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  1. Players take the fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Wave

    Placentia PONY Baseball team coach Spencer Oborn's M Bats, ages 3-4, grouped together for a photo op before entering the field for the opening ceremonies. More than 700 players were expected at the festivities, which included players from the Cal State Fullerton and a U.S. Army Color Guard.


  2. Annual race supports the arts, tech at Brea Olinda HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Wave

    Runners, including Andrew Strom of Brea Olinda High dressed as Sponge Bob Square Pants, start the Kids 1K Fun Run, part of the 24th annual Brea 8K Classic, at the Brea Mall. More than 3,000 people started their day Feb. 22 with a run in support of Brea Olinda High School.


  3. CSUF Army ROTC cadets take to the skiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Star-Progress

    On Feb. 25, about 120 CSUF Army ROTC cadets learned to board and disembark from two UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters, as well as take an orientation flight. "This year's flight will showcase the capabilities of the airframe much more than last year," Capt.


  4. Surf rock pioneer Brian Carman of the Chantays dies at 69Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Wave

    You probably don't know Brian Carman's name today, if ever you did. But odds are good that you do know his most famous riff, that rapid-fire burst of sound that flew from Carman's fingers and the strings of his guitar, turning the instrumental "Pipeline" into one of the most legendary hits of surf music and transforming the Chantays from five Santa Ana teenagers barely old enough to shave into the brightest stars of pop music for a brief period as 1963 arrived.


  5. Secrets cloud contract spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Tustin News

    A corruption scandal that erupted in Bell led to the city's government becoming transparent about its spending. Other cities are following suit.


  6. Oil operations concerns raised at council meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Wave

    Last year Linn Energy, the oil drilling company that works the oil fields just beyond Brea's borders, gave a presentation on the hydraulic fracturing process, or fracking, and how safe it is. At the last Brea City Council meeting, Mayor Marty Simonoff announced that Linn said it would find a way to notify residents of oil activity such as fracking.


  7. Brea man arrested in connection with jewelry store robberies in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Wave

    A Brea man has been arrested in connection with a recent Brea Mall jewelry store robbery, and officials think he may be responsible for several other heists in Orange, Riverside and Los Angeles counties. Rick Dean Warren, 62, was arrested around 9 a.m. Thursday near Brea Boulevard and Fir Street after Brea police officers who were surveying Warren pulled him over in a "high-risk traffic stop," police Lt.


  8. Want to help Canyon High? Buy a mattressRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Anaheim Hills News

    Canyon High School's Golden Warrior Regiment is sponsoring a rather unconventional fundraiser from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Saturday, March 7. That's when the school cafeteria will transform into a mattress showroom, offering new mattresses for 40 percent to 60 percent off of the retail price. The community is invited to take advantage.


  9. Trial in '94 stabbing death ready for closing argumentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Wave

    The trial of a man accused of killing his high school sweetheart and leaving her body in the trunk of her car will likely hinge on his whereabouts the night she went missing more than two decades ago. As testimony in the murder trial of Sam Lopez wound down Tuesday, witnesses continued to struggle in recalling details of the day Cathy Torrez went missing in 1994.


  10. Closing in on collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Capistrano Valley News

    Amy Fabian always wanted to go to college. But opportunities seemed scarce for the Marco Forster Middle School student, who comes from a low-income family.


  11. Ovations for Feb. 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Wave

    The Alliance for Young Artists & Writers annually honors students with outstanding artistic and literary talent via the National Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. Regional winners for Orange County are included among the West Art Region-at-Large.


  12. Chance Theater makes youth connectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Wave

    Now, with the success of a two-part capital campaign, the Anaheim Hills company that started in 1999 has moved into a larger space, built a new main stage venue and is on the verge of opening a new second stage whose programming includes kid-oriented plays. Managing director Casey Long said the program's goal is "to reach a wider audience and introduce theater to the youth of this community."


  13. Two men arrested in connection with Cypress home burglary and stolen vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Wave

    Two men were arrested Thursday in connection with a home burglary in Cypress committed earlier in the day, a Cypress Police Department statement said. Sean Brian Rittgers, 33, and Darren Maxwell Smith, 22, were arrested on suspicion of residential burglary, conspiracy to commit residential burglary and possession of a stolen vehicle.


  14. Living Tradition Concert Series continues SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Wave

    Showtime is 7:30 p.m. at the Anaheim Downtown Community Center, 250 E. Center St. For reservations and information, call Gary at 714-955-3807 or email concerts@theliving The Anaheim Garden Club will meet Friday at United Methodist Church, 1000 S. State College Blvd. A special speaker will discuss the disappearance of honeybee colonies and how this is affecting gardeners and farmers alike. The meeting begins at 9:30 a.m. with a sharing table and plant raffle.


  15. Status Update: O.C. mixer is March 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | The Wave

    Tom Honan was hired as vice president of information technology for Brea-based Evangelical Christian Credit Union . Honan, who most recently worked as chief information officer for Los Angeles-based CapitalSource, has 30 years of technology experience.


  16. Collision on northbound 57 prompts hourlong SigAlertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Star-Progress

    At least two cars collided Wednesday afternoon on the northbound 57 freeway in Brea, causing at least one hour of delays, according to the California Highway Patrol. A dark gray Chevy pickup and a white sedan collided around 2:25 p.m. on the northbound 57 near Birch Street.


  17. Mt. Rushmore comes to life at Nixon LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | The Orange County Register

    George Washington and Thomas Jefferson sat as they greeted guests Monday during the Nixon Presidential Library & Museum's annual Presidents' Day celebration. "He and I are the oldest," said Washington, who was impersonated by Gary Beard.


  18. Foothill girls team falls to El Dorado, 56-44Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | The Tustin News

    Foothill High's girls basketball team, ranked No. 6 in Orange County, dropped a 56-44 Crestview League game to No.


  19. Brea honors firefighting crew whose acts saved burn victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Star-Progress

    Someone with third-degree burns on 85percent of his body is believed to have less than a 5percent chance of living. But a man who suffered that fate last year is alive today, thanks in part to the work of the crew assigned to Brea Fire Department's Engine 1. "He has two sons and a wife, and he's able to be with them," said Capt.


  20. Birch Hills teeing up for reopeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Wave

    It is the middle of February and Birch Hills Golf Course is still shrouded in green cloth with locked entry gates. For at least the last two Brea City Council meetings, Bob Lindner of the Birch Hills Men's Golf Club has come before the council during Matters from the Audience attempting to find out when the course will finally be open to golfers.


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