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  • Most Influential 2014: Virginia Thomas
    published on Fri, 19 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
    Bio: While growing up in Fullerton, Thomas was discouraged from speaking Spanish in school. Since then, she's made a career of it....
  • Gartner Forecasts The 3D Printer Market Will Be $13.4B By 2018
    published on Thu, 18 Dec 2014 18:23:00 GMT
    I'm serving as Vice President, Marketing at iBASEt. Previous positions include product marketing at Plex Systems, senior analyst at AMR Research , marketing and business development at Cincom Systems, Ingram Micro, a SaaS start-up and at hardware companies....
  • Football field of excellence in Fullerton, Buena Park, La Palma
    published on Thu, 18 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
    Scarcity is what makes football spectacular. Ten games isn't many, and that urgency adds drama to contests often won or lost by slim margins....
  • Sierra Nevada College's Lynn Gillette out as president
    published on Thu, 18 Dec 2014 04:52:21 GMT
    No reasons were given Tuesday regarding Lynn Gillette's apparent abrupt decision to resign as president of Sierra Nevada College. The college's board of trustees announced the move Tuesday in a statement obtained at about 10:45 a.m. by the North Lake Tahoe Bonanza....
  • Wallace Clark named Mendocino County Library Director
    published on Wed, 17 Dec 2014 23:59:13 GMT
    After conducting a national recruitment and review of 11 potential candidates, on Dec. 9 the Mendocino County Board of Supervisors announced the appointment of Wallace Clark as the Mendocino County Library Director. Supervisor John Pinches, representing the 3rd District and current Board Chair, commented on the Board's action stating, "In a national recruitment process, Wally Clark, a local candidate, rose to the top....
  • Local Theaters Celebrate Christmas, New Year's and More
    published on Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:36:06 GMT
    Twenty years ago this holiday season, the Reverend Slappy White fell off a turnip truck he'd hitched a ride on in Riverside. Instead of Stanton, he came to downtown Fullerton, where he immediately fell in with a ragtag collection of actors, poets, musicians, artists, and other assorted sauciers and drug addicts....
  • National Expert Panel Provides Recommendations for Vision Health Systems for Preschool Age Children
    published on Wed, 17 Dec 2014 08:18:17 GMT
    Marshall B. Ketchum University's Susan Cotter, OD, MS, serves on the National Expert Panel to the National Center for Children's Vision and Eye Health at Prevent Blindness. The panel developed specific guidelines and strategies to maximize screening effectiveness....
  • Fullerton College and Disneyland training machinists
    published on Tue, 16 Dec 2014 21:38:00 GMT
    Disneyland Resort cast members celebrate their graduation from the Fullerton College machinist training program, students Andrew Fenton, Katelyn Powell and Gary Marical, Dan O'Brien of Fullerton College, and students Ramon Ramos and Matthew Phillips. Powell was one of six people last week to complete the inaugural Fullerton College and Disneyland Resort machinist training program....
  • Lynn Gillette speaks during a Fireside Chat in 2012 at Sierra Nevada College.
    published on Tue, 16 Dec 2014 21:09:49 GMT
    The college's board of trustees announced the move Tuesday in a statement obtained at about 10:45 a.m. Shannon Beets, Executive Vice President and Provost, will serve as interim president. Details on why Gillette left were not included in the statement....
  • College bond measure retains lead in recount
    published on Tue, 16 Dec 2014 17:06:00 GMT
    The Orange County registrar of voters on Wednesday will pick up the recount of ballots cast on a community college bond measure after a recount in Los Angeles County failed to change the outcome. On Monday, the Los Angeles County Registrar of Voters Office announced the conclusion of its recount of about 4,000 ballots on Measure J, a $574 million bond for the North Orange County Community College District, which overlaps Orange and Los Angeles counties....
  • Football: Peter Karavedas is new head coach at Sunny Hills
    published on Mon, 15 Dec 2014 19:38:00 GMT
    Peter Karavedas, a former head coach at Pasadena Maranatha, confirmed on Monday that he's the new head coach at Fullerton Sunny Hills. Also on Monday, El Dorado announced that Mike Crawford has resigned as football coach....
  • Test Driving IBM's Watson Analytics Beta
    published on Mon, 15 Dec 2014 05:41:00 GMT
    I'm serving as Vice President, Marketing at iBASEt. Previous positions include product marketing at Plex Systems, senior analyst at AMR Research , marketing and business development at Cincom Systems, Ingram Micro, a SaaS start-up and at hardware companies....
  • Hottest intercollegiate sport: video games
    published on Mon, 15 Dec 2014 03:37:24 GMT
    "A lot of people stop me when I'm walking," said Tran, a 19-year-old sophomore, who speaks in quick and confident bursts. "They congratulate me."...
  • Letters: To stop human trafficking, end demand
    published on Sun, 14 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
    FULLERTON, Joyce Capelle , president, CEO, Crittenton Services for Children & Families : I am encouraged by the Opinion pages' pieces on the victims of sex trafficking that highlight the challenge so many of us have faced in simply building awareness. Trafficking is not isolated to any geographic area or population....
  • Letters: Caltrans playing dishonest budgeting shell game
    published on Sat, 13 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
    Email your letters to letters@ocregister.com . Please provide your name, city of residence and phone number ....
  • Despite past tickets and accidents, school bus driver who hit bicyclist avoids charges
    published on Sat, 13 Dec 2014 05:52:37 GMT
    Jose Medina stands in front of his parents' Anaheim home Monday. He was riding his bicycle to work when he was mowed down in Anaheim by on-duty school bus driver Pauline Hernandez....
  • Letters: Police have a right to self-defense
    published on Fri, 12 Dec 2014 23:37:00 GMT
    Email your letters to letters@ocregister.com . Please provide your name, city of residence and phone number ....
  • Want to Prevent Future Eric Garners? Don't Give Cops Excuses to Bust People.
    published on Wed, 10 Dec 2014 21:47:53 GMT
    Only Officer Daniel Pantaleo knows what motivated him to confront and ultimately kill Eric Garner-and what spurred him in previous incidents that drew two civil rights lawsuits during his eight years with the New York Police Department. Maybe he's a racist....
  • National Association of Diversity Officers in Higher Education...
    published on Thu, 04 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
    The National Association of Diversity Officers in Higher Education released its much anticipated Standards of Professional Practice for chief diversity officers on November 24; a document that will advance the professionalization of the CDO role across institutions of higher education. The standards are useful guideposts meant to clarify and specify the scope, scale and flexibility of work CDOs perform....
  • 29-year Fullerton cop to retire
    published on Fri, 05 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
    Fullerton police officer J.D. DeCaprio has been the department's homeless liaison officer for a decade. After his partner was shot and killed on an undercover assignment in Los Angeles, DeCaprio had a total change on his perspective, which is how he got involved in helping the homeless....