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Henry’s Restaurant

Accessible Five-Star Dining in Downtown Huntington Beach Words: JSP Jacobs Pictures: Marcie Taylor The fanciest meal I’ve eaten this year was when I sprang $2.19 for extra guacamole on the burrito I ate at my desk between classes. So, I admit, though I consider myself a food connoisseur, I didn’t have a high standard when…

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Spotlight: Pinky’s Cupcakery | Baker for a Day

My eleven-year-old son has long had a fascination with cooking. Instead of cartoons on Netflix, he would rather watch a Food Network show. When I take him to the library, he’ll check out as many cook books as chapter books, and read them just as carefully. So, I was thrilled when he got a special…

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The Science of Fun

Parker and Jennifer Jacobs and their kids visited Discovery Cube (formerly called Discovery Science Center) in Santa Ana for the first time. See what they thought and discover science through their eyes! As your Surf City Family correspondents, we went on our first trip to the Discovery Cube Orange County! We knew Science could be…

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WHAT THE OCEAN TAUGHT ME ABOUT LOVE

I remember the first time I saw the ocean. It was right here in Huntington Beach, I was five years old, my recently widowed mother had driven our family across the desert from Idaho to California in our un-air conditioned Chevy Malibu to take us to the beach. I remember the way the water just…