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  1. Rose Parade tickets still availableRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | The Wave

    Rose Parade performers participate in the 123rd annual Rose Parade in 2012. The city of Westminster is organizing a trip to see this year's parade in person.

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  2. Football field of excellence in Garden Grove, WestminsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | The Wave

    Scarcity is what makes football spectacular. Ten games isn't many, and that urgency adds drama to a sport often won or lost by slim margins.

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  3. This week's best deals: Free ice cream and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Laguna Niguel News

    New Year's Eve, Dec. 31, is not only the last day of 2014, but also the last day of the year that Baskin-Robbins is offering its cool promotion - full-size scoops of ice cream for $1.31 each on the last day of each month that has 31 days. These are the full 4-ounce scoops, not the miniature scoops they use occasionally for promotions, so head on over there! If you need to learn how to use email, take note: The Stanton library is offering a beginner's email class at 11 a.m. Monday that teaches how to set up and use an email account.

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  4. Christmastime with Brainiac and Mr. ClausRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | The Wave

    The jolly old guy stopped by our office holiday potluck today, and while we didn't sit on his lap - there are somethings even Santa won't bear - we did get our picture with him and that's plenty good for us. Seriously, you want to know how powerful the Christmas spirit can be? Watch a roomful of seen-it-all journalists light up at the sound of bells a-jinglin' on Santa's boots and then line up for selfies with Mr. Claus, all smiles and giggles.

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  5. Letters: Caltrans playing dishonest budgeting shell gameRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2014 | The Wave

    Email your letters to letters@ocregister.com . Please provide your name, city of residence and phone number .

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  6. Jury deliberations begin in trial of two men charged in connection with deadly Westminster crashRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | The Wave

    A jury in the trial of two men charged in connection with the death of an 18-year-old woman during a high-speed crash began deliberations Thursday, as they decide whether the collision was the result of a street race or simply a tragic accident. Jessica Dayoan was killed in a car crash around 5 p.m. April 5, 2012, when her brother Jorel lost control of a Toyota MR-2 they were riding in on a stretch of Hoover Street near Hazard Avenue in Westminster.

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  7. Garage fire damages Westminster duplexRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | The Wave

    Some local residents woke up to a garage fire blazing in a Westminster neighborhood Wednesday morning, as the flames spread into a nearby duplex, officials said. Orange County Fire Authority officials responded at 7:10 a.m. to a residential duplex in the 7200 block of Park Street.

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  8. Light up the holidays with BrainaicRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | The Wave

    This photo of Jason Craycraft's home at 6541 Belgrave Ave. in Garden Grove was taken a few years ago, just one of many years that house has been decorated all fancy and such. Up on the housetop Brainiac paused, out hanging lights for Santa Claus.

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  9. Police arrest 2 women suspected in Westminster robbery spreeRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2014 | The Wave

    Westminster police on Friday evening arrested Tijera Carrel, 20, of Lynwood and Janet Alvarado, 19, of Stockton near a gas station on Westminster Boulevard, near Willow Lane. Westminster police Officer Alan Aoki said a caller at 3:12 p.m. told dispatchers that a woman had tried to steal her purse in the 14500 block of Brookhurst Street, then fled in a burgandy sports utility vehicle.

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  10. Police: Man arrested after bank robbery, then carjacking taxi for high-speed chaseRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2014 | The Wave

    A man suspected of robbing a bank in Westminster was arrested Friday after carjacking a taxi and leading officers on a chase, police said. The man, described as a white male in his 20s, walked into a Union Bank branch in the 15500 block of Brookhurst Street around 3:11 p.m. Thursday, said Westminster police Commander Bill Collins.

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  11. 'Tis the season to be swindledRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | The Orange County Register

    Police say the holiday season - when charity is high and cynicism is low - is peak scam season, the time when con artists can most easily get into the wallets and bank accounts of guys like Seda. Experts say the hot holiday scams this season include con artists luring victims on Internet sites with promises of hard-to-get goods that are never delivered and using fake identities or posing as charitable organizations to get credit or bank account information over the phone.

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  12. Driver eludes police before second chase ends in fiery crash, killing passengerRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | The Wave

    A man suspected to be armed eluded Westminster officers Monday night only to be located later, which started a second pursuit that ended in a fiery death, police said. Westminster police officers responded around 7:15 p.m. to reports of a man with a gun arguing over a possible road-rage incident at 24 Hour Fitness, 6731 Westminster Blvd. Officials said the man, later identified as Javier Montoya, 40, was seen by witnesses with a handgun in his waistband.

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  13. Garden Grove/Westminster football predictions: SemifinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | The Wave

    Canyon's 2014 season gives credence to the notion that scheduling tough nonleague games will ultimately benefit young varsity players. The Comanches lost their head coach, quarterback, top running back and top receiver in the spring, yet began the season with road games against Troy, San Juan Hills and Los Alamitos.

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  14. Motorcyclist killed in Westminster crashRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2014 | The Orange County Register

    The incident occurred around 5:20 p.m. near the intersection of McFadden Avenue and Gothard Street, Westminster police Sgt. Michael Chapman said.

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  15. Lions, tigers and pols, oh myRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | The Wave

    State Sen. Lou Correa is hosting his 14th annual Holiday Office Hours at the Zoo, where constituents will have the opportunity to give suggestions for new legislation, learn about community resources and take advantage of a health fair. Correa's 34th district includes Garden Grove and Westminster, as well as Anaheim, Buena Park, Fountain Valley, Fullerton, Huntington Beach, Long Beach, Los Alamitos, Santa Ana, Seal Beach and the community of Rossmoor.

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  16. Police say man, 57, hung himself from bridge over 405Read the original story

    Nov 15, 2014 | The Wave

    A 57-year-old man hung himself from the Magnolia Street bridge over I-405 on Saturday morning, authorities said. A motorist's sighting of the man prompted officers to respond to the scene at about 7 a.m., Westminster police Sgt.

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  17. Garden Grove/Westminster football predictions: Playoffs, first roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | The Wave

    By receiving one of three Southern Division at-large berths, Santiago will play an 11th game for the first time since 2009. The Cavaliers last week hung with league titlist Garden Grove for three quarters, ultimately succumbing to the Argonauts' offense late.

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  18. Sports notes: Local volleyball teams qualify for postseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | The Orange County Register

    Three girls tennis teams qualified for the postseason last week, with Garden Grove High , La Quinta High and Rancho Alamitos High finishing 1-2-3 in the Garden Grove League. For the third time in as many years, the Argonauts finished unbeaten in league, with seniors and lineup stalwarts Ashley Truong and Karen Trinh concluding their team varsity careers with three Garden Grove League championships.

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  19. Massive undertaking underway at Westminster parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | The Wave

    Improvements: Expansion to 1,980 square feet of the restroom/multipurpose building, security lighting, two 6-foot park benches, a monument sign, concrete paving The city also plans on installing security cameras in three Westminster parks: Liberty Park, 13900 Monroe St.; Park West Park, 8301 McFadden Ave.; and Sigler Park, 7200 Plaza St. Those parks, project manager Jake Ngo said, are the ones where police have typically seen a greater amount of illegal activity. The surveillance cameras will not be monitored live, the way security guards observe cameras in buildings.

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  20. Suspected drunken driver arrested after car crashes into ambulanceRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Wave

    SANTA ANA A suspected drunken driver was arrested Wednesday, after leading police on a pursuit that ended with the vehicle crashing into an ambulance, authorities said. The driver was involved in multiple traffic collisions during the chase, which started in Westminster and ended in Santa Ana, said Cpl.

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