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  1. Fullerton, Buena Park plan to keep the Fourth 'safe and sane'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Star-Progress

    The event features live music, games, jugglers and stilt walkers, food booths manned by local nonprofits, pony rides, face painting and a balloon artist. Between Fullerton and Buena Park, Fourth of July revelers are able to select from 42 locations to purchase "safe and sane" fireworks.

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  2. VIDEO: An 11-year-old Irvine piano prodigy performs an original composition at Yamaha ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Wave

    Rebecca Liu, 11, of Irvine, is a musical prodigy who writes her own compositions for piano. She was selected by Yamaha of North America to perform her own composition in the 2015 National Junior Original Concert on Sunday, June 28, 2015, at the Cerritos Performing Arts Center.

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  3. Photos: Public pool offers relief from this muggy heatRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Orange County Register

    Clouds filled the sky and muggy heat filled the air but these youngsters were able to find relief and thrills at the William Peak Park pool in Buena Park on Wednesday. For a small fee open swim sessions are offered at the pool daily from 12:30-2:15 p.m. and 2:45-4:30 p.m. Gerald Hall, 8 from Buena Park, comes flying out of the slide at the William Peak Park pool on Wednesday and into relief from the muggy heat.

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  4. Dissident teachers make it to high courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wave

    The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Tuesday to decide the constitutionality of compulsory union dues being challenged by 10 California public school teachers including lead plaintiff Rebecca Friedrichs, who teaches fourth grade at Holder School in Buena Park. Ms. Friedrichs and her co-plaintiffs make what we think a compelling case that their "freedom to associate with organizations," which the high court established more than half a century ago, must also give them freedom not to associate with organizations, like the California Teachers Association.

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  5. O.C. teachers' case goes to U.S. Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wave

    "Unions like to call us free-riders," Said Friedrichs, 50, a San Clemente resident who teaches at Holder Elementary School in Buena Park. "I like to call myself a forced-rider because I didn't ask the union to represent me."

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  6. Safe? Sane? Fireworks boom back as 10 O.C. cities say yes to private pyrotechnicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Current

    Anaheim: Resumed this year; sold only at a "superstore" in Honda Center; use not permitted southeast of the 91 and 55 freeways. On Sunday, a pop-up retail operation that bills itself as the world's biggest fireworks stand started selling everything from sparklers to smoke bombs from booths in the parking lot at the Honda Center.

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  7. Man accused of molesting teen in O.C. is now in England, extradition effort continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | The Orange County Register

    Months after an accused child molester was captured in the United Kingdom, local authorities are still working to extradite him to the United States. Roger Alan Giese, a 40-year-old former Buena Park choir teacher, has been a fugitive since 2007 when he fled shortly before his trial.

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  8. 6 free things to do this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | The Wave

    I know Saturday is the Fourth of July, but I figure you've already got that handled, right? It's summer, time to relax, so here are six more things to do for free this week. Today: The first in a summer series of Sunday concerts by the Huntington Beach Concert Band.

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  9. Extent of union powers should come before Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The Wave

    The U.S. Supreme Court is expected by week's end to decide whether to take a case challenging the constitutionality of state laws requiring payment of so-called "agency fees" by non-union members as a condition of employment. The lead plaintiff in the case is Rebecca Friedrichs, a fourth-grade teacher at Holder School in Buena Park.

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  10. La Palma Days back on, at least for this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Orange County Register

    The Los Coyotes School Spirit Squad gets the crowd in the mood for a parade during La Palma Days festival in this 2013 photo. The annual La Palma Days celebration - originally among dozens of proposed cuts as the City Council started whittling down a $700,000-plus budget deficit months ago - has won a reprieve for this fall.

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  11. Performing, visual arts help O.C.'s ethic groups address mental illnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Wave

    A participant works on his art project at Access California Services as part of the stigma reduction art therapy program. Multi-Ethnic Collaborative of Community Agencies will present a Multi-Ethnic Arts and Family Festival to promote awareness about mental illness and reduce the stigma associated with it.

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  12. Mr. Anaheim: Strip mall is getting a massive makeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Anaheim Hills News

    A view of the demolition work where Ibarras Market once stood along Magnolia Avenue near La Palma Avenue as the work began in May. Q. I noticed that there's quite a bit of demolition work over by La Palma and Magnolia. Not more houses/apartments, I hope.

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  13. 7 free things to do this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | The Wave

    Few things in life are better than free. So here's my list of seven things you can do this week that won't cost you anything.

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  14. 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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  15. O.C. real estate jobs at 7-year highRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | The Wave

    Jobs at property-related businesses totaled 233,300 workers last month, up 300 from April and up 12,000 in a year, or a 5.4 percent change. This is 24 percent above the recession's low and the highest level of real estate jobs since March 2008.

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  16. OC car events June 19-25Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | The Wave

    Gary's Classic Car Fridays: Car enthusiasts gather for the weekly car show, with food prepared by Elks Lodge No. 2046.

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  17. Measure fans fire tensionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | The Wave

    In 1980, the Orange County Fire Department was formed to provide services for the unincorporated areas of the county and nine cities. The department was overseen by the Board of Supervisors.

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  18. Concert timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | The Wave

    The shows will be held at Boisseranc Park, 7520 Dale St. through July 22. Starting Aug. 5, concerts move to Buena Park Downtown.

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  19. Police: Man flees from Buena Park officers in stolen car before crashing near Fullerton AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The Wave

    A 36-year-old man was arrested early Wednesday morning after attempting to evade police in a stolen car before crashing near the Fullerton airport and running off on foot, officials said. A Buena Park patrol officer attempted to stop Junaro Ramirez, who was driving of a stolen Honda around 12:15 a.m. near Magnolia Avenue and the I-5 freeway for an undisclosed vehicle code violation, police Cpl.

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  20. A mountain man, a pair of singing stars and writers among these Bravo! residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Star-Progress

    Favorite leaders: Youth-on-the-Move Education International, a nonprofit educational organization, recently sponsored an essay contest for Anaheim High School students with the theme "My Favorite Civil Rights Leader." The top five winners, all juniors, with who they wrote about were: Michael Knowles , Donna Wences , Christopher Vargas , Tammy Nguyen and Paola Hernandez .

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