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Shuffle of homeless people from Anaheim motel prompts latest court hearing in Orange County civil rights lawsuit | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | May 26, 2018
Federal judge wants local officials to present solid plans for opening three emergency intake shelters in different parts of the county.
Chihuahua mix Penelope would fit right in to any adopter’s home | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | May 26, 2018
Tiny Penelope is blossoming in her foster home; now she's ready for a forever family.
Katella High Graduation 2018 | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | May 25, 2018
Katella High held the commencement ceremony for its Class of 2018 on May 24 at Glover Stadium.
Western High School Graduation 2018 | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | May 25, 2018
Western High held the commencement ceremony for its Class of 2018 on May 24 at Handel Stadium.
Anaheim High School Graduation 2018 | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | May 25, 2018
Anaheim High held the commencement ceremony for its Class of 2018 on May 24 at Glover Stadium.
No snow? No problem. Urban Mushing's dog owners glide over dry land | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | May 25, 2018
Rufio is 9, Rinoa and Gizmo are 8, Cowboy is 6, Tails is 5 and Maya is 2 1/2. Christian and Ashley Casillan have a team of huskies, but they live in Long Beach, not Alaska. What’s a family of huskies to do in Southern California without snow and a sled? A group of dog owners in the area asked them...
Real estate news: Lee & Associates-Newport Beach close 2 sales for $19.3 million | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | May 25, 2018
A roundup of real estate news from around Orange County includes notable leases, industrial and office sales and people on the move.
Savanna High Graduation 2018 | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | May 25, 2018
Savanna High held the commencement ceremony for its Class of 2018 on May 24 at Handel Stadium.
Kennedy High Graduation 2018 | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | May 25, 2018
Kennedy High held the commencement ceremony for its Class of 2018 on May 24 at Glover Stadium.
Status Update: Medical marijuana manufacturer leases in Costa Mesa; JWA passenger traffic rises in April | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | May 25, 2018
Pivot Naturals will manufacture and distribute powdered cannabis products such as food additives, capsules, bulk powder and stick packs to the California market.
Loara High Graduation 2018 | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | May 25, 2018
Loara High held the commencement ceremony for its Class of 2018 on May 24 at Handel Stadium.
Laguna Art Museum, one of the oldest in the state, celebrates 100 years | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | May 25, 2018
A century ago, two local artists came together among the rolling hills and shoreline vistas of Laguna Beach to form a collective that would come to define much of the city’s artistic backbone. While Edgar Payne and Anna Hills were searching for ways to showcase their artwork, they established the....
New bishop ordained to be a ‘bearer of light’ to O.C.’s Vietnamese Catholics | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | May 25, 2018
In a multicultural ceremony held in four languages — English, Spanish, Vietnamese and Korean — the Diocese of Orange ordained the Rev. Thomas Thanh Thai Nguyen as bishop last week, making him the second Vietnamese American in U.S. history to hold the post. Nguyen will serve as auxiliary bishop.....
‘Shakespeare in Love’ will tell its romantic tale at South Coast Repertory | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | May 25, 2018
William Shakespeare is suffering from writer’s block. He owes two producers a new comedy, he can’t finish the first line to a sonnet and he’s in desperate need of inspiration. In comes his muse, Viola, a beautiful woman who sparks him to write his masterpiece and will break the law to appear i...
Patriarch of Wahoo’s Fish Taco family has a tale of hard work and good fortune | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | May 25, 2018
You no doubt have heard of Wahoo’s Fish Taco, but have you heard of Mr. Lee? I’m guessing not. But without Mr. Lee, Wahoo’s, the well-known Mexican food chain, would simply not exist. There is also a very good chance that it would not exist without Hollywood legend John Wayne, but we’ll get ...
It’s enough to make a Porg smile: Irvine theater is first in ‘Last Jedi’ opening ticket sales | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | May 25, 2018
Edwards Irvine Spectrum Center 21 attracted more moviegoers than any theater in North America for the Dec. 14-15 opening of “Star Wars: The Last Jedi.” Including presale, the theater sold the most two-day opening tickets, according to analytics company comScore. “We’re traditionally in the t...
OC Women’s March returning for second annual rally | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | May 25, 2018
One year after a women’s rally was held following President Trump's inauguration, activists are preparing to gather for a “Sister March” during the second annual OC Women’s March. The demonstration, to be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 20 at cross streets Flower Street and Civic Center Driv...
Vintage and classic automobiles find a spotlight at new Newport Beach showroom | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | May 25, 2018
Connoisseurs of vintage automobiles who also have the means to purchase them can find paradise at a recently-opened classic car showroom in Newport Beach. Through a partnership involving Miles Morris and Malcolm Welford, both with roots in the United Kingdom’s vintage and race car industry, and...
Stolen car suspect causes 4 crashes in pursuit from Fullerton to Anaheim | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | May 25, 2018
Four people, including two children, were hospitalized following the string of collisions.
Broadway stars Chita Rivera and Tommy Tune to headline concert at Irvine Barclay Theatre | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | May 25, 2018
She’s coming to paint the town, and all that jazz. After seven decades of Broadway hits, multiple theatrical awards and film credits, Chita Rivera will step out on stage with performer Tommy Tune for “Just in Time,” a celebration of song and music to be presented Jan. 27 at Irvine Barclay Thea...
‘Jersey Boys’ returns to Costa Mesa for a three-night run | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | May 25, 2018
Oh, what a night. After ending its Tony-winning 11-year run on Broadway, musical “Jersey Boys,” the tale behind Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, is embarking on its North American tour with stops throughout the nation. Tommaso Antico, who portrays the Four Seasons’ Bob Gaudio, will get some...
Silicone wedding bands find a niche among athletes, firefighters and law enforcement | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | May 25, 2018
It’s a reasonably simple story, says a founder of silicone wedding and commitment rings. KC Holiday and friend Ted Baker founded Santa Ana-based QALO (pronounced kay-lo), a company producing rings designed to be worn by individuals whose lifestyles make it impractical to wear a gold or diamond...
UC Irvine theater professor’s new production tells a story through physical movement | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | May 25, 2018
The runaway wanders the cold streets of Los Angeles grasping for meaning in the uncompromising urban sprawl. Fleeing a life of evangelical conformity, the girl hopes to find something valuable hidden within the city’s outer husk. The perennial theme of the directionless child’s search for identi...
‘Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire’ immerses customers in a rebel adventure | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | May 25, 2018
I emerged victorious from the smoldering inferno of a planet after murdering several stormtroopers, battling a massive lava-strewn insectoid and having a comrade impaled by Darth Vader’s lightsaber. This was not real life, clearly, but it felt like it. The adventure took place within the “Star.....
Yang’s Braised Chicken Rice is hearty winter comfort food | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | May 25, 2018
Baby, it’s cold outside. Or at least it is as I write this, on a blustery January evening after driving around Orange County on a hunt for a meal to thaw the chill. Of course, by cold, I mean about 50 degrees, which is as frigid as winter in Southern California gets, but forgive the hyperbole;...
Cooking up healthy recipes and teaching culinary skills at a children’s cancer hospital | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | May 25, 2018
When Audra Wilford’s 4-year-old son Max was diagnosed with an aggressive form of brain cancer in 2011, she did the only thing she could think to do to increase his quality of life — she cooked. The Tustin mother of two attended culinary school and worked in the restaurant industry before startin...
See photos from the first wave of 2018 high school graduations in Orange County | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | May 25, 2018
High School graduation season has started in Orange County. Anaheim Union High School District celebrated on Thursday, May 24, with thousands of its seniors marking the end of their high school careers and the beginning of their futures. Up next will be the Fullerton Joint Union High School District...
Orange County Register | May 25, 2018
A driver suspected of trying to flee from police in a stolen car crashed into at least four vehicle during a brief chase through portions of Fullerton and Anaheim on Thursday afternoon. Fullerton officers shortly before noon responded to reports of a carjacking in which a 2015 Honda Accord was taken...
Magnolia High School Graduation 2018 | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | May 24, 2018
Magnolia High held the commencement ceremony for its Class of 2018 on May 24 at Handel Stadium.
Pink brings Cirque du Soleil-worthy stunts, big production and powerhouse vocals to Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | May 24, 2018
The Beautiful Trauma World Tour comes to Honda Center in Anaheim on Friday, Valley View Casino Center in San Diego on Monday, May 28, Staples Center in Los Angeles on Thursday, May 31 and the Forum in Inglewood on Friday, June 1.
Oxford Academy Graduation 2018 | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | May 24, 2018
Oxford Academy held the commencement ceremony for its Class of 2018 on May 23 at Handel Stadium.
Sugarland talks Taylor Swift ahead of country duo’s Still the Same Tour stops in Southern California | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | May 24, 2018
Sugarland will stop by Honda Center in Anaheim on Friday, June 1 before heading to Del Mar Fairgrounds on Saturday, June 2 and returning to Southern California to headline the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles on Thursday, June 14.
Fashion Week at Orange Unified campuses | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | May 24, 2018
It was standing-room only for the “Les Jardins de France Spring Fashion Show,” presented by the Portola Middle School fashion design classes. The show could have rivaled any New York fashion event. The Portola team, who are students in the fashion design and merchandising career training program...
Homebuying cools in Anaheim, Orange and Villa Park: 19 trends to see | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | May 23, 2018
Homebuying in Anaheim, Orange and Villa Park cooled 4.6 percent in 2018’s first three months vs. 2017’s first quarter. Real estate tracker CoreLogic found these 16 trends in 13 ZIP codes covered by the Orange County Register’s Anaheim Bulletin weekly … 1. Purchases: Home sale...
The Lamplight Lounge at Disney California Adventure will have a new menu – but yes, the lobster nachos will stay | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | May 23, 2018
The theme of the Lamplight Lounge is all about the creative types at Pixar. As for the menu it's California gastropub fare completely new except for the Cove Bar's signature lobster nachos.
Disneyland annual pass holders can order food without waiting in line | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | May 23, 2018
Pass holders can use the Disneyland mobile app to order food in advance and pick it up when they're ready, a service that will eventually be available to all guests.
Orange County’s health care director details care and resources provided to homeless people at Anaheim motel | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | May 23, 2018
A memo sent to the county Board of Supervisors responds to allegations made by motel tenants of inadequate mental health services and other resources.
Ports O’ Call Restaurant ruling throws wrench into wedding and other plans | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | May 23, 2018
Ports O' Call Restaurant could close within weeks under court ruling backing an eviction
Oracle Challenger Series in Newport Beach will offer tennis players more opportunities | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | May 23, 2018
Former French Open champion Francesca Schiavone, former world No. 4 player Kei Nishikori and American teen up-and-comer Frances Tiafoe will be among the big names battling it out on the courts Jan. 20-28 in the inaugural Oracle Challenger Series at Newport Beach Tennis Club. Orange County tennis...
O.C. electronic companies debut latest innovations at international show | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | May 23, 2018
With nearly 4,000 exhibitors and more than 2.75-million square feet of show floor, the International Consumer Electronics Show, or CES, is a mecca for geeks and technology companies alike who gather in Las Vegas every January to see and showcase the latest innovations. The common theme this year...
OC Fire Watch volunteers work to spot fires before they start | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | May 23, 2018
For Orange County Fire Watch volunteers, the day out started as an early summer drill in Mission Viejo, but they quickly had to switch gears when they detected a fire. “During a mock activation in June — which is not really the peak of fire season — I actually spotted a fire while I [was] chec...
Here are Memorial Day 2018 ceremonies and events planned around Orange County | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | May 23, 2018
Along with families planning long weekends and barbecues, many Orange County communities are planning traditional observances for Memorial Day on Monday, 28. The national holiday honors those who died while serving our country in the military. Here are some of the ceremonies planned on Monday, unles...
Five Crowns ambassador celebrates 50 years at Corona del Mar restaurant | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | May 23, 2018
During his weekend shifts at the Five Crowns, Tommy Martin will shuffle swiftly between the kitchen, narrow passages and dining rooms to greet patrons and see to their needs. Martin, whose presence at the restaurant with an English country inn theme has been as consistent and comforting as the...
Off Center Festival brings unique performances to Segerstrom Center | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | May 23, 2018
A variety of unconventional art performances will be showcased at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts as part of the weeks-long seventh annual Off Center Festival. The program will begin Jan. 19 with a show by Martha Graham Cracker, a drag artist who performs Aretha Franklin, Prince, Black Sabbath,.....
Easel takes commissioning artwork online | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | May 23, 2018
A narrow dirt road leading to some unknowable place is flanked by spindly trees, their branches arching over the claustrophobic path. In charcoal-black darkness sits a spectral white home. A skateboarder readies to drop into an ocean wave. These are scenes depicted in some of the work of artists...
Hello Kitty Cafe and Afters Ice Cream are among 30 new additions planned for Spectrum Center | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | May 23, 2018
Irvine Spectrum Center will introduce 30 new stores and restaurants over the next year as part of a $200 million reinvestment plan, the Irvine Co. announced this week. The businesses will be located in four new buildings, spanning 137,000 square feet, that are being constructed in the wake of the...
She's the date farmer from Newport Beach | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | May 23, 2018
Fueled by enthusiasm and a love for nature, a Newport Beach mother of three decided to become a farmer. Joan Smith, 49, is the founder and farmer of Rancho Meladuco date farm. The business started in fall 2015 when Smith decided she could move forward since her three children were older, which...
OCTA adds and expands Metrolink stations for people commuting to work | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | May 23, 2018
Terri Swanson lives at the Crossing apartment community, a transit-oriented development adjacent to the Anaheim Canyon Metrolink Station. Swanson and her husband moved to the complex at 3530 E. La Palma Ave. in June so she could take a Metrolink train to Orange Station where she walks to her adminis...
Hello Kitty and other Sanrio characters continue to pop up alongside food in O.C. | The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times | May 23, 2018
Nestled into the backside of a rolling hillscape in the middle of Irvine lies Tanaka Farms, one of the last remaining swaths of food-producing land in once-pastoral Orange County. At 30 acres, the family-owned farm is small but mighty, famous for its year-round produce stand and Community Supported....
At least 30 homeless people placed at an Anaheim motel for mental health treatment must leave on Wednesday | Orange County Register
Orange County Register | May 22, 2018
The county is ending services at the Baymont Inn & Suites for some people housed there when the Santa Ana River Trail encampments were dismantled.