Wild Birds Unlimited Bringing Birding into the Backyard

I went bird watching for the first time recently with a friend who is utterly obsessed with the Snowy Plover. A pretty inconspicuous, pale bird, the Plover is what the birding world calls a ‘wader’. Darting in and out of the sea foam as it rolls over the sand, the plover stops intermittently and pecks […]

Stratford and Carden are creating an outstanding educational experience. The Power of Two

Carden Academy of Mission Viejo has joined the Stratford School family. Founded in 1999, Stratford School is a leading independent, co-educational private school located in the Los Angeles area and Northern California. Together, we’re creating an outstanding educational experience for our preschool through 8th grade students. Our unique, nurturing, and balanced school environment inspires children […]

Segerstrom Center for the Arts 2017 – 2018. Chamber Music Series

Pacifica Quartet with Johannes Moser • Pavel Haas Quartet • Emerson String Quartet & Calidore String Quartet • Ebène Quartet Brentano Quartet with Dawn Upshaw The Chamber Series, with its world-renowned artists and ensembles, represents the Center’s commitment to providing an array of great music and musical experiences that inspire and engage its classical music […]

Mission Bay & Beaches

From boardwalks and bonfires to the iconic Belmont Park, this San Diego “stay-cation” stands out for family-friendly fun Traveling as a family can not only be a wonderful learning experience, but a great way to reconnect with your kids by spending quality time together and even a quick trip to a nearby destination provides the […]

THE ULTIMATE MARVEL SUPER HEROES RETURN TO SAVE THE WORLD WITH AN ALL-NEW MARVEL UNIVERSE LIVE!

Marvel fans, assemble! Marvel Universe LIVE! tour is returning to SoCal this summer with a brand new, action-packed arena stunt show made for the entire family! Watch your favorite Marvel Super Heroes including Spider-Man and The Avengers (Iron Man, Captain America, Black Widow, Hulk and more) plus menacing Marvel Villains come to life to wow […]

Hearing loss does not just affect your ability to understand speech, it affects all aspects of your life

Do you have difficulty understanding conversation especially in the presence of background noise?  Do you complain that your spouse mumbles? You may be suffering from hearing loss. A condition, that if left untreated, results in more than missing conversations that can result in feelings of social isolation, depression and risk of falls. Seniors with untreated […]

Skin Cancer + Cosmetics. Kristy Fleming, MD, FAAD. Changing the Face of Dermatology

It takes a trained eye to note the subtle shading needed to contour a surfboard. To taper the rails just so. To send the airbrush lightly over the fin box and trace the shape perfectly, symmetrically, precisely. It takes a trained eye to paint the female form, to counter shadow and shape until a living […]

Experimac – a one of a kind “Everything Apple” store serving Huntington Beach

Buy, Sell, Trade, Repair, Upgrade Pre-Owned Apple products If you own an Apple product (phone, tablet, laptop or desktop) – or ever thought about leaving the “dark side” and switching to Apple, then you simply have to visit the Experimac store at Brookhurst & Ellis in Fountain Valley. The father and son team of Bob […]

Grand Re-Opening 5th & PCH

Shop Dine Stay Play The grand “re-opening” of newly named 5th & PCH was held Saturday, May 13 to officially designate the mixed-use development formerly known as The Strand with the new name of 5th & PCH to represent its new look, new merchants and annual calendar of special events. Owner of the mixed-use development […]

Help An Adult Read Better

Do you remember the moment you could read? Do you remember struggling with sounds or reading over and over your favorite story and practicing words you had just learned?  For most of us, reading was a gradual process, introduced in elementary school, fine-tuned in high school, and critically important in adulthood. However, for many adults […]