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  1. Microbead brouhaha hits homeRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Union Democrat

    ... the bill, passed May 22 by a vote of 59-12-9. He was joined by Travis Allen, R-Huntington Beach, Bill Brough, R-Dana Point, Rocky Chavez, R-Oceanside, Beth Gaines, R-Roseville, James Gallagher, R-Nicolaus, Shannon Grove, R-Bakersfield, Assemblyman ...

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  2. Tee off for troopsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Dana Point News

    ... drive while wearing the flak jacket and helmet. The front and back armor were out of the jacket to reduce weight. Dana Point's 5th Marine Regiment Support Group will host its sixth annual Combat Golf Tournament on Monday at the Arroyo Trabuco Golf ...

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  3. A run to rememberRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Saddleback Valley News

    ... Nicholas Mosey, 28, from Irvine had the best overall time in the half marathon at 1:16:15. Karine Parry, 29, from Dana Point was the best of the women with a time of 1:29:11. Bob Kohler, 84, runs with American flags during the 17th annual Laguna ...

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  4. Dana Point police blotter May 28: Three men on front lawn, brushing their teethRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dana Point News

    A* Suspicious person in vehicle. 3:11 a.m. 33800 block Del Obispo Street. A caller said a man driving a white van was speeding through the complex before getting out and checking around with a flashlight.

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  5. Dana Point man convicted in $1 million Ponzi schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wave

    A Dana Point man was convicted Tuesday of multiple felonies for defrauding investors in a $1 million Ponzi scheme involving a fake clothing company and close-out clothing, the Orange County District Attorney said in a statement. Shaine Joseph LaVoie, 46, was found guilty of 12 counts of grand theft, 10 counts of using an untrue statement in the purchase or sale of a security and one count each for theft from an elder, forgery and writing bad checks.

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  6. Trial begins for Dana Point man accused of scamming investors out of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Dana Point News

    Shaine Joseph LaVoie is facing felony charges, including grand theft and forgery, for a close-out clothing scam that bilked a dozen investors out of more than $800,000. A 46-year-old Dana Point man tricked his friends and business partners into investing in a clothing re-sale scam and then spent the money on trips to Las Vegas and Rolex watches, prosecutors said.

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  7. D.A. seeks more victims in clothing schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2011 | Dana Point News

    The Orange County District Attorney's Office is asking for the public's help in finding potential victims of a man charged with defrauding investors in a fake clothing-line scheme. Shaine Joseph LaVoie, 41, of Dana Point has been indicted on four felony counts of grand theft, two felony counts of theft from an elder, two felony counts of using an untrue statement in purchase or sale of a security and one felony count of writing a nonsufficient funds check, according to a district attorney's news release.

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  8. Co-founder of OC Skate/Surfwear Label Convicted of FraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    A Dana Point man and co-founder of a skateboarding clothing line was convicted today of more than two dozen felonies for bilking more than 12 victims in Ponzi-type fraud schemes involving close-out clothing and a phony apparel company. Shaine Joseph LaVoie, 46, faces around 24 years in prison when he is sentenced July 17, according to the Orange County District Attorney's Office.

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  9. Around Town Dana Point May 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Dana Point News

    Donut Star is celebrating its ribbon cutting with the Dana Point Chamber of Commerce at 10:30 a.m. today. The shop is in Monarch Bay Plaza at 32880 Pacific Coast Highway, #33.

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  10. Splash Into the New 3-D Underwater Adventure Humpback Whales 3-D...Read the original story

    Tuesday | DVDCreation Reviews

    ... last year tied to the release of comedy The Interview. The CEO said on stage during the Code/Media conference in Dana Point, Calif, "It all happened so fast, and I would say for myself, because I can't speak for the industry, we could have and ...

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  11. South Florida has many of nation's most expensive luxury home markets - databaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Business Journal

    ... Wellington came in 16th. The study included both single-family homes and condos. The national list was topped by Dana Point, California at $11.25 million, but that was a small sample size of only one home sold. La Jolla, California was second at ...

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  12. a Taylor Morrison, DMB Pacific Ventures partner to buy 250-acre California coast projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Business Journal

    ... real estate market." Pacifica San Juan, which sits on an ocean-view bluff overlooking San Juan Capistrano and Dana Point, was previously owned by Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc., which declared bankruptcy in 2008. Development on the residential ...

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  13. World's largest stand-up paddle event canceledRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Orange County Register

    The two started the Battle of the Paddle as a small beach party, and it turned into the world's largest SUP event. Candice Appleby knows the importance of the Battle of the Paddle, considered the world's largest stand-up paddle event that drew the sport's best athletes from around the globe each year to compete in Dana Point.

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  14. World's largest mammal makes return to O.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | The Orange County Register

    ... Four sightings were logged by Dana Wharf Whale Watching on Friday, then a mom and calf were seen offshore in Dana Point on Saturday. On Monday, a blue whale was spotted in Newport Beach. Decades ago, they were rarely seen anywhere along California's ...

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  15. Elephant and Plein Air Artist ALan Nowell Presents Free Workshop for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Patch.com

    ... Alan didn't really set out to pain an elephant, but when one of the artists for the "Elephant Parade" in Dana Point had to drop out, he was there to help. He is better known as a talented plein air artist. His creation of "Surpher Elephant" was a ...

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  16. a Taylor Morrison, Oaktree Capital in deal to buy Pacifica San JuanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Business Journal

    ... real estate market." Pacifica San Juan, which sits on an ocean-view bluff overlooking San Juan Capistrano and Dana Point, was previously owned by Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc., which declared bankruptcy in 2008. Development on the residential ...

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  17. Man arrested after Long Beach JetBlue flight on suspicion of public intoxicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Press-Telegram

    A Dana Point man was booked on suspicion of public intoxication after reportedly behaving in an unruly manner Thursday night on a JetBlue flight heading to Long Beach Airport. Long Beach police officers took the man into custody after responding to a report of unknown trouble on a Boston-to-Long Beach flight, Sgt.

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  18. Investigators Seek Potential Victims of Aliso Viejo Teacher/Coach Accused of MolestationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Patch.com

    ... Attorney's Office, the Orange County Register reported. Barragan taught Spanish at Dana Hills High School in Dana Point and coached youth baseball in several leagues at the junior high and high school level for 20 years, according to the newspaper. ...

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  19. Attack on sea lions prompts legislation on animal crueltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Laguna News Post

    Some California state lawmakers are seeking harsher penalties for people found guilty of committing animal cruelty following last month's chlorine attack on rescued sea lions at Laguna Beach's marine mammal rehabiltation center. Assemblyman William Brough, R-Dana Point, and Matthew Harper, R-Huntington Beach, were among the local legislators who introduced Assembly Bill 1543 on Wednesday.

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  20. 'EnCYCLEpedia' guide details the best bike rides of O.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Orange County Register

    ... or so rides in "EnCYCLEpedia" are in O.C., trekking from nature reserves in Crystal Cove and harbors including Dana Point and Newport to the woods of Aliso Creek and, of course, the beaches. Geographically, Orange County is one of the smaller areas ...

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