OCTA Launches Rideshare Week

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OCTA has launched Rideshare Week, Oct 7th–11th, encourages commuters to take the bus, train, vanpool, carpool or bike to work instead of driving alone in their daily commute. Rideshare Week is a part of OCTA’s Share the Ride program, which is aimed at helping commuters find efficient, environmentally friendly and cost effective ways to commute to work. Sharing the ride is a stress-free and economical way to get where you need and avoids putting wear and tear on your car. By pledging to participate you'll also [Read more]

New at The Ecology Center: The Food Shed & The Taco Hunt

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On September 26, The Ecology Center proudly unveiled The Food Shed, an interactive exhibit funded by a $65,000 grant from the Chipotle Cultivate Foundation. The Food Shed presents a hands-on experience wherein visitors can learn about local and seasonal ingredients, food miles, energy consumption in food production, and more. The Taco Hunt, a secondary exhibition component, is a school-based activity that highlights Chipotle’s Food With Integrity philosophy. The Chipotle Cultivate Foundation is committed to creating [Read more]

Lark Creek Toasts Fall with Pinot Noir and Wild Mushroom Festival

Lark Creek Newport Beach
Lark Creek Newport Beach raises a glass to autumn by highlighting the earthiness of the season with special wild mushroom dishes from Chef/Partner John Ledbetter, paired alongside Pinot Noirs, during its Pinot Noir and Mushroom Festival. Available starting tomorrow, Tuesday, October 1, the festival begins a delicious tradition at Lark Creek Newport Beach, utilizing chanterelle, matsutake, porcini, and other wild varieties in a wide range of dishes that will be offered on the lunch, brunch, and dinner menus. The restaurant [Read more]