MIAMI, FL   Don Pedro Bello of Cuba Tobacco Cigar Co.

MIAMI, FL

Don Pedro Bello of Cuba Tobacco Cigar Co.

  MAUI, HI   Hawaiian musician George Kahumoku Jr. photographed in his Maui home. 

MAUI, HI

Hawaiian musician George Kahumoku Jr. photographed in his Maui home. 

  WESTWOOD, CA   Sergeant Major Colin Rich has received many successful treatments in UCLA's Operation Mend program, which does reconstructive surgery and other treatments on vets wounded in Afghanistan and Iraq

WESTWOOD, CA

Sergeant Major Colin Rich has received many successful treatments in UCLA's Operation Mend program, which does reconstructive surgery and other treatments on vets wounded in Afghanistan and Iraq

  LAGUNA HILLS, CA   From top left, Ashlyn Van Dam, 7, Lilah Schellenberg, 8, and JP Van Dam, 9, lay on dozens of pink shoelaces in the soccer fields near the Laguna Hills Community Center. The American Youth Soccer Organization, Region 1422 held a fundraiser for the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation.

LAGUNA HILLS, CA

From top left, Ashlyn Van Dam, 7, Lilah Schellenberg, 8, and JP Van Dam, 9, lay on dozens of pink shoelaces in the soccer fields near the Laguna Hills Community Center. The American Youth Soccer Organization, Region 1422 held a fundraiser for the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation.

  LOS ANGELES, CA   Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, featured in his office at City Hall, submitted his first budget six days early - his back to basics agenda seeks to restore city services cut by the recession and offer efficient management over City Hall. 

LOS ANGELES, CA

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, featured in his office at City Hall, submitted his first budget six days early - his back to basics agenda seeks to restore city services cut by the recession and offer efficient management over City Hall. 

  LOS ANGELES, CA   Noel Massie is the President of UPS's Southern California District which has 19,600 employees and a revenue of more than $3 billion a year.   

LOS ANGELES, CA

Noel Massie is the President of UPS's Southern California District which has 19,600 employees and a revenue of more than $3 billion a year.

 

  LOS ANGELES, CA   Adam Streisand, with Loeb & Loeb LLP, helped work out the Los Angeles Clipper sale to Steve Ballmer. 

LOS ANGELES, CA

Adam Streisand, with Loeb & Loeb LLP, helped work out the Los Angeles Clipper sale to Steve Ballmer. 

  IRVINE, CA    Ngugi Wa Thiong'o is an award winning author and distinguished Professor of English and Comparative Literature at UC Irvine. Ngugi was imprisoned in 1977 in Kenya for writing an anti-government text. He has been a professor at UC Irvine since 2002 and previously taught at NYU for 10 years.

IRVINE, CA

Ngugi Wa Thiong'o is an award winning author and distinguished Professor of English and Comparative Literature at UC Irvine. Ngugi was imprisoned in 1977 in Kenya for writing an anti-government text. He has been a professor at UC Irvine since 2002 and previously taught at NYU for 10 years.

  LAGUNA HILLS, CA    Josue Barron, a member of the battalion adopted by Laguna Hills, lost his left eye and leg above the knee in Afghanistan in 2010. On his glass left eye is the insignia for the 3/5 battalion.

LAGUNA HILLS, CA

Josue Barron, a member of the battalion adopted by Laguna Hills, lost his left eye and leg above the knee in Afghanistan in 2010. On his glass left eye is the insignia for the 3/5 battalion.

  VENICE, CA   Cast members from AMC's show, "Freakshow", gather at their Venice Beach headquarters.

VENICE, CA

Cast members from AMC's show, "Freakshow", gather at their Venice Beach headquarters.

  BEVERLY HILLS, CA   Actor and model Fabio Lanzoni now focuses his energy on his Healthy Planet Nutrition products; he is featured near the Madeo Restaurant in Beverly Hills on March 11, 2014. 

BEVERLY HILLS, CA

Actor and model Fabio Lanzoni now focuses his energy on his Healthy Planet Nutrition products; he is featured near the Madeo Restaurant in Beverly Hills on March 11, 2014. 

  LAGUNA BEACH, CA     Broadway by Amar Bar manager Gabriele Dion laughs along with Sommelier Michael McConnell as he pours a glass of wine.

LAGUNA BEACH, CA

Broadway by Amar Bar manager Gabriele Dion laughs along with Sommelier Michael McConnell as he pours a glass of wine.

  LOS ANGELES, CA   Vietnam war veteran Tony Zapata, featured at the Eugene Obregon American Legion Post, stands in front of 141 photos of veterans from WWI through the Persian Gulf War.  

LOS ANGELES, CA

Vietnam war veteran Tony Zapata, featured at the Eugene Obregon American Legion Post, stands in front of 141 photos of veterans from WWI through the Persian Gulf War.
 

  SANTA MONICA, CA   Madeleine Brand stands outside a recording studio of KCRW located at Santa Monica Community College. Brand is the host of KCRW's radio show, Press Play and is also a resident of Silverlake in Los Angeles. 

SANTA MONICA, CA

Madeleine Brand stands outside a recording studio of KCRW located at Santa Monica Community College. Brand is the host of KCRW's radio show, Press Play and is also a resident of Silverlake in Los Angeles. 

  SANTA ANA, CA    Keisean Lucier-South plays outside linebacker and defensive end for Orange Lutheran High School; he is  6-foot-5 and weighs 235-pounds and has several college scholarship offers.

SANTA ANA, CA 

Keisean Lucier-South plays outside linebacker and defensive end for Orange Lutheran High School; he is  6-foot-5 and weighs 235-pounds and has several college scholarship offers.

  LADERA RANCH, CA   In Chef Myung Sook Lee's kitchen is a portrait of herself that stands out and contrasts the rest of her warm-colored kichen. Chef Lee was the first Korean and first female on Iron Chef Japan, now she runs Healthy Korean Food from her Ladera Ranch home, teaching universities to make authentic Asian cuisine.

LADERA RANCH, CA

In Chef Myung Sook Lee's kitchen is a portrait of herself that stands out and contrasts the rest of her warm-colored kichen. Chef Lee was the first Korean and first female on Iron Chef Japan, now she runs Healthy Korean Food from her Ladera Ranch home, teaching universities to make authentic Asian cuisine.

  LAKE FOREST, CA   Casey Bailey, 18, is a graduating senior at Mira Monte High School in Mission Viejo. Casey lost both her mother and her aunt to cancer while she was in high school. Her aunt left Casey her horse, Skip. Casey spends around two hours a day with Skip at the Serrano Creek Ranch Equestrian Center in Lake Forest.    

LAKE FOREST, CA

Casey Bailey, 18, is a graduating senior at Mira Monte High School in Mission Viejo. Casey lost both her mother and her aunt to cancer while she was in high school. Her aunt left Casey her horse, Skip. Casey spends around two hours a day with Skip at the Serrano Creek Ranch Equestrian Center in Lake Forest. 

 

  LOS ANGELES, CA    Brothers, Ronald Esteen, left, and Kevin Esteen, right, stand on the porch of their Los Angeles home on Friday afternoon. Almost 22 years ago, the Esteen brothers were witness to the first night of the riots sparked by the acquittal of the five police officers accused of beating Rodney King.    

LOS ANGELES, CA

Brothers, Ronald Esteen, left, and Kevin Esteen, right, stand on the porch of their Los Angeles home on Friday afternoon. Almost 22 years ago, the Esteen brothers were witness to the first night of the riots sparked by the acquittal of the five police officers accused of beating Rodney King. 

 

  MISSION VIEJO, CA   Funding director for the California Fire Museum Don Croucher sits on the driver's seat of a 1956 Seagrave fire truck on Saturday morning. For the past 10 years, Croucher has been trying to get a fire museum at the Great Park. 

MISSION VIEJO, CA

Funding director for the California Fire Museum Don Croucher sits on the driver's seat of a 1956 Seagrave fire truck on Saturday morning. For the past 10 years, Croucher has been trying to get a fire museum at the Great Park. 

  TUSTIN, CA    Tustin resident Domenico Masdea stands in front of his garage which has been decorated with a large nativity village which earned him the nickname of, "Nativity man"; Masdea is also a two time cancer survivor.    

TUSTIN, CA

Tustin resident Domenico Masdea stands in front of his garage which has been decorated with a large nativity village which earned him the nickname of, "Nativity man"; Masdea is also a two time cancer survivor. 

 

  RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, CA   In this photo illustration, Richard Reese, far right, is featured with several members and representatives of the Rancho Santa Margarita community. The illustration alludes to Reese's favorite painting “A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte” by Georges Seurat, which inspired the lake’s image.   

RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, CA

In this photo illustration, Richard Reese, far right, is featured with several members and representatives of the Rancho Santa Margarita community. The illustration alludes to Reese's favorite painting “A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte” by Georges Seurat, which inspired the lake’s image.

 

  ARCADIA, CA    A jokey slowly rides back to the starting line after completing a race in the 2013 Breeders' Cup   Championships  .        

ARCADIA, CA

A jokey slowly rides back to the starting line after completing a race in the 2013 Breeders' Cup Championships

 

 

   TUSTIN, CA     Tattoo artist and former co-star of the TV show LA Ink Dan Smith has opened Captured Tattoo, a tattoo studio in Tustin.  Smith moved to the United States in 2004 and officially opened his tattoo studio in May 9th, 2013; He has been tattooing for around 12 years and also worked in “Classic Tattoo” in Fullerton. Smith is also passionate about music and has been playing since he was 15; he had previously played in his Alternative, New Wave group, The Dear & Departed.

TUSTIN, CA

Tattoo artist and former co-star of the TV show LA Ink Dan Smith has opened Captured Tattoo, a tattoo studio in Tustin.  Smith moved to the United States in 2004 and officially opened his tattoo studio in May 9th, 2013; He has been tattooing for around 12 years and also worked in “Classic Tattoo” in Fullerton. Smith is also passionate about music and has been playing since he was 15; he had previously played in his Alternative, New Wave group, The Dear & Departed.

  ALISO VIEJO, CA    Colin Logan is the owner of Logan Bros. Shaving Co; aside from releasing a new product line, he has plans of keeping the barbershop open 7 days a week and opening another location.   

ALISO VIEJO, CA

Colin Logan is the owner of Logan Bros. Shaving Co; aside from releasing a new product line, he has plans of keeping the barbershop open 7 days a week and opening another location.

 

  LOS ANGELES, CA     Dr. Jeremy Williams is one of the on-call doctors who contracts with Medicast, an iPhone app-based company that connects doctors with patients.

LOS ANGELES, CA

 
Dr. Jeremy Williams is one of the on-call doctors who contracts with Medicast, an iPhone app-based company that connects doctors with patients.

  SAN CLEMENTE, CA     San Clemente resident Gage Schehr, 15, has been motocross racing since he was 5 years old and won his first local race when he was 7. 

SAN CLEMENTE, CA

 San Clemente resident Gage Schehr, 15, has been motocross racing since he was 5 years old and won his first local race when he was 7. 

  FOUNTAIN VALLEY, CA    Huntington Beach residents Brody Cox, 22, left, and Andrew Hopkins, 28, right, sit on their "monkey bikes" at their Fountain Valley  repair shop, Bixby Moto. 

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, CA

Huntington Beach residents Brody Cox, 22, left, and Andrew Hopkins, 28, right, sit on their "monkey bikes" at their Fountain Valley  repair shop, Bixby Moto. 

  SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA    Michelle Kelly dresses as "La Llorona" as she wanders in the dark wailing and calling out for her lost children.   

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA

Michelle Kelly dresses as "La Llorona" as she wanders in the dark wailing and calling out for her lost children.

 

  ALISO VIEJO, CA    Aliso Viejo resident David McVicker holds up a photo slide from February 1996 where McVicker and his mother, Ivonne Jordane saw the news that the Freeway Killer, William Bonin, was going to be executed. McVicker is the only surviving victim of William Bonin, the Freeway Killer. 

ALISO VIEJO, CA

Aliso Viejo resident David McVicker holds up a photo slide from February 1996 where McVicker and his mother, Ivonne Jordane saw the news that the Freeway Killer, William Bonin, was going to be executed. McVicker is the only surviving victim of William Bonin, the Freeway Killer. 

  ALISO VIEJO, CA    Bob Bunyan holds an old lantern in the Aliso Viejo Ranch house where several other historical items are kept.

ALISO VIEJO, CA 

Bob Bunyan holds an old lantern in the Aliso Viejo Ranch house where several other historical items are kept.

  LADERA RANCH, CA    11-year Ladera Ranch residents Doug Cook and Bohdanna Witiuk lost their son, Cameron Cook to a drunk driver on April 3rd, 2011; they are both trying to change the name of a street near their house, next to a park where their son used to play as a child from Stonebrier way to Cameron Way. 

LADERA RANCH, CA

11-year Ladera Ranch residents Doug Cook and Bohdanna Witiuk lost their son, Cameron Cook to a drunk driver on April 3rd, 2011; they are both trying to change the name of a street near their house, next to a park where their son used to play as a child from Stonebrier way to Cameron Way. 

 SANTA ANA, CA  The Beautiq fashion stylists are able to adapt and mobilize to any location and perform their mobile beauty services.    

SANTA ANA, CA

The Beautiq fashion stylists are able to adapt and mobilize to any location and perform their mobile beauty services. 

 

  SANTA ANA, CA    Mater Dei basketball shooting guard Isaiah Juarez,18, will be participating in the upcoming CIF Southern California Regional finals on Saturday.

SANTA ANA, CA

Mater Dei basketball shooting guard Isaiah Juarez,18, will be participating in the upcoming CIF Southern California Regional finals on Saturday.

  FOUNTAIN VALLEY, CA    Bob LaBriola stands between two shelves filled with various sized skates. LaBriola has been the owner of the Fountain Valley Skating Center since 1976. LaBriola hired a PR firm and gathered around 1,500 signatures petitioning to save the skating rink.  He wore his red shirt to a meeting at the OCTA office in Orange where he acted as the spokesperson for the rink. 

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, CA

Bob LaBriola stands between two shelves filled with various sized skates. LaBriola has been the owner of the Fountain Valley Skating Center since 1976. LaBriola hired a PR firm and gathered around 1,500 signatures petitioning to save the skating rink.  He wore his red shirt to a meeting at the OCTA office in Orange where he acted as the spokesperson for the rink. 

  COSTA MESA, CA    Quinton Bell, a senior at Costa Mesa High School, will be playing as a wide receiver and linebacker for the football team.    

COSTA MESA, CA

Quinton Bell, a senior at Costa Mesa High School, will be playing as a wide receiver and linebacker for the football team. 

 

  MIAMI, FL   Don Pedro Bello of Cuba Tobacco Cigar Co.
  MAUI, HI   Hawaiian musician George Kahumoku Jr. photographed in his Maui home. 
  WESTWOOD, CA   Sergeant Major Colin Rich has received many successful treatments in UCLA's Operation Mend program, which does reconstructive surgery and other treatments on vets wounded in Afghanistan and Iraq
  LAGUNA HILLS, CA   From top left, Ashlyn Van Dam, 7, Lilah Schellenberg, 8, and JP Van Dam, 9, lay on dozens of pink shoelaces in the soccer fields near the Laguna Hills Community Center. The American Youth Soccer Organization, Region 1422 held a fundraiser for the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation.
  LOS ANGELES, CA   Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, featured in his office at City Hall, submitted his first budget six days early - his back to basics agenda seeks to restore city services cut by the recession and offer efficient management over City Hall. 
  LOS ANGELES, CA   Noel Massie is the President of UPS's Southern California District which has 19,600 employees and a revenue of more than $3 billion a year.   
  LOS ANGELES, CA   Adam Streisand, with Loeb & Loeb LLP, helped work out the Los Angeles Clipper sale to Steve Ballmer. 
  IRVINE, CA    Ngugi Wa Thiong'o is an award winning author and distinguished Professor of English and Comparative Literature at UC Irvine. Ngugi was imprisoned in 1977 in Kenya for writing an anti-government text. He has been a professor at UC Irvine since 2002 and previously taught at NYU for 10 years.
  LAGUNA HILLS, CA    Josue Barron, a member of the battalion adopted by Laguna Hills, lost his left eye and leg above the knee in Afghanistan in 2010. On his glass left eye is the insignia for the 3/5 battalion.
  VENICE, CA   Cast members from AMC's show, "Freakshow", gather at their Venice Beach headquarters.
  BEVERLY HILLS, CA   Actor and model Fabio Lanzoni now focuses his energy on his Healthy Planet Nutrition products; he is featured near the Madeo Restaurant in Beverly Hills on March 11, 2014. 
  LAGUNA BEACH, CA     Broadway by Amar Bar manager Gabriele Dion laughs along with Sommelier Michael McConnell as he pours a glass of wine.
  LOS ANGELES, CA   Vietnam war veteran Tony Zapata, featured at the Eugene Obregon American Legion Post, stands in front of 141 photos of veterans from WWI through the Persian Gulf War.  
  SANTA MONICA, CA   Madeleine Brand stands outside a recording studio of KCRW located at Santa Monica Community College. Brand is the host of KCRW's radio show, Press Play and is also a resident of Silverlake in Los Angeles. 
  SANTA ANA, CA    Keisean Lucier-South plays outside linebacker and defensive end for Orange Lutheran High School; he is  6-foot-5 and weighs 235-pounds and has several college scholarship offers.
  LADERA RANCH, CA   In Chef Myung Sook Lee's kitchen is a portrait of herself that stands out and contrasts the rest of her warm-colored kichen. Chef Lee was the first Korean and first female on Iron Chef Japan, now she runs Healthy Korean Food from her Ladera Ranch home, teaching universities to make authentic Asian cuisine.
  LAKE FOREST, CA   Casey Bailey, 18, is a graduating senior at Mira Monte High School in Mission Viejo. Casey lost both her mother and her aunt to cancer while she was in high school. Her aunt left Casey her horse, Skip. Casey spends around two hours a day with Skip at the Serrano Creek Ranch Equestrian Center in Lake Forest.    
  LOS ANGELES, CA    Brothers, Ronald Esteen, left, and Kevin Esteen, right, stand on the porch of their Los Angeles home on Friday afternoon. Almost 22 years ago, the Esteen brothers were witness to the first night of the riots sparked by the acquittal of the five police officers accused of beating Rodney King.    
  MISSION VIEJO, CA   Funding director for the California Fire Museum Don Croucher sits on the driver's seat of a 1956 Seagrave fire truck on Saturday morning. For the past 10 years, Croucher has been trying to get a fire museum at the Great Park. 
  TUSTIN, CA    Tustin resident Domenico Masdea stands in front of his garage which has been decorated with a large nativity village which earned him the nickname of, "Nativity man"; Masdea is also a two time cancer survivor.    
  RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, CA   In this photo illustration, Richard Reese, far right, is featured with several members and representatives of the Rancho Santa Margarita community. The illustration alludes to Reese's favorite painting “A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte” by Georges Seurat, which inspired the lake’s image.   
  ARCADIA, CA    A jokey slowly rides back to the starting line after completing a race in the 2013 Breeders' Cup   Championships  .        
   TUSTIN, CA     Tattoo artist and former co-star of the TV show LA Ink Dan Smith has opened Captured Tattoo, a tattoo studio in Tustin.  Smith moved to the United States in 2004 and officially opened his tattoo studio in May 9th, 2013; He has been tattooing for around 12 years and also worked in “Classic Tattoo” in Fullerton. Smith is also passionate about music and has been playing since he was 15; he had previously played in his Alternative, New Wave group, The Dear & Departed.
  ALISO VIEJO, CA    Colin Logan is the owner of Logan Bros. Shaving Co; aside from releasing a new product line, he has plans of keeping the barbershop open 7 days a week and opening another location.   
  LOS ANGELES, CA     Dr. Jeremy Williams is one of the on-call doctors who contracts with Medicast, an iPhone app-based company that connects doctors with patients.
  SAN CLEMENTE, CA     San Clemente resident Gage Schehr, 15, has been motocross racing since he was 5 years old and won his first local race when he was 7. 
  FOUNTAIN VALLEY, CA    Huntington Beach residents Brody Cox, 22, left, and Andrew Hopkins, 28, right, sit on their "monkey bikes" at their Fountain Valley  repair shop, Bixby Moto. 
  SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA    Michelle Kelly dresses as "La Llorona" as she wanders in the dark wailing and calling out for her lost children.   
  ALISO VIEJO, CA    Aliso Viejo resident David McVicker holds up a photo slide from February 1996 where McVicker and his mother, Ivonne Jordane saw the news that the Freeway Killer, William Bonin, was going to be executed. McVicker is the only surviving victim of William Bonin, the Freeway Killer. 
  ALISO VIEJO, CA    Bob Bunyan holds an old lantern in the Aliso Viejo Ranch house where several other historical items are kept.
  LADERA RANCH, CA    11-year Ladera Ranch residents Doug Cook and Bohdanna Witiuk lost their son, Cameron Cook to a drunk driver on April 3rd, 2011; they are both trying to change the name of a street near their house, next to a park where their son used to play as a child from Stonebrier way to Cameron Way. 
 SANTA ANA, CA  The Beautiq fashion stylists are able to adapt and mobilize to any location and perform their mobile beauty services.    
  SANTA ANA, CA    Mater Dei basketball shooting guard Isaiah Juarez,18, will be participating in the upcoming CIF Southern California Regional finals on Saturday.
  FOUNTAIN VALLEY, CA    Bob LaBriola stands between two shelves filled with various sized skates. LaBriola has been the owner of the Fountain Valley Skating Center since 1976. LaBriola hired a PR firm and gathered around 1,500 signatures petitioning to save the skating rink.  He wore his red shirt to a meeting at the OCTA office in Orange where he acted as the spokesperson for the rink. 
  COSTA MESA, CA    Quinton Bell, a senior at Costa Mesa High School, will be playing as a wide receiver and linebacker for the football team.    

MIAMI, FL

Don Pedro Bello of Cuba Tobacco Cigar Co.

MAUI, HI

Hawaiian musician George Kahumoku Jr. photographed in his Maui home. 

WESTWOOD, CA

Sergeant Major Colin Rich has received many successful treatments in UCLA's Operation Mend program, which does reconstructive surgery and other treatments on vets wounded in Afghanistan and Iraq

LAGUNA HILLS, CA

From top left, Ashlyn Van Dam, 7, Lilah Schellenberg, 8, and JP Van Dam, 9, lay on dozens of pink shoelaces in the soccer fields near the Laguna Hills Community Center. The American Youth Soccer Organization, Region 1422 held a fundraiser for the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation.

LOS ANGELES, CA

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, featured in his office at City Hall, submitted his first budget six days early - his back to basics agenda seeks to restore city services cut by the recession and offer efficient management over City Hall. 

LOS ANGELES, CA

Noel Massie is the President of UPS's Southern California District which has 19,600 employees and a revenue of more than $3 billion a year.

 

LOS ANGELES, CA

Adam Streisand, with Loeb & Loeb LLP, helped work out the Los Angeles Clipper sale to Steve Ballmer. 

IRVINE, CA

Ngugi Wa Thiong'o is an award winning author and distinguished Professor of English and Comparative Literature at UC Irvine. Ngugi was imprisoned in 1977 in Kenya for writing an anti-government text. He has been a professor at UC Irvine since 2002 and previously taught at NYU for 10 years.

LAGUNA HILLS, CA

Josue Barron, a member of the battalion adopted by Laguna Hills, lost his left eye and leg above the knee in Afghanistan in 2010. On his glass left eye is the insignia for the 3/5 battalion.

VENICE, CA

Cast members from AMC's show, "Freakshow", gather at their Venice Beach headquarters.

BEVERLY HILLS, CA

Actor and model Fabio Lanzoni now focuses his energy on his Healthy Planet Nutrition products; he is featured near the Madeo Restaurant in Beverly Hills on March 11, 2014. 

LAGUNA BEACH, CA

Broadway by Amar Bar manager Gabriele Dion laughs along with Sommelier Michael McConnell as he pours a glass of wine.

LOS ANGELES, CA

Vietnam war veteran Tony Zapata, featured at the Eugene Obregon American Legion Post, stands in front of 141 photos of veterans from WWI through the Persian Gulf War.
 

SANTA MONICA, CA

Madeleine Brand stands outside a recording studio of KCRW located at Santa Monica Community College. Brand is the host of KCRW's radio show, Press Play and is also a resident of Silverlake in Los Angeles. 

SANTA ANA, CA 

Keisean Lucier-South plays outside linebacker and defensive end for Orange Lutheran High School; he is  6-foot-5 and weighs 235-pounds and has several college scholarship offers.

LADERA RANCH, CA

In Chef Myung Sook Lee's kitchen is a portrait of herself that stands out and contrasts the rest of her warm-colored kichen. Chef Lee was the first Korean and first female on Iron Chef Japan, now she runs Healthy Korean Food from her Ladera Ranch home, teaching universities to make authentic Asian cuisine.

LAKE FOREST, CA

Casey Bailey, 18, is a graduating senior at Mira Monte High School in Mission Viejo. Casey lost both her mother and her aunt to cancer while she was in high school. Her aunt left Casey her horse, Skip. Casey spends around two hours a day with Skip at the Serrano Creek Ranch Equestrian Center in Lake Forest. 

 

LOS ANGELES, CA

Brothers, Ronald Esteen, left, and Kevin Esteen, right, stand on the porch of their Los Angeles home on Friday afternoon. Almost 22 years ago, the Esteen brothers were witness to the first night of the riots sparked by the acquittal of the five police officers accused of beating Rodney King. 

 

MISSION VIEJO, CA

Funding director for the California Fire Museum Don Croucher sits on the driver's seat of a 1956 Seagrave fire truck on Saturday morning. For the past 10 years, Croucher has been trying to get a fire museum at the Great Park. 

TUSTIN, CA

Tustin resident Domenico Masdea stands in front of his garage which has been decorated with a large nativity village which earned him the nickname of, "Nativity man"; Masdea is also a two time cancer survivor. 

 

RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, CA

In this photo illustration, Richard Reese, far right, is featured with several members and representatives of the Rancho Santa Margarita community. The illustration alludes to Reese's favorite painting “A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte” by Georges Seurat, which inspired the lake’s image.

 

ARCADIA, CA

A jokey slowly rides back to the starting line after completing a race in the 2013 Breeders' Cup Championships

 

 

TUSTIN, CA

Tattoo artist and former co-star of the TV show LA Ink Dan Smith has opened Captured Tattoo, a tattoo studio in Tustin.  Smith moved to the United States in 2004 and officially opened his tattoo studio in May 9th, 2013; He has been tattooing for around 12 years and also worked in “Classic Tattoo” in Fullerton. Smith is also passionate about music and has been playing since he was 15; he had previously played in his Alternative, New Wave group, The Dear & Departed.

ALISO VIEJO, CA

Colin Logan is the owner of Logan Bros. Shaving Co; aside from releasing a new product line, he has plans of keeping the barbershop open 7 days a week and opening another location.

 

LOS ANGELES, CA

 
Dr. Jeremy Williams is one of the on-call doctors who contracts with Medicast, an iPhone app-based company that connects doctors with patients.

SAN CLEMENTE, CA

 San Clemente resident Gage Schehr, 15, has been motocross racing since he was 5 years old and won his first local race when he was 7. 

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, CA

Huntington Beach residents Brody Cox, 22, left, and Andrew Hopkins, 28, right, sit on their "monkey bikes" at their Fountain Valley  repair shop, Bixby Moto. 

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA

Michelle Kelly dresses as "La Llorona" as she wanders in the dark wailing and calling out for her lost children.

 

ALISO VIEJO, CA

Aliso Viejo resident David McVicker holds up a photo slide from February 1996 where McVicker and his mother, Ivonne Jordane saw the news that the Freeway Killer, William Bonin, was going to be executed. McVicker is the only surviving victim of William Bonin, the Freeway Killer. 

ALISO VIEJO, CA 

Bob Bunyan holds an old lantern in the Aliso Viejo Ranch house where several other historical items are kept.

LADERA RANCH, CA

11-year Ladera Ranch residents Doug Cook and Bohdanna Witiuk lost their son, Cameron Cook to a drunk driver on April 3rd, 2011; they are both trying to change the name of a street near their house, next to a park where their son used to play as a child from Stonebrier way to Cameron Way. 

SANTA ANA, CA

The Beautiq fashion stylists are able to adapt and mobilize to any location and perform their mobile beauty services. 

 

SANTA ANA, CA

Mater Dei basketball shooting guard Isaiah Juarez,18, will be participating in the upcoming CIF Southern California Regional finals on Saturday.

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, CA

Bob LaBriola stands between two shelves filled with various sized skates. LaBriola has been the owner of the Fountain Valley Skating Center since 1976. LaBriola hired a PR firm and gathered around 1,500 signatures petitioning to save the skating rink.  He wore his red shirt to a meeting at the OCTA office in Orange where he acted as the spokesperson for the rink. 

COSTA MESA, CA

Quinton Bell, a senior at Costa Mesa High School, will be playing as a wide receiver and linebacker for the football team. 

 

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