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  • Fairhaven cemetery in Santa Ana bought by Texas company
    published on Tue, 02 Jun 2015 23:04:29 GMT
    Fairhaven Memorial Park and Mortuary in Santa Ana, which has served Orange County families for over a century, has a new out-of-town owner: Service Corporation International, a publicly traded Houston, Texas-based company that owns and operates more than 1,500 funeral homes and almost 500 cemeteries. Fairhaven Memorial Park and Mortuary in Santa Ana, which has served Orange County families for over a century, has a new out-of-town owner: Service Corporation International, a publicly traded Houst...
  • Baseball: What a day for former Mater Dei players Ty Moore, Jeremy Martinez
    published on Mon, 01 Jun 2015 13:32:00 GMT
    You could always count on Ty Moore and Jeremy Martinez to perform at their best in the post season during their days at Santa Ana Mater Dei, and both did their best on Sunday trying to help their respective teams, UCLA and USC, stay alive in the NCAA tournament. Moore hit a three-run home run in UCLA's win over Cal State Bakersfield and had three hits and a scored a key run off a stolen base in another win over Maryland to keep t he Bruins alive and advance to a regional championship game agains...
  • Newcomers Vargas, Bravo help propel Cal State Fullerton offense into NCAA regionals
    published on Thu, 28 May 2015 03:55:00 GMT
    Cal State Fullerton's Jerrod Bravo is a JC transfer who arrived as a catcher but has moved to third base and has reached base in every game he's played except the first. FULLERTON - As much as a stout and deep pitching staff has meant to Cal State Fullerton's baseball team this season, the Titans might not be Big West Conference champions and preparing for an NCAA regional without two key newcomers in the lineup....
  • Driver arrested after police say he crashed into 3 businesses and a...
    published on Thu, 28 May 2015 01:33:28 GMT
    A Santa Ana man was arrested Wednesday afternoon after police said he crashed a stolen vehicle into three Santa Ana businesses and a home before leading police on a 20-minute chase that ended in Westminster. Santa Ana police received reports around 1:30 p.m. that a man driving a white GMC Sierra truck was driving recklessly and crashing into multiple businesses, police Cpl....
  • The Unrestricted Flow
    published on Mon, 25 May 2015 03:07:10 GMT
    It's a DJ move that is so basic, so subtle, that they call it the baby. There's more....
  • San Dimas pitcher 'sets the standard'
    published on Sun, 24 May 2015 22:57:00 GMT
    A 12-0 pitching record, 0.37 ERA and waiting UCLA scholarship make San Dimas' Peter Lambert the one to watch Every year at this time in high school baseball, there's a player who rises up and does extraordinary things to lift his team toward a championship. It happened with Tyler Matzek at Mission Viejo Capistrano Valley, Cory Hahn at Santa Ana Mater Dei, Jack Flaherty at Studio City Harvard-Westlake and Griffin Canning at Santa Margarita, all outstanding players who were magnificent at playoff ...
  • Arizona football recruiting: Wildcats offer Long Beach City College safety London Iakopo
    published on Sun, 24 May 2015 03:45:16 GMT
    Arizona is continuing the trend of offering junior college products on the defensive side of the ball. A trend we saw in Rich Rod's 2015 recruiting class with early enrollees Anthony Fotu and Paul Magloire, as well as Dane Cruikshank and Timothy Hamilton....
  • Univision Buys Leading Black News Site The Root
    published on Fri, 22 May 2015 22:50:19 GMT
    Hispanic media juggernaut Univision Communications Inc. bought the site from Graham Holdings Co. for an undisclosed amount in a deal announced Thursday ....
  • Julie Hoppe retires from Hoover High tennis
    published on Fri, 22 May 2015 22:42:00 GMT
    Since 2004, Julie Hoppe has been a staple among the coaching ranks at Hoover High. After guiding the school's softball team for five seasons, Hoppe dedicated her time to handling the boys' and girls' tennis coaching positions....
  • Former baseball coach to be named to Hall of Fame
    published on Thu, 21 May 2015 23:04:10 GMT
    Former Saddleback College and Laguna Hills High baseball coach Jack Hodges will be inducted into the California Community College Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame this Friday at Pardini's Cafe in Fresno. Hodges will be joined by Orange Empire Conference counterpart Don Sneddon of Santa Ana College along with Jerry Bartow of Southwestern College as the three inductees into this year's CCCBCA Hall of Fame....
  • These Are The Cities Where You Can Now Request A Spanish-Speaking Uber Driver
    published on Thu, 21 May 2015 22:56:01 GMT
    This is the phrase that will notify users of the new UberESPAA'OL that their ride is arriving, in lieu of the app's emblematic "Your Uber is arriving now" notification. The private car and rideshare company launched the new program on Tuesday , allowing users in six U.S. locations to request Spanish-speaking drivers....
  • Survey of best cities for parks lists Long Beach ahead of Los Angeles, Anaheim
    published on Tue, 19 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Long Beach led Southern California in parks access, size and spending, ranking 16th among a survey of 75 large U.S. cities, with Los Angeles and Anaheim tied for 51st and Santa Ana 69th, according to a study released Tuesday by a national conservation group. Minneapolis and St. Paul tied for first place, followed by Washington, D.C., San Francisco, New York and Portland, Ore., according to the Trust for Public Land's 2015 ParkScore Index ....
  • Baseball All-Ivy, Postseason Awards Announced
    published on Thu, 14 May 2015 03:00:00 GMT
    Not surprisingly, the three best Ivy League baseball teams swept the postseason awards. After a vote by the League's eight coaches, Columbia senior outfielder Gus Craig and Penn senior catcher Austin Bossart shared Player of the Year honors, Dartmouth junior righthander Duncan Robinson was named Pitcher of the Year, Lions freshman shortstop Randell Kanemaru earned Rookie of the Year and his head coach Brett Boretti received the inaugural Coach of the Year award....
  • High School Roundup: Sage boys' tennis opens playoffs with win
    published on Thu, 14 May 2015 06:20:06 GMT
    The Lightning swept in doubles in the first round of the CIF Southern Section Division 2 playoffs Wednesday at The Tennis Club. Shayan Emtiaz and Ash Etdali won all three of their sets by 6-0 scores for Sage Hill....
  • Prosecutors: Florida Man Killed First Wife, Tried To Kill Second
    published on Tue, 12 May 2015 20:09:40 GMT
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  • Local sports digest: Diepenbrock returns as Palo Alto basketball coach
    published on Tue, 12 May 2015 03:10:24 GMT
    Peter Diepenbrock will be back next season diagraming X's and O's for the Palo Alto High boys basketball team. The man who coached Jeremy Lin in high school is returning to the job he held for 11 years before stepping down in 2008 to coach at Canada College....
  • Drought keeps some O.C. splash pads dry
    published on Sun, 10 May 2015 04:49:59 GMT
    "I would say that it has more than tripled in the last five years in terms of the number of splash pads being built," said Jeffrey Barman, president of California Waters, a Santa Ana company that develops the water play areas. But some splash pads are drying up faster than they were built as cities scramble to meet new mandates triggered by the statewide drought....
  • Step aside, Mike Trout: John Wayne Airport is the hot new trading card
    published on Wed, 06 May 2015 14:45:00 GMT
    Move over, Mike Trout. There's a new trading card in town. John Wayne Airport recently rolled out its first baseball-style airport card....
  • School district: Molestation suspect no longer a teacher at Dana Hills High
    published on Wed, 06 May 2015 02:22:00 GMT
    Sheriff's deputies said Aliso Viejo resident Ezequiel Christopher Barragan, 48, was a target of a United States Postal Service child pornography investigation. He was arrested Monday....
  • Collectors Universe: Buffett-Esque Moat In Niche Sector With Strong Fundamentals
    published on Mon, 04 May 2015 20:22:31 GMT
    Collectors Universe, CLCT, was founded in 1986 by Van D. Simmons and David G. Hall. The company is headquartered in Santa Ana, California....