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The Orange County Register
Pig permits get first OK in Seal Beach
SEAL BEACH The City Council gave preliminary approval to an ordinance Monday night that creates a permit allowing pigs to be kept as pets.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Huntington Beach Independent
OCTA approves new lanes for 405 Freeway
The Orange County Transportation Authority on Monday approved new lanes for a portion of the 405 Freeway, a decision that scrapped a hotly contested toll road option that area cities have fought for months.
KESQ-TV Palm Desert
Police: Serial Bank Robber Strikes Again
The hold-up occurred around 3:40 p.m. Friday at a Bank of America branch in the 2600 block of Green River Road, according to Corona police.
Police Say Alleged 'Button-Down Bandit' Strikes Again
A suspect wanted in connection with recent bank robberies in Riverside, La Quinta, Seal Beach and Yorba Linda is suspected of robbing a bank in Corona on Friday, according to police.
NBC Los Angeles
405 Toll LAnes to be Voted On
As officials vote on whether to shelve the 405 toll lanes, another group of elected officials are set to introduce legislation halting the lanes altogether The Orange County Transportation Authority was set to vote Monday on whether to add a toll lane to the 405 Freeway.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Mansoor to file legislation stopping OCTA's plans to make us a Toll Lane County.
This one was going to be called "Moving Target: OCTA's Ever-Shifting Rationales for Making the OC a Toll Lane County."
5 Things to Know: Crime Report, Holiday Lights
The most recent Seal Beach crime report for the week is out. Check it out to see if anything has happened in your neck of the woods here.
Seal Beach shootings: Massacre survivor to open new hair salon
SEAL BEACH Gordon Gallego started cutting hair in Seal Beach 23 years ago and eventually found his way to Salon Meritage, a place he loved.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Bubba the pig makes waves in quiet Seal Beach
Madonna Grimsley feeds her 250-pound pet pig, Bubba, in the front yard of her home in Seal Beach, CA.
Seal Beach Crime: Attempted Suicide, Patio Burning Threat, Grand Theft
The following information was culled from the Seal Beach Police Department crime log for the period of Nov. 26 - Dec. 2: WELFARE CHECK Nov. 26 Elder and Ironwood A caller reported to police that an elderly man kept walking into traffic and was trying to start conversations with drivers.
E-cigarettes may be regulated like tobacco in Long Beach
The City Council voted 8-0 Tuesday night to have City Attorney Charles Parkin write amendments to municipal code to require that electronic cigarettes and vapor devices comply with the city's tobacco ordinance, and prohibit their use in no smoking areas.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Bank Robberies in Riverside, La Quinta, OC: FBI Seeks 'Button-Down Bandit'
A suspect wanted in connection with recent bank robberies in Riverside, La Quinta, Seal Beach and Yorba Linda has been dubbed the "Button-down Bandit" and the FBI is seeking info from the public to catch him.
OCTA Votes for One New Free Lane for 405 Freeway
The Orange County Transportation Authority voted 6-2 on Tuesday to support a plan that would add one general purpose lane in each direction on a stretch of the 405 Freeway from Seal Beach to Costa Mesa.
Los Alamitos-Seal Beach's Priciest Homes: 12142 Ballantine
This week's priciest home on the market in the Los Alamitos and Seal Beach area is a $1.399 million home located at 12142 Ballantine Drive in Los Alamitos.
5 Things to Know: Bank Robber, Holiday Choir Shows
The FBI on Tuesday announced that a man who allegedly robbed a Seal Beach Bank of America last week has struck two more times in Southern California.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
'Button-Down Bandit' Wanted In IE, OC Bank Robberies
A bank robber dubbed the "Button-down Bandit" is wanted in connection with four Southern California heists over the past four weeks.
The Orange County Register
Golden Spoon halts self-serve test
After experimenting with a self-serve program at five Southern California stores, Golden Spoon Frozen Yogurt has halted plans to convert its remaining locations into trendier do-it-yourself froyo shops.
Council to discuss limits on e-cigarettes
Following a wave of local communities that have placed moratoriums on new retailers wanting to sell electronic cigarettes, or vaporizers, the Long Beach City Council on Tuesday will take up a proposal that could tighten regulation of the tobacco-free, battery-operated pipes.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Los Alamitos, Seal Beach Reiterate Opposition to 405 Toll Lanes
The cities of Los Alamitos and Seal Beach this month continued to state their official opposition to a proposal to add toll lanes to the 405 Freeway between Seal Beach and Costa Mesa.
Week Ahead: 405 Toll Lanes, Winter Wonderland, Los Al Choir Performs
Proposed toll lanes on a stretch of the 405 Freeway through Los Alamitos and Seal Beach are again on the agenda Monday at the OCTA Regional Planning and Highways Committee meeting.