Thank you for visiting GreatHomesOrangeCounty.com. We created this simple blog for our friends and neighbors to share the people, places, art, culture, news, and lifestyle that makes Orange County a great place to live, work, and play.
Lately, we’ve been tweeting on Twitter on the local news, entertainment, interesting architecture, and fun things to do around town. Check us out at https://twitter.com/ocland
And, thank you to all our sponsors, editors, and contributors.
American snowboard phenom Chloe Kim was in the middle of competing for a gold medal at the 2018 Winter Olympics when she decided to tweet out an interesting life tidbit…
via Chloe Kim Shared the Most Hilarious Tidbit in the Middle of Competing. The Internet Adores Her For it — TIME
Apple Music is expanding its subscription music service to 82 new markets — or nearly all of the countries where the service is available, according to people with knowledge of the company’s plans. 79 markets launched today and an additional three markets will go live February 26…
via Apple Music is expanding student memberships to 82 new markets — TechCrunch
Fans of the 2018 Winter Olympics will have another option to watch the Games live: through Snapchat. A new live video feature —fittingly called Live — will allow NBC Sports to stream two- to six-minute long segments from the Winter Olympics…
more via You Can Stream the Winter Olympics for Free on Snapchat. Here’s How — TIME
The games in Pyeongchang, South Korea will be an extravaganza of cold weather sports, over which the real-life couples of ice skating will arguably take the center stage.
Read more via These 7 Ice Dancing and Figure Skating Pairs at the Winter Olympics Are Couples in Real Life — TIME
The San Diego Girl Scout council is looking into whether a scout who was photographed selling cookies outside a marijuana dispensary broke any rules. Do you think she should get in trouble – or be applauded for smart marketing?
via Girl Scout Who Sold Cookies Outside Marijuana Dispensary Could Get in Trouble — TIME
Another reason we love Orange County… Getting outside may not only change your perspective — it could actually alter the way your brain works in some unexpected ways, according to a small new study.
Read more via Being Outdoors May Change the Way Your Brain Works, Study Says — TIME
All eyes — and ears — may be focused on Justin Timberlake’s big new release with Man of the Woods this week, but look a little further to find some new tunes just as worthy of your time. 58 more words
more via 5 Songs You Need to Listen to This Week — TIME