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  • 'Pre-Season Bandit' strikes again at a bank in Santa Ana
    published on Tue, 01 Sep 2015 23:59:51 GMT
    A bank robber that authorities have deemed the "Pre-Season Bandit" has struck again on Monday in Santa Ana, the FBI said Tuesday. Around 3:40 p.m. Thursday, a man walked into a Bank of the West, 3931 S. Bristol St., and handed a letter to a bank teller that stated he was armed and wanted cash....
  • DRMA Announces Nominees for 2015 Marketer of the Year Award
    published on Tue, 01 Sep 2015 20:48:12 GMT
    SANTA ANA, Calif. The DRMA the alliance for performance-based marketers and Response Magazine are proud to announce nine nominees for the Seventh Annual DRMA Marketer of the Year Award....
  • Sold! Here are some of the winning bids from Tuesday's auction of 69...
    published on Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:13:00 GMT
    Classic car enthusiasts, collectors and restorers turned out in large numbers at the Orange County Public Administrator's office today as a unique collection of vintage cars is auctioned off. Undisturbed rust strongly indicates Barn Find condition of a 1952 Chevrolet 6400 Stakebed, Lot 107, at the Orange County District Attorney Public Administrator's office lot, winning bid $500....
  • 'Brown is the new green' as grassy medians go by the wayside
    published on Tue, 01 Sep 2015 03:20:23 GMT
    "Brown is the new green," according to signs on dead gress along the median on Irvine Boulevard and Santa Isabel in Newport Beach. Signs sprang up across the county, appearing in the once-verdant median of a busy block in Anaheim and along a serpentine road in the Newport Back Bay....
  • Baseball: Royal's Jaden Fein is headed home with gold medal
    published on Mon, 31 Aug 2015 02:09:00 GMT
    Sophomore Jaden Fein of Simi Valley Royal had a triple and RBI to help the USA 15U national baseball team defeat Colombia, 9-5, in the championship game of the COPABE "AA" Pan Am championships gold medal game in Aguascalientes, Mexico....
  • Notre Dame Freshman Guard Rex Pflueger Throws Down Impressive Dunk
    published on Mon, 31 Aug 2015 01:32:03 GMT
    Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish players react from the bench during the second half against the Kentucky Wildcats in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports Notre Dame lost its most athletic player, Pat Connaughton, but it already may have a replacement on its roster in Freshman Rex Pflueger The Fighting Irish season ended when a last second gasp by Jerian Grant fell short...
  • Mistakes cost Bishop Amat in season-opening loss
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Mater Dei's Quentin Lake tips a pass against Bishop Amat in the first half of a prep football game at Santa Ana Stadium on Friday, Aug. 28, 2015 in Santa Ana, Calif. SANTA ANA >> The anticipation and heightened expectations for this Bishop Amat football season started very shortly after the Lancers' two-point conversion attempt came up inches short in the final moments of the 2014 CIF-SS Pac-5 Division semifinal against Corona Centennial, preventing the Lancers from reaching the division final f...
  • Tropical storm watch issued for Big Island as Hurricane Ignacio approaches
    published on Sat, 29 Aug 2015 20:56:44 GMT
    SANTA ANA The Orange County District Attorney Public Administrator's Office will auction off a unique horde of vehicles Tuesday that belonged to a Buena Park plumber who died apparently... The small screen offers plenty of post-Vietnam, pre-Sept....
  • Serial Bank Robber On The Loose In Orange County
    published on Sat, 29 Aug 2015 16:34:08 GMT
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  • KidWorks seeks funds to purchase warehouse and double its programming for at-risk Santa Ana youth
    published on Sat, 29 Aug 2015 01:51:40 GMT
    Ariana Abigail Sanchez, 4, and Kenia Jaracuaro, 4, play during the first day of preschool on Thursday at KidWorks. The Santa Ana nonprofit is raising money in hopes to expand the center by purchasing an adjacent building....
  • Santa Ana's 'Candy Man' Convicted For Prescribing Painkillers To Addicts
    published on Sat, 29 Aug 2015 01:13:25 GMT
    CBS13/CW31 Television NEWS TIPS: Call 916-374-1301; toll-free: 1-800-374-TV13 or email news@kovr.com. CBS13 is getting answers....
  • Temple Beth Sholom congregation to return home 18 months after Santa Ana fire
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 22:26:08 GMT
    Tonight is the first big Friday night of high school football season, and OC Varsity has all you need to know. Find previews for every team and league in Orange County, the OC Varsity preseason Top 25, our annual O.C. Hot 150 team, photos, videos and a lot more....
  • FBI: Same man wearing sports caps suspected of robbing Orange and Santa Ana banks this week
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:54:39 GMT
    SANTA ANA A man with an apparent fondness for sports team caps has robbed two local banks in the past week, officials said. Orange police officials responded to the first robbery around 4 p.m. Tuesday at the Farmers & Merchants Bank, 1220 E. Katella Ave. A white man, between 25 and 30, about 5-feet, 11-inches and 150-pounds walked into the bank wearing a black sweater, blue jeans and black Miami Heat cap with an orange bill, Orange police Lt....
  • This week's best deals
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 16:28:00 GMT
    "The 1968 Exhibit" will continue at the Bowers Museum through Sept. 13. Entry to the Bowers is now free every Sunday to Santa Ana residents....
  • Watering study concerned with playing fields
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Of the dozens of drought-related documents emanating from Yorba Linda's governmental bodies, one of the most interesting is a six-page report from a city-hired consultant analyzing the impacts of the new water-use restrictions on the city's extensive, heavily used park lands. The report sees several negatives from the 36 percent water cut, including "sports field usersplaying on bare dirt fields for some significant period of time" and "very significant costs" to replace park landscapes when dro...
  • Bishop Amat versus Mater Dei is among top high school football games
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 01:09:00 GMT
    Coach Bruce Rollinson celebrates with alumni after Mater Dei defeated Servite, 28-21, on Oct. 11, 2013, at Anaheim Stadium. Coach Bruce Rollinson celebrates with alumni after Mater Dei defeated Servite, 28-21, on Oct. 11, 2013, at Anaheim Stadium....
  • Against the wind: How did a world-class runner like Stirley Jones...
    published on Thu, 27 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Bristol University senior-to-be Stirley Jones went to high school in Florida before moving to Orange County in 2005 to attend Golden West College, where he played football and ran track. He enrolled at Bristol University in fall 2014 and ran sprints for Bears coach Paul Cook....
  • Cal football position breakdown: Quarterbacks
    published on Wed, 26 Aug 2015 22:52:34 GMT
    In the buildup to Cal's Sept. 5 season opener against Grambling State, the San Francisco Chronicle is analyzing the Bears position-by-position....
  • Callaway Cars revs up Chevrolet's iconic sports car
    published on Wed, 26 Aug 2015 21:21:00 GMT
    Callaway Cars offers a performance package that upgrades the already mighty Chevrolet Corvette Z06 to the tune of 757 hp and 777 lb-ft. of torque....
  • Fryer: Trump had star power, but USFL lacked staying power
    published on Wed, 26 Aug 2015 01:33:00 GMT
    Boston College quarterback Doug Flutie poses with New Jersey Generals owner Donald Trump at a news conference in 1985 to announce that Flutie signed a multi-million-dollar pact with the USFL team. Boston College quarterback Doug Flutie poses with New Jersey Generals owner Donald Trump at a news conference in 1985 to announce that Flutie signed a multi-million-dollar pact with the USFL team....