Orange County Restaurant Week launching with food event

Orange County is not all about housewives, Disneyland and lifted trucks; they have restaurants too. Orange County Restaurant Week goes from February 26 through March 3. To celebrate the kick-off, OC Restaurant Association is hosting a launch party on Saturday, February 25 from 4 PM to 7 PM at Newport Beach Lexus. Sample size dishes will be cooked up by 17 local restaurants, plus wines from 15 wineries and beers from SoCal Brewery and Stella. Tickets are $35 (all-inclusive) and include complimentary valet parking. Ticket sales will benefit Share Our Strength. 3901 MacArthur Boulevard, Newport Beach, CA 92660. Read More

‘Go Packs’ offered by JetBlue Airways in California

Beginning Tuesday, Feb. 28 through May 23, 2012 JetBlue Airways will be offering Go Packs for the frequent intrastate California flyer. With pre-purchased packages of 10, 20 or 30 one-way trips between Long Beach Airport (LGB) and San Francisco (SFO), Oakland (OAK) or Sacramento (SMF) International Airports, these frequent flyers are still privy to access to every available seat on every flight with no blackout dates, and can book travel up to 90 minutes prior to departure for travel between March 1 and May 23, 2012. Read More