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Join RSM's Community Development Advisory Committee – Patch.com

January 19, 2018 1:01:01 pm | 0 Comments

RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, CA — It’s your opportunity to serve, with six opening sin the Community Development Block Grant Public Service Advisory Committee. The committee provices recommendations for social service projects to benefit area seniors, persons with disabilities, RSM youth and other residents in need, according to release. The committee meets a maximum two times…

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San Juan Mayor Pro Tem Announces Bid For 49th District – Patch.com

January 19, 2018 12:51:16 pm | 0 Comments

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA — Another Republican has thrown his hat in the ring to try and take Congressman Darrell Issa’s now vacant seat on the 49th District Congressional District. That seat has been held by Issa since 2001. Maryott, who is a Certified Financial Planner, retired last week from his position as a Regional…

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Balboa Peninsula Trolley might change next season; City Council will hear ideas Tuesday – Los Angeles Times

January 19, 2018 12:31:49 pm | 0 Comments

Newport Beach is preparing for the second year of the Balboa Peninsula Trolley. During a City Council study session Tuesday, city staff will summarize last year’s trolley performance and offer ideas for the second season of the shuttle, which carried passengers through the popular peninsula tourist area during the peak summer season. Last fall, staff…

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More than 2000 pot plants seized in Elk Grove bust – Sacramento Bee

January 19, 2018 12:11:13 pm | 0 Comments

Police arrested two and cited four Elk Grove residents suspected of illegally operating commercial marijuana grow houses on Wednesday morning. Detectives confiscated more than 2,000 plants and two pounds of cultivated marijuana from two houses on Amolite Way and one on Pianella Way, Panamint Court and Boothwyn Way, said Officer Jason Jimenez of the Elk…

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Anaheim readies for river trail clearing with added homeless resources, stepped up parks presence – Orange County Breeze

January 19, 2018 12:01:39 pm | 0 Comments

Anaheim is ready for the pending clearing of the Santa Ana River Trail with extra help for those living in homelessness as well as additional resources for residents, businesses and neighborhoods concerned about the winding down of encampments. As Anaheim has done since 2014, we will continue providing weekly homeless outreach services with City Net…

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No Smoking In Dana Point, Anywhere, City Says – Patch.com

January 19, 2018 12:00:27 pm | 0 Comments

DANA POINT, CA — Don’t ask for a light, don’t try to bum a smoke. Not in Dana Point, or Laguna Beach. The new citywide smoking ban was passed this week at Dana Point’s city council meeting. The new law will prohibit smoking anywhere in public spaces within city limits, including public sidewalks, alleys and…

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Thief Steals Pillowcase, Jewels & Watches In Ebbtide Robbery – Patch.com

January 19, 2018 11:39:12 am | 0 Comments

NEWPORT BEACH, CA — The homeowner was away when a brazen thief smashed a window and entered the residence, intent on taking whatever he could fit…inside a pilfered pillow case, according to Newport Beach Police Officers. “The victims were out of town and an unknown suspect entered the bakcyard through an unsecured gate, and attempted…

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Costa Mesa police chief says he expects department to be fully staffed by summer – Los Angeles Times

January 19, 2018 11:38:46 am | 0 Comments

Costa Mesa Police Chief Rob Sharpnack expects his department to return to full staffing by summer, he said Thursday at a dinner honoring police and firefighters. At the beginning of 2017, Sharpnack said, the agency had 114 sworn officers, 22 short of its target of 136. The department currently has 124 sworn officers and 11…

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Dragon Alliance to Celebrate 25 Year Milestone at SIA – Transworld Snowboarding

January 19, 2018 11:32:00 am | 0 Comments

SAN CLEMENTE, CA, JANUARY 19, 2018 – Dragon Alliance, the globally recognized, performanceeyewear brand with deep ties to the action sports world, today announced that it will host an event tocelebrate the brand’s 25th anniversary during the Snowsports Industries of America (SIA) tradeshow inDenver, Colorado later this month. Dragon athletes and industry notables will come…

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Laguna Niguel DUI Patrols Screen 700 Vehicles – Patch.com

January 19, 2018 11:26:36 am | 0 Comments

LAGUNA NIGUEL, CA — A DUI and Driver’s License Checkpoint held last Friday night in Laguna Niguel turned out two arrests for drunken driving and another nine for driver’s license violations, according to officials. More than 950 cars passed through the checkpoint on Crown Valley Parkway, west of Greenfield Drive, where deputies screened more than…

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