Orange County

Several protests took place in Orange County over the weekend, including two in Santa Ana and one in Huntington Beach.

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Orange County had 229 confirmed COVID-19 cases on May 14 — its biggest daily jump so far.  “Four of the top six days for coronavirus cases in Orange County have happened in…

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It’s getting hot again this week in LA, and there are limited options of what to do to cool down. Beaches are off-limits in most areas.

Protests in Orange County continue over beach closures, stay-at-home orders

It’s getting hot again this week in LA, and there are limited options of what to do to cool down. Beaches are off-limits in most areas.

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Unlike LA County, some of Orange County’s shores were open to beachgoers over the weekend.

Thousands fill OC beaches without masks or social distancing during heat wave

Unlike LA County, some of Orange County’s shores were open to beachgoers over the weekend.

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Temperatures across much of Southern California are expected to be in the 90s over the next few days.

A few OC beaches are open. Some local officials aren’t afraid people will spread COVID-19

Temperatures across much of Southern California are expected to be in the 90s over the next few days.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The Republican-controlled Senate approved a $484 billion coronavirus relief package on Tuesday night. The House is expected to vote on the bill on Thursday.

Senate approves $484 billion relief package. How much will it help small businesses?

The Republican-controlled Senate approved a $484 billion coronavirus relief package on Tuesday night. The House is expected to vote on the bill on Thursday.

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Orange County has fallen behind in its COVID-19 testing. Like other counties statewide, it’s struggling with a lack of resources and testing.

Inconsistent data plagues Orange County’s COVID-19 preparedness

Orange County has fallen behind in its COVID-19 testing. Like other counties statewide, it’s struggling with a lack of resources and testing.

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Orange County has been slow with releasing data about the novel coronavirus and testing people. Like the rest of the state, it’s seeing more COVID-19 cases.

Orange County lags in releasing coronavirus info, leaves residents confused

Orange County has been slow with releasing data about the novel coronavirus and testing people. Like the rest of the state, it’s seeing more COVID-19 cases.

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Orange County has nearly 100 cases of COVID-19 (at last count).

Orange County starts feeling the impact of coronavirus

Orange County has nearly 100 cases of COVID-19 (at last count).

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Orange County has transformed from consistently voting red to now hueing blue. Last week’s Super Tuesday vote confirmed that.

After Super Tuesday, some Orange County regions are bluer than others

Orange County has transformed from consistently voting red to now hueing blue. Last week’s Super Tuesday vote confirmed that.

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Orange County turned blue two years ago, when Democrats won all four Republican-held Congressional districts.

Will Republicans take back Orange County on Super Tuesday?

Orange County turned blue two years ago, when Democrats won all four Republican-held Congressional districts.

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Orange County District Attorney Todd Spitzer announced last week that the city would not move forward with charges brought against Newport Beach surgeon Grant Robicheaux and his…

OC prosecutor delays decision on Newport Beach sexual assault case

Orange County District Attorney Todd Spitzer announced last week that the city would not move forward with charges brought against Newport Beach surgeon Grant Robicheaux and his…

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Orange County District Attorney General Todd Spitzer says he plans to drop charges against a Newport Beach doctor and his girlfriend who had been accused of drugging and sexually…

Prosecutor drops charges against Newport Beach couple accused of serial rape

Orange County District Attorney General Todd Spitzer says he plans to drop charges against a Newport Beach doctor and his girlfriend who had been accused of drugging and sexually…

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The state of California wants cities in the southland to build 1.3 million new housing units in the next 10 years.

OC cities oppose state housing mandate

The state of California wants cities in the southland to build 1.3 million new housing units in the next 10 years.

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We speak with a member of the Disney Parks Moms Panel, which is made up of 14 men and women who help people plan their Disney vacations.

Planning a trip to Tomorrowland? Disney Parks Moms can help

We speak with a member of the Disney Parks Moms Panel, which is made up of 14 men and women who help people plan their Disney vacations.

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In 2018, Huntington Beach sued the state over SB 54, the so-called "Sanctuary State" law that limits cooperation between local law enforcement and federal immigration officials.

Huntington Beach must comply with California’s sanctuary law, says appeals court

In 2018, Huntington Beach sued the state over SB 54, the so-called "Sanctuary State" law that limits cooperation between local law enforcement and federal immigration officials.

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Orange County used to be the bedrock of the Republican party in Southern California. But the party is facing an existential crisis.

A civil war is brewing in the OC GOP

Orange County used to be the bedrock of the Republican party in Southern California. But the party is facing an existential crisis.

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A judge ruled that Orange County cannot arrest people for sleeping in public spaces if there are no alternatives.

Orange County homelessness: Growing pains in creating emergency shelters and the search for long term solutions

A judge ruled that Orange County cannot arrest people for sleeping in public spaces if there are no alternatives.

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A sergeant at the Orange County Sheriff’s Department says dozens of internal affairs complaints have been buried.

Another scandal plagues the Orange County Sheriff’s Department

A sergeant at the Orange County Sheriff’s Department says dozens of internal affairs complaints have been buried.

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For more than 24 years, the OC Weekly was distributing its coverage of local news and entertainment at coffee shops and bookstores around Orange County.   But last week, the paper was…

The sudden demise of OC Weekly

For more than 24 years, the OC Weekly was distributing its coverage of local news and entertainment at coffee shops and bookstores around Orange County.  But last week, the paper was…

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