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The culture and history of the Juaneño/Acjachemen indigenous people of Orange County will be the topic of Adelia Sandoval’s program at the Orange County Historical Society’s May 13, 2021 meeting at 7:30 p.m., online via Zoom. Adelia Sandoval is the Spiritual Overseer (Púul) and Cultural Director for the Juaneño Band …continue reading

Orange Coast College photography professor Richard Kraft has been awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship for film/video. Kraft is the only full-time community college professor to be awarded the prestigious fellowship in 2021, which offers financial support to artists and scholars from a wide range of backgrounds and fields of study. Guggenheim …continue reading

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During their April meeting, West Orange County Republican Women Federated surprised long-time member Theresa Sherrin with the club’s 2021 woman of distinction award. The “Mindy Yatsui Woman of Distinction Award,” named after a beloved member who always volunteered and kept her beautiful smile even through difficult battles against cancer, is …continue reading

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Walter Yenkosky, Director of Operations for Orange County Music and Dance, a non-profit performing arts school in Irvine, has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer effective immediately, it was announced today by Doug Freeman, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Chairman of OCMD. OCMD is a community performing arts school dedicated …continue reading