Wednesday Aug 27
Growing graciously in north O.C.
Key industries or employers: Aerospace, particularly North American Rockwell Corp. in Anaheim, Yorba Linda Elementary School District, Union Oil and the Yorba Linda Citrus Association Packing House Housing development in the early days of Placentia and Yorba Linda, like in many other Orange County cities, drove residents to vote for incorporation.
Heritage Committee has been Placentia's party planner
Bradford Bros. orange crates and a small orange tree are piled into a wagon in a nod to the community's citrus heritge during a 1970s-era parade.
Phoenix New Times
Kottonmouth Kings Might Have the Worst Ever Case of Reefer Madness
For about as long as music recordings have existed, give or take 30 years, people have been using songs to pay tribute to weed.
Mitzvah Meals done with Panache
Sunday morning, 9 a.m., the Mitzvah Meals volunteers begin work at the Placentia kitchen of Parties by Panache, turning hundreds of pounds of donated food into tasty meals for 300 of Orange County's disadvantaged.
Yvonne Wu is an administrative support assistant in CSUF's mathematics department.
HAPPI/Household & PP Industry
Coast Southwest Expands in Placentia, CA
Coast Southwest has acquired an additional 33,107 sq. ft. office/warehouse at the company's headquarters in Placentia, CA.
Yorba Linda, Placentia city council election ballots take shape
Voters in Placentia and Yorba Linda could see some major changes in their City Council majorities after the November elections.
Toddler seriously burned after falling onto hot BBQ lid
An 18-month-old was seriously burned Sunday afternoon after falling onto a hot barbecue lid at a Placentia home, authorities said.
Yorba Linda, Placentia notes: All-American baseball showcase invites local Pony All-Star
"It was fun, very fun," said Haskell, 13. " met new people and had a good experience in the tournament."