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  1. Champion eater Joey Chestnut wins Boysenberry Festival pie-eating contestRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Wave

    BUENA PARK After a countdown from 10, "Danger Zone" by Kenny Loggins blared from the speakers and 12 competitors began scooping up boysenberry pie with both hands, shoving it into the their mouth as pie filling oozed from their fingers and smeared on their faces. "When boysenberry was invented here 100 years ago, this is exactly what they had in mind," said Sam Barclay, the pie eating contest's barker.

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  2. Rita's Italian Ice to open Monday in PlacentiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Orange County Register

    A "Cotton Candy" ice, center, joins a "Cherry", left, and "Starburst Strawberry" at Rita's Italian Ice in Mission Viejo. Rita's Italian Ice will begin scooping ice from its newest locations in Placentia on Monday in and Brea later in April, the company said Thursday.

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  3. Batteries don't go in trash cans, but where do they go?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Wave

    Not the ones for your cars, but those single-use and rechargeable batteries that power all of our cord-free electronics we cannot seem to live without. Since Feb. 9, 2006, it has been illegal in California to dispose of single-use and rechargeable batteries in the black or green trash barrels, but many people are either unaware of the law, don't know where to properly dispose of them or just don't give a hoot.

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  4. Photos: Fullerton police pursuit of stolen car ends when driver crashes into Brea poleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Wave

    The driver of a stolen car led Fullerton police on a pursuit Thursday morning before crashing into a Brea pole, authorities said. Fullerton police officers tried to pull over the stolen Honda sedan shortly after 12:05 p.m. near North Associated Road, police Sgt.

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  5. New coach Meyer to join in banquetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Wave

    Scott Meyer, the most successful football coach in Newport-Mesa history in terms of winning percentage, will make his first public appearance as the new Servite head football coach at a school dinner banquet Saturday. Meyer, who last month departed Corona del Mar High after four booming years to accept a once-in-a-lifetime chance at Servite, will be among the special invitees at the 5th annual Excellence in Leadership Dinner at the Anaheim Marriott.

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  6. Knights senior fires blanks at Brea OlindaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Wave

    Soren Yarnall threw a three-hit shutout to lead Foothill to a 6-0 victory over Brea Olinda on Friday afternoon in a North Hills League baseball game at Foothill. The senior lefthander hurled his first career shutout as the Knights defeated the Wildcats for the second time in three days and improved to 2-0 in league and 6-3 overall.

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  7. K-9 retires after 7 years on the Anaheim police forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Orange County Register

    Cisko retired after seven years of service with the Anaheim Police Department. Earlier this month, the Anaheim City Council officially turned over ownership of the German shepherd to his handler, Officer Brian Bonczkiewicz.

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  8. Motorcyclist hurt in crash on 57 freeway in BreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Wave

    A motorcycle rider was injured Wednesday afternoon after hitting a truck on the 57 freeway in Brea, California Highway Patrol officials said.

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  9. Keeping in touch with those long lostRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Wave

    When Marcus was in high school, we had a serious discussion in the kitchen, having something to do with going off to college and leaving his group of friends. Being the mom, I thought it was my job to have the right answer.

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  10. TAPS in Brea taps two new brewmeistersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Wave

    With Victor Novak gone to Los Angeles' Golden Road Brewing, TAPS Fish House and Brewery has found its next brewmeisters. David Huls of Barley Forge Brewing Co.

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  11. Love, a Brea Olinda High alumnus, is past the road to recovery, now...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Wave

    Chapman first baseman Jared Love sat out his freshman year at the school while nursing a healing shoulder. He previously pitched at Brea Olinda High, where he dazzled as a junior.

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  12. Roastmaster Jeff Ross, coming to Irvine, talks about skewering Justin BieberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Wave

    Hot off the taping of Comedy Central's “Roast of Justin Bieber,” comedian Jeff Ross comes to the Irvine Improv on Friday and Saturday. Comic Jeff Ross is pretty much fearless.

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  13. Intimate on-stage 'Carrie' a sensational experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Wave

    La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts's staging of "Carrie the Musical," the show's local premiere, immerses audiences in the high school environment of the play's setting. When: Through April 5. 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays; 8 p.m. Fridays; 2 and 8 p.m. Saturdays; 2 p.m. Sundays; 7 p.m. March 22 and 29; 7:30 and 11 p.m. April 3 As it turns out, Stephen King's 1974 novel is perfect for a live musical production.

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  14. Tustin tops University, 4-3, in eight inningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The Tustin News

    Tustin's baseball team pushed across a run in the top of the eighth inning to defeat University, 4-3, in a Newport Elks Tournament game at University Friday afternoon. Blake Akins singled and came home on a sacrifice fly by Brian Nguyen to lift the Tillers, who out-hit the Trojans 10-5.

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  15. State office urges more homebuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The Orange County Register

    Californians spend an average of 27 percent of their income on housing, compared to a national average of 23 percent, a state report said. Orange County needs to build 7,000 more homes a year than it is currently building to make housing more affordable, the state Legislative Analyst's Office reported this week.

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  16. Old Towne serving up more pizzaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | The Wave

    A RadioShack store in the Orange Plaza is one of the many RadioShack stores closed recently. The 95-year-old electronics chain recently filed for Chapter 11 protection.

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  17. 'Cinderella' fashions for grown-ups rule the mallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | The Wave

    Bridal dress maker Alfred Angelo is selling a limited-edition replica of the Sandy Powell-designed long-sleeved ivory wedding dress in the film. With prices starting at $1,899, the wedding gowns will be in stores next month.

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    Saturday Mar 14 | The Wave

    Tim Gorman says rent hikes help pay for building upgrades at Vista del Plaza apartments in Brea. Analysts project O.C. rental income will rise 5.7 percent this year as tenants cope with more rent hikes.

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  19. Supervisors seek less oversight of $60-per-hour assistant jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | The Orange County Register

    A move by newly elected Orange County officials to gain lucrative, taxpayer-funded government jobs for their offices has prompted county leaders to examine a longstanding hiring process that some fear allows political cronies undeserved access to high-paying positions. They're called executive assistants, and they can be paid upwards of $60 an hour.

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  20. Fountain Valley agrees to boost pay for firefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | The Wave

    In a 4-1 vote, the Fountain Valley City Council approved a two-year agreement with the Fountain Valley Firefighters Association Local 4530, but it did not come without some opposition. Councilman Mark McCurdy opposed the agreement and expressed his concerns at the March 3 meeting.

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