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  1. Fullerton asks: Why is Laguna Lake leaking, and how can it be stopped?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Orange County Register

    * The Orange County Register reported, in an April 24, 1999 article, that the duck population at the lake was diminishing because of people letting their dogs chase down the waterfowl. Police stopped one resident who appeared to be cooking a duck, the article reported.

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  2. Brea's tighter water rules kick into effectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The Wave

    Starting on Saturday, Brea residents and businesses may only water on Mondays and Thursdays, outside the hours of 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Under the tighter water restrictions adopted by the City Council last week, sprinklers runs are limited to 15 minutes per section. The city is being required to cut water use by 24percent, which means per capita usage needs to go from 125 gallons per person per day to 94 gallons per person per day.

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  3. Form a furniture plan using what you haveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The Wave

    Sometimes the way to improve a room isn't to buy new furniture; it's to rearrange pieces you already own. Interior designers can spend hours creating the best furniture plan for a room, balancing practical considerations and creative risk-taking.

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  4. 5 ways to make housing affordableRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | The Wave

    Share of working households with income up to 20% above the state median that spend half or more of their income on housing. California's ability to provide affordable housing wasn't riding on the state Supreme Court's recent ruling upholding the right of cities to mandate that new development projects include a certain proportion of low-priced residences.

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  5. Life lessons on the job; healthy-living foodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | The Wave

    Bourbon Street in Downtown Fullerton has raised roughly $75,000 since 2010 for Fullerton Cares, an "autism coalition" founded by the restaurant's owner Larry Houser . It's a cause close to Houser's heart, his 7-year-old son has autism.

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  6. Envision Brea needs a crystal ballRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | The Wave

    Will tracts of single-family houses be mowed down and apartments or condominiums built in their place to accommodate the droves of folks wanting to reside in Brea? Will we need more, or maybe fewer, schools because more classes would be taught via the Internet? How will we accommodate the ever increasing senior population whose 100th birthdays are already a common occurrence. In the past 30 years, Brea has twice conducted community-wide meetings and outreach for Breans to envision what they want this city to be.

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  7. Chili, classic cars and a little Motwown: 10 Cool Events This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | The Wave

    On display at the Fullerton Museum is "Here's Johnny: The Making of the Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson," featuring original video, photographs, props and costumes from Carson's 30 years as host of the show. Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and noon to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

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  8. Former sheriff's captain testifies that she faced departmental discrimination, was 'iced out'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | The Wave

    A former jail commander testified Thursday that she faced discrimination at the Orange County Sheriff's Department, but acknowledged that she didn't raise the issue with her superiors before she and other department higher-ups were laid off. Former Sheriff's Captain Deana Bergquist, who along with four other former higher-ups claims she was wrongly fired in 2009, noted during her testimony Thursday morning that at the time of the layoffs there were only three women among 14 captains, all of whom were let go in the layoffs.

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  9. Halal Guys to open in Costa Mesa as California expansion plans explodeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | The Wave

    New York-based Halal Guys, known for its chicken and rice and white sauce, will open its first Southern California location in Costa Mesa come September. The company, which will debut at 3033 Bristol St., is also looking at locations in Huntington Beach, Brea, Irvine, Santa Ana, Orange and Anaheim for additional stores.

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  10. County working to keep treasured grove of Carbon Canyon park redwoods alive in droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | The Orange County Register

    Carbon Canyon Regional Park is one of the county's lesser-known parks, but Senior Park Ranger Mauren Beckman said she is trying to change that with special events, night hikes and a proposal for a new path through the redwood grove. Where: Carbon Canyon Regional Park, 4442 Carbon Canyon Road, Brea off Lambert Road, about three miles from the 57 freeway What's there: The park has a bit of everything, including a lake with two fishing piers, equestrian trails and courts for tennis and volleyball.

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  11. Parking structure gets council supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The Wave

    Although a city parking study reported there is plenty of supply, the parking isn't in the right areas, making people walk some distance to reach parts of the downtown shopping area, such as Old Navy at Brea Boulevard and Birch Street, proponents of the structure say. Even though one of the structures is at capacity on peak days, another sits half empty because no one knows about it, including downtown employees, opponents say.

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  12. Decline of new home sales in O.C. might be explained by their high priceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The Orange County Register

    Workers raising frames on new homes in Brea in this file photo. High prices may help explain why sales of new homes in Orange County declined in May even as sales of resale homes and condos rose.

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  13. Weekend mall events in Brea, Newport Beach will feature fashion and freebiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Star-Progress

    The free event will last from noon to 5 p.m. and feature a variety of stages at which shoppers can participate in fashion events. Those stages include: Also on Saturday, Fashion Island will host from 1 to 4 p.m. a free carnival-themed shopping event.

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  14. Cruisin' for Father's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The Wave

    In time for Father's Day, Brea Downtown will fill with entries for the annual Cruisin' Brea classic car show. Cars will line Birch Street up and down with their hoods up so people can see the make of the car and its engine.

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  15. Key players in the trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | The Wave

    Resigned in 2008 and was convicted a year later on charges of witness tampering as part of a federal investigation into corruption at the county sheriff's office. He was released from prison last month after a 41/2-year stint.

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  16. Budget decision or pushed out? Lawsuit trial pits 5 ex-sheriff's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | The Current

    The Orange County Sheriff's Departments years' old transition from the embattled leadership of disgraced ex-Sheriff Mike Carona to current Sheriff Sandra Hutchens is once again in the spotlight, as trial began this week for a lawsuit filed by five former command staffers who believe they were improperly pushed out of the department. Orange County Superior Court Judge Frederick P. Aguirre will have to decide whether Hutchens used a 2009 budget shortfall as an excuse to get rid of the former sheriff's officials, or if she had no choice but to let them go in order to save millions and avoid laying off street-level deputies and investigators.

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  17. A Polly's Pies gift card bonus, free sushi and other great deals.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | The Wave

    Buy a $25 gift card through June 21 at Polly's Pies and get an extra $5 in value in honor of Father's Day. Hi, it's me, Marla Jo, your columnist and deals maven.

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  18. Deal of the Week: $1 summer movies at RegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | The Wave

    I love this annual national summer program. Regal's Summer Movie Express offers movies at 10 a.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings.

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  19. Travel back to the remarkable year 1968 at the Bowers MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | The Orange County Register

    How much: Weekday: $13 adults, $10 senior /student, kids under 12 are free; Weekend: $15 adults, $12 senior and student; kids under 12 are free Few years in American history have been packed with more dramatic events than 1968. Assassins killed civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Sen. Robert F. Kennedy.

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  20. Anaheim Glass turns 70, 18/8 salon opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | The Wave

    The Wingert family , which founded the company in 1945 and is still operating it today, recalls original owner "Grandpa Nick" driving up and down Anaheim Boulevard with a pot of coffee, hoping to stir up clients over a cup of joe. "Even today, people come in saying 'I used to buy glass for my '55 Ford here from your grandfather back in the late '60s.'

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