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Unplanned power outages in Orange County as of Saturday, Aug. 16

As of this morning, Southern California Edison is working on the following power outages: Garden Grove, Torrey Pine Ln.: Started at 7:17 p.m. on Aug. 15. The outage was caused by equipment problems. Edison is retrieving additio...
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Connor Traut, candidate for Governing Board of Centralia School District. Courtesy photo.

Candidate statement: Connor Traut, Centralia School District

Connor Traut is a candidate for one of three seats available this election year on the Governing Board of the Centralia School District. Two incumbents are running for re-election. The third seat is vacant. The Centralia School...
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La Palma presents live concerts in Central Park

In a time-honored tradition, the City of La Palma’s Community Activities & Beautification Committee brings you Concerts in the Park! The concerts are held every Saturday evening, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Central Park, 7821 ...
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Two council seats open this year in La Palma

A General Municipal Election will be held in the City of La Palma on November 4, 2014, to fill two City Council seats. City Elections for the La Palma City Council are held every two years and terms for the Council’s five...
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La Palma man sentened to life for murdering his uncle

A man was sentenced today to 15 years to life in state prison for murdering his uncle and dumping the victim’s body in a remote area of Santa Barbara County after setting it on fire in an attempt to destroy the evidence. ...
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Jason Otto tested flying discs for his science fair project at Luther School, judged on Monday, May 19, 2014. Photo by Katie Wiedel.

Luther students impress at school science fair

Fourth, fifth, and sixth graders at Luther Elementary School in La Palma put on quite a show at the school’s science fair this year. The variety among the projects truly astounds – they ranged the gamut from carnati...
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La Palma to present annual Memorial Day Ceremony

The City of La Palma will host its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 26. A musical interlude featuring students from Walker Junior High School and John F. Kennedy High School will begin at 9:15 a.m., with the Ceremony...
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Kennedy High alum graduates from Navy basic training

Navy Seaman Apprentice Jaemarc I. Arellano, son of Eldemar A. and Jacqueline I. Arellano of La Palma, Calif., was recently promoted to his current rank upon graduation from U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, ...
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Cities of Cypress and La Palma hosting free Teen Skate Night at Veterans Park

Get ready to come out and skate with your friends! The Cities of Cypress and La Palma are gearing up for their first annual Teen Skate Night sponsored by FURNACE on Friday, May 16 from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. at Veterans Park, 4554 ...
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La Palma police seek public help in identifying residential burglary suspects

La Palma Police are investigating a residential burglary that took place in the 5300 block of Athens Circle on Monday, April 29, 2014, at around 7:30 a.m. At least two suspects broke into the victim’s garage, after breaking o...
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La Palma man pleads guilt to killing his uncle

Kirk Michael Galvin, 25, of La Palma, recently plead guilty to one felony count of second degree murder for killing his uncle and dumping the victim’s body in a remote area of Santa Barbara County in 2011. On July 27, 2011, G...
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Pictured at the April 10, 2014 meeting of the La Palma-Cerritos AAUW is Instructor Nancy Rosenberg demonstrating different movements using a Longevity Stick. Photo by by Carol Marsh.

La Palma-Cerritos AAUW elects officers for 2014-2015

The La Palma-Cerritos Branch of the American Association of University Women elected new officers for the 2014-2015 year at their April 10, 2014 general meeting that was held at the Skyline Room of the Cerritos Library. The nom...
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Corporate-sponsored National Merit scholarships announced

Today, National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) released the names of the first group of winners in the 59th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Approximately 1,000 distinguished high school seniors have won corpora...
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La Palma man pleads guilty to murdering his uncle

A man was convicted on Monday, April 14, of murdering his uncle and dumping the victim’s body in a remote area of Santa Barbara County after setting it on fire in an attempt to destroy the evidence. Kirk Michael Galvin, 2...
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