jour, but unlikely of coming true anytime soon. So until then, I’ve been taking imaginary tropical timeouts courtesy of my hand soap. Yes to Coconut Lemongrass Liquid Hand […] Continue Reading...
After a five-year break from drifting, Tanner Foust will return to the sport that jumpstarted his career, making his Formula D homecoming behind the wheel of this 2015 Passat. With a competition debut this weekend at the Long Beach Grand...Show More Summary
Two pygmy Sperm Whales beached on Florida’s Neptune Beach on Sunday have been euthanized, reports Action News Jax. According to the report, both the whales — believed to be a mother-calf duo — were euthanized after long efforts to rescue them failed. Show More Summary
Runaway Bay is up there with Negril as far as pretty beaches All week long, contributor Linda Marsicano will be reporting from Jamaica. Got a question about traveling to Jamaica or what to do when you're there? Put it in comments below...Show More Summary
This post comes courtesy of former OC Metblogger Mike at Mike’s Daily Lockup. Enjoy! Electric cars have come a long way, but one company still leads the pack when it comes to pure electric vehicles. That company is Tesla Motors. Today, I had the opportunity to visit one of Tesla’s newest stores inNewport Beach. In […]
A film about aphasia in downtown, poetic paintings in Venice, bedsheet erotica in Culver City and zines, zines, zines in Long Beach. Plus: wild abstractions, sculptures made of salt and collages of flowers crafted with gold leaf. Here’s what we’ve got in the Datebook: