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NEWSMAKERS -- Published July 28, 2014

Misasi, who has more than 20 years of experience in financial services, most recently was with the Patelco Credit Union, where he held a similar position.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Holtville Tribune

California is building once again, according to commercial real estate survey

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.

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The Wave

Seal Beach retains seaside charm, isolation

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.

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Related Topix: Seal Beach, CA, us Travel, Travel, Libraries, Los Alamitos, CA, Rossmoor, CA

Medford Mail Tribune

Poetry zealot challenges Sin City with words

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.

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Related Topix: Arts, Poetry, Games, Poker

The Wave

Summer lull mixed bag for this unlikely pro

"It's the world's most inefficient market," Mike Shapiro says of the luxury home market.

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Related Topix: Newport Beach, CA

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Examiner.com

Creepy San Clemente dolls were supposed to be an act of good will

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.

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The Fresno Bee

Man who allegedly pimped teen gets 5 years

The Orange County Register says Marsalis Smith of Gardena was sentenced Friday after pleading guilty to human trafficking and making criminal threats.

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Related Topix: Santa Ana, CA

CBS Local

Caltrans Proposes Toll Lanes On 405 Freeway In Orange County

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.

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Related Topix: Seal Beach, CA, Costa Mesa, CA

KMPH-TV Fresno

Surveillance tape shows police punching suspect

Surveillance video from a private residence shows Southern California police officers punching a suspect and hitting him in the legs with a baton.

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Related Topix: Santa Ana, CA

The Fresno Bee

Caltrans proposes toll lanes on Interstate 405

The Orange County Register reported Saturday that Caltrans wants to add 14 miles of toll lanes between Seal Beach and Costa Mesa.

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Related Topix: Seal Beach, CA, Costa Mesa, CA

KFI

Baby Death Verdict Overturned

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.

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Whittier Daily News

a Quad Bandita sought for bank robberies in Los Angeles, Orange counties

The FBI is seeking the “Quad Bandit” for a series of bank robberies and attempted bank robberies in Los Angeles and Orange counties since March.

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Related Topix: Los Angeles County, CA, Buena Park, CA

Fri Jul 25, 2014

CBS Local

New Trial Ordered For Woman Accused Of Strangling Baby After Giving Birth In 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.

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Related Topix: Anaheim, CA

NBC Los Angeles

Gas Leak Impacts 3,000 in Orange County

SoCalGas crews work to repair a gas line near West Oceanfront in Newport Beach on Friday, July 25, 2014.

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Patch.com

Cypress Man Accused of Using Social Media to Find Underage Victims

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.

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Related Topix: Cypress, CA, Seal Beach, CA

The Wave

Nearly 60 years later, Garden Grove, Westminster have grown up

Leo Zlaket, 71, and son David Zlaket, 41, stand in front of Zlaket's Market in Garden Grove.

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Related Topix: Westminster, CA, Garden Grove, CA

WILX-TV Lansing

Mystery Over Doorstep Dolls Solved

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.

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The Modesto Bee

Calif. dolls were meant to spread cheer, not chill

This image, date not known, provided by the Orange County Sheriff's Department shows one of several dolls that have been found left on doorsteps in the last week in San Clemente, Calif.

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Related Topix: San Clemente, CA, Modesto, CA

Thu Jul 24, 2014

KSFO-AM San Francisco

Police Probe Mysterious Porcelain Dolls Left in Front of Homes of Girls They Resemble

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.

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Related Topix: San Clemente, CA

Inside Bay Area

Oakland: Orange County man gets 15 years for meth bust

A Southern California man who had three-quarters of a pound of methamphetamine in his car when he was stopped by the California Highway Patrol on an Oakland freeway last year was sentenced to 15 years in prison Wednesday, federal officials said.

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