orange county news

California torture house: Teen who escaped overcame tremendous odds – NBCNews.com

January 19, 2018 2:17:07 pm | 0 Comments

Jaycee Lee Dugard, who went missing in 1991. The woman who was snatched from a bus stop as an 11-year-old child turned up at a California police station after 18 mysterious years, and a convicted sex offender and his wife were arrested in the kidnapping. Carl Probyn / via AP That, Perry said, makes the…

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Huntington Beach examining playgrounds for possible fixes – Los Angeles Times

January 19, 2018 1:50:47 pm | 0 Comments

Huntington Beach city staff is evaluating the play equipment at more than 70 parks, including one whose playground condition prompted residents to start an online petition urging the city to fix it. Mayor Mike Posey said in a Facebook post this week that staff will determine the age of the playground pieces, assess their condition…

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Los Angeles Times gets union, loses publisher – Charlotte Observer

January 19, 2018 1:47:37 pm | 0 Comments

Los Angeles Times journalists have voted to unionize for the first time in the newspaper’s 136-year history, while its chief executive on Friday took an unpaid leave of absence amid allegations of improper behavior. A National Labor Relations Board tally found that newsroom workers voted 248 to 44 for representation by NewsGuild-Communications Workers of America.…

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Scott Meyer resigns as football coach at Servite – Los Angeles Times

January 19, 2018 1:43:20 pm | 0 Comments
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Weekend Sports San Clemente: South County Sports Zone – Patch.com

January 19, 2018 1:36:19 pm | 0 Comments

SAN CLEMENTE, CA — Watch the south Orange County sports roundup that covers a week in sports, starting with Jan. 10 non-leauge basketball highlights from Aliso Niguel, and their match-up with Capistrano Valley. “They did a great job,” The Aliso Niguel men’s Basketball coach Coach Kieth Barnett said. “I’m real proud of their effort and…

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Weekend Sports Lake Forest: South County Sports Zone – Patch.com

January 19, 2018 1:35:16 pm | 0 Comments

LAKE FOREST, CA — Watch the south Orange County sports roundup that covers a week in sports, starting with Jan. 10 non-leauge basketball highlights from Aliso Niguel, and their match-up with Capistrano Valley. “They did a great job,” The Aliso Niguel men’s Basketball coach Coach Kieth Barnett said. “I’m real proud of their effort and…

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Weekend Sports Mission Viejo: South County Sports Zone – Patch.com

January 19, 2018 1:34:08 pm | 0 Comments

MISSION VIEJO, CA — Watch the south Orange County sports roundup that covers a week in sports, starting with Jan. 10 non-leauge basketball highlights from Aliso Niguel, and their match-up with Capistrano Valley. “They did a great job,” The Aliso Niguel men’s Basketball coach Coach Kieth Barnett said. “I’m real proud of their effort and…

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Weekend Sports Aliso Viejo: South County Sports Zone – Patch.com

January 19, 2018 1:33:21 pm | 0 Comments

ALISO VIEJO, CA — Watch the south Orange County sports roundup that covers a week in sports, starting with Jan. 10 non-leauge basketball highlights from Aliso Niguel, and their match-up with Capistrano Valley. “They did a great job,” The Aliso Niguel men’s Basketball coach Coach Kieth Barnett said. “I’m real proud of their effort and…

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Koll Center Residences discussion on hold after planning commissioners recuse themselves – Los Angeles Times

January 19, 2018 1:20:48 pm | 0 Comments

A representative of the developer behind a proposed high-rise mixed-use project known as the Koll Center Residences in Newport Beach had just held up a thick packet of letters of support for the city Planning Commission to see Thursday night when commission Chairman Peter Koetting asked her to hold her thought. The rest of the…

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Snow In Mission Viejo With Saturday's Sierra Snow Summit – Patch.com

January 19, 2018 1:14:47 pm | 0 Comments

MISSION VIEJO, CA — Think you can handle Polar Bear Plunge? Then mark your calendar for the Sierra Snow Summit on Saturday, January 20. The spa at the Sierra Recreation Center will be transformed into a mini winter wonderland as part of a family-friendly event from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. This fun afternoon will…

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