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Father Christian Mondor at a prior Blessing of the Waves, Huntington Beach. Courtesy Photo.
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Diocese of Orange to join in Blessing of the Waves on Sunday, Sept. 7

Posted August 30, 2014 by courtesy

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Orange will, in solidarity with other faith traditions, participate in the seventh annual “Blessing of the Waves” at the iconic Huntington Beach Pier (400 Pacific Coast Highway) Sept. 7, 2014, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. This event was created by the Diocese in 2008 to bring together surfers and […]

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Arrests made in two armed robberies in Long Beach

Posted August 30, 2014 by courtesy

The Long Beach Police Department has made several arrests in connection with two robberies that occurred on Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, and charges have been filed. On Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, at about approximately 12:08 a.m., Long Beach Police responded to the Alamitos Beach parking lot, located in the 700 block of E. Shoreline Dr., […]

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OCHA finds no deliberate misconduct by GGFD in hazmat inspections

Posted August 30, 2014 by courtesy

The results of an investigation by the County of Orange Health Care Agency (OCHA) into alleged deficient hazardous materials inspections conducted by the Garden Grove Fire Department during 2012, calls for re-inspections as the actions needed to correct inconsistencies identified in the report. The Health Agency’s findings do not indicate deliberate misrepresentation on the part […]

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City announces completion of solar panel system at Anaheim Convention Center

Posted August 30, 2014 by courtesy

The City of Anaheim announced the completion of a 2.4-megawatt (MW) solar panel system on the Anaheim Convention Center. The $5.7 million project managed by Anaheim Public Utilities was completed by Borrego Solar Systems Inc., a leading designer, developer, installer and financier of grid tied solar photovoltaic (PV) systems. The installation covers 300,000 square feet […]

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A chalk board on a tripod welcomes customers at the front door of Re-New, the retail store for Grateful Hearts, at 5300 Katella Ave. in Los Alamitos. Photo by C.E.H. Wiedel.
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Labor Day Weekend Sale at Re-new

Posted August 30, 2014 by courtesy

Re-new, a second-hand store supporting Grateful Hearts, will hold a three-day sale this holiday weekend, with everything in the store at least 20% off! Plus lots of clothing will be 50% off! Store hours: Saturday, Aug. 30, and Sunday, Aug. 31, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Note that […]

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Unplanned power outages in Orange County as of Saturday, Aug. 30

Posted August 30, 2014 by courtesy

As of this morning, Southern California Edison is working on the following power outages: Irvine, Culver Dr. between Warner Ave. and Irvine Center Dr.: Started at 1:01 a.m. on Aug. 30. The cause was equipment problems. Edison has identified the problem and is working to restore power to 85 customers. Edison expects to restore most […]

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Man dies in van in Huntington Beach

Posted August 30, 2014 by courtesy

According to the Orange County Coroner, an unidentified man died in a parked van in the 16900 block of Lyndon St. in Huntington Beach shortly after 12:30 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 29. No further information was released. The Huntington Beach Police Department is investigating the incident. Related articles Chino motorcyclist strikes light pole in Huntington […]

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Today’s weather for Saturday, August 30

Posted August 30, 2014 by courtesy

Today’s local weather: Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

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Long Beach PD reminds drivers that students have returned to school

Posted August 29, 2014 by courtesy

The Long Beach Police Department would like to remind everyone that with school beginning on Wednesday, September 3, 2014, and with the volume of pedestrian traffic around schools increasing dramatically, all commuters are encouraged to practice the following safety tips in an effort to prevent avoidable accidents: All drivers are reminded to: Yield the right […]

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Bill to require greater accountability at residential treatment facilities sent to governor

Posted August 29, 2014 by courtesy

Assemblyman Allan Mansoor’s (R- Costa Mesa) Assembly Bill 2374, alcohol and drug residential rehabilitation home measure passed out of the Legislature with unanimous bipartisan support. AB 2374 now heads to the Governor for his signature. “There have been a lot of problems with how rehab homes operate and this bill is a first step towards […]

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Try your luck at Rancho Los Alamitos Texas Hold ‘em Poker Challenge

Posted August 29, 2014 by courtesy

Whether you are an experienced card player or never played poker in your life, you’re in for a great time at the Texas Hold ‘em Poker Challenge at Ranch Roundup on Saturday, September 6. If your luck holds out, you can win BIG PRIZES!! You can also be a winner by beating out one of […]

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Kennedy High in La Palma celebrates its 50th anniversary during September homecoming

Posted August 29, 2014 by courtesy

Kennedy High School in La Palma will celebrate its fiftieth anniversary over three days during its September homecoming. And it wants alumni to attend the bash. An Alumni Celebration Night will take place the evening of Thursday, Sept. 11, in the Kennedy Performing Arts Center. The Golden Legacy Homecoming Game against El Modena High School […]

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