1. Don’t forget to avoid del Cerro: The city will be shutting down the westbound lane on Calle del Cerro between Avenida Pico and lower Vista Montana daytime hours, starting today and lasting two weeks.
2.Wanna learn all about cabs (cabernets, that is)? For $95 you can sample 19 different cabs, dine on cheese and learn all about this hearty grape at The Cellar.
3. Friday night lights are here: The Triton football season kicks off 7 p.m. Friday at home against Long Beach Jordan High School.
4. Hollywood goes south: The West Coast Film Festival is back in San Juan Capistrano for its third go-around. Highlights include a focus on Clint Eastwood and Singing’ in the Rain on the big screen. See the line-up at the festival’s website.
5. Patch read of the day: Condo Residents Oppose Mega-Yachts Anchoring in Newport