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  1. Man accidentally donates shirt with $8,000 cash in the pocket to GoodwillRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hawk Eye

    Linda Hoffman of Placentia, left, and Goodwill processing associate Caitlin Mulvihill, right, hold up a dress shirt that Hoffman's husband accidentally donated to Goodwill with $8,000 in the pocket. Hoffman's husband was secretly saving money in hopes of taking her on a surprise trip to Italy.

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  2. Installing A New Interior In A Tri-Five ChevyRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | Hot Rod Magazine

    ... is housed in their 65,000-plus square foot headquarters in Rochester Hills, Michigan, with a second location in Placentia, California. For interior pieces CARS Inc. offers a variety of pre-sewn upholstery kits that use original patterns and as a ...

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  3. For some people, especially those in the grips of addiction, time behind bars is not a deterrent.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | The Campbell Reporter

    Derek Haskayne was driving along Lakeview Avenue in Placentia on the night of Jan. 29 when, authorities say, he smashed into a high-voltage power box. Witnesses would say he tossed liquor bottles from his car after the crash, and an officer determined he appeared to be under the influence, court records show.

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  4. Woman accidentally donates thousands of dollars hidden in husband's shirts to GoodwillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | WTEN-TV Albany

    A woman donates some of her husband's old shirts to an Orange County Goodwill, but what she doesn't know is, those shirts contain thousands of dollars in secret cash savings. A week ago just like this, Linda Hoffman donated a bag of clothes to her local Goodwill store in Placentia, California.

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  5. Thrift store worker finds a Long Beach mana s $8,000, tucked inside an old orange shirtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Press-Telegram

    Linda Hoffman of Placentia, left, and Goodwill processing associate Caitlin Mulvihill, right, hug as they meet for the first time after Mulvihill found a donated shirt with $8000 that belonged to Hoffman's husband. Hoffman's husband was secretly saving money in hopes of taking her on a surprise trip to Italy.

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  6. Miss Placentia, Miss Yorba Linda crowns awarded to contest vetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Wave

    Miss Placentia 2017 Cheyenne Kotick and Miss Yorba Linda 2017 with runners-up Sara Beth Arroyo, left, and Jennifer "JR" Nessary at the Valencia High School Auditorium, Saturday, February 11, 2017. Contestant Cheyenne Kotick, attending Cal State Fullerton, does a dance performance before the judges and audience during the talent competition of the 2017 Miss Placentia & Miss Yorba Linda Scholarship Pageant, Saturday, February 11, 2017.

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  7. Whicker: Wade Phillips brings decades of expertise to Rams defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... to 12-4. "He puts you in a position where you can be successful," said Chris Draft, who went from Valencia High in Placentia to Stanford and then played 12 seasons as an NFL linebacker, crossing paths with Phillips in Atlanta. "But the best thing ...

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  8. Interior designer gives homes and hope to wounded warriorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | The Orange County Register

    ... now struggling with PTSD and physical challenges. The Garcias where photographed on Wednesday, February 8, 2017 in Placentia.. (Photo by Ana Venegas, Orange County Register/SCNG) Jorge Garcia and Ramona Ivan sink into their new sofa provided by ...

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  9. $6.4 million Mustang Fields open for play in Yorba LindaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | The Wave

    One of the two baseball fields at the city of Yorba Linda and the Placentia-Yorba Linda School District's joint Mustang Fields, Friday, February 3, 2017. Yorba Linda Song and Cheer members Amber Reddish, left, Madeline Adams and Chloe Tesch shield themselves from rain during the Mustang Fields grand opening ceremony in Yorba Linda, Friday, February 3, 2017.

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  10. Placentia won't allow marijuana-related businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | The Wave

    ... use and carry up to an ounce of cannabis. Cities may regulate businesses and land use. The council approved the Placentia ban 3-1-1 on Tuesday, with Mayor Pro Tem Chad Wanke opposed and Mayor Jeremy Yamaguchi absent. "We don't allow dispensaries, we ...

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  11. Santa Ana detectives bust gang members, seize guns and drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | The Wave

    ... Gilbert Deleon of Garden Grove, 21-year-old Jose Lopez of Garden Grove and 42-year-old Pedro Fernandez of Placentia. Detectives found 10 firearms, more than 20 ounces of illegal narcotics, ballistic protection and gang signage, Santa Ana police Cpl. ...

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  12. County leases out property for Placentia veterans villageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | The Wave

    A 50-unit complex for veterans is proposed in Placentia on Orangeview Ave., west of Orangethorpe Avenue and South Lakeview Avenue. A 50-unit complex for veterans is proposed in Placentia on Orangeview Ave., west of Orangethorpe Avenue and South Lakeview Avenue.

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  13. What a Day: Roses are displayed at Excellence in Placentia AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | The Wave

    I attended a symposium on the future of libraries at the American Library Association Mid-winter Conference. Placentia Library Director Jeanette Contreras and I spent four days immersed in new concepts for serving our community better.

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  14. Motorcyclist dies after crash in PlacentiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | The Wave

    PLACENTIA A motorcyclist died Wednesday evening after colliding with a pickup truck that was trying to make a left turn, police said. Around 5:40 p.m., the man, whose name will not be released until his family has been notified, was riding his motorcycle east on Chapman Avenue just past Placentia Avenue, when he collided with a truck trying to turn left onto Murray Street, said Sgt.

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  15. Docents make difference at Nixon Library a " and more are neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Press-Telegram

    ... experience to airborne law enforcement units. He has been a City Council member, the mayor and the treasurer for Placentia. He has since moved to Yorba Linda and is on the city's Planning Commission. Lyons does not have pictures of the six ...

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  16. CU soccer signs nine for 2017 classRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Buffzone

    ... They will fit in great with our returning Buffs." The six freshman newcomers are: defender Hannah Cardenas (Placentia, Calif.), forward Libby Geraghty (Cherry Creek High School), midfielder Jordan Goodwin (Broomfield High School), forward Katie ...

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  17. The Nixon library has a lot of Robert Lyons in it, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | The Orange County Register

    ... experience to airborne law enforcement units. He has been a City Council member, the mayor and the treasurer for Placentia. He has since moved to Yorba Linda and is on the city's Planning Commission. Lyons does not have pictures of the six ...

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  18. Fullerton police arrest wanted gang member from Placentia who had evaded captureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | The Wave

    The 20-year-old parolee had a warrant out for his arrest Jan. 25 when officers tried to take him into custody in Placentia, just west of Valencia High School. Ugalde managed to get away and police released his photo to the public , warning that he was armed and dangerous.

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  19. California man arrested on suspicion of 9th DUI in 6 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Inside Bay Area

    A man was arrested on suspicion of his ninth DUI violation in 6 years Sunday night after he crashed his car in Placentia, police said Monday. Shortly after 6 p.m., police officers were sent to a crash in the 100 block of South Lakeview Avenue.

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  20. Placentia man accused of ninth DUI in six yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Los Angeles Times

    A man was arrested on suspicion of driving drunk for the ninth time in six years, after crashing his car in Placentia over the weekend, police said. Placentia police responded to a call of a traffic collision on the 100 block of South Lakeview Avenue shortly after 6 p.m. Sunday.

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