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  • Everyday Cheapskate: Financial planners and other mysteries of life
    published on Fri, 21 Nov 2014 22:33:40 GMT
    I am noticing a growing trend in my mailbox - readers in search of financial planners or advisors. Or assistants....
  • High school football predictions: Playoffs, second round
    published on Wed, 19 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
    Villa Park and Buena Park opened the 2013 playoffs against one another, with the Spartans outgunning the Coyotes 66-40 in a wild shootout. While both teams have new starting quarterbacks this go-round, don't expect the offensive productivity to drop off by any means....
  • Ronald W. Brown
    published on Tue, 18 Nov 2014 16:26:18 GMT
    Ronald attended Ironwood area schools, graduating from the Luther L. Wright High School in 1951. After high school, he joined the U.S. Army and was stationed in Germany....
  • Election update: Broadwater trails Bao for Garden Grove mayor, school bond ahead
    published on Thu, 13 Nov 2014 01:38:49 GMT
    Bruce Broadwater's bid for re-election as Garden Grove mayor is getting grimmer by the day, as he now trails school board trustee Bao Nguyen by seven votes, according to the Registrar's latest count, which was released 5 p.m. Wednesday. Nguyen, who is on the Garden Grove Unified School District's Board of Education, but has never served in city politics, is trying to unseat Broadwater, who is seeking a seventh term as mayor....
  • Josh Vitters heads list of Iowa Cubs becoming free agents
    published on Sat, 08 Nov 2014 04:30:50 GMT
    It appears Josh Vitters' days as a member of the Chicago Cubs organization have come to an end. Vitters heads a list of players from the 2014 Iowa Cubs that were declared free agents earlier this week....
  • Cypress driver crashes through Manhattan Beach Pier safety barriers while allegedly fleeing police
    published on Thu, 06 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
    A Cypress man racing away from police early Thursday crashed into the barriers leading to the Manhattan Beach Pier, propelling his car into a lifeguard station and careening about 100 feet along the structure, police said. Devin Ashley Chavez, 28, was arrested on suspicion of evading police, possession of cocaine and driving under the influence following the crash, Manhattan Beach police Officer Stephanie Martin said....
  • Driver crashes through Manhattan Beach Pier safety barriers while allegedly fleeing police
    published on Fri, 07 Nov 2014 04:23:14 GMT
    A Cypress man racing away from police early Thursday crashed into the barriers leading to the Manhattan Beach Pier, propelling his car into a lifeguard station and careening about 100 feet along the structure, police said. Devin Ashley Chavez, 28, was arrested on suspicion of evading police, possession of cocaine and driving under the influence following the crash, Manhattan Beach police Officer Stephanie Martin said....
  • Driver crashes through Manhattan Beach Pier safety barriers while allegedly fleeing police
    published on Thu, 06 Nov 2014 20:25:14 GMT
    A Cypress man racing away from police early today crashed into the barrier leading to the Manhattan Beach Pier, propelling his car into a lifeguard station and careening about 100 feet along the structure, police said. Devin Ashley Chavez, 28, was arrested on suspicion of evading police, possession of cocaine and driving under the influence following the crash, Manhattan Beach police Officer Stephanie Martin said....
  • Suspect Crashes into Manhattan Beach Pier
    published on Thu, 06 Nov 2014 17:21:48 GMT
    This morning at 1, a Manhattan Beach Police officer observed a vehicle driving slowly, with no lights, in the area of Pacific School. The police officer pulled in behind the vehicle to initiate a traffic stop; however, the suspect vehicle sped off westbound on Manhattan Beach Boulevard....
  • School bond votes too close to call
    published on Wed, 05 Nov 2014 06:11:11 GMT
    North Orange County school districts were unsure late Tuesday whether they would get the millions of dollars they sought for building improvements, as four bond measures on the ballot were too close to call. One community college district and three school districts sought a combined $1.3 billion, which would be funded through higher property taxes, in four ballot measures....
  • CU football: Time for Buffs to rise and shine
    published on Sat, 01 Nov 2014 01:15:16 GMT
    Two weeks ago in Colorado's loss to USC, the Trojans threw two touchdown passes before Buffs quarterback Sefo Liufau had his first completion. Last week in a loss to UCLA, the Buffs began the game with four punts and an interception while the Bruins were establishing a 17-0 lead....
  • DB Quinten Pounds Commits to the Huskies
    published on Thu, 30 Oct 2014 06:27:34 GMT
    Washington has landed their 16th verbal commitment for the 2015 football recruiting class in DB Quinten Pounds from Cypress High School in Cypress, CA. Washington received some good news tonight on the recruiting front as DB prospect Quinten Pounds from Cypress High School announced his commitment to the Huskies....
  • 2015 Rose Parade Bandfest: Ticket info and show schedule
    published on Wed, 29 Oct 2014 23:36:09 GMT
    It takes tens of thousands, sometimes hundreds of thousands of dollars to get a band from Ohio or Hawaii or Texas or-yes-Denmark to Pasadena in time for the Rose Parade on Jan. 1. For all the time spent fundraising and the hours upon hours of rehearsal, the bands get more than a walk down Colorado Blvd. They get to show off their precision marching and fantastic flags at Bandfest in the days prior to the Rose Parade. Bandfest consists of three shows over two days, Monday, Dec. 29 and Tuesday, De...
  • Beverly M. Hempstead: Cypress Measure R: Better schools, with no new taxes
    published on Mon, 27 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Cypress voters finally have the opportunity to solve the decades old problem of the vacant Mackay School site. Mackay Elementary School has been closed since 1981, attracting drifters and criminal activity and costing our school district $80,000 per year for security....
  • Bond measure promises to upgrade Anaheim Union schools
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    A $249 million bond measure promised to update 19 aging schools in the Anaheim Union High School District, but opponents said that property owners are still paying off a previous bond that was approved 12 years ago. If Measure H is approved on Nov. 4, high school and junior high campuses within the district would see faster Internet links, updated classrooms and plumbing repairs, according to an Anaheim Union report....