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New commercial space is expected to increase through 2017 across most California real estate markets, thanks in part to job growth and goods moving through the state's ports.
Racial/ethnic makeup, latest count: 83.4% Caucasian; 9.6% Latino; 9.6% Asian; 3.5% two or more races; 1.2% African American; 0.3%American Indian and Alaska Native; 0.2% Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander Cool fact : At the turn of the 20th century, the town was known as Bay City.
The old poet is dressed in black, his platinum-blond hair rakishly moussed. He stands amid the hubbub, facing a stern test of his crafted words and carnival-barker delivery.
At least eight San Clemente residents in Orange County, California have found porcelain dolls placed on their doorsteps by a woman who attended church with some of the families, according to an Orange County Department's sheriff's lieutenant on Friday night.
The Orange County Register says Marsalis Smith of Gardena was sentenced Friday after pleading guilty to human trafficking and making criminal threats.
State transportation officials want to install toll lanes on a notoriously congested section of 405 Freeway in Orange County, but local officials aren't happy.
Surveillance video from a private residence shows Southern California police officers punching a suspect and hitting him in the legs with a baton.
The Orange County Register reported Saturday that Caltrans wants to add 14 miles of toll lanes between Seal Beach and Costa Mesa.
A California appeals court has ordered a new trial for an Orange County woman who was convicted of killing her baby after giving birth in a restaurant bathroom.
A California appeals court has ordered a new trial for an Orange County woman convicted of killing her baby after giving birth in a restaurant bathroom.
SoCalGas crews work to repair a gas line near West Oceanfront in Newport Beach on Friday, July 25, 2014.
A Cypress man has been charged with using social media to contact underage girls with the intention of making lewd acts and authorities are looking for more victims.
Leo Zlaket, 71, and son David Zlaket, 41, stand in front of Zlaket's Market in Garden Grove.
Authorities in Orange County, California say the person who left porcelain dolls on the doorsteps of several families wanted to spread cheer, not to creep them out.
Police are investigating a strange case in a California community, where porcelain dolls are being left on the doorsteps of girls to which they bear an eerie resemblance.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 12:39 am
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