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  1. Coast Southwest Promotes HoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | HAPPI/Household & PP Industry

    Coast Southwest appointed David K. Hoff to vice president of regional operations. He will continue to lead company operations, including customer service, for the Placentia, CA facilities and all other Coast Southwest locations except the territory served by the Arlington, TX branch.

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  2. High School Roundup: Estancia boys win soccer tournamentRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Daily Pilot

    ... from junior Cameron Pizzaro for the second goal and junior Chris Moya finalized the scoring on Gutierrez's assist. PLACENTIA - The North Orange County Classic semifinal match ended in a deadlock, but Valencia advanced due to a 5-3 advantage in ...

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  3. Placentia woman charged with $9 million health care scamRead the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | The Wave

    A Placentia woman has been charged with defrauding Medi-Cal and Medicare out of millions of dollars by operating a hospice that claimed to provide end-of-life care for patients who authorities say were not actually dying. Priscilla Villabroza is suspected of organizing the suspected scam, which authorities claim brought in more than $9 million.

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  4. Placentia pedestrian, 82, hospitalized after hit-and-runRead the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | The Wave

    An 82-year-old man was hospitalized with a head injury and a fractured hip after being hit by a car in Placentia on Monday morning. The victim, a resident of Placentia, was crossing the street around 8 a.m. at Orangethorpe Avenue and Van Buren Street and was struck by a Ford Mustang, The driver fled the scene, and the victim was taken to UCI Medical Center.

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  5. Rogers Corporation Signs Agreement to Acquire ArlonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Wireless Design & Development

    Rogers Corporation [ NYSE: ROG ] has announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Arlon (Placentia, CA), currently owned by Handy & Harman Ltd. [ NASDAQ: HNH ], for $157 million, subject to closing and post-closing adjustments. The ...

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  6. Most Influential 2014: Virginia ThomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | The Wave

    ... at Orange County Superior Court, she started volunteering as a language interpreter and instructor with the Placentia Police Department. She's since retired from the courtroom job, but still contributes to the police force. She lives in Placentia ...

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  7. Football field of excellence in Yorba Linda, PlacentiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | The Wave

    Scarcity is what makes football spectacular. Ten games isn't many, and that urgency adds drama to a sport often won or lost by slim margins.

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  8. Gary Raya's legacy lives on at tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Wave

    The Register-sponsored tournament is being held with the generous support of Wahoo's Fish Taco, Sit 'n Sleep and Kenny the Printer. But those attending this week's Irvine World News Gary Raya Classic in Irvine, Tustin and Placentia, may not be aware of the impact he had on the El Dorado basketball program.

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  9. Yorba Linda properties moving slower than county, PlacentiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Wave

    Steve Vartanian and Terry Short are Realtors with First Team Real Estate. You may contact them at 714-390-0671, email vartanian1@aol.com or visit their website at www.gotosteveandterry.com.

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  10. Wordovmouth Teaches Artists a Lesson in Self PromotionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | OC Weekly

    ... either learn and grow or become defeated and fall. I've seen both. It's survival of the fittest." Growing up in Placentia, Meza started his survival training as a young teenager by convincing places like Java Joe's in Yorba Linda or the Santa Fe ...

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  11. Mom sues Placentia-Yorba Linda school district claiming daughter wasn't allowed to use restroomRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | The Wave

    The mother of an elementary school student has filed a lawsuit against the Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District, claiming her daughter suffered a kidney infection after a teacher refused to let her use the restroom. In a lawsuit filed Dec. 8, Cecilia Garay said her daughter, a student at Van Buren Elementary School in Placentia, suffered internal injuries, including a kidney infection, and had to be hospitalized after teacher Cathy Bastieri prevented the girl from using the restroom during class.

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  12. Letters: Police have a right to self-defenseRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | The Wave

    ... No blue humor need apply. We will post the best of what we receive. Email your videos to letters@ocregister.com . PLACENTIA, Ken Head : Re: "Grand jury decision against indictment the latest instance of police avoiding accountability" [Opinion, Dec. ...

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  13. Stitches of loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Wave

    ... the total topped 1,000. These stocking were being displayed at the groups' recent holiday fundraising event at the Placentia Presbyterian Church. Founded in 1996 with about 30 members, the North Cities Quilt Guild has become one of the larger ...

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  14. Yorba Linda High's Douglass aiming for optimal arcRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Wave

    ... with me in the front yard." In 2012, his freshman year of high school, Douglass enrolled at Parkview School in Placentia, an independent studies school. He played previously in Yorba Linda High's feeder basketball program, where Pietsch first saw ...

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  15. Two armed men wearing ghost masks rob Placentia pizzeriaRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 6 | The Wave

    The men entered Gina Marias Pizzeria at 1525 N. Placentia Ave., shortly after 8:30 p.m. Friday and stole between $200 and $300, said Placentia Police Department Lt. Eric Point. 1 comment

  16. Small Quake Shakes OCRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Patch.com

    The 11:58 a.m. quake was centered four miles east-southeast of Yorba Linda and eight miles east of Placentia, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

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  17. 3.0 magnitude earthquake hits near Yorba LindaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | The Wave

    A 3.0 magnitude earthquake struck shortly before noon Friday about 5 miles from Yorba Linda, according to the United States Geological Survey. Officials reported the quake hit at 11:58 a.m. about 5 miles east-southeast of Yorba Linda and 8 miles east of Placentia.

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  18. High School Roundup: Laguna Beach boys' soccer team opens with tie with El DoradoRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | Laguna Beach Coastline Pilot

    The Laguna Beach boys' soccer team got its season started on Monday when it traveled to Placentia to take on El Dorado. The Breakers overcame a 1-0 deficit to take a 2-1 lead, but settled for a 2-2 draw against the host Golden Hawks.

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  19. Top Men's Seeds Advance at USTA National 40 Hard Court ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Tennis Panorama

    ... seed Tony Bujan of Tustin, Calif., advanced to the third round with a 6-1, 6-1 win over unseeded Brian Matek of Placentia, Calif. Bujan will play the winner of a Monday evening second-round match between John Sellars of Dallas and Leonardo Goldstein ...

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  20. Scott Andrews' constituents want more facts before passing judgmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | CBC News

    ... in the Avalon riding he has represented since 2008 are left in limbo along with him. Bill Hogan, former mayor of Placentia, N.L., has known Andrews for 25 years. He described him as a friend and devoted husband and father whom he used to chide for ...

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