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  1. O.C. fugitive wanted on child sex assault charges captured in U.K.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wave

    A former Buena Park choir teacher wanted by the FBI and Orange County authorities on child sexual assault charges has been captured in the United Kingdom and is awaiting extradition, authorities said Tuesday. Roger Alan Giese, 40, who has been a fugitive since 2007, is accused of sexually assaulting a teenage choirboy he met while working as a voice coach for the All-American Boys Chorus in Buena Park between 1998 and 2002.

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  2. Two Buena Park officers credited with saving suicidal girl who tried to jump off freeway overpassRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Wave

    Two Buena Park police officers are being credited with pulling to safety a girl who threatened Monday to jump from an overpass onto I-5. Around 4:35 p.m. Monday, the Buena Park Police Department received a phone call about an individual trying to jump from the Orangethorpe Avenue overpass onto the northbound lanes of I-5, Cpl.

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  3. The best latte artist in the U.S. is in Orange County, atRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Orange County Register

    Angie Hyejin Chun, who works at Coffee Code in Buena Park, won the latte art portion of the US Coffee Championships last weekend in Long Beach. She competed with baristas from across the country and even with her own brother, William sang won Chun, who snagged third place.

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  4. Special election could jeopardize Los Coyotes Club developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Star-Progress

    The owners of the Los Coyotes Country Club are proposing to build a 125-unit condominium complex on the 210-acre site. "Shall an ordinance be adopted amending the Buena Park General Plan to prohibit, without a vote of the electorate, construction of any residential, commercial, or industrial building or structure on private or public property designated as open space on the general plan land use map?" Buena Park voters will decide the future of construction in town when they mail in their ballots during a special election this spring.

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  5. OCFA: Man found in puddle of pool chemicals in Buena Park dies from the exposureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Orange County Register

    Orange County Fire Authority Hazmat neutralize chemicals after a male was found unresponsive covered in chemicals outside a garage at the Richmond Apartments in the 6300 block of Lincoln Avenue around 8:30 p.m. Tuesday night in Buena Park. He was rushed to UCI Medical Center in critical condition.

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  6. Buena Park man in critical condition after inhaling pool cleaner chemicals outside apartment complexRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Wave

    A man was hospitalized Tuesday evening after inhaling fumes from a swimming pool cleaning chemical in a Buena Park apartment garage. Firefighters with the Orange County Fire Authority responded to a call at 8:30 p.m. at the Richmont apartments at the 6300 block of Lincoln Avenue, and found a man lying semi-conscious on the ground, surrounded by a spilled yellow liquid.

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  7. Rain knocks out power to thousands in Buena Park on Sunday; hundreds still affectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Wave

    Thousands in Buena Park lost power Sunday night during a rainstorm that apparently caused the outage, which continued to affect hundreds Monday morning. Initially those who lost power lived or worked between Carol Drive and Pritchard Avenue to the south, and between Greenbriar Place and Marshall Avenue to the west, said Paul Netter, a Southern California Edison spokesman.

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  8. Reject Buena Park anti-growth measureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | The Wave

    Cypress has a stifling law, the result of 1987's Measure D, which prohibited the city from making zoning changes without putting the question to the ballot. These pages recommended against the measure at the time - and would certainly do so again - as it is the reason Cypress must ask voters if it can build over a school site closed for over 30 years.

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  9. FBI arrests homeless man linked to 11 O.C. bank robberies in two monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | The Wave

    Authorities last week arrested a man they say is linked to 11 Orange County bank robberies in a two-month span, an FBI statement said. Mark Moore, 47, dubbed the "2K Bandit" because he specifically demanded $2,000 from each bank, was living as a transient in the county.

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  10. You will see Mr. Grey now: They're hot for 'Fifty Shades'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Laguna News Post

    The sneak preview of "Fifty Shades of Grey" didn't start until 7:30 p.m., but Carolina Pinell had gotten there nearly five hours early and staked out the first spot in a line that had grown to a few hundred people by the time the doors opened. "This is the only movie I wanted to see this year," said Pinell, of Huntington Beach, who'd arrived at the Krikorian Buena Park Metroplex 18 at 2:40.

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  11. Angels' Garrett Richards gets medical clearance to begin throwing off moundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Wave

    Garrett Richards received medical clearance Thursday to begin throwing from a mound, a key point in the rehab for the Angels' best starter in 2014. Richards, who has been rehabbing from left knee surgery in Arizona, was examined Thursday morning in Southern California.

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  12. Fans flock to sneak preview of 'Fifty Shades of Grey'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Wave

    The sneak preview of "Fifty Shades of Grey" didn't start until 7:30 p.m. but Carolina Pinell had gotten there nearly five hours early and staked out the first spot in a line that had grown to a few hundred people by the time the doors opened. "This is the only movie I wanted to see this year," said Pinell, of Huntington Beach, who'd arrived at the Krikorian Buena Park Metroplex 18 at 2:40.

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  13. Anaheim resident honored for service, commitmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Anaheim Hills News

    Each year, the Cypress College Foundation honors an Anaheim resident as part of its Americana Awards. Congratulations to Reon Boydstun Howard, who is an honoree this year.

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  14. O.C. homeless given a place to healRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | The Wave

    Federal regulators last week lifted a sanction on a CalOptima program serving about 14,000 enrollees. Called OneCare, it was essentially an HMO for people eligible for both Medicaid and Medicare.

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  15. Obituary: Jody Black, retired director of personnel services for the Tustin Unified School DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | The Tustin News

    Jody Black, retired director of personnel services for the Tustin Unified School District, died on Jan. 30 after battling ALS. She was 49. Black worked in public education for 19 years, beginning as a teacher in 1994 at Laguna Road School in the Fullerton School District.

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  16. Discarded barbecue coals ignite Buena Park office fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | The Wave

    A business owner accidentally started a fire that caused about $5,000 worth of damage to his Buena Park office, the Orange County Fire Authority reported. The fire was ignited by barbecue coals the man had discarded Saturday night in a trash can in his suite in an office park in the 8000 block of Orangethorpe Avenue, according to fire authority spokesman Steve Concialdi.

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  17. Cities cash in on Retail sales boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Saddleback Valley News

    Sales taxes are gushing into many city coffers in Orange County - surpassing the totals even at the height of the financial boom. Buena Park, which spiffed up its mall a decade ago with a Walmart, Bed Bath & Beyond and Ross Dress for Less , has seen sales tax revenue double.

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  18. Camera allegedly put in bathroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | The Current

    A Buena Park chiropractor was charged with three counts of using a hidden camera to videotape people in the office restroom, the Orange County District Attorney's Office reported Wednesday. The misdemeanors carry a sentence of up to 18 months in jail if he's convicted on all counts, spokeswoman Susan Schroeder said.

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  19. Get ready to rockRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Wave

    An agreement with Mesko Ventures to build and open a Rock & Brews full-service restaurant at 7777 Beach Blvd. has been approved by the Buena Park City Council.

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  20. YWCA honors those who make a differenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | The Wave

    Philanthropist Joann Leatherby will receive the YWCA of North Orange County's Woman of the Year award for contributions to the arts and education, along with decades of support to Chapman University. The North Orange County YWCA is honoring four people who've used their positions to help make a positive difference in their communities.

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