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  1. Keeping in touch with those long lostRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Wave

    ... friends. Maybe I did only stay in touch with one person, but there's no reason for him to lose anyone. Longtime Placentia resident Gayle Carline tracks those moments that shape her days as a wife, mom, computer wiz and horsewoman. E-mail her at ...


  2. Upper end of the market on the upRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wave

    The upper-end market in Placentia is increasing. The community has 17 properties on the market with a list price of $750,000 and higher.


  3. Man suspected of breaking into 2 Fullerton homes still at large after two-hour searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wave

    ... "but they might realize that something was taken later," Bastreri said. Fullerton officers, with assistance from Placentia and Anaheim officers plus a police helicopter, set up a perimeter and searched the neighborhood, going yard-to-yard for about ...


  4. County supervisors look at Anaheim site for permanent homeless shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Orange County Register

    A warehouse in an industrial area in Anaheim could be the site of a long-sought permanent emergency shelter and care center for Orange County's homeless population under a new idea presented at the Board of Supervisors meeting Tuesday. The land at 1000 N. Kraemer Place "brings together multiple communities" like Fullerton, Placentia and Orange by providing a central location just north of the 91 Freeway, Fullerton City Councilwoman Jennifer Fitzgerald told supervisors.


  5. Street lights switched back on along this stretch of Orangethorpe AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Wave

    Q. For months, there have been no functioning street lights on Orangethorpe Avenue, between Chapman Avenue and Tustin Avenue/ Rose Drive in Placentia, due to the Orange County Transportation Authority's OC Bridges project. The area is virtually black.


  6. Brazen Burglar Strikes Opposite Police HQ Twice in DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | NBC Los Angeles

    ... Orange County Sheriff's Department spokesman said. The bold burglar even returned to raid a building across from Placentia Police Department HQ just days after an initial break-in. He has mainly been targeting business complexes where he sometimes ...


  7. A memory rooted in the communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Wave

    ... of information and ideas." The 56-member group meets at 9:30 a.m. on the second Thursday of each month at the Placentia United Methodist Church, 2050 N. Valencia Ave. New members are welcome. Arbor Day is set aside to celebrate trees, but this year ...


  8. Shining from afar: Star of former El Dorado softball player Gonzales now ascending over TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Wave

    ... friends in club games and in high school, and they keep in touch today. From playing softball recreationally for Placentia and Yorba Linda leagues to playing travel ball for Yorba Linda's OC Nighthawks to playing four years at El Dorado High, ...


  9. Police to keep an eye on busy crosswalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Wave

    ... direction, said city spokeswoman Ruth Ruiz . "We will work with the Orange County Transportation Authority and Placentia to monitor this intersection for any improvements," Ruiz said. On the Road takes transportation questions from north Orange ...


  10. Five arrested as Placentia police raid illegal marijuana dispensaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The Wave

    ... taken into custody may have had a warrant issued for his or her arrest. Marijuana dispensaries are illegal in Placentia, and the business was operating without a license. Police have searched the business four times, and have made two walk-in visits ...


  11. Girls' Lacrosse: Sailors lose lead lateRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Daily Pilot

    ... nonleague schedule has prepared his team well for Century/Sunset League play, which begins Thursday at Valencia of Placentia. The Sailors have improved in league every year in Armstrong's four-year tenure, from sixth in 2012 to fifth in 2013 to ...


  12. Green is the color of the day at St. Patrick's Day events in Tustin, Costa Mesa.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | RSM News

    ... the costume contest at Leprechaun Leap 5K Race at the The District at Tustin Legacy Sunday. Mekenna Delgado, 4, of Placentia, left, is all frowns, but Morgan Dymond, 4, of Yorba Linda is not. The McDermott Evans School of Irish dancers get their ...


  13. Beer Man: Flavors, aromas in 7 Swans are intoxicatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | USA Today

    Beer Man is a weekly profile of beers from across the country and around the world. This week: 7 Swans-A-Swimming, The Bruery, Placentia, Calif.,


  14. WSU's Pistorese Throws Complete Game as No. 9 Trojans Fall 4-2 in Game TwoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | USC Trojans

    ... but the Cougars (12-6) quickly answered with three in the top of the fifth against Trojan starter Kyle Twomey (Placentia, Calif./El Dorado HS) and never looked back. Cougar starter Pistorese kept the Trojans off-balance all evening, as he scattered ...


  15. Youth group operates in the greenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Star-Progress

    Sherry Biggers and her niece, Amanda Stewart, at the St. Patrick's Day Party event to benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Brea, Placentia and Yorba Linda. There was a pot of gold at the end of the night - or at least a fundraising boost - for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Brea, Placentia and Yorba Linda.


  16. Placentia home sales moving faster than Yorba LindaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | The Wave

    The average days on the market for active listings in Placentia is now 49 days. There were 15 new escrows last week, of which five were condo sales.


  17. Classic Performance Power Steering - Early ModernizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Hot Rod Magazine

    ... a $50 power steering bracket, right? Well, while our searches revealed a local engine shop (Superior Automotive in Placentia, California) could perform the task without having to remove the crank (they have a bellhousing type fixture that vertically ...


  18. Tree Trimmer Rescues OC Woman From Vicious Pit BullRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | NBC Los Angeles

    The woman's pit bull bit her, and pulled her inside her house on the 700 block of East Yorba Linda Blvd, Placentia Police Department said. Her daughter ran out and screamed for help, and a nearby tree trimmer ran in with a broom and was able to get the dog off the woman.


  19. Tree trimmer saves woman attacked by pit bull in her Placentia homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Redlands Daily Facts

    PLACENTIA >> A pit bull attacked a woman in her Placentia home Tuesday, landing the victim in a hospital with cuts to her face, hands and arms. The woman's family has a male and a female pit bull.


  20. Placentia woman injured when one of her pitbulls attacks herRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The Wave

    A Placentia woman was injured Monday afternoon, when one of her pitbulls attacked and dragged her around her home, police said. The Placentia Police Department, Orange County Fire Authority and OC Animal Care responded at 1:30 p.m. to a home at the 700 block of East Yorba Linda Boulevard, where they found the woman with bite marks on her face, head, arms and hands, fire official Capt.


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