Orange County

Orange County’s Board of Education is trying to cut the district’s budget by about $170,000, which is less than 1% of the overall budget.

from Greater LA

In 1994, California passed Prop 187, which sought to deny people without documentation access to public healthcare, social services and education.

from Greater LA

It’s much tougher to get a bacon-wrapped hot dog, a taco, or elote in Orange County than in Los Angeles.

Why it’s tough to be a street vendor in Orange County

It’s much tougher to get a bacon-wrapped hot dog, a taco, or elote in Orange County than in Los Angeles.

from Greater LA

Crime is on the rise in Santa Ana, and there have been several accusations of police misconduct.

Santa Ana wants to establish a police oversight commission

Crime is on the rise in Santa Ana, and there have been several accusations of police misconduct.

from Greater LA

Rising sea levels are making visible impacts on Orange County.

OC Line: What are homeowners and businesses doing about rising sea levels?

Rising sea levels are making visible impacts on Orange County.

from Greater LA

When the Spanish built Mission San Juan Capistrano in 1776, they booted the local native tribe from its village on a piece of land that is now called the Northwest Open Space.

The push for a tribal park in San Juan Capistrano

When the Spanish built Mission San Juan Capistrano in 1776, they booted the local native tribe from its village on a piece of land that is now called the Northwest Open Space.

from Greater LA

Westminster City Council set a record by having the nation’s first Vietnamese American majority. Four out of five members are Vietnamese American.

OC Line: All Westminster city council members may be up for recall

Westminster City Council set a record by having the nation’s first Vietnamese American majority. Four out of five members are Vietnamese American.

from Greater LA

New videos have surfaced of high school students in Orange County making Nazi salutes and singing Nazi songs. The latest involves students from Pacifica High School in Garden Grove.

Orange County grapples with neo-Nazi activity

New videos have surfaced of high school students in Orange County making Nazi salutes and singing Nazi songs. The latest involves students from Pacifica High School in Garden Grove.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

After four years on the run, murder suspect and fugitive Peter Chadwick was caught and extradited to California in early August.

Newport Beach Police Department creates podcast in an effort to catch a murder suspect

After four years on the run, murder suspect and fugitive Peter Chadwick was caught and extradited to California in early August.

from Greater LA

In 2018,  Gustavo Arellano  wrote for the New Yorker about Le Mirage Pastry, a Syrian bakery in Anaheim making bouza, a chewy ice cream studded with pistachios.

Le Mirage Pastry in Anaheim is a destination for Syrian ice cream

In 2018, Gustavo Arellano wrote for the New Yorker about Le Mirage Pastry, a Syrian bakery in Anaheim making bouza, a chewy ice cream studded with pistachios.

from Good Food

For decades, the word "conservative" have been synonymous with Orange County. But much has changed, and last week, Orange County officially turned.

OC has 89 more registered Democrats than Republicans

For decades, the word "conservative" have been synonymous with Orange County. But much has changed, and last week, Orange County officially turned.

from Greater LA

Orange County residents might remember the fast food chain Naugles, which was a competitor to Del Taco and Taco Bell in the 1970s and 80s before eventually going defunct.

At Naugles, a heavy dose of Cal-Mex nostalgia

Orange County residents might remember the fast food chain Naugles, which was a competitor to Del Taco and Taco Bell in the 1970s and 80s before eventually going defunct.

from Good Food

Orange County Democrats are celebrating a victory that seemed almost impossible 10 years ago.

Orange County turns blue in voter registration

Orange County Democrats are celebrating a victory that seemed almost impossible 10 years ago.

from KCRW Features

In Orange County, the effort to get homeless people into shelters has been a back-and-forth about jurisdiction, what cities are allowed to do, and keeping residents happy.

OC Line: Settlement limits sheriff’s anti-camping enforcement

In Orange County, the effort to get homeless people into shelters has been a back-and-forth about jurisdiction, what cities are allowed to do, and keeping residents happy.

from Greater LA

Climate scientists project that the Pacific Ocean could rise anywhere from three to more than nine feet along the California coast by the end of this century.

OC Line: Will Seal Beach be underwater by 2100?

Climate scientists project that the Pacific Ocean could rise anywhere from three to more than nine feet along the California coast by the end of this century.

from Greater LA

The Diocese of Orange opened its newly renovated Christ Cathedral today. Bishop Kevin Vann delivered the first mass and dedication ceremony.

Orange County's Crystal Cathedral is redesigned as Christ Cathedral

The Diocese of Orange opened its newly renovated Christ Cathedral today. Bishop Kevin Vann delivered the first mass and dedication ceremony.

from Greater LA

How to find Gustavo now that OC Line has moved! Subscribe to the   Greater LA podcast   from KCRW.

Where to find OC Line

How to find Gustavo now that OC Line has moved! Subscribe to the Greater LA podcast from KCRW.

from Orange County Line

Several cities in Orange County have decided to change the rules to limit what some councilmembers call “grandstanding,” putting issues you think are important on the agenda for public…

OC Line: Changes to 'grandstanding' in Orange County

Several cities in Orange County have decided to change the rules to limit what some councilmembers call “grandstanding,” putting issues you think are important on the agenda for public…

from Greater LA

Anaheim’s Little Arabia district is a haven for some of the best Middle Eastern food to be found in the Southland.

In Anaheim’s Little Arabia, a destination for Lebanese flatbread

Anaheim’s Little Arabia district is a haven for some of the best Middle Eastern food to be found in the Southland.

from Good Food

Rent stabilization is a Santa Monica thing. It’s a Culver City thing. It’s an Inglewood thing. It’s a Los Angeles thing. It’s a New York thing.

OC Line: Anaheim City Council rejects rent stabilization ordinances

Rent stabilization is a Santa Monica thing. It’s a Culver City thing. It’s an Inglewood thing. It’s a Los Angeles thing. It’s a New York thing.

from Greater LA